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.
Vehicle skids are often caused by:
2.
How do you correct a drive-wheel acceleration skid?
3.
You are checking your tires for a pre-trip inspection. Which of these statements is true?
4.
When driving vehicles with ABS, braking:
5.
Which of these is true about driving in a tunnel?
6.
When the hydraulic brakes fail while you are driving, the system will not build up pressure and the brake pedal will feel spongy or go to the floor. What should you do?
7.
Placing a phone call while driving:
8.
Some general signs that another driver may be distracted include which of the following:
9.
When securing an intermodal container on a chassis, what is the maximum allowable vertical travel when secured?
10.
When should drivers inspect their vehicles?
11.
When driving in cold weather your tire tread should:
12.
How many tiedowns are required for cargo that is prevented from forward movement?
13.
Which of these are requirements for securement systems?
14.
Snow and ice must be removed from the radiator because otherwise:
15.
What is the minimum Working Load Limit for the entire securement system?
16.
Which of these statements about drugs is true?
17.
The principal way of controlling speed on downgrades is:
18.
The distance that you should look ahead of your vehicle while driving amounts to about ___ miles at normal highway speed.
19.
When is it acceptable to use amphetamines to help you stay awake while driving?
20.
Space to the ____ your vehicle is most important to manage.
21.
What is the minimum securement requirement for paper rolls with eyes vertical with a width between 1.25 and 1.76 its diameter?
22.
Which of these statements about cargo loading is true?
23.
A combination of securing devices which form an assembly that attaches cargo to, or restrains cargo on, a vehicle or trailer, and is attached to anchor point(s) is a:
24.
What types of freight need to be secured properly?
25.
Which day on the example below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
26.
Which of these actions are NOT recommended for a left turn?
27.
A chain marked with a
4 is identified as what kind?
28.
Any activity that draws your attention to something other than the task of driving is considered:
29.
If you are forced to leave the road in an emergency, all of these are good guidelines except:
30.
You are driving a heavy vehicle with a manual transmission. You have to stop the vehicle on the shoulder while driving on an uphill grade. Which of these is a good rule to follow when putting it back in motion up the grade?
31.
What is the minimum requirement for securing roll-off and hook containers?
32.
Based on the following figures, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the steer axle?

Load rating of steer tires: 6,150 pounds

Percentage of fuel weight to steer axle: 85%

Steer axle weight limit in states you're travelling: 20,000 pounds

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,500, drives: 33,100, gross: 76,700

33.
A combined Tank vehicle & hazardous material endorsement will be designated with what letter on the CDL?
34.
Which statement is true?
35.
High beams should only be used at a distance of:
36.
Under the adverse driving conditions exception, how many additional hours can you drive?
37.
When using tiedowns for securing cargo, what is the general rule regarding cargo length.
38.
Which of the following are covered by the specific log securement requirements?
39.
Some common causes of vehicle fires are spilled fuel, improper fueling, under-inflated tires, and:
40.
Which of these is NOT a danger of a rough acceleration?
41.
An intermodal container is:
42.
When you are parked on the side of the road at night you must:
43.
A device placed on the exposed edge of an article to distribute tiedown forces over a larger area of cargo than the tiedown itself, to protect the tie-down and/or cargo from damage, and to allow the tiedown to slide freely when being tensioned is a:
44.
You should always turn on your emergency four-way flashers when you:
45.
A sign of a confused driver who may present a potential hazard is:
46.
During the vehicle inspection, checking of ___ will NOT prevent a fire.
47.
The narrowest end of a boulder should be pointed:
48.
What is the minimum number of tiedowns required through the eye of a metal coil loaded crosswise?
49.
Option #1 for securing coils transported with eyes lengthwise includes:
50.
When driving downhill, you should use the service brakes: