Fixed Wing A certificate and BPC Quiz

This quiz is based on the type of questions you may be asked when being assessed for the Fixed Wing A Certificate and also the Fixed Wing Basic Proficiency Certificate and is simply an aid to help you prepare for taking the test.

10 questions will be selected at random from the bank of available questions. We will be adding to the question bank over time so do keep checking back and try again.

Please remember that your examiner  will not be giving you multiple choice questions and may ask questions that do not appear in this quiz.

Don’t forget to give the Quiz based on the 20 Mandatory questions, of which you will be asked 5 a go! See https://achievements.bmfa.org/quizzes/mandatory-questions-quiz

Welcome to your Fixed Wing A & BPC Test Quiz

You have broken the propeller on your model and the diameter of your only spare one is 2 inches too big. Do you:-
What type of propeller would you not use? Select all that apply.
Whilst flying your model, it occasionally, and mysteriously, goes into failsafe when it is beyond about 500 yards away.

As a solution, do you:
Be S.M.A.R.T. with your transmitter. In the S.M.A.R.T Acronym, what does the A stand for?
What type of cells should not be used for receiver packs? (Select all that apply)
From the BMFA's "Think S.W.E.E.T.S" what do the 2 "S" represent?


What control checks should be carried out before every flight? (Select all that apply)
Be S.M.A.R.T. with your transmitter. In the S.M.A.R.T Acronym, what does the S stand for?
You are just about to take off when you notice someone walking their dog 200 yards upwind of your runway. Do you:-
You have broken your propeller.  Do you: