Free Delaware 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 DE General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the Delaware CDL manual. Our test covers most of the subject areas on the Delaware 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 Delaware 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 take our CDL practice test now!

Our CDL practice tests:
Based on 2022 DE commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
DE CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
In case of low friction between the cargo and deck, which of these is not a solution?
2.
On what day and time does a 14 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2
3.
When a driver stops and reverses direction to get a better position during the driving exam, it is considered a(n):
4.
An anchor point is defined as:
5.
To test for leaks on hydraulic brake systems:
6.
When you change your duty status, you must document all of the following except:
7.
ABS malfunction lights will be what color?
8.
Escape ramps on downgrades:
9.
When loading and securing a boulder, it should be:
10.
By definition, what is a wedge?
11.
When loaded cement pipe over 45 inches in diameter, which pipes should be blocked, wedged, or otherwise immobilized?
12.
When securing rolls of paper with eyes vertical, how many points of contact are required to consider a roll secure?
13.
All of the following are lighting requirements for combination vehicles longer than 20 feet or wider than 80 inches except:
14.
Which means of securement is prohibited when transporting coils with
the coil eye crosswise on the vehicle?
15.
What is the maximum weight that can be secured by a tiedown with a marked WLL of 5,000 lbs?
16.
Which of the following require an additional CDL endorsement to drive?
17.
Which of the following headlight issues can be hazardous?
18.
To secure paper rolls with eyes horizontal against rearward movement, you can use which of the following except:
19.
Passing on the wrong side of the road, passing in a school zone, and driving the wrong way on a one-way street are all specific examples of:
20.
Rust around wheel nuts may indicate what?
21.
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: 11,100, drives: 32,600, gross: 71,400

After fueling:

steer:11,850, drives: 32,850, gross: 72,400

22.
In case you have to fight a fire, also aim the extinguisher:
23.
The condition in which water or slush collects on the road and your tires lose contact and have little or no traction is called:
24.
When stopping behind another vehicle, a safe gap to leave is one that:
25.
Gross combination weight (GCW) is:
26.
What is the main factor that will limit how far back you can slide your tandems?
27.
A chain marked with a
4 is identified as what kind?
28.
If you are forced to leave the road in an emergency, all of these are good guidelines except:
29.
When banding paper rolls with eyes vertical, you should:
30.
Drivers must have a CDL to legally drive:
31.
A dunnage bag is:
32.
Who is responsible for inspecting securing devices and cargo within the first 50 miles?
33.
"Brake fade" is:
34.
An ABS light that comes on or stays on while driving indicates:
35.
What does GCWR stand for?
36.
During the Stop/Start maneuver, when stopped, your vehicle:
37.
Specific parts of the CDL driving and skills exam include which of the following?
38.
Mirror adjustment can only be checked accurately when:
39.
Backing your vehicle in a straight line without crossing over or touching the exercise boundaries is called:
40.
Is the following example within legal HOS limits?

- A trucker starts driving at 12:00pm
- At 5pm the driver takes a 1 hour break
- At 6pm the driver begins driving again
- At 11:30pm, the driver shuts down and goes off duty for 10 consecutive hours
41.
Putting too much weight towards the rear may cause all of these except:
42.
How many reflective triangles are required to be kept as part of a trucks emergency equipment?
43.
A major safety concern of a broken or faulty exhaust system is:
44.
While driving, the freight must not:
45.
All of the following are concerns for driving on offramps or onramps except:
46.
What can be the result of too much weight on the back of the trailer?
47.
On what day and time does an 11 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2

48.
Products that pose a risk to health, safety
and property during transportation are called:
49.
How many days worth of logbook entries must you have available to show during an inspection?
50.
When securing concrete bell pipe in multiple complete tiers, all of the following are true except: