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are a few words truck drivers use:
Dog: a truck with little power.
? He:, s*
Reefer: a refrigerated
Piggyback: truck trailers
carried on a train.
The world'* largest dump truck is the Terex Titan
33-19 made by General Motors. It can carry as
much as 360 tons and is used mainly in mining. See
how tiny the man looks standing beside it.
To protect roads and bridges, most
states have weighing stations to
enforce laws that say how heavy a
truck load can be.
Truck drivers are governed by laws
that say how long they can drive before
they must stop and rest. Some trucks
have bunks in the cabs where one
driver can sleep while another drives.
Minnie: a less
an empty truck
Iron: an old
whirling light on
a police car or
Trailer: a freight-carrying vehicle
meant to be pulled by a tractor.
Semi-trailer: a truck trailer made so
that the front rests upon a truck tractor.
Tractor: part of the truck where
the driver sits. Also called A cab.
Straight truck: one with a body
and engine on the same frame.
Look through The Mini Page and the rest of
your newspaper for words starting with T.
See if you can find all of the "T" words in this
picture. Can you read this Alpha Sentence below?
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