Private Pilot – Chapter 2

Welcome to your Private Pilot – Chapter 2

Excessively high engine temperatures, either in the air or on the ground, will

If the ground wire between the magneto and the ignition switch becomes disconnected, the engine

The basic purpose of adjusting the fuel/air mixture at altitude is to

Generally speaking, the use of carburetor heat tends to

To properly purge water from the fuel system of an aircraft equipped with fuel tank sumps and a fuel strainer quick drain, it is necessary to drain fuel from the

Which condition is most favorable to the development of carburetor icing?

The uncontrolled firing of the fuel/air charge in advance of normal spark ignition is known as

Excessively high engine temperatures will

Detonation may occur at high-power settings when

One purpose of the dual ignition system on an aircraft engine is to provide for