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Recreational Pilots Licence RPL / BAK Pilot Practice Exams

Members Have Access To 31 Exams Here Plus Tips

New RPL Knowledge Building Exams

RPL Radio & Comm's

Do 20 questions

Radio & Communications

Mayday Pan. More at bottom↓

RPL Aerody.. Controls

Aerodynamic Controls

Do 20 questions in exam 1 of 2

Aerodynamics, Control Surfaces

RPL Aerody. Controls 2

Aerodynamic Controls

Do 20 questions in exam  2 of 2

Yaw, Roll, Pitch, Axis of rotation

RPL Aerody.. Forces

Do 21 questions, exam 1 of 3

Aerodynamics Forces, Vectors

A of A, Stalling, Airfoils

RPL Aerody.. Forces 2

Do 22 questions, exam 2 of 3

C of G, Weight, Thrust, Lift

A of A, Drag,Ground Effect

RPL Aerody.. Forces 3

Do 22 questions, exam 3 of 3

C of G, Weight, Thrust, Lift

A of A, Drag,Ground Effect

RPL Aerodynamic Design

Do 23 questions, exam 1 of 2

Flaps, Balancers, Drag

Flap Types, Flutter

RPL Aerodynamic Design 2

Do 22 questions, exam 2 of 2

Trim, Tail Draggers

Slipstream, Pressure

RPL Climbing

Do 15 questions

Angle, Rate

Performance, Scenarios

RPL Descending

Do 10 questions

Descending, Power, Weight

Wind, Wind Shear

RPL Manoeuvres 1

Do 15 questions, exam 1 of 2

Turns, Bank Angle, Balance

Load Factors, Calculations

RPL Manoeuvres 2

Do 26 questions, exam 2 of 2

Wind In Turns, Stalling IAS

Stalls, Wake Turbulence

RPL Oil & Magneto's

Do 20 questions

Oil System, Oils

Magneto, Spark Plugs

RPL Electrical System

Do 20 questions

Battery, Alternator, CircuitB

Starter, Bus Bar, Fuses

RPL Instruments

Do 25 questions

Gyro, AH, AI, DG

Turn & Bank, Compass

RPL Cockpit

Do 10 questions

IAS, Artificial Horizon

Weights & Configurations

RPL Engine & Carby

Do 15 questions

Engine, Strokes

Carby, Carb Ice

RPL Fuel System

Do 15 questions

Octane, Mixture, Gravity

Pumps, Contamination

RPL Performance 1

Do 16 questions

Density & Pressure Alt

TORA, TODA, Charts etc

RPL Performance 2

Do 16 questions

Takeoff Performance

Surfaces etc

RPL C of G

Do 15 questions

C of G, Moments

Envelope

RPL Air Law 1

Do 13 questions

Student Pilot Rules

Alcohol, Smoking

RPL Air Law 2

Do 7 questions

Aerodrome Markings

Runways & Others

RPL Air Law 3

Do 10 questions

Right Of Way

Giving Way

RPL Air Law 4

Do 15 questions

Student Pilot Rules

& Requirements

RPL Air Law 5

Do 15 questions

Passengers, Children

& Infants

RPL Local Meteor...1

Do 10 questions

Fog & Frost. For BAK

taken from PPL Section

RPL Local Meteor...2

Do 15 questions

Storms.  For BAK

taken from PPL Section

RPL Radio Random

Do 30 questions of 116 questions

On Radio drawn from all over the site

taken from RAA RPL PPL Section

RTF Alphabet

Do 26 questions

As Multi choice or

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RPL Recreational Pilots Licence Practice Questions

RPL Basic Aeronautical Knowledge (BAK) Practice Questions

The RPLA exam is based primarily on the requirements of Part 61, MOS Schedule 3, Units 1.1.1 BAKC and 1.1.2 RBKA.

Unit 1.1.1                 BAKC: Basic aeronautical knowledge – all aircraft categories

Unit 1.1.2                 RBKA: Basic aeronautical knowledge – aeroplane

You will also need a hard copy of THE VISUAL FLIGHT RULES GUIDE [VFRG]

Available from a range of places including http://www.vfrg.com.au

The Following Are From CASA Website Mar 2017

RPLA – RPL(Aeroplane) examination

Time permitted 2 hours. Pass mark, not less than 70%
Aspeq Invigilation fee* $96.95 + CASA fee $65 = $161.95
* Where the exam is sat at a flying school, the invigilation fee may vary from this amount.
The RPLA exam is based primarily on the requirements of Part 61, MOS Schedule 3, Units 1.1.1 BAKC and 1.1.2 RBKA.

Permitted material required to be supplied by the candidate:
A candidate may use either the Airservices List, OR the Jeppesen List of permitted materials ONLY. All other combinations of materials are NOT permitted.

Airservices List

  • CAR 1988
  • CASR Part 61
  • CAO 20-95.2
  • AIP Book
  • ERSA
  • AUS PCA
  • Visual Flight Rules Guide (VFRG)
  • A ‘Basic calculator’
  • No other references or material permitted

Jeppesen List

  • CAR 1988
  • CASR Part 61
  • CAO 20-95.2
  • Jeppesen Airway Manual
  • AUS PCA
  • Visual Flight Rules Guide (VFRG)
  • A ‘Basic calculator’
  • No other references or material permitted
Permitted material to be provided by the Invigilator with the examination, which must be returned on completion of examination:
PPL & CPL (Aeroplane) workbook, pen, pencil, ruler, eraser and scribble pad only.

WARNING: The VFRG may not contain updated regulations, orders and/or procedures. As exam questions are based on current laws and procedures, use of the VFRG should be supported by current publications. WARNING: Candidates are reminded that the examination content (questions and/or answers) and all material provided are only for the sitting of the examination, and must not be copied or taken out of the examination room for study, training or any other purposes. This rule includes all calculations, writings, drawings or scribbling done on the scribble pad provided. Any breach of the rules may give CASA grounds for taking action against the candidate under CAR 298A, which action could lead to the outcome indicated in CAR 298A (5).
NOTE: The VFRG referred to in these lists of permitted material is that document produced by CASA and not by a third party.

 

RPLN – RPL Navigation – common category examination

Time permitted 1 hour 30 minutes. Pass mark, not less than 70%
Aspeq Invigilation fee* $86.20 + CASA fee $65 = $151.20
* Where the exam is sat at a flying school, the invigilation fee may vary from this amount.
The RPLN exam is based primarily on the requirements of Part 61, MOS Schedule 3, Units 1.1.1 BAKC,  1.7.1 PNVC, but may include items requirement for navigation and for the safe conduct of a VFR flight, including:

  • Properties of maps and charts
  • Rhumb line tracks, great circle tracks and exact straight line tracks – i.e. drawn with a ruler
  • Visual navigation requirements, position fixing & reporting, track keeping requirements
  • Altimetry rules, serviceability of altimeters for VFR flights and setting of QNH – when to change from area QNH to circuit QNH
  • Forecast requirements and interpretation of forecasts, determination of alternate and/or holding requirements
  • Determination of fuel requirements – CAAP 234-1
  • Circuit entry and departure requirements
  • SAR requirements, nomination of SAR, amend/cancel or SAR,
  • Radio frequency selections
  • Transponder operations, normal and emergency codes
  • Lost procedures
  • Emergency procedures – loss of radio, mercy flights, distress messages (MAYDAY and PAN calls)
Permitted material required to be supplied by the candidate:
A candidate may use either the Airservices List, OR the Jeppesen List of permitted materials ONLY. All other combinations of materials are NOT permitted.

See: https://www.casa.gov.au/standard-page/rpl-and-ppl-exams 

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