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1. Solve ratio proportion and percentage problems (0504_393)
An airplane flying a distance of 750 miles used 60 gallons of gasoline. How many gallons will it need to travel 2,500 miles?
A - 200.
B - 31,250.
C - 9,375.
 
2. Determine areas and volumes of various geometrical shapes (8405)
A rectangular shaped fuel tank measures 27-1/2 inches in length, 3/4 foot in width, and 8-1/4 inches in depth. How many gallons will the tank contain?
(231 cu. in. = 1 gal.)
A - 8.83
B - 7.366
C - 170.156
 
3. Use and understand the principles of simple machines sound fluid and heat dynamics basic aerodynamic (8477)
How much work input is required to lower (not drop) a 120-pound weight from the top of a 3-foot table to the floor?
A - 40 foot-pounds.
B - 360 foot-pounds.
C - 120 pounds of force.
 
4. Use graphs and charts (8150)
(Refer to Figure 40 .) Determine the proper tension for a 3/16-inch cable (7 x 19 extra flex) if the temperature is 87 °F.
A - 135 pounds.
B - 140 pounds.
C - 125 pounds.
 
5. Exercise mechanic privileges within the limitations prescribed by 14 CFR part 65 (0504_542)
When may an otherwise qualified mechanic who does not read, write, speak, and understand the English language be eligible to apply for a mechanic certificate?
A - When a special authorization has been issued by the supervising FAA Flight Standards District Office.
B - When employed outside the United States by a U.S. air carrier.
C - When employed outside the United States.
 
6. Perform precision measurements (8293)
Which tool is used to measure the clearance between a surface plate and a relatively narrow surface being checked for flatness?
A - Dial indicator.
B - Thickness gauge.
C - Depth gauge.
 
7. Use and understand the principles of simple machines sound fluid and heat dynamics basic aerodynamic (8472)
Which will weigh the least?
A - 50 parts of dry air and 50 parts of water vapor.
B - 98 parts of dry air and 2 parts of water vapor.
C - 35 parts of dry air and 65 parts of water vapor.
 
8. Perform precision measurements (8302)
The side clearances of piston rings are measured with a
A - micrometer caliper gauge.
B - dial gauge.
C - thickness gauge.
 
9. Exercise mechanic privileges within the limitations prescribed by 14 CFR part 65 (8523)
The 100-hour inspection required by Federal Aviation Regulations for certain aircraft being operated for hire may be performed by
A - appropriately rated mechanics and approved by them for return to service.
B - appropriately rated mechanics only if they have an inspection authorization.
C - persons working under the supervision of an appropriately rated mechanic, but the aircraft must be approved by the mechanic for return to service.
 
10. Inspect identify remove and treat aircraft corrosion and perform aircraft cleaning (8369)
What should be done to prevent rapid deterioration when oil or grease come in contact with a tire?
A - Wipe the tire thoroughly with a dry cloth, and then rinse with clean water.
B - Wipe the tire with a dry cloth followed by a washdown and rinse with soap and water.
C - Wipe the tire with a cloth dampened with aromatic naphtha and then wipe dry with a clean cloth.