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  1. You must have placards for explosives, poison gas or flammables exceeding...

    A. 10 pounds
    B. 100 pounds
    C. Any amount
    D. 10 cartons
    C. Any amount
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. If you are hauling hazardous materials and have ___ tires on your vehicle, you must stop and check them every time you park.

    A. dual
    B. radial
    C. bias
    D. treaded
    A. dual
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. A vehicle placarded for Division 1.1, 1.2, or 1.3 explosives...

    A. may not be parked on the cosignee's property
    B. may never be parked on private property
    C. may never be left unattended under any condition
    D. may be left unattended in a safe haven
    D. may be left unattended in a safe haven
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. If you are required to stop at railroad crossings, you must...

    A. Stop 15 to 50 feet before the nearest rail
    B. Remember to never shift gears while crossing tracks
    C. Proceed only when you are sure no train is coming
    D. All of the above
    D. All of the above
  5. Some hazardous materials may not be loaded together with other hazardous materials. The prohibited combinations are listed in the...

    A. Hazardous Materials Table
    B. Hazardous Waste Manifest
    C. Segregation and Separation Chart
    D. List of Hazardous Materials and Reportable Quantities
    C. Segregation and Separation Chart
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. The shipping papers for hazardous materials can be found...

    A. In a pouch on the driver's door
    B. In clear view, within reach while driving
    C. On the driver's seat when out of the vehicle
    D. Any of the above locations
    D. Any of the above locations

    Pay special attention to the in clear view, within reach while driving part!
  7. Which of the following statements about loading and unloading cargo tanks is false?

    A. The person in attendance must be within 50 ft. of the tanker (which is more than 25 feet.... hint, hint)
    B. The person attending the tanker must have a clear view of it
    C. The person in attendance must be authorized and able to move the vehicle
    D. The person in attendance must be aware of the danger
    A. The person in attendance must be within 50 ft. of the tanker

    The person in charge of loading and unloading must be within 25 feet, remember that!
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. The floor liner for explosives may not...

    A. Contain steel or iron
    B. Contain nails or screws
    C. Contain cracks or holes
    D. Contain any of the above
    D. Contain any of the above
  9. It is acceptable to use a placard with the word DANGEROUS if...

    You load less than 5000 pounds of specified materials at one place
    You have two or more specified materials which total more than 1000 lbs.
    both A & B above
    either A or B above
    both A & B above

    Remember Dangerous placards can never be used on loads containing 1.1 or 1.2 explosives (hint, hint) or 1.3, poisonous, Dangerous when wet, organic peroxides, or radioactive III materials.  In other words, if a load had 1.1 and 1.2 the answer would be 1.1 and 1.2, not dangerous.
  10. A "transport index" relates to products that are...

    A. Overweight
    B. Radioactive
    C. Meant for human consumption
    D. Liquid
    B. Radioactive
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. On the Hazardous Materials Table, proper shipping names are shown...

    A. so you know not to transport that shipment
    B. in plain type and in alphabetical order
    C. so you know you can transport that shipment without placards
    D. in italic type and loading order
    B. in plain type and in alphabetical order
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. Product ID numbers must appear on each side and both ends of a tank containing...

    A. Hazardous materials exceeding 500 gallons
    B. Hazardous materials exceeding 1000 gallons
    C. Food products exceeding 1000 gallons
    D. None of the above
    B. Hazardous materials exceeding 1000 gallons
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. The hazardous material's identification number is important because...

    A. The shipper must include it on the package
    B. Police use the number to identify the material after an accident
    C. The shipper must include it on the shipping papers
    D. All of the above
    D. All of the above
  14. In the event of an accident involving hazardous materials, you should first...

    A. Move leaking material out of the way
    B. Move your tractor away from the scene
    C. Try to put out any fires
    D. Send someone for help and warn others of the danger
    D. Send someone for help and warn others of the danger
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. The basic shipment of a hazardous product must include...

    A. The proper shipping name, hazard class and identification number
    B. The shipper's name, the hazard class and a placard
    C. The product's name and identification number
    D. The proper shipping name and the hazard class
    A. The proper shipping name, hazard class and identification number
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. Which of the following statements about "Radioactive" labels is true?

    A. Black III indicates the highest level of radioactivity
    B. Yellow III indicates the highest level of radioactivity
    C. Yellow II indicates the highest level of radioactivity
    D. White I indicates the highest level of radioactivity
    B. Yellow III indicates the highest level of radioactivity
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. When transporting both hazardous and non hazardous materials, your bills must...

