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Tennessee CDL Practice Test: Class C - Test 5 2019

(From the 2019 Tennessee CDL Handbook)
Number of tests: 5
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 Tennessee Commercial Driver Handbook. Endorsements that may be used with a Class C CDL include Hazardous Materials, Passenger, Double and Triples, HazMat and Tanker, Air Brakes and School bus. If you need additional information, please contact your local DMV office. You can find your nearest DMV office at Tennessee DMV locations.

You have made 2 errors so far.
1. Every ____ hours (or 150 miles, whichever comes first) you should check to ensure your cargo is secure.
  • Reduce the effects of the alcohol.

  • Have no effect on driving ability.

  • Reduce the effects of the drug or medicine.

  • Increase the effects of both.

2. When you are securing cargo, blocking and bracing are used to ________.
  • Decrease the two-second rule

  • Increase the two-second rule

  • None of the above

  • Increase speed to reach final destination more quickly

3. On the Hazardous Materials Table column 1 shows _______.
  • Drive in the right lane only

  • Look ahead and maintain a safe following distance

  • Drive slower than the flow of traffic

  • Honk your horn to make others aware of your presence

4. The Gross Vehicle Weight is ______.
  • You may never stop your vehicle there.

  • You may park there if the driver remains in the vehicle.

  • You may stop temporarily to pickup or discharge passengers.

  • You may stop to load or unload merchandise.

5. What affects your vehicle's total stopping distance?
  • Going straight ahead.

  • Turning left.

  • Already in a traffic circle.

  • Already in an intersection.

6. Why should you exercise special care when transporting dry bulk tanks?
  • You may only drive straight ahead.

  • You must wait for a green light.

  • Vehicles moving in any direction must stop.

  • You may drive only in the direction of the green arrow.