Free Connecticut CDL General Knowledge Practice Test 2022

You are looking for actual practice for your coming CDL test? So you have come to the right place. Our CT General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the CT CDL manual. Our test covers most of the subject areas on the Connecticut 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 Connecticut CDL Practice test an unlimited number of times to make sure you learn all the questions. Our practice test will refine your driving knowledge so you can earn your CDL and start driving on the roads. Let’s get ready to take our CDL practice test now!

Our CDL practice tests:
Based on 2022 CT commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
CT CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
What violation occurs on the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
2.
All of the following are requirements for dividing vehicles over 33ft except:
3.
The North American Cargo Securement Standard cover vehicles weighing:
4.
When making a left turn, you should do which of the following?
5.
A hook-lift container is:
6.
A row of metal coils loaded with eyes lengthwise requires how many direct tiedowns over each side-by-side row or coil?
7.
Vehicles exempt from Certificate of Safety inspection requirements include:
8.
When loading and securing a boulder, it should be:
9.
How current must your logbook be?
10.
A single metal coil with eye vertical weighing 6,350 lbs requires tiedowns with a minimum aggregate WLL of:
11.
Snow and ice must be removed from the radiator because otherwise:
12.
When securing rows of coils, requirements include all of the following except:
13.
What is a rub rail?
14.
Another name for 'skid', a platform or tray on which cargo is placed so that it can be handled as an article.
15.
What is the Aggregate WLL of the securement system for a load secured with 7 tiedowns: 3 rated at WLL of 4,000 lbs, 2 at 6,500, and 1 at 8,000?
16.
What does EOBR stand for?
17.
Banding is:
18.
In cargo securement, bracing is:
19.
A securement system must be capable of resisting how much lateral (side-to-side) force, at minimum?
20.
In case of brake failure, methods of stopping the vehicle include escaping into an open field, side street, or ramp, and:
21.
EOBR's are required to automatically record which of the following?
22.
In cargo securement, the deck is:
23.
A load weighing 41,500 lbs requires securement against rearward force of:
24.
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

25.
A combination of securing devices which form an assembly that attaches cargo to, or restrains cargo on, a vehicle or trailer, and is attached to anchor point(s) is a:
26.
Gross combination weight (GCW) is:
27.
In addition to preventing engine freezing, proper coolant levels help:
28.
When confronted with an aggressive driver, you should do all of the following except:
29.
When calculating directional forces, 'g' is expressed as:
30.
What is the total WLL of two 20mm nylon ropes and one 5/8-inch wire rope?
31.
A minimum disqualification of 12 months will result for any driver who:
32.
If you slide the 5th wheel toward the nose of the tractor, what will be the effect?
33.
Which of the following has the greatest affect on the gross vehicle weight?
34.
A DUI conviction for a CDL-holder will result in disqualification for a minimum of:
35.
Which statement below accurately describes the 11 hour driving limit?
36.
Methods of securing building materials against forward motion include:
37.
All of the following are concerns for driving on offramps or onramps except:
38.
If you lose pressure in hydraulic brakes, you can:
39.
When securing building materials, how many tiedowns are required for top tier bundles longer than 5 ft?
40.
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: 11,450, drives: 33,100, gross: 76,700

After fueling:

steer:11,850, drives: 33,300, gross: 77,300

41.
The condition of all in-cab controls should be checked for:
42.
Specific hazards to watch for when traveling through work zones include:
43.
It is safe to remove the radiator cap or any other part of the pressurized system:
44.
How long does it typically take a tractor-trailer to cross a single set of railroad tracks?
45.
The term 'edge protector' refers to:
46.
Which log below contains at least one violation?
Day 1

Day 2
47.
What is a rub rail?
48.
On combination vehicles longer than 20 feet or wider than 80 inches, amber or yellow reflectors must be installed:
49.
When securing paper rolls with eyes crosswise, which of the following can be used to prevent side-to-side shifting when there is more than 8 inches of space to the wall?
50.
The maximum number of allowable looks and/or pull-ups on any particular exam exercise is: