LGV Test - 29

LGV Test - 29
You need 17 out of 20 to pass this test
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Question 1 of 20

When should you use your mirrors?

As you signal

To check the blind spot


Before opening your door

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Question 2 of 20

What's the best way to lift a heavy object?

Twisting your back while lifting

Having a stable position

Holding the load at arm's length

Lifting the load as quickly as possible

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Question 3 of 20

What should you consider having on your vehicle to combat theft?

Roof markings


Air horns

Tinted windows

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Question 4 of 20

What do you need to consider when transporting a high-value cargo of cigarettes?

There'll be a risk of theft or hijack

There'll be more Revenue and Customs checks

You'll be allowed to take fewer rest breaks

You'll need to maintain your regular route

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Question 5 of 20

What must you do before you leave your vehicle?

Empty the air tanks

Adjust your mirrors

Apply the parking brake

Check if the warning lights are working

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Question 6 of 20

You're the driver of a fuel tanker. What danger should you be aware of when opening the tank hatches?

Low air pressure

Speed limiters

Slippery walkways

Emergency air lines

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Question 7 of 20

What should you do before leaving your vehicle parked on a public road?

Remove your tachograph chart

Switch off the engine

Adjust the mirrors

Put the gear lever into reverse

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Question 8 of 20

What should you try to do when you lift a heavy box or suitcase?

Lift and twist together

Look down all the time

Lean sideways and lift

Look ahead when the load is secure

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Question 9 of 20

You intend to move a heavy object using a barrow or trolley. What's the best height for the handles?

Between the shoulder and waist

As high as you can reach

Between the knee and waist

As low as possible for comfort

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Question 10 of 20

Tankers carrying liquids can experience the ‘wave effect’. What helps to reduce this problem?

Spray guards

Harsh braking

Baffle plates

Wind deflectors

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Question 11 of 20

You're unloading an end-tipper lorry. What should you do before tipping the body?

Make sure the vehicle is on a firm, level surface

Park facing uphill to make unloading easy

Make sure the vehicle is on a soft, sloping surface

Park downhill for easier unloading

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Question 12 of 20

Which symbol on a lorry shows its load is dangerous when wet?





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Question 13 of 20

You're securing a load using chains. Which type of chain is unsafe for securing a load?





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Question 14 of 20

What must you check first when uncoupling or recoupling your trailer?

The lights are working

The tilt cab mechanism is secure

The trailer brake is applied

The air lines are safely stowed

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Question 15 of 20

The legs on a demountable body allow you to

load and unload the body without stopping

stack one body on top of another

alter the overall height of the vehicle

demount the body without a crane or lift

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Question 16 of 20

Your lorry has a double-deck body. The top tier is loaded and the lower deck is empty. When will the vehicle be most at risk of overturning?

In thick fog

In high winds

In hot weather

In heavy rain

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Question 17 of 20

When will an articulated car transporter be least stable?

When only the lower deck is loaded

When only the top deck is loaded

When it is fully laden

When it is unladen

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Question 18 of 20

You're loading goods of varying weights. How should they be distributed over the width of the vehicle?

Heavy items at the front, light items at the rear

Light items near the centre line, heavy items towards the sides

Heavy items near the centre line, light items towards the sides

Light items at the front, heavy items at the rear

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Question 19 of 20

Which load may need to be transported at a controlled temperature?


Bulk grain


Beer barrels

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Question 20 of 20

You're securing a very heavy load with a ratchet strap. Which anchorage point is unsafe to use with ratchet straps?

Rope hook

Eye bolt


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