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 merging:
2.
Which of these statements about emergency steering is true?
3.
When are helpers needed to back your vehicle?
4.
Which statement is true?
5.
Sometimes you need to leave a road to avoid a hazard or emergency. When you do, you should keep in mind, that:
6.
You are driving a 40-foot vehicle at 35 mph. The road is dry, and visibility is good. What is the least amount of space you should keep in front of your vehicle to be safe?
7.
The BAC (Blood Alcohol Concentration) for commercial drivers to be considered intoxicated when driving a commercial vehicle is:
8.
What should be true about other drivers:
9.
The North American Cargo Securement Standard cover vehicles weighing:
10.
When using stab braking, all of the following are steps except
11.
If the cargo is fully contained in a sided vehicle, what is the minimum requirement for withstanding sideways force?
12.
Which violation occurs on the below example?
13.
Who is responsible for ensuring that the vehicles, anchor points and other securement components are in good working order?
14.
In mountain driving you will have to use a lower gear to drive safely on a grade. Which of these does NOT affect your choice of gear?
15.
Service brake stopping action should be tested at:
16.
Which statement below is true?
17.
Which of the following statements about speed management is true?
18.
Sliding the 5th wheel will change the weight distribution almost exclusively between which sets of axles?
19.
A hazmat endorsement will be denied or canceled if:
20.
Which of the following is considered on duty time
21.
A device placed between the deck of a vehicle and car or between articles of cargo, intended to provide greater friction than exists naturally between these surfaces is:
22.
If you are being tailgated, you should not:
23.
Which of the following is not true of Working Load Limit (WLL)?
24.
Securing heavy vehicles or equipment with crawler tracks or wheel requires a minimum of how many tiedowns?
25.
A sided vehicle containing cargo weighing 35,980 lbs must be able to withstand a rearward force of at least:
26.
Using the following numbers for your calculations, how much weight will come off your steer axle?


Miles per gallon: 7
Miles travelled: 280
Percenatage of fuel weight on steer axle: 80%
27.
A placarded vehicle must have how many identical placards?
28.
You are driving a heavy vehicle. You must exit a highway using an off-ramp that curves downhill. You should:
29.
What is a cab shield?
30.
An example of reckless driving is:
31.
When calculating directional forces, 'g' is expressed as:
32.
In general, the best braking technique to use in maintaining a safe speed when driving on a downgrade is:
33.
Which of these would NOT help if windshield is covered with ice?
34.
Specific cargo securement rules on automobiles and light trucks apply to vehicles of what weight?
35.
Cargo securement for a load weighing 37,000 lbs must be able to withstand a minimum forward braking force of:
36.
What does GCWR stand for?
37.
Make sure that splash guards are properly fastened, and not:
38.
In Oregon, the maximum weight on the steer axle is listed as 600 pounds per inch of tire tread width up to 20,000 pounds. Your steer tires have a load rating of 6,150 pounds each and are 10 inches wide. What is the maximum legal weight your steer axle can carry in Oregon?
39.
Which of these statements about engine overheating is true?
40.
Stab braking should not be used on vehicles with:
41.
The most common cause of skids is:
42.
When securing flattened or crushed cars on a vehicle with containment on 2 sides, how many tiedowns, at minimum, are required?
43.
Whenever you double your speed, it will require how much more distance to stop?
44.
Which of these statements about staying alert to drive is true?
45.
A container chassis vehicle, by definition, is:
46.
You should always turn on your emergency four-way flashers when you:
47.
What is the minimum number of tie-downs to be used on flatbed cargo?
48.
When securing a single metal coil with eyes vertical:
49.
What is Gross Vehicle Weight Rating?
50.
According to the general rule, for how much space should you leave in front of your vehicle at speeds below 40 mph?