Flatbed Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Freight is secured on a flatbed using ____ or ____, and protected by using ____. 
    • A. 

      Locks, ties, cloth

    • B. 

      Chains, straps, tarps

    • C. 

      Locks, chains, tarps

    • D. 

      Chains, straps, seals

  • 2. 
    Commodities hauled on flatbeds are often ____ or ____.
    • A. 

      Bulky, heavy

    • B. 

      Bulky, light

    • C. 

      Narrow, heavy

    • D. 

      Heavy, light

  • 3. 
    Which of the following are the most common commodities hauled on flatbeds? (Select all that apply.)
    • A. 

      Lumber

    • B. 

      Food products

    • C. 

      Steel bars

    • D. 

      Coils

    • E. 

      Beer

    • F. 

      Machinery

    • G. 

      Building materials

    • H. 

      Paper rolls

    • I. 

      Vehicles

  • 4. 
    Pick four kinds of flatbed trailers.
    • A. 

      Flatbed

    • B. 

      Upper Decker

    • C. 

      Stepdeck

    • D. 

      Lowboy

    • E. 

      Curtain Side

    • F. 

      Tallboy

  • 5. 
    A Double Drop trailer has __ decks?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 6. 
    Which size tarp is the most commonly used?
    • A. 

      30 ft. long x 8.5 ft. wide

    • B. 

      6 ft. long x 21 ft. wide

    • C. 

      8 ft. long x 25 ft. wide

    • D. 

      4 ft. long x 17 ft. wide

  • 7. 
    What is another name for a Smoke Tarp?
    • A. 

      Disposable Tarp

    • B. 

      Black Tarp

    • C. 

      Nose Tarp

    • D. 

      Throw Away Tarp

  • 8. 
    What type of tarp covers the front of the load by the cab?
    • A. 

      Disposable Tarp

    • B. 

      Top Tarp

    • C. 

      Smoke Tarp

    • D. 

      Throw Away Tarp

  • 9. 
    What additional equipment is often used on Step Deck and/or Double Drop trailers?
    • A. 

      Hitch

    • B. 

      Levelers/Bridges

    • C. 

      Lanyard

    • D. 

      Drivers/Wedges

  • 10. 
    Because of the complexity of flatbed loads in general, reading the load notes is essential.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    A Flatbed can typically scale more weight than a Dry Van or Reefer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    If load notes are confusing or incomplete try not to bother the rep whom built the load, and ask your Team Lead instead. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Chains used on flatbed trailers must always be 5 ft. in length.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False