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The tanker endorsement applies to drivers who wish to drive a tank in Class A, B, or C CDL. To add this endorsement to your CLP/CDL, you must pass a knowledge test on the problems posed by large volume liquid cargos. The Florida CDL tank vehicles test consists of 20 questions. To pass, you must correctly answer at least 16 questions (80%). The FL tanker test covers the following sections of the Florida CDL Manual: Driving Safely, Combination Vehicles, Tank Vehicles, Hazardous Materials. Take this FL tanker practice test now to prepare for the actual test!
1. When possible, you should park:
on the shoulder.
so you will be able to pull forward when you leave.
so you will have to back up when you leave.
on the roadway.
2. Which of the following statements about tankers is true?
A high center of gravity makes a vehicle more prone to rollover accidents.
When loading and unloading smaller tanks, do not put too much weight on the front or rear of the vehicle.
Unbaffled liquid tankers have nothing inside to slow down the flow of the liquid.
All of the above.
3. When checking the lights before driving:
you should check them from inside the vehicle.
the engine must be running.
you should turn off the engine.
make sure the parking brake is not set.
4. Before loading or unloading any flammable liquids, you should:
start the engine.
turn on the headlights.
turn off the engine.
light up a cigarette.
5. When going down grades, you should:
shift up.
rely solely on engine braking to reduce your speed.
put the transmission in Neutral.
downshift to a lower gear.
6. When going down a steep downgrade, you should primarily brake using:
the braking effect of the engine.
the emergency brake.
the parking brake.
the service brakes.
7. Highway curves should be taken _________ the posted speed limit.
slightly above
slightly below
well below
8. When you double your speed, the braking distance is:
2 times longer.
the same.
3 times longer.
4 times longer.
9. If your trucks has a high center of gravity, which of the following is true for curves?
Reduce your speed to a crawl.
You should travel at the posted speed limit.
You should slow down, as your truck can roll over at the posted speed limit for the curve.
None of the above.
10. Baffled tanks:
help to control the liquid surge.
have nothing inside to slow down the flow of the liquid.
are usually those that transport food products.
help to control the temperature of the liquid.
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FL CDL Tanker Endorsement

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