Free New Jersey 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 NJ General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the NJ CDL Manual. Our CDL practice test pack covers most of the subject areas on the New Jersey 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 NJ 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 NJ commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
NJ CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
Vehicle skids are often caused by:
2.
The best drivers are those who watch and prepare for hazards. This is called _________ driving.
3.
You must drive through deep or flowing water, you should not:
4.
A vertical barrier across the front of the deck of a vehicle to prevent forward movement of cargo is a:
5.
Hydroplaning:
6.
The North American Cargo Securement Standard cover vehicles weighing:
7.
"The driver’s manual suggests several things to do when you pass a vehicle. Which of these is NOT one of them?"
8.
Why Do HOS Regulations Exist?
9.
Which violation occurs on the below example?
10.
Which of these is true about tires and hot weather?
11.
On what day and time does an 11 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2
12.
Vehicles exempt from Certificate of Safety inspection requirements include:
13.
How current must your logbook be?
14.
Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) means the following:
15.
When securing concrete pipe with a diameter up to 45 inches loaded crosswise as a group,lengthwise tiedowns should be either one 1/2 in chain or wire rope, or:
16.
Overweight, oversized loads:
17.
What are the four basic weight limits?
18.
You should signal continuously while turning because:
19.
Which of these is true about the use of drugs while driving?
20.
Impaired drivers who present potential hazards may tend to:
21.
What does EOBR stand for?
22.
Cargo is contained when:
23.
When securing concrete pipe loaded crosswise, arrange the top tier:
24.
If you have a road emergency and must park on the shoulder, how soon should you put out your triangles?
25.
Specific suspension problems that drivers should look for include which of the following:
26.
When making a right turn, all of the following are good technical practices except:
27.
What is the main factor that will limit how far back you can slide your tandems?
28.
Communication means:
29.
If you are not sure what to use to put out a hazardous material fire you should:
30.
You are driving a heavy vehicle with a manual transmission. You have to stop the vehicle on the shoulder while driving on an uphill grade. Which of these is a good rule to follow when putting it back in motion up the grade?
31.
Whenever possible, a row of metal coils with eyes vertical requires one direct tiedown to secure against rearward movement at what maximum angle?
32.
Aggregate Working Load Limit is defined as:
33.
When you are passing a vehicle, pedestrian, or bicycle you should assume that:
34.
In the following picture, what are axles 2 and 3 commonly referred to as?

35.
If a CDL-holder's privilege to drive non-CMV's is revoked or suspended more than once for alcohol, felony, or controlled substance violations, the CDL will be disqualified for:
36.
When you see a pedestrian or bicyclist along the road you should:
37.
High beams should only be used at a distance of:
38.
Which of these is true about radiator shutters and the winter-front during winter driving?
39.
If loading and securing paper rolls on a second layer:
40.
To adjust driving space to slippery conditions, all of the following are space considerations except:
41.
Which of these statements about tires and hot weather driving is true?
42.
What is the minimum nominal dimension of timber blocking used to secure concrete pipe?
43.
A good inspection habit is for the driver to re-inspect the cargo:
44.
A steel coil weighing 21,000 lbs requires how much securement against forward movement?
45.
How many reflective triangles are required to be kept as part of a trucks emergency equipment?
46.
A device placed on the exposed edge of an article to distribute tiedown forces over a larger area of cargo than the tiedown itself, to protect the tie-down and/or cargo from damage, and to allow the tiedown to slide freely when being tensioned is a:
47.
What is the maximum ideal angle for an effective direct tiedown?
48.
Among other hazards, drivers should be on the lookout for slow or confused drivers, children, accidents, and:
49.
Which of the following will alter the gross vehicle weight?
50.
When securing concrete bell pipe in multiple complete tiers, all of the following are true except: