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Any Nebraska resident who operates a motor vehicle on the streets and highways of Nebraska must have a valid driver’s license or learner's permit. To obtain a driver's license in Nebraska, you’ll be required to complete a data form, a vision test and, in some cases, a driving skills test. The Nebraska DMV written test is designed to check your knowledge of road signs, road rules, traffic laws and safe driving practices. Everything you need to know is covered in the Nebraska Driver's Manual. The DMV written knowledge test consists of 25 questions, and you'll need at least 20 correct answers to pass (80%). Practice with this sample test and study the manual to get ready for the official Nebraska DMV driver's license test.
1. Which signs have black letters on a yellow or orange background?
Regulatory signs (vertical rectangle)
Warning signs (diamond)
Railroad advance warning signs (round)
None of the above.
2. When driving near light rail vehicles, drivers should:
never drive around lowered crossing gates.
expect trains on any track at any time.
always obey signs and traffic signals.
All of the above.
3. If you approach a flashing red traffic light, you should treat it the same as:
a yield sign.
a warning sign.
a stop sign.
4. In work zones, fines for speeding are:
5. Air bags are meant to _________ seat belts.
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6. What should drivers do when they see this sign?
one lane bridge
Make sure the bridge is clear of oncoming traffic before they cross.
Allow others to merge smoothly.
Merge left.
Look to the left and right for other traffic.
7. Diamond-shaped signs:
typically provide guidance to drivers.
indicate no pass zones.
are used to warn drivers of hazards on roadways.
All of the above.
8. When driving in heavy rain, drivers should use:
low beam headlights.
high beam headlights.
emergency flashers.
parking lights.
9. The effects of alcohol on driving include:
Improved judgement.
Better reflexes.
Improved coordination.
None of the above.
10. When they see this road sign, drivers must:
wrong way sign
come to a complete stop and call the police.
treat it as a Yield sign.
not drive past this sign.
treat it as a 4-Way Stop sign.
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NE DMV Permit Test Facts

Number of questions: 25
Correct answers to pass:20
Passing score:80%
Minimum age to apply: 14
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