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.
To prevent a load from shifting, there should be at least one tie down for every ____ feet of cargo.
2.
Void filler is:
3.
Turn signals facing the front should be amber or:
4.
You are driving on a clear night with your low beam lights on. If your headlights let you see about 250 feet ahead of you, you should adjust your speed so that you can stop within about _____ feet.
5.
Which of these statements about backing a heavy vehicle is true?
6.
When making a left turn, you should do which of the following?
7.
A stack of shortwood loaded lengthwise can be secured with one tiedown if:
8.
Commercial drivers are allowed to hold CDL's in how many states at the same time?
9.
Which of these is correct about emergency or evasive action?
10.
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?
11.
Freeway exits can be dangerous for commercial vehicles, at what speed should you enter the exit?
12.
Which of the following are not a primary factor affecting weight distribution across the axles?
13.
You receive a scale ticket and your drive axles are 35,700 and your trailer tandems are 30,600. Based upon a trailer with 4 inch slider rail hole spacings, what is the minimum number of holes you would have to slide the tandems to get the weight legal, and what would the final weights be?
14.
After an accident, you should only move a severely injured person:
15.
You're loaded heavy with 1/2 tank of fuel onboard. Using the following numbers, where should you move the 5th wheel to get it setup properly?

steer axle: 12,300 pounds
drive axles: 33,100 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
16.
Which of the following is considered on duty time
17.
In bad weather many drivers tailgate large vehicles. What should you do?
18.
If you are being tailgated, you should not:
19.
As part of the log packing requirements:
20.
Impaired drivers who present potential hazards may tend to:
21.
Rims with welding repairs or missing lugs:
22.
How long should it take oil pressure to come up to normal?
23.
Who enforces HOS regulations?
24.
What is the minimum angle that indirect tiedowns must form with the vehicle?
25.
Which of these statements about cargo loading is true?
26.
Which of these should you NOT do in an emergency situation?
27.
What happens if an EOBR malfunctions?
28.
Which of the following is not a requirement for shortwood loaded lengthwise?
29.
When confronted with an aggressive driver, you should do all of the following except:
30.
Which of these statements about brakes is true?
31.
What is the cargo's center of gravity?
32.
The maximum number of pull-ups allowed during the driving exam before failure is:
33.
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:
34.
Your log must include all of the following except:
35.
What is the minimum aggregate WLL of all tiedowns in a group of concrete pipe?
36.
When you see a pedestrian or bicyclist along the road you should:
37.
You should use your horn when:
38.
When securing a metal coil with eyes lengthwise, all of the following are steps for securement option #1 except for:
39.
What day and time did a violation occur in the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
40.
Can state inspectors inspect your truck or bus?
41.
Which of these is NOT a danger of a rough acceleration?
42.
What is the best way to determine what percentage of the weight of fuel will go to each set of axles?
43.
The distance that you should look ahead of your vehicle while driving is about __ at low speed.
44.
A good inspection habit is for the driver to re-inspect the cargo:
45.
What is the maximum angle recommended for tiedowns securing cement pipe loaded crosswise, relative to the deck?
46.
Whenever you double your speed, it will require how much more distance to stop?
47.
How much force is the securement system required to withstand in terms of cargo weight?
48.
Heavy vehicles often move slower than others. Which of these is NOT a good rule to follow while driving a heavy vehicle?
49.
The term 'edge protector' refers to:
50.
The pre-trip inspection should generally include how many steps?