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.
Void filler is:
2.
Why should you try to move to your right when steering in an emergency?
3.
The center of gravity of a load:
4.
You are driving on a slippery road during the day. What does the Driver’s manual say about how much space you should keep ahead of your truck?
5.
When securing concrete pipe over 45 inches loaded crosswise, which direction must the tiedowns on the rear half of the load run?
6.
Which of these statements about driving in areas with strong wind is true?
7.
Which of these statements about cold weather driving is true?
8.
Why is it important to shift gears correctly?
9.
Hazmat placards are what shape?
10.
Which of these is not a brake check you normally do during your walk-around inspection?
11.
You should be prepared to the examiner:
12.
Which of these statements about drugs is true?
13.
Why should drivers always be looking for hazards?
14.
All of the following are considered excessive speeding except:
15.
A female housing fixed to the side or ends of a vehicle to receive a stake or peg, and may also be used as an anchor point is a:
16.
A hazmat endorsement will be denied or canceled if:
17.
A device placed between the deck of a vehicle and car or between articles of cargo, intended to provide greater friction than exists naturally between these surfaces is:
18.
The total weight of a powered unit, the trailer and the cargo is called?
19.
Which of these statements about double clutching and shifting is true?
20.
Drivers must inspect the securement of cargo every 150 miles or:
21.
In case of brake failure, methods of stopping the vehicle include escaping into an open field, side street, or ramp, and:
22.
Banding is:
23.
Cargo is contained when:
24.
What is the Federal standard for the weight limit on a single axle?
25.
Why did Congress enact the Bridge Formula in 1975?
26.
When securing a non-cubic boulder with an unstable base, the four surrounding chains must have a WLL of at least:
27.
Which day on the example below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
28.
Who must complete a log?
29.
If you must cross into the oncoming lane to make a turn, you should:
30.
Brake fade:
31.
How far should a driver look ahead of the vehicle while driving?
32.
Empty trucks:
33.
In the following picture, what are axles 2 and 3 commonly referred to as?

34.
Where should the ignition key be during the pre-trip inspection?
35.
Your log must include all of the following except:
36.
What should you do while turning?
37.
Which of these statements about overhead clearance is true?
38.
What happens to tar on the road pavement during hot weather?
39.
Methods of securing building materials against forward motion include:
40.
If you were instructed to 'tarp' a load, what would you be using?
41.
If you hear on the radio that there is a major snowstorm forecast along your route, will you qualify for the Adverse Driving Conditions Exception?
42.
Generally, when steering in an emergency, which direction is your best option?
43.
A major safety concern of a broken or faulty exhaust system is:
44.
Some causes of fuel fires include improper fueling, driver smoking, and:
45.
When starting down a hill, instead of using the foot brakes to control speed:
46.
Which of these is true about mirror adjusting?
47.
How long does it typically take a tractor-trailer to cross a single set of railroad tracks?
48.
Option #1 for securing coils transported with eyes lengthwise includes:
49.
The pre-trip inspection should show that the exhaust system is:
50.
Specifically prohibited in the testing area are cellphones and: