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School Bus

1. In addition to checking for spare electrical fuses, three red reflective triangles, and properly charged and rated fire extinguisher, school bus driver must also inspect the following emergency equipment:
Three red burning flares, safety belts in all seats
Three flares of any type and isopryl alcohol
Three red burning flares, a nine-item first-aid kit

2. When checking a handicap lifts the things that you should look for are:
Leaking damaged, or missing parts and explains how lift should be checked for correct operation. Lift must be 25 percent retracted and latched
Leaking damaged, or missing parts and explains how lift should be checked for correct operation. Lift must be fully retracted and latched
Leaking, damaged or missing wheel chairs

3. A compartment check includes:
Checking that compartment doors are painted on coordinating colors
Checking that everyone has brought baggage
Checking that baggage and all other exterior compartment doors are not damaged, operate properly and latch securely

4. Make sure that all emergency exits are not damaged, operates smoothly and closes securely from the outside.
True
False

5. During a pre-trip inspection you should check for broken seat frames and check that seat frames are firmly attached to the floor.
False
True

6. Check that the entry door is not damaged and:
Operates smoothly and closes securely from the outside
Operates smoothly and closes securely from a remote location
Operates smoothly and closes securely from the inside

7. Should the hand rails and stop light be checked during a pre-trip inspection?
No
Yes

8. If equipped check the stop arm to see that it is mounted securely to the left front window of the school bus.
True
False

9. A battery/box check is important. The battery must be secure, connections must be tight and cell caps must be present. In addition these items should be checked:
battery connections should not show signs of excessive corrosion and the battery box and cover or door should not be damaged and should be secure
battery connections should show high signs of excessive wear
battery connections should not show high signs of excessive wear
battery connections should not show high signs of excessive corrosion, but the battery box and cover or door is unimportant

10. Should you check the passenger exit mirrors?
Yes
No

11. On a pre-trip inspection for a bus, the passenger/entry should be checked for:
Door operation, hand and foot rails and handicap lift
Door operation, hand rails, entry step condition and brake condition
Door operation, hand rails, entry steps condition and handicap lift is equipped

12. A school bus driver must also check the alternately flashing amber lights indicator, if equipped, the alternately flashing red lights indicator that the strobe light indicator, if equipped.
True
False

13. Check all emergency exits and show that:
All devices inside and outside bus are operating in unison
They are damaged, operate smoothly and close securely and exit warning devices are working
They are not damaged, operate smoothly, and close securely from the inside and the warning devices are working

14. School bus drivers must also check the following external lights and reflectors:
Alternately flashing red lights
All of these are correct
Strobe light, if equipped, stop arm light, if equipped
Alternately flashing amber lights, if equipped

15. During the external inspection of a coach or Transit bus a check should be made to see that:
The vehicle is sitting level( front and rear) and if air-equipped, check for audible air leaks from the suspension system
The vehicle is not sitting level and if air equipped check for audible air leaks from the suspension system
The vehicle is sitting level (side to side) and if air-equipped check for water leakage