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Any person who operates a motor vehicle, motorcycle or moped on the public streets and highways in Colorado is required to be at least 16 years of age and have a valid driver’s license or learner’s permit. Applicants are required to pass all required examinations (physical, vision, written test and/or driving test) and pay the required fees. The Colorado DMV knowledge test questions will cover the contents of the Colorado Driver Manual including road signs, driving rules, safety rules and legal items. The CO DMV written test consists of 25 questions. To pass, you must correctly answer at least 20 questions (80%).
1. You may not pass another vehicle on either side of a _______ centerline.
solid or broken yellow
single broken yellow
single broken white
double solid yellow
2. When drivers come to this sign, they must:
stop sign ahead
keep right.
brake sharply and come to a complete stop.
be ready to stop at the stop sign.
warn other drivers that a stop sign is ahead.
3. As you approach an intersection, the traffic light changes from green to yellow. You should:
apply the brakes sharply and come to a complete stop.
be prepared to stop before the intersection.
be prepared to stop in the middle of the intersection.
speed up to beat the red light.
4. To drive defensively, you must:
use the vehicle ahead as your only points of focus.
avoid scanning the road ahead.
keep one hand on the steering wheel.
keep your eyes moving.
5. This road sign warns drivers that:
two way traffic ahead sign
a divided highway is ahead.
they are coming to a point where another traffic lane joins the one they are on.
they cannot go straight ahead.
the one-way street or roadway is about to change to two-way traffic.
6. A pedestrian in the crosswalk when the 'DON’T WALK' signal begins flashing must:
dont walk flashing
stop immediately.
finish crossing the street.
go back and wait the “WALK” light
yield to other pedestrians.
7. You may park or stop along the shoulder of the freeway:
if you need to check your smartphone for directions.
only if you have an emergency.
as long as you turn on your emergency flashers.
if no part of your vehicle is on the road.
8. When they approach this sign, drivers must:
school crossing sign
stop if necessary.
obey signals from crossing guards.
slow down and watch for children crossing the road.
All of the above.
9. When you make a left turn from a two-way road into a four-lane highway, you must:
turn left two way
enter the left lane, to the right of the center line.
enter the right lane. When traffic permits, you can move out of the left lane.
enter the right lane, to the left of the center line.
go straight through the intersection, and then make the turn.
10. This sign means:
traffic signal ahead sign
You must stop ahead
Railroad crossing ahead
No Passing Zone
There is a traffic signal ahead
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CO DMV Permit Practice Test

Number of questions: 25
Correct answers to pass:20
Passing score:80%
Minimum age to apply: 15
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