Passenger

To receive this endorsement, applicants must pass a test consisting of 20 multiple choice questions. Each question has three answer choices. To pass, the applicant must answer at least 16 questions.. Read More

To receive this endorsement, applicants must pass a test consisting 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 Missouri Commercial Driver’s Manual. Questions come from chapters covering: Driving Safely, Transporting Passengers Safely, Pre-Trip Vehicle Inspection Test, Basic Vehicle Control Skills Test and On-Road Driving. The Passenger endorsement can be used with the Class A, B or C CDL.

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1. If other vehicles are having a difficult time getting around your truck on a road with two or more lanes, you should:

Explanation
You should stay in the right lane of a multilane road if your vehicle is being slowed down by a heavy load. Allow other vehicles to pass your truck using the left lane.

2. A driver should ensure that:

Explanation
It is essential to the safe operation of a CMV that cargo be properly loaded. Improper loading can affect handling and damage the vehicle. Additionally, improperly loaded materials can cause injury or death by falling off of the vehicle.

3. If driving on a surface with poor traction, a driver should accelerate slowly:

Explanation
To avoid a loss of control, you should accelerate slowly when driving in poor-traction conditions, such as rain or snow.

4. During a trip, gauges are:

Explanation
During a trip, you should regularly check the gauge and instrument panels, mirrors, tires, cargo, and lights for signs of trouble.

5. Most bus accidents happen:

Explanation
Bus accidents most commonly occur at intersections. Use caution, even if the intersection is controlled by signs or signals.

6. To check the automatic transmission fluid level in some vehicles, you will have to:

Explanation
In some vehicles, it may be necessary to leave the engine running when checking the automatic transmission fluid level.

7. A cardboard box on the roadway:

Explanation
Almost any foreign object on the road poses some potential danger. For example, even something as seemingly harmless as a cardboard box could contain a hard or heavy object that could damage your vehicle.
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