In Partnership with Carroll and Madison Library System

View instructions
Anyone who operates a motor vehicle, motorcycle, or motorized bicycle on public road and highways in Arkansas is required to have a license or certificate. Every applicant is required to pass a vision test before issuance of a driver's license or learner’s permit. The written test covers the information found in the AR DMV Driver License Manual, including rules of the road, traffic laws, road signs and safe driving practices. The Arkansas DMV written test consists of 25 questions and you'll need 20 correct answers to pass (80%).
1. When daylight begins to fade, you should use your:
emergency flashers.
parking lights.
low beam headlights.
2. A driver distraction is anything that:
takes the attention away from driving.
causes excessive concentration while driving.
causes aggressive behavior while driving.
3. What does the pictured signal indicate?
Pedestrians may turn right.
Pedestrians may begin crossing the street.
Pedestrians may not begin crossing the street.
4. You ________ traffic headed toward you when you turn left.
must not yield to
must interrupt
must yield to
5. What should you do if your headlights suddenly go out?
Use your emergency lights, parking lights or directional signals.
Ease your foot off the gas pedal and brake gently.
Brake immediately and activate your emergency lights.
6. When entering an interstate highway, drivers should:
check for vehicles and slow down to 25 MPH before merging with the flow of traffic.
wait for an opening in traffic on the entrance ramp.
adjust speed to meet a traffic gap, then merge at a safe speed.
7. You should always travel:
at the speed of the vehicle behind.
at the speed limit.
according to weather and road conditions.
8. When another vehicle is passing you:
stay in your lane and reduce speed.
pull your vehicle as far to the right as possible without leaving the pavement.
stay in your lane and maintain speed unless there is an emergency.
9. A 4-way stop sign means:
4 way stop sign
The first vehicle to reach the intersection should move forward first.
There are four stop signs at the intersection.
All of the above.
10. When approaching a highway-rail intersection, the first sign drivers see is usually:
a stop sign.
a yield sign.
an RXR round sign on a yellow background.
Page 1 of 3
Next page

AR DMV Written Test Facts

Number of questions: 25
Correct answers to pass:20
Passing score:80%
Minimum age to apply: 14
Share This Online DMV Test
Rate this DMV Practice Test
4.6 out of 5
based on 224 votes