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 using the brakes on a steep downgrade, which of the following applies?
2.
Which of these statements about managing space to the sides is true?
3.
What should you do before driving in mountains?
4.
What is the aggregate WLL of two indirect tiedowns with a WLL of 5,000 lbs, and one tiedown with a WLL of 6,000 lbs?
5.
A hazard:
6.
The North American Cargo Securement Standard cover vehicles weighing:
7.
Methods to keep a cradle from sliding include:
8.
Which violation occurs on the below example?
9.
If your brakes fail on a downgrade, you must first:
10.
The maximum weight limit on a single axle is:
11.
When road lighting is poor or confusing, you should:
12.
All of the following are exempt from needing a CDL except:
13.
A single metal coil with eye vertical weighing 6,350 lbs requires tiedowns with a minimum aggregate WLL of:
14.
Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) means the following:
15.
Which of the following statements about speed management is true?
16.
All of the following are lighting requirements for combination vehicles longer than 20 feet or wider than 80 inches except:
17.
Which of the following are not a primary factor affecting weight distribution across the axles?
18.
When you are driving on a snow packed road, you should reduce your speed by:
19.
Sliding the 5th wheel will change the weight distribution almost exclusively between which sets of axles?
20.
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:
21.
A hazmat endorsement will be denied or canceled if:
22.
You must keep the papers about hauling hazardous materials:
23.
All vehicles or drivers must carry:
24.
A school bus endorsement is required in order to transport:
25.
Your vehicle will be put out of service if ____ or more leaves in any leaf spring are missing.
26.
When making a right turn, all of the following are good technical practices except:
27.
What types of freight need to be secured properly?
28.
The engine brake effect is greater when the engine is _____ governed RPM and the transmission is on a _____ gear.
29.
Which of the following is not a requirement for shortwood loaded lengthwise?
30.
Which of these is a good thing to do when steering to avoid a crash?
31.
You are driving a heavy vehicle. You must exit a highway using an off-ramp that curves downhill. You should:
32.
If you are forced to leave the road in an emergency, all of these are good guidelines except:
33.
You are driving a heavy vehicle with a manual transmission. You have to stop the vehicle on the shoulder while driving on an uphill grade. Which of these is a good rule to follow when putting it back in motion up the grade?
34.
Whenever possible, a row of metal coils with eyes vertical requires one direct tiedown to secure against rearward movement at what maximum angle?
35.
What is the minimum requirement for securing roll-off and hook containers?
36.
Which of these is true about hauling hazardous materials?
37.
Empty trucks:
38.
How far should a driver look ahead of the vehicle while driving?
39.
If an oncoming vehicle drifts into your lane you should:
40.
If you slide the 5th wheel toward the nose of the tractor, what will be the effect?
41.
Who is responsible for inspecting securing devices and cargo within the first 50 miles?
42.
If unsure of the exact location of the center of gravity of your cargo, where would you rather have the center of gravity located if you couldn't get it centered?
43.
In order to perform the in-cab and gauge inspection, which of the following must be done?
44.
If you have a heavy load that is slowing you down on an upgrade you should:
45.
What violation occurs at 2:00 p.m. on this example?
46.
When entering and exiting an expressway, and also generally any time you drive, you should:
47.
If you lose pressure in hydraulic brakes, you can:
48.
The pre-trip inspection should show that the exhaust system is:
49.
Which of the following will alter the gross vehicle weight?
50.
What kind of extinguisher would you use to fight an electrical fire?