Alberta Commercial Drivers License Air Brakes Practice Test 2

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Alberta Air Brakes Practice Test 2

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

1 / 20

A warning system must alert the driver when the pressure drops below?

2 / 20

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

3 / 20

What function does the alcohol evaporator perform?

4 / 20

Why are their two service tanks?

5 / 20

How long should it take for the air pressure to rise from 587kPa to 690 kPa after the pressure had fallen below 552 kPa?

6 / 20

Cut out pressure level must never exceed __________.

7 / 20

Where is the air pressure gauge for the air brake system?

8 / 20

Which colour represent the trailer supply line?

9 / 20

Correct belt tension for an air compressor can be determined by

10 / 20

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

11 / 20

Activation of trailer spring brakes can be checked by?

12 / 20

What is the most frequent reason a vehicle is removed from service?

13 / 20

When brakes become overheated they also become?

14 / 20

What is a "glad hand"?

15 / 20

Which of these vehicles would usually have an air brake system?

16 / 20

When inspecting an air brake system, the person inspecting should wear?

17 / 20

Which of these is not part of an air brake system?

18 / 20

How do you engage the emergency / parking brake on most air brake systems?

19 / 20

What is an ABS system?

20 / 20

What can cause the air pressure in the air brake system to drop?

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