Anyone who drives a motor vehicle on public streets or highways in Minnesota must carry a valid driver’s license or learner’s permit. Your eyes will be screened when you apply for, or renew, your driver’s license or learner’s permit. The DMV written test contains multiple-choice and true or false questions that evaluate your knowledge and understanding of Minnesota road rules, road signs and safety rules. The test is based on information contained in the official Minnesota Driver’s Manual, and consists of 40 questions. You need 32 correct answers to pass (80%).
1. When a traffic signal light turns green, you should:
wait 10 seconds before proceeding.
back up slowly.
accelerate as quickly as possible to the next intersection.
yield the right-of-way to pedestrians.
2. Emergency vehicles:
may follow each other.
may use a loudspeaker to give instructions.
have the right of way when using siren, horn, and red/blue lights.
All of the above.
3. As you near an intersection, the traffic light changes from green to yellow. You should:
speed up to beat the red light.
apply the brakes sharply to stop.
be prepared to stop before the intersection.
be prepared to stop in the center of the intersection.
4. You are driving and you are feeling drowsy. You should:
avoid drinking coffee.
turn on the radio to keep you awake.
find a safe place to stop for a break.
have a beer or two to keep you awake.
5. This sign means?
You must make a U-turn.
You may make a U-turn.
Hairpin corner ahead.
Warning: sharp left turn ahead.
6. This road sign means:
Highway entrance ramp ahead
The road widens ahead
Lane reduction - the right lane ends soon
Lane reduction -- the left lane ends soon
7. This sign means:
Traffic signals ahead
Speeding is not allowed
Continue at your current speed
You must stop ahead
8. This road sign means:
Controlled railroad ahead
Lane closed for traffic
There is a traffic signal ahead
4-way stop ahead
9. At night, it is hardest to see:
street lights.
other motorists.
road signs.
10. In which of the following situations may drivers need more space in front of their vehicle?
When it is hard to see ahead.
When following motorcycles.
When carrying a heavy load or pulling a trailer.
All of the above.
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Number of questions: 40
Correct answers to pass: 32
Passing score: 80%
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