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You need a Nevada driver’s license or learner’s permit if you want to drive on Nevada streets and highways. Your vision will be checked to make sure you meet the minimum vision standards. The written test covers the information found in the Nevada DMV Driver’s Manual, and includes questions on traffic laws, road rules, road signs, highway signs and markings and safe driving practices. Use of a cellular phone during a drive test will result in automatic failure. The Nevada DMV written test consists of 50 questions, and you need at least 40 correct answers to pass (80%).
1. Drivers may pass on a two-lane roadway marked with a single solid yellow line on their side of the center line.
2. When a traffic signal light turns green, you should:
back up slowly.
yield the right-of-way to pedestrians.
wait 10 seconds before proceeding.
accelerate as quickly as possible to the next intersection.
3. This road sign means:
One-way traffic
Merging traffic from the right
Intersection ahead
Highway curves ahead
4. You may avoid the risks of alcohol-related crashes by:
calling a taxi.
saying “No thanks, Im driving" if someone offers you a drink.
deciding before you start drinking that you are not going to drive.
All of the above.
5. What does this road sign indicate?
Drivers must begin to turn right before yielding to bikes.
Vehicles turning left must yield to bikes entering a right turn lane.
Vehicles entering a right turn lane may conflict with bicycles traveling straight.
None of the above.
6. Warning signs normally are:
7. What should drivers do in case of a brake failure?
Use your ABS System.
Brake lightly.
Shift to a lower gear.
Tie a white cloth on the left door handle.
8. A thumping sound can be a warning:
that a tire blowout is about to occur.
of a brake failure.
of a steering failure.
of a headlight failure.
9. Drivers can not pass a vehicle on the left if:
they can not safely return to the right lane before any oncoming vehicle comes within 200 feet of them.
their lane has a solid yellow center line.
they approach a curve on a two-way road and can not see around it.
All of the above.
10. To avoid the need to make emergency stops while driving in traffic, drivers should:
drive in the right lane only.
honk their horn to make others aware of their presence.
look ahead and maintain a safe following distance.
drive slower than the flow of traffic.
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NV DMV Practice Test Facts

Number of questions: 50
Correct answers to pass: 40
Passing score: 80%
Number of questions: 50
Correct answers to pass: 40
Passing score: 80%
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