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 does HOS stand for?
2.
Why is it important to shift gears correctly?
3.
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?
4.
Which of the following can be used as part of the cargo securement system?
5.
As the blood alcohol concentration (BAC) goes up, what happens?
6.
After taking 10 consecutive hours off duty, a driver begins to work at 8:00 a.m. The driver may operate a commercial motor vehicle until what time?
7.
All lights and reflectors should be operating properly, clean, and:
8.
Which of these is true about tires and hot weather?
9.
When is it a good idea to use drugs to help you stay awake while driving?
10.
Instead of stopping in an emergency, what is many times the safer action?
11.
Overloading can have all of the following effects except:
12.
On which of the below logs did a violation occur?

Day 1



Day 2

13.
Retarders:
14.
All vehicles on all highways have a maximum allowable height of:
15.
Which of the statements about pre-trip inspection is true?
16.
Which of the following are not a primary factor affecting weight distribution across the axles?
17.
You are starting your vehicle in motion from a stop. As you apply power to the drive wheels, they start to spin. You should:
18.
Adding or burning off fuel will mainly change the amount of weight on which axles?
19.
What does emergency braking mean?
20.
All vehicles or drivers must carry:
21.
What is the maximum weight that can be secured by a tiedown with a marked WLL of 5,000 lbs?
22.
Circumstances that would make wheels and rims unsafe include the following except:
23.
How many violations have occurred on the below log?
24.
When loading bell pipe on one tier, all of the following apply except:
25.
Why did Congress enact the Bridge Formula in 1975?
26.
What are most front-wheel skids caused by:
27.
Which day on the example below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
28.
A placarded vehicle must have how many identical placards?
29.
Which of these should you NOT do in an emergency situation?
30.
.5g is equal to what?
31.
Which of the following vehicles will have the longest stopping distance?
32.
When banding paper rolls with eyes vertical, you should:
33.
Which of these statements about brakes is true?
34.
The maximum number of pull-ups allowed during the driving exam before failure is:
35.
Empty trucks:
36.
In the following picture, what are axles 2 and 3 commonly referred to as?

37.
Which statement about EOBR's is true?
38.
Which of these is not a type of retarder?
39.
What should you do while turning?
40.
Cargo that isn't prevented from forward movement, and is 4 feet long and weighs 1,500 lbs requires a minimum of how many tiedowns?
41.
Which of these is the proper signal to change lane?
42.
What is a headboard?
43.
What does emergency braking mean?
44.
All of these are requirements for securing longwood lengthwise except:
45.
Using the following numbers for your calculations, how much weight will come off your drive axles?

Miles per gallon: 6

Miles travelled: 360

Percentage of fuel weight on drive axles: 30%
46.
Low-beam headlights generally light to a distance of:
47.
How much space in front of you is needed while driving on a highway?
48.
Which day below contains a 30 minute break violation?
Day 1

Day 2
49.
Which of these is NOT a good rule to follow when caring for injured persons at an accident scene?
50.
Most good drivers will look ahead: