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The passenger endorsement applies to drivers who want to drive a bus in any Class A, B, or C CDL. Applicants must pass a special knowledge test, and must pass skills tests in a passenger vehicle. The Arkansas CDL passenger test consists of 20 questions. To pass, you must correctly answer at least 16 questions (80%). The AR passenger test covers the following sections of the Arkansas CDL Manual: Driving Safely, Transporting Passengers, Vehicle Inspection Test, Basic Control Skills Test and Road Test. Take this AR practice test now to prepare for the actual passenger test!
1. When driving on slippery surfaces, a lack of spray from other vehicles indicates that:
there is no ice on the road surface.
ice has formed on the road.
the road hasn't started to ice up yet.
the pavement is dry.
2. Which of the following statements about fueling a bus with riders is true?
Fueling your bus with riders on board should be avoided unless absolutely necessary.
Before fueling your bus with riders on board you should tell passengers about the refueling.
It should only be done during trips more than 150 miles long.
All of the above.
3. When dealing with a disruptive rider, you should:
give the rider a cup of coffee.
discharge such rider immediately.
call for help.
discharge the rider at the next scheduled stop.
4. Your bus must be equipped with the following emergency equipment:
Fire extinguisher, reflective triangles and accident reporting kit.
Spare electric fuses, fire extinguisher, and accident reporting kit.
Spare electric fuses, fire extinguisher, and warning devices for parked vehicles.
Wiper arms and blades , fire extinguisher, and liquid burning flares.
5. Watch out for black ice:
when it is snowing.
when the temperature is above freezing and the road is dry.
any time the temperature is below freezing and the road looks wet.
right after it starts to rain.
6. To avoid distractions while driving, you should:
try to engage in complex conversations with the other occupants.
use your phone only when there is no traffic around you.
smoke, eat, and drink only when the road is straight.
adjust vehicle controls and mirrors prior to driving.
7. If you doubt you have enough space to pass under a bridge, you should:
turn on your headlights.
turn on your 4-way emergency flashers.
go slowly.
drive faster.
8. Which of the following is not a way to know when to change gears?
Check that the pressure gauge shows normal oil pressure
Watch your tachometer
Use engine speed (rpm)
Use road speed (mph)
9. When possible, you should park:
on the roadway.
so you will have to back up when you leave.
so you will be able to pull forward when you leave.
on the shoulder.
10. When changing lanes, you should:
not use your turn signals.
not use your mirrors.
do it quickly.
None of the above.
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Passenger Test - AR CDL

Number of questions: 20
Correct answers to pass:16
Passing score:80%
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