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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 Nevada CDL tank vehicles test consists of 20 questions. To pass, you must correctly answer at least 16 questions (80%). The NV tanker test covers the following sections of the Nevada CDL Manual: Driving Safely, Combination Vehicles, Tank Vehicles, Hazardous Materials. Take this NV tanker practice test now to prepare for the actual test!
1. ________ is responsible for identifying the hazard class of the material when shipping.
The driver
The motor carrier
The shipper
The supply chain manager
2. Tire load is defined as:
the weight transmitted to the ground by 1 tire.
the minimum tire pressure.
the maximum safe weight a tire can carry at a specified pressure.
the minimum safe weight a tire can carry at a specified pressure.
3. Liquid surge results from movement of the liquid in partially filled tanks. Side-to-side surge can cause:
brake failure.
a rollover.
an automatic failure.
tire failure.
4. Which of the following is a clue suggesting a shipment of HazMat?
Type of package is being shipped.
The type of business is the shipper is in.
Tanks with diamond labels or placards on the premises.
All of the above.
5. Baffled liquid tanks:
have bulkheads with holes that let the liquid flow through.
have bulkheads in them to allow the liquid to move freely.
have nothing inside to slow down the flow of the liquid.
are usually those that transport food products.
6. When approaching a vehicle as part of a pre-trip inspection, which of the following could be a sign of trouble?
Inflated tires
Parking brake is on
Fresh oil under the vehicle
All of the above
7. To know how much space you should keep in front of you:
estimate how many vehicle lengths there are between you and the vehicle ahead.
estimate how many seconds it would take you to reach the vehicle ahead.
wait until the vehicle ahead of you passes a clear landmark, then count off the seconds until you reach the same spot.
None of the above.
8. Truck tractors with air brakes built after March 1, 1997, are required to be equipped with:
hydraulic brakes.
anti-lock brakes.
a rear backup camera.
9. If you are feeling sleepy, you should:
get some coffee.
pull off the road and rest.
drive faster.
slow down.
10. When driving tank vehicles, because of the high center of gravity and the surge of the liquid, you must:
start quickly.
swerve often.
start slowly.
stop quickly.
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Tanker Test - NV CDL

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