Category F Quiz

The following questions are taken from the Skydiver Information Manual (2018). The basic goals of Category F are

  • cumulative three tracking sequences: track for five seconds within 30 degrees heading, turn 180 degrees, track back for five seconds
  • cumulative four 180-degree turns under canopy while flying in deep brakes
  • braked approach and landing on a canopy that allows for a safe braked landing
  • cumulative two unassisted landings within 25 meters of planned target
  • one complete pack job with assistance
  • perform a pre-jump equipment check on another jumper fully rigged and ready to jump
  • spot the aircraft, including all procedures, with minimum assistance
  • study USPA BSRs for A license holders (SIM Sections 2-1.B, G.2, H.2, I.1.a, I.2, I.3, L.5, and M)
  • study USPA conditions, requirements, and priviledges for A-license holders (SIM Section 3-1)
  • study USPA recommendations on recurrent training (SIM Section 5-2)
  • study SIM Section 5-1.F to review power-line landing procedures
  • study USPA recommendations on group separation during jump run (SIM Section 5-7)
  • read the owner's manuals for the main and reserve canopies and the harness and container system in use for jumps in this category

All category quizzes are intended to be administered prior to conducting jumps in the next category. Please fill out the quiz below. A copy will be sent to your instructors, and we'll review Cat F topics as needed before continuing to Cat G.


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Note: 60mph = 1 mile per minute; 30mph = 1/2 mile per minute.