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 is the minimum weight of a shipment of paper rolls that would require specific securement requirements?
2.
When is it necessary to learn how a fire extinguisher works?
3.
Define 'bolster':
4.
On what day and time does a 14 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2
5.
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?
6.
Which of these is a good thing to remember when crossing or entering traffic with a heavy vehicle?
7.
By definition, what is a wedge?
8.
Option #3 for securing metal coils transported with eyes lengthwise includes all of the following except:
9.
If you jam on the brakes and the wheels lock up and skid:
10.
What does DOT stand for?
11.
How many tiedowns are required on a stack of shortwood loaded crosswise?
12.
The distance the truck will travel between noticing a hazard and hitting the brakes is:
13.
What should you do when you see a hazard in the roadway ahead of you?
14.
When is it acceptable to use amphetamines to help you stay awake while driving?
15.
Sliding the 5th wheel will change the weight distribution almost exclusively between which sets of axles?
16.
Which means of securement is prohibited when transporting coils with
the coil eye crosswise on the vehicle?
17.
To prevent brake fade you should:
18.
While driving, ice builds up on your wipers and they no longer clean the windshield. You should:
19.
What factor has the greatest affect on how much weight is moved per hole in the tandem slider rail?
20.
What does emergency braking mean?
21.
What factors typically determine your blood alcohol concentration BAC?
22.
While driving through an intersection, you should:
23.
A car suddenly cuts in front of you, creating a hazard. Which of these actions should you NOT take?
24.
Backing into a space that is to the right rear of your vehicle is referred to as:
25.
What will be the ultimate limitation that prevents you from putting the trailer tandems as far to the rear of the trailer as possible?
26.
A load weighing 41,500 lbs requires securement against rearward force of:
27.
Which of these is a good thing to do when steering to avoid a crash?
28.
When driving at night you should use your high beams when oncoming traffic is not within ____ feet?
29.
What is the minimum allowable tread depth for every groove on the front tires?
30.
Some large trucks have curved mirrors. These mirrors:
31.
A dunnage bag is:
32.
Which statement is true?
33.
After turning and getting up to speed:
34.
What is low-speed offtracking?
35.
Overall length limit on vehicles transporting machinery, poles, or structural objects is:
36.
Which of these is the proper signal to change lane?
37.
A DUI conviction for a CDL-holder will result in disqualification for a minimum of:
38.
Vehicles should be equipped with all of the following emergency equipment except:
39.
Methods of securing building materials against forward motion include:
40.
All of these are requirements for securing longwood lengthwise except:
41.
Which of these statements about acceleration is true?
42.
What violation occurs in the example below?
Day 1
43.
When securing a paper roll with a width that is more than twice its diameter, which of the following is not an acceptable method of securement to prevent tipping?
44.
The definition for "shortwood" identifies pieces that are no longer than:
45.
You have steer tires rated at 6,150 pounds each, and you're in the state of West Virginia which says the legal limit for the steer axle is 20,000 pounds. What's the maximum legal weight you can carry on your steer axle in West Virginia?
46.
The purpose of hazmat rules includes all of these except:
47.
The pre-trip inspection should generally include how many steps?
48.
What kind of extinguisher would you use to fight an electrical fire?
49.
Submitting fingerprints for a background check will be required for drivers applying for:
50.
The maximum number of allowable looks and/or pull-ups on any particular exam exercise is: