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New York DMV CDL Class A - Test 3 2018

(From the 2018 New York CDL Handbook)
Number of tests: 3
Number of questions: 30
Passing score: 80

Directions: When applying for this license, applicants must pass a 50-question test. And applicants must score 80% to pass the test. The following questions are based on the details provided in the New York Commercial Driver Handbook. Endorsements that may be used with a Class A CDL include Hazardous Materials, Passenger, Double and Triples, HazMat and Tanker, Air Brakes and School bus.

You have made 2 errors so far.
1. The air pressure should build from ____ to ____ within 3 minutes.
  • Drive slower than the flow of traffic

  • Honk your horn to make others aware of your presence

  • Look ahead and maintain a safe following distance

  • Drive in the right lane only

2. If one air system is very low on pressure _______.
  • The road ahead curves sharply left, then right.

  • Winding road ahead.

  • The road ahead turns sharply left.

  • The road ahead curves sharply right, then left.

3. You will lose your CDL for at least ______ days if you have committed two serious traffic violations within a three-year period involving a CMV.
  • Under no circumstances.

  • If your vehicle can do so without damaging the gate.

  • If you first look carefully in both directions.

  • As long as an approaching train is not too close.

4. To prevent your cargo from being top-heavy, put the __________.
  • A blasting zone.

  • A railroad crossing.

  • A crosswalk.

  • An intersection.

5. If your privilege to operate your personal vehicle is revoked because of alcohol, you will _______.
  • One of your rear wheels must touch the curb.

  • Your front wheels must be turned toward the street.

  • Your wheels must be within 18 inches of the curb.

6. What is the Motor Carrier Safety Improvement Act of 1999?
  • State route sign.

  • U. S. route sign.

  • County route sign.

  • Interstate route sign.