PERMIT TEST KANSAS

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Anyone who operates a motor vehicle on public streets and roads in Kansas is required to have a driver’s license or driving permit. All applicants are required to pass a vision test. The KS DMV knowledge test consists of written questions on Kansas traffic laws, road signs, road rules and safe driving practices. The test is based on the information contained in the Kansas Driver’s Manual, and consists of 25 multiple-choice questions. You need 20 correct answers (80%) to pass. Practice with this sample test to familiarize yourself with the format of the Kansas driver's license test.
1. In the following situations, drivers should increase their following interval:
When it is hard to see ahead because of bad weather.
When following vehicles that are required to come to a stop at railroad crossings.
All of the above.
2. This road sign tells drivers that:
they must turn either to the right or left.
the one-way street or roadway ahead ends.
they must change lane immediately.
3. When driving on the freeway behind a large truck, you should:
drive to the right side of the truck and wait to pass.
drive closer behind the truck than for a passenger vehicle.
drive farther behind the truck than for a passenger vehicle.
4. Before changing lanes or attempting to pass another vehicle, you should:
signal your intention before changing lanes.
check your blind spots, mirrors, and look over shoulder toward the rear.
All of the above.
5. Gauging the speed of a motorcycle may be difficult because:
many motorcyclists do not activate the brake light.
motorcycles often slow down by downshifting.
they take up less of your field of vision.
6. When turning left at an intersection:
you should always yield to oncoming traffic and pedestrians.
oncoming traffic and pedestrians should yield to you.
you should never yield to oncoming traffic and pedestrians.
7. This road sign warns drivers that:
they are coming to a point where another traffic lane joins the one they are on.
a divided highway is ahead.
the one-way street or roadway is about to change to two-way traffic.
8. One broken line indicates:
You can not pass other vehicles or go across the line.
You can change lanes, but only when traffic conditions or obstructions in the road make it necessary.
You can pass other vehicles and change lanes, if it is safe.
9. If you are driving and a tire suddenly goes flat:
press on the brake pedal as hard as you can.
slow down gradually and do not brake.
rapidly pump the brake pedal several times.
10. This sign indicates the _______________ vehicles can safely travel in this area.
suggested speed
maximum speed
minimum speed
 
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KS DMV Practice Test Facts

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