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.
What violation has occurred on the below log?

2.
You are checking your tires for a pre-trip inspection. Which of these statements is true?
3.
Which statement is true?
4.
Which of these statements about using turn signals is true?
5.
The primary cause of fatal crashes is:
6.
When the hydraulic brakes fail while you are driving, the system will not build up pressure and the brake pedal will feel spongy or go to the floor. What should you do?
7.
"The driver’s manual suggests several things to do when you pass a vehicle. Which of these is NOT one of them?"
8.
Which of these statements about speed management is true?
9.
High friction securement devices include:
10.
When approaching a railroad crossing, which of these safety precautions applies?
11.
Retreaded, recapped, or regrooved tires are allowed on the front wheels of a bus when?
12.
In cargo securement, what is a 'cleat' defined as?
13.
When should drivers inspect their vehicles?
14.
When loaded cement pipe over 45 inches in diameter, which pipes should be blocked, wedged, or otherwise immobilized?
15.
On which of the below logs did a violation occur?

Day 1



Day 2

16.
When securing rolls of paper with eyes vertical, how many points of contact are required to consider a roll secure?
17.
What is the main factor affecting the low-speed offtracking of a tractor trailer?
18.
What is a rub rail?
19.
You should wear a seat belt in a moving vehicle:
20.
What happens if you spend 8 hours in the sleeper berth?
21.
Which of the following is not an acceptable method of containing loose parts when securing flattened or crushed vehicles?
22.
Which of these is a good thing to remember about using mirrors?
23.
When making a right turn, all of the following are good technical practices except:
24.
Steering wheel play should not be more than:
25.
You weigh the truck immediately before and after fueling. Based on the following, determine what percentage of the weight goes to each set of axles:

Before fueling:

steer: 11,100, drives: 32,600, gross: 71,400

After fueling:

steer:11,850, drives: 32,850, gross: 72,400

26.
Which day on the example below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
27.
In addition to preventing engine freezing, proper coolant levels help:
28.
You are driving a 40-foot vehicle at 55 mph. The road is dry, and visibility is good. What is the least amount of space that you need to have in front of your vehicle?
29.
You may hang up on a railroad track if:
30.
What are the two most common tandem slider rail hole spacings, and roughly how much weight is transferred per hole?
31.
When activated, retarders apply braking power when:
32.
When calculating directional forces, 'g' is expressed as:
33.
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) means the following?
34.
A key principle to remember about loading cargo is to keep the load:
35.
Option #3 for a single metal coil with eyes lengthwise requires:
36.
If a CDL-holder's privilege to drive non-CMV's is revoked or suspended more than once for alcohol, felony, or controlled substance violations, the CDL will be disqualified for:
37.
Your log must include all of the following except:
38.
High beams should only be used at a distance of:
39.
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?
40.
When securing heavy vehicles, what is the minimum WLL of each tiedown?
41.
When using tiedowns for securing cargo, what is the general rule regarding cargo length.
42.
If you must drive in fog, some considerations include which of the following:
43.
When crossing railroad tracks in a placarded vehicle or a bus:
44.
To correct a drive wheel braking skid, you should:
45.
Specific parts of the CDL driving and skills exam include which of the following?
46.
Backing your vehicle in a straight line without crossing over or touching the exercise boundaries is called:
47.
What should you do when your vehicle hydroplanes?
48.
You should stop driving:
49.
The pre-trip inspection should show that the exhaust system is:
50.
On combination vehicles longer than 20 feet or wider than 80 inches, amber or yellow reflectors must be installed: