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.
What are the Federal standards for the gross vehicle weight of a 5 axle commercial vehicle?
2.
Which of these is the best general rule for night driving?
3.
What violation has occurred on the below log?

4.
By law, who is ultimately responsible for ensuring the safety and road-worthiness of a CMV?
5.
What violation occurs on the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
6.
Which of these is true about driving in a tunnel?
7.
Which of the following can be used as part of the cargo securement system?
8.
When driving in very hot weather, it is critically important to carefully inspect:
9.
Overloading can have all of the following effects except:
10.
Instead of stopping in an emergency, what is many times the safer action?
11.
Which of these is a good thing to remember when crossing or entering traffic with a heavy vehicle?
12.
Besides prescription drugs verified by a doctor as safe for driving, what other drugs are acceptable while driving?
13.
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
14.
Which of these statements about drugs is true?
15.
A left-hand turn should end:
16.
What is the minimum amount of rearward force that a cargo securement system must withstand?
17.
A cleat is a short piece of wood used:
18.
You should wear a seat belt in a moving vehicle:
19.
What factors typically determine your blood alcohol concentration BAC?
20.
Medicine used to treat the common cold:
21.
When securing concrete pipe with a diameter of more than 45 inches loaded crosswise, how many tiedowns are required through each pipe at minimum?
22.
Any operator who refuses to submit to drug or alcohol testing, or who tests in excess of the legal limits, will be disqualified for a minimum of:
23.
When securing concrete pipe loaded crosswise, arrange the top tier:
24.
Which of the following headlight issues can be hazardous?
25.
EOBR's are required to automatically record which of the following?
26.
Which of these statements about marking a stopped vehicle is true?
27.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2
28.
When loading bell pipe on one tier, all of the following apply except:
29.
Controlled braking is:
30.
When activated, retarders apply braking power when:
31.
What should you do if a car coming toward you at night keeps its high beams on?
32.
If you increase your speed from 20 to 60 mph (original speed times 3), how much more braking distance is required at 60 mph than at 20 mph?
33.
The road you are driving on becomes very slippery due to glare ice. Which of these is a good thing to do in such a situation?
34.
Ways that drinking alcohol can affect the brain include:
35.
Specific cargo securement rules on automobiles and light trucks apply to vehicles of what weight?
36.
Sliding your trailer tandems forward or backward will redistribute the weight mainly between which two sets of axles?
37.
All of the following are classified as "a drink" and contain the same amount of alcohol except:
38.
When securing a metal coil with eyes lengthwise, all of the following are steps for securement option #1 except for:
39.
Which statement below accurately describes the 11 hour driving limit?
40.
Minimum tread depth on every groove on all tires must be at least:
41.
Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of tire failure?
42.
If you hear on the radio that there is a major snowstorm forecast along your route, will you qualify for the Adverse Driving Conditions Exception?
43.
If a straight vehicle (not trailer or articulation) goes into front-wheel skid, it will:
44.
Specific hazards to watch for when traveling through work zones include:
45.
Which of these is specifically prohibited when securing crushed or flattened vehicles?
46.
It is safe to remove the radiator cap or any other part of the pressurized system:
47.
Blocking is used to:
48.
You should try to avoid driving in fog:
49.
If you're able to arrive early for a delivery, you should:
50.
Submitting fingerprints for a background check will be required for drivers applying for: