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.
To help you to stay alert while driving, you should:
2.
Which of these is NOT something you should do if your headlights are not working properly?
3.
On what day and time does a 14 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2
4.
When a driver stops and reverses direction to get a better position during the driving exam, it is considered a(n):
5.
Which of these statements about alcohol is NOT true?
6.
Why is it important to shift gears correctly?
7.
Which of these statements about certain types of cargo is true?
8.
The North American Cargo Securement Standard cover vehicles weighing:
9.
Methods to keep a cradle from sliding include:
10.
Which day below contains at least 1 violation?
Day 1

Day 2
11.
High friction securement devices include:
12.
Which day below contains a violation?
Day 1

Day 2
13.
Concrete pipe loaded crosswise generally:
14.
What is the aggregate WLL of one 7/15 inch Grade 43 chain, and three 5/16 inch Grade 70 chains?
15.
What is a 34 hour restart?
16.
By definition, what is a wedge?
17.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2

18.
A single metal coil with eye vertical weighing 6,350 lbs requires tiedowns with a minimum aggregate WLL of:
19.
What does DOT stand for?
20.
All of the following are considered excessive speeding except:
21.
California allows 20,000 pounds maximum on the steer axle. The tread width of your tires is 11 inches, and the load rating on your steer tires is 7000 pounds. How much weight can you carry on your steer axle in California?
22.
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
23.
Another name for 'skid', a platform or tray on which cargo is placed so that it can be handled as an article.
24.
What factor has the greatest affect on how much weight is moved per hole in the tandem slider rail?
25.
You should use your mirror to check?
26.
In case of brake failure, methods of stopping the vehicle include escaping into an open field, side street, or ramp, and:
27.
Rust around wheel nuts may indicate what?
28.
What violation has occurred at 10:00 a.m. on Day 2?
Day 1

Day 2
29.
Which of these could be considered off duty time?
30.
You are driving a heavy vehicle. You must exit a highway using an off-ramp that curves downhill. You should:
31.
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) means the following?
32.
A dunnage bag is:
33.
Based on the following figures, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the drive axles?

Percentage of fuel weight to drive axles: 30%

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,275, drives: 33,750, gross: 77,220

34.
What is the minimum aggregate WLL of all tiedowns in a group of concrete pipe?
35.
If unsure of the exact location of the center of gravity of your cargo, where would you rather have the center of gravity located if you couldn't get it centered?
36.
What is the primary goal of implementing the Bridge Formula?
37.
High beams should only be used at a distance of:
38.
Which of the following are covered by the specific log securement requirements?
39.
You must drive on a slippery road. Which of these is a good thing to do in such a situation?
40.
You are required to inspect your truck within how many miles after beginning the trip?
41.
An intermodal container is:
42.
To determine blood alcohol concentration level for a person, it is necessary to know:
43.
Which of these statements about engine overheating is true?
44.
Putting too much weight towards the rear may cause all of these except:
45.
What kind of extinguisher should be used on burning paper, wood, or cloth?
46.
Requirements for securing two stacks of shortwood loaded side-by-side include:
47.
When securing a paper roll with a width that is more than twice its diameter, which of the following is not an acceptable method of securement to prevent tipping?
48.
Which day below contains a 30 minute break violation?
Day 1

Day 2
49.
What violations occurred on the below example?
50.
On combination vehicles longer than 20 feet or wider than 80 inches, amber or yellow reflectors must be installed: