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.
Which of these is not part of the pre-trip inspection of the engine compartment?
2.
When driving at more than 40 mph, what is the safe minimum following distance for ideal daytime conditions?
3.
One can recognize hazardous materials by looking on the container:
4.
On what day and time does a 14 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2
5.
The purpose of the retarders is to:
6.
Which of these is true about driving in a tunnel?
7.
The primary cause of fatal crashes is:
8.
The BAC (Blood Alcohol Concentration) for commercial drivers to be considered intoxicated when driving a commercial vehicle is:
9.
When making a left turn, you should do which of the following?
10.
Which day below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
11.
When securing a load of lengthwise longwood logs weighing 42,500 lbs, what is the minimum aggregate WLL required for tiedowns? (rounded up to nearest lb)
12.
Which of the statements about pre-trip inspection is true?
13.
What is the minimum Working Load Limit for the entire securement system?
14.
Which of these statements about drugs is true?
15.
All of the following are key parts of the steering system except:
16.
When you are driving on a snow packed road, you should reduce your speed by:
17.
Sliding the 5th wheel will change the weight distribution almost exclusively between which sets of axles?
18.
For safer night time driving, windshields and mirrors should be:
19.
What is the best advice for drivers when a heavy fog occurs?
20.
When securing concrete pipe with a diameter up to 45 inches loaded crosswise as a group,lengthwise tiedowns should be either one 1/2 in chain or wire rope, or:
21.
Why should drivers avoid foreign objects in the road?
22.
A tiedown is defined as:
23.
When securing paper rolls with eyes horizontal, which of the following should be used to secure the rear-most roll?
24.
In cargo securement, bracing is:
25.
Which of the following is not an acceptable method of containing loose parts when securing flattened or crushed vehicles?
26.
What is the minimum securement requirement for paper rolls with eyes vertical with a width between 1.25 and 1.76 its diameter?
27.
The load carrying area of a truck, trailer, or intermodal container is referred to as the:
28.
Which violations have occurred in the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
29.
Most skids:
30.
The condition in which water or slush collects on the road and your tires lose contact and have little or no traction is called:
31.
Who must complete a log?
32.
Which of these statements about rear drive wheel braking skid is true?
33.
A chock is generally used to secure:
34.
In case of a fire in the cargo area of a van or box trailer, you should:
35.
"Brake fade" is:
36.
When changing lanes, put you turn signal on, and:
37.
You should use your horn when:
38.
When crossing railroad tracks in a placarded vehicle or a bus:
39.
Combination vehicles must display license plates:
40.
The distance that you should look ahead of your vehicle while driving is about __ at low speed.
41.
When driving with ABS, remember:
42.
When a tiedown is attached directly to the cargo, what is the ideal angle where it attached to the vehicle?
43.
If you hear on the radio that there is a major snowstorm forecast along your route, will you qualify for the Adverse Driving Conditions Exception?
44.
You should stop driving:
45.
How much force is the securement system required to withstand in terms of cargo weight?
46.
It is safe to remove the radiator cap or any other part of the pressurized system:
47.
Working Load Limit (WLL)is defined as:
48.
CDL drivers from New York State require the Metal Coils Endorsement when transporting metals coils weighing:
49.
Within the requirements for concrete pipe, which of these requires specific securement methods?
50.
On combination vehicles longer than 20 feet or wider than 80 inches, amber or yellow reflectors must be installed: