Free Nevada 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 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 2022 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
1.
What are the Federal standards for the gross vehicle weight of a 5 axle commercial vehicle?
2.
Why should you try to move to your right when steering in an emergency?
3.
Which of these statements about managing space to the sides is true?
4.
You must drive through deep or flowing water, you should not:
5.
When is it necessary to learn how a fire extinguisher works?
6.
Define 'bolster':
7.
Which of these statements about using turn signals is true?
8.
When a driver stops and reverses direction to get a better position during the driving exam, it is considered a(n):
9.
Sometimes you need to leave a road to avoid a hazard or emergency. When you do, you should keep in mind, that:
10.
Which of these statements about driving in areas with strong wind is true?
11.
You are driving a 40-foot vehicle at 35 mph. The road is dry, and visibility is good. What is the least amount of space you should keep in front of your vehicle to be safe?
12.
Which of the following systems should receive extra attention during winter weather inspection?
13.
At what time does a violation occur on this log?
14.
When securing an intermodal container on a chassis, what is the maximum allowable vertical travel when secured?
15.
What is the maximum blood-alcohol concentration allowed for operating a school bus?
16.
Using radar detectors in commercial vehicles:
17.
In mountain driving you will have to use a lower gear to drive safely on a grade. Which of these does NOT affect your choice of gear?
18.
All vehicles on all highways have a maximum allowable height of:
19.
When securing building materials, spacer requirements include all of the following except:
20.
How many tiedowns are required for cargo that is prevented from forward movement?
21.
When securing concrete pipe with a diameter up to 45 inches loaded crosswise as a group, a crosswise tiedown should be used every how many feet?
22.
To help slow the vehicle to reduce the need for using the service brakes, some vehicles are equipped with:
23.
When securing rows of coils, requirements include all of the following except:
24.
You should wear a seat belt in a moving vehicle:
25.
A device placed between the deck of a vehicle and car or between articles of cargo, intended to provide greater friction than exists naturally between these surfaces is:
26.
Which of the following is considered on duty time
27.
When making a right turn, all of the following are good technical practices except:
28.
Steering wheel play should not be more than:
29.
When stopping behind another vehicle, a safe gap to leave is one that:
30.
The object of the pre-trip inspection is:
31.
If you must cross into the oncoming lane to make a turn, you should:
32.
"Fully Contained" means:
33.
What three distances build up the total stopping distance of your truck or bus?
34.
Controlled braking is:
35.
Any activity that draws your attention to something other than the task of driving is considered:
36.
The tread depth on front steering wheel tires should be:
37.
The road you are driving on becomes very slippery due to glare ice. Which of these is a good thing to do in such a situation?
38.
Which of these would NOT help if windshield is covered with ice?
39.
The maximum allowable overall length for semitrailers is:
40.
All of the following are classified as "a drink" and contain the same amount of alcohol except:
41.
Specific examples of vehicles which drivers should pay close attention to as possible hazards include:
42.
What is low-speed offtracking?
43.
What is a headboard?
44.
What should you do when your vehicle hydroplanes?
45.
All of the following are true of alcohol except:
46.
Whenever you double your speed, it will require how much more distance to stop?
47.
Using the following numbers for your calculations, how much weight will come off your drive axles?

Miles per gallon: 6

Miles travelled: 360

Percentage of fuel weight on drive axles: 30%
48.
Which of these is NOT a good rule to follow when caring for injured persons at an accident scene?
49.
The term 'edge protector' refers to:
50.
What kind of extinguisher would you use to fight an electrical fire?