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  • 1. 

    When using a drill, the first thing you do is  

    • A.

      Make sure the diameter of the hole to be drilled is within the capacity of the drill.

    • B.

      Connect the drill to the power source.

    • C.

      Put on your safety goggles.

    • D.

      Insert the chuck key.

    Correct Answer
    A. Make sure the diameter of the hole to be drilled is within the capacity of the drill.
    Explanation
    Before using a drill, it is important to ensure that the diameter of the hole to be drilled is within the capacity of the drill. This is because drills have different capacities and trying to drill a hole larger than the drill can handle may damage the drill or cause it to malfunction. Therefore, it is necessary to check the drill's capacity and choose the appropriate drill bit size for the desired hole diameter.

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  • 2. 

    Which diameter (in inches) electric saw blade is the most common found in maintenance activities?

    • A.

      6

    • B.

      8

    • C.

      10

    • D.

      12

    Correct Answer
    B. 8
    Explanation
    The most common diameter of an electric saw blade found in maintenance activities is 8 inches.

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  • 3. 

    An electric saw’s blade must be operating at what speed before it contacts the material being cut?    

    • A.

      Full

    • B.

      Slow.

    • C.

      Moderate.

    • D.

      Accelerated.

    Correct Answer
    A. Full
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Full" because in order for an electric saw's blade to effectively cut through the material, it needs to be operating at its highest speed. Operating at a slower speed may result in a less efficient cut, while operating at a moderate or accelerated speed may cause the blade to become unstable or potentially dangerous.

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  • 4. 

    How many pounds per square inch (psi) of clean, dry air are required at the tool end of the air hose to ensure safe and efficient operation of the tool?

    • A.

      70

    • B.

      90

    • C.

      110

    • D.

      130

    Correct Answer
    B. 90
    Explanation
    To ensure safe and efficient operation of the tool, it is necessary to have 90 pounds per square inch (psi) of clean, dry air at the tool end of the air hose. This pressure is optimal for the tool to function effectively without causing any damage or inefficiency.

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  • 5. 

    Which pneumatic impact tool is designed for installing or removing nuts and bolts?

    • A.

      Hammer.

    • B.

      Wrench.

    • C.

      Socket.

    • D.

      Drill.

    Correct Answer
    B. Wrench.
    Explanation
    A wrench is a pneumatic impact tool that is specifically designed for installing or removing nuts and bolts. It provides a strong grip and leverage to tighten or loosen fasteners with ease. A hammer is not designed for this purpose as it is used for striking or pounding objects. A socket is a type of attachment that is used with a wrench or a ratchet to provide a secure fit on nuts and bolts. A drill is a power tool that is used for drilling holes or driving screws, but it is not specifically designed for installing or removing nuts and bolts.

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  • 6. 

    At what variation in pounds of pressure, while using an impact wrench, can the excess pressure become serious?

    • A.

      20

    • B.

      15

    • C.

      10

    • D.

      5

    Correct Answer
    D. 5
    Explanation
    When using an impact wrench, a variation of 5 pounds of pressure can cause the excess pressure to become serious. This means that if the pressure applied by the impact wrench exceeds the recommended or safe limit by 5 pounds, it can potentially lead to damage or injury. It is important to maintain proper control and ensure that the pressure is within the acceptable range to avoid any serious consequences.

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  • 7. 

    What is the most common type of sling used in your everyday job?

    • A.

      Chain assembly

    • B.

      Web strapping.

    • C.

      Metal mesh.

    • D.

      Wire rope.

    Correct Answer
    D. Wire rope.
    Explanation
    Wire rope is the most common type of sling used in everyday jobs because it is strong, durable, and versatile. It is made up of multiple strands of wire twisted together to form a strong and flexible rope. Wire rope slings are able to handle heavy loads and can be used in a variety of applications, such as lifting and rigging. They are also resistant to abrasion and can withstand harsh environments, making them suitable for everyday use in various industries.

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  • 8. 

    Hoist hooks must be replaced when they have more than

    • A.

      5 percent in excess of normal throat opening or more than 15° twist from the plane

    • B.

