P.T.C. - Heavy Equipment Operations Multiple Choice Test (Module 5)

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Multiple Choice Test Questions (and answers,) for the Heavy Equipment Operations program offered through Pennsylvania Training Consultants (P.T.C.) -Module (Chapter) 5
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  1. 1. Horsepower in a utility tractor usually ranges from about _____ hp.

    a. 20 to 30
    b. 40 to 100
    c. 100 to 300
    d. 400 to 600
    b. 40 to 100
  2. 2. The tractor component that compresses air for better combustion and more power to the crankshaft is the _____.

    a. turbocharger
    b. rockshaft
    c. torque converter
    d. electro-hydraulic clutch
    a. turbocharger
  3. 3. The most common type of transmission in newer tractors is the _____.

    a. sliding gear
    b. hydrostatic drive
    c. synchromesh
    d. hydraulic assist
    c. synchromesh
  4. 4. The two standard PTO speeds are _____ rpm.

    a. 100 and 200
    b. 250 and 750
    c. 380 and 690
    d. 540 and 1,000
    c. 380 and 690
  5. 5. All tractors have a _____ that is used to shift the transmission into forward or reverse.

    a. range selector
    b. high-low shifter
    c. gear selector
    d. reverser
    a. range selector
  6. 6. Most tractors must be stopped and the clutch depressed before the _____can be shifted.

    a. range selector
    b. electro-hydraulic device
    c. differential lock
    d. draft control lever
    a. range selector
  7. 7. Power flow from the engine to a mechanical transmission is disengaged by depressing the _____ pedal.

    a. differential lock
    b. foot throttle
    c. clutch
    d. brake
    c. clutch
  8. 8. The splined shaft that provides mechanical power to attachments attached to the three-point hitch or drawbar hitch is the _____.

    a. rockshaft
    b. power takeoff
    c. draft link
    d. SVC coupler
    b. power takeoff
  9. 9. The device used to pull and raise or lower attachments attached to a tractor is a _____.

    a. drawbar
    b. power takeoff
    c. three-point hitch
    d. SCV
    c. three-point hitch
  10. 10. When operating a tractor, you should wear loose-fitting clothing so you can move freely.

    a. True
    b. False
    b. False
  11. 11. When going downhill in a tractor, be sure to _____.

    a. disengage the clutch
    b. place the SCV lever in the float detent
    c. shift into neutral
    d. keep the tractor in gear
    d. keep the tractor in gear
  12. 12. When adjusting the drawbar, you should leave _____ inches ground clearance, measured from the top of the drawbar.

    a. 5 to 12
    b. 13 to 20
    c. 25 to 30
    d. 35 to 40
    b. 13 to 20
  13. 13. The final vertical distance between the drawbar hitch point and the PTO shaft should be about _____ inches.

    a. 5
    b. 8
    c. 12
    d. 24
    b. 8
  14. 14. When you are ready to shut down a tractor, you should allow the tractor to idle for two or three minutes.

    a. True
    b. False
    a. True
  15. 15. A tractor with a _____ transmission has an inching pedal rather than a clutch pedal.

    a. standard
    b. synchronized
    c. power-assisted
    d. hydrostatic
    c. power-assisted

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