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.
When driving vehicles with ABS, braking:
2.
Placing a phone call while driving:
3.
Some general signs that another driver may be distracted include which of the following:
4.
When securing an intermodal container on a chassis, what is the maximum allowable vertical travel when secured?
5.
When driving in very hot weather, it is critically important to carefully inspect:
6.
Escape ramps on downgrades:
7.
When should drivers inspect their vehicles?
8.
All vehicles on all highways have a maximum allowable height of:
9.
How many tiedowns are required for cargo that is prevented from forward movement?
10.
Which of these are requirements for securement systems?
11.
Snow and ice must be removed from the radiator because otherwise:
12.
What is the minimum Working Load Limit for the entire securement system?
13.
The principal way of controlling speed on downgrades is:
14.
When is it acceptable to use amphetamines to help you stay awake while driving?
15.
Sliding the 5th wheel will change the weight distribution almost exclusively between which sets of axles?
16.
What factor has the greatest affect on how much weight is moved per hole in the tandem slider rail?
17.
While exiting the vehicle for a 'look', how many points of contact must you keep with the vehicle at all times?
18.
What is the minimum securement requirement for paper rolls with eyes vertical with a width between 1.25 and 1.76 its diameter?
19.
Which of the following require an additional CDL endorsement to drive?
20.
A combination of securing devices which form an assembly that attaches cargo to, or restrains cargo on, a vehicle or trailer, and is attached to anchor point(s) is a:
21.
What types of freight need to be secured properly?
22.
Which day on the example below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
23.
A chain marked with a
4 is identified as what kind?
24.
Any activity that draws your attention to something other than the task of driving is considered:
25.
If you are forced to leave the road in an emergency, all of these are good guidelines except:
26.
Whenever possible, a row of metal coils with eyes vertical requires one direct tiedown to secure against rearward movement at what maximum angle?
27.
What is the minimum requirement for securing roll-off and hook containers?
28.
Based on the following figures, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the steer axle?

Load rating of steer tires: 6,150 pounds

Percentage of fuel weight to steer axle: 85%

Steer axle weight limit in states you're travelling: 20,000 pounds

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,500, drives: 33,100, gross: 76,700

29.
A combined Tank vehicle & hazardous material endorsement will be designated with what letter on the CDL?
30.
Which statement is true?
31.
High beams should only be used at a distance of:
32.
Under the adverse driving conditions exception, how many additional hours can you drive?
33.
When using tiedowns for securing cargo, what is the general rule regarding cargo length.
34.
Combination vehicles must display license plates:
35.
Which of the following are covered by the specific log securement requirements?
36.
Some common causes of vehicle fires are spilled fuel, improper fueling, under-inflated tires, and:
37.
If loading and securing paper rolls on a second layer:
38.
An intermodal container is:
39.
Where in the trailer could you place cargo so that the weight applied to the trailer tandems is greater than the weight of the cargo itself?
40.
What is the correct method of determining what percentage of fuel is distributed between the steer axle and the drive axles?
41.
Methods of securing building materials against forward motion include:
42.
A device placed on the exposed edge of an article to distribute tiedown forces over a larger area of cargo than the tiedown itself, to protect the tie-down and/or cargo from damage, and to allow the tiedown to slide freely when being tensioned is a:
43.
A sign of a confused driver who may present a potential hazard is:
44.
What can be the result of too much weight on the back of the trailer?
45.
The narrowest end of a boulder should be pointed:
46.
What is the minimum number of tiedowns required through the eye of a metal coil loaded crosswise?
47.
Option #1 for securing coils transported with eyes lengthwise includes:
48.
Posted heights at overpasses:
49.
When driving downhill, you should use the service brakes:
50.
According to the general rule, for how much space should you leave in front of your vehicle at speeds below 40 mph?