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Private Pilot Ground School
CH 4 #99-123 Gleim Test Book
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Aviation
04/04/2011

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Except when necessary for takeoff or landing, an aircraft may not be operated closer than what distance from any person, vessel, vehicle, or structure?
Definition
500 feet 
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Prior to takeoff, the altimeter should be set to which altitude or altimeter setting?
Definition
the current local altimeter setting, if available, or the departure airport elevation. 
Term
An airplane and an airship are converging. If the airship is left of the airplane's position, which aircraft has the right of way?
Definition
the Airship 
Term
when two or more aircraft are approaching an airport for the purpose of landing, the right of way belongs to the aircraft ...
Definition
at the lower altitude, but it shall not take advantage of this rule to cut in front of or to overtake another. 
Term
which aircraft has the right of way over the other aircraft listed?
Definition
Glider
Term
What action should the pilots of a glider and an airplane take if on a head on collision course?
Definition
both pilots should give way to the right
Term
What action is required when two aircraft of the same category converge, but not head on?
Definition
the aircraft on the left shall give way 
Term
Which aircraft has the right of way over the other aircraft listed?
Definition
aircraft towing other aircraft 
Term
Which aircraft has the right of way over all other air traffic?
Definition
an aircraft in distress 
Term
A seaplane and a motorboat are on crossing courses. If the motorboat is to the left of the seaplane, which has the right of way.
Definition
the seaplane 
Term
When flying a VFR corridor designated through class B airspace, the maximum speed authorized is ...
Definition
200 knots 
Term
Unless otherwise authorized, what is the macimum indicated airspeed at which a person may operate an aircraft below 10000 feet MSL...
Definition
250 knots 
Term
When flying in the airspace underlying class B airspace, the maximum speed authorized is ... 
Definition
200 knots 
Term
unless otherwise authorized, the maximum indicated airspeed at which aircraft may be flown when at or below 2500 feet AGL and within 4 nautical miles of the primary airport of Class C airspace is ...
Definition
200 knots 
Term
except when necessary for takeoff or landing, what is the minimum safe altitude for a pilot to operate an aircraft anywhere?
Definition
an altitude allowing, if a power unit fails, an emergency landing without undue hazard to person or property on the surface.
Term
except when necessary for takeoff or landing, what is the minimum safe altitude required for a pilot to operate an aircraft over congested areas?
Definition
an altitude of 1000 feet above the highest obstacle within a horizontal radius of 2000 feet of the aircraft
Term
except when necessary for takeoff or landing, what is the minimum safe altitude required for a pilot to operate an aircraft over other than a congested area?
Definition
an altitude of 500 feet AGL, except over open water or a sparsely populated area, which requires 500 feet from any person, vessel, vehicle, structure
Term
Except when necessary for takeoff and landing, an aircraft may not be operated close than what distance from any person, vessel, vehicle, or structure?
Definition
500 feet
Term
If an altimeter setting is not available beofre flight, to which altitude should the pilot adjust the altimeter?
Definition
the elevation of the departure area
Term
At what altitude shall the altimeter be set to 29.92 when climbing to cruising flight level?
Definition
18,000 feet MSL
Term
When must a pilot who deviates from a regulation during an emergency send a written report of that deviation to the administrator?
Definition
upon request 
Term
When would a pilot be required to submit a detailed report of an emergenc which caused the pilot to deviate from an ATC clearance?
Definition
within 48 hours if requested by ATC
Term
If an in flight emergency required immediate action, the pilot in command may ...
Definition
deviate from any rule of 14 CFR part 91 to the extent required to meet that emergency 
Term
As pilot in Command of an aircraft, under which situation can you deviate from an ATC clearance?
Definition
in response to a traffic alert and collision avoidance system resolution advisory
Term
When ATC clearance has been obtained, no pilot in command may deviate from that clearance unless that pilot obtains an ammended clearance. the one excepition to this regulation is ...
Definition
an emergency 
Term
What action, if any, is appropriate if the pilot deviates from an ATC instruction during an emergency and is given priority? 
Definition
File a detailed report with 48 hours to the chief of the appropriate ATC facility , if requested.