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EAA-1 Lesson Six Quiz (Sample)
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Course Name:  Fundamentals of Aviation Science
Quiz Number:  6
Teacher:  EAA-1 Course Manager
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No. of Questions= 10
Pass mark is - 70 %.

1 Of the following instruments, which is a member of the pitot-static family?
a) Attitude Indicator
b) Airspeed Indicator
c) Magnetic Compass
2 Standard pressure at sea level is
a) 30.12
b) 29.99
c) 29.92
d) There is no such thing as standard pressure
3 The normal operating range of the aircraft is indicated by
a) the red arc on the airspeed indicator
b) the yellow arc on the airspeed indicator
c) the green arc on the airspeed indicator
4 True or False? A gyroscope provides information to the attitude indicator.
a) True
b) False
5 Over long periods of time, the magnetic compass is a more accurate source of directional information than the heading indicator.
a) True
b) False
6 Compass deviation is caused by
a) Magnetic ore deposits in the ground
b) The difference between magnetic and true north
c) wind variations between true and magnetic north
d) Electrical fields generated inside the aircraft
7 Engine or crankshaft revolutions per minute are displayed on the
a) revometer
b) speedometer
c) tachometer
8 The most important of the gyroscopic instrument family, this instrument displays bank and pitch information. It is sometimes called an artificial horizon.
a) turn-and-bank coordinator
b) bank and pitch gauge
c) attitude indicator
9 The inclinometer indicates which of the following?
a) The angle of descent or climb the aircraft is in.
b) The degree of left or right bank the aircraft is in.
c) A coordinated or uncoordinated turn.
10 "Scanning" refers to the systematic cross checking of instruments. Which of the following is NOT a recognized scan technique explained in the lecture?
a) Radial Scan
b) Circular Scan
c) Triangular Scan
d) T-Scan

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