It’s Time to Find Out If You Could Be a Trucker

By: Teresa McGlothlin
Estimated Completion Time
3 min
Which of these radio names would you go by?
Scooter
Boomer
Slick
Skipper

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Are you used to sitting for long periods of time?
I would need to get out and stretch my legs.
I sit all day at my desk.
I'm sure about sitting and driving.
I really don't like sitting all the time.

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What do you do when you get lost?
I break out a map.
I stop for directions.
I would drive around until I found my way.
I usually ask Siri for help.

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Which of these things would you least like to haul?
Chicken
Propane
Paint
Cars

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Where do you place your hands on the steering wheel?
10 and 2
9 and 3
8 and 5
12 and 6

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You've just arrived at a truck stop—what's the first thing you do?
Restroom
Food
Fuel
Sleep

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How do you pass the time on long trips?
I listen to podcasts.
I count the mile markers.
I sing with the radio.
I talk to my dog.

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What would you hang from the rearview mirror of your truck?
Fuzzy dice
A photo
My graduation tassel
Air freshener

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Which drink would we find in your cupholder?
Water
Coffee
Energy drink
Soda

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Which type of weather is hardest to drive in?
Fog
Ice
Rain
Blinding sun

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Why would you probably get a ticket?
Speeding
Over the weight limit
Parking
Being in the unloading zone too long

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Which of these hood ornaments would you add to your truck?
Angel
Lion
Dog
Wolf

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Are you aggressive or nervous in rush hour traffic?
I'm always courteous.
I'm more aggressive.
I get nervous when things are crowded.
I'm fairly relaxed in traffic.

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Which trucker films would you like to watch?
"Breaker! Breaker!"
"Convoy"
"Smokey and the Bandit"
"White Line Fever"

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Could you change your own oil?
I do it all the time.
I let the professionals do it.
I never learned.
I could, but I do not.

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What makes you crazy when other drivers do it behind the wheel?
Texting
Eating
Driving slow in the fast lane
Picking their nose

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Do you warn other drivers when there are police ahead?
I flash my lights.
They will figure it out.
I do sometimes.
I couldn't dream of it.

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If you broke down in a strange town, what would you do?
I would call my company.
It sounds like time for a nap.
I'm sure there's a garage somewhere.
It's time to break out my tools.

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Which snack might you keep in your truck for long hauls?
Potato chips
Beef jerky
Fruit
Nuts

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Do you currently drive a truck or a car?
I drive a truck.
I drive both.
I have a car.
I don't drive.

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Someone is riding your bumper—how do you handle it?
I slow down to a crawl.
It's best to ignore them.
I would pull off and let them pass.
I would call in their plate number.

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Where would you be excited to drop off a load?
New York City
Los Angeles
Boston
Miami

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Which driving job would be your second choice?
Taxi driver
Pilot
Bus driver
Postal delivery

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If you needed a nap on a long haul, where would you pull over?
Rest area
Truck stop
Strip mall
Campground

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What are your skills with a stick shift like?
Good
Expert
Adequate
Terrible

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Which trucking maneuver makes you most nervous?
Parallel parking
Tight corners
Three-point turns
Changing lanes in busy traffic

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How many times a day would you call home while out on a delivery?
0-3
4-6
9 or more
7-8

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How old were you when you first learned to drive?
I was really young.
I learned as a teenager.
I was a late bloomer.
I've been driving since birth.

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Which trinket are you most likely to buy from a truck stop?
Lighter
Bottle opener
Postcard
Keychain

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What is the most important part of an emergency road kit?
Flares
Band-aids
Cat litter
Water

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