FAA Flight Instrument Test 1
This is a timed quiz. You will be given 60 seconds per question. Are you ready?
If it is necessary to set the altimeter from 29.15 to 29.85, what change occurs?
What is pressure altitude?
Altimeter 1 indicates
What is true altitude?
What is absolute altitude?
Under what condition is indicated altitude the same as true altitude?
Which instrument(s) will become inoperative if the static vents become clogged?
Altimeter 2 indicates
To receive accurate indications during flight from a heading indicator, the instrument must be
How do variations in temperature affect the altimeter?
A turn coordinator provides an indication of the
The pitot system provides impact pressure for which instrument?
If the pitot tube and outside static vents become clogged, which instruments would be affected?
The pitot tube is connected to the airspeed indicator. The static vents (or ports) are connected to the airspeed indicator, altimeter, and the vertical speed indicator. Answers A and C are incorrect because the turn-and-slip indicator is not connected to the pitot-static system.