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  1. The amount of liquid to load into a tank depends on...

    A. the amount of liquid expansion
    B. the weight of the liquid
    C. legal weight limits
    D. all of the above
    D all of the above
  2. You'll feel the effects of liquid surge less if you...

    A. turn slowly and carefully
    B. gradually brake to a stop
    C. haul thicker liquids
    D. all of the above
    D. all of the above
  3. The best way to prevent rolling over when pulling a tanker through a curve is...

    A. travel at speeds below the posted limits
    B. start "fanning" the brakes
    C. travel faster than the posted speed limit
    D. make sure you brake hard through the curve
    A. travel at speeds below the posted limits
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. Stop valves in a cargo tank...

    A. protect the tank and piping from rear end collisions
    B. can only be operated manually
    C. break off in an emergency
    D. close in an emergency
    D. close in an emergency
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. The liquid inside the bulk tank can cause a tank truck to roll sideways...

    A. When traveling around a curve
    B. Even with baffles inside the trailer to slow flow
    C. Even when traveling at posted speeds
    D. All of the above
    D. All of the above
  6. A baffled tanker is one with...

    A. Hollow balls floating in the liquid to slow movement
    B. Walls with holes inside the trailer for the liquid to flow through
    C. Separate tanks inside the trailer
    D. None of the above
    B. Walls with holes inside the trailer for the liquid to flow through
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. Which is the most stable tanker shape?

    A. elliptical
    B. cylindrical
    C. double conical
    D. van
    A. elliptical
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. The cladding in a tanker...

    A. protects the tanker from corrosive cargo
    B. protects cargo from temperature extremes
    C. cools down or heats up the cargo
    D. cuts down on liquid surge
    A. protects the tanker from corrosive cargo
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. A liquid tank trailer that has no baffles is most often used for...

    A. Milk or food products
    B. Gasoline
    C. Liquid gas
    D. Liquid fertilizer
    A. Milk or food products
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. What makes a bulk liquid tanker hard to handle?

    A. the cargo's high density
    B. the cargo's low center of gravity
    C. friction
    D. the cargo's high center of gravity
    D. the cargo's high center of gravity
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. You should observe the posted limits for curves and be aware that...

    A. Tank trucks have a higher center of gravity
    B. The posted speeds may not be slow enough for a tank truck
    C. A rollover can still occur when traveling at posted speeds in a tank truck
    D. All of the above
    D. All of the above
  12. A smooth bore tank is another term for...

    A. A liquid tank without baffles
    B. A tank made of stainless steel
    C. A tank which is portable
    D. A liquid tank with baffles
    A. A liquid tank without baffles
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. The amount of liquid you should put into the tank depends on...

    A. The amount the liquid will expand in transit
    B. The weight or density of the liquid
    C. Legal weight limits
    D. All of the above
    D. All of the above
  14. Outage is defined as...

    A. The liquid that must be drained to conform to weight limits
    B. The process of liquid expansion as it becomes warm
    C. The loss of power to the hydraulics
    D. The loss of headlights on the tractor
    B. The process of liquid expansion as it becomes warm
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. When driving a smooth bore tanker combination, be especially cautious...

    A. While ascending a hill
    B. When starting and stopping
    C. While descending a hill
    D. When loading or unloading
    B. When starting and stopping
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. When the tanks are partially filled, the movement of the liquid is called...

    A. Rocking
    B. Splashing
    C. Surging
    D. Waves
    C. Surging
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. Hauling tank vehicles requires special skills because...

    A. The center of gravity is higher
    B. The vehicle is top heavy
    C. The load's weight is high up off the road
    D. All of the above
    D. All of the above
  18. Dividers inside tankers that have openings at the top and bottom are called...

    A. barriers
    B. bulkheads
    C. baffles
    D. waffles
    C. baffles
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. Baffles in a tanker...

    A. control forward and backward liquid surge
    B. make the tanker easier to clean out
    C. eliminate side to side surge
    D. allow you to haul mixed loads
    A. control forward and backward liquid surge
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. The driver should pay particular attention to the _________ on smaller tanks.

    A. Higher center of gravity
    B. Weight distribution
    C. Level of fluid
    D. All of the above
    D. All of the above
  21. A tank trailer with baffles helps to control...

    A. Total vehicle weight
    B. Weight distribution
    C. Movement from front to back
    D. Side to side flow
    C. Movement from front to back
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. The reason a tank trailer should not be loaded completely full is because...

    A. Your load may shift more
    B. The baffles won't be as effective
    C. The movement is stronger
    D. Liquid expands and can leak out of the trailer
    D. Liquid expands and can leak out of the trailer
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. A tank vehicle is defined as a vehicle which transports...

    A. Liquid
    B. Liquified gas
    C. Bulk fertilizer
    D. Both A and B above
    D. Both A and B above
  24. When a bulk tank vehicle is stopping at an intersection which has a slippery surface...

    A. The liquid could leak onto the roadway
    B. The liquid movement could push the truck into the intersection
    C. The truck could slide sideways due to rocking
    D. The truck could slide into oncoming traffic
    B. The liquid movement could push the truck into the intersection
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. Retest markings...

    A. must be stamped on the tank itself
    B. give the date of the last retest
    C. show what type of test or inspection was performed
    D. all of the above
    C. show what type of test or inspection was performed
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. Hauling liquids in tankers requires special care for two reasons. One reason is the ____ center of gravity that tankers have. 

    A. Wide
    B. Low
    C. High
    D.  Flat
    C. High
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  27. You need to be extremely cautious when driving smooth bore tankers. This is especially true when you are: 

    A. Loading or unloading
    B. Starting or stopping
    C. Hauling milk or other food products
    D. All of the above
    B. Starting or stopping
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. The best way to take a curve with a tanker is to slow to a safe speed before entering the curve, then ____ as you go through it. 

