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.
You must drive through deep or flowing water, you should not:
2.
To help you to stay alert while driving, you should:
3.
What violation occurs on the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
4.
What should you do before driving in mountains?
5.
What is the proper way to hold a steering wheel?
6.
You are driving in an area with few streetlights, if you cannot see well with your headlights, which of the actions may help:
7.
The BAC (Blood Alcohol Concentration) for commercial drivers to be considered intoxicated when driving a commercial vehicle is:
8.
"The driver’s manual suggests several things to do when you pass a vehicle. Which of these is NOT one of them?"
9.
If the cargo is fully contained in a sided vehicle, what is the minimum requirement for withstanding sideways force?
10.
Applying the brakes repeatedly on a downgrade to reduce speed 5 mph below your target is called:
11.
To stop a drive-wheel skid, you should:
12.
The aggregate WLL for logs loaded lengthwise must be at least:
13.
When you encounter a driver that appears to be distracted, you should:
14.
Overloading can have all of the following effects except:
15.
What is the Federal Standard for maximum weight on a tandem axle vehicle?
16.
A left-hand turn should end:
17.
The distance that you should look ahead of your vehicle while driving amounts to about ___ miles at normal highway speed.
18.
You receive a scale ticket and your drive axles are 31,700 and your trailer tandems are 35,100. Based upon a trailer with 6 inch slider rail hole spacings, what is the minimum number of holes you would have to slide the tandems to get the weight legal, and what would the final weights be?
19.
When securing paper rolls on a flatbed or curtainside vehicle, it is acceptable to stack rolls with eyes vertical:
20.
What does EOBR stand for?
21.
Your vehicle will be put out of service if ____ or more leaves in any leaf spring are missing.
22.
If you have a road emergency and must park on the shoulder, how soon should you put out your triangles?
23.
What is the minimum WLL required of tiedowns securing loaded intermodal containers on non-chassis vehicles?
24.
When making a right turn, all of the following are good technical practices except:
25.
Rust around wheel nuts may indicate what?
26.
You should try to park so that:
27.
A placarded vehicle must have how many identical placards?
28.
When activated, retarders apply braking power when:
29.
Extra care is needed to keep your vehicle centered in your lane because commercial vehicles:
30.
After starting the engine:
31.
When banding paper rolls with eyes vertical, you should:
32.
The maximum allowable overall length for semitrailers is:
33.
Which of these is not a type of retarder?
34.
High beams should only be used at a distance of:
35.
What is low-speed offtracking?
36.
Any CDL holder found to operating a CMV with ANY alcohol in his/her system will be placed out-of-service for a minimum of:
37.
Which of the following are covered by the specific log securement requirements?
38.
During the Stop/Start maneuver, when stopped, your vehicle:
39.
When parked on the side of a two-lane road carrying traffic in both directions, place warning devices:
40.
You must drive on a slippery road. Which of these is a good thing to do in such a situation?
41.
An intermodal container is:
42.
What does BAC stand for?
43.
Using the following numbers for your calculations, how much weight will come off your drive axles?

Miles per gallon: 6

Miles travelled: 360

Percentage of fuel weight on drive axles: 30%
44.
Whenever you double your speed, it will require how much more distance to stop?
45.
While driving, the freight must not:
46.
What is bell pipe concrete?
47.
What is the maximum ideal angle for an effective direct tiedown?
48.
Which of these statements about the hazard of vehicle fire is true?
49.
It is safe to remove the radiator cap or any other part of the pressurized system:
50.
When securing concrete bell pipe in multiple complete tiers, all of the following are true except: