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.
When is the driver responsible for inspecting cargo and securing devices?
2.
A vertical barrier across the front of the deck of a vehicle to prevent forward movement of cargo is a:
3.
After taking 10 consecutive hours off duty, a driver begins to work at 8:00 a.m. The driver may operate a commercial motor vehicle until what time?
4.
There are three maximum limits you must follow at all times. Those limits are:
5.
Who is responsible for ensuring that the vehicles, anchor points and other securement components are in good working order?
6.
What is a 34 hour restart?
7.
In case of tire failure, you should do all of the following except:
8.
Why should drivers always be looking for hazards?
9.
The principal way of controlling speed on downgrades is:
10.
Based on the following figures, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the steer axle?

Load rating of steer tires: 6,150 pounds

Percentage of fuel weight to steer axle: 80%

Steer axle weight limit in states you're travelling: 20,000 pounds

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,450, drives: 33,100, gross: 76,700

11.
What is the main factor affecting the low-speed offtracking of a tractor trailer?
12.
A left-hand turn should end:
13.
When is it acceptable to use amphetamines to help you stay awake while driving?
14.
To avoid driving when tired, if at all possible you should schedule your trips:
15.
When you sight-side back your vehicle into an alley stopping as close as possible to the rear of the alley it is called:
16.
If you are driving while sleepy, the safest remedy is:
17.
What factors typically determine your blood alcohol concentration BAC?
18.
Circumstances that would make wheels and rims unsafe include the following except:
19.
What is the 8 day / 70 hour on duty limit?
20.
EOBR's are required to automatically record which of the following?
21.
Using controlled braking, brakes are applied as hard as possible:
22.
When making a right turn, all of the following are good technical practices except:
23.
Which violations have occurred in the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
24.
A load weighing 41,500 lbs requires securement against rearward force of:
25.
A combination of securing devices which form an assembly that attaches cargo to, or restrains cargo on, a vehicle or trailer, and is attached to anchor point(s) is a:
26.
Which day on the example below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
27.
A tiedown with a marked WLL of 8,000 lbs directly attached to an article has an actual WLL of:
28.
A friction mat is used to:
29.
A minimum disqualification of 12 months will result for any driver who:
30.
What is the only acceptable cure for driver fatigue?
31.
Based on the following figures, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the drive axles?

Percentage of fuel weight to drive axles: 30%

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,275, drives: 33,750, gross: 77,220

32.
All of the following are classified as "a drink" and contain the same amount of alcohol except:
33.
What is a pallet used for?
34.
What are the two primary laws governing the placement of the tandems?
35.
If loading and securing paper rolls on a second layer:
36.
Vehicles should be equipped with all of the following emergency equipment except:
37.
The basic control skills exam allows for a maximum of how many points scored?
38.
An intermodal container is:
39.
To adjust driving space to slippery conditions, all of the following are space considerations except:
40.
When securing a single metal coil with eye vertical, tiedowns must be arranged according the all of the following except:
41.
Some causes of fuel fires include improper fueling, driver smoking, and:
42.
Sliding your trailer tandems toward the front or back of the vehicle will primarily change the weight distribution between which sets of axles?
43.
The maximum number of encroachments allowed on a particular exam exercise is:
44.
Which of these is specifically prohibited when securing crushed or flattened vehicles?
45.
Working Load Limit (WLL)is defined as:
46.
Option #1 for securing coils transported with eyes lengthwise includes:
47.
When driving downhill, you should use the service brakes:
48.
What is a rub rail?
49.
According to the general rule, for how much space should you leave in front of your vehicle at speeds below 40 mph?
50.
When securing paper rolls with eyes vertical in a sided vehicle all of the following are acceptable except: