Free Oregon 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 OR General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the Oregon CDL manual. Our CDL practice test pack covers most of the subject areas on the Oregon 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 Oregon 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 OR commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
OR CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
You are driving at night and you must dim your headlights for traffic. Good speed management says you should:
2.
When merging:
3.
What is the minimum WLL of each tiedown used to secure crushed or flattened vehicles?
4.
When a driver stops and reverses direction to get a better position during the driving exam, it is considered a(n):
5.
Hydroplaning:
6.
Why is it important to shift gears correctly?
7.
You are driving in an area with few streetlights, if you cannot see well with your headlights, which of the actions may help:
8.
The North American Cargo Securement Standard cover vehicles weighing:
9.
There are three maximum limits you must follow at all times. Those limits are:
10.
An anchor point is defined as:
11.
ABS malfunction lights will be what color?
12.
What keeps an engine cool in hot weather driving?
13.
Which of the following is not a method of securing side-by-side cargo?
14.
Proper fire prevention should include paying attention to all of these except:
15.
Making sure that the cargo is not overweight is the responsibility of:
16.
How many knots are acceptable in a properly working tiedown?
17.
Which of these is true about notifying the authorities after an accident occurs?
18.
Service brake stopping action should be tested at:
19.
What is the minimum Working Load Limit for the entire securement system?
20.
What is true about using a heater?
21.
Cargo inspection:
22.
Based on the following figures, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the steer axle?

Load rating of steer tires: 6,150 pounds

Percentage of fuel weight to steer axle: 80%

Steer axle weight limit in states you're travelling: 20,000 pounds

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,450, drives: 33,100, gross: 76,700

23.
Rims with welding repairs or missing lugs:
24.
Which of these statements about downshifting is true?
25.
What will be the ultimate limitation that prevents you from putting the trailer tandems as far to the rear of the trailer as possible?
26.
Which violations have occurred in the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
27.
You are checking your wheels and rims for a pre-trip inspection. Which of these statements is true?
28.
Every time you pull off the expressway to take a break, you use about how much time off your 11-hour driving limit?
29.
Which of these is a good thing to do when steering to avoid a crash?
30.
What is a cab shield?
31.
An example of reckless driving is:
32.
Extra care is needed to keep your vehicle centered in your lane because commercial vehicles:
33.
The best way to take a curve is to slow to a safe speed before entering the curve, then __________ as you go through it.
34.
When you are passing a vehicle, pedestrian, or bicycle you should assume that:
35.
A dunnage bag is:
36.
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?
37.
Which of these statements about overhead clearance is true?
38.
Which of the following are covered by the specific log securement requirements?
39.
To correct a drive wheel braking skid, you should:
40.
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?
41.
To avoid a crash, you had to drive onto the right shoulder. You are now driving at 40 mph on the shoulder. How should you move back into the pavement?
42.
When driving with ABS, remember:
43.
What does BAC stand for?
44.
How many reflective triangles are required to be kept as part of a trucks emergency equipment?
45.
What is the minimum number of tiedowns to use on a load 4ft 7in long, and weighing 1,237 lbs?
46.
On what day and time does an 11 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2

47.
How long does it typically take a tractor-trailer to cross a single set of railroad tracks?
48.
Posted heights at overpasses:
49.
Most good drivers will look ahead:
50.
According to the general rule, for how much space should you leave in front of your vehicle at speeds below 40 mph?