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1. Radio Navigation (3560)
(Refer to Figure 25 .) On what course should the VOR receiver (OBS) be set in order to navigate direct from Majors Airport (area 1) to Quitman VORTAC (area 2)?
A - 101°.
B - 108°.
C - 281°.
2. General (3072)
If an in-flight emergency requires immediate action, the pilot in command may
A - deviate from any rule of 14 CFR part 91 to the extent required to meet the emergency, but must submit a written report to the Administrator within 24 hours.
B - deviate from any rule of 14 CFR part 91 to the extent required to meet that emergency.
C - not deviate from any rule of 14 CFR part 91 unless prior to the deviation approval is granted by the Administrator.
3. Airport Operations (3809)
(Refer to Figure 51 .) The segmented circle indicates that a landing on Runway 26 will be with a
A - right-quartering headwind.
B - left-quartering headwind.
C - right-quartering tailwind.
4. Abbreviations and Symbols (3012-1)
After takeoff, which airspeed would the pilot use to gain the most altitude in a given period of time?
A - VY.
B - VX.
C - VA.
5. General (3086)
With certain exceptions, safety belts are required to be secured about passengers during
A - taxi, takeoffs, and landings.
B - all flight conditions.
C - flight in turbulent air.
6. Airplane Performance (3294)
(Refer to Figure 8 .) Determine the density altitude for these conditions:
Altimeter setting - 29.25
Runway temperature - +81 °F
Airport elevation - 5,250 ft MSL
A - 4,600 feet MSL.
B - 5,877 feet MSL.
C - 8,500 feet MSL.
7. The Aviation Weather Service Program (3528)
When telephoning a weather briefing facility for preflight weather information, pilots should state
A - the aircraft identification or the pilot's name.
B - true airspeed.
C - fuel on board.
8. Abbreviations and Symbols (3006)
Which V-speed represents maneuvering speed?
A - VA.
B - VLO.
C - VNE.
9. The Pitot Static System and Associated Instruments (3250)
(Refer to Figure 3 .) Altimeter 1 indicates
A - 500 feet.
B - 1,500 feet.
C - 10,500 feet.
10. Flight Rules General (3097)
Unless otherwise authorized, what is the maximum indicated airspeed at which a person may operate an aircraft below 10,000 feet MSL?
A - 200 knots.
B - 250 knots.
C - 288 knots.