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Sport Pilot Quiz

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1. General (1104_145)
Safety belts are required to be properly secured about which persons in an aircraft and when?
A - Pilots only, during takeoffs and landings.
B - Passengers, during taxi, takeoffs, and landings.
C - Each person on board the aircraft during the entire flight
2. AC 60-22, Aeronautical Decision Making (0205_102)
What should a pilot do when recognizing a thought as hazardous?
A - Label that thought as hazardous, then correct that thought by stating the corresponding learned antidote.
B - Avoid developing this hazardous thought.
C - Develop this hazardous thought and follow through with modified action.
3. Balance Stability and Center of Gravity (lsp_2323_0607)
Which items are included in the empty weight of an aircraft?
A - Unusable fuel and undrainable oil.
B - Only the airframe, powerplant, and optional equipment.
C - Full fuel tanks and engine oil to capacity.
4. Reporting of Aircraft Accidents Incidents and Overdue Aircraft (1104_150)
The operator of an aircraft that has been involved in an accident is required to file an accident report within how many days?
A - 5
B - 7
C - 10
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. Latitude and Longitude Meridians and Parallels (1104_102)
The course measured on a sectional chart by reference to a meridian is known as the
A - true course.
B - magnetic course.
C - true heading.
7. Physics (lsp_2285_0607)
The lifting forces which act on a hot air balloon are primarily the result of the interior air temperature being
A - greater than ambient temperature.
B - less than ambient temperature.
C - equal to ambient temperature.
8. AC 60-22, Aeronautical Decision Making (1104_86)
What is the one common factor which affects most preventable accidents?
A - Human error.
B - Mechanical malfunction.
C - Structural failure
9. The Aviation Weather Service Program (1104_154)
Which type weather briefing should a pilot request, when departing within the hour, if no preliminary weather information has been received?
A - Outlook briefing.
B - Abbreviated briefing.
C - Standard briefing
10. Controlled Airspace (1104_40)
Sport Pilot minimum flight visibility for Class E airspace less than 10,000 feet mean sea level (MSL) is
A - 2,000 feet horizontal.
B - 3 statute miles.
C - 3 nautical miles.