1. The Aeronautical Information Manual (AIM) specifically encourages pilots to turn on their landing lights when operating below 10,000 feet, day or night, and especially when operating:
A. In Class B airspace
B. In conditions of reduced visibility
C. Within 10 miles of any airport
D. Both B and C
2. When making routine transponder code changes, pilots should avoid inadvertent selection of which code?
3. How far will an aircraft travel in 7.5 minutes with a ground speed of 114 knots?
A. 14.25 NM
B. 15.00 NM
C. 14.50 NM
4. When executing an emergency approach to land in a single-engine airplane, it is important to maintain a constant glide speed because variations in glide speed will:
A. Increase the chances of shock cooling the engine
B. Nullify all attempts at accuracy in judgment of gliding distance and
C.Assure the proper descent angle is maintained until entering the flare
5. Deviation error of the magnetic compass is caused by:
A northerly turning error
B. Certain metals and electrical systems within the aircraft
C. The difference in location of true north and magnetic north
6. Which statement relates to Bernoulli’s principle?
A. For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction
B. An additional upward force is generated as the lower surface of the wing deflects air downward
C. Air traveling faster over the curved upper surface of an airfoil causes lower pressure on the top surface.
Answers: 1. D; 2. C; 3. A; 4. B; 5. B; 6. C