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You need a New Hampshire driver’s license or learner’s permit if you want to drive on New Hampshire streets and highways. The driver test includes a vision test, a knowledge test, and a road test. The NH DMV knowledge test is a 40 question multiple choice test. Each question is displayed along with four possible answers. You will have 40 minutes to complete the test, and you'll need at least 32 correct answers to pass (80%). The New Hampshire written test is designed to check your knowledge of road signs, road rules and safety rules. Everything you need to know is covered in the New Hampshire Driver's Manual. If you fail the test you may request an appointment to retest not sooner than ten days from the current date.
1. Alcohol:
makes drivers more prone to take chances.
increases reaction time.
makes it difficult for drivers to judge their condition.
All of the above.
2. When parallel parking between two cars, you should first:
back slowly.
pull up even with the front car.
turn your wheels to the right.
turn your wheels to the left.
3. This sign warns drivers of:
narrow bridge sign
a low place in the road.
low clearance.
a narrow bridge ahead.
a winding road.
4. A driver should be extra alert for motorcyclists, bicycles and pedestrians. Why?
They are hard to see in traffic.
They don’t have rearview mirrors.
They always have the right-of-way.
They obey specific traffic laws.
5. When you see this sign you should:
double curve sign
increase your speed and try to pass other vehicles.
slow your speed and be prepared to stop.
prepare to slow down and possibly yield to oncoming traffic.
slow down and do not pass other vehicles.
6. If your front wheels start to skid, the first thing you should do is:
Speed up, pump your brakes and steer in the direction the vehicle is trying to go.
Immediately turn in the direction you want to go.
Take your foot off the gas pedal and shift to neutral.
None of the above.
7. Smoking while driving:
does not affect driving abilities.
is not distracting.
is distracting.
helps increase driver alertness.
8. This road sign means:
winding road sign
Multiple Turns
Winding road
Right lane closed
Pedestrian Crossing
9. Drivers may cross solid yellow lines:
at any time.
when making turns.
during daylight hours only.
only to pass traffic moving in the same direction.
10. When passing another vehicle:
there is no need to signal.
honk your horn repeatedly to warn the other driver.
you can exceed the posted speed limit.
pass the vehicle as safely and as quickly as possible.
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NH DMV Written Test

Number of questions: 40
Correct answers to pass:32
Passing score:80%
Minimum age to apply: 15 ½
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