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You need a Tennessee driver’s license or learner’s permit if you want to drive on Nevada streets and highways. To qualify for a Class D license, you must be at least 16 years of age, and must pass a vision screening, knowledge test, and driving test. The Tennessee written test covers the contents of the DMV Driver’s Handbook, and includes questions on road rules, road signs and signals, and safe driving practices. The test consists of 30 questions, and you must score 80% or higher (at least 24 correct answers) to pass. Practice with this sample DMV test to familiarize yourself with the format of the Tennessee written test.
1. The driver of an emergency vehicle that uses lights and a siren can legally:
exceed the speed limit
pass red lights.
All of the above.
2. When drivers see this road sign:
they must not drive past this sign.
they must turn around immediately.
they must come to a complete stop and call the police.
3. What does a yellow arrow signal mean?
Vehicles moving in all directions must stop if they can. The light will soon be red.
The same as a green light.
The same as the yellow light, but applies only to movement in the direction of the arrow.
4. If your brakes are wet, you can dry them by:
riding the pedal lightly.
having them checked by a mechanic.
pull over to the right and wait until it stops raining.
5. This sign indicates:
The road may be slippery when wet. Drive slowly.
Winding road. Drive with caution.
Warning: drunk drivers.
6. This sign warns drivers of:
a low place in the road.
a narrow bridge ahead.
low clearance.
7. A person walking with a white cane or guide dog is likely to be:
a deaf person.
a blind person.
a person involved with a traffic study.
8. __________________ is a safe driving technique.
Using your high beam lights in the fog
Checking your rearview mirrors frequently
Starring at the road ahead of your vehicle
9. Where must you position your vehicle when you prepare to make a left turn from a two-way roadway into a one-way roadway?
On the right curb.
As close as possible to the center line.
As far to the right as possible.
10. In heavy rain, tires can begin to ride on the water that is on top of the road pavement. This is called:
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TN DMV Permit Test Facts

Number of questions: 30
Correct answers to pass: 24
Passing score: 80%
Number of questions: 30
Correct answers to pass: 24
Passing score: 80%
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