    A. Describe the hazardous materials first
    B. Have the hazardous materials highlighted
    C. Identify the materials by the letter X or RQ in the HM column
    D. Any one of the above
    D. Any one of the above
  18. The designation RQ identifies the material's...

    A. Regulatory Quantity
    B. Regulatory Quotient
    C. Reportable Quantity
    D. Reference Quotient
    C. Reportable Quantity
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. When transporting hazardous waste, you must...

    A. Have the word "WASTE" before the name of the material on the bills
    B. Sign a Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest
    C. Carry a Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest in the truck
    D. All of the above
    D. All of the above
  20. On the Hazardous Materials Table, column 1 shows...

    A. to what shipping mode the information on that line applies
    B. how to ship an item
    C. what materials can be loaded together
    D. how much of the material can be put in a vehicle without placarding
    A. to what shipping mode the information on that line applies
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. Tankers used to transport hazardous materials on vehicles must be marked with...

    A. the UN or NA ID number of the product
    B. the CHEMTREC phone number
    C. the date of manufacture
    D. the owner's PUCO or ICC number
    A. the UN or NA ID number of the product
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. A placarded vehicle must have at least ___ placards?

    A. Six
    B. Two
    C. Four
    D. Three
    C. Four
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. Of the following hazardous material classes, which is the most dangerous?

    A. Division 6.2
    B. Division 6.4
    C. Division 6.3
    D. Division 6.1
    D. Division 6.1
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. You must control how far packages labeled "Radioactive II" or "Radioactive III" are located from people and cargo space walls by referring to...

    A. the Table of Hazardous Materials
    B. the Segregation and Separation Chart
    C. the transport index and the Separation Distances Table
    D. the List of Hazardous Materials and Reportable Quantities
    C. the transport index and the Separation Distances Table
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. You should turn off your engine when loading flammable liquid unless...

    A. You need the engine to run the pump
    B. You are a non-smoker
    C. You are loading at night and need the headlights
    D. The material does not need a placard
    A. You need the engine to run the pump
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. The hazardous materials will be named on...

    The Hazardous Materials Table List
    The List of Hazardous Substances and Reportable Quantities
    Either one of the above lists
    Both of the above lists
    Either one of the above lists
  27. A "Segregation and Separation Chart" indicate...

    A. Products that cannot be loaded together in the same trailer
    B. Products requiring special labeling
    C. Products that are transported with animals
    D. Products requiring special handling
    A. Products that cannot be loaded together in the same trailer
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. The shipper must attach a diamond-shaped label to hazardous materials by...

    A. Putting a label on the package
    B. Putting a label on a tag attached to the product
    C. Putting a label on the product
    D. Any one of the above
    D. Any one of the above
  29. You should never transport a package labeled poison if you are hauling...

    A. Food products
    B. Fireworks
    C. Porous products
    D. Fuel
    A. Food products
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. Which one of the following shipping descriptions is in the proper order...

    A. Phosgene, Poison A, UN1076
    B. Poison A, UN1076, Phosgene
    C. Phosgene, UN1076, Poison A
    D. UN1076, Poison A, Phosgene
    A. Phosgene, Poison A, UN1076

    Proper shipping name, hazard class, and then the UN or NA identification number, remember this!
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  31. If the hazardous materials are classified as *FORBIDDEN* you should...

    A. Remove the placards from the trailer
    B. Take special caution in transporting the material
    C. Refuse the load
    D. Place the materials in the front of the trailer
    C. Refuse the load
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  32. When transporting explosives you may not...

    A. Park within 5 feet of the traveled part of the road
    B. Within 300 feet of a tunnel
    C. Near an open fire
    D. All of the above
    D. All of the above
  33. Who is responsible for certifying on the bills of lading that the hazardous materials are prepared properly?

    A. The shipper
    B. The dock workers
    C. The driver
    D. The carrier
    A. The shipper

    Remember, it's the shipper unless the answer lists Trip Permits!
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  34. When transporting hazardous loads, you must check the tires at least...

    A. Twice every day
    B. Every six hours
    C. Every two hours or 100 miles
    D. Every 200 miles
    C. Every two hours or 100 miles
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  35. You must carry a gas mask with you when transporting...

    A. Flammable materials
    B. Chlorine
    C. Poison
    D. Liquid Gas
    B. Chlorine
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  36. Containment rules are rules that...

    A. Instruct the driver in loading hazardous materials
    B. Instruct the driver in transporting hazardous materials
    C. Instruct the driver in unloading bulk tanks hauling hazardous materials
    D. All of the above
    D. All of the above
  37. You must notify ____ of any spills exceeding the RQ.

    A. State patrol
    B. DOT and EPA
    C. Customer
    D. Federal Highway Administration
    B. DOT and EPA
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  38. A safe haven is defined as...

    A. A shelter in the event of a explosion
    B. A designated place in your carrier?s parking lot
    C. A government approved place for parking vehicles loaded with explosives
    D. Any place where someone is watching your tractor and trailer for you
    C. A government approved place for parking vehicles loaded with explosives
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  39. The product ID markings on a tank must be...

    A. Orange 4" numbers on black panels
    B. Black 4" numbers on orange panels
    C. Green 4" numbers on white panels
    D. White 4" numbers on orange panels
    B. Black 4" numbers on orange panels
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  40. In order to transport hazardous materials which require placards...

    A. You must have a commercial drivers license
    B. You must pass a written test on hazardous materials
    C. You must have the hazardous materials endorsement on your CDL
    D. All of the above
    D. All of the above
  41. Placarded loads require a fire extinguisher in your truck with a UL rating of...

    A. 10 A:C or more
    B. 20 B:C or more
    C. 20 A:C or more
    D. 10 B:C or more
    D. 10 B:C or more

    Remember 10 B:C
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  42. A placard on the trailer is intended to...

    A. Communicate the risk of hazardous materials
    B. Remind carriers to give the load to qualified drivers
    C. Stop lumpers from unloading hazardous materials
    D. Keep people away from the trailer
    A. Communicate the risk of hazardous materials
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  43. The placards should be placed on the vehicle...

    A. Before you get to your destination
    B. Before you cross a scale
    C. Before you drive it
    D. Before you load it
    C. Before you drive it
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  44. Entries in the Hazardous Materials Table are shown...

    A. In alphabetical order by proper shipping names
    B. In order of risk
    C. In order of quantities being shipped
    D. In alphabetical order by brand names
    A. In alphabetical order by proper shipping names
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  45. A placard must be placed...

    A. Three inches from the bottom or the trailer
    B. Three inches from the front of the trailer
    C. At least three inches away from any other markings
    D. Three inches from the back of the trailer
    C. At least three inches away from any other markings
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  46. If the words *INHALATION HAZARD* appear on the shipping papers, you need...

    A. Placards designating a hazardous substance
    B. Gloves for handling the materials
    C. A gas mask in the cab of your truck
    D. Placards designating a poison
    D. Placards designating a poison
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  47. When transporting explosives, flammable liquid or flammable gas you may not...

    A. Load the materials in a closed cargo space
    B. Smoke in the cab of your truck
    C. Use cargo heaters
    D. Take more than an eight hour break
    C. Use cargo heaters
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  48. Special requirements for hazardous materials shipping papers include...

    A. Color coding the hazardous materials bills
    B. Requiring drivers to keep papers either tabbed or on top of other papers
    C. Requiring shippers to keep the bills in a separate envelope
    D. None of the above
    B. Requiring drivers to keep papers either tabbed or on top of other papers
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  49. The hazard class of all materials specifies...

    A. How heavy the material is
    B. How flammable the material is
    C. The risks associated with the materials
    D. How much of the material is on your trailer
    C. The risks associated with the materials
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  50. When transporting compressed gases, you must...

    A. Secure the cylinders together
    B. Cover the cylinders with an asbestos material
    C. Secure the cylinders in boxes or racks, or brace them down flat
    D. None of the above
    C. Secure the cylinders in boxes or racks, or brace them down flat
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  51. There are three lists that drivers, shippers and carriers use to find out if a material is regulated as hazardous. Which one of these choices is not one of those three lists? 

    A.  Hazardous materials table
    B.  List of hazardous substances and reportable quantities
    C.  Epa dangerous materials list
    D.  Poison inhalation list
    C.  Epa dangerous materials list
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  52. Drivers of placarded vehicles transporting hazardous materials must stop ____ to ____ feet from the nearest rail of a railroad. 

    A.  15 to 50 feet
    B.  15 to 20 feet
    C.  15 to 50 yards
    D.  5 to 10 feet
    A.  15 to 50 feet
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  53. How many identical placards is a vehicle hauling hazardous materials required to display and where? 

