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.
The most important thing you can do when dealing with an aggressive driver is:
2.
When is the driver responsible for inspecting cargo and securing devices?
3.
What is the minimum WLL of each tiedown used to secure crushed or flattened vehicles?
4.
When securing concrete pipe over 45 inches loaded crosswise, which direction must the tiedowns on the rear half of the load run?
5.
Special permits will be required for loads that are:
6.
How many days are you required to keep your completed logs?
7.
Some general signs that another driver may be distracted include which of the following:
8.
When driving in very hot weather, it is critically important to carefully inspect:
9.
You should be prepared to the examiner:
10.
All of the following are exempt from needing a CDL except:
11.
What is the minimum weight of a load of metal coils that requires specific securement practices?
12.
Which of these are requirements for securement systems?
13.
The Aggregate Working Load Limit should, at minimum, be:
14.
When you sight-side back your vehicle into an alley stopping as close as possible to the rear of the alley it is called:
15.
A container chassis vehicle is defined as:
16.
The maximum number of "looks" allowed during the driving exam is:
17.
Load securement for cargo weighing 29,650 lbs must be able to withstand upward force of how many lbs?
18.
Three serious traffic violations in a 3-year period will result in a CDL disqualification of:
19.
What happens if you spend 8 hours in the sleeper berth?
20.
If you are driving while sleepy, the safest remedy is:
21.
When securing paper rolls with eyes horizontal, which of the following should be used to secure the rear-most roll?
22.
Any operator who refuses to submit to drug or alcohol testing, or who tests in excess of the legal limits, will be disqualified for a minimum of:
23.
Impaired drivers who present potential hazards may tend to:
24.
A school bus endorsement is required in order to transport:
25.
Drivers are generally only allowed to use cell phones or text in all of the following situations except:
26.
What is the minimum securement requirement for paper rolls with eyes vertical with a width between 1.25 and 1.76 its diameter?
27.
What will be the ultimate limitation that prevents you from putting the trailer tandems as far to the rear of the trailer as possible?
28.
Using the following numbers for your calculations, how much weight will come off your steer axle?


Miles per gallon: 7
Miles travelled: 280
Percenatage of fuel weight on steer axle: 80%
29.
When stopping behind another vehicle, a safe gap to leave is one that:
30.
Any activity that draws your attention to something other than the task of driving is considered:
31.
What are the two most common tandem slider rail hole spacings, and roughly how much weight is transferred per hole?
32.
When activated, retarders apply braking power when:
33.
When turning quickly in an emergency, which of the following applies:
34.
A chock is generally used to secure:
35.
Ways that drinking alcohol can affect the brain include:
36.
In order to perform the in-cab and gauge inspection, which of the following must be done?
37.
When you see a pedestrian or bicyclist along the road you should:
38.
When using tiedowns for securing cargo, what is the general rule regarding cargo length.
39.
A 'hook-lift container' is:
40.
Some common causes of vehicle fires are spilled fuel, improper fueling, under-inflated tires, and:
41.
What hours must your logbook show?
42.
When parked on the side of a two-lane road carrying traffic in both directions, place warning devices:
43.
An intermodal container is:
44.
Given that general cargo securement requires a WLL of at least 50% of cargo weight, how many 11mm wire rope tiedowns would be required for a load of 26,000 lbs?
45.
What violation occurs in the example below?
Day 1
46.
When securing a single metal coil with eyes vertical:
47.
Among other hazards, drivers should be on the lookout for slow or confused drivers, children, accidents, and:
48.
Which of the following will alter the gross vehicle weight?
49.
When driving downhill, you should use the service brakes:
50.
A bulkhead is used: