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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. Which of the following is NOT true about ABS?
It helps increase your stopping distance.
It improves the vehicle stability.
It improves the steering ability.
It's an automobile safety system.
2. Drivers cannot pass a vehicle on the left if:
their lane has a solid yellow center line.
they cannot safely return to the right lane before any oncoming vehicle comes within 200 feet of them.
they approach a curve on a two-way road and cannot see around it.
All of the above.
3. At intersections marked with stop lines, drivers must:
come to a complete stop.
enter the intersection and then stop.
slow down and enter the intersection.
signal other vehicles to stop.
4. _________________ your mirrors when you prepare to change lanes.
Never depend on
Never use
It is not recommended to check
Always rely on
5. This road sign means:
no right turn sign
No right turn
No U-turns
Left turns are permitted
You may turn right after yielding the right-of-way to oncoming traffic
6. You face a green light, but traffic on the other side of the intersection does not allow you to travel all the way through the intersection. What must you do?
Wait until traffic ahead clears, so you do not block the intersection.
Enter the intersection with caution.
Enter the intersection and wait until traffic ahead clears.
Wait for the next green light.
7. Which of the following does NOT affect the distance that it takes to stop your vehicle?
Perception time.
Braking distance.
Reaction distance.
Steering ability.
8. You must pull over to the edge of the road and allow an emergency vehicle to pass:
only if the emergency vehicle is following you.
regardless of your direction.
only if the emergency vehicle is approaching.
None of the above.
9. Following another vehicle too closely is known as:
aggressive driving.
10. Doing all you can to prevent crashes is called:
Anti-Collision Driving
ABS Driving
Crash-Prevention Driving
Defensive Driving
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CO DMV Knowledge Test

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