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Practice Exam for Private Pilot Airplane.
During the actual test you will have 2 hours 30 minutes to answer 60 questions.
You should answer these 10 questions by 2300Z (25 minutes from now) to be on track.

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3715
During a night flight, you observe a steady red light and a flashing red light ahead and at the same altitude. What is the general direction of movement of the other aircraft?
A) The other aircraft is crossing to the right.
B) The other aircraft is approaching head-on.
C) The other aircraft is crossing to the left.
 
3163
When operating an aircraft at cabin pressure altitudes above 12,500 feet MSL up to and including 14,000 feet MSL, supplemental oxygen shall be used during
A) that flight time in excess of 10 minutes at those altitudes.
B) the entire flight time at those altitudes.
C) that flight time in excess of 30 minutes at those altitudes.
 
3582
(Refer to figure 30, illustration 2.) Determine the approximate heading to intercept the 180° bearing TO the station.
A) 220°.
B) 160°.
C) 040°.
 
3792
An ATC radar facility issues the following advisory to a pilot flying on a heading of 090°:
''TRAFFIC 3 O'CLOCK, 2 MILES, WESTBOUND...''
Where should the pilot look for this traffic?
A) West.
B) East.
C) South.
 
3609
(Refer to figure 26, area 3.) If Redbird Tower is not in operation, which frequency should be used as a Common Traffic Advisory Frequency (CTAF) to monitor airport traffic?
A) 122.95 MHz.
B) 126.35 MHz.
C) 120.3 MHz.
 
3237
If the grade of fuel used in an aircraft engine is lower than specified for the engine, it will most likely cause
A) detonation.
B) a mixture of fuel and air that is not uniform in all cylinders.
C) lower cylinder head temperatures.
 
3279
Deviation in a magnetic compass is caused by the
A) magnetic fields within the aircraft distorting the lines of magnetic force.
B) difference in the location between true north and magnetic north.
C) presence of flaws in the permanent magnets of the compass.
 
3035
If a certificated pilot changes permanent mailing address and fails to notify the FAA Airmen Certification Branch of the new address, the pilot is entitled to exercise the privileges of the pilot certificate for a period of only
A) 30 days after the date of the move.
B) 90 days after the date of the move.
C) 60 days after the date of the move.
 
3109
When would a pilot be required to submit a detailed report of an emergency which caused the pilot to deviate from an ATC clearance?
A) Within 48 hours if requested by ATC.
B) Within 7 days.
C) Immediately.
 
3128
What minimum radio equipment is required for VFR operation within Class B airspace?
A) Two-way radio communications equipment, a 4096-code transponder, and an encoding altimeter.
B) Two-way radio communications equipment and a 4096-code transponder.
C) Two-way radio communications equipment, a 4096-code transponder, an encoding altimeter, and a VOR or TACAN receiver.




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