Free Michigan 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 MI General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the Michigan CDL Manual. Our CDL practice test pack covers most of the subject areas on the Michigan 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 Michigan 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 MI commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
MI CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
When merging:
2.
When are helpers needed to back your vehicle?
3.
Which of these statements about using turn signals is true?
4.
Backing of the commercial vehicle is:
5.
The North American Cargo Securement Standard cover vehicles weighing:
6.
You are checking your steering and exhaust system in a pre-trip inspection. Which of these problems, if found, should be fixed before the vehicle is driven?
7.
Why Do HOS Regulations Exist?
8.
When is it a good idea to use drugs to help you stay awake while driving?
9.
When should drivers inspect their vehicles?
10.
When road lighting is poor or confusing, you should:
11.
When loaded cement pipe over 45 inches in diameter, which pipes should be blocked, wedged, or otherwise immobilized?
12.
To prevent rolling, how many points of contact are required, at minimum, for a boulder resting on a rounded or partially rounded side?
13.
What is a rub rail?
14.
A container chassis vehicle is defined as:
15.
When driving, when is it acceptable to signal other drivers that it is safe to pass?
16.
What factor has the greatest affect on how much weight is moved per hole in the tandem slider rail?
17.
While driving, ice builds up on your wipers and they no longer clean the windshield. You should:
18.
It is accepted that friction mats provide a resistance to horizontal movement equal to:
19.
What is the most important reason to inspect your truck or bus?
20.
Space to the ____ your vehicle is most important to manage.
21.
What is the safe number to use in calculations for the weight of fuel?
22.
Cargo and securement devices should be checked within how many miles after starting a trip?
23.
Drivers are generally only allowed to use cell phones or text in all of the following situations except:
24.
In cargo securement, the deck is:
25.
Which of these is a good thing to remember about using mirrors?
26.
Specific securement methods are required for boulders that:
27.
What should you do if you are unsure whether you have enough overhead clearance?
28.
When loading a trailer, if the cargo is loaded all to the rear, it may result in:
29.
In a pressurized cooling system, coolant level should be checked:
30.
The road you are driving on becomes very slippery due to glare ice. Which of these is a good thing to do in such a situation?
31.
When vehicles towing trailers go into a drive-wheel skid, the trailer can push the towing vehicle sideways, causing a:
32.
Your vehicle has hydraulic brakes. While traveling on a level road, you press the brake pedal and find that it goes to the floor. Which of these statements is true?
33.
If you must drive in fog, some considerations include which of the following:
34.
Cargo that isn't prevented from forward movement, and is 4 feet long and weighs 1,500 lbs requires a minimum of how many tiedowns?
35.
If you do not have a CB-radio, what procedure should you follow on an accident scene?
36.
Given that general cargo securement requires a WLL of at least 50% of cargo weight, how many 11mm wire rope tiedowns would be required for a load of 26,000 lbs?
37.
Putting too much weight towards the rear may cause all of these except:
38.
What is the minimum WLL used to block forward movement of cargo weighing 36,500 lbs?
39.
Which of these statements about acceleration is true?
40.
Sharp pavement drop-offs:
41.
The maximum number of encroachments allowed on a particular exam exercise is:
42.
What kind of extinguisher should be used on burning paper, wood, or cloth?
43.
What is the minimum WLL of a tiedown used to secure logs?
44.
Working Load Limit (WLL)is defined as:
45.
In terms of cargo securement, what is a 'well'?
46.
Blocking is used to:
47.
When securing paper rolls with friction mats as a primary method:
48.
If you're able to arrive early for a delivery, you should:
49.
Submitting fingerprints for a background check will be required for drivers applying for:
50.
The maximum number of allowable looks and/or pull-ups on any particular exam exercise is: