Quiz: Thrifty Flying: Are you a budget-savvy traveler?
Thrifty Flying: Are you a budget-savvy traveler?
By: Staff
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About This Quiz

Airline fares are on the rise, and you need a vacation on the cheap. Think you have what it takes to find the best bargain on the plane? Take our quiz and find out.

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Airfares have always been subject to frequent changes.
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Between 2010 and 2011, the average domestic fare in the United States increased by what percentage?
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Which United States city experienced the highest percent increase in domestic airfare between 2010 and 2011?
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When searching for tickets, it's best to only consider the fares of one airline carrier.
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Which Web site is used to research airfares from multiple airlines?
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What is one common way airlines alert customers about great deals on airfare?
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Alerts about airfares are only sent out by airline carriers.
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Which of these is a third-party Web site where you can sign up to receive alerts about low fares on a variety of airlines?
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Taxes and fees on airline tickets can sometimes amount to 30 percent or more of the price.
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Which of the following airlines charges a baggage fee for the first checked bag?
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True or false: Airlines typically announce sales in the middle of the week.
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Which is the best time to purchase an airline ticket?
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Which is not a cheap day to fly?
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What do you call the travel season in between the high season and the low season?
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What kind of flight takes off and lands in the wee hours of the morning?
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Which does not affect the price of your airline ticket?
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Which was the first airline to announce a baggage fee on the first checked bag?
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