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1

elevators are on which stabilizer ?

horizontal

2

what do elevators control?

pitch

3

which stabilizer is the rudder on a plane

vertical stabilizer

4

what does the rudder control

it controls the yaw movement

5

where are the ailerons

they are on the wings

6

what do the ailerons control

they control yaw

7

if the elevators are up which way does the plane go

makes it go up

8

elevator are down the plane goes

down

9

when then rudder turns right the plane goes

right

10

what happens to the wing the aileron is up

the wing goes down (turn)

11

when the aileron goes down witch way does the wing go

the wing goes up

12

what are the four reasons that air exists

1. takes up space
2. has volume
3. it has weight
4. it has pressure

13

what is air pressure

the weight of the air

14

does air pressure increase or decrease when you go up the mountain

less pressure

15

what has higher pressure warm or cold air

cold air

16

what has higher pressure still or moving air

still air

17

when can we see air

when it is mixed with dust air heat