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 using the brakes on a steep downgrade, which of the following applies?
2.
The driver is responsible for all of the following except for:
3.
A vertical barrier across the front of the deck of a vehicle to prevent forward movement of cargo is a:
4.
What is the minimum WLL of each tiedown used to secure crushed or flattened vehicles?
5.
When a driver stops and reverses direction to get a better position during the driving exam, it is considered a(n):
6.
What is the aggregate WLL of two indirect tiedowns with a WLL of 5,000 lbs, and one tiedown with a WLL of 6,000 lbs?
7.
Methods to keep a cradle from sliding include:
8.
When making a left turn, you should do which of the following?
9.
Which violation occurs on the below example?
10.
When starting to move the truck, when is it acceptable to roll backwards?
11.
The maximum weight limit on a single axle is:
12.
In cargo securement, a 'well' is defined as:
13.
Vehicles exempt from Certificate of Safety inspection requirements include:
14.
When loaded cement pipe over 45 inches in diameter, which pipes should be blocked, wedged, or otherwise immobilized?
15.
How many knots are acceptable in a properly working tiedown?
16.
The distance the truck will travel between noticing a hazard and hitting the brakes is:
17.
California allows 20,000 pounds maximum on the steer axle. The tread width of your tires is 11 inches, and the load rating on your steer tires is 7000 pounds. How much weight can you carry on your steer axle in California?
18.
Which of the following are not a primary factor affecting weight distribution across the axles?
19.
What is the main factor affecting the low-speed offtracking of a tractor trailer?
20.
Which means of securement is prohibited when transporting coils with
the coil eye crosswise on the vehicle?
21.
To help slow the vehicle to reduce the need for using the service brakes, some vehicles are equipped with:
22.
After an accident, you should only move a severely injured person:
23.
If you load cargo into the overhang portion of the trailer, what will be the result?
24.
A cleat is a short piece of wood used:
25.
Three serious traffic violations in a 3-year period will result in a CDL disqualification of:
26.
What happens if you spend 8 hours in the sleeper berth?
27.
Load securement for cargo weighing 29,650 lbs must be able to withstand upward force of how many lbs?
28.
Banding is:
29.
How long should it take oil pressure to come up to normal?
30.
Who enforces HOS regulations?
31.
Passing on the wrong side of the road, passing in a school zone, and driving the wrong way on a one-way street are all specific examples of:
32.
Steering wheel play should not be more than:
33.
A waterproof sheet used to cover cargo is a:
34.
When securing a non-cubic boulder with an unstable base, the four surrounding chains must have a WLL of at least:
35.
"Fully Contained" means:
36.
When confronted with an aggressive driver, you should do all of the following except:
37.
In the following picture, what are axles 2 and 3 commonly referred to as?

38.
When vehicles towing trailers go into a drive-wheel skid, the trailer can push the towing vehicle sideways, causing a:
39.
To satisfy general cargo securement requirements, what is the minimum WLL for securing vehicles under 10,000 lbs?
40.
A tractor trailer traveling 55 mph will travel how far between when the brain perceives a hazard and stopping?
41.
In order to perform the in-cab and gauge inspection, which of the following must be done?
42.
Make sure that splash guards are properly fastened, and not:
43.
The basic control skills exam allows for a maximum of how many points scored?
44.
If you were instructed to 'tarp' a load, what would you be using?
45.
Some causes of fuel fires include improper fueling, driver smoking, and:
46.
Sharp pavement drop-offs:
47.
What is the minimum number of tiedowns to use on a load 4ft 7in long, and weighing 1,237 lbs?
48.
Which of these is specifically prohibited when securing crushed or flattened vehicles?
49.
When securing concrete pipe over 45 inches loaded crosswise, which direction must the tiedowns on the front half of the load run?
50.
You have steer tires rated at 6,150 pounds each, and you're in the state of West Virginia which says the legal limit for the steer axle is 20,000 pounds. What's the maximum legal weight you can carry on your steer axle in West Virginia?