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									            Locomotive Engineer Sample Test Questions


This test will assess four (4) Basic Skill Requirements.

These are all timed tests.

Sample Questions

VOCABULARY

The sentence is followed by four words. One of the four words means the
same or about the same as the word underlined in the sentence. Select the
correct word, and mark the circle in front of it.

S1. This is the site that was selected for the meeting.
   o Example
   o Equipment
   o Place
   o Time



PROBLEM SOLVING

S1. Susan Morgan is budgeted to spend $50 for office supplies for the month.
Pencils cost $2.50 per dozen, pens are $5.00 per dozen, and rulers are $1.00
each. If Susan purchased two dozen pencils, one dozen pens, and five rulers,
how much did she spend?

   o   $15.00
   o   $35.00
   o   $40.00
   o   $45.00
   o   None of the above
REASONING

Look at the sample problem below. First read the list of facts. Then look at
the conclusion. From the facts, you can tell that some of the conclusions are
definitely true and some are definitely false. In other cases, you cannot tell
from the facts whether the conclusion is either true or false. If you decide a
conclusion is definitely true, mark the circle under the T. If it is definitely
false, mark the circle under the F. If the facts do not give enough information
to tell whether a conclusion is definitely false, mark the circle under X.

In the sample below, the first conclusion has been marked F because Ms.
Gaynor works part time and all Westmont employees work full time. The
second conclusion has been marked X because there is no information given
in the facts to know definitely where Ms. Gaynor works. Because Ms. Gaynor
works part time, it is possible that she works for Northern Lumber Company.
Is is also possible that she works for another company.
Now mark the third conclusion by yourself.

Facts:
Mr. Jackson works for Westmont Company.
Ms Gaynor is a part-time employee.
All Westmont Company Employees work fulltime.
Northern Lumber Company has some part time employees

Conclusion:
      T       F    X
S1.   ○       ○    ○      Ms. Gaynor works for Westmont Company.
S2.   ○       ○    ○      Ms. Gaynor works for Northern Lumber Company.
S3.   ○       ○    ○      Mr. Jackson works full time.

You should have marked T for the third conclusion.
DECISION MAKING

Read the sample set of procedures below. Then look at the action codes. Use
the information contained in the procedures to determine the course of
action to be taken for each problem and mark the circle under the correct
action.

Shipping Order Procedures

Ship all new orders immediately, except under circumstance listed below.

   1. When the new order is between $1,000.00-$3,000.00, always obtain
      authorization from the unit Supervisor before shipping it.
   2. When the new order is over $3,000.00, always obtain authorization
      from the Department Manager before shipping it.

Action Codes

   A. Ship immediately
   B. Obtain authorization from Department Manager
   C. Obtain authorization from Unit Supervisor



Situation                                         Action Code


S1.   Customer Account No.:    1-3615
      Previous Balance Due:    $200.00
      Past Due:                30 Days      A     B      C
      New Order for:           $650.00      ○     ○      ○

								
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