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.
Vehicle skids are often caused by:
2.
The best drivers are those who watch and prepare for hazards. This is called _________ driving.
3.
When is the driver responsible for inspecting cargo and securing devices?
4.
Which of these pieces of emergency equipment should always be carried in your vehicle?
5.
Perception distance is the distance your vehicle travels from the time:
6.
How many days are you required to keep your completed logs?
7.
Methods to keep a cradle from sliding include:
8.
There are three maximum limits you must follow at all times. Those limits are:
9.
ABS malfunction lights will be what color?
10.
Drivers should be aware that convex mirrors will make reflections look:
11.
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?
12.
When securing rolls of paper with eyes vertical, how many points of contact are required to consider a roll secure?
13.
A tank vehicle endorsement is required to drive tank vehicles with a combined capacity of:
14.
Overweight, oversized loads:
15.
When you are driving on a snow packed road, you should reduce your speed by:
16.
When shifting you should do all of the following except:
17.
What is the maximum weight that can be secured by a tiedown with a marked WLL of 5,000 lbs?
18.
Who enforces HOS regulations?
19.
What three distances build up the total stopping distance of your truck or bus?
20.
You are driving a heavy vehicle. You must exit a highway using an off-ramp that curves downhill. You should:
21.
When exiting or entering on a curved freeway ramp, you should:
22.
Which of the following is not a requirement of wood used as blocking or bracing?
23.
Which vehicle will have the most difficulty staying in its lane during strong wind?
24.
The proper time to cancel your turn signal for a lane change or turn is:
25.
The maximum number of pull-ups allowed during the driving exam before failure is:
26.
Option #3 for a single metal coil with eyes lengthwise requires:
27.
A 30 minute break violation occurs on the below example. What day and time does the violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2
28.
When changing lanes, put you turn signal on, and:
29.
Which of the following has the greatest affect on the gross vehicle weight?
30.
Overall length limit on vehicles transporting machinery, poles, or structural objects is:
31.
If loading and securing paper rolls on a second layer:
32.
What is a headboard?
33.
To help stay alert while driving, when should you take breaks?
34.
Containerized loads:
35.
What is the best way to determine what percentage of the weight of fuel will go to each set of axles?
36.
To adjust driving space to slippery conditions, all of the following are space considerations except:
37.
What should you do when your vehicle hydroplanes?
38.
What is the minimum nominal dimension of timber blocking used to secure concrete pipe?
39.
What does emergency braking mean?
40.
If you have used up all of your 14 hour on duty time, how many hours would you regain after an 8 hour break in the sleeper berth?
41.
What is aggregate working load limit?
42.
The most common cause of skids is:
43.
Convex (curved) mirrors:
44.
What is the presumed resistance to horizontal movement of friction mats?
45.
Which of these lights cannot be checked at the same time?
46.
Your trailer has a 6 inch hole spacing in the tandem slider rail and your trailer tandems are 900 pounds overweight. What is the minimum number of holes you will have to slide the tandems to get the tandems within legal limits?
47.
When securing concrete pipe over 45 inches loaded crosswise, which direction must the tiedowns on the front half of the load run?
48.
Most good drivers will look ahead:
49.
When securing paper rolls with eyes vertical in a sided vehicle all of the following are acceptable except:
50.
What violations occurred on the below example?