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.
The most important thing you can do when dealing with an aggressive driver is:
2.
What is the best way to prevent brake failure on long downgrades?
3.
Special permits will be required for loads that are:
4.
Which statement is true about extending the 14 hour on duty clock by using the 8 hour sleeper berth provision?
5.
When using stab braking, all of the following are steps except
6.
Hazmat placards are what shape?
7.
At what time does a violation occur on this log?
8.
When approaching a railroad crossing, which of these safety precautions applies?
9.
What is the aggregate WLL of one 7/15 inch Grade 43 chain, and three 5/16 inch Grade 70 chains?
10.
In case of tire failure, you should do all of the following except:
11.
What is the Federal Standard for maximum weight on a tandem axle vehicle?
12.
To secure a cubic-shaped boulder, how many tiedowns are required, at minimum?
13.
All of the following are considered excessive speeding except:
14.
Which of these are not part of the front pre-trip inspection?
15.
The Aggregate Working Load Limit should, at minimum, be:
16.
You're loaded heavy with 1/2 tank of fuel onboard. Using the following numbers, where should you move the 5th wheel to get it setup properly?

steer axle: 12,300 pounds
drive axles: 33,100 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
17.
When driving, when is it acceptable to signal other drivers that it is safe to pass?
18.
Another name for 'skid', a platform or tray on which cargo is placed so that it can be handled as an article.
19.
As part of the log packing requirements:
20.
Impaired drivers who present potential hazards may tend to:
21.
If you cannot see the driver of a vehicle, then:
22.
Which of the following is not an acceptable method of containing loose parts when securing flattened or crushed vehicles?
23.
Using the following numbers for your calculations, how much weight will come off your steer axle?


Miles per gallon: 7
Miles travelled: 280
Percenatage of fuel weight on steer axle: 80%
24.
EOBR's are required to automatically record which of the following?
25.
What violation has occurred at 10:00 a.m. on Day 2?
Day 1

Day 2
26.
An anchor point is defined as:
27.
A friction mat is used to:
28.
A dunnage bag is:
29.
Your log must include all of the following except:
30.
Under normal circumstances, what is the maximum allowed width for commercial vehicles?
31.
When crossing railroad tracks in a placarded vehicle or a bus:
32.
What does GCWR stand for?
33.
What are the two primary laws governing the placement of the tandems?
34.
When backing, all of the following are important safety rules:
35.
One option of positioning bundles of building materials is:
36.
All of the following are good tips to staying fit and ready to drive except:
37.
Requirements for securing heavy vehicles, equipment, and machinery apply at what weight?
38.
The most common cause of skids is:
39.
A steel coil weighing 21,000 lbs requires how much securement against forward movement?
40.
What violation occurs in the example below?
Day 1
41.
When stopping before a turn, do all of the following except:
42.
Specific hazards to watch for when traveling through work zones include:
43.
When involved in an accident and not seriously injured, basic steps you should take include assist the injured, notify authorities, and:
44.
The pre-trip inspection should show that the exhaust system is:
45.
Which log below contains at least one violation?
Day 1

Day 2
46.
Which of the following will alter the gross vehicle weight?
47.
Oil, coolant, charging circuit warning lights should go out:
48.
Specifically prohibited in the testing area are cellphones and:
49.
The pre-trip inspection should generally include how many steps?
50.
When securing concrete bell pipe in multiple complete tiers, all of the following are true except: