North Carolina CDL Permit Test - Class A

Number of questions: 50
Passing score: 40
Directions: This license is required for driving any legal combination of vehicles, with a gross combination weight rating of 26,001 pounds or more, provided the GVWR of a trailer exceeds 10,000 pounds. To receive this license, applicants must pass a 50-question test. Test questions come from the North Carolina Commercial Driver License Manual. To pass, applicants must answer 40 questions correctly. Each question has three or four possible answer choices. Questions come from chapters covering: Introduction, Driving Safely, Transporting Cargo Safely, Air Brakes (if applicable), Combination Vehicles, Pre-Trip Vehicle Inspection Test, Basic Vehicle Control Skills Test and On-Road Driving. Endorsements that may be used with a Class A CDL are: Hazardous materials, Tank, Passenger, Doubles/Triples, HazMat, Tank, Air Brakes and School bus.
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1.
Hydroplaning usually:
Happens with tires properly inflated
Happens at speeds under 15 mph
Happens in areas where water collects on the road
Happens in the evening
2.
What is Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW)?
The total weight of a vehicle and its cargo
The total weight of a vehicle before cargo
The total weight of cargo
The maximum weight allowed to be transported by a vehicle
3.
When checking the power steering fluid during a vehicle inspection, you will need to do each of the following, except:
Show where the power steering fluid dipstick is located.
Check for adequate power steering fluid.
Ensure that the power steering fluid level is above the full mark.
Ensure that the power steering level is above the refill mark.
4.
A hazardous materials endorsement is valid for:
One year.
Two years.
Four years.
5.
If involved in an accident, a truck operator should:
Exchange information with all others involved in the collision.
Fly a drone to take pictures of the accident scene.
Immediately drive to the nearest police department to file a report.
6.
Pre-trip inspections should be done:
Differently each time in order to place emphasis on different items.
The same way each time to prevent you from forgetting anything.
Once in a while.
7.
The use of a hand-held mobile device is:
Prohibited
Acceptable if weather conditions are clear
Permitted if checking work-related email
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