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  • 1.You must check that the ____ do not have cracks or frays.
    • All of the listed answers. - You Answered Correct
  • 2.The minimum tread depth for steering axle tires should be _____.
    • 4/32. - You Answered Correct
  • 3.Vehicles should be equipped with emergency equipment. This equipment should be ______.
    • All of the listed answers. - You Answered Correct
  • 4.If your fifth wheel plate is not well lubricated, this could cause ___________.
    • Steering problems. - You Answered Correct
  • 5.Tires should be replaced ________.
    • All of the listed answers. - You Answered Correct
  • 6.Instruct passengers to secure their baggage to _________.
    • All of the listed answers. - You Answered Correct
  • 7.Buses must never carry _________.
    • Division 2.3 poison gas. - You Answered Correct
  • 8.As a bus driver you should avoid ________.
    • Fueling your bus in a closed building while there are passengers on board. - You Answered Correct
  • 9.Which of the following is a good indicator that you are driving your bus too fast for a banked curve?
    • If your bus leans toward the outside on a banked curve. - You Answered Correct
  • 10.If your bus has a manual transmission, you should never ________.
    • Change gears while crossing railroad tracks. - You Answered Correct
  • 11.The driver's seat should have a seat belt except when ______.
    • This is a trick question. The driver's seat always needs to have a seat belt. - You Answered Correct
  • 12.Which of the following is a common bus part that passengers may damage?
    • All of the listed answers. - You Answered Correct
  • 13.If you work for an interstate carrier, you need to complete a written inspection report ________.
    • For each bus driven. - You Answered Correct
  • 14.Bus drivers should not carry more than _____ lbs. total of allowed hazardous materials.
    • 500 lbs. - You Answered Correct
  • 15.Which of the following parts of your bus needs to be in safe working condition before driving?
    • All of the listed answers. - You Answered Correct
  • 16.Passive crossings typically have?
    • Yellow circular advance warning signs. - You Answered Correct
  • 17.The danger zone is the area on all sides of the bus where children are in the most danger of being hit either by another vehicle or their own bus. It may extend as much as ______ ft. from the front bumper.
    • 30 ft. - You Answered Correct
  • 18.Which mirrors are located below the outside flat mirrors?
    • The outside convex mirrors. - You Answered Correct
  • 19.The computerized system that keeps your wheels from locking up during hard brake applications is ________.
    • The antilock braking system. - You Answered Correct
  • 20.You should activate the bus' alternating flashing amber lights, if the bus is so equipped, ________ ft. before the school bus stop, or in accordance with the state's law.
    • 200 ft. - You Answered Correct
  • 21.Where are the outside left and right side crossover mirrors located?
    • The left and right front corners of the bus. - You Answered Correct
  • 22.On the school route, you may encounter what kinds of emergencies?
    • All of the listed answers. - You Answered Correct
  • 23.Where are the outside left and right side flat mirrors located?
    • Mounted at the left and right front corners of the bus at the side or front of the windshield. - You Answered Correct
  • 24.School bus drivers need to concentrate while you are driving and while the students are loading and unloading the bus. If there is a behavior problem that distracts you from these tasks, _________.
    • Wait until the students unloading are safely off the bus and have moved away or pull the bus over to resolve the behavioral problem. - You Answered Correct
  • 25.You should turn on your right turn signal indicator ______ seconds before pulling over.
    • 3-5 seconds. - You Answered Correct