      10 percent in excess of normal throat opening or more than 15° twist from the plane

    • C.

      15 percent in excess of normal throat opening or more than 10° twist from the plane

    • D.

      20 percent in excess of normal throat opening or more than 10° twist from the plane.

    Correct Answer
    C. 15 percent in excess of normal throat opening or more than 10° twist from the plane
    Explanation
    Hoist hooks must be replaced when they have more than 15 percent in excess of normal throat opening or more than 10° twist from the plane. This means that if the throat opening of the hook is stretched by more than 15 percent or if the hook is twisted more than 10° from its original position, it is no longer safe to use and should be replaced. This is important for maintaining the integrity and safety of the hoist system.

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  • 9. 

    The common practice that applies to any meter is always

    • A.

      Set the meter lower than the estimated current

    • B.

      Verify that power is off when connecting the meter

    • C.

      Verify that power is on before connecting the meter

    • D.

      Set the meter scales to the lowest setting before turning on the meter.

    Correct Answer
    B. Verify that power is off when connecting the meter
    Explanation
    When connecting a meter, it is important to verify that the power is off to ensure safety. This is because working on live circuits can be dangerous and can lead to electric shocks or other accidents. By confirming that the power is off before connecting the meter, one can prevent any potential harm and ensure a safe working environment.

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  • 10. 

    Which meter is a four-wire Kelvin digital ohmmeter used for testing AIM–9 and the AIM– 120 missile system

    • A.

      101–5BFG.

    • B.

      AN/PSM–6.

    • C.

      AMTEC 620.

    • D.

      Galvanometer.

    Correct Answer
    C. AMTEC 620.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is AMTEC 620. A four-wire Kelvin digital ohmmeter is used for testing the AIM-9 and AIM-120 missile systems. The other options, 101-5BFG, AN/PSM-6, and Galvanometer, are not specifically designed for testing these missile systems.

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  • 11. 

    Which tester is a stable precision instrument designed primarily for the testing of solid-fuel rocket motor igniter bridge wire circuitry?

    • A.

      101–5BFG.

    • B.

      AN/PSM–6.

    • C.

      AMTEC 620.

    • D.

      Galvanometer.

    Correct Answer
    A. 101–5BFG.
    Explanation
    The 101-5BFG is a stable precision instrument that is specifically designed for testing the circuitry of solid-fuel rocket motor igniter bridge wires. This suggests that it is a specialized tool that is capable of accurately and reliably testing the specific components and characteristics of solid-fuel rocket motor igniter bridge wire circuitry. The other options, AN/PSM-6, AMTEC 620, and Galvanometer, do not have the same level of specificity and may not be designed for this specific purpose.

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  • 12. 

    The maximum load capacity of the MHU–141/M trailer is

    • A.

      1,500 pounds

    • B.

      3,000 pounds.

    • C.

      5,500 pounds

    • D.

      5,700 pounds.

    Correct Answer
    C. 5,500 pounds
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 5,500 pounds. This means that the maximum load capacity of the MHU-141/M trailer is 5,500 pounds.

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  • 13. 

    The steering system on the MHU–141/M trailer has a turning radius of

    • A.

      100 inches

    • B.

      200 inches

    • C.

      400 inches

    • D.

      550 inches

    Correct Answer
    B. 200 inches
    Explanation
    The steering system on the MHU-141/M trailer has a turning radius of 200 inches. This means that the trailer can make a complete turn within a circle with a diameter of 400 inches. A smaller turning radius indicates that the trailer is more maneuverable and can navigate tighter turns.

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  • 14. 

    When the MHU–141 trailer is loaded or towed with the hinged deck open, what must be done?

    • A.

      The two deck-panel supports must be properly positioned and locked in place with quickrelease pins

    • B.

      The two deck-panel supports must be properly positioned and locked in place with bolts and self-locking nuts

    • C.

      The two deck-panel supports remain in the stowed position with quick-release pins

    • D.

