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.
Which of these is NOT a good thing to do when driving on slippery roads?
2.
Which of these pieces of emergency equipment should always be carried in your vehicle?
3.
When a driver stops and reverses direction to get a better position during the driving exam, it is considered a(n):
4.
Which of these is NOT a danger when an automatic transmission is forced into a low gear at a high speed?
5.
The BAC (Blood Alcohol Concentration) for commercial drivers to be considered intoxicated when driving a commercial vehicle is:
6.
Which statement is true about extending the 14 hour on duty clock by using the 8 hour sleeper berth provision?
7.
As a way to maximize all time available, you should always do the following:
8.
The maximum safe weight that a tire can carry is:
9.
When driving in very hot weather, it is critically important to carefully inspect:
10.
When you encounter a driver that appears to be distracted, you should:
11.
Overloading can have all of the following effects except:
12.
You're in Illinois which allows up to 20,000 pounds on the steer axle. You're heading to Indiana which only allows 12,000 on the steer axle. Your steer tires have a load rating of 6,500 pounds each. What is the maximum legal weight your steer axle can be for each of the two states?
13.
Cargo with a high center of gravity:
14.
Which of these is a good thing to remember when crossing or entering traffic with a heavy vehicle?
15.
What is the Federal Standard for maximum weight on a tandem axle vehicle?
16.
Option #3 for securing metal coils transported with eyes lengthwise includes all of the following except:
17.
The responsibility for repairing items noted on the pre-trip report that affect safety belongs to:
18.
What factors typically determine your blood alcohol concentration BAC?
19.
You should signal continuously while turning because:
20.
You receive a scale ticket and your drive axles are 31,700 and your trailer tandems are 35,100. Based upon a trailer with 6 inch slider rail hole spacings, what is the minimum number of holes you would have to slide the tandems to get the weight legal, and what would the final weights be?
21.
There are two types of jackknife, they are:
22.
Drivers must inspect the securement of cargo every 150 miles or:
23.
When starting in slippery conditions, you should:
24.
The load carrying area of a truck, trailer, or intermodal container is referred to as the:
25.
Which of these statements about cargo loading is true?
26.
Which day on the example below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
27.
What happens if an EOBR malfunctions?
28.
In addition to preventing engine freezing, proper coolant levels help:
29.
When loading a trailer, if the cargo is loaded all to the rear, it may result in:
30.
A traffic emergency requires you to escape to the shoulder or roadside. If possible, slow down to ____ mph before using your brakes.
31.
What is the cargo's center of gravity?
32.
A key principle to remember about loading cargo is to keep the load:
33.
Drivers must have a CDL to legally drive:
34.
An outside vehicle observation will be scored every time the driver:
35.
Which statement is true?
36.
To satisfy general cargo securement requirements, what is the minimum WLL for securing vehicles under 10,000 lbs?
37.
When securing metal coils in a sided vehicle without anchor points:
38.
Specific parts of the CDL driving and skills exam include which of the following?
39.
Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of tire failure?
40.
The distance that you should look ahead of your vehicle while driving is about __ at low speed.
41.
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?
42.
Coming down steep, long, downgrades will require a driver to:
43.
Putting too much weight towards the rear may cause all of these except:
44.
What violation occurs in the example below?
Day 1
45.
A container chassis vehicle, by definition, is:
46.
Which of these is true about mirror adjusting?
47.
What is Gross Vehicle Weight Rating?
48.
CDL drivers from New York State require the Metal Coils Endorsement when transporting metals coils weighing:
49.
Blocking is used to:
50.
When securing paper rolls with eyes vertical in a sided vehicle all of the following are acceptable except: