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Newtons First Law

Inertia

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Newtons Second Law

Force

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Newtons Third Law

Action and Reaction

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Bernoulli's Principle

Fluid flowing through a tube reaches a constriction. The speed passing through the constriction is increased while it's pressure decreases.

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Lift

Upward Direction

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Weight

Downward force

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Drag

Force that holds the aircraft back

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Thrust

Force that acts in a forward direction

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Longitudinal Axis

Center do the axis from nose to tail

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Lateral Axis

Runs from the parallel to the wings

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Vertical Axis

Runs from the top to the bottom of the aircraft

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On a fixed wing aircraft what controls Roll?

Ailerons

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On a fixed wing what controls the pitch?

Elevators

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On a fixed wing what controls the Yaw?

Rudder

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On a rotary wing what controls the Roll/Pitch?

Cyclic Stick

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On a rotary wing what controls the Yaw?

Tail Rotor

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What are the steps to the hydraulic system?

Reservoir. Pump. Tubing. Selector Valve. Actuating Unit. Landing Gear.

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Name some parts associated with the landing gear of the aircraft.

Shock Assembly Strut. Tires. Wheel Break Assembly. Retracting and Extending Mechanism. Side Struts and Supports.