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 are the Federal standards for the gross vehicle weight of a 5 axle commercial vehicle?
2.
To prevent a load from shifting, there should be at least one tie down for every ____ feet of cargo.
3.
When is the driver responsible for inspecting cargo and securing devices?
4.
You are driving on a clear night with your low beam lights on. If your headlights let you see about 250 feet ahead of you, you should adjust your speed so that you can stop within about _____ feet.
5.
When a driver stops and reverses direction to get a better position during the driving exam, it is considered a(n):
6.
What should you do before driving in mountains?
7.
Weight transmitted to the ground by one axle or one set of axles called:
8.
On an accident scene, if a qualified helper is present you should:
9.
What is a cab shield?
10.
In case of tire failure, you should do all of the following except:
11.
By definition, what is a wedge?
12.
When driving in cold weather your tire tread should:
13.
A single metal coil with eye vertical weighing 6,350 lbs requires tiedowns with a minimum aggregate WLL of:
14.
All vehicles on all highways have a maximum allowable height of:
15.
How many on duty hours are remaining after the following has been logged (use a scratch sheet of paper if you need to):
- On duty/not driving: 3 hours
- Driving: 4 hours
- Sleeper berth: 8 hours
- Driving: 7 hours
- Off duty: 2 hours
16.
What is the minimum Working Load Limit for the entire securement system?
17.
To prevent rolling, how many points of contact are required, at minimum, for a boulder resting on a rounded or partially rounded side?
18.
Overweight, oversized loads:
19.
When shifting you should do all of the following except:
20.
All vehicles or drivers must carry:
21.
When securing paper rolls on a flatbed or curtainside vehicle, it is acceptable to stack rolls with eyes vertical:
22.
Any operator who refuses to submit to drug or alcohol testing, or who tests in excess of the legal limits, will be disqualified for a minimum of:
23.
Banding is:
24.
Which of these do not provide extra gears on some trucks?
25.
The load carrying area of a truck, trailer, or intermodal container is referred to as the:
26.
Your vehicle will be put out of service if ____ or more leaves in any leaf spring are missing.
27.
Using controlled braking, brakes are applied as hard as possible:
28.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2
29.
When exiting or entering on a curved freeway ramp, you should:
30.
When turning quickly in an emergency, which of the following applies:
31.
Aggregate Working Load Limit is defined as:
32.
The proper time to cancel your turn signal for a lane change or turn is:
33.
After starting the engine:
34.
If an oncoming vehicle drifts into your lane you should:
35.
After turning and getting up to speed:
36.
Your vehicle has hydraulic brakes. While traveling on a level road, you press the brake pedal and find that it goes to the floor. Which of these statements is true?
37.
What is a headboard?
38.
Where in the trailer could you place cargo so that the weight applied to the trailer tandems is greater than the weight of the cargo itself?
39.
Which of these statements about tires and hot weather driving is true?
40.
When checking the general condition of the vehicle, which of the following should be specifically addressed?
41.
Which of these statements about acceleration is true?
42.
What is bell pipe concrete?
43.
HOS regulations were designed to do all of the following except:
44.
When securing building materials, how many tiedowns are required for top tier bundles longer than 5 ft?
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.
It is safe to remove the radiator cap or any other part of the pressurized system:
47.
Within the requirements for concrete pipe, which of these requires specific securement methods?
48.
If traveling slower than traffic flow on a grade, if legal you should:
49.
According to the general rule, for how much space should you leave in front of your vehicle at speeds below 40 mph?
50.
The maximum number of allowable looks and/or pull-ups on any particular exam exercise is: