Free Mississippi 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 MS General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the Mississippi CDL Manual. Our CDL practice test pack covers most of the subject areas on the Mississippi 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 Mississippi 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 MS commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
MS CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
The center of gravity of a load:
2.
Turn signals facing the front should be amber or:
3.
Define 'bolster':
4.
When driving vehicles with ABS, braking:
5.
The BAC (Blood Alcohol Concentration) for commercial drivers to be considered intoxicated when driving a commercial vehicle is:
6.
When is it a good idea to use drugs to help you stay awake while driving?
7.
Which day below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
8.
An anchor point is defined as:
9.
You are driving a vehicle that could be driven safely at 55 mph on an open road. But traffic is heavy and other vehicles drive at the speed of 35 mph, though the speed limit is 55 mph. The safest speed for your vehicle is more likely to be:
10.
When you encounter a driver that appears to be distracted, you should:
11.
Instead of stopping in an emergency, what is many times the safer action?
12.
For your safety, when setting out reflective triangles you should:
13.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2

14.
A tank vehicle endorsement is required to drive tank vehicles with a combined capacity of:
15.
The Aggregate Working Load Limit should, at minimum, be:
16.
What is a rub rail?
17.
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?
18.
You should signal continuously while turning because:
19.
What is the most important reason to inspect your truck or bus?
20.
When starting in slippery conditions, you should:
21.
Drivers are generally only allowed to use cell phones or text in all of the following situations except:
22.
Who enforces HOS regulations?
23.
What is the minimum angle that indirect tiedowns must form with the vehicle?
24.
The object of the pre-trip inspection is:
25.
Which of the following vehicles will have the longest stopping distance?
26.
What are the two most common tandem slider rail hole spacings, and roughly how much weight is transferred per hole?
27.
Extra care is needed to keep your vehicle centered in your lane because commercial vehicles:
28.
If you increase your speed from 20 to 60 mph (original speed times 3), how much more braking distance is required at 60 mph than at 20 mph?
29.
What is the total WLL of two 20mm nylon ropes and one 5/8-inch wire rope?
30.
The road you are driving on becomes very slippery due to glare ice. Which of these is a good thing to do in such a situation?
31.
The best way to take a curve is to slow to a safe speed before entering the curve, then __________ as you go through it.
32.
What should you do while turning?
33.
Combination vehicles must display license plates:
34.
Can state inspectors inspect your truck or bus?
35.
When parked on the side of a two-lane road carrying traffic in both directions, place warning devices:
36.
Working Load Limit (WLL)is defined as:
37.
Which statement below accurately describes the 11 hour driving limit?
38.
An intermodal container is:
39.
Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of tire failure?
40.
To determine blood alcohol concentration level for a person, it is necessary to know:
41.
Coming down steep, long, downgrades will require a driver to:
42.
Generally, when steering in an emergency, which direction is your best option?
43.
Whenever you double your speed, it will require how much more distance to stop?
44.
What is the presumed resistance to horizontal movement of friction mats?
45.
The value specified by the manufacturer as the loaded weight of a combination vehicle is?
46.
The condition of all in-cab controls should be checked for:
47.
Which of these is NOT a good rule to follow when caring for injured persons at an accident scene?
48.
In the following picture, what are axles 4 and 5 commonly referred to as?

49.
Most good drivers will look ahead:
50.
The pre-trip inspection should generally include how many steps?