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.
What is the minimum WLL of each tiedown used to secure crushed or flattened vehicles?
2.
When securing concrete pipe over 45 inches loaded crosswise, which direction must the tiedowns on the rear half of the load run?
3.
Any driver convicted of violating an out-of-service order will be disqualified for a minimum of:
4.
When using tiedowns to secure boulders, all of the following are requirements except:
5.
A row of metal coils loaded with eyes lengthwise requires how many direct tiedowns over each side-by-side row or coil?
6.
What is the aggregate WLL of one 7/15 inch Grade 43 chain, and three 5/16 inch Grade 70 chains?
7.
You're in Illinois which allows up to 20,000 pounds on the steer axle. You're heading to Indiana which only allows 12,000 on the steer axle. Your steer tires have a load rating of 6,500 pounds each. What is the maximum legal weight your steer axle can be for each of the two states?
8.
When road lighting is poor or confusing, you should:
9.
Based on the following information, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the drive axles?

Percentage of fuel weight to drive axles: 25%

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,275, drives: 33,800, gross: 77,420

10.
The distance the truck will travel between noticing a hazard and hitting the brakes is:
11.
What violations occurred on Day 2 of this example?
Day 1

Day 2
12.
A female housing fixed to the side or ends of a vehicle to receive a stake or peg, and may also be used as an anchor point is a:
13.
The Aggregate Working Load Limit should, at minimum, be:
14.
What is the minimum amount of rearward force that a cargo securement system must withstand?
15.
What are the four basic weight limits?
16.
A cleat is a short piece of wood used:
17.
Why should you always plan on arriving to your destination as quickly as possible?
18.
It is accepted that friction mats provide a resistance to horizontal movement equal to:
19.
Drivers must inspect the securement of cargo every 150 miles or:
20.
Requirements for securing a non-cubic shaped boulder with a stable base include all of the following except:
21.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2
22.
Drivers who have trouble sleeping at night, fall asleep at odd times, or snore loudly, gasp, and choke in their sleep should:
23.
What are most front-wheel skids caused by:
24.
What violation has occurred at 10:00 a.m. on Day 2?
Day 1

Day 2
25.
Which of these could be considered off duty time?
26.
When loading paper rolls with eyes horizontal, which of the following is not a requirement for stacking a second layer?
27.
What is a cab shield?
28.
Any activity that draws your attention to something other than the task of driving is considered:
29.
Sliding your trailer tandems forward or backward will redistribute the weight mainly between which two sets of axles?
30.
What is the WLL of a 1/2-inch Grade 70 tiedown?
31.
Under the adverse driving conditions exception, how many additional hours can you drive?
32.
When changing lanes, put you turn signal on, and:
33.
A 'hook-lift container' is:
34.
What is a headboard?
35.
When checking the general condition of the vehicle, which of the following should be specifically addressed?
36.
What violation occurs at 2:00 p.m. on this example?
37.
Generally, when steering in an emergency, which direction is your best option?
38.
All of the following are true of alcohol except:
39.
A device placed on the exposed edge of an article to distribute tiedown forces over a larger area of cargo than the tiedown itself, to protect the tie-down and/or cargo from damage, and to allow the tiedown to slide freely when being tensioned is a:
40.
Using the following numbers, what would be the final result if you moved the 5th wheel forward two holes?

steer axle: 10,800 pounds
drive axles: 34,100 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
41.
What is the maximum ideal angle for an effective direct tiedown?
42.
Some of the serious driving errors that can be caused by alcohol include:
43.
Specific hazards to watch for when traveling through work zones include:
44.
What is the minimum number of tiedowns to use on a load 4ft 7in long, and weighing 1,237 lbs?
45.
When securing a single metal coil with eyes vertical:
46.
What is the minimum WLL of a tiedown used to secure logs?
47.
Among other hazards, drivers should be on the lookout for slow or confused drivers, children, accidents, and:
48.
Most good drivers will look ahead:
49.
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?
50.
If you're able to arrive early for a delivery, you should: