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.
A vehicle is loaded with very little weight on the drive axle. What may happen?
2.
How do you stop a front-wheel skid?
3.
What violation has occurred on the below log?

4.
In case of low friction between the cargo and deck, which of these is not a solution?
5.
By law, who is ultimately responsible for ensuring the safety and road-worthiness of a CMV?
6.
When the roads are slippery, you should:
7.
When can your logbook be inspected?
8.
A hazard:
9.
When using stab braking, all of the following are steps except
10.
When securing an intermodal container on a chassis, what is the maximum allowable vertical travel when secured?
11.
Using 6 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 600 miles?
12.
In cargo securement, a 'well' is defined as:
13.
All of the following are exempt from needing a CDL except:
14.
What is the minimum weight of a load of metal coils that requires specific securement practices?
15.
To secure a cubic-shaped boulder, how many tiedowns are required, at minimum?
16.
If your vehicle catches fire while you are driving, you should:
17.
Freeway exits can be dangerous for commercial vehicles, at what speed should you enter the exit?
18.
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?
19.
All of the following are lighting requirements for combination vehicles longer than 20 feet or wider than 80 inches except:
20.
Sliding the 5th wheel will change the weight distribution almost exclusively between which sets of axles?
21.
To prevent brake fade you should:
22.
The 14 hour limit can be extended by:
23.
What affect will sliding the trailer tandems forward have on the weight distribution?
24.
Distracted driving could be any of the following except:
25.
When driving through the work zone you should:
26.
Which of these do not provide extra gears on some trucks?
27.
How long should it take oil pressure to come up to normal?
28.
Which of these statements about cargo loading is true?
29.
Which of these could be considered off duty time?
30.
Which of these is a good thing to do when steering to avoid a crash?
31.
Which of the following is not a requirement for shortwood loaded lengthwise?
32.
When driving at night you should use your high beams when oncoming traffic is not within ____ feet?
33.
What is a cab shield?
34.
The tread depth on front steering wheel tires should be:
35.
The best way to keep brakes from getting too hot while going down long grades is to:
36.
When you are passing a vehicle, pedestrian, or bicycle you should assume that:
37.
To satisfy general cargo securement requirements, what is the minimum WLL for securing vehicles under 10,000 lbs?
38.
An ABS light that comes on or stays on while driving indicates:
39.
When your vehicle is out of gear for more than its length, it will be scored as:
40.
A 'hook-lift container' is:
41.
Merging to the road is safest if you:
42.
If you have a heavy load that is slowing you down on an upgrade you should:
43.
When you are parked on the side of the road at night you must:
44.
Which of the following techniques will not change the weight distribution across your axles?
45.
What is the correct method of determining what percentage of fuel is distributed between the steer axle and the drive axles?
46.
Requirements for securing heavy vehicles, equipment, and machinery apply at what weight?
47.
How much space in front of you is needed while driving on a highway?
48.
Posted heights at overpasses:
49.
You have steer tires rated at 6,150 pounds each, and you're in the state of West Virginia which says the legal limit for the steer axle is 20,000 pounds. What's the maximum legal weight you can carry on your steer axle in West Virginia?
50.
When securing paper rolls with eyes crosswise, which of the following can be used to prevent side-to-side shifting when there is more than 8 inches of space to the wall?