Newfoundland Commercial Drivers License Air Brakes Practice Test 5

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Newfoundland Air Brakes Practice Test 5

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

1 / 20

What is a "glad hand"?

2 / 20

The pushrod stroke occurs when compressed air enters the?

3 / 20

When brakes become overheated they also become?

4 / 20

What powers the air brakes air compressor system?

5 / 20

Correct belt tension for an air compressor can be determined by

6 / 20

Which tank should be drained first when draining the air tanks on an air brake system?

7 / 20

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

8 / 20

What does a governor do in an air brake system?

9 / 20

To measure the time it takes to build up pressure in the air system, the engine should be idling between _______________.

10 / 20

What might happen if the air lines are cross connected?

11 / 20

Test the low pressure alarm with the air pressure above __________.

12 / 20

Where are the air brake chambers located?

13 / 20

What function does the alcohol evaporator perform?

14 / 20

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

15 / 20

If brake chambers on opposite side of an axle are different sizes, this may cause?

16 / 20

When you are testing your spring brakes, the test is considered a success when?

17 / 20

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

18 / 20

Before inspecting for air brake chamber leaks, you must __________.

19 / 20

Which statement is true of spring brakes?

20 / 20

What happens to the air valve when you press down the brake?

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