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Rhode Island CDL Practice Test: Bus - Test 2 2019

(From the 2019 Rhode Island CDL Handbook)
Number of tests: 2
Number of questions: 30
Passing score: 80

Directions: To obtain this endorsement for driving a school bus, applicants must pass a 20-question test. And to pass the test, applicants must score at least 80%. Test questions are from the Rhode Island Commercial Driver Handbook. The School Bus endorsement can be used with the Class A, B, or C CDL. If you need additional information, please contact your local DMV office. You can find your nearest DMV office at Rhode Island DMV locations.

You have made 2 errors so far.
1. While driving your bus, you should scan ________ for trouble or hazardous conditions.
  • Right hand and arm pointing downward.

  • Left hand and arm pointing straight out.

  • Left hand and arm pointing upward.

  • Left hand and arm pointing downward.

2. In buses, what is the standee line?
  • In an unmarked crosswalk

  • In a bicycle lane.

  • Within three feet of a private driveway.

3. You must have spare electrical fuses for your bus, unless __________.
  • An intersection.

  • A blasting zone.

  • A crosswalk.

  • A railroad crossing.

4. The exterior baggage compartments of your vehicle should ______.
  • Only when other vehicles yield

  • Never

  • None of the above

  • When you see a flashing red or blue light or hear a siren

5. Which of the following parts should you be able to identify for your CDL Skills test?
  • Road narrows ahead.

  • Low clearance ahead.

  • Road ramp ahead.

  • Road under water ahead.

6. If your fifth wheel plate is not well lubricated, this could cause ___________.
  • Warning sign for truck ramp.

  • No trucks warning sign.

  • Warning sign for hill ahead.

  • Warning sign for draw bridge ahead.