Free North Dakota 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 ND General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the North Dakota CDL Manual. Our CDL practice test pack covers most of the subject areas on the North Dakota 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 ND 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 ND commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
ND CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
How do you stop a front-wheel skid?
2.
Which of these statements about using turn signals is true?
3.
All of the following are requirements for dividing vehicles over 33ft except:
4.
The primary cause of fatal crashes is:
5.
You are driving in an area with few streetlights, if you cannot see well with your headlights, which of the actions may help:
6.
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?
7.
Securing cargo on a flatbed trailer is typically done using:
8.
When making a left turn, you should do which of the following?
9.
Which of the following systems should receive extra attention during winter weather inspection?
10.
What is the maximum blood-alcohol concentration allowed for operating a school bus?
11.
Escape ramps on downgrades:
12.
When should drivers inspect their vehicles?
13.
Vehicles exempt from Certificate of Safety inspection requirements include:
14.
Touching or crossing over a boundary line during the driving exam is considered a(n):
15.
What is the main factor affecting the low-speed offtracking of a tractor trailer?
16.
When driving at night, you should:
17.
A bulkhead is defined as:
18.
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:
19.
Space to the ____ your vehicle is most important to manage.
20.
Load securement for cargo weighing 29,650 lbs must be able to withstand upward force of how many lbs?
21.
When hauling livestock, to prevent them from moving around too much and causing a dangerous situation you would use:
22.
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:
23.
A chock is defined as:
24.
When driving through the work zone you should:
25.
The load carrying area of a truck, trailer, or intermodal container is referred to as the:
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.
In what circumstance can shortwood be treated as longwood?
28.
Which violations have occurred in the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
29.
Good general shifting techniques for going down a long downgrade include:
30.
If you must cross into the oncoming lane to make a turn, you should:
31.
Every time you pull off the expressway to take a break, you use about how much time off your 11-hour driving limit?
32.
Which of the following is not a requirement for shortwood loaded lengthwise?
33.
Controlled braking is:
34.
You may hang up on a railroad track if:
35.
An example of reckless driving is:
36.
What is the total WLL of two 20mm nylon ropes and one 5/8-inch wire rope?
37.
Which of these statements about braking is true?
38.
Sliding your trailer tandems forward or backward will redistribute the weight mainly between which two sets of axles?
39.
Who is responsible for inspecting securing devices and cargo within the first 50 miles?
40.
You are driving a heavy vehicle. You must exit a highway using an off-ramp that curves downhill. You should:
41.
When securing metal coils, it is acceptable to use nailed blocking or cleats as the sole means to secure:
42.
Backing your vehicle in a straight line without crossing over or touching the exercise boundaries is called:
43.
If you have a heavy load that is slowing you down on an upgrade you should:
44.
When you are parked on the side of the road at night you must:
45.
What is aggregate working load limit?
46.
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?
47.
If you lose pressure in hydraulic brakes, you can:
48.
You weigh the truck immediately before and after fueling. Based on the following, determine what percentage of the weight goes to each set of axles.

Before fueling:

steer: 11,450, drives: 33,100, gross: 76,700

After fueling:

steer:11,850, drives: 33,300, gross: 77,300

49.
The narrowest end of a boulder should be pointed:
50.
You should try to avoid driving in fog: