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Safety 1.3 A101

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What is the antidote when a pilot has a hazardous attitude, such as "Anti-authority"?
Follow the rules.
What often leads to spatial disorientation or collision with ground/obstacles when flying under Visual Flight Rules (VFR)?
Continual flight into instrument conditions
What is the one common factor which affects most preventable accidents?
Human error.
Who is responsible for determining whether a pilot is fit to fly for a particular flight, even though he or she holds a current medical certificate?
The pilot.
What is the antidote when a pilot has a hazardous attitude, such as "Resignation"?
I am not helpless
What is one of the neglected items when a pilot relies on short and long term memory for repetitive tasks?
Checklists
Risk management, as part of the aeronautical decision making process (ADM), relies on which features to reduce the risks associated with each flight?
Situational awareness, problem recognition, and good judgment.
Hazardous attitudes occur to every pilot to some degree at some time. What are some of these hazardous attitudes?
Anti-authority, Impulsivity, macho, resignation, and invulnerability
The most effective method of scanning for other aircraft for collision avoidance during daylight hours is to use
a series of short, regularly spaced eye movements to search each 10-degree sector
In the aeronautical decision making process (ADM), what is the first step in neutralizing a hazardous attitude?
Recognizing hazardous thoughts
What is the antidote when a pilot has a hazardous attitude, such as "Macho"?
Taking chances is foolish
What is the antidote when a pilot has a hazardous attitude, such as "invulnerability"?
It could happen to me
What is the antidote when a pilot has a hazardous attitude, such as "Impulsivity"?
Not so fast, think first
What is it often called when a pilot pushes his or her capabilities and the aircraft's limits by trying to maintain visual contact with the terrain in low visibility and ceiling?
Scud running.
Which technique should a pilot use to scan for traffic to the right and left during straight-and-level flight?
Systematically focus on different segments of the sky for short intervals.