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.
When using the brakes on a steep downgrade, which of the following applies?
2.
Which of these is NOT a good thing to do when driving on slippery roads?
3.
Define 'bolster':
4.
When securing concrete pipe over 45 inches loaded crosswise, which direction must the tiedowns on the rear half of the load run?
5.
How many days are you required to keep your completed logs?
6.
Which of these statements about speed management is true?
7.
If you have to make a vehicle inspection report you must sign it
8.
In cargo securement, what is a 'cleat' defined as?
9.
Overloading can have all of the following effects except:
10.
Cargo with a high center of gravity:
11.
When a coolant container is part of a pressurized system which of these is true?
12.
When loading and securing a boulder, it should be:
13.
Which of these is true about notifying the authorities after an accident occurs?
14.
If your vehicle catches fire while you are driving, you should:
15.
When driving at night, you should:
16.
The distance that you should look ahead of your vehicle while driving amounts to about ___ miles at normal highway speed.
17.
When securing rows of coils, requirements include all of the following except:
18.
If you load cargo into the overhang portion of the trailer, what will be the result?
19.
When securing paper rolls with eyes horizontal, which of the following should be used to secure the rear-most roll?
20.
What does EOBR stand for?
21.
All of the following should be part of the engine compartment check except:
22.
How many violations have occurred on the below log?
23.
In cargo securement, the deck is:
24.
In what circumstance can shortwood be treated as longwood?
25.
The object of the pre-trip inspection is:
26.
What is the main factor that will limit how far back you can slide your tandems?
27.
What happens if an EOBR malfunctions?
28.
Which of these is a good thing to do when steering to avoid a crash?
29.
What are the two most common tandem slider rail hole spacings, and roughly how much weight is transferred per hole?
30.
Which of the following vehicles will have the longest stopping distance?
31.
Why does vehicle speed naturally increase on a downgrade?
32.
After starting the engine:
33.
A key principle to remember about loading cargo is to keep the load:
34.
An outside vehicle observation will be scored every time the driver:
35.
You must stop on a hill or curve on a two-lane-two-way road. How far should you place reflective triangles?
36.
What is the WLL of a 1/2-inch Grade 70 tiedown?
37.
What is the primary goal of implementing the Bridge Formula?
38.
"Brake fade" is:
39.
High beams should only be used at a distance of:
40.
Which of these statements about overhead clearance is true?
41.
Cargo that isn't prevented from forward movement, and is 4 feet long and weighs 1,500 lbs requires a minimum of how many tiedowns?
42.
Can state inspectors inspect your truck or bus?
43.
Is the following example within legal HOS limits?

- A trucker starts driving at 12:00pm
- At 5pm the driver takes a 1 hour break
- At 6pm the driver begins driving again
- At 11:30pm, the driver shuts down and goes off duty for 10 consecutive hours
44.
To adjust driving space to slippery conditions, all of the following are space considerations except:
45.
Which of these statements about engine overheating is true?
46.
If you were instructed to 'tarp' a load, what would you be using?
47.
What is the maximum angle recommended for tiedowns securing cement pipe loaded crosswise, relative to the deck?
48.
Putting too much weight towards the rear may cause all of these except:
49.
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%
50.
What can be the result of too much weight on the back of the trailer?