South Carolina CDL Permit Test - Bus

Number of questions: 20
Passing score: 16
Directions: This endorsement is required for driving a school bus. To receive this endorsement, applicants must pass a test. The test consists of 20 multiple choice questions. To pass, the applicant must answer at least 16 questions correctly. Each question has two, three or four possible answer choices. Test questions come from the South Carolina Commercial Driver License Manual. Questions come from chapters covering School Buses, Pre-Trip Vehicle Inspection Test, Basic Vehicle Control Skills Test and On-Road Driving. The School Bus endorsement can be used with the Class A, B or C CDL.
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Passing grade —
4 or fewer errors
If a school bus needs to be evacuated, passengers should :
Always use the rear door
Always use the windows
Always use the front door
Use the exit deemed safest
During the on-road driving test, you should:
Develop your own route to show off your driving skills
Listen to directions from the examiner
Bring a passenger to drive with you
Drive in an unsafe manner
When students unload from the bus, if the driver cannot account for a student outside the bus, the driver should:
Secure the bus and leave the bus to look for the student
Assume the student had gotten off the bus
Walk to the back of the bus to see if the student got back on
Ask another driver
When driving a school bus, mirrors should be adjusted
During the drive
Before beginning to drive
After the drive is completed
If there is a fire on the bus, the students:
Must be evacuated x
Should stay on the bus, but moved to a part of the bus without a fire
Should stay in their seats
In the steering box part of the vehicle inspection, what should not be done?
Check that the steering box is securely mounted
Check that the steering box is not leaking
Look for missing bolts in the steering box
Not inspect all nuts and bolts of the steering box
What does the overhead inside rearview mirror do?
Allows the driver to see what is happening on the bus
Allows the driver to see what is happening outside the bus
Monitors traffic
Opens and closes the door
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