    A.  Four (4), one on the front, one on the back, and one on each side of the vehicle.
    B.  Two (2), one on the front and one on the back.
    C.  Four (4), two on the front and two on the back.
    D.  One (1), on the rear of the vehicle only.
    A.  Four (4), one on the front, one on the back, and one on each side of the vehicle.

    Remember, there must be placards on 4, (four), 2+2=4 sides!
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  54. How many different type placards are there showing DOT specifications? 

    A.  15
    B.  31
    C.  13
    D.  22
    D.  22
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  55. At what time is it required for the driver to have an approved gas mask on hand? 

    A.  Any vehicle carrying an inhalation hazard cargo
    B.  Any vehicle carrying chlorine
    C.  Any vehicle carrying toxic materials
    D.  All of the above
    B  Any vehicle carrying chlorine
  56. What is the shape and size of a placard? 

    A.  10 1/2 inch oval
    B.  10 1/2 inch diamond
    C.  10 3/4 inch square or diamond
    D.  10 3/4 inch oval
    C.  10 3/4 inch square or diamond
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  57. Whenever your vehicle is placarded, do not drive near open fires unless you:

    A.  Have LTL of a nonflammable material
    B.  Unless you can stay 100-200 feet away from the fire
    C.  Are equipped with fire sprinklers.
    D.  Can safely pass the fire without stopping
    D.  Can safely pass the fire without stopping
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  58. If you are in an accident involving hazardous materials, you should: 

    A.  Prevent a panic by acting like nothing is wrong.
    B.  Keep all people far away and upwind of the accident.
    C.  Don't tell anything about your load.
    D.  Tell only the emergency response team about the hazard.
    B.  Keep all people far away and upwind of the accident.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  59. The hazardous waste manifest should be:

    A.  Tabbed differently and kept on top of all other paperwork
    B.  Stored in the glove compartment
    C.  Kept with the driver at all times
    D.  The same as all other paper work
    A.  Tabbed differently and kept on top of all other paperwork
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  60. In the materials class is listed the word "forbidden". What kinds of materials are you still allowed to haul? 

    Any other hazardous material
    You can't haul a "forbidden" cargo
    Nothing
    Both B and C
    Both B and C
  61. Drivers who transport route controlled radioactive materials must carry a dated certificate of radioactive materials training. This training must have ocurred within the last:

    A.  4 years
    B.  2 years
    C.  3 years
    D.  1 years
    B.  2 years
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  62. Cylinders containing compressed gases may only be loaded onto a vehicle without a flat floor or platform if the cylinders are: 

    A.  In boxes that will keep them from turning over
    B.  Loaded into racks attached to the vehicle
    C.  Loaded in an upright or horizontal position
    D.  All on the above
    D.  All on the above
  63. What type fire extinguisher is required in the power unit of a placarded vehicle? 

    A.  A u.l. rating of 15 abc
    B.  A u.l. rating of 5 b/c or above
    C.  A u.l. rating of 10 b/c or above
    D.  Any of the above are acceptable
    C.  A u.l. rating of 10 b/c or above
  64. Who is responsible for packaging, labeling, and preparing the hazardous material shipping papers for a common carrier? 

    A.  The driver
    B.  Your spouse
    C.  The carrier
    D.  The shipper
    D.  The shipper
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  65. If hazardous material is spilling from your vehicle, do not move your vehicle: 

    A.  Any more that 450 feet
    B.  Any more than 500 feet
    C.  In an upwind direction
    D.  Any more than safety required
    D.  Any more than safety required
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  66. Animals and human foodstuffs should not be loaded in the same vehicle with? 

    A.  Flammable gases
    B.  Poisons
    C.  Explosives
    D.  Flammable liquids
    B.  Poisons
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  67. The transport index of a radioactive material: 

    A.  Is something that only the shipper needs to worry about.
    B.  Is another way of writing the weight of the package.
    C.  Tells the degree of control needed during transportation.
    D.  None of the above.
    C.  Tells the degree of control needed during transportation.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  68. Class a explosives must not be transported in a combination vehicle if the vehicle includes: 

    A.  Two or more trailers.
    B.  A 200 inch wheelbase trailer.
    C.  A placarded cargo tank.
    D.  None of the above.
    C.  A placarded cargo tank.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  69. Which of the following must drivers have in their possession while transporting class a or b explosives? 

