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While heading north, you find that you are on a converging course with another airplane headed west at the same altitude. What action should you take?

Alter course to the right, to pass behind the other airplane.

One weather phenomenon which will always occur when flying across a front is a change in the

wind direction.

What is meant by the term "dewpoint"?

The temperature to which air must be cooled to become saturated.

A person may not act as a crewmember of a civil aircraft if alcoholic beverages have been consumed by that person within the preceding

8 hours.

What type of information/service is provided by EFAS?

Pertinent enroute weather briefings and distribution of PIREPs

According to the accompanying terminal aerodrome forecast (TAF), by 0500Z the visibility and ceiling at Philadelphia (KPHL) are expected to be

four miles and 4,000 overcast.

Which best describes the flight conditions under which flight crewmembers are specifically
required to keep their safety belts and shoulder harnesses fastened?

Safety belts during takeoff and landing and while en route; shoulder harnesses during takeoff and landing.

Thunderstorms and squall lines are generally associated with what type of front?

Fast-moving cold

What are the processes by which moisture is added to unsaturated air?

Evaporation and sublimation.

An example of a category classification with respect to pilot certification is

airplane

When must a pilot who deviates from a regulation during an emergency send a written report
of that deviation to the Administrator?

Upon request.

The aircraft papers required by the FAA to be carried aboard an airplane include the

airworthiness certificate, certificate of registration, and weight and
balance data.

What conditions are necessary for the formation of thunderstorms?

Unstable air, a lifting force, and high moisture content

To carry passengers on a pleasure trip in an airplane with a tricycle landing gear, what recent
experience requirements must you meet before departure?

A flight review within the preceding 24 months and three takeoffs and landings in an aircraft of the same category and class within the preceding 90 days

A private pilot had a flight review on September 2 of last year. When is the next flight review
required?

September 30, next year

What are the wind conditions at Wink, Texas (KINK)?http://o.quizlet.com/J1NF2xY.abIqznkGBsNC-g_m.jpg

110° at 12 knots, peak gusts 18 knots.

Every physical process of weather is accompanied by, or is the result of, a

heat exchange.

For private pilot operations, a Second-Class Medical Certificate issued to a 42-year-old pilot on
July 15, this year, will expire at midnight on

July 31, 2 years later.

What wind is forecast for STL at 9,000 feet?http://o.quizlet.com/4wyO95eXZCMtAtKb7wGLDA_m.jpg

230° true at 32 knots.

Which type of weather briefing should a pilot request to supplement mass disseminated data?

An abbreviated briefing.

Preflight activities for a cross-country flight should include a careful study of weather reports
and forecasts, fuel and runway requirements, and an alternate course of action if the flight cannot
be completed as planned. Such preflight action is

required by regulation and is a good operating practice.

The operator of an aircraft that has been involved in an incident is required to submit a report
to the nearest field office of the NTSB

when requested.

May aircraft wreckage be moved prior to the time the NTSB takes custody?

Yes, but only to protect the wreckage from further damage.

Who has the final responsibility for the safe operation of an aircraft?

Pilot in command

At what altitude is the freezing level over the middle of Florida on the 12-hour Significant
Weather Prognostic Chart?

12,000 feet.

Under what circumstances is a private pilot permitted to carry a passenger who is clearly under the influence of drugs?

A passenger under the influence of drugs may be carried in an
emergency.

Which weather phenomenon signals the beginning of the mature stage of a thunderstorm?

Precipitation beginning to fall.

Steady precipitation preceding a front is an indication of

stratiform clouds with little or no turbulence.

A private pilot had a flight review on September 2 of last year. When is the next flight review
required?

September 30, next year

Preflight activities for a cross-country flight should include a careful study of weather reports and
forecasts, fuel and runway requirements, and an alternate course of action if the flight cannot be
completed as planned. Such preflight action is

required by regulation and is a good operating practice

According to NTSB Part 830, which of the following occurrences would require immediate
notification of the NTSB?

Damage in excess of $25,000 to property other than the aircraft

What processes result in moisture being added to unsaturated air?

Evaporation and sublimation

How should contact be established with an En Route Flight Advisory Service (EFAS) station,
and what service would be expected?

Call Flight Watch on 122.0 for information regarding actual weather and thunderstorm activity along proposed route.

The scalloped lines on the low-level prognostic chart enclose areas

with ceilings from 1,000 to 3,000 feet and/or visibility from three to five statute miles.

According to NTSB Part 830, when is the operator of an aircraft required to notify the NTSB?

If an aircraft experiences a flight control system malfunction or failure

When must a pilot who deviates from a regulation during an emergency send a written report
of that deviation to the Administrator?

Upon request.

Which aircraft has the right-of-way over the other aircraft listed?

- Aircraft towing other aircraft
- Airship
- Gyroplane

Aircraft towing other aircraft.

During the time period from 0600Z to 0800Z, what visibility is forecast for KOKC?http://o.quizlet.com/DM1hSQ2pDreD8nNkSDAzVw_m.jpg

Greater than 6 statute miles.

Before a person holding a private pilot certificate may act as pilot in command of a highperformance airplane, that person must have

received ground and flight instruction from an authorized flight instructor who then endorses that person's logbook.

If the departure time for your flight is six or more hours away, what type of weather briefing is
appropriate?

Outlook briefing

The elevation at Denver (KDEN) is 5,400 feet. According to the accompanying aviation routine
weather report (METAR), how far below the ceiling will you be if you are flying at 7,500 feet MSL
over Denver?

900 feet

If recency of experience requirements for night flight are not met and official sunset is 1830,
the latest time passengers may be carried is

1929

May a pilot operate an aircraft that is not in compliance with an Airworthiness Directive (AD)?

Yes, if allowed by the AD.

Which preflight action is specifically required of the pilot prior to each flight?

Become familiar with all available information concerning the flight

What action should you take if you receive a clearance that will cause you to deviate from an FAR?

Refuse the clearance, and request an amended clearance

Before a person holding a private pilot certificate may act as pilot in command of a high performance airplane, that person must have

received ground and flight instruction from an authorized flight instructor who then endorses that person's logbook.

With the approach and passage of a frontal system in the United States, what pressure and wind direction changes take place?

The pressure falls as the front approaches and rises after its passage, while the wind direction shifts to the right after frontal passage

What is the major motivating force behind atmospheric circulation?

Uneven heating of the earth's surface

Who is responsible for determining if an aircraft is in condition for safe flight?

The pilot in command

According to regulations pertaining to privileges and limitations, a private pilot may

not pay less than the pro rata share of the operating expenses of a flight with passengers provided the expenses involve only fuel, oil, airport expenditures, or rental fees.

Preflight activities for a cross-country flight should include a careful study of weather reports and forecasts, fuel and runway requirements, and an alternate course of action if the flight cannot be completed as planned. Such preflight action is

required by regulation and is a good operating practice

With regard to safety belts, the pilot of a small airplane must ensure that all passengers

are briefed on how to fasten and unfasten their safety belts and shoulder harnesses.

A small or converging temperature/dewpoint spread usually results in

fog and low clouds.

Use the accompanying winds and temperatures aloft forecasts to determine the wind direction, velocity and air temperature expected at 11,000 feet MSL over Glasgow (GGW).

297° true at 19 knots, -11°C

If a third class medical certificate was issued to a 35-year-old pilot on March 26 of this year, when will it expire?

March 31, 5 years later

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