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.
Securing cargo on a flatbed trailer is typically done using:
2.
When using stab braking, all of the following are steps except
3.
Who is responsible for ensuring that the vehicles, anchor points and other securement components are in good working order?
4.
ABS malfunction lights will be what color?
5.
In cargo securement, what is a 'cleat' defined as?
6.
When coming down a long, steep downgrade, what should be your primary method of controlling your speed?
7.
Besides prescription drugs verified by a doctor as safe for driving, what other drugs are acceptable while driving?
8.
All of the following are requirements for transporting coils with eyes crosswise except:
9.
How many knots are acceptable in a properly working tiedown?
10.
If you jam on the brakes and the wheels lock up and skid:
11.
When securing rolls of paper with eyes vertical, how many points of contact are required to consider a roll secure?
12.
When securing building materials, spacer requirements include all of the following except:
13.
California allows 20,000 pounds maximum on the steer axle. The tread width of your tires is 11 inches, and the load rating on your steer tires is 7000 pounds. How much weight can you carry on your steer axle in California?
14.
A left-hand turn should end:
15.
The principal way of controlling speed on downgrades is:
16.
When securing metal coils with eyes vertical, the angle between tiedown and deck, if possible, should be:
17.
After an accident, you should only move a severely injured person:
18.
What are the four basic weight limits?
19.
What is the minimum amount of rearward force that a cargo securement system must withstand?
20.
A device placed between the deck of a vehicle and car or between articles of cargo, intended to provide greater friction than exists naturally between these surfaces is:
21.
When securing concrete pipe with a diameter of more than 45 inches loaded crosswise, how many tiedowns are required through each pipe at minimum?
22.
What is the minimum WLL required of tiedowns securing loaded intermodal containers on non-chassis vehicles?
23.
A dunnage bag is:
24.
What is the minimum angle that indirect tiedowns must form with the vehicle?
25.
What is the Federal standard for the weight limit on a single axle?
26.
Every time you pull off the expressway to take a break, you use about how much time off your 11-hour driving limit?
27.
What is the main factor that will limit how far back you can slide your tandems?
28.
What is a cab shield?
29.
If a CDL-holder's privilege to drive non-CMV's is revoked or suspended more than once for alcohol, felony, or controlled substance violations, the CDL will be disqualified for:
30.
Cargo securement for a load weighing 37,000 lbs must be able to withstand a minimum forward braking force of:
31.
After turning and getting up to speed:
32.
When changing lanes, put you turn signal on, and:
33.
What is a pallet used for?
34.
When crossing railroad tracks in a placarded vehicle or a bus:
35.
During the Stop/Start maneuver, when stopped, your vehicle:
36.
To help stay alert while driving, when should you take breaks?
37.
When driving with ABS, remember:
38.
Which of the following is considered off duty time?
39.
Coming down steep, long, downgrades will require a driver to:
40.
If you hear on the radio that there is a major snowstorm forecast along your route, will you qualify for the Adverse Driving Conditions Exception?
41.
Whenever you double your speed, it will require how much more distance to stop?
42.
When securing a single metal coil with eye vertical, tiedowns must be arranged according the all of the following except:
43.
What is the presumed resistance to horizontal movement of friction mats?
44.
How much force is the securement system required to withstand in terms of cargo weight?
45.
A sign of a confused driver who may present a potential hazard is:
46.
On what day and time does an 11 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2

47.
Sliding your 5th wheel will redistribute the weight mainly between which two sets of axles?
48.
What is Gross Vehicle Weight Rating?
49.
CDL drivers from New York State require the Metal Coils Endorsement when transporting metals coils weighing:
50.
When securing paper rolls with friction mats as a primary method: