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.
When merging:
2.
To prevent a load from shifting, there should be at least one tie down for every ____ feet of cargo.
3.
Which of these is not part of the pre-trip inspection of the engine compartment?
4.
How do you stop a front-wheel skid?
5.
You are checking your tires for a pre-trip inspection. Which of these statements is true?
6.
Which of these statements about emergency steering is true?
7.
Which of the following systems should receive extra attention during winter weather inspection?
8.
A hook-lift container is:
9.
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: 10,200, drives: 31,300, gross: 71,700

After fueling:

steer:11,000, drives: 31,500, gross: 72,700

10.
When using tiedowns to secure boulders, all of the following are requirements except:
11.
Who is responsible for ensuring that the vehicles, anchor points and other securement components are in good working order?
12.
ABS malfunction lights will be what color?
13.
In cargo securement, a 'well' is defined as:
14.
Drivers should be aware that convex mirrors will make reflections look:
15.
In mountain driving you will have to use a lower gear to drive safely on a grade. Which of these does NOT affect your choice of gear?
16.
How many knots are acceptable in a properly working tiedown?
17.
A tank vehicle endorsement is required to drive tank vehicles with a combined capacity of:
18.
When securing concrete pipe with a diameter up to 45 inches loaded crosswise as a group, a crosswise tiedown should be used every how many feet?
19.
When driving at night, you should:
20.
What does emergency braking mean?
21.
Requirements for securing a non-cubic shaped boulder with a stable base include all of the following except:
22.
When starting in slippery conditions, you should:
23.
Which of these statements about downshifting is true?
24.
Distracted driving could be any of the following except:
25.
Backing into a space that is to the right rear of your vehicle is referred to as:
26.
The load carrying area of a truck, trailer, or intermodal container is referred to as the:
27.
In cargo securement, the deck is:
28.
Passing on the wrong side of the road, passing in a school zone, and driving the wrong way on a one-way street are all specific examples of:
29.
'Blocking' is defined as:
30.
Using 7 miles per gallon as your fuel mileage and 8 pounds per gallon for the weight of fuel, how much total fuel weight will you burn off in 210 miles?
31.
Which of these statements about braking is true?
32.
A key principle to remember about loading cargo is to keep the load:
33.
Which of these would NOT help if windshield is covered with ice?
34.
When vehicles towing trailers go into a drive-wheel skid, the trailer can push the towing vehicle sideways, causing a:
35.
After turning and getting up to speed:
36.
What is the primary goal of implementing the Bridge Formula?
37.
What happens to tar on the road pavement during hot weather?
38.
What is the maximum legal weight for the drive axles or trailer tandems?
39.
What is the maximum angle recommended for tiedowns securing cement pipe loaded crosswise, relative to the deck?
40.
When securing a single metal coil with eye vertical, tiedowns must be arranged according the all of the following except:
41.
Whenever you double your speed, it will require how much more distance to stop?
42.
Sliding your trailer tandems toward the front or back of the vehicle will primarily change the weight distribution between which sets of axles?
43.
You should always turn on your emergency four-way flashers when you:
44.
When securing building materials, how many tiedowns are required for top tier bundles longer than 5 ft?
45.
"You do not have a hazardous materials endorsement on your commercials driver’s license. You are asked to deliver hazardous materials in a placarded vehicle. You should:"
46.
The value specified by the manufacturer as the loaded weight of a combination vehicle is?
47.
Some suggestions for reducing stress and aggressiveness while driving might include all of the following except:
48.
Within the requirements for concrete pipe, which of these requires specific securement methods?
49.
The purpose of hazmat rules includes all of these except:
50.
What violations occurred on the below example?