Gleim Flight Instructor/Ground Instructor FAA Knowledge Test Prep – 2020



  • The Gleim Flight/Ground Instructor FAA Knowledge Test book provides you with the easiest, fastest, and least-expensive means of passing the FAA knowledge test. Gleim Knowledge Transfer Outlines at the beginning of each study unit concisely present the relevant material needed to answer questions selected from previously-released FAA test banks, as well as questions that have been developed from current FAA reference materials.
This book can be used in preparation for the following FAA airman knowledge tests:
  • Flight Instructor – Airplane (FIA)
  • Basic and Advanced Ground Instructor (BGI & AGI)
  • Pilot Examiner – Airplane (PEA)
  • Sport Instructor – Airplane (SIA)


  • Over 950 Multiple-Choice Questions
  • Learn and understand difficult concepts easily using the Knowledge Transfer Outlines
  • Review reprints of all images in the FAA Testing Supplement
  • Prepare for the exam by taking practice FAA knowledge tests under exam conditions
  • Learn principles instead of memorizing answers by reviewing answer explanations
  • Ground Instructor-specific and Sport Pilot Instructor-specific questions provided in appendixes for precise study

Table of Contents

  • Preface Introduction: The FAA Pilot Knowledge Test
  • Study Unit 1. Airplanes and Aerodynamics
  • Study Unit 2. Airplane Performance
  • Study Unit 3. Airplane Instruments, Engines, and Systems
  • Study Unit 4. Airports, Airspace, and ATC
  • Study Unit 5. Weight and Balance
  • Study Unit 6. Aviation Weather
  • Study Unit 7. Federal Aviation Regulations
  • Study Unit 8. Navigation
  • Study Unit 9. Flight Maneuvers
  • Study Unit 10. Aeromedical Factors and Aeronautical Decision Making (ADM)
  • Appendix A: Additional Ground Instructor Questions
  • Appendix B: Sport Pilot Instructor – Airplane
  • Appendix C: Practice Test
  • Appendix D: Interpolation
  • FAA Listing of Learning Statement Codes
  • Cross-References to the FAA Learning Statement Codes
  • Abbreviations and Acronyms
  • Index of Figures
  • Index

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Additional information

Weight 2 lbs
Dimensions 11 × 9 × 2 in