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.
Which of these is not part of the pre-trip inspection of the engine compartment?
2.
Sometimes you need to leave a road to avoid a hazard or emergency. When you do, you should keep in mind, that:
3.
What is the best way to prevent brake failure on long downgrades?
4.
All of the following are requirements for dividing vehicles over 33ft except:
5.
What time does a 14 hour rule violation occur?
6.
Which of these is not a brake check you normally do during your walk-around inspection?
7.
Commercial drivers are allowed to hold CDL's in how many states at the same time?
8.
You should lightly apply your brakes to flash the brake lights if:
9.
When coming down a long, steep downgrade, what should be your primary method of controlling your speed?
10.
A stake pocket is:
11.
When driving in cold weather your tire tread should:
12.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2

13.
All of the following are key parts of the steering system except:
14.
A left-hand turn should end:
15.
Which of the following are not a primary factor affecting weight distribution across the axles?
16.
You are starting your vehicle in motion from a stop. As you apply power to the drive wheels, they start to spin. You should:
17.
If you cannot see the driver of a vehicle, then:
18.
Drivers are generally only allowed to use cell phones or text in all of the following situations except:
19.
You should use your mirror to check?
20.
The bridge formula:
21.
Your vehicle is in a traffic emergency and may collide with another vehicle if you do not take action. Which of these is a good rule to remember at such a time?
22.
What is the minimum securement requirement for paper rolls with eyes vertical with a width between 1.25 and 1.76 its diameter?
23.
EOBR's are required to automatically record which of the following?
24.
What types of freight need to be secured properly?
25.
When stopping behind another vehicle, a safe gap to leave is one that:
26.
A placarded vehicle must have how many identical placards?
27.
Gross combination weight (GCW) is:
28.
When loading paper rolls with eyes horizontal, which of the following is not a requirement for stacking a second layer?
29.
What is a cab shield?
30.
What should you do if a car coming toward you at night keeps its high beams on?
31.
If you are not sure what to use to put out a hazardous material fire you should:
32.
A chock is generally used to secure:
33.
What is the cargo's center of gravity?
34.
Which of these statements about braking is true?
35.
What is the only acceptable cure for driver fatigue?
36.
If unsure of the exact location of the center of gravity of your cargo, where would you rather have the center of gravity located if you couldn't get it centered?
37.
Which of these is true about radiator shutters and the winter-front during winter driving?
38.
What day and time did a violation occur in the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
39.
Can state inspectors inspect your truck or bus?
40.
To avoid an accident you moved to the shoulder. The shoulder is clear, you should:
41.
Which of these statements about tires and hot weather driving is true?
42.
Water should never be used to put out a gasoline fire, and also what other kind of fire?
43.
The most common cause of skids is:
44.
Which of the following is considered off duty time?
45.
Some of the serious driving errors that can be caused by alcohol include:
46.
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: 11,450, drives: 33,100, gross: 76,700

After fueling:

steer:11,850, drives: 33,300, gross: 77,300

47.
The condition of all in-cab controls should be checked for:
48.
How much space in front of you is needed while driving on a highway?
49.
Your trailer has a 6 inch hole spacing in the tandem slider rail and your trailer tandems are 900 pounds overweight. What is the minimum number of holes you will have to slide the tandems to get the tandems within legal limits?
50.
Within the requirements for concrete pipe, which of these requires specific securement methods?