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1. 4 cycle and 2 cycle Engines (lsp_7134)
In order to improve engine efficiency, two-cycle engine exhaust systems are tuned to
A - close the exhast valve to stop the fuel mixture from exiting the cylinder.
B - stop the fuel mixture from exiting the cylinder before cumbustion.
C - use a reed valve to stop the fuel mixture from exiting the cylinder.
2. Visual Flight Rules (02_2203)
You need to maintain this distance below clouds:
A - 500 feet
B - 1,000 feet
C - 2,000 feet
3. 4 cycle vs 2 cycle (lsp_7133)
Coolant in a liquid cooled engine is normally circulated by
A - capillary attraction.
B - an electric pump.
C - an engine driven pump.
4. Sources for Airport Data (1104_118)
The most comprehensive information on a given airport is provided by
A - the Airport/Facility Directory (A/FD).
B - Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS).
C - world aeronautical (WAC) charts.
5. Wake Turbulence (1104_39)
What wind condition prolongs the hazards of wake turbulence on a landing runway for the longest period of time?
A - Light quartering headwind.
B - Direct tailwind.
C - Light quartering tailwind.
6. Pitot Static Flight Instruments (lsp_2336_0607)
What is pressure altitude?
A - The indicated altitude corrected for position and installation error.
B - The altitude indicated when the barometric pressure scale is set to 29.92.
C - The indicated altitude corrected for nonstandard temperature and pressure.
7. Sectional Chart (0205_121)
(Refer to Figure 66 , area 3.) The base of that portion of Class E airspace designated as a Federal Airway over Magee Airport is
A - 1,200 feet AGL.
B - 700 feet MSL.
C - 7,500 feet MSL.
8. 4 cycle vs 2 cycle (lsp_2245)
A standby source of fuel to an engine in a powered parachute is typically
A - from an electrically powered pump
B - through gravity feed
C - from a pressurized fuel tank
9. Excerpts (lsp_2297_0607)
What causes false lift which sometimes occurs during launch procedures?
A - Closing the maneuvering vent too rapidly.
B - Excessive temperature within the envelope.
C - Venturi effect of the wind on the envelope.
10. Special Use Airspace (lsp_2294_0607)
A balloon flight through a restricted area is
A - permitted at certain times, but only with prior permission by the appropriate authority.
B - permitted anytime, but caution should be exercised because of high-speed military aircraft.
C - never permitted.