      The trailer cannot be towed with the deck panels opened

    Correct Answer
    C. The two deck-panel supports remain in the stowed position with quick-release pins
    Explanation
    The correct answer is that the two deck-panel supports remain in the stowed position with quick-release pins. This means that when the MHU-141 trailer is loaded or towed with the hinged deck open, the deck-panel supports should be kept in their stowed position using quick-release pins. This ensures that the deck panels are properly supported and locked in place during transportation. Using bolts and self-locking nuts or leaving the deck panels open while towing would not be the correct procedure.

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  • 15. 

    The parking brake on the MHU–110/M trailer affects how many wheels?

    • A.

      Four inboard rear wheels.

    • B.

      Two onboard rear wheels.

    • C.

      Rear two outboard rear wheels

    • D.

      Front two outboard rear wheels

    Correct Answer
    A. Four inboard rear wheels.
    Explanation
    The parking brake on the MHU-110/M trailer affects all four inboard rear wheels. This means that when the parking brake is engaged, it will prevent all four of these wheels from moving, providing stability and preventing the trailer from rolling or moving unintentionally.

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  • 16. 

    What is the maximum capacity of a pair of rail extender assemblies used with the MHU– 110/M?

    • A.

      1,500 pounds.

    • B.

      3,000 pounds.

    • C.

      4,500 pounds

    • D.

      6,000 pounds.

    Correct Answer
    B. 3,000 pounds.
    Explanation
    The maximum capacity of a pair of rail extender assemblies used with the MHU-110/M is 3,000 pounds.

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  • 17. 

    How many trolley and chock assemblies are supplied with the MHU–110/M?

    • A.

      10 trolleys and 20 chocks.

    • B.

      20 trolleys and 40 chocks.

    • C.

      20 trolleys and 10 chocks.

    • D.

      40 trolleys and 20 chocks.

    Correct Answer
    B. 20 trolleys and 40 chocks.
  • 18. 

    What is the maximum load capacity of the MHU–226 trailer?

    • A.

      6,000 pounds.

    • B.

      9,000 pounds.

    • C.

      12,000 pounds.

    • D.

      15,000 pounds.

    Correct Answer
    C. 12,000 pounds.
    Explanation
    The maximum load capacity of the MHU-226 trailer is 12,000 pounds. This means that the trailer can carry a maximum weight of 12,000 pounds without exceeding its load capacity.

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  • 19. 

    How many openings are on the deck of the MHU–226 trailer?

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    Correct Answer
    C. 3
    Explanation
    There are three openings on the deck of the MHU-226 trailer.

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  • 20. 

    What ensures the smooth transfer of HCU–6/E pallets from a rollerized trailer to an aircraft/K-loader?

    • A.

      A winch.

    • B.

      The use of J-bars.

    • C.

      An adjustable ramp.

    • D.

      The speed the pallet is moved

    Correct Answer
    C. An adjustable ramp.
    Explanation
    An adjustable ramp ensures the smooth transfer of HCU-6/E pallets from a rollerized trailer to an aircraft/K-loader. This is because an adjustable ramp can be customized to match the height and angle of the aircraft's cargo door, allowing for a seamless transition of the pallets. The use of a winch, J-bars, or the speed of the pallet movement does not directly contribute to the smooth transfer process.

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  • 21. 

    The moving of munitions and weapons from one base to another, depot to base, or base to depot is called

    • A.

      An off-base movement.

    • B.

      A logistical movement

    • C.

      An interbase movement.

    • D.

      An operational movement.

    Correct Answer
    B. A logistical movement
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "a logistical movement". This term refers to the transportation and transfer of munitions and weapons between different military bases, depots, or other locations. It involves the coordination and management of resources, personnel, and equipment to ensure the safe and efficient movement of these assets. This term specifically highlights the logistical aspect of the movement, emphasizing the planning and execution involved in the process.

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  • 22. 

    Movement to support on-base operations to or from the flight line is called

    • A.

      An operational movement.

    • B.

      An intrabase movement.

    • C.

      An on-base movement.

    • D.

      A logistical movement.

    Correct Answer
    A. An operational movement.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "an operational movement." This term refers to the movement of personnel or equipment to or from the flight line in order to support on-base operations. It is specifically related to activities that are necessary for the functioning of military operations and is different from other types of movements such as intrabase movements, on-base movements, and logistical movements.

