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1

Speed freight trains are permitted to travel in the District of Columbia

30 Mph

2

Freight train locomotives can pull as many as_______ freight cars?

100 freight cars

3

Most freight trains are operated with a minimum of?

Conductor and Engineer

4

What is the maximum pressure Locomotive Breaks are pressurized to?

90 PSI

5

What are Train consist sometimes called?

shipping papers

6

What information is in a Train Consist?

Product, Hazard Class (Number only), UN number, Packing group, Emergency contact #, STCC number and shipper's name

7

Where are the hand breaks located?

The "B" end of the Car

8

Is there a restraining device on freight cars that keeps the center pin in the truck’s center plate?

No

9

Are Cabooses used on freight trains?

No

10

What is the tank test pressure for Pressure tank cars?

Above 100 PSI

11

What are the special set of railroad wheels on the roadrailer car called?

Bogie

12

Emergency response personnel are not to release cargo tie-downs without assistance from __________

railroad employees

13

What are the (2) two hazards of a Refrigerated Car?

Coolant for cooling plant and 500 gallons of diesel for the generator