This is the third of our six Driving Safely CDL practice tests. Please take all of the practice tests to increase your chance of doing well on the actual test!
Our free Driving Safely CDL practice test contains 10 questions. There is no time limit on the test. You must answer every question.
You’re welcome to retake this test as many times as you’d like. If you want to improve your score or just need more practice, click the ‘Restart Quiz’ button at the end of the test. The questions will be displayed in a different order but they’ll be the same questions you already answered. The second time around you should know the answers!
Feel free to retake this test as many times as you’d like. Once you receive your score there will be a button to View Questions. Wrong answers will be highlighted in red. The correct answer will be in a green box outlined in green.
Being the driver of a commercial vehicle is a huge responsibility. The written CDL test isn’t that bad. The actual driving test is rigorous. Inspectors do not want anyone on the road who isn’t capable of handling a big rig. Make sure you practice your driving and especially BACKING UP.
Congratulations on your decision to become a commercial driver!
Driving Safely CDL Practice Test 3
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Question 1 of 10
Before starting down a hill you should __________.CorrectIncorrect
Question 2 of 10
When entering a curve you should downshift __________.CorrectIncorrect
Question 3 of 10
An exhaust retarder is one of the 4 basic types of retarders.CorrectIncorrect
Question 4 of 10
Basic retarders (exhause, engine, hydraulic, and electric) can be used anywhere.CorrectIncorrect
Question 5 of 10
In some areas it is illegal to use basic retarders (exhause, engine, hydraulic, and electric).CorrectIncorrect
Question 6 of 10
When the road is wet, icy or snow covered you should __________.CorrectIncorrect
Question 7 of 10
When driving you should look ahead the distance you will travel in __________ seconds.CorrectIncorrect
Question 8 of 10
At highway speeds, looking ahead a distance of 12 to 15 seconds means __________.CorrectIncorrect
Question 9 of 10
While driving, the outside mirrors can be used to __________.CorrectIncorrect
Question 10 of 10
When carrying open cargo you should use your outside mirrors to look for __________.CorrectIncorrect