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  • 23. 

    Which lift truck has a manually extendible wheelbase?

    • A.

      6,000-pound all-terrain forklift.

    • B.

      MHU–83-series bomb-lift truck.

    • C.

      MJ–1-series aerial stores lift truck.

    • D.

      6,000-pound rough-terrain forklift.

    Correct Answer
    B. MHU–83-series bomb-lift truck.
    Explanation
    The MHU-83-series bomb-lift truck has a manually extendible wheelbase.

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  • 24. 

    Which lift truck has cantilever lift arms?

    • A.

      6,000-pound all-terrain forklift.

    • B.

      MHU–83-series bomb-lift truck

    • C.

      MJ–1-series aerial stores lift truck.

    • D.

      6,000-pound rough-terrain forklift.

    Correct Answer
    C. MJ–1-series aerial stores lift truck.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is the MJ–1-series aerial stores lift truck. This type of lift truck is equipped with cantilever lift arms, which means that the arms are attached to a fixed point at one end and extend outward to support the load. Cantilever lift arms provide better stability and maneuverability when lifting and moving heavy loads, making them suitable for aerial stores lifting operations. The other options listed do not have cantilever lift arms.

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  • 25. 

    The purpose of the transport beam beneath the lift arm assemblies on the MJ–1-series lift truck is to

    • A.

      Provide added support and to relieve excess hydraulic pressure from the lift arms in carrying loads for long distances

    • B.

      Provide added support and to relieve excess hydraulic pressure from the lift boom in carrying loads for long distances

    • C.

      Relieve excess hydraulic pressure from the lift boom when the lift truck is parked

    • D.

      Relieve excess hydraulic pressure from the lift arms when the lift truck is parked

    Correct Answer
    A. Provide added support and to relieve excess hydraulic pressure from the lift arms in carrying loads for long distances
    Explanation
    The transport beam beneath the lift arm assemblies on the MJ-1 series lift truck serves two purposes. Firstly, it provides added support to the lift arms, ensuring stability and preventing any potential damage or failure during the transportation of heavy loads over long distances. Secondly, it acts as a relief mechanism for excess hydraulic pressure generated by the lift arms. This helps to prevent any potential hydraulic system damage or leaks that may occur due to prolonged use or high pressure.

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  • 26. 

    What is the lifting capacity of the MJ–1?

    • A.

      3,000 pounds.

    • B.

      3,500 pounds.

    • C.

      6,000 pounds.

    • D.

      6,500 pounds.

    Correct Answer
    A. 3,000 pounds.
    Explanation
    The lifting capacity of the MJ-1 is 3,000 pounds.

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  • 27. 

    When using MJ–1 lift truck extension lift arms, you immediately

    • A.

      Reduce its lifting capacity by 800 pounds.

    • B.

      Increase its lifting capacity by 800 pounds

    • C.

      Reduce its lifting capability by 1,000 pounds

    • D.

      Increase its lifting capability by 1,000 pounds.

    Correct Answer
    A. Reduce its lifting capacity by 800 pounds.
    Explanation
    When using MJ-1 lift truck extension lift arms, the lifting capacity of the lift truck is reduced by 800 pounds. This means that the lift truck can lift 800 pounds less than its original capacity when the extension lift arms are used.

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  • 28. 

    What is the lifting capacity of the MHU–83-series lift truck?

    • A.

      3,000 pounds.

    • B.

      3,500 pounds.

    • C.

      6,000 pounds

    • D.

      7,000 pounds.

    Correct Answer
    D. 7,000 pounds.
    Explanation
    The lifting capacity of the MHU-83-series lift truck is 7,000 pounds.

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  • 29. 

    When using the MHU–83B with fork adapters, you immediately

    • A.

      Reduce its lifting capacity by 800 pounds.

    • B.

      Increase its lifting capacity by 800 pounds.

    • C.

      Reduce its lifting capability by 1,000 pounds.

    • D.

      Increase its lifting capability by 1,000 pounds.

