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 is the minimum weight of a shipment of paper rolls that would require specific securement requirements?
2.
Sometimes you need to leave a road to avoid a hazard or emergency. When you do, you should keep in mind, that:
3.
Which of these statements about backing a heavy vehicle is true?
4.
When the hydraulic brakes fail while you are driving, the system will not build up pressure and the brake pedal will feel spongy or go to the floor. What should you do?
5.
Placing a phone call while driving:
6.
Which of these statements about speed management is true?
7.
Which of these is not a brake check you normally do during your walk-around inspection?
8.
To stop a drive-wheel skid, you should:
9.
What is the maximum blood-alcohol concentration allowed for operating a school bus?
10.
To test for leaks on hydraulic brake systems:
11.
Major signs of tire failure could include:
12.
What keeps an engine cool in hot weather driving?
13.
Using radar detectors in commercial vehicles:
14.
What does DOT stand for?
15.
Freeway exits can be dangerous for commercial vehicles, at what speed should you enter the exit?
16.
To avoid driving when tired, if at all possible you should schedule your trips:
17.
When securing rows of coils, requirements include all of the following except:
18.
What is the maximum allowable weight on a 5-axle combination vehicle?
19.
A tiedown is defined as:
20.
A chock is defined as:
21.
If you cannot see the driver of a vehicle, then:
22.
Which of these statements about cargo loading is true?
23.
Who must complete a log?
24.
Which of these is true about tire pressure?
25.
In addition to preventing engine freezing, proper coolant levels help:
26.
Why does vehicle speed naturally increase on a downgrade?
27.
When calculating directional forces, 'g' is expressed as:
28.
The maximum number of pull-ups allowed during the driving exam before failure is:
29.
When securing heavy vehicles, what is the minimum WLL of each tiedown?
30.
Merging to the road is safest if you:
31.
Mirror adjustment can only be checked accurately when:
32.
One option of positioning bundles of building materials is:
33.
Cargo must satisfy one of the following securement conditions except:
34.
The distance that you should look ahead of your vehicle while driving is about __ at low speed.
35.
All of these are requirements for securing longwood lengthwise except:
36.
Generally, when steering in an emergency, which direction is your best option?
37.
What is the minimum WLL used to block forward movement of cargo weighing 36,500 lbs?
38.
A sign of a confused driver who may present a potential hazard is:
39.
Which of these lights cannot be checked at the same time?
40.
The condition of all in-cab controls should be checked for:
41.
How much space in front of you is needed while driving on a highway?
42.
What can be the result of too much weight on the back of the trailer?
43.
To avoid being blinded by glare when driving at night, drivers should:
44.
Where will the weight of fuel be distributed?
45.
Most good drivers will look ahead:
46.
When securing paper rolls with eyes vertical in a sided vehicle all of the following are acceptable except:
47.
If traveling slower than traffic flow on a grade, if legal you should:
48.
A bulkhead is used:
49.
Shifting gears on most heavy vehicles using manual transmissions will require:
50.
The maximum number of allowable looks and/or pull-ups on any particular exam exercise is: