# Intermediate Section

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1. What is the optimum length of the Intermediate segment?

A. 5 Nautical Miles
B. 10 Nautical Miles
C. 15 Nautical Miles
B. 10 Nautical Miles (FAAO 8260.3, Chap 2,  Para 244a(1))

2. The maximum number of degrees an Intermediate course can differ from the Final course is?

A.  15° When the FAF is a fix
B.  30° When the FAF is a facility
C.  45° When a procedure turn is used
B.  30° When the FAF is a facility (FAAO 8260.3, Chap 2,  Para 244a(1))
3. Where does the Intermediate segment begin and end?

A.  Begins at the Intermediate fix and Ends at the missed approach point.
B.  Begins at the initial fix and ends at the FAF.
C.  Begins at the intermediate fix and ends at the FAF
• C.  Begins at the intermediate fix and ends at the FAF (FAAO 8260.3, Chap 2,  Para 240)
4. What is the obstacle clearance of the primary and secondary area in the Intermediate segment?

A. 500’ and 500’ tapering to zero
B. 500’ and 500’
C. 1000’ and 500’ tapering to zero
A. 500’ and 500’ tapering to zero (FAAO 8260.3, Chap 2,  Para 242c, 243c)
5. What is the descent gradient in the straight course Intermediate segment?

A. Optimum 150’, maximum 400’
B. Optimum 150’, maximum 318’
C. Optimum 250’, maximum 500’
B. Optimum 150’, maximum 318’ (FAAO 8260.3, Chap 2,  Para 242d)
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