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'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.
You must drive through deep or flowing water, you should not:
3.
What does HOS stand for?
4.
When the roads are slippery, you should:
5.
What should be true about other drivers:
6.
Which of these is a good thing to do when driving at night?
7.
How many days are you required to keep your completed logs?
8.
When securing an intermodal container on a chassis, what is the maximum allowable vertical travel when secured?
9.
When using tiedowns to secure boulders, all of the following are requirements except:
10.
When is it a good idea to use drugs to help you stay awake while driving?
11.
What keeps an engine cool in hot weather driving?
12.
Vehicles exempt from Certificate of Safety inspection requirements include:
13.
Besides prescription drugs verified by a doctor as safe for driving, what other drugs are acceptable while driving?
14.
Drivers should be aware that convex mirrors will make reflections look:
15.
How many knots are acceptable in a properly working tiedown?
16.
What should you do when you see a hazard in the roadway ahead of you?
17.
You are starting your vehicle in motion from a stop. As you apply power to the drive wheels, they start to spin. You should:
18.
To prevent brake fade you should:
19.
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: 12,300 pounds
drive axles: 33,100 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
20.
A hazmat endorsement will be denied or canceled if:
21.
Why should you always plan on arriving to your destination as quickly as possible?
22.
Adding or burning off fuel will mainly change the amount of weight on which axles?
23.
There are two types of jackknife, they are:
24.
A chock is defined as:
25.
A sided vehicle containing cargo weighing 35,980 lbs must be able to withstand a rearward force of at least:
26.
Requirements for securing a non-cubic shaped boulder with a stable base include all of the following except:
27.
When loading bell pipe on one tier, all of the following apply except:
28.
A combination of securing devices which form an assembly that attaches cargo to, or restrains cargo on, a vehicle or trailer, and is attached to anchor point(s) is a:
29.
What happens if an EOBR malfunctions?
30.
When calculating directional forces, 'g' is expressed as:
31.
Some large trucks have curved mirrors. These mirrors:
32.
Which of these is true about hauling hazardous materials?
33.
What is the only acceptable cure for driver fatigue?
34.
After turning and getting up to speed:
35.
When securing a metal coil with eyes lengthwise, all of the following are steps for securement option #1 except for:
36.
Can state inspectors inspect your truck or bus?
37.
What hours must your logbook show?
38.
Minimum tread depth on every groove on all tires must be at least:
39.
What should you do when your vehicle hydroplanes?
40.
Coming down steep, long, downgrades will require a driver to:
41.
What is bell pipe concrete?
42.
Which of these statements about the hazard of vehicle fire is true?
43.
What can be the result of too much weight on the back of the trailer?
44.
On what day and time does an 11 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2

45.
You should try to avoid driving in fog:
46.
When securing concrete pipe up to 45 inches loaded crosswise, tiedowns through the pipe must be:
47.
When securing paper rolls with eyes vertical in a sided vehicle all of the following are acceptable except:
48.
A bulkhead is used:
49.
When securing paper rolls with eyes crosswise, which of the following can be used to prevent side-to-side shifting when there is more than 8 inches of space to the wall?
50.
The maximum number of allowable looks and/or pull-ups on any particular exam exercise is: