Registration - Step 2

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1) What color are the taxiway edge lights?
A. White
B. Blue
C. Green
D. Yellow

2) Complete this statement: The higher an aircraft flies…
A. The thinner the air and the greater the angle of attack required to produce the lift needed to maintain level flight.
B. The thicker the air and the greater the angle of attack required to produce the lift needed to maintain level flight.
C. The thinner the air and the lesser the angle of attack required to produce the lift needed to maintain level flight.
D. The thicker the air and the lesser the angle of attack required to produce the lift needed to maintain level flight.

3) What airport does KDFW refer to?
A. Denver, Colorado
B. Denton, Texas
C. Fort Worth Alliance, Texas
D. Dallas Fort Worth, Texas

4) What are the flight requirements to remain active with Virtual American?
A. Each member must fly 2 legs per month
B. Each member must fly at least 1 leg per calendar month
C. Each member must fly at least 3 legs per calendar month
D. There is no minimum requirement to remain active with Virtual American

5) What range of speed is considered Transonic?
A. Mach 1.0 and above
B. Mach 0.75 to 1.20
C. Mach 2.0 to 3.0
D. Any Mach below 1.0

6) The Boeing Company's largest factory is located in which North American city?
A. Seattle, Washington
B. Chicago, Illinois
C. New York, New York
D. Charleston, South Carolina

7) What piece of equipment should you not use to stop an aircraft with a single engine landing?
A. Brakes
B. Flaps
C. Throttle
D. Thrust Reversers

8) What’s the difference between a radar altimeter and a barometric altimeter?
A. Radar altimeter has to be adjusted, but the barometric altimeter has to remain at 29.92
B. Radar altimeter has to remain at 29.92, but the barometric altimeter can be adjusted
C. Barometric altimeter displays height in MSL, the radar altimeter displays height in AGL
D. Barometric altimeter displays height in AGL, the radar altimeter displays height in MSL

9) What phase of flight is the most dangerous?
A. Landing
B. Takeoff
C. Approach
D. Cruise

10) Which answer best describes Vmo
A. Maximum Mach Operating Airspeed
B. Minimum Operating Airspeed
C. Mach Operating Airspeed
D. Maximum Operating Airspeed

11) When is “Clearance Void Time” used by ATC?
A. The airport is uncontrolled
B. The airport does not have a tower
C. ATC does not know what is happening at the airport
D. All of the above

12) What does the term “Line up and wait” mean?
A. Look both ways, then taxi onto the runway and take off.
B. Taxi onto the runway and take off
C. Wait at the gate for further instructions
D. Taxi onto the runway and wait for further instructions from ATC

13) Using the following METAR, what are the winds? KDFW 2210730Z 09016KT 10SM BKN044 BKN055 27/14 A3009 RMK AO2 SLP188 T02670139
A. Out of the west at 16kts
B. Out of the East at 16kts
C. 221 at 30kts
D. 221 at 07kts with gust of 30

14) When do you turn the aircraft Strobe Lights on?
A. At the gate after engine start
B. Exiting the active runway after landing
C. Entering the active runway before take-off roll
D. At the gate before engine start

15) What is the difference between groundspeed and true airspeed?
A. Groundspeed is the same as true airspeed
B. Groundspeed is true airspeed adjusted for the mach number
C. Groundspeed is true airspeed adjusted for the winds
D. Groundspeed is the speed when the plane is on the ground and airspeed is the speed when it is airborne.

16) N1 represents what?
A. The inter-stage turbine temperature
B. The ratio of turbine discharge to compressor temperature
C. The rotation speed of the low pressure compressor
D. The speed at which you can lift off

17) What times of day are TAFs released?
A. 0000Z, 0600Z,1200Z,1800Z
B. 0100Z, 0800Z, 1300Z, 1900Z
C. 0000Z, 0600Z, 1800Z
D. 0000Z, 1200Z

18) What is the purpose of using flaps during take-off and landing?
A. To slow the airplane down
B. To allow the airplane to slip
C. To increase handling at lower speeds
D. To provide lift at lower speeds

19) An excessive angle of attack will result in what?
A. Steep bank
B. Stall
C. Steep climb
D. Engine failure

20) Name the two categories of airspace in the United States
A. Regulated and non-regulated
B. Class B airspace and class D airspace
C. Controlled and Uncontrolled
D. Regulated and Uncontrolled