Free Kansas 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 KS General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the Kansas CDL Manual. Our CDL practice test pack covers most of the subject areas on the Kansas 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 Kansas 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 KS commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
KS CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
The best drivers are those who watch and prepare for hazards. This is called _________ driving.
2.
When is the driver responsible for inspecting cargo and securing devices?
3.
When is it necessary to learn how a fire extinguisher works?
4.
Define 'bolster':
5.
Which of these statements about using turn signals is true?
6.
When a driver stops and reverses direction to get a better position during the driving exam, it is considered a(n):
7.
What time does a 14 hour rule violation occur?
8.
When starting a bus on a level surface with good traction there is often no need for:
9.
As the blood alcohol concentration (BAC) goes up, what happens?
10.
When making a left turn, you should do which of the following?
11.
Using radar detectors in commercial vehicles:
12.
Concrete pipe loaded crosswise generally:
13.
In case of tire failure, you should do all of the following except:
14.
When driving in cold weather your tire tread should:
15.
What is the minimum weight of a load of metal coils that requires specific securement practices?
16.
In cargo securement, a wedge is defined as:
17.
When driving at night, you should:
18.
For safer night time driving, windshields and mirrors should be:
19.
What are the four basic weight limits?
20.
A container chassis vehicle is defined as:
21.
A cleat is a short piece of wood used:
22.
How many violations occur on the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
23.
You should signal continuously while turning because:
24.
The maximum distance from the rear allowed for attaching mechanisms used to secure roll-on/roll-off containers is:
25.
Drivers are generally only allowed to use cell phones or text in all of the following situations except:
26.
Which of these statements about downshifting is true?
27.
Backing into a space that is to the right rear of your vehicle is referred to as:
28.
Using controlled braking, brakes are applied as hard as possible:
29.
Which of these statements about marking a stopped vehicle is true?
30.
Most skids:
31.
What are most front-wheel skids caused by:
32.
You may hang up on a railroad track if:
33.
When confronted with an aggressive driver, you should do all of the following except:
34.
What are the two most common tandem slider rail hole spacings, and roughly how much weight is transferred per hole?
35.
Which of the following is not a reason why loads should be secured?
36.
A friction mat is used to:
37.
How far should a driver look ahead of the vehicle while driving?
38.
Empty trucks:
39.
A key principle to remember about loading cargo is to keep the load:
40.
What is the WLL of a 1/2-inch Grade 70 tiedown?
41.
High beams should only be used at a distance of:
42.
Working Load Limit (WLL)is defined as:
43.
All of the following are good tips to staying fit and ready to drive except:
44.
The distance that you should look ahead of your vehicle while driving is about __ at low speed.
45.
What is the minimum nominal dimension of timber blocking used to secure concrete pipe?
46.
How many reflective triangles are required to be kept as part of a trucks emergency equipment?
47.
What violation has occurred at 8:00 a.m. on Day 2?
Day 1

Day 2
48.
Which day below contains a 30 minute break violation?
Day 1

Day 2
49.
Indirect tiedowns create what direction of force?
50.
Shifting gears on most heavy vehicles using manual transmissions will require: