To receive this endorsement, applicants must pass a test consisting of 20 multiple choice questions. Each question has three or four answer choices. To pass, the applicant must answer at least 16 questions correctly. Test questions come from the North Carolina Commercial Driver License 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.
Number of Question
1. When completing an offset back/left parking maneuver, a driver should:
If you are asked to complete an offset back/left parking maneuver, you should first pull straight forward, then back up to the left. Your vehicle must be parked completely within the boundaries of the parking space.
2. When drivers turn, they usually:
When turning, drivers usually look in the direction of their turn. If a driver fails to signal before a turn or lane change, their body movements may still provide a clue that they are planning to turn.
3. A standee line on a bus:
On a bus designed to carry standing passengers, no passengers may stand in front of the rear of the driver's seat. Any such bus must have a line on the floor, or some other marking, that indicates where passengers may not stand. This is called a standee line.
4. Carry-on bags should be secured:
Bus passengers must not leave luggage in doorways or aisles. All items should be secured in a way that allows passengers to exit by any door or window in an emergency.
5. During the vehicle inspection test, you will be asked to:
During the CDL vehicle inspection test, you must be able to inspect your vehicle and explain to the examiner what you are inspecting and why.
6. Buses should never transport:
Buses must never transport labeled radioactive materials in the space occupied by people. Small arms ammunition labeled ORM-D, emergency hospital supplies, and medications are allowed.
7. When exiting a vehicle, a driver should: