Free Ohio 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 OH General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the Ohio CDL Manual. Our CDL practice test pack covers most of the subject areas on the Ohio 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 Ohio 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 OH commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
OH CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
Which of these is not part of the pre-trip inspection of the engine compartment?
2.
When is the driver responsible for inspecting cargo and securing devices?
3.
Which of these statements about managing space to the sides is true?
4.
Define 'bolster':
5.
When securing concrete pipe over 45 inches loaded crosswise, which direction must the tiedowns on the rear half of the load run?
6.
What does HOS stand for?
7.
When the roads are slippery, you should:
8.
What time does a 14 hour rule violation occur?
9.
What should be true about other drivers:
10.
High beams should be:
11.
The North American Cargo Securement Standard cover vehicles weighing:
12.
The maximum safe weight that a tire can carry is:
13.
The aggregate WLL for logs loaded lengthwise must be at least:
14.
Concrete pipe loaded crosswise generally:
15.
Why is damage to the exhaust system a danger?
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.
What is the most important reason to inspect your truck or bus?
18.
When securing paper rolls on a flatbed or curtainside vehicle, it is acceptable to stack rolls with eyes vertical:
19.
A sided vehicle containing cargo weighing 35,980 lbs must be able to withstand a rearward force of at least:
20.
A securement system must be capable of resisting how much lateral (side-to-side) force, at minimum?
21.
When should you test your parking brakes?
22.
Which of the following is not an acceptable method of containing loose parts when securing flattened or crushed vehicles?
23.
Which of these is a good thing to remember about using mirrors?
24.
Which of these statements about marking a stopped vehicle is true?
25.
The tread depth on front steering wheel tires should be:
26.
The road you are driving on becomes very slippery due to glare ice. Which of these is a good thing to do in such a situation?
27.
In general, the best braking technique to use in maintaining a safe speed when driving on a downgrade is:
28.
Empty trucks:
29.
Which of these statements about braking is true?
30.
Option #3 for a single metal coil with eyes lengthwise requires:
31.
Cargo securement for a load weighing 37,000 lbs must be able to withstand a minimum forward braking force of:
32.
High beams should only be used at a distance of:
33.
What are the two primary laws governing the placement of the tandems?
34.
In Oregon, the maximum weight on the steer axle is listed as 600 pounds per inch of tire tread width up to 20,000 pounds. Your steer tires have a load rating of 6,150 pounds each and are 10 inches wide. What is the maximum legal weight your steer axle can carry in Oregon?
35.
Where in the trailer could you place cargo so that the weight applied to the trailer tandems is greater than the weight of the cargo itself?
36.
Cargo must satisfy one of the following securement conditions except:
37.
When you are parked on the side of the road at night you must:
38.
What should you do when your vehicle hydroplanes?
39.
Requirements for securing heavy vehicles, equipment, and machinery apply at what weight?
40.
Which of the following is considered off duty time?
41.
When a tiedown is attached directly to the cargo, what is the ideal angle where it attached to the vehicle?
42.
A steel coil weighing 21,000 lbs requires how much securement against forward movement?
43.
How many reflective triangles are required to be kept as part of a trucks emergency equipment?
44.
How much space in front of you is needed while driving on a highway?
45.
The narrowest end of a boulder should be pointed:
46.
Some suggestions for reducing stress and aggressiveness while driving might include all of the following except:
47.
Which of these is NOT a good rule to follow when caring for injured persons at an accident scene?
48.
As part of their pre-trip cargo securement inspection, drivers should:
49.
Sliding your 5th wheel will redistribute the weight mainly between which two sets of axles?
50.
When securing concrete pipe over 45 inches loaded crosswise, which direction must the tiedowns on the front half of the load run?