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DMV offices conduct knowledge testing for operator licensing on an appointment basis. The CT DMV written test is based on the information contained in the Connecticut Driver's Manual, including road signs, driving rules, and safety rules. The DMV CT knowledge test consists of 25 questions and you'll need 20 correct answers to pass (80%). You must pass a knowledge test before you receive your learner’s permit. Connecticut requires that you pass a vision test before you get a driver’s license. After you successfully pass the CT DMV practice permit test, you will be able to schedule an appointment for the road test.
1. The extra space in front of a large truck is needed for:
other drivers when merging onto a freeway.
other drivers when they want to pass the truck.
the truck driver to stop the vehicle.
2. Road signs that point out scenic areas and parks are:
green and white.
black and orange.
brown and white.
3. What shape is a speed limit sign?
Vertical rectangle
4. Before a school bus stops to load passengers, the driver will usually flash:
red lights.
yellow warning lights.
red warning lights.
5. This road sign means:
flagger sign
Flagger ahead
Turn left at the intersection
Lane shifting
6. This sign means:
u turn only
You must make a U-turn.
You may make a U-turn.
Hairpin corner ahead.
7. When they see a yellow X signal, drivers should:
lane yellow x
turn off the ignition.
prepare to leave the lane safely.
come to a complete stop at the marked stop line.
8. This sign tells drivers:
no turn on red sign
they may not turn right or left during the red light.
they must wait for the traffic signal to turn green before turning right or left.
All of the above.
9. When driving on gravel roads:
you should use cruise control to increase traction.
your tires do not have as much traction.
you should keep your eyes moving.
10. If the vehicle you are driving starts to skid, you should:
turn off the ignition.
brake lightly.
stay off the brakes.
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CT DMV Written Test Facts

Number of questions: 25
Correct answers to pass:20
Passing score:80%
Minimum age to apply: 16
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