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Are you looking for information on the Maine CDL general knowledge permit test? We can tell you everything you need to know to kick-start your commercial driving career, right here on this website! We’ve even got an amazing CDL general knowledge practice test for Maine that you can use to prepare for your assessment. Wherever you are on the journey to becoming a professional driver, we’ve got the resources and guidance you’ve been searching for. This DMV CDL practice test for Maine relates specifically to the BMV general knowledge test for 2018; we have other free CDL practice tests on the website which target the same exam but have slightly different features and are designed for commercial driving students of different experience levels. You may have noticed we also have some quizzes which target the commercial driving endorsements exams – everything you want is here under one roof! You do not need to trouble yourself with endorsement exams or with the other types of Maine CDL general knowledge practice test at the moment. If you’re just starting out planning your exam preparation, you’re in the right place.

The first two learning resources you will need are the Maine CDL general knowledge study guide and a learners permit practice test which targets the general knowledge exam. This is because passing that test is your first goal, whether you’re hoping to drive a tank-truck or a taxi-cab. The CDL general knowledge exam is your gateway to begin taking driving lessons in your chosen vehicle; it only draws on material that is relevant to all commercial driving students. So, it doesn’t matter what type of vehicle you want to drive or what driving job you would eventually like to do, because this exam follows the same format for everybody! The principles of commercial driving such as basic control of your vehicle, shifting gears, anti-lock braking, emergency procedures, space management, road signs and road rules are all explained in detail in the CDL general knowledge study guide for 2018 – so you’ll need to own a copy. Fortunately, you can download one free of charge from the Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles website.

You should use your 2017 DMV practice test for Maine, alongside the study guide. Using a good-quality quiz will reinforce your learning and make sure you understand the finer details of the CDL general knowledge material. Plus, it makes studying a whole lot more fun! This DMV practice permit test for Maine makes the perfect starting point for new commercial driving students. It contains just 20 fixed multiple-choice questions, whereas the actual CDL general knowledge permit test contains 50. If you’re a new learner or you do not have time to complete a full-length CDL quiz, this is the test for you! The questions themselves are completely authentic, up-to-date and match up with the BMV study guide, but as there are fewer of them you do not have to worry about overwhelming yourself or having to set aside loads of time.

If you find you’ve been reading the permit test study guide and some of the material doesn’t make sense to you, this Maine CDL practice test for 2018 can help. You do not just have to accept the answers on this quiz as correct without justification, because each of them will come with a user-friendly explanation which draws on the knowledge in the study guide. This support tool will help you find the right answers yourself more easily in future. This introductory quiz requires a passing grade of 16 correct answers – how close can you get to that score?