    A. Accelerate slightly
    B. Brake lightly
    C. Downshift twice
    D. All of the above
    A. Accelerate slightly
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  29. You should know the outage needed for the liquids you carry because: 

    A. Tank baffles are not always legal with outage
    B. Some of the heaviest liquids do not need any
    C. Some liquids expand more than others when they get warm
    D. All of the above
    C. Some liquids expand more than others when they get warm
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. Baffles in liquid cargo tanks do not usually prevent the movement of surge from: 

    A. Top to bottom
    B. Side to side
    C. Front to back
    D. All of the above
    B. Side to side
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  31. How would you expect a truck with a cargo tank that has baffles to handle on the road? 

    A. The truck will seem heavier than it really is
    B.  There will be less front to back surge than there is in a tanker without baffles
    C. The truck will handle the same as a tanker without baffles
    D. All of the above
    B.  There will be less front to back surge than there is in a tanker without baffles
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  32. Side to side surge can cause: 

    A. Suspension system failure
    B. Over speeding
    C. Roll over
    D. None of the above
    C. Roll over
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  33. The amount of liquid to load into a tank depends on: 

    A. The legal weight limits
    B. The amount the liquid will expand in transit
    C. Both of the above are true
    D. None of the above are true
    C. Both of the above are true
  34. You are driving on a clear night. You must dim your headlights from high to low. You should adjust your speed so you can stop within: 

    A. The length of a football field
    B. The distance you will travel in the next 15 seconds
    C. The length of your vehicle
    D. The distance you can see ahead
    D. The distance you can see ahead
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  35. When your cargo tank has baffles, what handling effect do you expect?

    A.  There will be less side to side surge than there is in tanks without baffles
    B. There will be more slow surge that quick surge
    C.  There will be less front to back surge than there is in tanks without baffles
    D. None of the above
    C.  There will be less front to back surge than there is in tanks without baffles
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  36. Liquid tight separations between compartments inside tanks are called: 

    A. Baffles
    B. Barriers
    C. Bulkheads
    D. None of the above
    C. Bulkheads
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  37. You are driving a tank truck and the front wheels begin to skid. Which of these is most likely to occur? 

    A. Liquid surge will pull the tank from the truck
    B. The truck will roll over
    C.  You will continue in a straight line and keep moving forward no matter how much you steer
    D. All of the above
    C.  You will continue in a straight line and keep moving forward no matter how much you steer
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  38. Empty trucks: 

    A. Have better traction when stopping than full ones
    B. Stop quicker when you use only the emergency or parking brake
    C. May require longer stopping distances than full ones
    D. All of the above
    C. May require longer stopping distances than full ones
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  39. When you load the small tanks of a cargo tank equipped with bulkheads, you should check your: 

    A. Weight distribution
    B. Water content
    C. Air to fuel ratio
    D. None of the above
    A. Weight distribution
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  40. Which of these statements about emergency steering and tankers is true? 

    A.  You should wrap your thumbs around the steering wheel before starting a quick steering movement
    B. A tanker is easier to counter steer than most vehicles
    C. When making a quick steering movement, do not apply the brakes
    D. None of the above
    C. When making a quick steering movement, do not apply the brakes
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  41. What does liquid surge do to the handling of a tanker? 

    A. Surge lets you turn corners tighter
    B. Surge can move the truck in the direction the liquid waves move
    C. Surge raises the wind drag of the truck
    D. None of the above
    B. Surge can move the truck in the direction the liquid waves move
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  42. You should be extremely cautious when driving smooth bore tankers, especially when you are: 

    A. Going up or down a hill
    B. Starting or stopping
    C. Driving against the wind
    D. All of the above
    B. Starting or stopping
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  43. A tanker has lost its brakes. When should the driver use a truck escape ramp? 

    A. Omly if the tank is empty
    B. Always
    C. Only if the tank has baffles
    D. Never
    B. Always
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  44. Outage means: 

    A. Allowance for expansion of liquid
    B. How fast the tanks drain
    C. Liquid weight
    D. Liquid movement
    A. Allowance for expansion of liquid
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  45. Which of these statements about stopping distance and speed is true? 

    A.  You need about two times as much stopping distance at 40 mph as at 20 mph.
    B. Wet roads can double stopping distance at any speed.
    C. Both of the above are true.
    D. Neither of the above are true.
    B. Wet roads can double stopping distance at any speed.
  46. Separations, (between compartments inside tanks that have openings or holes in them) are called: 

    A. Bulkheads
    B. Barriers
    C. Walls
    D. Baffles
    D. Baffles
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  47. When you unload the smaller tanks of a tank with bulk heads, be careful to check the: 

    A. Water content
    B. Distribution of weight
    C. Alcohol content
    D. Air to fuel ratio
    B. Distribution of weight
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  48. Hauling liquids in tank vehicles requires special care for two reasons. One reason is: 

    A. Liquid movement
    B. Winds
    C. Uneven expansion
    D. Extreme weight
    A. Liquid movement
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  49. An emergency forces you to stop your tanker quickly or crash. You should: 

    A. Lock the brakes with the pedal and hold it there
    B. Use controlled or stab braking
    C. Lock the brakes and brace for impact
    D. Use only the emergency brakes
    B. Use controlled or stab braking
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  50. Liquid in a tank with baffles can have what kind of surge? 

    A. Front to back
    B. Top to bottom
    C. Side to side
    D. All of the above.
    C. Side to side
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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