Free Nebraska 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 NE General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the Nebraska CDL Manual. Our CDL practice test pack covers most of the subject areas on the Nebraska 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 CDL Practice Test Nebraska 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 NE commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
NE CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
You're loaded heavy with 1/2 tank of fuel onboard. Using the following numbers, where should you move the 5th wheel to get it setup properly?

steer axle: 10,800 pounds
drive axles: 34,700 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
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.
How many red reflective triangles are you required to carry?
4.
What is the proper way to hold a steering wheel?
5.
Backing of the commercial vehicle is:
6.
Special permits will be required for loads that are:
7.
Hazmat placards are what shape?
8.
Making sure that the cargo is not overweight is the responsibility of:
9.
Drivers should be aware that convex mirrors will make reflections look:
10.
Implied consent means:
11.
Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) means the following:
12.
A tank vehicle endorsement is required to drive tank vehicles with a combined capacity of:
13.
When securing building materials, spacer requirements include all of the following except:
14.
Which of these statements about drugs is true?
15.
Space to the ____ your vehicle is most important to manage.
16.
If you are driving while sleepy, the safest remedy is:
17.
Cargo and securement devices should be checked within how many miles after starting a trip?
18.
A securement system must be capable of resisting how much lateral (side-to-side) force, at minimum?
19.
Which of these statements about downshifting is true?
20.
What is a reusable, transportable enclosure that is especially designed with integral locking devices that secure it to a container chassis trailer to facilitate the efficient and bulk shipping and transfer of goods by, or between various modes of transport, such as highway, rail, sea, and air.?
21.
Who enforces HOS regulations?
22.
Using controlled braking, brakes are applied as hard as possible:
23.
What is the minimum WLL required of tiedowns securing loaded intermodal containers on non-chassis vehicles?
24.
Specific securement methods are required for boulders that:
25.
Good general shifting techniques for going down a long downgrade include:
26.
A chain marked with a
4 is identified as what kind?
27.
Any activity that draws your attention to something other than the task of driving is considered:
28.
Which of the following is not a reason why loads should be secured?
29.
Which vehicle will have the most difficulty staying in its lane during strong wind?
30.
The best way to take a curve is to slow to a safe speed before entering the curve, then __________ as you go through it.
31.
To satisfy general cargo securement requirements, what is the minimum WLL for securing vehicles under 10,000 lbs?
32.
Sliding your trailer tandems forward or backward will redistribute the weight mainly between which two sets of axles?
33.
All of the following are classified as "a drink" and contain the same amount of alcohol except:
34.
An ABS light that comes on or stays on while driving indicates:
35.
Which of the following has the greatest affect on the gross vehicle weight?
36.
In Oregon, the maximum weight on the steer axle is listed as 600 pounds per inch of tire tread width up to 20,000 pounds. Your steer tires have a load rating of 6,150 pounds each and are 10 inches wide. What is the maximum legal weight your steer axle can carry in Oregon?
37.
When securing metal coils, it is acceptable to use nailed blocking or cleats as the sole means to secure:
38.
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?
39.
Using the following numbers, what would be the final result if you moved the 5th wheel back one hole?

steer axle: 12,300 pounds
drive axles: 33,100 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
40.
What is the maximum legal weight for the drive axles or trailer tandems?
41.
What kind of extinguisher should be used on burning paper, wood, or cloth?
42.
"You do not have a hazardous materials endorsement on your commercials driver’s license. You are asked to deliver hazardous materials in a placarded vehicle. You should:"
43.
What can be the result of too much weight on the back of the trailer?
44.
When starting down a hill, instead of using the foot brakes to control speed:
45.
How long does it typically take a tractor-trailer to cross a single set of railroad tracks?
46.
As part of their pre-trip cargo securement inspection, drivers should:
47.
Where will the weight of fuel be distributed?
48.
The term 'edge protector' refers to:
49.
What is Gross Vehicle Weight Rating?
50.
What is a rub rail?