Free New Hampshire 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 NH General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the NH CDL Manual. Our CDL practice test pack covers most of the subject areas on the New Hampshire 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 NH 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 NH commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
NH 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.
You are driving on a slippery road during the day. What does the Driver’s manual say about how much space you should keep ahead of your truck?
3.
Turn signals facing the front should be amber or:
4.
What violation occurs on the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
5.
Which statement below is false?
6.
All of the following are requirements for dividing vehicles over 33ft except:
7.
High beams should be:
8.
On an accident scene, if a qualified helper is present you should:
9.
An anchor point is defined as:
10.
What is a cab shield?
11.
What is the aggregate WLL of one 7/15 inch Grade 43 chain, and three 5/16 inch Grade 70 chains?
12.
Proper fire prevention should include paying attention to all of these except:
13.
Option #3 for securing metal coils transported with eyes lengthwise includes all of the following except:
14.
Retarders:
15.
When securing building materials, spacer requirements include all of the following except:
16.
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?
17.
The Aggregate Working Load Limit should, at minimum, be:
18.
The responsibility for repairing items noted on the pre-trip report that affect safety belongs to:
19.
What is the Aggregate WLL of the securement system for a load secured with 7 tiedowns: 3 rated at WLL of 4,000 lbs, 2 at 6,500, and 1 at 8,000?
20.
When shifting you should do all of the following except:
21.
Why should drivers avoid foreign objects in the road?
22.
The maximum number of "looks" allowed during the driving exam is:
23.
It is accepted that friction mats provide a resistance to horizontal movement equal to:
24.
Three serious traffic violations in a 3-year period will result in a CDL disqualification of:
25.
While exiting the vehicle for a 'look', how many points of contact must you keep with the vehicle at all times?
26.
Circumstances that would make wheels and rims unsafe include the following except:
27.
When securing paper rolls with eyes horizontal, which of the following should be used to secure the rear-most roll?
28.
Using the following numbers for your calculations, how much weight will come off your steer axle?


Miles per gallon: 7
Miles travelled: 280
Percenatage of fuel weight on steer axle: 80%
29.
You receive a scale ticket and your drive axles are 32,200 and your trailer tandems are 35,100. Based upon the two most common tandem slider rail hole spacings, what is the minimum number of holes you would have to slide the tandems to get the weight legal, and in which direction?
30.
Which of these is a good thing to remember about using mirrors?
31.
Steering wheel play should not be more than:
32.
Your brakes can get wet when driving through heavy rain. What can happen if the brakes are applied?
33.
Timber used for dunnage must be all of the following except:
34.
Controlled braking is:
35.
Which of the following is not a reason why loads should be secured?
36.
Which of these statements about braking is true?
37.
You are checking your brakes and suspension system for a pre-trip inspection. Which of these statements is NOT true?
38.
If you must drive in fog, some considerations include which of the following:
39.
If you have a heavy load that is slowing you down on an upgrade you should:
40.
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?
41.
Requirements for securing heavy vehicles, equipment, and machinery apply at what weight?
42.
The most common cause of skids is:
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.
The value specified by the manufacturer as the loaded weight of a combination vehicle is?
45.
During the vehicle inspection, checking of ___ will NOT prevent a fire.
46.
The condition of all in-cab controls should be checked for:
47.
On what day and time does an 11 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2

48.
Which of these is specifically prohibited when securing crushed or flattened vehicles?
49.
Oil, coolant, charging circuit warning lights should go out:
50.
What is a rub rail?