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.
What are the Federal standards for the gross vehicle weight of a 5 axle commercial vehicle?
2.
What is the minimum weight of a shipment of paper rolls that would require specific securement requirements?
3.
All of the following are requirements for dividing vehicles over 33ft except:
4.
Why Do HOS Regulations Exist?
5.
Applying the brakes repeatedly on a downgrade to reduce speed 5 mph below your target is called:
6.
As a way to maximize all time available, you should always do the following:
7.
High friction securement devices include:
8.
When securing a load of lengthwise longwood logs weighing 42,500 lbs, what is the minimum aggregate WLL required for tiedowns? (rounded up to nearest lb)
9.
When coming down a long, steep downgrade, what should be your primary method of controlling your speed?
10.
A left-hand turn should end:
11.
To avoid driving when tired, if at all possible you should schedule your trips:
12.
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?
13.
You receive a scale ticket and your drive axles are 31,700 and your trailer tandems are 35,100. Based upon a trailer with 6 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?
14.
All vehicles or drivers must carry:
15.
Drivers are generally only allowed to use cell phones or text in all of the following situations except:
16.
A chock is defined as:
17.
What will be the ultimate limitation that prevents you from putting the trailer tandems as far to the rear of the trailer as possible?
18.
Backing into a space that is to the right rear of your vehicle is referred to as:
19.
When making a right turn, all of the following are good technical practices except:
20.
A placarded vehicle must have how many identical placards?
21.
When activated, retarders apply braking power when:
22.
An example of reckless driving is:
23.
When calculating directional forces, 'g' is expressed as:
24.
What is the total WLL of two 20mm nylon ropes and one 5/8-inch wire rope?
25.
What is the cargo's center of gravity?
26.
Drivers must have a CDL to legally drive:
27.
What is the only acceptable cure for driver fatigue?
28.
After turning and getting up to speed:
29.
How many anchor points should be used to secure an intermodal container on a chassis vehicle?
30.
A DUI conviction for a CDL-holder will result in disqualification for a minimum of:
31.
Which statement below accurately describes the 11 hour driving limit?
32.
Minimum tread depth on every groove on all tires must be at least:
33.
When driving with ABS, remember:
34.
When a tiedown is attached directly to the cargo, what is the ideal angle where it attached to the vehicle?
35.
If you hear on the radio that there is a major snowstorm forecast along your route, will you qualify for the Adverse Driving Conditions Exception?
36.
What does BAC stand for?
37.
What is the minimum WLL used to block forward movement of cargo weighing 36,500 lbs?
38.
All of the following are true of alcohol except:
39.
A major safety concern of a broken or faulty exhaust system is:
40.
What is the presumed resistance to horizontal movement of friction mats?
41.
A driver will generally be required to have a DOT medical card in order to drive which of the following:
42.
What is the minimum number of tie-downs to be used on flatbed cargo?
43.
Which day below contains a 30 minute break violation?
Day 1

Day 2
44.
Most good drivers will look ahead:
45.
Blocking is used to:
46.
When securing concrete pipe up to 45 inches loaded crosswise, tiedowns through the pipe must be:
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.
How many days worth of logbook entries must you have available to show during an inspection?
50.
What violations occurred on the below example?