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.
Why should you try to move to your right when steering in an emergency?
2.
How many red reflective triangles are you required to carry?
3.
In case of tire failure, all of the following will be steps in your response except:
4.
A hazard:
5.
The North American Cargo Securement Standard cover vehicles weighing:
6.
If the cargo is fully contained in a sided vehicle, what is the minimum requirement for withstanding sideways force?
7.
When using tiedowns to secure boulders, all of the following are requirements except:
8.
When approaching a railroad crossing, which of these safety precautions applies?
9.
An anchor point is defined as:
10.
Retreaded, recapped, or regrooved tires are allowed on the front wheels of a bus when?
11.
Overloading can have all of the following effects except:
12.
You're in Illinois which allows up to 20,000 pounds on the steer axle. You're heading to Indiana which only allows 12,000 on the steer axle. Your steer tires have a load rating of 6,500 pounds each. What is the maximum legal weight your steer axle can be for each of the two states?
13.
By definition, what is a wedge?
14.
Which of these is true about notifying the authorities after an accident occurs?
15.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2

16.
In cargo securement, a wedge is defined as:
17.
You are traveling down a long, steep hill. Your brakes get so hot that they have failed. What should you do?
18.
A container chassis vehicle is defined as:
19.
When driving, when is it acceptable to signal other drivers that it is safe to pass?
20.
A hazmat endorsement will be denied or canceled if:
21.
What does emergency braking mean?
22.
How many violations occur on the below example?
Day 1

Day 2
23.
When hauling livestock, to prevent them from moving around too much and causing a dangerous situation you would use:
24.
Rims with welding repairs or missing lugs:
25.
When starting in slippery conditions, you should:
26.
How many violations have occurred on the below log?
27.
When securing concrete pipe loaded crosswise, arrange the top tier:
28.
Specific suspension problems that drivers should look for include which of the following:
29.
Which of the following headlight issues can be hazardous?
30.
Drivers who have trouble sleeping at night, fall asleep at odd times, or snore loudly, gasp, and choke in their sleep should:
31.
Timber used for dunnage must be all of the following except:
32.
If you need to leave the road in a traffic emergency, you should:
33.
Which of the following is not a reason why loads should be secured?
34.
The road you are driving on becomes very slippery due to glare ice. Which of these is a good thing to do in such a situation?
35.
The best way to keep brakes from getting too hot while going down long grades is to:
36.
Which statement is true?
37.
Make sure that splash guards are properly fastened, and not:
38.
What hours must your logbook show?
39.
To correct a drive wheel braking skid, you should:
40.
Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of tire failure?
41.
Cargo must satisfy one of the following securement conditions except:
42.
To determine blood alcohol concentration level for a person, it is necessary to know:
43.
When driving with ABS, remember:
44.
While driving, the freight must not:
45.
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?
46.
Posted heights at overpasses:
47.
Products that pose a risk to health, safety
and property during transportation are called:
48.
Which of the following will alter the gross vehicle weight?
49.
The purpose of hazmat rules includes all of these except:
50.
What is a rub rail?