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.
Why should you try to move to your right when steering in an emergency?
2.
Which of these is NOT a good thing to do when driving on slippery roads?
3.
You must drive through deep or flowing water, you should not:
4.
When are helpers needed to back your vehicle?
5.
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?
6.
When can your logbook be inspected?
7.
A hazard:
8.
Placing a phone call while driving:
9.
Which day below contains at least 1 violation?
Day 1

Day 2
10.
Commercial drivers are allowed to hold CDL's in how many states at the same time?
11.
What keeps an engine cool in hot weather driving?
12.
Cargo with a high center of gravity:
13.
What is a 34 hour restart?
14.
To secure a cubic-shaped boulder, how many tiedowns are required, at minimum?
15.
Why is damage to the exhaust system a danger?
16.
The principal way of controlling speed on downgrades is:
17.
A left-hand turn should end:
18.
Which of the following are not a primary factor affecting weight distribution across the axles?
19.
When you are driving on a snow packed road, you should reduce your speed by:
20.
To prevent brake fade you should:
21.
If you cannot see the driver of a vehicle, then:
22.
In cargo securement, bracing is:
23.
To secure paper rolls with eyes horizontally against rearward movement, you can use which of the following except:
24.
You receive a scale ticket and your drive axles are 32,200 and your trailer tandems are 35,100. 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?
25.
When making a right turn, all of the following are good technical practices except:
26.
A waterproof sheet used to cover cargo is a:
27.
Why did Congress enact the Bridge Formula in 1975?
28.
Which day on the example below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
29.
Brake fade:
30.
A tiedown with a marked WLL of 8,000 lbs directly attached to an article has an actual WLL of:
31.
You may hang up on a railroad track if:
32.
Why does vehicle speed naturally increase on a downgrade?
33.
The best way to keep brakes from getting too hot while going down long grades is to:
34.
When you are passing a vehicle, pedestrian, or bicycle you should assume that:
35.
Using 7 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 210 miles?
36.
In the following picture, what are axles 2 and 3 commonly referred to as?

37.
You are checking your brakes and suspension system for a pre-trip inspection. Which of these statements is NOT true?
38.
Cargo securement for a load weighing 37,000 lbs must be able to withstand a minimum forward braking force of:
39.
Make sure that splash guards are properly fastened, and not:
40.
You are required to inspect your truck within how many miles after beginning the trip?
41.
To avoid an accident you moved to the shoulder. The shoulder is clear, you should:
42.
Given that general cargo securement requires a WLL of at least 50% of cargo weight, how many 11mm wire rope tiedowns would be required for a load of 26,000 lbs?
43.
How many reflective triangles are required to be kept as part of a trucks emergency equipment?
44.
"You do not have a hazardous materials endorsement on your commercials driver’s license. You are asked to deliver hazardous materials in a placarded vehicle. You should:"
45.
What is the minimum number of tiedowns to use on a load 4ft 7in long, and weighing 1,237 lbs?
46.
Which of these is the most important thing to remember about emergency braking?
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 purpose of hazmat rules includes all of these except:
50.
When securing concrete bell pipe in multiple complete tiers, all of the following are true except: