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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Passing grade —
4 or fewer errors
Shipping papers should be:
Hidden from view
Placed in the glove box
Easily seen by anyone entering the cab
If transporting hazardous materials and the cargo is on fire, you should:
Try to put it out with a fire extinguisher
Contact emergency personnel and let them battle the fire
Contine driving to the fire department
If packages contain liquid containers, the box must contain:
Arrows pointing in the correct upright direction
A return address
The number of containers inside the box
Placards showing the type of hazardous material in a vehicle are usually what shape?
If loading corrosive materials you should not:
Roll the containers
Load the containers by hand
Use the vehicle’s emergency brake
How do you label a package if the hazardous material label will not fit on the package?
The label may be placed on a tag securely attached to the item
There should be a QR Code attached that can be scanned
The HazMat label should be reduced in size to fit on the item
If 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
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