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Anyone who operates a motor vehicle or motor-driven cycle on public streets or highways in New Jersey is required to have a valid driver’s license or learner’s permit. A vision screening is required for all motorists. The questions on the New Jersey written knowledge test will be based on information taken from the NJ MVC Driver’s Manual, and will concern the New Jersey traffic laws, road rules, road signs and safe driving practices. The MVC written test consists of 50 questions, and you need at least 40 correct answers to pass (80%). Practice with this sample test to familiarize yourself with the format of the New Jersey driver's license test.
1. You may drive on public or private property to avoid a traffic sign or signal:
only if the driver stops the vehicle before crossing the sidewalk.
when directed to do so by a police officer.
only with permission of the property owner.
2. When you see other drivers around you acting in anger, you should:
slow down or move over safely.
distance yourself from the situation.
not make eye contact.
All of the above.
3. If you are driving behind a school bus and it shows a flashing red light signaling a stop, you must:
speed up and pass.
slow down to 10 MPH.
stop at least 25 feet away.
stop directly behind the bus.
4. This road sign means:
divided highway ahead sign
Divided highway ahead - stay to the right
Do not enter- wrong way
Do not pass
No turn on red
5. A flashing yellow light:
flashing yellow light
is used at dangerous intersections.
Can be found before reaching a sharp curve or school crossing.
alerts drivers to a warning sign.
All of the above.
6. _________________ your mirrors when you prepare to change lanes.
Always rely on
It is not recommended to check
Never depend on
Never use
7. This road sign means:
side road sign
Merging Traffic
All traffic must go straight ahead
Side Road
8. A vehicle is stopped at a crosswalk to permit a pedestrian to cross the roadway. The driver of the vehicle approaching from the rear should:
sound the horn.
overtake and pass the stopped vehicle.
not overtake and pass the stopped vehicle.
None of the above.
9. Don’t follow other cars too closely because:
you may not see the vehicles turn signals.
you may not have time to stop if the vehicle in front of you slows or stops suddenly.
you may not see the other vehicle’s brake lights.
you may not see the road between the cars.
10. This warning sign means:
school sign
Watch out for children crossing the street. Be ready to stop.
Slow down, drive with caution and watch for children
You are approaching a school or school crosswalk
All of the above.
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NJ DMV Written Test Facts

Number of questions: 50
Correct answers to pass:40
Passing score:80%
Minimum age to apply: 16
Number of questions: 50
Correct answers to pass:40
Passing score:80%
Minimum age to apply: 16
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