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 statements about stopping distance and speed is true?
2.
Which of these pieces of emergency equipment should always be carried in your vehicle?
3.
You are driving on a clear night. You must dim your headlights from high to low. You should adjust your speed so that you can stop within:
4.
When starting a bus on a level surface with good traction there is often no need for:
5.
Securing cargo on a flatbed trailer is typically done using:
6.
A hook-lift container is:
7.
Which of these is true about tires and hot weather?
8.
Retreaded, recapped, or regrooved tires are allowed on the front wheels of a bus when?
9.
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?
10.
All of the following are exempt from needing a CDL except:
11.
When securing rolls of paper with eyes vertical, how many points of contact are required to consider a roll secure?
12.
A bulkhead is defined as:
13.
Which means of securement is prohibited when transporting coils with
the coil eye crosswise on the vehicle?
14.
What are the four basic weight limits?
15.
After an accident, you should only move a severely injured person:
16.
What does emergency braking mean?
17.
Three serious traffic violations in a 3-year period will result in a CDL disqualification of:
18.
What factors typically determine your blood alcohol concentration BAC?
19.
Medicine used to treat the common cold:
20.
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:
21.
Which of these statements about downshifting is true?
22.
What is the minimum angle that indirect tiedowns must form with the vehicle?
23.
A load weighing 41,500 lbs requires securement against rearward force of:
24.
What are most front-wheel skids caused by:
25.
The engine brake effect is greater when the engine is _____ governed RPM and the transmission is on a _____ gear.
26.
What is the main factor that will limit how far back you can slide your tandems?
27.
.5g is equal to what?
28.
When driving at night you should use your high beams when oncoming traffic is not within ____ feet?
29.
Some large trucks have curved mirrors. These mirrors:
30.
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) means the following?
31.
When banding paper rolls with eyes vertical, you should:
32.
A minimum disqualification of 12 months will result for any driver who:
33.
"Brake fade" is:
34.
When securing heavy vehicles, what is the minimum WLL of each tiedown?
35.
When crossing railroad tracks in a placarded vehicle or a bus:
36.
Cargo that isn't prevented from forward movement, and is 4 feet long and weighs 1,500 lbs requires a minimum of how many tiedowns?
37.
Overall length limit on vehicles transporting machinery, poles, or structural objects is:
38.
To correct a drive wheel braking skid, you should:
39.
A DUI conviction for a CDL-holder will result in disqualification for a minimum of:
40.
Backing your vehicle in a straight line without crossing over or touching the exercise boundaries is called:
41.
Containerized loads:
42.
All of the following are good tips to staying fit and ready to drive except:
43.
If you were instructed to 'tarp' a load, what would you be using?
44.
On what day and time does an 11 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2

45.
When involved in an accident and not seriously injured, basic steps you should take include assist the injured, notify authorities, and:
46.
It is safe to remove the radiator cap or any other part of the pressurized system:
47.
Most good drivers will look ahead:
48.
In terms of cargo securement, what is a 'well'?
49.
CDL drivers from New York State require the Metal Coils Endorsement when transporting metals coils weighing:
50.
When securing paper rolls with eyes vertical in a sided vehicle all of the following are acceptable except: