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Questions for CHART THEORY
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1. The chart that is generally used for navigation in polar areas is based on a?
Direct Mercator.
Stereographical projection.
Transverse Mercator.
Lambert's Conformal.
2. Which one of the following describes the appearance of rhumb lines, except meridians, on a Polar Stereographic chart?
Straight lines.
Curves closer to the pole than the equivalent Great Circle.
Curves concave to the Pole.
Approximately straight lines.
3. Please refer diagram Which of the following is the symbol for a group of obstacles?
9.
11.
15.
10.
4. On a Lambert Conformal Conic chart earth convergency is most accurately represented at the?
Parallel of origin.
Outside the standard parallels.
At all points between the standard parallels.
Standard parallels.
5. The scale on a Lambert's conformal conic chart?
Is constant along a parallel of latitude.
Is constant.
Varies slightly as a function of longitude and latitude.
Is constant along a meridian of longitude.
6. The nominal scale f a Lambert conformal conic chart is the?
Scale at the midway point between the two standard parallels.
Scale at the Equator.
Everywhere on the chart.
Scale at the standard parallels.
7. Please refer diagram. Which of the following is the symbol for a TACAN?
5.
14.
4.
7.
8. On which of the following chart projections is it not possible to represent the north or south poles?
Direct Mercator.
Transverse Mervator.
Polar Stereographic.
Lambert's Conical.
9. A negative (westerly) magnetic variation signifies that?
True North is East of Magnetic North.
Magnetic North is West of Compass North.
True North is West of Magnetic North.
Magnetic North is East of Compass North.
10. The angular difference, on a Lambert conformal conic chart, between the arrival and departure track is equal to ?
Secant of longitude.
Secant of ½ latitude.
Map convergence.
Departure angle.
11. A perfectly straight line on a Lamberts chart is?
A rhumb line.
A great circle.
A parallel of latitude.
A meridian of longitude.
12. What is the value of the convergence factor on a Polar Stereographic chart?
2.0.
1.0.
0.5.
1.5.
13. Please refer diagram. Which of the following is the symbol for an exceptionally high (over 300m above terrain) lighted obstruction?
10.
9.
15.
11.
14. Please refer diagram Which of the following is the symbol for an unlighted obstacle?
9.
15.
10.
11.
15. Please refer diagram. Which of the following is the symbol for an NDB?
4.
3.
2.
1.
16. On a Lambert conformal conic chart, with two standard parallels, the quoted scale is correct?
Midway between the two standard parallels.
Only along the two standard parallels.
Only at the parallel of origin.
Only at the centre of the chart.
17.
How is an uncontrolled route marked on an aeronautical chart?
C
A
B
D
18. On a Lambert conformal conic projection, with two standard parallels the scale is?
Correct only along the parallel of origin.
Correct only along the standard parallels.
Correct only at the poles.
Correct at all points on the chart.
19. Parallels of latitude, except the equator, are?
Curves concave to the nearest pole
Great circles.
Curves convex to the nearest pole.
Rhumb lines.
20. In which of the following projections will a plane surface touch the reduced earth at one of the Poles?
Lambert's.
Stereographic.
Transverse Mercator.
Direct Mercator.
21. Please refer diagram .What is the chart symbol for a lightship?
15.
6.
13.
8.
22. A positive (easterly) magnetic variation signifies that?
Magnetic North is East of Compass North.
Magnetic North is West of Compass North.
True North is East of Magnetic North.
True North is West of Magnetic North.
23. Please refer diagram. Which of the following is the symbol for a lighted obstacle?
9.
10.
11.
12.
24. The scale is correct on a Transverse Mercator chart?
At the prime meridian.
Along the datum meridian and meridians at 90° to it.
Along the great circle of tangency.
At the poles and the equator.
25. Which one of the following, concerning great circles on a Direct Mercator chart, is correct?
Straight lines.
Curves concave to the nearest pole.
With the exception of meridians and the equator, as curves convex to the equator.
