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.
Which statement is true?
2.
Weight transmitted to the ground by one axle or one set of axles called:
3.
At what time does a violation occur on this log?
4.
The maximum safe weight that a tire can carry is:
5.
A stack of shortwood loaded lengthwise can be secured with one tiedown if:
6.
To stop a drive-wheel skid, you should:
7.
Escape ramps on downgrades:
8.
Proper fire prevention should include paying attention to all of these except:
9.
When loaded cement pipe over 45 inches in diameter, which pipes should be blocked, wedged, or otherwise immobilized?
10.
What is the Federal Standard for maximum weight on a tandem axle vehicle?
11.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2

12.
In cargo securement, a wedge is defined as:
13.
Service brake stopping action should be tested at:
14.
To secure a cubic-shaped boulder, how many tiedowns are required, at minimum?
15.
How many on duty hours are remaining after the following has been logged (use a scratch sheet of paper if you need to):
- On duty/not driving: 3 hours
- Driving: 4 hours
- Sleeper berth: 8 hours
- Driving: 7 hours
- Off duty: 2 hours
16.
Touching or crossing over a boundary line during the driving exam is considered a(n):
17.
When is it acceptable to use amphetamines to help you stay awake while driving?
18.
Which means of securement is prohibited when transporting coils with
the coil eye crosswise on the vehicle?
19.
For safer night time driving, windshields and mirrors should be:
20.
When shifting you should do all of the following except:
21.
What is the safe number to use in calculations for the weight of fuel?
22.
Which of the following headlight issues can be hazardous?
23.
What is a reusable, transportable enclosure that is especially designed with integral locking devices that secure it to a container chassis trailer to facilitate the efficient and bulk shipping and transfer of goods by, or between various modes of transport, such as highway, rail, sea, and air.?
24.
Rust around wheel nuts may indicate what?
25.
Who must complete a log?
26.
The object of the pre-trip inspection is:
27.
When loading paper rolls with eyes horizontal, which of the following is not a requirement for stacking a second layer?
28.
Option #3 for a single metal coil with eyes lengthwise requires:
29.
In case of a fire in the cargo area of a van or box trailer, you should:
30.
All of the following are classified as "a drink" and contain the same amount of alcohol except:
31.
A tractor trailer traveling 55 mph will travel how far between when the brain perceives a hazard and stopping?
32.
High beams should only be used at a distance of:
33.
When securing heavy vehicles, what is the minimum WLL of each tiedown?
34.
What does GCWR stand for?
35.
In Oregon, the maximum weight on the steer axle is listed as 600 pounds per inch of tire tread width up to 20,000 pounds. Your steer tires have a load rating of 6,150 pounds each and are 10 inches wide. What is the maximum legal weight your steer axle can carry in Oregon?
36.
When securing metal coils, it is acceptable to use nailed blocking or cleats as the sole means to secure:
37.
Vehicles should be equipped with all of the following emergency equipment except:
38.
If you were instructed to 'tarp' a load, what would you be using?
39.
Putting too much weight towards the rear may cause all of these except:
40.
What is the minimum WLL used to block forward movement of cargo weighing 36,500 lbs?
41.
When entering and exiting an expressway, and also generally any time you drive, you should:
42.
Some causes of fuel fires include improper fueling, driver smoking, and:
43.
When stopping before a turn, do all of the following except:
44.
To avoid being blinded by glare when driving at night, drivers should:
45.
What is the minimum number of tiedowns required through the eye of a metal coil loaded crosswise?
46.
If you are able to exert 200 pounds of force against an object but you are only exerting 50 pounds of force to do so, what method are you applying to make this happen?
47.
Specifically prohibited in the testing area are cellphones and:
48.
The pre-trip inspection should generally include how many steps?
49.
How many days worth of logbook entries must you have available to show during an inspection?
50.
Shifting gears on most heavy vehicles using manual transmissions will require: