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When applying for an Illinois driver’s license, you may be required to complete a vision screening, as well as written and driving exams. The IL DMV practice permit test covers the contents of the Illinois Driver's Handbook. It requires you to identify traffic signs, signals and pavement markings, and answer questions about traffic laws, driving and safety rules, vehicle equipment and crash prevention. The Illinois DMV written test consists of 35 questions, 15 of which will address traffic sign identification. To pass the test, you must correctly answer at least 28 questions.
1. Night driving is difficult because:
roadway signs are more difficult to see at night.
streetlights may cause a lot of glare.
All of the above.
2. Trucks and buses may need more space to make a right-hand turn.
3. This signal means:
flag stop
Slow down
Move to the left
4. Posted at freeway exit ramps, this sign shows:
exit ramps
the minimum safe speed a vehicle can be driven on the ramp.
the maximum safe speed a vehicle can be driven on the ramp.
the suggested speed a vehicle can be driven on the ramp.
5. Drivers cannot pass a vehicle on the left if:
they cannot safely return to the right lane before any oncoming vehicle comes within 200 feet of them.
their lane has a solid yellow center line.
All of the above.
6. This sign means:
reduction of lanes sign
narrow bridge ahead.
road construction.
lane ends, merge left.
7. This sign means:
divided highway ends sign
Drivers are coming to a point where another traffic lane joins the one they are on.
The divided highway ends ahead.
Reversible lane ahead.
8. While inside a roundabout, you should:
change lanes before you check for vehicles behind you.
remain in your lane until you are ready to exit.
use your left turn signal if you are in position to exit now.
9. If you are involved in a crash that causes damage to an unattended vehicle, you must:
Notify police and complete all required crash reports.
Stop your vehicle in an area away from traffic, and leave your name, address, phone number and license plate number on the vehicle, if you cannot find the owner.
All the above.
10. An edge line that angles toward the center of the road indicates that:
the road is narrower ahead.
you must turn right.
there’s a narrow bridge ahead.
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IL DMV Test Facts

Number of questions: 35
Correct answers to pass:28
Passing score:80%
Signs questions:15
Minimum age to apply: 15
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