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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 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 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 NH DMV 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. This sign means dont pass other vehicles:
do not pass
after sunset.
unless it seems safe to do so.
for any reason.
until after you pass the sign.
2. Lanes of traffic moving in the same direction are divided by ____ lines.
3. It is important to slow down:
on narrow or winding roads.
when the road is wet or slippery.
at intersections or railroad crossings.
All of the above.
4. This road sign means:
pedestrian crossing
School sign
School crossing
Pedestrians must not cross here
Pedestrian crossing
5. This road sign means:
merging traffic sign
No left turn
Merging traffic ahead
Cars in right lane must slow down
Pass only in the right lane
6. A red arrow on a traffic light means that:
you must stop and then proceed when the way is clear.
you must stop, and wait until a green light or arrow is displayed.
you must proceed slowly through the intersection.
you may turn in the direction the red arrow is pointing.
7. This sign means:
divided highway ends sign
The divided highway ends ahead.
Drivers are coming to a point where another traffic lane joins the one they are on.
Divided highway ahead.
Reversible lane ahead.
8. Highway markings:
are usually red and blue in color.
provide information for drivers.
are usually not important.
are only found in construction zones.
9. ______________ is an unsafe distraction when driving.
Asking a passenger to enter your mapping request into your GPS.
Leaving early to drive to an appointment.
Texting a message on your cell phone.
Controlling an emotion before putting the vehicle in gear.
10. What should drivers do in case of a brake failure?
Shift to a lower gear.
Tie a white cloth on the left door handle.
Use your ABS System.
Brake lightly.
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NH DMV Knowledge Test

Number of questions: 40
Correct answers to pass:32
Passing score:80%
Number of questions: 40
Correct answers to pass:32
Passing score:80%
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