# Free Arkansas CDL General Knowledge Practice Test 2023

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 2021 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 it necessary to learn how a fire extinguisher works?
2.
Define 'bolster':
3.
Which statement below is false?
4.
Tourists may be hazardous because?
5.
Which of these is true about driving in a tunnel?
6.
You are driving in an area with few streetlights, if you cannot see well with your headlights, which of the actions may help:
7.
"The driver’s manual suggests several things to do when you pass a vehicle. Which of these is NOT one of them?"
8.
Which violation occurs on the below example?
9.
If your brakes fail on a downgrade, you must first:
10.
What is a cab shield?
11.
Making sure that the cargo is not overweight is the responsibility of:
12.
When driving in cold weather your tire tread should:
13.
To secure a cubic-shaped boulder, how many tiedowns are required, at minimum?
14.
Why is damage to the exhaust system a danger?
15.
The bridge formula _____.
16.
A car suddenly cuts in front of you, creating a hazard. Which of these actions should you NOT take?
17.
What is the 8 day / 70 hour on duty limit?
18.
Banding is:
19.
To secure paper rolls with eyes horizontally against rearward movement, you can use which of the following EXCEPT:
20.
What is the Federal standard for the weight limit on a single axle?
21.
Why did Congress enact the Bridge Formula in 1975?
22.
Which of the following is NOT a requirement for shortwood loaded lengthwise?
23.
You are driving a 40-foot vehicle at 55 mph. The road is dry, and visibility is good. What is the least amount of space that you need to have in front of your vehicle?
24.
Communication means:
25.
When activated, retarders apply braking power when:
26.
Why does vehicle speed naturally increase on a downgrade?
27.
If you are not sure what to use to put out a hazardous material fire you should:
28.
When you are starting to move up a hill from a stop:
29.
An anchor point is defined as:
30.
When you are passing a vehicle, pedestrian, or bicycle you should assume that:
31.
Ways that drinking alcohol can affect the brain include:
32.
What is the WLL of a 1/2-inch Grade 70 tiedown?
33.
Merging to the road is safest if you:
34.
Working Load Limit (WLL) is defined as:
35.
Which of these statements about vehicle fire is true?
36.
To determine blood alcohol concentration level for a person, it is necessary to know:
37.
What is the correct method of determining what percentage of fuel is distributed between the steer axle and the drive axles?
38.
What does emergency braking mean?
39.
Which of the following is considered off duty time?
40.
When checking the general condition of the vehicle, which of the following should be specifically addressed?
41.
What does BAC stand for?
42.
All of the following are concerns for driving on offramps or onramps EXCEPT:
43.
A container chassis vehicle, by definition, is:
44.
What is the minimum aggregate WLL for a group of concrete pipe weighing 16,000 lbs?
45.
How much space in front of you is needed while driving on a highway?
46.
When securing a single metal coil with eyes vertical:
47.
Working Load Limit (WLL)is defined as:
48.
Most good drivers will look ahead:
49.
Which of the following will alter the gross vehicle weight?
50.
If you're able to arrive early for a delivery, you should: