LGV Test - 36

LGV Test - 36
You need 17 out of 20 to pass this test
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LGV Test - 36

Question 1 of 20

How would you benefit from forward planning and early recognition of potential hazards?

You'll use less fuel

You'll use more fuel

You'll be able to stop more quickly

You'll reduce journey times

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Question 2 of 20

You're driving in a built-up area between 11.30 pm and 7.00 am. For what reason can you sound the vehicle's horn?

To greet a friend

To get another driver to move out of your way

To let another road user know you're giving way

To warn another road user who poses a danger

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Question 3 of 20

You've parked for a short time in a town while you plan your route. What should you do while your vehicle is parked?

Keep the engine running on tickover

Rev the engine occasionally for air pressure

Hold the engine at a fast tick-over to maintain air pressure

Switch off the engine

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Question 4 of 20

What makes the pictured vehicle environmentally friendly?

It uses solar power

It uses diesel fuel

It uses electricity

It uses unleaded fuel

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Question 5 of 20

How could a professional driver improve their efficiency?

Keep to maximum speeds for shorter journeys

Plan routes to avoid busy times and congestion

Avoid route-planning because of the time it takes

Drive at a faster speed through hazardous areas

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Question 6 of 20

What benefit is expected to come from having a Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (Driver CPC) qualification?

A reduction in fuel consumption

An exemption from tachograph regulations

A reduction in vehicle excise duty

An exemption from all congestion charges

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Question 7 of 20

What can help to maximise fuel economy?

Cruise control

Air suspension

Re-grooved tyres


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Question 8 of 20

What's likely to happen if you avoid travelling during peak times?

You are more likely to be held up

Your journey time is likely to be longer

You'll travel a much shorter distance

You're less likely to be delayed

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Question 9 of 20

You're driving in a built-up area. Your vehicle is fitted with an audible warning device that sounds when it's reversing. When must you turn off this alarm?

Between midnight and 6.30 am

Between 11.30 pm and 6.30 am

Between 11.30 pm and 7.00 am

Between 12.30 am and 7.00 am

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Question 10 of 20

What's reduced by fitting a fly sheet tightly over a tipper body?

Drag effect

Steering effort

Legal load weight

Load capacity

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Question 11 of 20

You're a driver who's certified to carry dangerous goods. How long is your certificate valid?

One year

Two years

Five years

Ten years

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Question 12 of 20

You've been stopped at a roadside check. What would staff from the environmental health department be checking?

Licence entitlement

Exhaust emissions

Tachograph changes

Illegal immigrants

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Question 13 of 20

Which large vehicles are more likely to damage the road surface?

Vehicle with a mixture of tyre makes

Vehicle with a mixture of re-cut and new tyres

Vehicle with faulty spray-suppression equipment

Vehicle with faulty suspension

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Question 14 of 20

Which fuel provides a reduction in exhaust emissions harmful to human health?

High-sulphur diesel

Red diesel

Low-sulphur diesel

Blue diesel

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Question 15 of 20

How can you plan your route before setting out?

Look in a motoring magazine

Only visit places you know

Try to travel at busy times

Print or write down the route

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Question 16 of 20

What will cause your fuel consumption to increase?

Continuous use of the air suspension

Continuous use of the mirrors

Continuous use of the air conditioning

Continuous use of the electrical retarder

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Question 17 of 20

What does 'road-friendly' suspension help to reduce?

Damage to level crossings

Damage to river banks

Damage to the road surface

Damage to overhead cables

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Question 18 of 20

Why do energy-saving tyres contribute to better fuel economy?

They have a reduced rolling resistance

They are much easier to manufacture

They allow you to travel at higher speeds

They allow heat to disperse more quickly

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Question 19 of 20

Where can you get help to plan your route before starting a journey?

Your local filling station.

A motoring organisation.

The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency.

Your vehicle manufacturer

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Question 20 of 20

What can cab-mounted wind deflectors reduce?

Journey times

Load capacity

Tyre wear

Fuel consumption