With the exception of meridians and the equator, they are curves concave to the equator.
26. Where is the convergency correct on a Transverse Mercator chart?
Only at the datum meridian.
Only at the Equator and Poles.
At the Parallel of Origin.
At the datum meridian and the Equator.
27. What type of projection is generally used for charts used for navigation in North and South polar areas?
Oblique Mercator.
Direct Mercator.
Polar Stereographical projection.
Lanbert's Conformal.
28. What is the symbol for a Control Zone (CTR) on an aeronautical chart.
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29. How are great circles shown on a direct Mercator chart?
Curves convex to the nearest pole.
Curves concave to the nearest pole.
Rhumb lines.
Straight lines.
30. On a Direct Mercator, rhumb lines are?
Curves convex to the nearest pole.
Curves concave to the Equator.
Curves concave to the nearest pole.
Straight lines.
31. Which one of the following statements is correct concerning the appearance of great circles, with the exception of meridians, on a Polar Stereographic chart whose tangency is at the pole?
Always approximate to straight lines.
The lower the latitude the closer they approximate to straight lines.
The higher the latitude the closer they approximate to a straight line.
Never approximate to straight lines.
32. Which of the following statements best describes how scale varies on a Mercator chart?
Expands as the secant of the East/West great circle distance.
Expands as the secant (½ x co-latitude).
Expands directly with the secant of the latitude.
It is correct on standard parallels, but expands outside them, and contracts within them.
33. How do rhumb lines, (other than meridians), appear on Polar Stereographic charts?
As lines concave to the nearer pole.
As lines convex to the nearer pole.
As straight lines.
As ellipses around the pole.
34. Please refer diagram Which of the following is the symbol for a VOR DME?
7.
4.
14.
5.
35. On a Direct Mercator chart, a rhumb line appears as a?
Curve convex to the equator.
Straight line.
Curve concave to the nearest poles.
Curve conjvex to the nearest pole.
36. Please refer diagram Which of the following is the symbol for a lighted group of obstacles?
11.
6.
10.
12.
37. The nominal scale of a Lambert conformal conic chart is the?
Scale at the poles.
Scale at the parallel of origin.
Constant at all points on the chart.
Scale at the standard parallels.
38. Please refer diagram . Which aeronautical chart symbol indicates an aeronautical ground light?
3.
14.
15
10.
39. Please refer diagram Which of the following is the symbol for a DME?
5.
14.
4.
7.
40. Please refer diagram What is the symbol for an unlighted obstacle?
13.
1.
15.
14.
41. On a Direct Mercator chart, meridians are?
Parallel, equally spaced, horizontal straight lines.
Conveging curved lines.
Diverging curved lines.
Parallel, equally spaced, vertical straight lines.
42. Please refer diagram Which is the symbol for a VOR?
6.
13.
15.
8.
43. Please refer diagram Which of the following is the symbol for a VOR TAC?
7.
5.
4.
14.
44. On a Lambert conformal conic chart the convergence of the meridians is?
Most accurate at the standard parallets.
The same as earth convergency at the parallel of origin.
Least accurate at the parallel of origin.
The same as the scale.
45. On a Lambert conformal conic chart, the distance between parallels of latitude spaced the same number of degrees apart?
Reduces between, and expands outside, the standard parallels.
Is constant between the standard parallels.
Is constant outside of the standard parallels.
Increases between and reduces outside of the standard parallels.
46. Please refer diagram Which of the aeronautical chart symbols indicates a VORTAC?
7.
1.
14.
3.
47. On a Transverse Mercator chart, scale is exactly correct along the?
latitude of origin.
Standard latitudes.
Meridial of tangency.
Prime meridian.
48. What is the symbol for an FIR boundary?
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49. Please refer diagram Which of the following is the symbol for a lighted group of obstacles?
12.
9.
10.
11.
50. On a Direct Mercator chart a great circle will be represented by a ?
Straight lines.
Curves concave to the nearest pole.
Curves convex to the equator.
Curve convave to the equator.
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