    Correct Answer
    A. Reduce its lifting capacity by 800 pounds.
    Explanation
    When using the MHU-83B with fork adapters, its lifting capacity is reduced by 800 pounds. This means that the maximum weight that can be lifted by the MHU-83B is decreased by 800 pounds when the fork adapters are used.

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  • 30. 

    When releasing the accelerator pedal on a vehicle driven with a hydrostatic transmission, the  

    • A.

      Lift truck stops immediately.

    • B.

      Unit rolls until its inertia is spent.

    • C.

      Unit coasts to a stop very quickly.

    • D.

      Transmission automatically drops to a lower gear, stopping forward motion.

    Correct Answer
    C. Unit coasts to a stop very quickly.
    Explanation
    When releasing the accelerator pedal on a vehicle driven with a hydrostatic transmission, the unit coasts to a stop very quickly. This is because a hydrostatic transmission uses fluid to transmit power, and when the accelerator pedal is released, the fluid flow is cut off, causing the vehicle to quickly lose momentum and come to a stop. Unlike vehicles with traditional transmissions, there is no engine braking or automatic downshifting in a hydrostatic transmission, which is why the unit coasts to a stop rather than automatically dropping to a lower gear.

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  • 31. 

    What is the drawback to using the hydraulic hand pump to build hydraulic pressure on the MHU–83 B/E?

    • A.

      Very labor intensive.

    • B.

      Difficult to make fine adjustment to the table

    • C.

      Extremely slow way to build hydraulic pressure.

    • D.

      Possible to damage hydraulic system due to overpressurization.

    Correct Answer
    C. Extremely slow way to build hydraulic pressure.
    Explanation
    Using a hydraulic hand pump to build hydraulic pressure on the MHU-83 B/E is an extremely slow process. This means that it would take a significant amount of time and effort to reach the desired pressure level. This drawback can be inconvenient and inefficient, especially in situations where time is of the essence.

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  • 32. 

    What are the minimum and maximum frame-width adjustments of the MHU–83 B/E?

    • A.

      60 inches; 120 inches.

    • B.

      70 inches; 140 inches.

    • C.

      60 inches; 140 inches.

    • D.

      70 inches; 120 inches.

    Correct Answer
    B. 70 inches; 140 inches.
    Explanation
    The minimum frame-width adjustment of the MHU-83 B/E is 70 inches, while the maximum frame-width adjustment is 140 inches.

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  • 33. 

    How do you adjust the yaw on the MHU–83 B/E?

    • A.

      Pneumatically.

    • B.

      Hydraulically

    • C.

      Electrically

    • D.

      Manually

    Correct Answer
    B. Hydraulically
    Explanation
    The yaw on the MHU-83 B/E is adjusted hydraulically. Hydraulics refers to the use of fluid pressure to generate mechanical force or movement. In this case, hydraulic systems are used to control and adjust the yaw, which refers to the side-to-side movement of an aircraft or vehicle. This suggests that hydraulic power is used to manipulate the necessary components and mechanisms to adjust the yaw on the MHU-83 B/E.

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  • 34. 

    What is the rated capacity of air per minute needed for the MC–7 air compressor to discharge 100 psi of pressure

    • A.

      50 cubic feet

    • B.

      75 cubic feet.

    • C.

      100 cubic feet.

    • D.

      125 cubic feet.

    Correct Answer
    D. 125 cubic feet.
    Explanation
    The rated capacity of air per minute needed for the MC-7 air compressor to discharge 100 psi of pressure is 125 cubic feet. This means that the air compressor is capable of delivering 125 cubic feet of air per minute at a pressure of 100 psi.

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  • 35. 

    The MC–7 air compressor is designed for

    • A.

      Vehicle maintenance

    • B.

      General maintenance.

    • C.

      Aircraft servicing.

    • D.

      Paint sprayers.

    Correct Answer
    B. General maintenance.
    Explanation
    The MC-7 air compressor is designed for general maintenance purposes. This means that it is suitable for a wide range of maintenance tasks, such as repairing machinery, fixing equipment, or performing regular upkeep on various items. It may not be specifically tailored for vehicle maintenance, aircraft servicing, or paint sprayers, but it can be used effectively for general maintenance needs.

