Free Nevada CDL General Knowledge Practice Test 2023

You are looking for actual practice for your coming CDL test? So you have come to the right place. Our NV General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the Nevada CDL Manual. Our CDL practice test pack covers most of the subject areas on the Nevada 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 Nevada 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 2021 NV commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
NV CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
Which of these pieces of emergency equipment should always be carried in your vehicle?
In case of low friction between the cargo and deck, which of these is not a solution?
You are driving on a clear night. You must dim your headlights from high to low. You should adjust your speed so that you can stop within:
What is the aggregate WLL of two indirect tiedowns with a WLL of 5,000 lbs, and one tiedown with a WLL of 6,000 lbs?
The BAC (Blood Alcohol Concentration) for commercial drivers to be considered intoxicated when driving a commercial vehicle is:
What is the proper way to hold a steering wheel?
The North American Cargo Securement Standard cover vehicles weighing:
When using stab braking, all of the following are steps except
Applying the brakes repeatedly on a downgrade to reduce speed 5 mph below your target is called:
When securing a load of lengthwise longwood logs weighing 42,500 lbs, what is the minimum aggregate WLL required for tiedowns? (rounded up to nearest lb)
Proper fire prevention should include paying attention to all of these except:
In cargo securement, a wedge is defined as:
What does DOT stand for?
If you are being tailgated, you should not:
You receive a scale ticket and your drive axles are 31,700 and your trailer tandems are 35,100. Based upon a trailer with 6 inch slider rail hole spacings, what is the minimum number of holes you would have to slide the tandems to get the weight legal, and what would the final weights be?
All of the following apply to farm vehicle operator CDL exemption except:
Impaired drivers who present potential hazards may tend to:
When securing concrete pipe with a diameter of more than 45 inches loaded crosswise, how many tiedowns are required through each pipe at minimum?
Drivers must inspect the securement of cargo every 150 miles or:
Any operator who refuses to submit to drug or alcohol testing, or who tests in excess of the legal limits, will be disqualified for a minimum of:
When starting in slippery conditions, you should:
You are driving a truck with a manual transmission. What gear will you probably have to use to take a long, steep downhill grade?
How long should it take oil pressure to come up to normal?
What is the Federal standard for the weight limit on a single axle?
The condition in which water or slush collects on the road and your tires lose contact and have little or no traction is called:
Gross combination weight (GCW) is:
Brake fade:
If you are forced to leave the road in an emergency, all of these are good guidelines except:
An example of reckless driving is:
Drivers of trucks and tractor-trailers with cargo must check that the cargo is well secured within the first ___ miles of the trip.
Which of the following is not a reason why loads should be secured?
A friction mat is used to:
Based on the following figures, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the steer axle?

Load rating of steer tires: 6,150 pounds

Percentage of fuel weight to steer axle: 85%

Steer axle weight limit in states you're travelling: 20,000 pounds

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,500, drives: 33,100, gross: 76,700

If an oncoming vehicle drifts into your lane you should:
In case of a fire in the cargo area of a van or box trailer, you should:
What is the minimum aggregate WLL of all tiedowns in a group of concrete pipe?
To protect the area after an accident, steps you should take include:
When changing lanes, put your turn signal on, and:
When using tiedowns for securing cargo, what is the general rule regarding cargo length.
When securing a metal coil with eyes lengthwise, all of the following are steps for securement option #1 except for:
An intermodal container is:
The basic control skills exam allows for a maximum of how many points scored?
If you have used up all of your 14 hour on duty time, how many hours would you regain after an 8 hour break in the sleeper berth?
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?
Requirements for securing heavy vehicles, equipment, and machinery apply at what weight?
If you hear on the radio that there is a major snowstorm forecast along your route, will you qualify for the Adverse Driving Conditions Exception?
What is the minimum aggregate WLL for a group of concrete pipe weighing 16,000 lbs?
The condition of all in-cab controls should be checked for:
How long does it typically take a tractor-trailer to cross a single set of railroad tracks?
Among other hazards, drivers should be on the lookout for slow or confused drivers, children, accidents, and: