The combination CDL test will examine your knowledge of driving combinations, combination vehicle air brakes, antilock brake systems, coupling and uncoupling, and inspecting combinations. In order to receive your combination vehicle endorsement, it is required that you pass the state’s official CDL written Knowledge exam.
When backing up with a trailer, you should start the maneuver by turning the steering wheel...?

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The earliest and best way to learn that your trailer has started to skid is...?

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In a vehicle with air brakes, the trailer hand valve should only be used for...?

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Truck rollovers are responsible for what percentage of driver deaths in truck crashes?

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On newer vehicles, the trailer air supply control will be a knob of which color?

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Jackknifing is more likely to happen when a trailer is...?

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When making a right-hand turn, you should aim to stop other drivers...?

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If you are using a trailer which does not have spring brakes, you should...?

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A rig with triple 27 foot trailers is how much more likely to roll in a crash than a five axle tractor semitrailer of 45 feet?

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To regain control of a trailer which is jackknifing, you should...?

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The tractor protection valve will be activated if air pressure falls below...?

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When pulling a trailer, you should aim to make your steering...?

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How much more likely is a truck to roll over if it is fully loaded, compared to an empty rig?

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Which of these will help to prevent rollover?

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Which of these vehicles is most likely to get stuck on a railroad crossing?

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You should add at least an extra second to your following distance to other vehicles if you are traveling in excess of...?

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Which of these is one of the first things you should do if your vehicle becomes stuck on a railroad crossing?

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Ideally, when you have to back up a trailer, you should position your vehicle so you come back...?

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The longer your trailer is, the more the path of your rear wheels will...?

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Before reversing a trailer, you should...?

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The service air line is controlled by...?

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Large combination vehicles take longer to stop when...?

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The tractor protection valve keeps air in the tractor or truck brake system if...?

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If your vehicle gets stuck on a railroad crossing, what should you do?

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You should check in your mirrors to see if your trailer is in the correct position every time you...?

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Your following distance to other vehicles when driving with a trailer should be at least one second for every...?

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The most frequent cause of rollover is...?

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The emergency air line is usually colored what?

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You have to make a right turn that can only be completed by using another traffic lane. You should...?

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When air is let out of the trailer emergency line, what happens?

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