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.
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.
When using the brakes on a steep downgrade, which of the following applies?
4.
How do you stop a front-wheel skid?
5.
Perception distance is the distance your vehicle travels from the time:
6.
What should be true about other drivers:
7.
When starting a bus on a level surface with good traction there is often no need for:
8.
At what time does a violation occur on this log?
9.
Which of these is not a brake check you normally do during your walk-around inspection?
10.
High friction securement devices include:
11.
When you encounter a driver that appears to be distracted, you should:
12.
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)
13.
In cargo securement, what is a 'cleat' defined as?
14.
Which of these is true about hazardous materials:
15.
What is the Federal Standard for maximum weight on a tandem axle vehicle?
16.
A bulkhead is defined as:
17.
Overweight, oversized loads:
18.
While driving, ice builds up on your wipers and they no longer clean the windshield. You should:
19.
A cleat is a short piece of wood used:
20.
The maximum distance from the rear allowed for attaching mechanisms used to secure roll-on/roll-off containers is:
21.
If you cannot see the driver of a vehicle, then:
22.
When making a right turn, all of the following are good technical practices except:
23.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2
24.
Your brakes can get wet when driving through heavy rain. What can happen if the brakes are applied?
25.
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: 11,100, drives: 32,600, gross: 71,400

After fueling:

steer:11,850, drives: 32,850, gross: 72,400

26.
When stopping behind another vehicle, a safe gap to leave is one that:
27.
Which of these could be considered off duty time?
28.
Which of these statements about rear drive wheel braking skid is true?
29.
Controlled braking is:
30.
Which vehicle will have the most difficulty staying in its lane during strong wind?
31.
A friction mat is used to:
32.
The maximum number of pull-ups allowed during the driving exam before failure is:
33.
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

34.
A combined Tank vehicle & hazardous material endorsement will be designated with what letter on the CDL?
35.
A key principle to remember about loading cargo is to keep the load:
36.
In case of a fire in the cargo area of a van or box trailer, you should:
37.
When securing heavy vehicles, what is the minimum WLL of each tiedown?
38.
If you must drive in fog, some considerations include which of the following:
39.
Any CDL holder found to operating a CMV with ANY alcohol in his/her system will be placed out-of-service for a minimum of:
40.
You are required to inspect your truck within how many miles after beginning the trip?
41.
To avoid an accident you moved to the shoulder. The shoulder is clear, you should:
42.
To help stay alert while driving, when should you take breaks?
43.
Minimum tread depth on every groove on all tires must be at least:
44.
When you are parked on the side of the road at night you must:
45.
You should stop driving:
46.
Convex (curved) mirrors:
47.
The condition of all in-cab controls should be checked for:
48.
You should try to avoid driving in fog:
49.
According to the general rule, for how much space should you leave in front of your vehicle at speeds below 40 mph?
50.
When securing paper rolls with eyes vertical in a sided vehicle all of the following are acceptable except: