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Anyone who operates a motor vehicle on the public roads in Idaho is required to have a valid driver's license or learner’s permit. Applicants must be 15 years old or older to take the written knowledge and skills tests. The Idaho written knowledge test will cover the contents of the ID DMV Driver's Manual including road rules, highway signs, traffic signals, pavement markings, safe driving practices and equipment required on motor vehicles. The Idaho DMV written test consists of 40 questions, and you are allowed to miss 6 questions to pass the test.
1. Broken white lines can be crossed over:
when it is safe to change lanes.
only when passing another car.
at any time.
only in passing zones.
2. What shape is a yield sign?
Vertical rectangle
Upside-down triangle
3. A flashing red light means:
The same as a STOP sign.
The light will soon change to steady red.
The traffic signal is broken.
Slow down before entering.
4. When passing another vehicle:
you can exceed the posted speed limit.
there is no need to signal.
pass the vehicle as safely and as quickly as possible.
honk your horn repeatedly to warn the other driver.
5. When you get in a car to drive, the first thing you should do is:
check your rear view mirror.
adjust your seat belt.
adjust the steering wheel.
adjust your seat.
6. Anything that requires you to _______ could cause you to crash.
take your attention away from driving
take your hands off the wheel
take your eyes off the road
All of the above.
7. This sign warns drivers of:
narrow bridge sign
a low place in the road.
a winding road.
a narrow bridge ahead.
low clearance.
8. When the driver behind you wants to pass, you should:
speed up.
use your brake lights.
slow down to allow room for the other driver to complete the pass safely.
change lanes.
9. When there is a _______ at an intersection, you must come to a complete stop, yield to cross traffic/pedestrians, and then proceed when clear.
a solid red light
a flashing yellow light
a solid green light
a flashing red light
10. If you miss your exit from an interstate expressway, you should:
go to the next exit and come back to the exit you missed.
make a quick U-turn from your lane of travel.
use the right turn signal, check your mirrors and move to the right.
pull over to the right and back up with caution until you reach the exit ramp.
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ID DMV Permit Practice Test

Number of questions: 40
Correct answers to pass:34
Passing score:85%
Minimum age to apply: 14 ½
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