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Passenger Test 5

1. You must not permit standing riders:
In front of the standee line
Within two feet of any window
Between the wheel wells
Within two feet of an emergency exit

2. Do to the extreme size of a bus, the driver must watch for:
Clearance your bus needs
Poles and wires
Gaps your bus needs to accelerate
All of the above

3. How many folding aisle seats are allowed in a bus?

4. Which of the following answers lists the three types of emergency equipment you must have on your bus?
Hydraulic jack, fire extinguisher, signal flares
Repair kit, spare electric fuses, and fire extinguisher
Fire extinguisher, spare electrical fuses, and emergency reflectors
Emergency reflectors, fire extinguisher, signal flares and tire repair kit

5. You do not have to stop but slow down at:
When a policeman or flagman is directing traffic
Street car crossing
Railroad tracks used only for industrial switching within a business district
All of the above

6. When you apply for a bus driving job, you must report to the company all motor vehicle accidents you have been involved in during the past ____ year (s).

7. If you increase you speed from 20 to 60 mph (original speed times 3), how much more braking distance is required at 60 mph that at 20 mph.
3 times
3 x 2 or 6 times
3 x 3 or 9 times
3 x 4 or 12 times

8. When driving at more than 40 mph, what is the safe minimum following distance for ideal daytime conditions?
Four seconds
One second for every 10 feet of vehicle length (rounded upward to the nearest 10 feet)
Answer a plus one second.
None of the above

9. Federal regulations do not allow a driver to drive if he or she is:
Taking medication of any kind
Ill or impaired, and the condition interferes with the ability to drive safel
Ill for longer than three hours
All of the above

10. The proper time to cancel your turn signal for a lane change or turn is:
When you know that all other divers have seen your signal
About halfway through the maneuver
Just before starting the maneuver
When the maneuver is complete