Free Montana 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 MT General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the Montana CDL Manual. Our CDL practice test pack covers most of the subject areas on the Montana 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 Montana 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 MT commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
MT CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
What is the minimum weight of a shipment of paper rolls that would require specific securement requirements?
2.
Turn signals facing the front should be amber or:
3.
When is it necessary to learn how a fire extinguisher works?
4.
Perception distance is the distance your vehicle travels from the time:
5.
Which of these statements about driving in areas with strong wind is true?
6.
Which of these statements about alcohol is NOT true?
7.
Hydroplaning:
8.
At what time does a violation occur on this log?
9.
Which day below contains at least 1 violation?
Day 1

Day 2
10.
Which of these is not a brake check you normally do during your walk-around inspection?
11.
When is it a good idea to use drugs to help you stay awake while driving?
12.
Who is responsible for ensuring that the vehicles, anchor points and other securement components are in good working order?
13.
Which day below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
14.
Escape ramps on downgrades:
15.
Concrete pipe loaded crosswise generally:
16.
What keeps an engine cool in hot weather driving?
17.
When a coolant container is part of a pressurized system which of these is true?
18.
To prevent rolling, how many points of contact are required, at minimum, for a boulder resting on a rounded or partially rounded side?
19.
Touching or crossing over a boundary line during the driving exam is considered a(n):
20.
When you sight-side back your vehicle into an alley stopping as close as possible to the rear of the alley it is called:
21.
When driving, when is it acceptable to signal other drivers that it is safe to pass?
22.
Three serious traffic violations in a 3-year period will result in a CDL disqualification of:
23.
If you are being tailgated, you should not:
24.
When securing paper rolls with eyes horizontal, which of the following should be used to secure the rear-most roll?
25.
Which of these statements about double clutching and shifting is true?
26.
Which of these is true about the use of drugs while driving?
27.
You should use your mirror to check?
28.
What will be the ultimate limitation that prevents you from putting the trailer tandems as far to the rear of the trailer as possible?
29.
Escape ramps:
30.
A tiedown with a marked WLL of 8,000 lbs directly attached to an article has an actual WLL of:
31.
When confronted with an aggressive driver, you should do all of the following except:
32.
The best way to keep brakes from getting too hot while going down long grades is to:
33.
Based on the following figures, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the steer axle?

Load rating of steer tires: 6,150 pounds

Percentage of fuel weight to steer axle: 85%

Steer axle weight limit in states you're travelling: 20,000 pounds

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,500, drives: 33,100, gross: 76,700

34.
If an oncoming vehicle drifts into your lane you should:
35.
What is the only acceptable cure for driver fatigue?
36.
All of the following are classified as "a drink" and contain the same amount of alcohol except:
37.
A 'hook-lift container' is:
38.
When securing a metal coil with eyes lengthwise, all of the following are steps for securement option #1 except for:
39.
To help stay alert while driving, when should you take breaks?
40.
Containerized loads:
41.
What happens to tar on the road pavement during hot weather?
42.
What is the minimum nominal dimension of timber blocking used to secure concrete pipe?
43.
While driving, the freight must not:
44.
HOS regulations were designed to do all of the following except:
45.
What is the minimum aggregate WLL for a group of concrete pipe weighing 16,000 lbs?
46.
Some suggestions for reducing stress and aggressiveness while driving might include all of the following except:
47.
The pre-trip inspection should show that the exhaust system is:
48.
When securing concrete pipe over 45 inches loaded crosswise, which direction must the tiedowns on the front half of the load run?
49.
In terms of cargo securement, what is a 'well'?
50.
When securing paper rolls with eyes crosswise, which of the following can be used to prevent side-to-side shifting when there is more than 8 inches of space to the wall?