Quiz: Can You Answer These 22 Questions Every Pilot Should Know?

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Do you have the need for speed or will you come crashing down to earth?

Only a trained pilot could answer these questions. See if you can "take off" on this quiz with your pilot knowledge!

 Oct 13, 2017
1 of 22Pick one!
Which of the following is NOT one of the documents needed on an international cross-country flight?
Crew Licenses
Certificate of airworthiness
Certificate of Maintenance
2 of 22Pick one!
What is the smallest plane created?
Bede BD-5
Boeing 757
Tiny 251
3 of 22Pick one!
What is absolute altitude?
The horizontal distance of the aircraft
The amount of altitude in the world
The distance of the aircraft above the surface
4 of 22Pick one!
A stable air mass is most likely described as what?
Poor surface visibility
5 of 22Pick one!
What types of fog depend upon wind in order to exist?
Spooky fog & ice fog
Advection fog & upslope fog
Steam & ground fog
6 of 22Pick one!
What does AIM stand for?
Aeronautical Information Manual
Air Interpol Manual
Aerospace Intelligent Men
7 of 22Pick one!
The E6B flight computer is also known as:
Airplane dial
Whiz wheel
8 of 22Pick one!
As a pilot, where would you go to get your official weather briefing?
Direct User Access Terminal Service or "DUATS"
9 of 22Pick one!
What does NOTAM stand for?
Notice to Airmen
Notice to All Mamas
Notice to Air Major
10 of 22Pick one!
Where does the pilot control the aircraft?
Pilot's deck
Frontal Craft
11 of 22Pick one!
What does FAR stand for?
Federal Aviation Regulation
Freaky Aviator Reputation
Fair Aviation Rules
12 of 22Pick one!
When balancing the weight of the plane, what is the heaviest thing that is usually shifted around?
The battery
Airplane food
13 of 22Pick one!
How long does it take to become a pilot?
10 years
6 months
3-5 years
14 of 22Pick one!
Who gives pilots clearance for takeoff and landing?
Senior stewardess
Air traffic controller
Airport security
15 of 22Pick one!
What does VFR stand for?
Very Fine Reins
Visual Flight Rules
Viral Federal Rules
16 of 22Pick one!
What does DEP stand for?
17 of 22Pick one!
Which of the following kitchen terms refer to the area where the aircraft is parked?
18 of 22Pick one!
What is the slang term for another pilot?
Jack Jack
19 of 22Pick one!
The G in GMT, which was used as the international civil time standard, stands for:
20 of 22Pick one!
Which houses the flight recording data?
Black box
21 of 22Pick one!
_____ refers to when pilots and crew check on each other’s tasks to verify them.
High five
22 of 22Pick one!
____ is a measurement of speed relative to the speed of sound in air.
Mach number
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