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.
Vehicle skids are often caused by:
2.
The center of gravity of a load:
3.
You are driving on a slippery road during the day. What does the Driver’s manual say about how much space you should keep ahead of your truck?
4.
Which statement below is false?
5.
Which of these is NOT a danger when an automatic transmission is forced into a low gear at a high speed?
6.
Tourists may be hazardous because?
7.
Which of these is true about driving in a tunnel?
8.
The primary cause of fatal crashes is:
9.
Which of the following can be used as part of the cargo securement system?
10.
Securing cargo on a flatbed trailer is typically done using:
11.
Which statement is true about extending the 14 hour on duty clock by using the 8 hour sleeper berth provision?
12.
Hazmat placards are what shape?
13.
After taking 10 consecutive hours off duty, a driver begins to work at 8:00 a.m. The driver may operate a commercial motor vehicle until what time?
14.
When approaching a railroad crossing, which of these safety precautions applies?
15.
Which day below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
16.
To test for leaks on hydraulic brake systems:
17.
You're in Illinois which allows up to 20,000 pounds on the steer axle. You're heading to Indiana which only allows 12,000 on the steer axle. Your steer tires have a load rating of 6,500 pounds each. What is the maximum legal weight your steer axle can be for each of the two states?
18.
Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) means the following:
19.
When securing rolls of paper with eyes vertical, how many points of contact are required to consider a roll secure?
20.
A tank vehicle endorsement is required to drive tank vehicles with a combined capacity of:
21.
Which of these statements about drugs is true?
22.
When securing concrete pipe with a diameter up to 45 inches loaded crosswise as a group, a crosswise tiedown should be used every how many feet?
23.
When securing rows of coils, requirements include all of the following except:
24.
What is a rub rail?
25.
If you load cargo into the overhang portion of the trailer, what will be the result?
26.
The 14 hour limit can be extended by:
27.
What is the 8 day / 70 hour on duty limit?
28.
Which of the following require an additional CDL endorsement to drive?
29.
Rust around wheel nuts may indicate what?
30.
What violation has occurred at 10:00 a.m. on Day 2?
Day 1

Day 2
31.
What happens if an EOBR malfunctions?
32.
Which of the following vehicles will have the longest stopping distance?
33.
Which of the following is not a requirement of wood used as blocking or bracing?
34.
Some large trucks have curved mirrors. These mirrors:
35.
An ABS light that comes on or stays on while driving indicates:
36.
You are driving a heavy vehicle. You must exit a highway using an off-ramp that curves downhill. You should:
37.
Overall length limit on vehicles transporting machinery, poles, or structural objects is:
38.
To avoid a crash, you had to drive onto the right shoulder. You are now driving at 40 mph on the shoulder. How should you move back into the pavement?
39.
What happens to tar on the road pavement during hot weather?
40.
Which of the following is considered off duty time?
41.
What violation occurs in the example below?
Day 1
42.
The value specified by the manufacturer as the loaded weight of a combination vehicle is?
43.
Heavy vehicles often move slower than others. Which of these is NOT a good rule to follow while driving a heavy vehicle?
44.
On what day and time does an 11 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2

45.
The definition for "shortwood" identifies pieces that are no longer than:
46.
When involved in an accident and not seriously injured, basic steps you should take include assist the injured, notify authorities, and:
47.
Most good drivers will look ahead:
48.
There will be times when you must take a minimum of a 30 minute break off duty before performing which of the following tasks?
49.
When securing paper rolls with eyes vertical in a sided vehicle all of the following are acceptable except:
50.
What is a rub rail?