Free Florida 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 FL General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the Florida CDL Handbook. Our Florida CDL practice test covers most of the subject areas on the Florida 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 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 get ready to take our practice test now!

Our CDL practice tests:
Based on 2022 FL commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
FL CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
Which of these is not part of the pre-trip inspection of the engine compartment?
2.
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: 10,800 pounds
drive axles: 34,700 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
3.
Which of these statements about managing space to the sides is true?
4.
To help you to stay alert while driving, you should:
5.
The purpose of the retarders is to:
6.
What should be true about other drivers:
7.
Which of these is not a brake check you normally do during your walk-around inspection?
8.
On an accident scene, if a qualified helper is present you should:
9.
When driving in very hot weather, it is critically important to carefully inspect:
10.
Instead of stopping in an emergency, what is many times the safer action?
11.
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?
12.
Implied consent means:
13.
How many knots are acceptable in a properly working tiedown?
14.
What is the Federal Standard for maximum weight on a tandem axle vehicle?
15.
When driving in cold weather your tire tread should:
16.
When securing rolls of paper with eyes vertical, how many points of contact are required to consider a roll secure?
17.
Which of the following statements about speed management is true?
18.
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?
19.
Snow and ice must be removed from the radiator because otherwise:
20.
A cleat is a short piece of wood used:
21.
What factors typically determine your blood alcohol concentration BAC?
22.
As part of the log packing requirements:
23.
Which of these statements about downshifting is true?
24.
When securing concrete pipe loaded crosswise, arrange the top tier:
25.
Who enforces HOS regulations?
26.
If you have a road emergency and must park on the shoulder, how soon should you put out your triangles?
27.
Which of these is a good thing to remember about using mirrors?
28.
EOBR's are required to automatically record which of the following?
29.
Good general shifting techniques for going down a long downgrade include:
30.
A placarded vehicle must have how many identical placards?
31.
Communication means:
32.
Which of the following is not a reason why loads should be secured?
33.
Some large trucks have curved mirrors. These mirrors:
34.
Which of these would NOT help if windshield is covered with ice?
35.
A 30 minute break violation occurs on the below example. What day and time does the violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2
36.
What is the only acceptable cure for driver fatigue?
37.
Which of the following has the greatest affect on the gross vehicle weight?
38.
During the Stop/Start maneuver, when stopped, your vehicle:
39.
Mirror adjustment can only be checked accurately when:
40.
Cargo must satisfy one of the following securement conditions except:
41.
What should you do when your vehicle hydroplanes?
42.
What is aggregate working load limit?
43.
Sliding your trailer tandems toward the front or back of the vehicle will primarily change the weight distribution between which sets of axles?
44.
A driver will generally be required to have a DOT medical card in order to drive which of the following:
45.
The maximum number of encroachments allowed on a particular exam exercise is:
46.
What violation has occurred at 8:00 a.m. on Day 2?
Day 1

Day 2
47.
Working Load Limit (WLL)is defined as:
48.
You have steer tires rated at 6,150 pounds each, and you're in the state of West Virginia which says the legal limit for the steer axle is 20,000 pounds. What's the maximum legal weight you can carry on your steer axle in West Virginia?
49.
Improperly loaded or secured cargo:
50.
Shifting gears on most heavy vehicles using manual transmissions will require: