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 are the Federal standards for the gross vehicle weight of a 5 axle commercial vehicle?
2.
The most important thing you can do when dealing with an aggressive driver is:
3.
How do you stop a front-wheel skid?
4.
What violation occurs on the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
5.
What time does a 14 hour rule violation occur?
6.
Special permits will be required for loads that are:
7.
Some general signs that another driver may be distracted include which of the following:
8.
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: 10,200, drives: 31,300, gross: 71,700

After fueling:

steer:11,000, drives: 31,500, gross: 72,700

9.
Is there a 14 hour rule violation on Day 2?
Day 1

Day 2
10.
When approaching a railroad crossing, which of these safety precautions applies?
11.
Which day below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
12.
When starting to move the truck, when is it acceptable to roll backwards?
13.
The aggregate WLL for logs loaded lengthwise must be at least:
14.
Concrete pipe loaded crosswise generally:
15.
You should be prepared to the examiner:
16.
Option #3 for securing metal coils transported with eyes lengthwise includes all of the following except:
17.
Service brake stopping action should be tested at:
18.
Which of these are not part of the front pre-trip inspection?
19.
A bulkhead is defined as:
20.
A device placed between the deck of a vehicle and car or between articles of cargo, intended to provide greater friction than exists naturally between these surfaces is:
21.
Which of the following is not true of Working Load Limit (WLL)?
22.
In cargo securement, bracing is:
23.
When starting in slippery conditions, you should:
24.
What is the minimum securement requirement for paper rolls with eyes vertical with a width between 1.25 and 1.76 its diameter?
25.
Distracted driving could be any of the following except:
26.
You receive a scale ticket and your drive axles are 32,200 and your trailer tandems are 35,100. Based upon the two most common tandem slider rail hole spacings, what is the minimum number of holes you would have to slide the tandems to get the weight legal, and in which direction?
27.
What is the minimum WLL required of tiedowns securing loaded intermodal containers on non-chassis vehicles?
28.
Why did Congress enacted the Bridge Formula in 1975?
29.
What types of freight need to be secured properly?
30.
When securing a non-cubic boulder with an unstable base, the four surrounding chains must have a WLL of at least:
31.
Who must complete a log?
32.
When turning quickly in an emergency, which of the following applies:
33.
An anchor point is defined as:
34.
When calculating directional forces, 'g' is expressed as:
35.
A chock is generally used to secure:
36.
A combined Tank vehicle & hazardous material endorsement will be designated with what letter on the CDL?
37.
A 30 minute break violation occurs on the below example. What day and time does the violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2
38.
Which of the following has the greatest affect on the gross vehicle weight?
39.
When securing metal coils, it is acceptable to use nailed blocking or cleats as the sole means to secure:
40.
When driving with ABS, remember:
41.
If you were instructed to 'tarp' a load, what would you be using?
42.
A steel coil weighing 21,000 lbs requires how much securement against forward movement?
43.
When entering and exiting an expressway, and also generally any time you drive, you should:
44.
Using the following numbers for your calculations, how much weight will come off your drive axles?

Miles per gallon: 6

Miles travelled: 360

Percentage of fuel weight on drive axles: 30%
45.
What is the presumed resistance to horizontal movement of friction mats?
46.
When securing a paper roll with a width that is more than twice its diameter, which of the following is not an acceptable method of securement to prevent tipping?
47.
It is safe to remove the radiator cap or any other part of the pressurized system:
48.
As part of their pre-trip cargo securement inspection, drivers should:
49.
When securing concrete pipe over 45 inches loaded crosswise, which direction must the tiedowns on the front half of the load run?
50.
Oil, coolant, charging circuit warning lights should go out: