Free Alaska CDL General Knowledge Practice Test 2022

You are looking for actual practice for your coming CDL test? So you have come to the right place. Our AK General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the Alaska DMV CDL Manual. Our test covers most of the subject areas on the Alaska General Knowledge Test such as shifting techniques, railroad crossing safety, drunk driving laws, and much more to make you become a safer driver. In addition, each question has a detailed explanation that will help you understand the concept and answer future questions about it correctly. If you don't get the pass right away, don't worry, you can take this Alaska CDL practice test an unlimited number of times to make sure you learn all the questions. Our practice test will refine your driving knowledge so you can earn your CDL and start driving on the roads. Let’s take our CDL practice test now!

Our CDL practice tests:
Based on 2022 AK commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
AK CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
Define 'bolster':
2.
If the cargo is fully contained in a sided vehicle, what is the minimum requirement for withstanding sideways force?
3.
You weigh the truck immediately before and after fueling. Based on the following, determine what percentage of the weight goes to each set of axles:

Before fueling:

steer: 10,200, drives: 31,300, gross: 71,700

After fueling:

steer:11,000, drives: 31,500, gross: 72,700

4.
On an accident scene, if a qualified helper is present you should:
5.
Retreaded, recapped, or regrooved tires are allowed on the front wheels of a bus when?
6.
Cargo with a high center of gravity:
7.
Which of the following is not a method of securing side-by-side cargo?
8.
All of the following are requirements for transporting coils with eyes crosswise except:
9.
All of the following are exempt from needing a CDL except:
10.
Based on the following information, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the drive axles?

Percentage of fuel weight to drive axles: 25%

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,275, drives: 33,800, gross: 77,420

11.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2

12.
When securing building materials, spacer requirements include all of the following except:
13.
Touching or crossing over a boundary line during the driving exam is considered a(n):
14.
When entering or crossing traffic, observe all of the following except:
15.
If you are driving while sleepy, the safest remedy is:
16.
How many violations occur on the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
17.
All of the following should be part of the engine compartment check except:
18.
When hauling livestock, to prevent them from moving around too much and causing a dangerous situation you would use:
19.
Cargo is contained when:
20.
In cargo securement, bracing is:
21.
In case of brake failure, methods of stopping the vehicle include escaping into an open field, side street, or ramp, and:
22.
What affect will sliding the trailer tandems forward have on the weight distribution?
23.
How many violations have occurred on the below log?
24.
In cargo securement, the deck is:
25.
Specific securement methods are required for boulders that:
26.
You weigh the truck immediately before and after fueling. Based on the following, determine what percentage of the weight goes to each set of axles:

Before fueling:

steer: 11,100, drives: 32,600, gross: 71,400

After fueling:

steer:11,850, drives: 32,850, gross: 72,400

27.
The object of the pre-trip inspection is:
28.
What is a cab shield?
29.
Which of the following is not a reason why loads should be secured?
30.
Aggregate Working Load Limit is defined as:
31.
Option #3 for a single metal coil with eyes lengthwise requires:
32.
A 30 minute break violation occurs on the below example. What day and time does the violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2
33.
When your vehicle is out of gear for more than its length, it will be scored as:
34.
When parked on the side of a two-lane road carrying traffic in both directions, place warning devices:
35.
What is a headboard?
36.
All of these are requirements for securing longwood lengthwise except:
37.
Which of the following is considered off duty time?
38.
When checking the general condition of the vehicle, which of the following should be specifically addressed?
39.
What violation occurs at 2:00 p.m. on this example?
40.
When securing flattened or crushed cars on a vehicle with containment on 2 sides, how many tiedowns, at minimum, are required?
41.
Using the following numbers for your calculations, how much weight will come off your drive axles?

Miles per gallon: 6

Miles travelled: 360

Percentage of fuel weight on drive axles: 30%
42.
Sliding your trailer tandems toward the front or back of the vehicle will primarily change the weight distribution between which sets of axles?
43.
What is bell pipe concrete?
44.
To avoid being blinded by glare when driving at night, drivers should:
45.
Requirements for securing two stacks of shortwood loaded side-by-side include:
46.
The condition of all in-cab controls should be checked for:
47.
Some suggestions for reducing stress and aggressiveness while driving might include all of the following except:
48.
There will be times when you must take a minimum of a 30 minute break off duty before performing which of the following tasks?
49.
What kind of extinguisher would you use to fight an electrical fire?
50.
When securing paper rolls with eyes crosswise, which of the following can be used to prevent side-to-side shifting when there is more than 8 inches of space to the wall?