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.
You must drive through deep or flowing water, you should not:
2.
To help you to stay alert while driving, you should:
3.
The primary cause of fatal crashes is:
4.
You are driving a 40-foot vehicle at 35 mph. The road is dry, and visibility is good. What is the least amount of space you should keep in front of your vehicle to be safe?
5.
What is the proper way to hold a steering wheel?
6.
Weight transmitted to the ground by one axle or one set of axles called:
7.
You are checking your brakes and suspension system for a pre-trip inspection. Which of these statements is true?
8.
When making a left turn, you should do which of the following?
9.
On an accident scene, if a qualified helper is present you should:
10.
In cargo securement, what is a 'cleat' defined as?
11.
Major signs of tire failure could include:
12.
What is a cab shield?
13.
What is the aggregate WLL of one 7/15 inch Grade 43 chain, and three 5/16 inch Grade 70 chains?
14.
When should drivers inspect their vehicles?
15.
You should be prepared to the examiner:
16.
A stake pocket is:
17.
The distance the truck will travel between noticing a hazard and hitting the brakes is:
18.
What should you do when you see a hazard in the roadway ahead of you?
19.
All of the following are key parts of the steering system except:
20.
Ideally, where would you like the cargo's center of gravity located?
21.
When entering or crossing traffic, observe all of the following except:
22.
You are starting your vehicle in motion from a stop. As you apply power to the drive wheels, they start to spin. You should:
23.
The maximum number of "looks" allowed during the driving exam is:
24.
When securing building materials, how many knots are acceptable in the tiedown(s)?
25.
What is the maximum weight that can be secured by a tiedown with a marked WLL of 5,000 lbs?
26.
Circumstances that would make wheels and rims unsafe include the following except:
27.
Who enforces HOS regulations?
28.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2
29.
.5g is equal to what?
30.
You may hang up on a railroad track if:
31.
When turning quickly in an emergency, which of the following applies:
32.
You are driving a heavy vehicle with a manual transmission. You have to stop the vehicle on the shoulder while driving on an uphill grade. Which of these is a good rule to follow when putting it back in motion up the grade?
33.
Some large trucks have curved mirrors. These mirrors:
34.
A friction mat is used to:
35.
Should brake adjustment be checked often?
36.
Specific cargo securement rules on automobiles and light trucks apply to vehicles of what weight?
37.
Sliding your trailer tandems forward or backward will redistribute the weight mainly between which two sets of axles?
38.
What is the primary goal of implementing the Bridge Formula?
39.
Which of these statements about overhead clearance is true?
40.
An intermodal container is:
41.
What is the correct method of determining what percentage of fuel is distributed between the steer axle and the drive axles?
42.
During the vehicle inspection, checking of ___ will NOT prevent a fire.
43.
What violation has occurred at 8:00 a.m. on Day 2?
Day 1

Day 2
44.
Which of the statements about an inspection of the suspension components is true?
45.
Posted heights at overpasses:
46.
As part of their pre-trip cargo securement inspection, drivers should:
47.
Which of the following will alter the gross vehicle weight?
48.
When driving downhill, you should use the service brakes:
49.
What violations occurred on the below example?
50.
Submitting fingerprints for a background check will be required for drivers applying for: