PERMIT PRACTICE TEST ALASKA

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Every person who operates a motor vehicle on Alaska streets and highways must have a valid Alaska driver’s license or learner’s permit. A vision test is required of each driver before any license or permit is issued. The AK DMV written test covers the information found in the State of Alaska Driver’s Manual, including traffic laws, road rules, safe driving practices, and road signs. The knowledge test consists of 20 questions. To pass the written test, you must score 80% or higher (at least 16 correct answers).
1. What should drivers do when the red lights begin to flash?
Turn off the ignition.
Slow down.
Yield.
Stop.
2. When you come to an intersection with a flashing red light, you must:
stop at the intersection, then proceed as traffic allows.
slow down and drive carefully through the intersection.
stop at the intersection and wait for a flashing green light.
stop only if cars are approaching the intersection.
3. You are driving in the left lane and want to change to the right lane. You should:
check mirrors, signal and look over your left shoulder for vehicles before changing lanes.
check mirrors, signal and look over both shoulders for vehicles around your vehicle before changing lanes.
check mirrors, signal, look around your vehicle for other vehicles and accelerate slightly to change lanes.
check mirrors, signal and look over your right shoulder for vehicles before changing lanes.
4. To check your blind spot before changing lanes:
look into the right side mirror.
look into the rearview mirror.
look over your shoulder in the direction you plan to move.
look into the left side mirror.
5. What does the pictured signal indicate?
A pedestrian may not not begin crossing the street.
Pedestrians may turn right.
A pedestrian may begin crossing the street.
Drivers should walk more and drive less.
6. What is the first thing you should do if your wheels move off the pavement?
Pull over to the right and sound your horn to warn the other drivers.
Pull the steering wheel back.
Ease your foot off the gas pedal and brake gently.
Try pumping the gas pedal to increase pressure.
7. At night, slow down and always:
use high beams whenever there are no oncoming vehicles.
use your high beams until other drivers dim their lights.
use your dome light to help you see your speedometer.
use sunglasses to reduce glare from headlights.
8. Your first response to reduced visibility should be:
to look for road edge markings to guide you.
to turn on your windshield wipers.
to reduce your speed.
to turn on your headlights.
9. Studies show that when worn, seat belts:
reduce your chances of serious injury in a crash.
increase your chances of fatality in a crash.
reduce your chances of damage to your car in a crash.
All of the above.
10. The recommended technique for parallel parking between two cars is to first:
back slowly.
pull up even with the front car.
turn your wheels to the right.
turn your wheels to the left.
 
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AK DMV Written Test Facts

Number of questions: 20
Correct answers to pass: 16
Passing score: 80%
Number of questions: 20
Correct answers to pass: 16
Passing score: 80%
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