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.
You're loaded heavy with 1/2 tank of fuel onboard. Using the following numbers, where should you move the 5th wheel to get it setup properly?

steer axle: 10,800 pounds
drive axles: 34,700 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
2.
Which of these statements about stopping distance and speed is true?
3.
Which of these statements about driving in areas with strong wind is true?
4.
The purpose of the retarders is to:
5.
What time does a 14 hour rule violation occur?
6.
The BAC (Blood Alcohol Concentration) for commercial drivers to be considered intoxicated when driving a commercial vehicle is:
7.
How many days are you required to keep your completed logs?
8.
If the cargo is fully contained in a sided vehicle, what is the minimum requirement for withstanding sideways force?
9.
Applying the brakes repeatedly on a downgrade to reduce speed 5 mph below your target is called:
10.
Hazmat placards are what shape?
11.
Whenever you double your speed, your vehicle has about how many times of destructive power if it crashes?
12.
After taking 10 consecutive hours off duty, a driver begins to work at 8:00 a.m. The driver may operate a commercial motor vehicle until what time?
13.
A stack of shortwood loaded lengthwise can be secured with one tiedown if:
14.
Using 6 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 600 miles?
15.
When starting to move the truck, when is it acceptable to roll backwards?
16.
What is a cab shield?
17.
Which of these is not required knowledge for drivers seeking a hazardous material endorsement?
18.
On which of the below logs did a violation occur?

Day 1



Day 2

19.
The distance the truck will travel between noticing a hazard and hitting the brakes is:
20.
You are starting your vehicle in motion from a stop. As you apply power to the drive wheels, they start to spin. You should:
21.
You receive a scale ticket and your drive axles are 31,700 and your trailer tandems are 35,100. Based upon a trailer with 6 inch slider rail hole spacings, what is the minimum number of holes you would have to slide the tandems to get the weight legal, and what would the final weights be?
22.
Which of these statements about double clutching and shifting is true?
23.
What does EOBR stand for?
24.
When securing paper rolls on a flatbed or curtainside vehicle, it is acceptable to stack rolls with eyes vertical:
25.
How many violations have occurred on the below log?
26.
Which of these do not provide extra gears on some trucks?
27.
What is the Federal standard for the weight limit on a single axle?
28.
When stopping behind another vehicle, a safe gap to leave is one that:
29.
"Fully Contained" means:
30.
What should you do if you are unsure whether you have enough overhead clearance?
31.
You must park on a side of a level, straight, four-lane divided highway. Where should you place the reflective triangles?
32.
In a pressurized cooling system, coolant level should be checked:
33.
Some large trucks have curved mirrors. These mirrors:
34.
What is the cargo's center of gravity?
35.
Under normal circumstances, what is the maximum allowed width for commercial vehicles?
36.
When your vehicle is out of gear for more than its length, it will be scored as:
37.
Any CDL holder found to operating a CMV with ANY alcohol in his/her system will be placed out-of-service for a minimum of:
38.
During the Stop/Start maneuver, when stopped, your vehicle:
39.
If loading and securing paper rolls on a second layer:
40.
Vehicles should be equipped with all of the following emergency equipment except:
41.
What is the best way to determine what percentage of the weight of fuel will go to each set of axles?
42.
To adjust driving space to slippery conditions, all of the following are space considerations except:
43.
Which of these statements about tires and hot weather driving is true?
44.
What is aggregate working load limit?
45.
You should stop driving:
46.
Your trailer has a 6 inch hole spacing in the tandem slider rail and your trailer tandems are 900 pounds overweight. What is the minimum number of holes you will have to slide the tandems to get the tandems within legal limits?
47.
Indirect tiedowns create what direction of force?
48.
Working Load Limit (WLL)is defined as:
49.
Products that pose a risk to health, safety
and property during transportation are called:
50.
When driving downhill, you should use the service brakes: