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.
What is the minimum WLL of each tiedown used to secure crushed or flattened vehicles?
2.
If you are stopped at a roadside rest area and found to have a BAC (Blood Alcohol Concentration) of 0.02 you will:
3.
Which statement below is false?
4.
What should be true about other drivers:
5.
How many days are you required to keep your completed logs?
6.
Which statement is true about extending the 14 hour on duty clock by using the 8 hour sleeper berth provision?
7.
When securing an intermodal container on a chassis, what is the maximum allowable vertical travel when secured?
8.
What does the 14 hour on duty limit mean?
9.
Using 6 miles per gallon as your fuel mileage and 8 pounds per gallon for the weight of fuel, how much total fuel weight will you burn off in 600 miles?
10.
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)
11.
What should you do when you see a hazard in the roadway ahead of you?
12.
Service brake stopping action should be tested at:
13.
All of the following are lighting requirements for combination vehicles longer than 20 feet or wider than 80 inches except:
14.
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:
15.
What is the main factor affecting the low-speed offtracking of a tractor trailer?
16.
All of the following are key parts of the steering system except:
17.
When entering or crossing traffic, observe all of the following except:
18.
In bad weather many drivers tailgate large vehicles. What should you do?
19.
You should wear a seat belt in a moving vehicle:
20.
Medicine used to treat the common cold:
21.
Which of these statements about downshifting is true?
22.
Rust around wheel nuts may indicate what?
23.
A load weighing 41,500 lbs requires securement against rearward force of:
24.
Most skids:
25.
Every time you pull off the expressway to take a break, you use about how much time off your 11-hour driving limit?
26.
If you are convicted for driving under the influence while driving a commercial vehicle, and this is your first offense, you most likely will get:
27.
An example of reckless driving is:
28.
You are driving a heavy vehicle with a manual transmission. You have to stop the vehicle on the shoulder while driving on an uphill grade. Which of these is a good rule to follow when putting it back in motion up the grade?
29.
'Blocking' is defined as:
30.
A chock is generally used to secure:
31.
In general, the best braking technique to use in maintaining a safe speed when driving on a downgrade is:
32.
Option #3 for a single metal coil with eyes lengthwise requires:
33.
Where should the ignition key be during the pre-trip inspection?
34.
If unsure of the exact location of the center of gravity of your cargo, where would you rather have the center of gravity located if you couldn't get it centered?
35.
When securing heavy vehicles, what is the minimum WLL of each tiedown?
36.
When crossing railroad tracks in a placarded vehicle or a bus:
37.
When securing metal coils in a sided vehicle without anchor points:
38.
Which of the following are covered by the specific log securement requirements?
39.
Some common causes of vehicle fires are spilled fuel, improper fueling, under-inflated tires, and:
40.
Minimum tread depth on every groove on all tires must be at least:
41.
What should you do when your vehicle hydroplanes?
42.
What is the minimum nominal dimension of timber blocking used to secure concrete pipe?
43.
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?
44.
Using the following numbers, what would be the final result if you moved the 5th wheel back one hole?

steer axle: 12,300 pounds
drive axles: 33,100 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
45.
A good inspection habit is for the driver to re-inspect the cargo:
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.
If a straight vehicle (not trailer or articulation) goes into front-wheel skid, it will:
48.
Which of these is true about mirror adjusting?
49.
Indirect tiedowns create what direction of force?
50.
As part of their pre-trip cargo securement inspection, drivers should: