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.
To prevent a load from shifting, there should be at least one tie down for every ____ feet of cargo.
2.
You are checking your tires for a pre-trip inspection. Which of these statements is true?
3.
What is the minimum WLL of each tiedown used to secure crushed or flattened vehicles?
4.
A vertical barrier across the front of the deck of a vehicle to prevent forward movement of cargo is a:
5.
Which of these statements about stopping distance and speed is true?
6.
Which of these statements about emergency steering is true?
7.
In case of a fire, you should pull off the road and do all of the following except:
8.
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?
9.
As the blood alcohol concentration (BAC) goes up, what happens?
10.
The aggregate WLL for logs loaded lengthwise must be at least:
11.
What is the aggregate WLL of one 7/15 inch Grade 43 chain, and three 5/16 inch Grade 70 chains?
12.
Making sure that the cargo is not overweight is the responsibility of:
13.
The distance that you should look ahead of your vehicle while driving amounts to about ___ miles at normal highway speed.
14.
When securing metal coils with eyes vertical, the angle between tiedown and deck, if possible, should be:
15.
A left-hand turn should end:
16.
What is the main factor affecting the low-speed offtracking of a tractor trailer?
17.
When driving at night, you should:
18.
Sliding the 5th wheel will change the weight distribution almost exclusively between which sets of axles?
19.
When entering or crossing traffic, observe all of the following except:
20.
You're loaded heavy with 1/2 tank of fuel onboard. Using the following numbers, where should you move the 5th wheel to get it setup properly?

steer axle: 12,300 pounds
drive axles: 33,100 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
21.
A cleat is a short piece of wood used:
22.
Which of the following is not true of Working Load Limit (WLL)?
23.
Requirements for securing a non-cubic shaped boulder with a stable base include all of the following except:
24.
What is the minimum securement requirement for paper rolls with eyes vertical with a width between 1.25 and 1.76 its diameter?
25.
Backing into a space that is to the right rear of your vehicle is referred to as:
26.
Passing on the wrong side of the road, passing in a school zone, and driving the wrong way on a one-way street are all specific examples of:
27.
Which of these statements about marking a stopped vehicle is true?
28.
A load weighing 41,500 lbs requires securement against rearward force of:
29.
In case you have to fight a fire, also aim the extinguisher:
30.
Which of the following vehicles will have the longest stopping distance?
31.
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) means the following?
32.
A traffic emergency requires you to escape to the shoulder or roadside. If possible, slow down to ____ mph before using your brakes.
33.
A 30 minute break violation occurs on the below example. What day and time does the violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2
34.
Cargo securement for a load weighing 37,000 lbs must be able to withstand a minimum forward braking force of:
35.
Who is responsible for inspecting securing devices and cargo within the first 50 miles?
36.
A tractor trailer traveling 55 mph will travel how far between when the brain perceives a hazard and stopping?
37.
A 'hook-lift container' is:
38.
If you do not have a CB-radio, what procedure should you follow on an accident scene?
39.
When securing metal coils, it is acceptable to use nailed blocking or cleats as the sole means to secure:
40.
Vehicles should be equipped with all of the following emergency equipment except:
41.
Which of the following techniques will not change the weight distribution across your axles?
42.
Methods of securing building materials against forward motion include:
43.
Using the following numbers, what would be the final result if you moved the 5th wheel forward two holes?

steer axle: 10,800 pounds
drive axles: 34,100 pounds
Weight transfer: 500 pounds per hole
44.
To avoid being blinded by glare when driving at night, drivers should:
45.
The definition for "shortwood" identifies pieces that are no longer than:
46.
Within the requirements for concrete pipe, which of these requires specific securement methods?
47.
CDL drivers from New York State require the Metal Coils Endorsement when transporting metals coils weighing:
48.
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?
49.
When securing paper rolls with eyes vertical in a sided vehicle all of the following are acceptable except:
50.
Shifting gears on most heavy vehicles using manual transmissions will require: