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AMT Airframe Quiz

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1. Inspect, check, troubleshoot, service and repair airframe ice and rain control systems (8986)
How do deicer boots help remove ice accumulations?
A - By preventing the formation of ice.
B - By breaking up ice formations.
C - By allowing only a thin layer of ice to build up.
2. Repair and inspect aircraft electrical system components crimp and splice wiring to manufacturer's s (8820)
The type of electric wire terminals used for most aircraft applications, in addition to providing good current carrying capabilities, are designed primarily
A - to prevent circuit failure due to terminal disconnection.
B - for uncomplicated and rapid circuit connection and disconnection.
C - for permanent connection to the circuit.
3. Inspect, check, service and repair landing gear, retraction systems, shock struts brakes, wheels, ti (8346)
If an aircraft shock strut (air/oil type) bottoms upon initial landing contact, but functions correctly during taxi, the most probable cause is
A - low fluid.
B - low air charge.
C - a restricted metering pin orifice.
4. Inspect, check, service, troubleshoot and repair electronic flight instrument systems and both mecha (8608)
Fuel flow transmitters are designed to transmit data
A - mechanically.
B - electrically.
C - utilizing fluid power.
5. Check and service fuel dump systems (8701)
Which of the following is employed to maintain lateral stability when jettisoning fuel?
A - Two separate independent systems.
B - Crossfeed system.
C - Two interconnected systems.
6. Inspect, check and troubleshoot constant speed and integrated speed drive generators (0504_777)
Integrated drive generators (IDG) employ a type of high output ac generator that utilizes
A - brushes and slip rings to carry generated dc exciter current to the rotating field.
B - battery current to excite the field.
C - a brushless system to produce current.
7. Inspect, check, service, troubleshoot and repair electronic flight instrument systems and both mecha (8592)
The maximum deviation (during level flight) permitted in a compensated magnetic direction indicator installed on an aircraft certificated under Federal Aviation Regulation Part 23 is
A - 6°.
B - 8°.
C - 10°.
8. Install instruments and perform a static pressure system leak test (8629)
What marking color is used to indicate if a cover glass has slipped?
A - Red.
B - White.
C - Yellow.
9. Inspect, check, troubleshoot, service and repair alternating and direct current electrical systems (8902)
When using an ohmmeter to check the continuity of a generator field coil, the coil should
A - be removed from the generator housing.
B - show high resistance when the meter prods are connected to the terminals of the coil.
C - show very low resistance if it is a series field coil.
10. Perform airframe conformity and airworthiness inspections (8298)
Where would you find the recommended statement for recording the approval or disapproval for return to service of an aircraft after a 100-hour or annual inspection?
A - 14 CFR Part 65.
B - 14 CFR Part 43.
C - 14 CFR Part 91.