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California CDL Permit Test - HazMat

Number of questions: 20
Passing score: 16
Directions: This endorsement is required to haul hazardous materials as defined in Title 49, CFR, §383.5 To receive this endorsement, drivers must also pass a Transportation Security Administration background check. To receive this endorsement, applicants must pass a test The test consists of 20 multiple choice questions. Each question has three answer choices. To pass, the applicant must answer at least 16 questions correctly. Test questions come from the California Commercial Driver Handbook. Questions come from the chapter covering: Hazardous Materials. The Hazardous Materials endorsement can be used with Class A, B and C CDL
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1.
Placards showing the type of hazardous materials in a vehicle are usually shaped like what?
An octagon
A circle
A diamond
2.
How do you label a package if the hazardous materials label will not fit onto the package?
Place the label on a tag securely attached to the item.
Attach a QR Code to be scanned.
Reduce the size of the HazMat label to fit it completely on the item.
3.
If a package contains liquid containers, the box must display:
Arrows pointing in the correct upright direction.
A return address.
The number of containers inside the box.
4.
If you discover that your cargo is leaking, you should:
Touch the leaking material to identify the cargo.
Use shipping papers and labels to identify the leaking cargo.
Assume all the cargo is leaking.
5.
Shipping papers should be:
Hidden from view.
Placed in the glove box.
Easily seen by anyone entering the cab.
6.
If you are transporting hazardous materials and the cargo catches on fire, you should:
Try to put out the fire with a fire extinguisher.
Contact emergency personnel and let them battle the fire.
Continue driving to the fire department.
7.
If loading corrosive materials, you should not:
Roll the containers.
Load the containers by hand.
Use the vehicle’s parking brake.
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