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.
Void filler is:
2.
You are driving on a clear night with your low beam lights on. If your headlights let you see about 250 feet ahead of you, you should adjust your speed so that you can stop within about _____ feet.
3.
When is it necessary to learn how a fire extinguisher works?
4.
You are checking your tires for a pre-trip inspection. Which of these statements is true?
5.
What violation occurs on the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
6.
Any driver convicted of violating an out-of-service order will be disqualified for a minimum of:
7.
What is the aggregate WLL of two indirect tiedowns with a WLL of 5,000 lbs, and one tiedown with a WLL of 6,000 lbs?
8.
Which of these is not a brake check you normally do during your walk-around inspection?
9.
ABS malfunction lights will be what color?
10.
Which of these is a good thing to remember when crossing or entering traffic with a heavy vehicle?
11.
In case of illness that prevents you from driving safely, you should:
12.
All of the following are requirements for transporting coils with eyes crosswise except:
13.
All of the following are exempt from needing a CDL except:
14.
A single metal coil with eye vertical weighing 6,350 lbs requires tiedowns with a minimum aggregate WLL of:
15.
Retarders:
16.
Which of these are not part of the front pre-trip inspection?
17.
All of the following are considered excessive speeding except:
18.
What is a rub rail?
19.
Which means of securement is prohibited when transporting coils with
the coil eye crosswise on the vehicle?
20.
When is it acceptable to use amphetamines to help you stay awake while driving?
21.
If you load cargo into the overhang portion of the trailer, what will be the result?
22.
What factor has the greatest affect on how much weight is moved per hole in the tandem slider rail?
23.
What does EOBR stand for?
24.
Rims with welding repairs or missing lugs:
25.
You are driving a truck with a manual transmission. What gear will you probably have to use to take a long, steep downhill grade?
26.
What is the 8 day / 70 hour on duty limit?
27.
Distracted driving could be any of the following except:
28.
Using controlled braking, brakes are applied as hard as possible:
29.
Escape ramps:
30.
Gross combination weight (GCW) is:
31.
How does the weight of the vehicle affect stopping distance?
32.
"Fully Contained" means:
33.
Controlled braking is:
34.
When loading a trailer, if the cargo is loaded all to the rear, it may result in:
35.
Which of the following is not a requirement of wood used as blocking or bracing?
36.
Drivers of trucks and tractor-trailers with cargo must check that the cargo is well secured within the first ___ miles of the trip.
37.
To satisfy general cargo securement requirements, what is the minimum WLL for securing vehicles under 10,000 lbs?
38.
What is low-speed offtracking?
39.
Given that general cargo securement requires a WLL of at least 50% of cargo weight, how many 1/2-inch Grade 70 chains would be required for a load of 34,500 lbs?
40.
You must drive on a slippery road. Which of these is a good thing to do in such a situation?
41.
Which statement below accurately describes the 11 hour driving limit?
42.
Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of tire failure?
43.
All of these are requirements for securing longwood lengthwise except:
44.
Whenever you double your speed, it will require how much more distance to stop?
45.
Low-beam headlights generally light to a distance of:
46.
What is the presumed resistance to horizontal movement of friction mats?
47.
How long does it typically take a tractor-trailer to cross a single set of railroad tracks?
48.
Which of these is the most important thing to remember about emergency braking?
49.
As part of their pre-trip cargo securement inspection, drivers should:
50.
Shifting gears on most heavy vehicles using manual transmissions will require: