Nova Scotia Commercial Drivers License Air Brakes Practice Test 2

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Nova Scotia Air Brakes Practice Test 2

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

1 / 20

You should be looking for this when checking your brake chambers?

2 / 20

The spring brake is designed for which situation?

3 / 20

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

4 / 20

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

5 / 20

What is the "cut-out" level?

6 / 20

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

7 / 20

What might happen if the air lines are cross connected?

8 / 20

When inspecting your brakes, you must?

9 / 20

Cut in pressure level must never fall below __________.

10 / 20

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

11 / 20

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

12 / 20

What is an ABS system?

13 / 20

The air system pressure range must be between _________.

14 / 20

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

15 / 20

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

16 / 20

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

17 / 20

What should you do when the air brakes low pressure warning comes on?

18 / 20

The best way to reduce rough and abrupt braking is to?

19 / 20

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

20 / 20

Correct belt tension for an air compressor can be determined by

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