CONNECTICUT DMV WRITTEN TEST


DMV offices conduct knowledge testing for operator licensing on an appointment basis. The written test is based on the information contained in the Connecticut DMV Driver Manual, including road signs, driving rules, and safety rules. The knowledge test consists of 25 questions and you need 20 correct answers to pass (80%). You must pass a knowledge test before you receive your learner’s permit. Connecticut requires that you pass a vision test before you get a driver’s license. After you successfully pass the DMV practice permit test, you will be able to schedule an appointment for the road test.
1. The extra space in front of a large truck is needed for:
other drivers when merging onto a freeway.
the truck driver to stop the vehicle.
other drivers when they want to slow down.
2. Road signs that point out scenic areas and parks are:
green and white.
black and orange.
brown and white.
3. Which shape is a speed limit sign?
Vertical rectangle
Pentagon
Round
4. Before a school bus stops to load passengers, the driver will usually flash:
red lights.
yellow warning lights.
red warning lights.
5. This road sign means:
Flagger ahead
Turn left at the intersection
Last turn before toll
6. This sign means?
You must make a U-turn.
You may make a U-turn.
Hairpin corner ahead.
7. When they see a yellow X signal, drivers should:
turn off the ignition.
prepare to leave the lane safely.
come to a complete stop at the marked stop line.
8. This sign tells drivers:
they may not turn right or left during the red light.
they must wait for the traffic signal to turn green before turning right or left.
All of the above.
9. When driving on gravel or dirt roads:
your tires can grip the road better than on pavement.
your tires do not have as much traction, so you must drive slower.
visibility is better.
10. If your vehicle starts to skid, you should:
turn off the ignition.
brake lightly.
stay off the brakes.
 
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CT DMV Permit Test Facts

Number of questions: 25
Correct answers to pass: 20
Passing score: 80%
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