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.
When using the brakes on a steep downgrade, which of the following applies?
2.
You are checking your tires for a pre-trip inspection. Which of these statements is true?
3.
Which of these statements about stopping distance and speed is true?
4.
When securing concrete pipe over 45 inches loaded crosswise, which direction must the tiedowns on the rear half of the load run?
5.
You are driving on a clear night. You must dim your headlights from high to low. You should adjust your speed so that you can stop within:
6.
Which of these statements about speed management is true?
7.
All lights and reflectors should be operating properly, clean, and:
8.
If your brakes fail on a downgrade, you must first:
9.
Which of the following is not a method of securing side-by-side cargo?
10.
The maximum weight limit on a single axle is:
11.
In case of illness that prevents you from driving safely, you should:
12.
Proper fire prevention should include paying attention to all of these except:
13.
A stake pocket is:
14.
When loaded cement pipe over 45 inches in diameter, which pipes should be blocked, wedged, or otherwise immobilized?
15.
What is the minimum Working Load Limit for the entire securement system?
16.
A female housing fixed to the side or ends of a vehicle to receive a stake or peg, and may also be used as an anchor point is a:
17.
When securing metal coils with eyes vertical, the angle between tiedown and deck, if possible, should be:
18.
What is the best advice for drivers when a heavy fog occurs?
19.
Overweight, oversized loads:
20.
All of the following apply to farm vehicle operator CDL exemption except:
21.
You must keep the papers about hauling hazardous materials:
22.
You are driving a truck with a manual transmission. What gear will you probably have to use to take a long, steep downhill grade?
23.
Cargo is contained when:
24.
What is a reusable, transportable enclosure that is especially designed with integral locking devices that secure it to a container chassis trailer to facilitate the efficient and bulk shipping and transfer of goods by, or between various modes of transport, such as highway, rail, sea, and air.?
25.
Specific suspension problems that drivers should look for include which of the following:
26.
The engine brake effect is greater when the engine is _____ governed RPM and the transmission is on a _____ gear.
27.
Who must complete a log?
28.
When loading paper rolls with eyes horizontal, which of the following is not a requirement for stacking a second layer?
29.
Which of the following is not a requirement for shortwood loaded lengthwise?
30.
Which of these is a good thing to do when steering to avoid a crash?
31.
You are driving a heavy vehicle with a manual transmission. You have to stop the vehicle on the shoulder while driving on an uphill grade. Which of these is a good rule to follow when putting it back in motion up the grade?
32.
When you are starting to move up a hill from a stop:
33.
A chock is generally used to secure:
34.
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?
35.
You are checking your brakes and suspension system for a pre-trip inspection. Which of these statements is NOT true?
36.
Which statement is true?
37.
To satisfy general cargo securement requirements, what is the minimum WLL for securing vehicles under 10,000 lbs?
38.
Under the adverse driving conditions exception, how many additional hours can you drive?
39.
A 'hook-lift container' is:
40.
Which of these statements about overhead clearance is true?
41.
The basic control skills exam allows for a maximum of how many points scored?
42.
If you have a heavy load that is slowing you down on an upgrade you should:
43.
Requirements for securing heavy vehicles, equipment, and machinery apply at what weight?
44.
What is the minimum WLL used to block forward movement of cargo weighing 36,500 lbs?
45.
What is the maximum ideal angle for an effective direct tiedown?
46.
"You do not have a hazardous materials endorsement on your commercials driver’s license. You are asked to deliver hazardous materials in a placarded vehicle. You should:"
47.
Which of the statements about an inspection of the suspension components is true?
48.
As part of their pre-trip cargo securement inspection, drivers should:
49.
The term 'edge protector' refers to:
50.
When securing concrete bell pipe in multiple complete tiers, all of the following are true except: