The purpose of the 2019 Gleim Private Pilot FAA Knowledge Test book is to provide you with the easiest, fastest, and least-expensive means to prepare for and pass 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:
Private Pilot – Airplane (PAR)
Recreational Pilot – Airplane (RPA)
Private Pilot – Airplane Transition (PAT)
Over 760 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 knowledge tests under exam conditions
Learn principles instead of memorizing answers by reviewing answer explanations
Table of Contents:
Introduction: The FAA Pilot Knowledge Test
Study Unit 1. Airplanes and Aerodynamics
Study Unit 2. Airplane Instruments, Engines, and Systems
Study Unit 3. Airports, Air Traffic Control, and Airspace
Study Unit 4. Federal Aviation Regulations
Study Unit 5. Airplane Performance and Weight and Balance
Study Unit 6. Aeromedical Factors and Aeronautical Decision Making (ADM)
Study Unit 7. Aviation Weather Study Unit 8. Aviation Weather Services
Study Unit 9. Navigation: Charts and Publications
Study Unit 10. Navigation Systems
Study Unit 11. Cross-Country Flight Planning
Appendix A: Private Pilot Practice Test
Appendix B: Interpolation
FAA Listing of Learning Statement Codes
Cross-References to the FAA Learning Statement Codes
Abbreviations and Acronyms
Index of Legends and Figures
Looking for the most up to date information? Updates are issued on Gleim’s website when new information is available.
Author(s): Irvin N. Gleim, Garrett W. Gleim ISBN: 978-1-61854-185-7 Edition : 2019 Dimensions: 8.25” x 10.75” Cover: Softcover Page Count: 480 pages Illustrations: FAA figures, color throughout
Marv has had a 30-Day Return Policy for over 30 years!
If you’re not satisfied, we’ll refund your money!
Our Customers Say it Best
"This was my first purchase from Marv Golden, but it certainly won't be my last! With their great selection, exceptional customer service, and superb pricing, you really can't go wrong. - Charlie (Cessna 172)"
"Rick spent more time with me than I expected in order to help me select the correct iPad yoke mount for my Aerostar. He even stayed on the phone while I took some measurements in my plane! Above and beyond – will call again in a heartbeat. - Jack (Piper Aerostar, Instrument Pilot)"
"As always, the quality is outstanding, and it was delivered promptly. These are great people and they're always there to help! - JR (Private Pilot)"
"My order shipped very quickly. I highly recommend buying any product from this website. - Dave (CFII)"
"Great prices and great Customer Service at Marv Golden.com! - DJ (Hawker 800)"
"Marv has the best prices and service! - John K (Piper Arrow)"
"Marv Golden Pilot Supplies go above and beyond. I received a brand new release watch at a great price and it was safely delivered half way around the world to country NSW. My first international transaction over the net and was a wee bit anxious but fully satisfied with these guys. 10 stars! - Wiggy (Paramedic Flight Crew)"
"Service, Selection, and Prices were were excellent! Marv's is my new Aviation Store! - Susie (A320)"
Excellent product descriptions! Easy ordering at checkout!
- Cap'n danny
Overall great service.
Marv's had exactly what I needed and it arrived so fast! Thanks MG!
Excellent service with fast shipping!
Order was delivered promptly! Thanks MG!
Smooth checkout and delivery was on time!
Fast shipping and delivery!
Quick delivery and well packaged.
Great experience at MG!
MG had exactly what I needed, I couldn't be happier!
First place I go for aviation things!
Customer service was great!
Marv knew just what I wanted! Thank you for your excellent customer service!
MG does a rock solid job. Much better than the others. You won't find a better pilot shop.
Excellent experience as usual!
Been a customer of Marv's since the 80's. Thanks for the great experience!
Great products with great prices!
A++! Fast shipping and easy ordering!
Great phone consult service. Really helped me out!
The MG staff was a pleasure to deal with! Product arrived ahead of schedule!
Great service after the sale. The best!
I'm so happy with my experience at MG! I will definitely be back again!
- E175 pilot
Always a good experience at MG!
- Jose ph
By far the best customer service. Questions were handled quickly and efficiently!
Easy purchasing with fast delivery!
User-friendly website! Fair prices! Very pleasant to shop at MG!
Excellent service with great shipping rates!
Outstanding products! Customer service was top notch!
- Triple h
Great website-so easy to navigate!
Great service and fast, no-hassle shipping.
Great service! Fast delivery!
Fast delivery and reasonable prices! I recommend them for all pilot supplies.
Excellent value! Great customer service! Thank you for the years of great business!
- Yudi kristian
Always a pleasure to buy from Marv Golden!
The products work great and Marv's offers fast shipping!
Product arrived ahead of schedule. MG did a great job! Recommend to all!
Could not have found any better! Thanks MG!
Fast delivery with a great support team!
MG had what I needed with great prices. Fast shipping!
Awesome products and great service!
Always great service at MG!!
Marv knew just what I needed! Thank you for the great customer service!
- Mike baker
I buy all of my glasses and comms here. Great prices and fast shipping!
MG is fantastic! I have always ordered my headsets from here!
MG is easy to do business with! Competitive pricing and great customer service!
Shopping at Marv's was quick and painless!
The best customer service around!
Fast delivery and great quality products!
Never had any issues buying from MG.
Great service that cannot be beat anywhere else! Thank you!!
Marv Golden has made me a lifetime customer!
- Ray s.
Extremely fast shipping! Very impressive!
Marv is my go-to for pilot supplies! Always has the best prices!
Price is right - delivered on time. Good customer service.
Very happy with the quality! I will use Marv Golden again and again!
Marv has never let me down in 30 years of buying from them!
Super efficient delivery. Less than 20 hours order to delivery - West coast to East coast!
- Captain cookie
Katie was really helpful with shipping!
Easy ordering and fast shipping!!
- Gil scott
Can't say enough about the excellent customer service at MG! They went above and beyond!
Always a good experience with Marv Golden!
MG comes highly recommended by manufacturers everwhere! It is an excellent place to shop!
Everything was perfect, including the info provided by the store. Thanks!
- Carlos s
Great store! Fast and safe delivery!
Great customer service! Questions were answered quickly and accurately!
Great shopping experience at MarvGolden.com!
Very simple order process! Fast shipping! Great customer service!
Great place to shop with great customer service!
Great shopping experience and quick delivery!!
Easy ordering and straightforward customer service!
Such a positive experience at Marv's!
- Coach t
Very simple ordering with fast checkout! Thank you!!
Online ordering was simple and easy!
Great site. Marv Golden delivered my shades surprisingly fast. Received everything exactly as ordered.
Low prices and excellent service from Marv Golden!
Excellent Service! I expected that it would take a week and I got it right away!
MG is always the best value!
On time, and as represented - doesn't get any better!
- Big dog
Simple ordering, great service, easy to navigate website! Will come back again!
MG does it right! I loved that an actual person answered the phone!
Great service - fast shipping!
Excellent service and communication from MG! Great prices, too.
Easy ordering and fast shipping at MG
Best aviation store I’ve dealt with. Very Helpful - first place I go for anything!
A person is as good as their word & their deeds - Marv Golden did it right, thank you!
- Big dog
Fast shipping! Great communication with the customer!
- Yudi kristian
Super fast shipping with top notch customer service!
Awesome service at Marv's as always!
The products and service from MG exceeded my expectations! Excellent and friendly service!
Excellent customer service and price. Quality products and fast shipping from MG!
MG had the best price and fastest delivery! Other dealers weren't even close!
Good Service, fast and dependable.
They always provide good service.
Great products! Always a pleasure to shop at Marv Golden!
I've been buying from Marv since 1985! Always satisfied with the quality and prices!
Painless ordering and fast shipping!
Easy ordering with quick delivery! All good at MG!
I always end up at MG due to the excellent service and the best prices!!
Very fast delivery! Very satisfied with my purchase.
Fast delivery and great communication. Will continue to order from Marv until I retire!
MG shipping was so fast! Item arrived earlier than expected!
Product arrived undamaged and ahead of schedule. I would use Marv Golden again- 5 stars!
Best prices! I will keep coming back!
Excellent customer service! The staff really went above and beyond!
Good products and low shipping rates!
Only one word: Super!
Excellent service and great products. Courteous customer service!
I was very happy with my pre-order from MG. I was flying with my new headset before others could even place an order on the Manufacturer site!
The staff was very friendly and helpful! Thanks MG!
Great customer service with fast shipping! I highly recommend MG!
- Air wagner
Marv Golden is the only place I buy from! They have super fast delivery!
Excellent selection, easy online purchasing, prompt shipping and good customer service!
- Chris in oregon
Marv Golden is awesome! You have to check him out!
Product arrived earlier than expected! I love this store!
The support I received from MG was superb!
Ordering was easy and shipping was excellent!
Great experience and easy to navigate the website!
Arrived quickly as advertised.
- Happy customer
Complaining about shipping taking too long and I got a standard email saying sorry. That is not customer service they did not fix the problem or help the matter by doing something to maintain my business
Very happy with the quality and customer service at MG!
MG is worth every penny! I will definitely go back for all my aviation needs!
Great shopping experience!
- Broken wing
So thankful I found MG! We are so pleased with our items!
Great customer service! Great warranty with reasonable prices!
- Watch collector
Perfect quality, great prices and delivered in time without any issues!
