Being A Flight Attendant Is Hard — Can You Even Pass A Short Exam?

"The Flight Attendant" via HBO

Cabin door is closed... are you ready?

See if you have what it takes to be a flight attendant by taking this fun exam about flight times, airport codes, plane etiquette and more.

 Jan 08, 2021

1 of 22Choose Your Answer!

If oxygen masks fall, which of these should a passenger do first?
Inflate the mask
Put a mask on any child in their party
Put a mask on

2 of 22Choose Your Answer!

What is “pushback”?
Another name for the drink cart
Moving a plane backwards from the gate
When a passenger is being rude

3 of 22Choose Your Answer!

What is 3:34 p.m. in 24 hour format?
1994
1534
1434

4 of 22Choose Your Answer!

Which airport uses the code HKG?
Hong Kong International Airport
Helsinki-Vantaa Airport
Phuket International Airport

5 of 22True or False?

Passengers are allowed to bring their own alcohol on flights, as long as it’s 2.4 ounces or smaller.
True
False

6 of 22Choose Your Answer!

What are the tax-exempt goods described as in International airports?
Bargain Bonus
Thrift Gifts
Duty-free

7 of 22Choose Your Answer!

What time is 2121?
9:21 p.m.
11:21 p.m.
11:21 a.m.

8 of 22Choose Your Answer!

"Blue juice" is the _____.
Lavatory water
Hat that flight attendants wear
Engine Fuel

9 of 22Choose Your Answer!

You work from 0734 to 1634. How long did you work? (Answer formatted in hours & minute)
8 + 11
9 + 11
9 +09

10 of 22Choose Your Answer!

At what point do passengers NOT necessarily need their seatbelts fastened?
Cruising altitude
Landing
Taxiing

11 of 22Choose Your Answer!

What’s the airport code for Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?
HAG
ATL
AHI

12 of 22Choose Your Answer!

A “jumpseat” is used to _____ during the flight.
Sit
Eat
Go to the bathroom

13 of 22Choose Your Answer!

What is a “deadhead”?
The fourth pilot
A passenger who’s asleep
An employee flying as a passenger while on duty

14 of 22Choose Your Answer!

“Concourse shoes” are a special type of ______.
Durable sneakers
Shoes for the plane walkway
High-heeled pumps

15 of 22Choose Your Answer!

If you’ve worked 3 shifts this week, worth 10 + 21, 12 + 04, and 11 + 47, how much have you worked in total?
34 + 09
34 + 12
33 + 02

16 of 22True or False?

JFK airport is not an international airport.
True
False

17 of 22Choose Your Answer!

What is the world's oldest airline?
Spirit
United
KLM

18 of 22Choose Your Answer!

In what American city is the world's busiest airport located?
Atlanta
Los Angeles
Boston

19 of 22Choose Your Answer!

Aer Lingus originates from what country?
Ireland
Wales
France

20 of 22Choose Your Answer!

What word describes the fear of flying?
Aerophobia
Airophobia
Arachnophobia

21 of 22Choose Your Answer!

What is hand-baggage or luggage that has not been checked-in called?
Carry-on
Hand-bag
Purse

22 of 22True or False?

Passengers are allowed to vape on a plane instead of smoking.
True
False
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

With the release of HBO's new show The Flight Attendant, viewers got a firsthand peak into what it is like to be a flight attendant... with a little (ok, a lot) of dramatics, flair and money-making schemes. This show might have left you seriously considering a career as a flight attendant- did you get a good look at the glamorous job of serving first class flyers? Cassie sure made it look fun. And traveling to crazy destinations like Rome, Hong Kong and more? What a life!! Now you just need to figure out if you have what it takes to make the cut. It's not all fun and games... sometimes it's life or death. This is a serious job that takes a lot of smarts and training! This fun quiz will give you a good idea if you have any chance of going further in a flight attendant career. And will give you some fun things to daydream about while we're all grounded during quarantine.

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