Landscaping Quiz

  1. What is the first step in mower maintenance?
  2. How often should you sharpen mowing blades?
    A) Daily
    B) Once a month
    C) Once a year
    D) When they become dull and no longer provide a clean cut
  3. A belt should be replaced:
    A) If it is nicked, cut or frayed
    B) If it is thin, warped or twisted
    C) When it starts to slip
    D) All the above
  4. True or False: You should check the engine oil before each use AND change the engine oil every 2 months.
  5. Proper tire pressure helps
    A) Increase traction
    B) Provide an even cut
    C) Increase tire life
    D) All the above
  6. True or False: Clean the air filter with compressed air daily.
  7. When should a walk-around inspection of your mower be performed?


  1. Read and understand your owner/operator manual.
  2. D
  3. D
  4. False. Check engine oil before each use and change at interval recommended by the engine manufacturer.
  5. D
  6. False. Inspect per engine manufacturers recommendation and replace annually or when engine begins to lose power. (Compressed air may damage filter and lead to premature engine wear.)
  7. Before each use.
The Attachments Idea Book
Landscapers use a variety of attachments for doing everything from snow removal to jobsite cleanup, and regardless of how often they are used, every landscaper has a favorite attachment.
Attachments Idea Book Cover