Free Hawaii 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 HI General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the Hawaii CDL manual. Our Hawaii CDL practice test covers most of the subject areas on the Hawaii 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 practice test an unlimited number of times to make sure you learn all the questions. Our CDL 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 HI commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
HI CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
The best drivers are those who watch and prepare for hazards. This is called _________ driving.
2.
Which of these pieces of emergency equipment should always be carried in your vehicle?
3.
Which statement is true about extending the 14 hour on duty clock by using the 8 hour sleeper berth provision?
4.
When making a left turn, you should do which of the following?
5.
Is there a 14 hour rule violation on Day 2?
Day 1

Day 2
6.
If you have to make a vehicle inspection report you must sign it
7.
Making sure that the cargo is not overweight is the responsibility of:
8.
When loading and securing a boulder, it should be:
9.
When driving in cold weather your tire tread should:
10.
In case of which fires can you use water to put it out?
11.
For safer night time driving, windshields and mirrors should be:
12.
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?
13.
When securing paper rolls with eyes horizontal, which of the following should be used to secure the rear-most roll?
14.
While driving through an intersection, you should:
15.
There are two types of jackknife, they are:
16.
The bridge formula:
17.
Using controlled braking, brakes are applied as hard as possible:
18.
In what circumstance can shortwood be treated as longwood?
19.
What is the minimum angle that indirect tiedowns must form with the vehicle?
20.
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

21.
Escape ramps:
22.
What is the main factor that will limit how far back you can slide your tandems?
23.
Every time you pull off the expressway to take a break, you use about how much time off your 11-hour driving limit?
24.
How does the weight of the vehicle affect stopping distance?
25.
Brake fade:
26.
What happens if an EOBR malfunctions?
27.
What violations occurred in this example?
Day 1

Day 2
28.
Which of the following is not a reason why loads should be secured?
29.
What is the total WLL of two 20mm nylon ropes and one 5/8-inch wire rope?
30.
You are checking your brakes and suspension system for a pre-trip inspection. Which of these statements is NOT true?
31.
Which statement about EOBR's is true?
32.
You must stop on a hill or curve on a two-lane-two-way road. How far should you place reflective triangles?
33.
Based on the following figures, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the drive axles?

Percentage of fuel weight to drive axles: 30%

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,275, drives: 33,750, gross: 77,220

34.
What is the minimum aggregate WLL of all tiedowns in a group of concrete pipe?
35.
"Brake fade" is:
36.
When changing lanes, put you turn signal on, and:
37.
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?
38.
An ABS light that comes on or stays on while driving indicates:
39.
If you must drive in fog, some considerations include which of the following:
40.
Which of these is true about radiator shutters and the winter-front during winter driving?
41.
Which of these is the proper signal to change lane?
42.
An intermodal container is:
43.
All of the following are good tips to staying fit and ready to drive except:
44.
When you are parked on the side of the road at night you must:
45.
Coming down steep, long, downgrades will require a driver to:
46.
Convex (curved) mirrors:
47.
The definition for "shortwood" identifies pieces that are no longer than:
48.
Which day below contains a 30 minute break violation?
Day 1

Day 2
49.
The term 'edge protector' refers to:
50.
When securing concrete pipe up to 45 inches loaded crosswise, tiedowns through the pipe must be: