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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 Virginia CDL passenger test consists of 20 questions. To pass, you must correctly answer at least 16 questions (80%). The VA passenger test covers the following sections of the Virginia CDL Manual: Driving Safely, Transporting Passengers, Vehicle Inspection Test, Basic Control Skills Test and Road Test. Take this VA practice test now to prepare for the actual passenger test!
1. Bus drivers:
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.
2. When drivers make a turn they should:
look in the opposite direction of the turn.
look behind the vehicle.
look in the direction they are going to turn.
3. While crossing railroad tracks, you should:
not shift gears.
shift up.
shift down.
4. To correct a drive-wheel braking skid, you should:
apply the brakes and turn in the direction of the skid.
stop braking.
5. When backing, you should back and turn toward the driver's side:
so you can back in a straight line.
so you can see better.
so you can see the shoulder of the road.
6. When you discharge a drunk or disruptive rider, you must:
go back to the previous stop and make sure it is a well-lit area.
put the rider off the bus as soon as possible.
ensure the rider's safety.
7. When a tire suddenly blows out while you are driving, what should you do first?
Brake lightly and hold the steering wheel firmly.
Use controlled or stab braking.
Hold the steering wheel firmly and stay off the brakes.
8. To avoid becoming a distracted driver you should:
adjust all vehicle controls and mirrors while driving.
not engage in complex conversations with others.
not turn off all communication devices.
9. Engine oil pressure should come up to normal within _________ after the engine is started.
five minutes
two minutes
10. Right after it starts to rain, the road is very slippery. Why?
Because rain is very slippery.
Because the water mixes with oil left on the road by vehicles.
Because black ice may form on the road.
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Passenger Test - VA CDL

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