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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. A flashing red traffic light:
has the same meaning as a yield sign.
is used to indicate a pedestrian crossing.
has the same meaning as a stop sign.
indicates that you should drive with caution.
2. This road sign means:
hill sign
Trucks have the right of way
Steep downgrade ahead
Truck exit only
Left lane must turn left
3. When driving on a wet road:
as you drive faster, your tires may lose traction.
you must be aware that the pavement gets even more slippery when it's been raining for long periods of time.
you should follow the vehicle ahead of you more closely.
as you decrease your speed, the road becomes more slippery.
4. This road sign means:
advance warning sign
One-way street ahead
No Passing Zone
Railroad Warning
Two way left turn
5. This road sign means:
yield sign
Slow down and yield to traffic on main road when merging
Always come to a complete stop
Lane reduction ahead
you must come to a complete stop and yield the right-of-way
6. Drivers must yield for emergency vehicles:
when they see a flashing red or blue light or hear a siren.
only when other vehicles yield.
None of the above.
7. The amount of space you need to cross traffic depends on the:
road and weather conditions and oncoming traffic.
number of cars in front of you.
number of cars behind you.
presence of a yield sign.
8. This road sign means:
low shoulder
Low shoulder
Stop ahead
Tow away zone
Buggy warning
9. A driver should be extra alert for motorcyclists, bicycles and pedestrians. Why?
They don’t have rearview mirrors.
They obey specific traffic laws.
They are hard to see in traffic.
They always have the right-of-way.
10. Drinking alcohol while taking drugs can:
have a less pronounced effect than either taken separately.
have a more pronounced effect than either taken separately.
improve concentration.
improve your driving performance.
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CO DMV Knowledge Test Facts

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