(RDP)Recreational Dive Planner Practice Questions
here for answers)
PADI Recreational Dive Planner
Chapter 4 in your manual in conjunction with
the RDP Booklet will help you learn how to use the RDP.
may find the following sample RDP questions helpful in studying for the RDP
section of the Open Water Final Exam.
These questions WILL NOT take the
place of your manual but can help you practice after you've used it and the RDP
If you can do these questions you will do very well on this
section of the exam.
Minimum surface interval procedure you learn with the
booklet and chapter 5.
PADI Open Water Recreational Dive Planner (RDP)
1) What pressure group would a diver be in after a 15 minute
dive to a depth of 70 feet?
a) E b) D c) C d) T
2) What pressure
group would a diver be in after a dive to 45 feet for 50 minutes? a) L b) M c)
P d) Z
3) A diver does a dive to 80 feet for 20 minutes. What is his
pressure group after a 22 minutes surface interval?
a) K b) H c) G d)
4) A diver does a series of dives and is in Pressure group L. What
will his pressure group be after a surface interval of 40 minutes?
a) F b)
L c) J d) G
5) What is the ending pressure group for the following 2
dives? First you dive to 48 feet for 25 minutes. Surface interval of 30 minutes
then dive to 40 feet for 1 hour.
a) G b) D c) U d) S
6) A diver
does a dive to 55 feet for 46 minutes. Surface interval of 1 hour followed by a
dive to 50 feet for 45 minutes. What is her ending pressure group? a) R b) T c)
V d) W
7) What is the ending pressure group after the following 3
dives? Dive to 80 for 22 minutes followed by a 45 minute surface interval Dive
to 60 feet for 30 minutes followed by a 50 minute surface interval Dive to 50
feet for 25 minutes.
a) Q b) R c) V d) W
8) What would your ending
pressure group be after the following scenario: Dive to 87 feet for 20 minutes
Surface interval of 1 hour and 6 minutes Dive to 60 feet for 40 minutes.
Surface interval of 1 hour Dive to 42 feet for 35 minutes
a) U b) R c) T d)