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Strengths and Abilities

Strengths are those positive qualities that a person has that are part of his/her character. These strengths can be patience, understanding, perseverance, etc. Abilities are those skills that a person can learn to do well.

List below the strengths and the abilities that you think Chuck Yeager had that helped to make his supersonic test flights so successful.


  • Eye for detail
  • Patience
  • Disciplined
  • Alertness
  • Team player / collaborative
  • Decisive / Quick Thinking
  • Pilot an airplane
  • Physical strength
  • Knowledge of Aeronautics


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