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  • 36. 

    The diesel model of the MC–7 air compressor is capable of operating up to how many hours at a time without refueling?

    • A.

      4

    • B.

      6

    • C.

      8

    • D.

      10

    Correct Answer
    C. 8
    Explanation
    The diesel model of the MC-7 air compressor can operate for up to 8 hours without needing to be refueled.

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  • 37. 

    The unique and handy feature of the bobtail truck’s center pintle hook is that it can be unpinned and

    • A.

      Removed for easier servicing of the truck.

    • B.

      Moved a maximum of 12 inches up or down.

    • C.

      Moved a maximum of 12 inches left or right of center.

    • D.

      Moved in, out, or sideways for ease of trailer hookup.

    Correct Answer
    D. Moved in, out, or sideways for ease of trailer hookup.
    Explanation
    The bobtail truck's center pintle hook can be moved in, out, or sideways for ease of trailer hookup. This means that the hook can be adjusted to accommodate different trailer sizes and positions, making it easier to connect the truck and trailer together. This feature allows for more flexibility and convenience when attaching trailers to the truck.

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  • 38. 

    The maximum towing speed of the bobtail while towing equipment is

    • A.

      10 mph

    • B.

      15 mph

    • C.

      20 mph

    • D.

      25 mph

    Correct Answer
    B. 15 mph
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 15 mph. This means that the maximum speed at which the bobtail can tow equipment is 15 miles per hour. It is important to adhere to this speed limit to ensure safe towing and prevent any damage or accidents that may occur at higher speeds.

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  • 39. 

    What is the purpose behind good operator maintenance of all assigned vehicles

    • A.

      Mission readiness

    • B.

      Reduce maintenance costs

    • C.

      Ensure vehicles are serviceable and in good condition

    • D.

      Maintain vehicle serviceability at reduced cost

    Correct Answer
    D. Maintain vehicle serviceability at reduced cost
    Explanation
    The purpose behind good operator maintenance of all assigned vehicles is to maintain vehicle serviceability at a reduced cost. By regularly maintaining and taking care of the vehicles, operators can prevent major breakdowns and costly repairs. This helps in keeping the vehicles in good condition and ensures that they are always ready for use, thus reducing the overall maintenance costs.

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  • 40. 

    What is the maximum tow capacity of the MB–4 aircraft towing tractor

    • A.

      120,000 pounds

    • B.

      130,000 pounds

    • C.

      140,000 pounds

    • D.

      150,000 pounds

    Correct Answer
    C. 140,000 pounds
    Explanation
    The maximum tow capacity of the MB-4 aircraft towing tractor is 140,000 pounds.

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  • 41. 

    Which position should the differential shift lever be in while driving the MB–4 towing tractor on dry road surfaces

    • A.

      Unlocked

    • B.

      Locked

    • C.

      Neutral

    • D.

      Drive

    Correct Answer
    A. Unlocked
    Explanation
    The differential shift lever should be in the "Unlocked" position while driving the MB-4 towing tractor on dry road surfaces. This allows the wheels to rotate at different speeds when turning, improving maneuverability and reducing tire wear.

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  • 42. 

    What range should be selected in a tractor with an automatic transmission while going down grades?

    • A.

      Neutral

    • B.

      Low range.

    • C.

      High range.

    • D.

      Any range is acceptable.

    Correct Answer
    B. Low range.
    Explanation
    When going down grades, it is recommended to select the low range in a tractor with an automatic transmission. This is because the low range provides higher torque and better engine braking, which helps in controlling the speed and preventing the vehicle from gaining excessive momentum while descending. By selecting the low range, the tractor can safely navigate downhill without putting excessive strain on the brakes or risking loss of control.

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  • 43. 

    Which procedure is not a consideration for backing a tractor/trailer combination?

    • A.

      Use a spotter.

    • B.

      Use mirrors on both sides.

    • C.

      Turn toward the driver’s side.

    • D.

      Turn toward the passenger’s side.

    Correct Answer
    D. Turn toward the passenger’s side.
    Explanation
    When backing a tractor/trailer combination, it is important to use a spotter to assist in guiding the driver. This helps to ensure that there are no obstacles or hazards in the path. Using mirrors on both sides is also crucial as it provides the driver with a clear view of their surroundings. Turning toward the driver's side is recommended as it allows for better visibility and control. However, turning toward the passenger's side is not a consideration when backing a tractor/trailer combination as it can lead to blind spots and make it difficult for the driver to see.

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  • 44. 

    What is the maximum depth of water you may drive a rough-terrain forklift through

    • A.

      3 feet

    • B.

      4 feet

    • C.

      5 feet

    • D.

      6 feet

    Correct Answer
    C. 5 feet
    Explanation
    The maximum depth of water you may drive a rough-terrain forklift through is 5 feet.

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  • 45. 

    Which forklift has the solid front axle and a pivot pin that allows the front end to pivot when turning the steering wheel, making it very dangerous when climbing in or out?

    • A.

      Adverse-terrain forklift.

    • B.

      Variable-reach forklift.

    • C.

      Rough-terrain forklift.

    • D.

      Swingmast forklift.

    Correct Answer
    A. Adverse-terrain forklift.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is the adverse-terrain forklift. This type of forklift has a solid front axle and a pivot pin that allows the front end to pivot when turning the steering wheel. This can make it very dangerous when climbing in or out of the forklift, as the front end can swing unexpectedly.

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  • 46. 

    What is the maximum reach of the variable-reach forklift with the forks elevated at 45 degrees

    • A.

      15 feet

    • B.

      16 feet

    • C.

      20 feet

    • D.

      22 feet

    Correct Answer
    A. 15 feet
    Explanation
    The maximum reach of the variable-reach forklift with the forks elevated at 45 degrees is 15 feet. This means that the forklift can extend its forks up to a distance of 15 feet from its base when the forks are raised at a 45-degree angle.

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  • 47. 

    Which type of forklift has a “dead-man” switch that can be operated from the driving position?

    • A.

      Gas

    • B.

      Diesel

    • C.

      Electric.

    • D.

      Propane

    Correct Answer
    C. Electric.
    Explanation
    Electric forklifts have a "dead-man" switch that can be operated from the driving position. This switch is a safety feature that requires the operator to continuously press it in order for the forklift to move. If the operator releases the switch, the forklift will automatically stop, preventing any potential accidents or injuries. This feature ensures that the forklift is only in motion when there is an active operator present, enhancing safety in the workplace.

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  • 48. 

    When can you store powered equipment in a building with explosives?

    • A.

      Never, this violates storage regulations.

    • B.

      Only when such equipment is essential to day-to-day operations.

    • C.

      Anytime, as long as the equipment is kept 10 feet from combustible material.

    • D.

      Only when stored in fire-resistive buildings and such equipment is essential to day-to-day operations.

    Correct Answer
    D. Only when stored in fire-resistive buildings and such equipment is essential to day-to-day operations.
  • 49. 

    Which ammunition loading system services the M61A gun system?

    • A.

      Ammunition loading system (ALS).

    • B.

      Linkless ammunition loading system (LALS).

    • C.

      Universal ammunition loading system (UALS).

    • D.

      Universal aircraft interface unit (UAIU).

    Correct Answer
    B. Linkless ammunition loading system (LALS).
    Explanation
    The correct answer is the Linkless ammunition loading system (LALS). This system is responsible for loading ammunition into the M61A gun system. It does not require any external links or belts to feed the ammunition, making it more efficient and reliable. The LALS is designed to handle a variety of ammunition types and has been widely used in military aircraft.

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  • 50. 

    Which component is not one of the five weapons replaceable assemblies

    • A.

      Conveyor.

    • B.

      Transfer unit.

    • C.

      Storage container.

    • D.

      Ammunition drum.

    Correct Answer
    D. Ammunition drum.
    Explanation
    The ammunition drum is not one of the five weapons replaceable assemblies. This implies that the other components listed (conveyor, transfer unit, and storage container) are part of the five weapons replaceable assemblies.

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