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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 Connecticut CDL passenger test consists of 20 questions. To pass, you must correctly answer at least 16 questions (80%). The CT passenger test covers the following sections of the Connecticut CDL Manual: Driving Safely, Transporting Passengers, Vehicle Inspection Test, Basic Control Skills Test and Road Test. Take this CT practice test now to prepare for the actual passenger test!
1. To keep your vehicle from rolling back when you start, you should:
apply the emergency brake whenever necessary.
turn the engine off before you take your foot off the brake.
pump the brakes.
partly engage the clutch before you take your foot off the brake.
2. When dealing with a disruptive rider, you should:
call for help.
discharge such rider immediately.
give the rider a cup of coffee.
discharge the rider at the next scheduled stop.
3. Alcohol:
impairs depth perception.
improves reaction time.
improves muscle coordination.
does not affect judgement.
4. How does ABS help you?
ABS replaces your normal brakes and helps you  to stop faster.
ABS helps you avoid wheel lock up and maintain control when you brake hard on slippery surfaces.
ABS makes stab braking more effective.
ABS always shortens your stopping distance.
5. Even if you are not required to always stop at railroad crossings and you are sure no train is approaching, you must stop before reaching the crossing if:
there is no oncoming traffic.
there is oncoming traffic.
you can drive completely through the crossing without stopping.
the tracks are not clear.
6. Bus drivers:
are required to wear a seat belt only when driving in construction zones.
must wear a seat belt at all times.
are exempt from wearing a seat belt.
are required to wear a seat belt only when transporting passengers.
7. If you lose ABS control on one or more wheels, you should:
fully apply the brakes until you stop.
immediately report it to the motor carrier.
drive normally (you still have regular brakes), but get the system serviced soon.
stop braking and countersteer.
8. Buses must never carry:
radioactive materials.
small arms ammunition.
hospital supplies.
All of the above.
9. To prevent getting sleepy while driving, you should:
keep the cab warm.
close the vent.
keep cool by opening the window.
drive alone whenever possible.
10. Which of the following is not a rule for using turn signals?
Signal continuously
Signal early
Don't signal unless another vehicle is behind you
Cancel your signal after you have turned
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Passenger Test - CT CDL

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