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.
Vehicle skids are often caused by:
2.
You can see a marking on a vehicle ahead of you. The marking is a red triangle with an orange center. What does the marking mean?
3.
When is the driver responsible for inspecting cargo and securing devices?
4.
All of the following are requirements for dividing vehicles over 33ft except:
5.
What time does a 14 hour rule violation occur?
6.
The North American Cargo Securement Standard cover vehicles weighing:
7.
Securing cargo on a flatbed trailer is typically done using:
8.
You are checking your steering and exhaust system in a pre-trip inspection. Which of these problems, if found, should be fixed before the vehicle is driven?
9.
Which statement is true about extending the 14 hour on duty clock by using the 8 hour sleeper berth provision?
10.
If the cargo is fully contained in a sided vehicle, what is the minimum requirement for withstanding sideways force?
11.
There are three maximum limits you must follow at all times. Those limits are:
12.
You should lightly apply your brakes to flash the brake lights if:
13.
Commercial drivers are allowed to hold CDL's in how many states at the same time?
14.
What is the aggregate WLL of one 7/15 inch Grade 43 chain, and three 5/16 inch Grade 70 chains?
15.
Concrete pipe loaded crosswise generally:
16.
Instead of stopping in an emergency, what is many times the safer action?
17.
A stake pocket is:
18.
For your safety, when setting out reflective triangles you should:
19.
Why should drivers always be looking for hazards?
20.
In case of which fires can you use water to put it out?
21.
Which of the following is considered on duty time
22.
What is the Aggregate WLL of the securement system for a load secured with 7 tiedowns: 3 rated at WLL of 4,000 lbs, 2 at 6,500, and 1 at 8,000?
23.
When hauling livestock, to prevent them from moving around too much and causing a dangerous situation you would use:
24.
Drivers must inspect the securement of cargo every 150 miles or:
25.
Which of the following headlight issues can be hazardous?
26.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2
27.
You should try to park so that:
28.
Which of these is true about tire pressure?
29.
When driving at night you should use your high beams when oncoming traffic is not within ____ feet?
30.
Which of the following vehicles will have the longest stopping distance?
31.
When you are starting to move up a hill from a stop:
32.
When turning quickly in an emergency, which of the following applies:
33.
Which statement is true?
34.
When vehicles towing trailers go into a drive-wheel skid, the trailer can push the towing vehicle sideways, causing a:
35.
When securing heavy vehicles, what is the minimum WLL of each tiedown?
36.
Which of these statements about overhead clearance is true?
37.
Overall length limit on vehicles transporting machinery, poles, or structural objects is:
38.
Specific parts of the CDL driving and skills exam include which of the following?
39.
A DUI conviction for a CDL-holder will result in disqualification for a minimum of:
40.
When backing, all of the following are important safety rules:
41.
To avoid an accident you moved to the shoulder. The shoulder is clear, you should:
42.
Cargo must satisfy one of the following securement conditions except:
43.
What is the maximum angle recommended for tiedowns securing cement pipe loaded crosswise, relative to the deck?
44.
A major safety concern of a broken or faulty exhaust system is:
45.
While driving, the freight must not:
46.
The maximum number of encroachments allowed on a particular exam exercise is:
47.
What is the minimum number of tiedowns to use on a load 4ft 7in long, and weighing 1,237 lbs?
48.
When involved in an accident and not seriously injured, basic steps you should take include assist the injured, notify authorities, and:
49.
Some suggestions for reducing stress and aggressiveness while driving might include all of the following except:
50.
Option #1 for securing coils transported with eyes lengthwise includes: