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.
Why should you try to move to your right when steering in an emergency?
2.
What is the minimum weight of a shipment of paper rolls that would require specific securement requirements?
3.
Define 'bolster':
4.
In case of tire failure, all of the following will be steps in your response except:
5.
Any driver convicted of violating an out-of-service order will be disqualified for a minimum of:
6.
What time does a 14 hour rule violation occur?
7.
In case of a fire, you should pull off the road and do all of the following except:
8.
The cargo securement standard applies to commercial vehicles weighing more than:
9.
Placing a phone call while driving:
10.
Why Do HOS Regulations Exist?
11.
What does the 14 hour on duty limit mean?
12.
High friction securement devices include:
13.
Is there a 14 hour rule violation on Day 2?
Day 1

Day 2
14.
Which day below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
15.
Retreaded, recapped, or regrooved tires are allowed on the front wheels of a bus when?
16.
In case of illness that prevents you from driving safely, you should:
17.
A stake pocket is:
18.
The distance the truck will travel between noticing a hazard and hitting the brakes is:
19.
How many tiedowns are required for cargo that is prevented from forward movement?
20.
Which of these are not part of the front pre-trip inspection?
21.
A bulkhead is defined as:
22.
To avoid driving when tired, if at all possible you should schedule your trips:
23.
What is the maximum allowable weight on a 5-axle combination vehicle?
24.
The 14 hour limit can be extended by:
25.
Why should you always plan on arriving to your destination as quickly as possible?
26.
All of the following should be part of the engine compartment check except:
27.
Rims with welding repairs or missing lugs:
28.
As part of the log packing requirements:
29.
What is the 8 day / 70 hour on duty limit?
30.
Cargo and securement devices should be checked within how many miles after starting a trip?
31.
Cargo is contained when:
32.
In order to drive placarded vehicles, drivers are required to have:
33.
Distracted driving could be any of the following except:
34.
How long should it take oil pressure to come up to normal?
35.
Using controlled braking, brakes are applied as hard as possible:
36.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2
37.
Drivers who have trouble sleeping at night, fall asleep at odd times, or snore loudly, gasp, and choke in their sleep should:
38.
What violation has occurred at 10:00 a.m. on Day 2?
Day 1

Day 2
39.
Aggregate Working Load Limit is defined as:
40.
Under the adverse driving conditions exception, how many additional hours can you drive?
41.
Combination vehicles must display license plates:
42.
When backing, all of the following are important safety rules:
43.
A good inspection habit is for the driver to re-inspect the cargo:
44.
What is the maximum legal weight for the drive axles or trailer tandems?
45.
A major safety concern of a broken or faulty exhaust system is:
46.
What is bell pipe concrete?
47.
What is the minimum WLL of a tiedown used to secure logs?
48.
Where will the weight of fuel be distributed?
49.
In the following picture, what are axles 4 and 5 commonly referred to as?

50.
According to the general rule, for how much space should you leave in front of your vehicle at speeds below 40 mph?