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 a good thing to do when driving on slippery roads?
2.
High beams should be:
3.
Special permits will be required for loads that are:
4.
When the hydraulic brakes fail while you are driving, the system will not build up pressure and the brake pedal will feel spongy or go to the floor. What should you do?
5.
To stop a drive-wheel skid, you should:
6.
When approaching a railroad crossing, which of these safety precautions applies?
7.
Which of these is correct about emergency or evasive action?
8.
Cargo with a high center of gravity:
9.
When road lighting is poor or confusing, you should:
10.
What is the minimum weight of a load of metal coils that requires specific securement practices?
11.
How many tiedowns are required on a stack of shortwood loaded crosswise?
12.
What violations occurred on Day 2 of this example?
Day 1

Day 2
13.
Which statement below is true?
14.
What is true about using a heater?
15.
What is the minimum amount of rearward force that a cargo securement system must withstand?
16.
To avoid driving when tired, if at all possible you should schedule your trips:
17.
When entering or crossing traffic, observe all of the following except:
18.
In bad weather many drivers tailgate large vehicles. What should you do?
19.
When shifting you should do all of the following except:
20.
Medicine used to treat the common cold:
21.
What happens if you spend 8 hours in the sleeper berth?
22.
What affect will sliding the trailer tandems forward have on the weight distribution?
23.
Passing on the wrong side of the road, passing in a school zone, and driving the wrong way on a one-way street are all specific examples of:
24.
EOBR's are required to automatically record which of the following?
25.
Which of these is a good thing to remember about using mirrors?
26.
Which of these should you NOT do in an emergency situation?
27.
Which of the following is not a requirement for shortwood loaded lengthwise?
28.
What should you do if you are unsure whether you have enough overhead clearance?
29.
An anchor point is defined as:
30.
'Blocking' is defined as:
31.
Using 7 miles per gallon as your fuel mileage and 8 pounds per gallon for the weight of fuel, how much total fuel weight will you burn off in 210 miles?
32.
If a CDL-holder's privilege to drive non-CMV's is revoked or suspended more than once for alcohol, felony, or controlled substance violations, the CDL will be disqualified for:
33.
Controlled braking:
34.
Based on the following figures, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the drive axles?

Percentage of fuel weight to drive axles: 30%

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,275, drives: 33,750, gross: 77,220

35.
When your vehicle is out of gear for more than its length, it will be scored as:
36.
Merging to the road is safest if you:
37.
Some common causes of vehicle fires are spilled fuel, improper fueling, under-inflated tires, and:
38.
If loading and securing paper rolls on a second layer:
39.
Which of these items is NOT checked for a pre-trip inspection?
40.
When you are parked on the side of the road at night you must:
41.
If you have used up all of your 14 hour on duty time, how many hours would you regain after an 8 hour break in the sleeper berth?
42.
What does BAC stand for?
43.
When securing a single metal coil with eye vertical, tiedowns must be arranged according the all of the following except:
44.
HOS regulations were designed to do all of the following except:
45.
A container chassis vehicle, by definition, is:
46.
Which of these lights cannot be checked at the same time?
47.
When starting down a hill, instead of using the foot brakes to control speed:
48.
Your trailer has a 6 inch hole spacing in the tandem slider rail and your trailer tandems are 900 pounds overweight. What is the minimum number of holes you will have to slide the tandems to get the tandems within legal limits?
49.
A Class A CDL is required to drive a combination vehicle of over 26,001 lbs towing a vehicle weighing:
50.
Improperly loaded or secured cargo: