Transport Management - Qp2

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  • 1. 
    For the transport of goods, the services should have the qualities of: (Select three)
    • A. 

      Speed

    • B. 

      Safety

    • C. 

      Fixed cost

    • D. 

      Regularity

  • 2. 
    ______ reduces the financial cost which is attached to goods in transit.
    • A. 

      Frequency

    • B. 

      Speed

    • C. 

      Responsibility

    • D. 

      Regularity

  • 3. 
    Transport facilities must have a capacity which is adequate for all reasonable demands.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    ______ with regard to transport service means that the movements are either at evenly spaced intervals or at known times.
    • A. 

      Regularity

    • B. 

      Comprehensiveness

    • C. 

      Comfort

    • D. 

      Acceptable cost

  • 5. 
    In relation to the transport of persons, some distinction may be made between those who travel for work reasons and those who travel for pleasure.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Many transport services are tied to variable routes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The normal habits of people are to travel as a "consolidation" of one or two persons, and any change is by consignment or two or more persons into a party.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A failure to consolidate traffic will waste capacity because vehicles are idle.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A small range of traffic may be handled by vehicles of approximately the same dimensions and weight carrying capacity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Advantages of small vehicles includes: (Select three)
    • A. 

      Loading and unloading time per movement can be less, but not necessarily less per passenger of unit of goods handled.

    • B. 

      More frequent movement with full loads is possible.

    • C. 

      Greater mixtures of traffic may be necessary to provide full loads.

    • D. 

      Specialisation of purpose may not create excessive idle time.

  • 11. 
    In the carriage of passengers, complete or partial absence of a full load on the return journey may be due to several general conditions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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