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.
On what day and time does a 14 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2
2.
All of the following are requirements for dividing vehicles over 33ft except:
3.
Hazmat placards are what shape?
4.
You weigh the truck immediately before and after fueling. Based on the following, determine what percentage of the weight goes to each set of axles:

Before fueling:

steer: 10,200, drives: 31,300, gross: 71,700

After fueling:

steer:11,000, drives: 31,500, gross: 72,700

5.
All lights and reflectors should be operating properly, clean, and:
6.
On an accident scene, if a qualified helper is present you should:
7.
Which of the following is not a method of securing side-by-side cargo?
8.
Option #3 for securing metal coils transported with eyes lengthwise includes all of the following except:
9.
On which of the below logs did a violation occur?

Day 1



Day 2

10.
How many tiedowns are required on a stack of shortwood loaded crosswise?
11.
When securing concrete pipe with a diameter up to 45 inches loaded crosswise as a group, a crosswise tiedown should be used every how many feet?
12.
Why should drivers always be looking for hazards?
13.
All of the following are lighting requirements for combination vehicles longer than 20 feet or wider than 80 inches except:
14.
When securing metal coils with eyes vertical, the angle between tiedown and deck, if possible, should be:
15.
All of the following are key parts of the steering system except:
16.
You receive a scale ticket and your drive axles are 35,700 and your trailer tandems are 30,600. Based upon a trailer with 4 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?
17.
To help slow the vehicle to reduce the need for using the service brakes, some vehicles are equipped with:
18.
Which of the following is considered on duty time
19.
A hazmat endorsement will be denied or canceled if:
20.
What is the maximum allowable weight on a 5-axle combination vehicle?
21.
How many violations occur on the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
22.
While exiting the vehicle for a 'look', how many points of contact must you keep with the vehicle at all times?
23.
As part of the log packing requirements:
24.
A sided vehicle containing cargo weighing 35,980 lbs must be able to withstand a rearward force of at least:
25.
What is the minimum securement requirement for paper rolls with eyes vertical with a width between 1.25 and 1.76 its diameter?
26.
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.?
27.
Drivers who have trouble sleeping at night, fall asleep at odd times, or snore loudly, gasp, and choke in their sleep should:
28.
Specific securement methods are required for boulders that:
29.
In addition to preventing engine freezing, proper coolant levels help:
30.
Any activity that draws your attention to something other than the task of driving is considered:
31.
What is a cab shield?
32.
What is the minimum requirement for securing roll-off and hook containers?
33.
Based on the following figures, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the drive axles?

Percentage of fuel weight to drive axles: 30%

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,275, drives: 33,750, gross: 77,220

34.
Combination vehicles must display license plates:
35.
A DUI conviction for a CDL-holder will result in disqualification for a minimum of:
36.
Requirements for securing heavy vehicles, equipment, and machinery apply at what weight?
37.
When driving with ABS, remember:
38.
Putting too much weight towards the rear may cause all of these except:
39.
When stopping before a turn, do all of the following except:
40.
HOS regulations were designed to do all of the following except:
41.
What violation occurs in the example below?
Day 1
42.
A driver will generally be required to have a DOT medical card in order to drive which of the following:
43.
The maximum number of encroachments allowed on a particular exam exercise is:
44.
What violation has occurred at 8:00 a.m. on Day 2?
Day 1

Day 2
45.
You receive a scale ticket and your drive axles are 35,400 and your trailer tandems are 31,100. Based upon the two most common tandem slider rail hole spacings, what is the minimum number of holes you would have to slide the tandems to get the weight legal, and in which direction?
46.
Some suggestions for reducing stress and aggressiveness while driving might include all of the following except:
47.
Option #1 for securing coils transported with eyes lengthwise includes:
48.
As part of their pre-trip cargo securement inspection, drivers should:
49.
Among other hazards, drivers should be on the lookout for slow or confused drivers, children, accidents, and:
50.
On combination vehicles longer than 20 feet or wider than 80 inches, amber or yellow reflectors must be installed: