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.
When merging:
2.
The center of gravity of a load:
3.
When securing concrete pipe over 45 inches loaded crosswise, which direction must the tiedowns on the rear half of the load run?
4.
Placing a phone call while driving:
5.
Which of these is a good thing to do when driving at night?
6.
Some general signs that another driver may be distracted include which of the following:
7.
When you encounter a driver that appears to be distracted, you should:
8.
Which of these is correct about emergency or evasive action?
9.
Which of these is true about hazardous materials:
10.
A stake pocket is:
11.
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?
12.
Which statement below is true?
13.
The principal way of controlling speed on downgrades is:
14.
Sliding the 5th wheel will change the weight distribution almost exclusively between which sets of axles?
15.
When driving, when is it acceptable to signal other drivers that it is safe to pass?
16.
Why should you always plan on arriving to your destination as quickly as possible?
17.
Impaired drivers who present potential hazards may tend to:
18.
Cargo and securement devices should be checked within how many miles after starting a trip?
19.
Securing heavy vehicles or equipment with crawler tracks or wheel requires a minimum of how many tiedowns?
20.
When should you test your parking brakes?
21.
If you cannot see the driver of a vehicle, then:
22.
Which of these statements about downshifting is true?
23.
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%
24.
Why did Congress enact the Bridge Formula in 1975?
25.
When securing a non-cubic boulder with an unstable base, the four surrounding chains must have a WLL of at least:
26.
Escape ramps:
27.
Who must complete a log?
28.
Gross combination weight (GCW) is:
29.
You are driving on a straight, level highway at 50 mph. There are no vehicles in front of you. Suddenly a tire blew out of your vehicle, what should you do first?
30.
How does the weight of the vehicle affect stopping distance?
31.
What happens if an EOBR malfunctions?
32.
What three distances build up the total stopping distance of your truck or bus?
33.
Which of these is true about hauling hazardous materials?
34.
Based on the following figures, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the steer axle?

Load rating of steer tires: 6,150 pounds

Percentage of fuel weight to steer axle: 85%

Steer axle weight limit in states you're travelling: 20,000 pounds

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,500, drives: 33,100, gross: 76,700

35.
Ways that drinking alcohol can affect the brain include:
36.
Where should the ignition key be during the pre-trip inspection?
37.
Under the adverse driving conditions exception, how many additional hours can you drive?
38.
Which of these statements about overhead clearance is true?
39.
What are the two primary laws governing the placement of the tandems?
40.
When securing metal coils in a sided vehicle without anchor points:
41.
Whenever you double your speed, it will require how much more distance to stop?
42.
Some causes of fuel fires include improper fueling, driver smoking, and:
43.
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%
44.
What is the maximum ideal angle for an effective direct tiedown?
45.
A sign of a confused driver who may present a potential hazard is:
46.
When securing a single metal coil with eyes vertical:
47.
Which of the statements about an inspection of the suspension components is true?
48.
Which of these is true about mirror adjusting?
49.
Where will the weight of fuel be distributed?
50.
A bulkhead is used: