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 at more than 40 mph, what is the safe minimum following distance for ideal daytime conditions?
2.
The best drivers are those who watch and prepare for hazards. This is called _________ driving.
3.
Special permits will be required for loads that are:
4.
When using stab braking, all of the following are steps except
5.
When approaching a railroad crossing, which of these safety precautions applies?
6.
What is the aggregate WLL of one 7/15 inch Grade 43 chain, and three 5/16 inch Grade 70 chains?
7.
In case of tire failure, you should do all of the following except:
8.
Which of these is true about notifying the authorities after an accident occurs?
9.
To secure a cubic-shaped boulder, how many tiedowns are required, at minimum?
10.
All of the following are considered excessive speeding except:
11.
Which of these are not part of the front pre-trip inspection?
12.
Which of the following statements about speed management is true?
13.
The Aggregate Working Load Limit should, at minimum, be:
14.
When driving at night, you should:
15.
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: 12,300 pounds
drive axles: 33,100 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
16.
Another name for 'skid', a platform or tray on which cargo is placed so that it can be handled as an article.
17.
As part of the log packing requirements:
18.
Impaired drivers who present potential hazards may tend to:
19.
Which of the following is not an acceptable method of containing loose parts when securing flattened or crushed vehicles?
20.
A school bus endorsement is required in order to transport:
21.
Using the following numbers for your calculations, how much weight will come off your steer axle?


Miles per gallon: 7
Miles travelled: 280
Percenatage of fuel weight on steer axle: 80%
22.
Which of these do not provide extra gears on some trucks?
23.
What is a reusable, transportable enclosure that is especially designed with integral locking devices that secure it to a container chassis trailer to facilitate the efficient and bulk shipping and transfer of goods by, or between various modes of transport, such as highway, rail, sea, and air.?
24.
Rust around wheel nuts may indicate what?
25.
How does the weight of the vehicle affect stopping distance?
26.
Why does vehicle speed naturally increase on a downgrade?
27.
A friction mat is used to:
28.
How far should a driver look ahead of the vehicle while driving?
29.
If an oncoming vehicle drifts into your lane you should:
30.
A dunnage bag is:
31.
An outside vehicle observation will be scored every time the driver:
32.
To protect the area after an accident, steps you should take include:
33.
You should use your horn when:
34.
Which of these statements about overhead clearance is true?
35.
What does GCWR stand for?
36.
What are the two primary laws governing the placement of the tandems?
37.
When backing, all of the following are important safety rules:
38.
One option of positioning bundles of building materials is:
39.
All of the following are good tips to staying fit and ready to drive except:
40.
Which of these statements about tires and hot weather driving is true?
41.
Requirements for securing heavy vehicles, equipment, and machinery apply at what weight?
42.
The most common cause of skids is:
43.
A steel coil weighing 21,000 lbs requires how much securement against forward movement?
44.
When stopping before a turn, do all of the following except:
45.
Specific hazards to watch for when traveling through work zones include:
46.
When involved in an accident and not seriously injured, basic steps you should take include assist the injured, notify authorities, and:
47.
As part of their pre-trip cargo securement inspection, drivers should:
48.
Which of the following will alter the gross vehicle weight?
49.
Oil, coolant, charging circuit warning lights should go out:
50.
When securing concrete bell pipe in multiple complete tiers, all of the following are true except: