Welcome to the Class 3 Quiz 1. Certain vehicles must stop at railway crossing even when NOT signaled to do so. These include: Farm vehicles All school buses when carrying children All private automobiles All commercial vehicles2. Because of “off-track”, a curve to the left requires the driver to keep the front wheels close to the: Centre line Right edge of the pavement Left edge of the lane Centre of the lane3. How far should you stop from the nearest railroad track? 5 to 15 metres 5 to 20 metres 5 to 25 metres 5 to 10 metres4. When you enter a street from a road, alley, driveway or parking lot, you must: Not do any of the above Slow down and proceed with caution Sound your horn to warn other road users Stop before entering5. You must report as directed to weigh scales if your registered GVW exceeds: 6,000 kg 5,000 kg 5,500 kg 4,500 kg6. One of the factors that effects the amount of “off-track” is the: Driver’s ability Vehicle’s wheelbase Vehicle’s speed Width of the vehicle7. If your brakes get wet from driving through deep water, you will get: Rusty brakes Normal braking Reduced braking Better braking8. In order to transport dangerous goods the driver must have a Dangerous Good Training Certificate: False True9. Minimum following distance under ideal conditions for a commercial vehicle is: 10 seconds 4 seconds 8 seconds 2 seconds10. You should enter a curve at a speed that will permit: No reduction in speed Braking in the curve Applying slight power in the curve Coasting through the curve11. Before you change lanes, you should signal, the check your: Side, rear-view mirror and your blind spot Blind spot Side view mirrors Side and rear view mirrors12. Before lifting your dump box to unload on a gravel truck, you should: Check to ensure your lights are working Check for any overhead obstructions Ensure there are no rocks between the duals Ensure your differential lock is engaged13. In poor weather conditions, following distances should be: None of the above Shortened Lengthened Maintained14. The driver of a loaded vehicle going down a steep hill should keep the vehicle: In gear throughout the descent In gear most of the way down At the same speed as other traffic Out of gear to save fuel15. Specialized, oversized or overweight permits may have conditions that state: The days and hours of travel The route you may travel on All the answers are correct Conditions needed to prevent road damage and ensure safety16. It is the law to do a pre-trip inspection on your vehicle every: 200 km 160 km 24 hours Week17. Double-clutching is a good practice because: It matches the engine speed to the drive line speed Less experience driver require it to make a smooth shift It is a minimum requirement for driving school training The driver examine likes it done18. When the driver of a truck transporting dangerous goods is not in the vehicle the shipping documents must be: On the passenger’s seat On the driver’s seat Stuck in the sun visor In the glove box19. How can you keep your brakes working if you have to drive through water? Drive through quickly Turn on the brake heaters Place a slight drag on the brakes before entering the water Apply hard pressure on both the brake pedal and accelerator after coming out20. You are driving a heavy vehicle and are traveling slower than most of the other traffic. You should: Stay to the right Maintain your speed Turn on your flashers if it is legal to do so Direct other drivers to pass you Your Name Time is Up!