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.
By law, who is ultimately responsible for ensuring the safety and road-worthiness of a CMV?
2.
Which of these statements about using turn signals is true?
3.
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: 10,200, drives: 31,300, gross: 71,700

After fueling:

steer:11,000, drives: 31,500, gross: 72,700

4.
An anchor point is defined as:
5.
Proper fire prevention should include paying attention to all of these except:
6.
Drivers should be aware that convex mirrors will make reflections look:
7.
Implied consent means:
8.
For your safety, when setting out reflective triangles you should:
9.
When loaded cement pipe over 45 inches in diameter, which pipes should be blocked, wedged, or otherwise immobilized?
10.
Service brake stopping action should be tested at:
11.
To secure a cubic-shaped boulder, how many tiedowns are required, at minimum?
12.
All of the following are considered excessive speeding except:
13.
When securing concrete pipe with a diameter up to 45 inches loaded crosswise as a group, a crosswise tiedown should be used every how many feet?
14.
Touching or crossing over a boundary line during the driving exam is considered a(n):
15.
To prevent brake fade you should:
16.
When is it acceptable to use amphetamines to help you stay awake while driving?
17.
Which means of securement is prohibited when transporting coils with
the coil eye crosswise on the vehicle?
18.
The maximum distance from the rear allowed for attaching mechanisms used to secure roll-on/roll-off containers is:
19.
There are two types of jackknife, they are:
20.
What is the safe number to use in calculations for the weight of fuel?
21.
Who must complete a log?
22.
The object of the pre-trip inspection is:
23.
You are driving on a straight, level highway at 50 mph. There are no vehicles in front of you. Suddenly a tire blew out of your vehicle, what should you do first?
24.
You may hang up on a railroad track if:
25.
You are driving a heavy vehicle. You must exit a highway using an off-ramp that curves downhill. You should:
26.
In a pressurized cooling system, coolant level should be checked:
27.
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) means the following?
28.
Option #3 for a single metal coil with eyes lengthwise requires:
29.
Where should the ignition key be during the pre-trip inspection?
30.
Who is responsible for inspecting securing devices and cargo within the first 50 miles?
31.
The maximum allowable overall length for semitrailers is:
32.
Make sure that splash guards are properly fastened, and not:
33.
What are the two primary laws governing the placement of the tandems?
34.
Merging to the road is safest if you:
35.
Can state inspectors inspect your truck or bus?
36.
Containerized loads:
37.
What happens to tar on the road pavement during hot weather?
38.
Putting too much weight towards the rear may cause all of these except:
39.
Some causes of fuel fires include improper fueling, driver smoking, and:
40.
What is the minimum aggregate WLL for a group of concrete pipe weighing 16,000 lbs?
41.
Which of these lights cannot be checked at the same time?
42.
The maximum number of encroachments allowed on a particular exam exercise is:
43.
The value specified by the manufacturer as the loaded weight of a combination vehicle is?
44.
"You do not have a hazardous materials endorsement on your commercials driver’s license. You are asked to deliver hazardous materials in a placarded vehicle. You should:"
45.
Which of these is specifically prohibited when securing crushed or flattened vehicles?
46.
Indirect tiedowns create what direction of force?
47.
Some suggestions for reducing stress and aggressiveness while driving might include all of the following except:
48.
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?
49.
Specifically prohibited in the testing area are cellphones and:
50.
Shifting gears on most heavy vehicles using manual transmissions will require: