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.
What is the minimum weight of a shipment of paper rolls that would require specific securement requirements?
2.
What violation has occurred on the below log?

3.
What violation occurs on the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
4.
Methods to keep a cradle from sliding include:
5.
Why Do HOS Regulations Exist?
6.
Applying the brakes repeatedly on a downgrade to reduce speed 5 mph below your target is called:
7.
Hazmat placards are what shape?
8.
A row of metal coils loaded with eyes lengthwise requires how many direct tiedowns over each side-by-side row or coil?
9.
Retreaded, recapped, or regrooved tires are allowed on the front wheels of a bus when?
10.
Drivers should be aware that convex mirrors will make reflections look:
11.
A stake pocket is:
12.
In case of tire failure, you should do all of the following except:
13.
By definition, what is a wedge?
14.
Based on the following information, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the drive axles?

Percentage of fuel weight to drive axles: 25%

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,275, drives: 33,800, gross: 77,420

15.
To secure a cubic-shaped boulder, how many tiedowns are required, at minimum?
16.
How many on duty hours are remaining after the following has been logged (use a scratch sheet of paper if you need to):
- On duty/not driving: 3 hours
- Driving: 4 hours
- Sleeper berth: 8 hours
- Driving: 7 hours
- Off duty: 2 hours
17.
Touching or crossing over a boundary line during the driving exam is considered a(n):
18.
Ideally, where would you like the cargo's center of gravity located?
19.
What is a rub rail?
20.
What is the maximum allowable weight on a 5-axle combination vehicle?
21.
What is the Aggregate WLL of the securement system for a load secured with 7 tiedowns: 3 rated at WLL of 4,000 lbs, 2 at 6,500, and 1 at 8,000?
22.
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:
23.
Three serious traffic violations in a 3-year period will result in a CDL disqualification of:
24.
A chock is defined as:
25.
Requirements for securing a non-cubic shaped boulder with a stable base include all of the following except:
26.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2
27.
What is the minimum angle that indirect tiedowns must form with the vehicle?
28.
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: 11,100, drives: 32,600, gross: 71,400

After fueling:

steer:11,850, drives: 32,850, gross: 72,400

29.
What are most front-wheel skids caused by:
30.
Ways that drinking alcohol can affect the brain include:
31.
Under normal circumstances, what is the maximum allowed width for commercial vehicles?
32.
When you see a pedestrian or bicyclist along the road you should:
33.
When changing lanes, put you turn signal on, and:
34.
Given that general cargo securement requires a WLL of at least 50% of cargo weight, how many 1/2-inch Grade 70 chains would be required for a load of 34,500 lbs?
35.
An ABS light that comes on or stays on while driving indicates:
36.
If loading and securing paper rolls on a second layer:
37.
Specific parts of the CDL driving and skills exam include which of the following?
38.
Minimum tread depth on every groove on all tires must be at least:
39.
When a tiedown is attached directly to the cargo, what is the ideal angle where it attached to the vehicle?
40.
Sharp pavement drop-offs:
41.
What is the maximum ideal angle for an effective direct tiedown?
42.
What kind of extinguisher should be used on burning paper, wood, or cloth?
43.
The condition of all in-cab controls should be checked for:
44.
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?
45.
Specific hazards to watch for when traveling through work zones include:
46.
Your trailer has a 6 inch hole spacing in the tandem slider rail and your trailer tandems are 900 pounds overweight. What is the minimum number of holes you will have to slide the tandems to get the tandems within legal limits?
47.
Most good drivers will look ahead:
48.
The purpose of hazmat rules includes all of these except:
49.
A bulkhead is used:
50.
According to the general rule, for how much space should you leave in front of your vehicle at speeds below 40 mph?