    The carrier's insurance policy
    The written route plan
    Both of the above
    None of the above
    B.  The written route plan

    Remember this!
  70. Which of the following is the proper definition of a cargo tank? 

    A bulk container not permanently attached to a vehicle.
    A bulk container permanently attached to a vehicle.
    Both choices A & B
    None of the above
    A bulk container permanently attached to a vehicle.
  71. What placard must be used with an inhalation hazard load? 

    A.  Flammable
    B.  Dangerous
    C.  Poison
    D.  All of the above
    C.  Poison
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  72. A safe haven is one place you can leave a vehicle unattended that is hauling explosives. What is the best description of a safe haven? 

    A.  Any property that is totally fenced in by an 8 foot high fence.
    B.  Any property that is totally fenced in by an 8 foot high fence and has a guard on duty all day long.
    C.  Any property that has been government approved for this use.
    D.  All of the above
    C.  Any property that has been government approved for this use.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  73. Which of the following is one of the three keys to identify which placard to use? 

    Materials hazard class
    Amount being shipped
    Both A and B
    Whether the cargo is a liquid or solid.
    Both A and B
  74. When is it necessary to ground the trailer? 

    A.  Only when unloading a cargo tank filled with any flammable liquid.
    B.  Only when filling a trailer with explosives.
    C.  When filling or unloading any flammable liquid tank. Ground must be maintained until filling hole is properly closed.
    D.  None of the above.
    C.  When filling or unloading any flammable liquid tank. Ground must be maintained until filling hole is properly closed.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  75. You may not park a vehicle carrying hazardous materials within ____ feet of an open fire. 

    A.  100
    B.  200
    C.  150
    D.  300
    D.  300
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  76. When is it permissible to leave the discharge valves open?
    A. When the tank is empty
    B. When loading and unloading the tank
    C. When the tank is over loaded
    B. When loading and unloading the tank
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  77. When parked and carrying explosive materials, do not allow anyone to smoke within:

    A. 15 feet
    B. 35 feet
    C. 25 feet
    C. 25 feet
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  78. The person in
  79. Who is responsible for making sure special trip permits are in place?

    A. The driver
    B. The shipper
    C. The carrier
    A. The driver

    The driver is responsible to find out if you need permits or must use special routes!
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  80. What tools should never be used when loading or unloading hazardous materials?

    A. Slings
    B. Hooks
    C. Forklifts
    B. Hooks
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  81. If a load does not have hazardous materials in it:

    A. The load can display a dangerous placard displayed
    B. There should be no placard displayed.
    C. The load can have a drive safely placard displayed
    B. There should be no placard displayed.

    Remember, no placard is acceptable if the is no hazardous material!
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  82. If you are carrying a load with placards for radioactive materials, you must stop before crossing all train tracks, true or false?
    True
  83. If your vehicle breaks down while transporting explosives, what type of warning devices should you put out? 

    A. Flares
    B. Triangles
    C. A monkey with a flashlight
    B. Triangles

    Flares go booooom and monkeys get runned over!
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  84. If you have a tire that is leaking:

    A. Drive to the nearest safe place to fix it.
    B. You may park on the side of the road.
    C. Do not drive farther than 500 feet.
    A. Drive to the nearest place to fix it.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  85. You should only attempt to fight hazardous material fires is you are properly trained and equipped.  True or false?
    True
  86. If hazardous materials are leaking from your vehicle:

    A. Park as soon as you safely can.
    B. Secure the area.
    C. Stay there.
    D. Send someone else for help.
    E. All of the above.
    E. All of the above.
  87. CHEMTREC has a 24-hour hotline where you can:

    A. Arrange the clean-up of a hazardous material spill.
    B. Get technical information about the physical properties of hazardous materials.
    C. Report hazardous material spills.
    B. Get technical information about the physical properties of hazardous materials.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  88. After a hazardous material incident, a written report must be submitted to the National Response Center within:

    A. 24 hours
    B. 7 days
    C. 30 days
    C. 30 days
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  89. On shipping papers, the shipping name must not be abbreviated unless:

    A. You have a medical diagnosis of dislexia.
    B. The abbreviation of the name is specifically authorized in the hazardous materials regulations.
    C. It would take a PHD just to put that many letters together.
    D. It is too long to fit on the form.
    B. The abbreviation of the name is specifically authorized in the hazardous materials regulations.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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