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.
One can recognize hazardous materials by looking on the container:
2.
Which of these is the best general rule for night driving?
3.
When is it necessary to learn how a fire extinguisher works?
4.
Sometimes you need to leave a road to avoid a hazard or emergency. When you do, you should keep in mind, that:
5.
Hydroplaning:
6.
Which violation occurs on the below example?
7.
If you have to make a vehicle inspection report you must sign it
8.
You should lightly apply your brakes to flash the brake lights if:
9.
When securing a load of lengthwise longwood logs weighing 42,500 lbs, what is the minimum aggregate WLL required for tiedowns? (rounded up to nearest lb)
10.
What is a cab shield?
11.
The maximum weight limit on a single axle is:
12.
A stake pocket is:
13.
If you jam on the brakes and the wheels lock up and skid:
14.
How many tiedowns are required on a stack of shortwood loaded crosswise?
15.
Which of these are requirements for securement systems?
16.
In case of which fires can you use water to put it out?
17.
The Aggregate Working Load Limit should, at minimum, be:
18.
What is the main factor affecting the low-speed offtracking of a tractor trailer?
19.
Most serious skids result from:
20.
To help slow the vehicle to reduce the need for using the service brakes, some vehicles are equipped with:
21.
What does emergency braking mean?
22.
Any operator who refuses to submit to drug or alcohol testing, or who tests in excess of the legal limits, will be disqualified for a minimum of:
23.
When securing paper rolls with eyes horizontal, which of the following should be used to secure the rear-most roll?
24.
Circumstances that would make wheels and rims unsafe include the following except:
25.
Impaired drivers who present potential hazards may tend to:
26.
A securement system must be capable of resisting how much lateral (side-to-side) force, at minimum?
27.
In order to drive placarded vehicles, drivers are required to have:
28.
To secure paper rolls with eyes horizontally against rearward movement, you can use which of the following except:
29.
A dunnage bag is:
30.
Which violations have occurred in the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
31.
Timber used for dunnage must be all of the following except:
32.
The engine brake effect is greater when the engine is _____ governed RPM and the transmission is on a _____ gear.
33.
Gross combination weight (GCW) is:
34.
An anchor point is defined as:
35.
If an oncoming vehicle drifts into your lane you should:
36.
A combined Tank vehicle & hazardous material endorsement will be designated with what letter on the CDL?
37.
A key principle to remember about loading cargo is to keep the load:
38.
Drivers must have a CDL to legally drive:
39.
You are checking your brakes and suspension system for a pre-trip inspection. Which of these statements is NOT true?
40.
You are driving a heavy vehicle. You must exit a highway using an off-ramp that curves downhill. You should:
41.
How many anchor points should be used to secure an intermodal container on a chassis vehicle?
42.
When securing metal coils, it is acceptable to use nailed blocking or cleats as the sole means to secure:
43.
Water should never be used to put out a gasoline fire, and also what other kind of fire?
44.
A good inspection habit is for the driver to re-inspect the cargo:
45.
A steel coil weighing 21,000 lbs requires how much securement against forward movement?
46.
Using the following numbers, what would be the final result if you moved the 5th wheel forward two holes?

steer axle: 10,800 pounds
drive axles: 34,100 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
47.
A sign of a confused driver who may present a potential hazard is:
48.
What violation has occurred at 8:00 a.m. on Day 2?
Day 1

Day 2
49.
Which of these is NOT a good rule to follow when caring for injured persons at an accident scene?
50.
Among other hazards, drivers should be on the lookout for slow or confused drivers, children, accidents, and: