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.
When is the driver responsible for inspecting cargo and securing devices?
2.
If you are stopped at a roadside rest area and found to have a BAC (Blood Alcohol Concentration) of 0.02 you will:
3.
When the roads are slippery, you should:
4.
What time does a 14 hour rule violation occur?
5.
Why is it important to shift gears correctly?
6.
Which of these statements is true?
7.
When securing an intermodal container on a chassis, what is the maximum allowable vertical travel when secured?
8.
The maximum safe weight that a tire can carry is:
9.
A stack of shortwood loaded lengthwise can be secured with one tiedown if:
10.
Which of these is correct about emergency or evasive action?
11.
What keeps an engine cool in hot weather driving?
12.
A tank vehicle endorsement is required to drive tank vehicles with a combined capacity of:
13.
California allows 20,000 pounds maximum on the steer axle. The tread width of your tires is 11 inches, and the load rating on your steer tires is 7000 pounds. How much weight can you carry on your steer axle in California?
14.
Which of these are requirements for securement systems?
15.
How many tiedowns are required for cargo that is prevented from forward movement?
16.
All of the following are considered excessive speeding except:
17.
Ideally, where would you like the cargo's center of gravity located?
18.
When shifting you should do all of the following except:
19.
Which of these statements about downshifting is true?
20.
Who enforces HOS regulations?
21.
Which of these do not provide extra gears on some trucks?
22.
Which of the following require an additional CDL endorsement to drive?
23.
Good general shifting techniques for going down a long downgrade include:
24.
Timber used for dunnage must be all of the following except:
25.
What is the main factor that will limit how far back you can slide your tandems?
26.
.5g is equal to what?
27.
"Fully Contained" means:
28.
What three distances build up the total stopping distance of your truck or bus?
29.
If you increase your speed from 20 to 60 mph (original speed times 3), how much more braking distance is required at 60 mph than at 20 mph?
30.
A traffic emergency requires you to escape to the shoulder or roadside. If possible, slow down to ____ mph before using your brakes.
31.
Which statement about EOBR's is true?
32.
When vehicles towing trailers go into a drive-wheel skid, the trailer can push the towing vehicle sideways, causing a:
33.
You must stop on a hill or curve on a two-lane-two-way road. How far should you place reflective triangles?
34.
When your vehicle is out of gear for more than its length, it will be scored as:
35.
What day and time did a violation occur in the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
36.
During the Stop/Start maneuver, when stopped, your vehicle:
37.
To correct a drive wheel braking skid, you should:
38.
Which of these items is NOT checked for a pre-trip inspection?
39.
The distance that you should look ahead of your vehicle while driving is about __ at low speed.
40.
Water should never be used to put out a gasoline fire, and also what other kind of fire?
41.
What is aggregate working load limit?
42.
A good inspection habit is for the driver to re-inspect the cargo:
43.
Some causes of fuel fires include improper fueling, driver smoking, and:
44.
Using the following numbers for your calculations, how much weight will come off your drive axles?

Miles per gallon: 6

Miles travelled: 360

Percentage of fuel weight on drive axles: 30%
45.
Which statement below is false?
46.
If a straight vehicle (not trailer or articulation) goes into front-wheel skid, it will:
47.
To avoid being blinded by glare when driving at night, drivers should:
48.
The narrowest end of a boulder should be pointed:
49.
If you are able to exert 200 pounds of force against an object but you are only exerting 50 pounds of force to do so, what method are you applying to make this happen?
50.
What is a rub rail?