Free Indiana 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 IN General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the Indiana CDL manual. Our CDL practice test covers most of the subject areas on the Indiana 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 Indiana CDL Practice Test will refine your driving knowledge so you can earn your CDL and start driving on the roads. Let’s take our practice test now!

Our CDL practice tests:
Based on 2022 IN commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
IN CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
You are driving at night and you must dim your headlights for traffic. Good speed management says you should:
2.
What are the Federal standards for the gross vehicle weight of a 5 axle commercial vehicle?
3.
When are helpers needed to back your vehicle?
4.
When driving vehicles with ABS, braking:
5.
Which of these is NOT a danger when an automatic transmission is forced into a low gear at a high speed?
6.
In case of a fire, you should pull off the road and do all of the following except:
7.
Which of the following can be used as part of the cargo securement system?
8.
Backing of the commercial vehicle is:
9.
Which of these statements about speed management is true?
10.
A row of metal coils loaded with eyes lengthwise requires how many direct tiedowns over each side-by-side row or coil?
11.
All lights and reflectors should be operating properly, clean, and:
12.
You are driving a vehicle that could be driven safely at 55 mph on an open road. But traffic is heavy and other vehicles drive at the speed of 35 mph, though the speed limit is 55 mph. The safest speed for your vehicle is more likely to be:
13.
In cargo securement, what is a 'cleat' defined as?
14.
On what day and time does an 11 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2
15.
What is a 34 hour restart?
16.
In cargo securement, a wedge is defined as:
17.
Service brake stopping action should be tested at:
18.
What is the main factor affecting the low-speed offtracking of a tractor trailer?
19.
A bulkhead is defined as:
20.
The total weight of a powered unit, the trailer and the cargo is called?
21.
Another name for 'skid', a platform or tray on which cargo is placed so that it can be handled as an article.
22.
Three serious traffic violations in a 3-year period will result in a CDL disqualification of:
23.
What is the most important reason to inspect your truck or bus?
24.
As part of the log packing requirements:
25.
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:
26.
When securing concrete pipe with a diameter of more than 45 inches loaded crosswise, how many tiedowns are required through each pipe at minimum?
27.
A car suddenly cuts in front of you, creating a hazard. Which of these actions should you NOT take?
28.
Cargo and securement devices should be checked within how many miles after starting a trip?
29.
A school bus endorsement is required in order to transport:
30.
Your vehicle is in a traffic emergency and may collide with another vehicle if you do not take action. Which of these is a good rule to remember at such a time?
31.
You receive a scale ticket and your drive axles are 32,200 and your trailer tandems are 35,100. Based upon the two most common tandem slider rail hole spacings, what is the minimum number of holes you would have to slide the tandems to get the weight legal, and in which direction?
32.
In cargo securement, the deck is:
33.
A waterproof sheet used to cover cargo is a:
34.
What is the minimum requirement for securing roll-off and hook containers?
35.
A friction mat is used to:
36.
When you are passing a vehicle, pedestrian, or bicycle you should assume that:
37.
If an oncoming vehicle drifts into your lane you should:
38.
Cargo securement for a load weighing 37,000 lbs must be able to withstand a minimum forward braking force of:
39.
Your log must include all of the following except:
40.
What is the primary goal of implementing the Bridge Formula?
41.
To protect the area after an accident, steps you should take include:
42.
Which of these is the proper signal to change lane?
43.
Requirements for securing heavy vehicles, equipment, and machinery apply at what weight?
44.
The most common cause of skids is:
45.
When checking the general condition of the vehicle, which of the following should be specifically addressed?
46.
Most good drivers will look ahead:
47.
Oil, coolant, charging circuit warning lights should go out:
48.
According to the general rule, for how much space should you leave in front of your vehicle at speeds below 40 mph?
49.
If you're able to arrive early for a delivery, you should:
50.
How many days worth of logbook entries must you have available to show during an inspection?