Alberta Commercial Drivers License Air Brakes Practice Test 1

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Alberta Air Brakes Practice Test 1

A 20 question practice test to help prepare you for your air brakes knowledge test in Alberta

1 / 20

Th design of the wedge brake system allows them to?

2 / 20

Any commercial vehicle with air brakes must not lose system pressure with the brakes applied at a rate of more than?

3 / 20

Who can perform adjustments and maintenance on your air brake system?

4 / 20

Spring brakes will begin to apply when the pressure starts to drop below?

5 / 20

The full capacity of the air brake system must be available when?

6 / 20

A vehicle should have wheel chocks or blocks securing it in place during inspection if...?

7 / 20

The low air pressure warning device needs to be replaced or adjusted if it does not trigger at a minimum level of?

8 / 20

Where are the vehicles air tanks located?

9 / 20

Where are the air brake chambers located?

10 / 20

What is not a factor in how well your air brake system works?

11 / 20

What is the "cut in" level?

12 / 20

Which colour usually means the air line is a service line?

13 / 20

When you are going twice the speed, your brakes will need to work ________ time harder to stop your vehicle.

14 / 20

Most air brake systems will use automatic valves to?

15 / 20

What is an ABS system?

16 / 20

Which statement is true of spring brakes?

17 / 20

What might happen if the air lines are cross connected?

18 / 20

What is the first thing to look at when inspecting an air brake system?

19 / 20

Which type of trailer can be towed before the service tanks are full?

20 / 20

Which of these significantly decreases the brake force produced at the wheel?

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