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.
The most important thing you can do when dealing with an aggressive driver is:
2.
Which of these is NOT a good thing to do when driving on slippery roads?
3.
Turn signals facing the front should be amber or:
4.
A vertical barrier across the front of the deck of a vehicle to prevent forward movement of cargo is a:
5.
When a driver stops and reverses direction to get a better position during the driving exam, it is considered a(n):
6.
Any driver convicted of violating an out-of-service order will be disqualified for a minimum of:
7.
The purpose of the retarders is to:
8.
Which of these statements about certain types of cargo is true?
9.
Special permits will be required for loads that are:
10.
When securing an intermodal container on a chassis, what is the maximum allowable vertical travel when secured?
11.
Which of these is correct about emergency or evasive action?
12.
What keeps an engine cool in hot weather driving?
13.
How current must your logbook be?
14.
Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) means the following:
15.
Which of these are not part of the front pre-trip inspection?
16.
Which of the following statements about speed management is true?
17.
Which of these statements about drugs is true?
18.
What is the main factor affecting the low-speed offtracking of a tractor trailer?
19.
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
20.
Load securement for cargo weighing 29,650 lbs must be able to withstand upward force of how many lbs?
21.
What happens if you spend 8 hours in the sleeper berth?
22.
What affect will sliding the trailer tandems forward have on the weight distribution?
23.
What is a reusable, transportable enclosure that is especially designed with integral locking devices that secure it to a container chassis trailer to facilitate the efficient and bulk shipping and transfer of goods by, or between various modes of transport, such as highway, rail, sea, and air.?
24.
When making a right turn, all of the following are good technical practices except:
25.
A waterproof sheet used to cover cargo is a:
26.
Which of these could be considered off duty time?
27.
What happens if an EOBR malfunctions?
28.
When confronted with an aggressive driver, you should do all of the following except:
29.
Which of the following vehicles will have the longest stopping distance?
30.
When loading a trailer, if the cargo is loaded all to the rear, it may result in:
31.
If you are forced to leave the road in an emergency, all of these are good guidelines except:
32.
An anchor point is defined as:
33.
A friction mat is used to:
34.
In case of a fire in the cargo area of a van or box trailer, you should:
35.
To satisfy general cargo securement requirements, what is the minimum WLL for securing vehicles under 10,000 lbs?
36.
Your log must include all of the following except:
37.
You are driving a heavy vehicle. You must exit a highway using an off-ramp that curves downhill. You should:
38.
How many anchor points should be used to secure an intermodal container on a chassis vehicle?
39.
When securing metal coils, it is acceptable to use nailed blocking or cleats as the sole means to secure:
40.
To avoid an accident you moved to the shoulder. The shoulder is clear, you should:
41.
One option of positioning bundles of building materials is:
42.
What is the minimum nominal dimension of timber blocking used to secure concrete pipe?
43.
Water should never be used to put out a gasoline fire, and also what other kind of fire?
44.
What does BAC stand for?
45.
Putting too much weight towards the rear may cause all of these except:
46.
To avoid being blinded by glare when driving at night, drivers should:
47.
When securing a single metal coil with eyes vertical:
48.
When starting down a hill, instead of using the foot brakes to control speed:
49.
You should avoid driving through deep puddles or flowing water. But if you must, which of these steps can help to keep your brakes working?
50.
You receive a scale ticket and your drive axles are 35,400 and your trailer tandems are 31,100. Based upon the two most common tandem slider rail hole spacings, what is the minimum number of holes you would have to slide the tandems to get the weight legal, and in which direction?