Tools And Sewing

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Sewing Quizzes & Trivia

Tools, sewing, fabrics


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  • 1. 
      What equipment can you as an aircrew flight equipment journeyman work with?
    • A. 

      Stencil machine.

    • B. 

      Sewing machines.

    • C. 

      All power tools under direct supervision.

    • D. 

      Only items you are trained and authorized to use.

  • 2. 
    What can you do to ensure maximum benefits from the tools you use and reduce the chances of serious injury? 
    • A. 

      Observe all safety guidelines.

    • B. 

      Use powered tools as a last resort.

    • C. 

      Use powered tools under direct supervision.

    • D. 

      Determine the safety rules that apply to the situation.

  • 3. 
    What must you do to a jammed power tool?  
    • A. 

      Clear it using the correct tool.

    • B. 

      Disassemble it to clear the jam.

    • C. 

      Turn power switch to off, then clear tool.

    • D. 

      Disconnect the power supply, then clear tool.

  • 4. 
    What will help you keep track of your tools? 
    • A. 

      Toolbox.

    • B. 

      Tool inventory list.

    • C. 

      Toolbox and tool inventory list.

    • D. 

      Hand receipt and your section chief.

  • 5. 
    Which piece of safety equipment is used to limit damage from falling objects?  
    • A. 

      Gloves.

    • B. 

      Face shield.

    • C. 

      Safety shoes.

    • D. 

      Ear protection.

  • 6. 
    What are the different types of screwdrivers normally used in an aircrew flight equipment shop? 
    • A. 

      Common, cross-tip, cross-point, offset, jeweler’s, and ratchet.

    • B. 

      Cross-tip, cross-point, cabinet, and stubby.

    • C. 

      Common, offset, jeweler’s, and ratchet.

    • D. 

      Cabinet, offset, stubby, and apex.

  • 7. 
    You can identify the Phillips screwdriver by its 
    • A. 

      Cross-tip and blunt end.

    • B. 

      Cross-tip and sharp end.

    • C. 

      Cross-point and blunt end.

    • D. 

      Cross-point and sharp end.

  • 8. 
    Which type of pliers should be used for cutting small, light materials like wires and cotter pins? 
    • A. 

      Lineman’s side-cutting.

    • B. 

      Diagonal-cutting.

    • C. 

      Slip-joint.

    • D. 

      Vise-grip.

  • 9. 
    You apply a light coat of oil when caring for pliers to 
    • A. 

      Prevent corrosion.

    • B. 

      Prevent corrosion and discoloration.

    • C. 

      Prevent corrosion and to lubricate the pivot point.

    • D. 

      Lubricate the pivot point, making scissors action smoother.

  • 10. 
    What two wrenches have been combined to make up a combination wrench?  
    • A. 

      Socket and adjustable.

    • B. 

      Open-end and socket.

    • C. 

      Box and adjustable.

    • D. 

      Open-end and box.

  • 11. 
    What type of wrench would be used when the correct size wrench or socket is not available?  
    • A. 

      Box-end.

    • B. 

      Open-end.

    • C. 

      Adjustable

    • D. 

      Combination.

  • 12. 
    What is one rule to follow when using an adjustable wrench to remove a nut?  
    • A. 

      Ensure a tight fit on the nut.

    • B. 

      Push rather than pull the wrench.

    • C. 

      Extend the handle for more leverage.

    • D. 

      Use the wrench so the pulling force is applied to the adjustable jaw.

  • 13. 
    What are the two types of woodworking chisels? 
    • A. 

      Tang and flat.

    • B. 

      Socket and flat.

    • C. 

      Socket and tang.

    • D. 

      Flat and beveled.

  • 14. 
    How do you hand shears to another person? 
    • A. 

      Open and offer the tip.

    • B. 

      Closed and offer the tip.

    • C. 

      Open and offer the handle.

    • D. 

      Closed and offer the handle.

  • 15. 
    What type of stone should be used to sharpen shears? 
    • A. 

      Fine to medium.

    • B. 

      Fine to coarse.

    • C. 

      Medium to coarse.

    • D. 

      Coarse only.

  • 16. 
    What will happen if shears are sharpened from the handle to the tip? 
    • A. 

      The blades will be sharpened at the wrong angle.

    • B. 

      The heat draws out the spring temper.

    • C. 

      The spring action will be increased.

    • D. 

      Nothing, this is the correct method.

  • 17. 
    If a long measuring tape is allowed to sag, it 
    • A. 

      Can increase the measurement.

    • B. 

      Can decrease the measurement.

    • C. 

      Does not affect the measurement.

    • D. 

      Has little affect on the measurement.

  • 18. 
    An awl is used to 
    • A. 

      Find and mark holes.

    • B. 

      Find and punch holes.

    • C. 

      Mark and align holes.

    • D. 

      Align and score holes.

  • 19. 
    What type of hand needle is best suited for installing hidden stitches?  
    • A. 

      Curved.

    • B. 

      Harness.

    • C. 

      Straight.

    • D. 

      Upholsterer’s.

  • 20. 
    What type of hand needle has a rounded (blunt) point that moves and separates the threads in the weave of the material? 
    • A. 

      Upholsterer’s.

    • B. 

      Straight.

    • C. 

      Harness.

    • D. 

      Curved.

  • 21. 
    The parachute-packing paddle (fid) can be made out of any suitable, strong, and pliable material except  
    • A. 

      Wood.

    • B. 

      Teflon.

    • C. 

      Plastic.

    • D. 

      Aluminum.

  • 22. 
    What can result if you do not use stencil paper in the stencil machine?  
    • A. 

      The dies and punches can jam.

    • B. 

      The dies and punches can be dulled.

    • C. 

      The stencil machine will not operate.

    • D. 

      Nothing, you can use any cardstock paper.

  • 23. 
    Besides being of sufficient length and width to hold the complete parachute assembly, which of the following meets the specialized requirements for parachute packing tables? 
    • A. 

      Sturdy, sealed wood finish.

    • B. 

      Portable, sealed wood finish.

    • C. 

      Portable and padded at one end.

    • D. 

      Sturdy, finished in unsealed wood.

  • 24. 
    What is the advantage of the portable press?  
    • A. 

      It has perfect alignment features.

    • B. 

      It controls the depth of installation.

    • C. 

      The ability to be used in tight places.

    • D. 

      The snaps are locked in place prior to installation.

  • 25. 
    Which snap fastener installation press is to be used as a last resort?  
    • A. 

      Foot.

    • B. 

      Hand.

    • C. 

      Electric.

    • D. 

      Portable.