Free Arkansas CDL General Knowledge Practice Test 2022

You are looking for actual Arkansas CDL practice tests for your coming CDL test? So you have come to the right place. Our AR General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the Arkansas CDL manual. Our test covers most of the subject areas on the Arkansas 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 practice test an unlimited number of times to make sure you learn all the questions. Our CDL practice test pack will refine your driving knowledge so you can earn your CDL and start driving on the roads. Let’s take our practice test now!

Our CDL practice tests:
Based on 2022 AR commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
AR CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
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: 10,800 pounds
drive axles: 34,700 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
2.
One can recognize hazardous materials by looking on the container:
3.
When a driver stops and reverses direction to get a better position during the driving exam, it is considered a(n):
4.
"According to the driver’s manual, why should you limit the use of your horn?"
5.
Which of these statements about cold weather driving is true?
6.
What should you do before driving in mountains?
7.
Which of these statements about certain types of cargo is true?
8.
Backing of the commercial vehicle is:
9.
You are checking your steering and exhaust system in a pre-trip inspection. Which of these problems, if found, should be fixed before the vehicle is driven?
10.
Securing cargo on a flatbed trailer is typically done using:
11.
As a way to maximize all time available, you should always do the following:
12.
You are driving a vehicle that could be driven safely at 55 mph on an open road. But traffic is heavy and other vehicles drive at the speed of 35 mph, though the speed limit is 55 mph. The safest speed for your vehicle is more likely to be:
13.
Retreaded, recapped, or regrooved tires are allowed on the front wheels of a bus when?
14.
Vehicles exempt from Certificate of Safety inspection requirements include:
15.
When a coolant container is part of a pressurized system which of these is true?
16.
What is a 34 hour restart?
17.
Besides prescription drugs verified by a doctor as safe for driving, what other drugs are acceptable while driving?
18.
What is the minimum weight of a load of metal coils that requires specific securement practices?
19.
The distance the truck will travel between noticing a hazard and hitting the brakes is:
20.
Which statement below is true?
21.
What is the minimum Working Load Limit for the entire securement system?
22.
What are the four basic weight limits?
23.
Which means of securement is prohibited when transporting coils with
the coil eye crosswise on the vehicle?
24.
When securing building materials, how many knots are acceptable in the tiedown(s)?
25.
The maximum number of "looks" allowed during the driving exam is:
26.
The 14 hour limit can be extended by:
27.
Adding or burning off fuel will mainly change the amount of weight on which axles?
28.
Load securement for cargo weighing 29,650 lbs must be able to withstand upward force of how many lbs?
29.
Requirements for securing a non-cubic shaped boulder with a stable base include all of the following except:
30.
When driving through the work zone you should:
31.
What will be the ultimate limitation that prevents you from putting the trailer tandems as far to the rear of the trailer as possible?
32.
In cargo securement, the deck is:
33.
Steering wheel play should not be more than:
34.
The engine brake effect is greater when the engine is _____ governed RPM and the transmission is on a _____ gear.
35.
An example of reckless driving is:
36.
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?
37.
In a pressurized cooling system, coolant level should be checked:
38.
After turning and getting up to speed:
39.
You should use your horn when:
40.
Which statement below accurately describes the 11 hour driving limit?
41.
The basic control skills exam allows for a maximum of how many points scored?
42.
Containerized loads:
43.
Which of the statements about backing a heavy vehicle is NOT true?
44.
If you were instructed to 'tarp' a load, what would you be using?
45.
All of the following are true of alcohol except:
46.
A sign of a confused driver who may present a potential hazard is:
47.
Which of the statements about an inspection of the suspension components is true?
48.
How long does it typically take a tractor-trailer to cross a single set of railroad tracks?
49.
Sliding your 5th wheel will redistribute the weight mainly between which two sets of axles?
50.
When securing concrete pipe up to 45 inches loaded crosswise, tiedowns through the pipe must be: