# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 701262841

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Inspect power take-off (PTO) assemblies, controls, and shafts.


Inspection should include
  • verifying operation per manufacture instructions
  • visually checking components for leaks
  • verifying that shaft and U joints are within tolerance
  • determining needed action.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the process for determining the proper shim specification for mounting the PTO?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will read and analyze a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, evaluative, synthesizing, and critical-thinking questions before, during, and after reading texts.
  2. Analyze and synthesize information in order to solve problems, answer questions, and generate new knowledge.
  3. Analyze two or more texts addressing the same topic to identify authors’ purposes and determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Identify false premises in persuasive writing.
  6. Draw conclusions and make inferences about explicit and implied information, using textual support.