PCV Test - 35

PCV Test - 35
You need 17 out of 20 to pass this test
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PCV Test - 35

Question 1 of 20

What should you do to prevent fuel spillage?

Stop refuelling when half full

Use a filtered fuel system

Close and secure all filler cap

Place the drip tray correctly

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Question 2 of 20

What helps you to become an ecosafe driver?

Being aware of hazards

Avoiding block changing

Accelerating rapidly

Using air conditioning

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Question 3 of 20

How could you save fuel?

By extending the vehicle's service times

By braking as late as you can

By planning routes to avoid congestion

By selecting lower gears

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Question 4 of 20

What can be expected after drivers complete a Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (Driver CPC)?

Increased vehicle breakdowns

Increased fuel consumption

Reduced traffic volume

Reduced engine emissions

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Question 5 of 20

What must you do after filling your fuel tanks?

Check your fuel gauge

Check your tachograph

Securely close the filler caps

Complete the fuel log sheets

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Question 6 of 20

How can you help to ease traffic congestion?

Planning journeys to avoid the busy times

Planning journeys to avoid driving at quiet times

Using motorways for all journeys

Avoiding using motorways for all journeys

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Question 7 of 20

What can cause unnecessary pollution to the environment?

High-level exhaust systems

Regular servicing

Weak radiator coolant

Poorly maintained vehicles

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Question 8 of 20

What can help to maximise fuel economy?

Cruise control

Air suspension

Re-grooved tyres


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Question 9 of 20

What effect will continuous use of the air-conditioning system have on fuel consumption?

Increase it by about 15 per cent

Increase it by about 30 per cent

Increase it by about 50 per cent

Increase it by about 75 per cent

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Question 10 of 20

You're driving between the hours of 11.30 pm and 7.00 am. When must you switch off your vehicle's reverse warning bleeper?

Before reversing on a road that has a 30 mph speed limit

Before reversing on a road that has a temporary speed limit

Before reversing on a road that has the national speed limit

Before reversing on a road that has a 40 mph speed limit

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Question 11 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 12 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 13 of 20

What will cause a noticeable increase in your vehicle's fuel consumption?

Using electric windows

Using manual sun roof

Using air conditioning

Using the endurance brake

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Question 14 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 15 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 16 of 20

What must you check after refuelling your bus?

Your filler caps are securely shut

Your tank is full to the top

The position of the emergency fuel cutoff switch

The low-fuel warning light is working

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Question 17 of 20

How can you help to protect the environment?

By driving faster to reduce travelling time

By avoiding town centres and using bypasses

By filling your fuel tank with red diesel fuel

By leaving your engine running in traffic jams

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Question 18 of 20

Why should the height of a load be kept to a minimum?

To reduce aerodynamic drag

To increase rolling resistance

To increase momentum

To reduce unloading time

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Question 19 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 20 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.