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You must have a Louisiana driver's license or driving permit if you are a resident of Louisiana and want to drive a motor vehicle on public streets and highways. The following tests may be given when you apply for a driver’s license: vision, traffic signs and signals, knowledge of traffic laws, road skills. The Louisiana DMV written test is designed to check your knowledge of road signs, rules of the road, traffic laws and safe driving practices. Everything you will need to know is covered in the Louisiana Driver's Manual. The Louisiana DMV written test consists of 40 questions, and you'll need at least 32 correct answers to pass (80%).
1. You reach an intersection that is not controlled at the same time as a driver on your right, and both of you prepare to go straight. Who has the right-of-way?
No one.
The other driver.
2. Drinking alcohol while taking drugs:
reduces the effects of the drug or medicine.
has no effect, they are different substances.
reduces the effects of the alcohol.
could multiply the effects of the alcohol.
3. The yield sign means:
yield sign
You must come to a complete stop.
The traffic light will soon be red.
Drive with caution in wet weather.
Slow down and give vehicles crossing your path the right-of-way.
4. This sign means:
divided highway ends sign
Divided highway ahead.
Reversible lane ahead.
Drivers are coming to a point where another traffic lane joins the one they are on.
The divided highway ends ahead.
5. This road sign means:
bicycle crossing sign
Bicycles have the right-of-way
Watch for bicycles
No Bicycle zone
Bicycle repair shop ahead
6. The yield sign is ___ and white, with ___ letters.
red; red
yellow; black
blue; white
red; white
7. More than one vehicle is approaching a four-way stop sign. Who has the right of way?
The driver on the left.
No one.
The last driver to reach the intersection.
The first driver to reach the intersection and stop.
8. This sign indicates:
slippery road sign
Double curve ahead. Slow your speed.
Warning: drunk drivers.
Winding road. Drive with caution.
The road may be slippery when wet. Drive slowly.
9. When they see this sign, drivers should:
hill sign
be ready to brake sharply and stop.
yield to trucks coming from the hill on the right.
be ready to shift to lower gear.
None of the above.
10. The sign in the picture:
slow moving vehicle sign
is a Construction and Maintenance Traffic Control sign.
is displayed on the rear of slow moving vehicles.
is found at most intersections and indicates that drivers must yield to other vehicles.
means that you need to stop.
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LA DMV Practice Test Facts

Number of questions: 40
Correct answers to pass:32
Passing score:80%
Minimum age to apply: 15
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