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.
You are driving on a slippery road during the day. What does the Driver’s manual say about how much space you should keep ahead of your truck?
2.
What is the minimum WLL of each tiedown used to secure crushed or flattened vehicles?
3.
If you are stopped at a roadside rest area and found to have a BAC (Blood Alcohol Concentration) of 0.02 you will:
4.
Hydroplaning:
5.
When the hydraulic brakes fail while you are driving, the system will not build up pressure and the brake pedal will feel spongy or go to the floor. What should you do?
6.
Whenever you double your speed, your vehicle has about how many times of destructive power if it crashes?
7.
Which of these is not a brake check you normally do during your walk-around inspection?
8.
In cargo securement, a 'well' is defined as:
9.
Service brake stopping action should be tested at:
10.
Which of these are requirements for securement systems?
11.
Why should drivers always be looking for hazards?
12.
What is the minimum Working Load Limit for the entire securement system?
13.
Freeway exits can be dangerous for commercial vehicles, at what speed should you enter the exit?
14.
When securing metal coils with eyes vertical, the angle between tiedown and deck, if possible, should be:
15.
The distance that you should look ahead of your vehicle while driving amounts to about ___ miles at normal highway speed.
16.
Cargo inspection:
17.
A female housing fixed to the side or ends of a vehicle to receive a stake or peg, and may also be used as an anchor point is a:
18.
To help slow the vehicle to reduce the need for using the service brakes, some vehicles are equipped with:
19.
You should wear a seat belt in a moving vehicle:
20.
When securing building materials, how many knots are acceptable in the tiedown(s)?
21.
The maximum number of "looks" allowed during the driving exam is:
22.
In cargo securement, bracing is:
23.
Cargo is contained when:
24.
To secure paper rolls with eyes horizontally against rearward movement, you can use which of the following except:
25.
How long should it take oil pressure to come up to normal?
26.
Drivers who have trouble sleeping at night, fall asleep at odd times, or snore loudly, gasp, and choke in their sleep should:
27.
You are driving a heavy vehicle. You must exit a highway using an off-ramp that curves downhill. You should:
28.
Which of these would NOT help if windshield is covered with ice?
29.
What is the primary goal of implementing the Bridge Formula?
30.
When securing a metal coil with eyes lengthwise, all of the following are steps for securement option #1 except for:
31.
When securing metal coils in a sided vehicle without anchor points:
32.
If loading and securing paper rolls on a second layer:
33.
Which of these is NOT a danger of a rough acceleration?
34.
The basic control skills exam allows for a maximum of how many points scored?
35.
When securing a single metal coil with eye vertical, tiedowns must be arranged according the all of the following except:
36.
When stopping before a turn, do all of the following except:
37.
Convex (curved) mirrors:
38.
What is the maximum ideal angle for an effective direct tiedown?
39.
All of the following are concerns for driving on offramps or onramps except:
40.
What is the minimum aggregate WLL for a group of concrete pipe weighing 16,000 lbs?
41.
What can be the result of too much weight on the back of the trailer?
42.
How long does it typically take a tractor-trailer to cross a single set of railroad tracks?
43.
The pre-trip inspection should show that the exhaust system is:
44.
Option #1 for securing coils transported with eyes lengthwise includes:
45.
The term 'edge protector' refers to:
46.
If you are able to exert 200 pounds of force against an object but you are only exerting 50 pounds of force to do so, what method are you applying to make this happen?
47.
When driving downhill, you should use the service brakes:
48.
If traveling slower than traffic flow on a grade, if legal you should:
49.
Submitting fingerprints for a background check will be required for drivers applying for:
50.
When securing paper rolls with eyes crosswise, which of the following can be used to prevent side-to-side shifting when there is more than 8 inches of space to the wall?