Fast shipping! Best prices available online!
- Juliet golf
Excellent service! Highly recommended!
Friendly customer service staff!
Always great prices and fast shipping. Thanks Marv!!
- Martin g
Exceptional! fast shipping, good pricing and excellent customer service!
The sales team was incredibly helpful and was able to answer all my questions!
Shopping experience was great!
Quality items and accurate shipping! I have already recommended MG to friends!
Good quick pilot shop, good prices!
Delivered on time!
Easy ordering and checkout!
Shopping was so easy! The shipping was lightning fast!
- Chad r
Great service as always! I've found product rebates that were unavailable elsewhere!
Helpful customer service staff! Good value and fast shipping!
Timely service, good prices and great products. Will be a repeat customer!
Fantastic! MG is the best place to purchase all of your pilot products!
Extremely satisfied with their customer service!
The staff went above and beyond! I'm extremely satisfied with your customer service!
MG is always great to shop at!
Can't beat the quality, price, and history of success at Marv's!
- Ga pilot
Excellent customer service! The sales person was friendly and delivery was quick and easy!
Great prices and fast shipping! No complaints with MG!
Great value at Marv Golden!
MG never disappoints!
Problem-free shopping! It couldn't have been easier!
Best price by far, shipped fast. I am happy!
Excellent customer service from Marv Golden! Received my package in record time!
Fast, good service.
Had an excellent shopping experience at MG. Customer service is awesome!
MG is great and has awesome customer service.
Super fast shipping!
Awesome products and great service!
The MG staff put a lot of effort into verifying my order. Marv's is now my go-to store!
Marv Golden was a great company to deal with!
Fast shipping will definitely buy from MG again!
Great experience shopping at Marv Golden!
Brilliant customer service and excellent communication!
I searched 10 sites and MG had the best price! I needed this adapter in a hurry and Marv came through.
Product was shipped as promised. Good company!
Order was delivered quickly and efficiently. I recommend MG for all your aviation needs!
MG ships so fast and has the best prices and selection!
Order was shipped immediately - would highly recommend them for all aviation needs.
Would buy again from Marv Golden!!
My product came within a day of ordering. I would definitely order from them again!
Fast shipping, good web site to use, fun tracking map. Would buy from MG again.
I enjoyed shopping at MG! Fast shipping! I will definitely buy from here again!
Great customer service experience! Thanks MG!
Great company! Good quality, fast shipping, and best price on the market!
MG was great as always!
Good store/website. Competitive prices.
Great prices and fast shipping!
Excellent quality that gets the job done! You are the best Marv!.
Staff has always been helpful and ships my orders out fast!
Fast and reliable shipping!
Best prices at Marv's!
Great customer service staff! Great products and selection!
MG has never let me down - product is always as described. Thanks Marv for the years of great service!
Fast shipping! Highly recommend MG!
- Exacting pilot
Great service! Prompt response from customer service! I will definitely be back!
Customer service is the best!! I love it.
I always use Marv Golden! I never have any difficulty with their products!
MG has great prices and return policy. Also, great choices for pilot supplies. Thank You MG!
- J lay
Great prices - customer service was superb!
Will buy again from MG!
Great Supplier. Wonderful Website. Easy to order!
Great service! Fast delivery!
Marv Golden is a fantastic place to shop! Their customer service is one of a kind!
MG is awesome to deal with! I will definitely be a repeat customer!
- Lear 45
Marv and his store are awesome! One of my favorite places to buy! Supporting local is an added plus.
MG is highly recommended by pilots everywhere!
I would recommend Marv to all pilots! Fast shipping and delivery!
Thank you for the fast shipping - only 4 days from order to delivery (including weekends) to AK!
Very satisfied with my purchase! Fast shipping!
Great experience at MG as always!
Easy ordering and professional staff!
Very pleased with my experience at MG!
- Italian pilot
Very happy with the service. I have bought a lots of items from Marv over the years!
Marv has a great website! I'll definitely be back!
- Todd nash
Will be a return customer - Thank you Marv Golden!
Quality items at great prices! I've been using Marv for years!
Keep up the great customer service! You've got my business!
- Alan l. carpenter
Delivery was surprisingly fast! I'm a loyal customer!
Best prices! Very nice customer service staff!
Great products at great prices! Shipping was very quick.
I've been shopping at MG since 1992 and the service is always exceptional!
Great products and customer service!
Great website that is super easy to use!
Excellent customer service with a knowledgeable staff!
Found this product on Amazon with a good price, then purchased from you with an even better price!
Marv Golden was great! They always kept me informed about the status of my order!
Marv Golden has been my go to Aviation store since 1990. I remember calling with Marv manning the phones.
MG is awesome! Great quality products!
Great products and great customer service from MG!