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 center of gravity of a load:
2.
You are driving on a slippery road during the day. What does the Driver’s manual say about how much space you should keep ahead of your truck?
3.
What does HOS stand for?
4.
"According to the driver’s manual, why should you limit the use of your horn?"
5.
Which of these statements about driving in areas with strong wind is true?
6.
Why is it important to shift gears correctly?
7.
Which of these is not a brake check you normally do during your walk-around inspection?
8.
What does the 14 hour on duty limit mean?
9.
There are three maximum limits you must follow at all times. Those limits are:
10.
A row of metal coils loaded with eyes lengthwise requires how many direct tiedowns over each side-by-side row or coil?
11.
To test for leaks on hydraulic brake systems:
12.
When you encounter a driver that appears to be distracted, you should:
13.
In cargo securement, what is a 'cleat' defined as?
14.
Making sure that the cargo is not overweight is the responsibility of:
15.
When a coolant container is part of a pressurized system which of these is true?
16.
When road lighting is poor or confusing, you should:
17.
By definition, what is a wedge?
18.
On which of the below logs did a violation occur?

Day 1



Day 2

19.
If you jam on the brakes and the wheels lock up and skid:
20.
Which of the statements about pre-trip inspection is true?
21.
Cargo inspection:
22.
What are the four basic weight limits?
23.
Why should drivers avoid foreign objects in the road?
24.
The maximum number of "looks" allowed during the driving exam is:
25.
What does emergency braking mean?
26.
All of the following apply to farm vehicle operator CDL exemption except:
27.
Which of these is true about the use of drugs while driving?
28.
Drivers must inspect the securement of cargo every 150 miles or:
29.
While driving through an intersection, you should:
30.
Requirements for securing a non-cubic shaped boulder with a stable base include all of the following except:
31.
Which of the following headlight issues can be hazardous?
32.
You should try to park so that:
33.
What are most front-wheel skids caused by:
34.
What should you do if you are unsure whether you have enough overhead clearance?
35.
You are driving a heavy vehicle. You must exit a highway using an off-ramp that curves downhill. You should:
36.
A minimum disqualification of 12 months will result for any driver who:
37.
Specific examples of vehicles which drivers should pay close attention to as possible hazards include:
38.
What hours must your logbook show?
39.
Containerized loads:
40.
What is the minimum nominal dimension of timber blocking used to secure concrete pipe?
41.
What does emergency braking mean?
42.
Generally, when steering in an emergency, which direction is your best option?
43.
Which of these statements about staying alert to drive is true?
44.
All of the following are concerns for driving on offramps or onramps except:
45.
What kind of extinguisher should be used on burning paper, wood, or cloth?
46.
A Class A CDL is required to drive a combination vehicle of over 26,001 lbs towing a vehicle weighing:
47.
Which of these is the most important thing to remember about emergency braking?
48.
What is the minimum WLL of a tiedown used to secure logs?
49.
The term 'edge protector' refers to:
50.
What is a rub rail?