Private Pilot-navigation/meteo

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Private Pilot-navigation/meteo

Navigation is a field of study which focuses on the process of monitoring and controlling the movement of a craft or vehicle from one place to another. What can you tell us about this particular practice?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Given 224 degree is the true heading.228 degree is the magnetic heading and 230 degree is the compass heading.what is the deviation?
    • A. 

      2 degree E

    • B. 

      2 degree W

    • C. 

      4 degree E

  • 2. 
    When you are require the weather at an aerodroms 5 hours from the present time,what do you ask for?
    • A. 

      Weather report

    • B. 

      Weather forecast

    • C. 

      Weather analysis

  • 3. 
    When is CAVOK you expect?
    • A. 

      Fine weather

    • B. 

      Thunderstorm

    • C. 

      Approaching weather

  • 4. 
    What is variation?
    • A. 

      Difference between Magnetic North and true North

    • B. 

      Difference between compass north and true north

    • C. 

      Difference between compass north and magnetic north

  • 5. 
    What is affected by the steel in ball bearing placed near compass?
    • A. 

      Variation only

    • B. 

      Deviation only

    • C. 

      Both deviation and Variation

  • 6. 
    During squall wind speed will increase
    • A. 

      For a few seconds

    • B. 

      For a vew minutes

    • C. 

      For a few hours

  • 7. 
    When it is said the wind is backing from 270 to 130 it is changing from
    • A. 

      Westerly to south easterly

    • B. 

      Easterly to north westerly

    • C. 

      Westerly to north easterly

  • 8. 
    What is the rhumb line?
    • A. 

      Shortest distance from one place to another

    • B. 

      Line which cuts the same angle meridian

    • C. 

      Line which joins all the points of same pressure

  • 9. 
    When will clouds form over mount kinabalu?
    • A. 

      Early morning

    • B. 

      Midday and afternoon

    • C. 

      Midnight

  • 10. 
    You set your altimeter to 1010 mb and fly to a place where the pressure is 1020mb.your altimeter will?
    • A. 

      Read correct

    • B. 

      Read 300ft higher than actual height amsl

    • C. 

      Read 300ft lower than actual height amsl

  • 11. 
    When there is a wind blowing a cross a range of hill,on the windward side it will be
    • A. 

      Gusty and have strong updrafts

    • B. 

      Calm

    • C. 

      Gusty and have strong downdrafts

  • 12. 
    When there is a heavy rain from the Cb clouds,what is the most appropriate action to take assuming no terrain obstruction?
    • A. 

      Fly above it

    • B. 

      Change course and fly around it

    • C. 

      Fly below it

  • 13. 
    You have 32 gallons of fuel.Assuming you use an average of 8 gallons an hour and travel a distance of 295 nm with an airspeed of 195 kts.how much fuel will you have left?
    • A. 

      18 gallons

    • B. 

      11 gallons

    • C. 

      21 gallons

  • 14. 
    To fly from A to B you fly a track of 242 T.Assuming there is a drift of 6 port,what track do you take to back to A?
    • A. 

      056 T

    • B. 

      062 T

    • C. 

      078 T

  • 15. 
    Temperature +10 C,altitude 8000 ft,RAS 125 kts.what is the TAS?
    • A. 

      135 kts

    • B. 

      138 kts

    • C. 

      144 kts

  • 16. 
    In a chart of scale 1:100:000 it takes 24 ,minutes to travel a distance equivalent to 4 inches on the map.In a chart of scale  1:25:000 how long it will take to travel the distance equivalent to 4 inches assuming the same airspeed?
    • A. 

      The same time

    • B. 

      4 minutes

    • C. 

      6 minutes

  • 17. 
    You are flying a track of 190degree.If there is a drift to the port,what will be your track made good?
    • A. 

      199

    • B. 

      181

    • C. 

      179

  • 18. 
    How long it will take you to fly 285 nm at 190 kts?
    • A. 

      90 minutes

    • B. 

      85 minutes

    • C. 

      99 minutes

  • 19. 
    Which is correct?
    • A. 

      Deviation is difference between compass and the magnetic north

    • B. 

      Deviation is difference between compass and the true north

    • C. 

      Deviation is difference betweenmagnetic and true north

  • 20. 
    You are flying a heading of 290.After 120 nm you realise you are 12 nm south.What is your drift
    • A. 

      6 S

    • B. 

      6 P

    • C. 

      9 P

  • 21. 
    How many feet is 5890 m?_______ feet
  • 22. 
    How many nautical milesin  222 statue miles?------------nm