Nova Scotia Commercial Drivers License Class 3 Practice Test 5

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Nova Scotia Class 3 Practice Test 5

A 20 question practice test to help prepare you for the Class 3 knowledge test in Nova Scotia

1 / 20

What is the "cut in" level?

2 / 20

Which piece of information needs to appear on your drivers log?

3 / 20

When inspecting your brakes, you must?

4 / 20

When curving left, what should you do to ensure the back wheels stay in your lane?

5 / 20

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

6 / 20

When backing up to unload a dump truck, what should you do?

7 / 20

What must you do at a stop sign with a painted stop line?

8 / 20

What does this yellow sign mean?

9 / 20

The spring brake is designed for which situation?

10 / 20

Don't use the differential lock when __________?

11 / 20

If your speed increases too much while going down a hill, what should you do?

12 / 20

What does this speed sign mean?

13 / 20

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

14 / 20

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

15 / 20

What is the maximum width a commercial vehicle can be?

16 / 20

What does this yellow diamond mean?

17 / 20

When is a pre-trip inspection required?

18 / 20

What does this yellow diamond sign mean?

19 / 20

What does this sign tell you?

20 / 20

Which belt should you check during your pre-trip inspection?

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We do our best to keep the questions current and accurate. The testing centres may change the questions on the knowledge tests at any time. Always be prepared for surprises.

Many of the answers to the questions can be found in the driver hand books or learning materials your province provides.

DISCLAIMER:CDHQ is not affiliated with the provinces or any test centres. These practice tests should not be considered official tests and you are not granted a license for completing them. Our tests are simply a practice tool to help prepare yourself for the real test.