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.
A vehicle is loaded with very little weight on the drive axle. What may happen?
2.
You are driving on a slippery road during the day. What does the Driver’s manual say about how much space you should keep ahead of your truck?
3.
Which of these statements about stopping distance and speed is true?
4.
Which of these is true about driving in a tunnel?
5.
High beams should be:
6.
Hazmat placards are what shape?
7.
As a way to maximize all time available, you should always do the following:
8.
Which of these is true about tires and hot weather?
9.
On what day and time does an 11 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2
10.
What is the minimum amount of rearward force that a cargo securement system must withstand?
11.
You are starting your vehicle in motion from a stop. As you apply power to the drive wheels, they start to spin. You should:
12.
When securing rows of coils, requirements include all of the following except:
13.
While exiting the vehicle for a 'look', how many points of contact must you keep with the vehicle at all times?
14.
All of the following should be part of the engine compartment check except:
15.
While driving through an intersection, you should:
16.
What does EOBR stand for?
17.
What is the safe number to use in calculations for the weight of fuel?
18.
When should you test your parking brakes?
19.
What is the 8 day / 70 hour on duty limit?
20.
You should use your mirror to check?
21.
Which of the following headlight issues can be hazardous?
22.
Backing into a space that is to the right rear of your vehicle is referred to as:
23.
How many violations have occurred on the below log?
24.
When loading a trailer, if the cargo is loaded all to the rear, it may result in:
25.
Drivers of trucks and tractor-trailers with cargo must check that the cargo is well secured within the first ___ miles of the trip.
26.
Which of these is true about hauling hazardous materials?
27.
Drivers must have a CDL to legally drive:
28.
When vehicles towing trailers go into a drive-wheel skid, the trailer can push the towing vehicle sideways, causing a:
29.
All of the following are classified as "a drink" and contain the same amount of alcohol except:
30.
High beams should only be used at a distance of:
31.
Which of the following has the greatest affect on the gross vehicle weight?
32.
If you must drive in fog, some considerations include which of the following:
33.
You are driving a heavy vehicle. You must exit a highway using an off-ramp that curves downhill. You should:
34.
What are the two primary laws governing the placement of the tandems?
35.
During the Stop/Start maneuver, when stopped, your vehicle:
36.
If loading and securing paper rolls on a second layer:
37.
Containerized loads:
38.
If you were instructed to 'tarp' a load, what would you be using?
39.
What is the maximum legal weight for the drive axles or trailer tandems?
40.
What is the minimum WLL used to block forward movement of cargo weighing 36,500 lbs?
41.
What violation occurs in the example below?
Day 1
42.
Sliding your trailer tandems toward the front or back of the vehicle will primarily change the weight distribution between which sets of axles?
43.
While driving, the freight must not:
44.
Convex (curved) mirrors:
45.
What is the maximum ideal angle for an effective direct tiedown?
46.
During the vehicle inspection, checking of ___ will NOT prevent a fire.
47.
When securing a paper roll with a width that is more than twice its diameter, which of the following is not an acceptable method of securement to prevent tipping?
48.
On what day and time does an 11 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2

49.
Some suggestions for reducing stress and aggressiveness while driving might include all of the following except:
50.
Shifting gears on most heavy vehicles using manual transmissions will require: