## FAA Knowledge Test

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# What causes an airplane (except a T-tail) to pitch nosedown when power is reduced and controls are not adjusted?

The downwash on the elevators from the propeller slipstream is reduced and elevator effectiveness is reduced.

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less stable at all speeds.
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In what flight condition is torque effect the greatest in a single-engine airplane?
Low airspeed, high power, high angle of attack
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less stable at all speeds.
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The left turning tendency of an airplane caused by P-factor is the result of...
the propeller blade descending on the right, producing more thrust than the ascending blade on the left.
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When does P-factor cause the airplane to yaw to the left?
When at high angles of attack
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The weight of an object is related to the earth's gravitational pull
speed of the airplane.
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Which basic flight maneuver increases the load factor on an airplane as compared to straight-and-level flight?
Turns.
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During an approach to a stall, an increased load factor will cause the aircraft to...
stall at a higher airspeed.
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How do you find the weight an airplane structure is required to support during a banked turn while maintaining altitude?
Multiply the weight of the airplane times the load factor (n) which can be found on a graph that will be given. The load factor corresponds to the angle of bank.
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In the Northern Hemisphere, a magnetic compass will normally indicate a turn toward the North if...
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