PPG 3

Test your PPG 3 knowledge with this test.

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1) FAR 103.1 (a) stipulates that PPG's must be flown "single occupant". How can PPG's legally do tandem flights?

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2) Regarding tandem flying, the PPG 3 Rating:

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3) Refer to the riser diagram. There are two pulleys, 9 and 13. The upper one has a brake through it, the lower pulley is for:

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4) The most likely time for a reflex wing to collapse in turbulence would be:

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5) Select all that apply. A reflex wing increases speed mostly by:

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6) Select all that apply regarding wingovers:

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7) Select all that apply. What happens when you pull brakes?

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8) While cruising along straight and level then pull right brake. Your:

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9) When swinging through the bottom of a wingover:

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10) Refer to the Winslow chart at number 3. It touches and is just right of a thin gray, north/south line that says IR 112. That is:

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11) Refer to the Winslow chart at number 4. Just to the right is a triangular shape with a line pointing to “0”. This is

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12) Refer to the Winslow chart at number 3. It's

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13) Refer to the Winslow chart. Just south of the number 5, inside the hard edge of the blue shaded line.

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14) Refer to the Winslow chart, you're launching at number 2. You're in:

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15) Refer to #4 on the chart. Can we launch a PPG from there?

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16) Refer to the Winslow chart. The number 4 is:

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17) After laying your wing out and getting ready for a no wind forward, a 3 mph wind comes up angling from your right by 45 degrees. You can

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18) You're launching down a driveway with a 4 mph breeze DIRECTLY from your left. You lay the glider out headed down the road. On launch the glider will tend to come up:

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19) The STI, Speedbar/Trim Interconnect, (PK System) on some gliders refers to a system that:

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20) Commercial use of PPG in flight:

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21) Regarding getting paid to fly PPG:

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22) Check all that apply. Paramotor “empty weight” includes:

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23) Wing loading is:

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24) Regarding monetary benefit from flying PPG: (check all that apply)

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25) When heavily loaded, a pilot will (check all that apply)

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26) What is the effect of wing size on wing loading?

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27) Check all that apply to Stabilo steering lines:

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28) If a water landing is inevitable. Select all that apply:

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29) During launch, while running with the wing overhead:

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30) Regarding airshow performances or other public demonstrations:

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