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.
A vehicle is loaded with very little weight on the drive axle. What may happen?
2.
You are driving on a clear night with your low beam lights on. If your headlights let you see about 250 feet ahead of you, you should adjust your speed so that you can stop within about _____ feet.
3.
When the roads are slippery, you should:
4.
A hazard:
5.
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

6.
Retreaded, recapped, or regrooved tires are allowed on the front wheels of a bus when?
7.
All of the following are exempt from needing a CDL except:
8.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2

9.
What should you do when you see a hazard in the roadway ahead of you?
10.
When securing building materials, spacer requirements include all of the following except:
11.
Touching or crossing over a boundary line during the driving exam is considered a(n):
12.
You receive a scale ticket and your drive axles are 35,700 and your trailer tandems are 30,600. Based upon a trailer with 4 inch slider rail hole spacings, what is the minimum number of holes you would have to slide the tandems to get the weight legal, and what would the final weights be?
13.
When entering or crossing traffic, observe all of the following EXCEPT:
14.
The total weight of a powered unit, the trailer and the cargo is called?
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.
What factors typically determine your blood alcohol concentration BAC?
18.
All of the following should be part of the engine compartment check except:
19.
When hauling livestock, to prevent them from moving around too much and causing a dangerous situation you would use:
20.
In case of brake failure, methods of stopping the vehicle include escaping into an open field, side street, or ramp, and:
21.
The bridge formula:
22.
What affect will sliding the trailer tandems forward have on the weight distribution?
23.
Your vehicle will be put out of service if ____ or more leaves in any leaf spring are missing.
24.
How many violations have occurred on the below log?
25.
When securing concrete pipe loaded crosswise, arrange the top tier:
26.
In cargo securement, the deck is:
27.
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

28.
The object of the pre-trip inspection is:
29.
Which of these statements about rear drive wheel braking skid is true?
30.
What is a cab shield?
31.
When turning quickly in an emergency, which of the following applies:
32.
Aggregate Working Load Limit is defined as:
33.
Option #3 for a single metal coil with eyes lengthwise requires:
34.
If a CDL-holder's privilege to drive non-CMV's is revoked or suspended more than once for alcohol, felony, or controlled substance violations, the CDL will be disqualified for:
35.
Based on the following figures, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the drive axles?

Percentage of fuel weight to drive axles: 30%

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,275, drives: 33,750, gross: 77,220

36.
When your vehicle is out of gear for more than its length, it will be scored as:
37.
When parked on the side of a two-lane road carrying traffic in both directions, place warning devices:
38.
What is a headboard?
39.
To avoid a crash, you had to drive onto the right shoulder. You are now driving at 40 mph on the shoulder. How should you move back into the pavement?
40.
Which of these statements about engine overheating is true?
41.
All of these are requirements for securing longwood lengthwise except:
42.
Which of the following is considered off duty time?
43.
What violation occurs at 2:00 p.m. on this example?
44.
When securing flattened or crushed cars on a vehicle with containment on 2 sides, how many tiedowns, at minimum, are required?
45.
"You do not have a hazardous materials endorsement on your commercials driver’s license. You are asked to deliver hazardous materials in a placarded vehicle. You should:"
46.
The condition of all in-cab controls should be checked for:
47.
Heavy vehicles often move slower than others. Which of these is NOT a good rule to follow while driving a heavy vehicle?
48.
Some suggestions for reducing stress and aggressiveness while driving might include all of the following except:
49.
There will be times when you must take a minimum of a 30 minute break off duty before performing which of the following tasks?
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?