Each applicant for a taxicab driver’s license under the provisions of this subchapter shall be examined within ten days after filing his or her application by the person designated by the Chief of Police as to his or her knowledge of the provisions of this chapter, traffic regulations, and geography of the city, and if the result of the examination is unsatisfactory, the applicant shall be refused a license.  Each applicant shall, if required by the Police Department, demonstrate his or her skill and ability to safely handle the vehicle by driving it through a crowded section of the city accompanied by an inspector designated by the Chief of Police.
(`81 Code, § 119.29)  Penalty, see § 10.99