Registration - Step 2

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1) From the list of approaches, list in order from most precise, to least precise
A. ILS, VOR, NDB
B. VOR, ILS, NDB
C. NDB, VOR, ILS
D. ILS, NDB, VOR

2) When an ATC controller request you to “squawk 6011” what does that mean?
A. Tune 6011 into your COM radio
B. Tune 6011 into your NAV radio
C. Tune 6011 into your transponder
D. Tune 6011 into your NDM

3) The headquarters for Airbus is located in which European city?
A. Paris, France
B. London, England
C. Toulouse, France
D. Hamburg, Germany

4) 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

5) 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.

6) 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

7) 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

8) Which answer best describes V1?
A. Stall speed
B. Rotation speed
C. Take off decision speed
D. Minimum approach speed

9) 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

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

11) 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

12) 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.

13) 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

14) What instrument(s) are affected when the pitot tube freezes over?
A. Airspeed Indicator, VSI
B. VSI, Altimeter
C. Airspeed Indicator
D. Altimeter, Airspeed Indicator

15) 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

16) What does 180 ETOPS limit an aircraft’s route to?
A. Never being more than 180 miles from land
B. Never being more than 180 miles on 1 engine from a diversion field
C. Never being more than 180 minutes from land
D. Never being more than 180 minutes on 1 engine from a diversion field

17) 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

18) American Airlines merged with US Airways in what year?
A. 2014
B. 2013
C. 2010
D. 1776

19) Choose from the list of ATC controller positions, the order in which you would interact with them on departure from an airfield
A. Ground, Tower, Departure/Approach, Center
B. Tower, Ground, Center, Departure/Approach
C. Center, Ground, Tower, Departure/Approach
D. Ground, Center, Tower, Departure/Approach

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