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 must drive through deep or flowing water, you should not:
2.
You are checking your tires for a pre-trip inspection. Which of these statements is true?
3.
Which of these statements about stopping distance and speed is true?
4.
Which of these statements about alcohol is NOT true?
5.
What is the aggregate WLL of two indirect tiedowns with a WLL of 5,000 lbs, and one tiedown with a WLL of 6,000 lbs?
6.
In case of a fire, you should pull off the road and do all of the following except:
7.
The BAC (Blood Alcohol Concentration) for commercial drivers to be considered intoxicated when driving a commercial vehicle is:
8.
How many days are you required to keep your completed logs?
9.
When making a left turn, you should do which of the following?
10.
Whenever you double your speed, your vehicle has about how many times of destructive power if it crashes?
11.
A hook-lift container is:
12.
Which day below contains at least 1 violation?
Day 1

Day 2
13.
On what day and time does an 11 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2
14.
Cargo with a high center of gravity:
15.
Overloading can have all of the following effects except:
16.
In cargo securement, a 'well' is defined as:
17.
If your vehicle catches fire while you are driving, you should:
18.
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: 80%

Steer axle weight limit in states you're travelling: 20,000 pounds

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,450, drives: 33,100, gross: 76,700

19.
When driving at night, you should:
20.
To avoid driving when tired, if at all possible you should schedule your trips:
21.
The responsibility for repairing items noted on the pre-trip report that affect safety belongs to:
22.
Space to the ____ your vehicle is most important to manage.
23.
Impaired drivers who present potential hazards may tend to:
24.
You must keep the papers about hauling hazardous materials:
25.
Who must complete a log?
26.
Gross combination weight (GCW) is:
27.
What violations occurred in this example?
Day 1

Day 2
28.
Which of the following vehicles will have the longest stopping distance?
29.
'Blocking' is defined as:
30.
Empty trucks:
31.
If a CDL-holder's privilege to drive non-CMV's is revoked or suspended more than once for alcohol, felony, or controlled substance violations, the CDL will be disqualified for:
32.
Which statement is true?
33.
When going down a long steep downgrade you should always:
34.
What is the minimum aggregate WLL of all tiedowns in a group of concrete pipe?
35.
"Brake fade" is:
36.
When using tiedowns for securing cargo, what is the general rule regarding cargo length.
37.
When securing metal coils, it is acceptable to use nailed blocking or cleats as the sole means to secure:
38.
Is the following example within legal HOS limits?

- A trucker starts driving at 12:00pm
- At 5pm the driver takes a 1 hour break
- At 6pm the driver begins driving again
- At 11:30pm, the driver shuts down and goes off duty for 10 consecutive hours
39.
If you have used up all of your 14 hour on duty time, how many hours would you regain after an 8 hour break in the sleeper berth?
40.
Sharp pavement drop-offs:
41.
Some of the serious driving errors that can be caused by alcohol include:
42.
Specific hazards to watch for when traveling through work zones include:
43.
When starting down a hill, instead of using the foot brakes to control speed:
44.
Your trailer has a 6 inch hole spacing in the tandem slider rail and your trailer tandems are 900 pounds overweight. What is the minimum number of holes you will have to slide the tandems to get the tandems within legal limits?
45.
Which of these is specifically prohibited when securing crushed or flattened vehicles?
46.
When securing concrete pipe over 45 inches loaded crosswise, which direction must the tiedowns on the front half of the load run?
47.
Improperly loaded or secured cargo:
48.
Oil, coolant, charging circuit warning lights should go out:
49.
What kind of extinguisher would you use to fight an electrical fire?
50.
Submitting fingerprints for a background check will be required for drivers applying for: