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.
You are driving on a slippery road during the day. What does the Driver’s manual say about how much space you should keep ahead of your truck?
2.
Which of these statements about stopping distance and speed is true?
3.
In case of tire failure, all of the following will be steps in your response except:
4.
Which of these is NOT a danger when an automatic transmission is forced into a low gear at a high speed?
5.
When the roads are slippery, you should:
6.
Why Do HOS Regulations Exist?
7.
Applying the brakes repeatedly on a downgrade to reduce speed 5 mph below your target is called:
8.
When is it a good idea to use drugs to help you stay awake while driving?
9.
What is the maximum blood-alcohol concentration allowed for operating a school bus?
10.
Retreaded, recapped, or regrooved tires are allowed on the front wheels of a bus when?
11.
In cargo securement, what is a 'cleat' defined as?
12.
Instead of stopping in an emergency, what is many times the safer action?
13.
Proper fire prevention should include paying attention to all of these except:
14.
On which of the below logs did a violation occur?

Day 1



Day 2

15.
Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) means the following:
16.
The distance that you should look ahead of your vehicle while driving amounts to about ___ miles at normal highway speed.
17.
When securing metal coils with eyes vertical, the angle between tiedown and deck, if possible, should be:
18.
To prevent brake fade you should:
19.
What factor has the greatest affect on how much weight is moved per hole in the tandem slider rail?
20.
A hazmat endorsement will be denied or canceled if:
21.
When securing paper rolls with eyes horizontal, which of the following should be used to secure the rear-most roll?
22.
Securing heavy vehicles or equipment with crawler tracks or wheel requires a minimum of how many tiedowns?
23.
A securement system must be capable of resisting how much lateral (side-to-side) force, at minimum?
24.
What is a reusable, transportable enclosure that is especially designed with integral locking devices that secure it to a container chassis trailer to facilitate the efficient and bulk shipping and transfer of goods by, or between various modes of transport, such as highway, rail, sea, and air.?
25.
When loading bell pipe on one tier, all of the following apply except:
26.
Every time you pull off the expressway to take a break, you use about how much time off your 11-hour driving limit?
27.
.5g is equal to what?
28.
Which of these actions are NOT recommended for a left turn?
29.
Which of these statements about rear drive wheel braking skid is true?
30.
What should you do if a car coming toward you at night keeps its high beams on?
31.
The best way to take a curve is to slow to a safe speed before entering the curve, then __________ as you go through it.
32.
Ways that drinking alcohol can affect the brain include:
33.
Which statement about EOBR's is true?
34.
An outside vehicle observation will be scored every time the driver:
35.
Your vehicle has hydraulic brakes. While traveling on a level road, you press the brake pedal and find that it goes to the floor. Which of these statements is true?
36.
High beams should only be used at a distance of:
37.
When using tiedowns for securing cargo, what is the general rule regarding cargo length.
38.
Which of these is true about radiator shutters and the winter-front during winter driving?
39.
To determine blood alcohol concentration level for a person, it is necessary to know:
40.
What happens to tar on the road pavement during hot weather?
41.
Using the following numbers, what would be the final result if you moved the 5th wheel back one hole?

steer axle: 12,300 pounds
drive axles: 33,100 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
42.
When a tiedown is attached directly to the cargo, what is the ideal angle where it attached to the vehicle?
43.
All of these are requirements for securing longwood lengthwise except:
44.
To avoid being blinded by glare when driving at night, drivers should:
45.
The pre-trip inspection should show that the exhaust system is:
46.
What is Gross Vehicle Weight Rating?
47.
Blocking is used to:
48.
If traveling slower than traffic flow on a grade, if legal you should:
49.
When securing paper rolls with friction mats as a primary method:
50.
When securing paper rolls with eyes crosswise, which of the following can be used to prevent side-to-side shifting when there is more than 8 inches of space to the wall?