CASE STUDY 121
Case Study 121
Luke works for a tipper company moving earth from a tunnelling project in West England to be used in flood defences on the coast.
His day lasts around six hours, and within that time, he can make five full collections of earth on his lorry. Each collection equals a total of 18,000kg
The vehicle he is driving has a maximum payload of 18,200kg but is due to be down-plated within the week.
His truck, which was manufactured in 2009, is fitted with a diff-lock and cruise control.
Luke enjoys his job and the views on his drive which take him along the tourist routes.
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Question 1 of 61. Question
What will happen when Luke's vehicle is down-plated?CorrectIncorrect
Question 2 of 62. Question
What are the benefits of down-plating a vehicle?CorrectIncorrect
Question 3 of 63. Question
Cruise control willCorrectIncorrect
Question 4 of 64. Question
A sign with a brown background will showCorrectIncorrect
Question 5 of 65. Question
Luke is driving on a single carriageway and sees the sign below
What does it mean?CorrectIncorrect
Question 6 of 66. Question
Luke's vehicle has been down-plated, allowing it to carry a maximum payload of 12,200kg.
When fully loaded the vehicle can now carry a maximum of 12,000kg of earth.
How many trips will Luke have to make to carry the same amount of earth in a day?CorrectIncorrect