Lesson 6/Practice Exercise
PRACTICE EXERCISE FOR LESSON 6
Check your understanding of Lesson 6 by completing the practice exercise. 'There is only one correct
answer to each question. Try to answer all of the questions without referring to the lesson materials.
When you have completed all of the questions, turn the page and check your answers against the correct
responses. Each correct response is referenced to specific portions of the lesson material so that you can
review any questions you have missed or do not understand, before continuing to the next lesson.
How far can a mix normally be moved in a temperate climate?
up to 50 miles
up to 100 miles
up to 150 miles
up to 200 miles
What should the general location of a plant include?
a good supply of water
a good supply of asphalt
a good grade of aggregate
a good roadnet
Where should the specific location of a central plant be?
in an area with light traffic
in a well drained area with stable soil
on top of a large hill with a good water supply
in an area with heavy traffic
What are the three classifications for an asphalt mix plant?
hot type, cold type, and intermediate type
high type, intermediate type, and soil stabilization
dry type, wet type, and mixed type
intermediate type, heavy type, and light type
What components are typical support equipment for use with a 100 to 150 TPH asphalt
hot oil heater and asphalt meter
truck-mounted fuel tank and a cold water sprayer
solid asphalt tanks and asphalt gas heater
hot water sprayer and a truck-mounted gasoline heater