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.
Which of these statements about alcohol is NOT true?
2.
Why is it important to shift gears correctly?
3.
Which of these statements is true?
4.
Weight transmitted to the ground by one axle or one set of axles called:
5.
Special permits will be required for loads that are:
6.
The cargo securement standard applies to commercial vehicles weighing more than:
7.
Securing cargo on a flatbed trailer is typically done using:
8.
Why Do HOS Regulations Exist?
9.
Which day below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
10.
You're in Illinois which allows up to 20,000 pounds on the steer axle. You're heading to Indiana which only allows 12,000 on the steer axle. Your steer tires have a load rating of 6,500 pounds each. What is the maximum legal weight your steer axle can be for each of the two states?
11.
When coming down a long, steep downgrade, what should be your primary method of controlling your speed?
12.
Which of these is true about hazardous materials:
13.
In case of tire failure, you should do all of the following except:
14.
For your safety, when setting out reflective triangles you should:
15.
Option #3 for securing metal coils transported with eyes lengthwise includes all of the following except:
16.
How current must your logbook be?
17.
Based on the following information, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the drive axles?

Percentage of fuel weight to drive axles: 25%

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,275, drives: 33,800, gross: 77,420

18.
To prevent rolling, how many points of contact are required, at minimum, for a boulder resting on a rounded or partially rounded side?
19.
In bad weather many drivers tailgate large vehicles. What should you do?
20.
The total weight of a powered unit, the trailer and the cargo is called?
21.
What happens if you spend 8 hours in the sleeper berth?
22.
When hauling livestock, to prevent them from moving around too much and causing a dangerous situation you would use:
23.
What is the safe number to use in calculations for the weight of fuel?
24.
What is the minimum WLL required of tiedowns securing loaded intermodal containers on non-chassis vehicles?
25.
If you must cross into the oncoming lane to make a turn, you should:
26.
.5g is equal to what?
27.
When driving at night you should use your high beams when oncoming traffic is not within ____ feet?
28.
You may hang up on a railroad track if:
29.
If you need to leave the road in a traffic emergency, you should:
30.
When turning quickly in an emergency, which of the following applies:
31.
Aggregate Working Load Limit is defined as:
32.
Should brake adjustment be checked often?
33.
When you see a pedestrian or bicyclist along the road you should:
34.
What is the WLL of a 1/2-inch Grade 70 tiedown?
35.
Which of the following has the greatest affect on the gross vehicle weight?
36.
Which of these statements about overhead clearance is true?
37.
When parked on the side of a two-lane road carrying traffic in both directions, place warning devices:
38.
You are required to inspect your truck within how many miles after beginning the trip?
39.
Working Load Limit (WLL)is defined as:
40.
Which of these is NOT a danger of a rough acceleration?
41.
What is a headboard?
42.
How many reflective triangles are required to be kept as part of a trucks emergency equipment?
43.
What is the maximum ideal angle for an effective direct tiedown?
44.
What is the presumed resistance to horizontal movement of friction mats?
45.
The maximum number of encroachments allowed on a particular exam exercise is:
46.
On what day and time does an 11 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2

47.
Which of these is true about mirror adjusting?
48.
When securing concrete pipe over 45 inches loaded crosswise, which direction must the tiedowns on the front half of the load run?
49.
There will be times when you must take a minimum of a 30 minute break off duty before performing which of the following tasks?
50.
CDL drivers from New York State require the Metal Coils Endorsement when transporting metals coils weighing: