Free Kentucky 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 KY General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the KY CDL Manual. Our CDL practice test covers most of the subject areas on the Kentucky 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 Kentucky 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 KY commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
KY CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
What are the Federal standards for the gross vehicle weight of a 5 axle commercial vehicle?
2.
You must drive through deep or flowing water, you should not:
3.
When is it necessary to learn how a fire extinguisher works?
4.
If you are stopped at a roadside rest area and found to have a BAC (Blood Alcohol Concentration) of 0.02 you will:
5.
What does HOS stand for?
6.
When driving vehicles with ABS, braking:
7.
High beams should be:
8.
Commercial drivers are allowed to hold CDL's in how many states at the same time?
9.
To test for leaks on hydraulic brake systems:
10.
In cargo securement, what is a 'cleat' defined as?
11.
Drivers should be aware that convex mirrors will make reflections look:
12.
Which of these is true about notifying the authorities after an accident occurs?
13.
When securing rolls of paper with eyes vertical, how many points of contact are required to consider a roll secure?
14.
When is it acceptable to use amphetamines to help you stay awake while driving?
15.
What is the best advice for drivers when a heavy fog occurs?
16.
What is the Aggregate WLL of the securement system for a load secured with 7 tiedowns: 3 rated at WLL of 4,000 lbs, 2 at 6,500, and 1 at 8,000?
17.
You must keep the papers about hauling hazardous materials:
18.
There are two types of jackknife, they are:
19.
When starting in slippery conditions, you should:
20.
Drivers are generally only allowed to use cell phones or text in all of the following situations except:
21.
Distracted driving could be any of the following except:
22.
To secure paper rolls with eyes horizontally against rearward movement, you can use which of the following except:
23.
When making a right turn, all of the following are good technical practices except:
24.
In case you have to fight a fire, also aim the extinguisher:
25.
Who must complete a log?
26.
Gross combination weight (GCW) is:
27.
.5g is equal to what?
28.
How does the weight of the vehicle affect stopping distance?
29.
You are driving on a straight, level highway at 50 mph. There are no vehicles in front of you. Suddenly a tire blew out of your vehicle, what should you do first?
30.
Extra care is needed to keep your vehicle centered in your lane because commercial vehicles:
31.
What is the minimum requirement for securing roll-off and hook containers?
32.
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?
33.
A minimum disqualification of 12 months will result for any driver who:
34.
When going down a long steep downgrade you should always:
35.
All of the following are classified as "a drink" and contain the same amount of alcohol except:
36.
What is the WLL of a 1/2-inch Grade 70 tiedown?
37.
In order to perform the in-cab and gauge inspection, which of the following must be done?
38.
High beams should only be used at a distance of:
39.
Under the adverse driving conditions exception, how many additional hours can you drive?
40.
Which of these statements about overhead clearance is true?
41.
One option of positioning bundles of building materials is:
42.
What is a headboard?
43.
When entering and exiting an expressway, and also generally any time you drive, you should:
44.
When securing a single metal coil with eye vertical, tiedowns must be arranged according the all of the following except:
45.
You should stop driving:
46.
Convex (curved) mirrors:
47.
The condition of all in-cab controls should be checked for:
48.
When starting down a hill, instead of using the foot brakes to control speed:
49.
Oil, coolant, charging circuit warning lights should go out:
50.
On combination vehicles longer than 20 feet or wider than 80 inches, amber or yellow reflectors must be installed: