Free Rhode Island 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 RI General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the RI CDL Manual. Our CDL practice test pack covers most of the subject areas on the Rhode Island 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 RI 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 RI commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
RI CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
How do you correct a drive-wheel acceleration skid?
2.
What is the best way to prevent brake failure on long downgrades?
3.
Which of these is true about driving in a tunnel?
4.
Which of the following can be used as part of the cargo securement system?
5.
How many days are you required to keep your completed logs?
6.
You should be prepared to the examiner:
7.
Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) means the following:
8.
Which of these are requirements for securement systems?
9.
All of the following are lighting requirements for combination vehicles longer than 20 feet or wider than 80 inches except:
10.
The principal way of controlling speed on downgrades is:
11.
Most serious skids result from:
12.
When is it acceptable to use amphetamines to help you stay awake while driving?
13.
What is the best advice for drivers when a heavy fog occurs?
14.
Why should drivers avoid foreign objects in the road?
15.
Three serious traffic violations in a 3-year period will result in a CDL disqualification of:
16.
What does EOBR stand for?
17.
You must keep the papers about hauling hazardous materials:
18.
What is the maximum weight that can be secured by a tiedown with a marked WLL of 5,000 lbs?
19.
What is the 8 day / 70 hour on duty limit?
20.
A school bus endorsement is required in order to transport:
21.
A dunnage bag is:
22.
Specific securement methods are required for boulders that:
23.
What violation has occurred at 10:00 a.m. on Day 2?
Day 1

Day 2
24.
You are driving on a straight, level highway at 50 mph. There are no vehicles in front of you. Suddenly a tire blew out of your vehicle, what should you do first?
25.
A chain marked with a
4 is identified as what kind?
26.
What is the minimum allowable tread depth for every groove on the front tires?
27.
When you are passing a vehicle, pedestrian, or bicycle you should assume that:
28.
Ways that drinking alcohol can affect the brain include:
29.
A combined Tank vehicle & hazardous material endorsement will be designated with what letter on the CDL?
30.
An outside vehicle observation will be scored every time the driver:
31.
Specific cargo securement rules on automobiles and light trucks apply to vehicles of what weight?
32.
Your log must include all of the following except:
33.
What is the minimum aggregate WLL of all tiedowns in a group of concrete pipe?
34.
When using tiedowns for securing cargo, what is the general rule regarding cargo length.
35.
What are the two primary laws governing the placement of the tandems?
36.
Which of these is true about radiator shutters and the winter-front during winter driving?
37.
Combination vehicles must display license plates:
38.
Which of the following are covered by the specific log securement requirements?
39.
Specific parts of the CDL driving and skills exam include which of the following?
40.
To avoid an accident you moved to the shoulder. The shoulder is clear, you should:
41.
The most common cause of skids is:
42.
When checking the general condition of the vehicle, which of the following should be specifically addressed?
43.
Which of these statements about staying alert to drive is true?
44.
If you lose pressure in hydraulic brakes, you can:
45.
When securing a single metal coil with eyes vertical:
46.
Working Load Limit (WLL)is defined as:
47.
Oil, coolant, charging circuit warning lights should go out:
48.
How many days worth of logbook entries must you have available to show during an inspection?
49.
When securing concrete bell pipe in multiple complete tiers, all of the following are true except:
50.
Submitting fingerprints for a background check will be required for drivers applying for: