Aircraft Structures MCQ Quiz Questions And Answers

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A material can return to normal after it has been deformed due to its elasticity. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Select one of the factors affecting Creep?
    • A. 

      The duration of the load applied.

    • B. 

      Buckling of the material

    • C. 

      Shear

    • D. 

      Strength of the material

  • 3. 
    The safe life of an aircraft is predicated on which of the following? Select all correct answers.
    • A. 

      The number of flying hours elapsed

    • B. 

      The number of landings

    • C. 

      The number of pressurization cycles elapsed.

    • D. 

      The calendar time

  • 4. 
    Fail-safe structures enable aircraft parts to be produced lighter.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Which philosophy adheres to the concept whereby no single structure supports the entire load?
    • A. 

      Damage tolerant structure

    • B. 

      Fail-safe structure

    • C. 

      Monocoque structure

    • D. 

      Semi-monocoque structure

  • 6. 
    What is a typical cabin altitude when traveling in a jet transport aircraft?
    • A. 

      10,000ft AMSL

    • B. 

      7,000 to 8,000ft AMSL

    • C. 

      5,000 to 6,000ft AMSL

    • D. 

      35,000ft AMSL

  • 7. 
    Monocoque originates from the Greek and French words, respectively, meaning?
    • A. 

      Single shell

    • B. 

      Egg shell

    • C. 

      Bird shell

    • D. 

      Bird's nest

  • 8. 
    What was added to a pure monocoque structure to support larger, more powerful aircraft?
    • A. 

      Frames

    • B. 

      Formers

    • C. 

      Skin

    • D. 

      Longerons

  • 9. 
    At what altitude is pressurization essential?
    • A. 

      10,000ft AMSL

    • B. 

      7,000ft AMSL

    • C. 

      15,000ft AMSL

    • D. 

      35,000ft AMSL

  • 10. 
    As a result of aircraft pressurization, the aircraft's hull will start to lengthen and expand, similar to a blown-up balloon. These are called longitudinal and hoop stresses, respectively.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The cargo area in a transport aircraft is normally not pressurized.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Direct vision windows double as an escape for the crew during an emergency.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The construction of the wing of an aircraft is centered around the main member. What is that member called?
    • A. 

      Skin

    • B. 

      Rib

    • C. 

      Frame

    • D. 

      Spar

  • 14. 
    A torsion box is used in the wing of an aircraft to provide rigidity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    What are the four typical loads on an aircraft?
    • A. 

      Tension, torsion, creep, elongation.

    • B. 

      Elasticity, shear, compression, torsion

    • C. 

      Tension, compression, torsion, shear

    • D. 

      Compression, buckling, elasticity, shear

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