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.
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: 10,800 pounds
drive axles: 34,700 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
2.
You are driving on a clear night. You must dim your headlights from high to low. You should adjust your speed so that you can stop within:
3.
Which statement is true?
4.
Weight transmitted to the ground by one axle or one set of axles called:
5.
Which of the following can be used as part of the cargo securement system?
6.
Applying the brakes repeatedly on a downgrade to reduce speed 5 mph below your target is called:
7.
A hook-lift container is:
8.
Which of these statements about speed management is true?
9.
After taking 10 consecutive hours off duty, a driver begins to work at 8:00 a.m. The driver may operate a commercial motor vehicle until what time?
10.
Which day below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
11.
Concrete pipe loaded crosswise generally:
12.
Which of these is true about hazardous materials:
13.
Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) means the following:
14.
What is true about using a heater?
15.
All of the following are key parts of the steering system except:
16.
What is a rub rail?
17.
What is the Aggregate WLL of the securement system for a load secured with 7 tiedowns: 3 rated at WLL of 4,000 lbs, 2 at 6,500, and 1 at 8,000?
18.
A device placed between the deck of a vehicle and car or between articles of cargo, intended to provide greater friction than exists naturally between these surfaces is:
19.
Medicine used to treat the common cold:
20.
Why should you always plan on arriving to your destination as quickly as possible?
21.
A chock is defined as:
22.
Backing into a space that is to the right rear of your vehicle is referred to as:
23.
What is the minimum WLL required of tiedowns securing loaded intermodal containers on non-chassis vehicles?
24.
In what circumstance can shortwood be treated as longwood?
25.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2
26.
When loading bell pipe on one tier, all of the following apply except:
27.
You are driving a 40-foot vehicle at 55 mph. The road is dry, and visibility is good. What is the least amount of space that you need to have in front of your vehicle?
28.
Which of the following vehicles will have the longest stopping distance?
29.
The road you are driving on becomes very slippery due to glare ice. Which of these is a good thing to do in such a situation?
30.
Some large trucks have curved mirrors. These mirrors:
31.
You must stop on a hill or curve on a two-lane-two-way road. How far should you place reflective triangles?
32.
When securing heavy vehicles, what is the minimum WLL of each tiedown?
33.
Overall length limit on vehicles transporting machinery, poles, or structural objects is:
34.
When securing metal coils in a sided vehicle without anchor points:
35.
If you do not have a CB-radio, what procedure should you follow on an accident scene?
36.
Backing your vehicle in a straight line without crossing over or touching the exercise boundaries is called:
37.
What is the best way to determine what percentage of the weight of fuel will go to each set of axles?
38.
Stab braking should not be used on vehicles with:
39.
Coming down steep, long, downgrades will require a driver to:
40.
How much force is the securement system required to withstand in terms of cargo weight?
41.
When securing a single metal coil with eyes vertical:
42.
When securing a paper roll with a width that is more than twice its diameter, which of the following is not an acceptable method of securement to prevent tipping?
43.
What violation has occurred at 8:00 a.m. on Day 2?
Day 1

Day 2
44.
CDL drivers from New York State require the Metal Coils Endorsement when transporting metals coils weighing:
45.
You should try to avoid driving in fog:
46.
The purpose of hazmat rules includes all of these except:
47.
When securing paper rolls with eyes vertical in a sided vehicle all of the following are acceptable except:
48.
If traveling slower than traffic flow on a grade, if legal you should:
49.
A bulkhead is used:
50.
Submitting fingerprints for a background check will be required for drivers applying for: