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 vertical barrier across the front of the deck of a vehicle to prevent forward movement of cargo is a:
2.
How many red reflective triangles are you required to carry?
3.
You are driving on a clear night. You must dim your headlights from high to low. You should adjust your speed so that you can stop within:
4.
When a driver stops and reverses direction to get a better position during the driving exam, it is considered a(n):
5.
"According to the driver’s manual, why should you limit the use of your horn?"
6.
Which of these statements about alcohol is NOT true?
7.
All of the following are requirements for dividing vehicles over 33ft except:
8.
What is the aggregate WLL of two indirect tiedowns with a WLL of 5,000 lbs, and one tiedown with a WLL of 6,000 lbs?
9.
In case of a fire, you should pull off the road and do all of the following except:
10.
Which statement is true about extending the 14 hour on duty clock by using the 8 hour sleeper berth provision?
11.
At what time does a violation occur on this log?
12.
Whenever you double your speed, your vehicle has about how many times of destructive power if it crashes?
13.
What does the 14 hour on duty limit mean?
14.
Commercial drivers are allowed to hold CDL's in how many states at the same time?
15.
If your brakes fail on a downgrade, you must first:
16.
Option #3 for securing metal coils transported with eyes lengthwise includes all of the following except:
17.
Why is damage to the exhaust system a danger?
18.
A bulkhead is defined as:
19.
The responsibility for repairing items noted on the pre-trip report that affect safety belongs to:
20.
Another name for 'skid', a platform or tray on which cargo is placed so that it can be handled as an article.
21.
A tiedown is defined as:
22.
When starting in slippery conditions, you should:
23.
If you cannot see the driver of a vehicle, then:
24.
How many violations have occurred on the below log?
25.
Your vehicle is in a traffic emergency and may collide with another vehicle if you do not take action. Which of these is a good rule to remember at such a time?
26.
What is a reusable, transportable enclosure that is especially designed with integral locking devices that secure it to a container chassis trailer to facilitate the efficient and bulk shipping and transfer of goods by, or between various modes of transport, such as highway, rail, sea, and air.?
27.
You are checking your wheels and rims for a pre-trip inspection. Which of these statements is true?
28.
The object of the pre-trip inspection is:
29.
How does the weight of the vehicle affect stopping distance?
30.
Which of these is true about tire pressure?
31.
When confronted with an aggressive driver, you should do all of the following except:
32.
You must park on a side of a level, straight, four-lane divided highway. Where should you place the reflective triangles?
33.
When calculating directional forces, 'g' is expressed as:
34.
A friction mat is used to:
35.
A traffic emergency requires you to escape to the shoulder or roadside. If possible, slow down to ____ mph before using your brakes.
36.
Ways that drinking alcohol can affect the brain include:
37.
Which of these would NOT help if windshield is covered with ice?
38.
If you slide the 5th wheel toward the nose of the tractor, what will be the effect?
39.
When using tiedowns for securing cargo, what is the general rule regarding cargo length.
40.
Can state inspectors inspect your truck or bus?
41.
One option of positioning bundles of building materials is:
42.
When driving with ABS, remember:
43.
Which of the following is considered off duty time?
44.
Requirements for securing two stacks of shortwood loaded side-by-side include:
45.
You should avoid driving through deep puddles or flowing water. But if you must, which of these steps can help to keep your brakes working?
46.
You receive a scale ticket and your drive axles are 35,400 and your trailer tandems are 31,100. Based upon the two most common tandem slider rail hole spacings, what is the minimum number of holes you would have to slide the tandems to get the weight legal, and in which direction?
47.
Some suggestions for reducing stress and aggressiveness while driving might include all of the following except:
48.
Which log below contains at least one violation?
Day 1

Day 2
49.
Which of the following will alter the gross vehicle weight?
50.
How many days worth of logbook entries must you have available to show during an inspection?