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All residents who operate a motor vehicle on any Oregon street or highway must have an Oregon driver's license or learner's permit. DMV will test your eyesight to confirm you can see well enough to drive safely. The questions on the Oregon DMV written test will be based on the contents of the Oregon Driver's Manual, and will concern the Oregon road rules, traffic laws, road signs and safe driving practices. If you fail your OR DMV knowledge test, you must wait at least one day before trying again. The test consists of 35 questions, and you'll need at least 28 correct answers to pass (80%). Practice with this sample DMV test and study the manual to get ready for the official Oregon DMV driver's license test.
1. This sign means:
divided highway ahead sign
Roundabout ahead. Slow down.
The highway ahead is divided into two one-way roadways.
The divided highway on which drivers are traveling ends ahead.
Intersection ahead.
2. Green and white signs:
are mainly used at intersections and driveways.
warn drivers of unexpected road conditions.
give information about directions and distances.
direct drivers to services.
3. You are driving and you are feeling drowsy. You should:
have a beer or two to keep you awake.
turn on the radio to keep you awake.
avoid drinking coffee.
find a safe place to stop for a break.
4. When driving, it is important to keep a space cushion _________ your vehicle.
only behind
on all sides of
only in front of
only to the sides of
5. Gauging the speed of a motorcycle may be difficult because:
motorcycles take up less of your field of vision.
motorcycles are slower than cars.
many motorcyclists do not activate the brake light.
motorcycles often slow down by downshifting.
6. What does it mean if an oncoming driver flashes headlights at you during a period of low visibility?
You are driving in the wrong direction. Make a U-turn as soon as possible.
Your headlights are too bright. You should use parking lights instead.
Your vehicle was difficult to see. You should turn on your headlights.
Your headlights are too bright. You should turn them off.
7. This sign means:
reduction of lanes sign
road construction.
lane ends, merge left.
divided highway ahead.
narrow bridge ahead.
8. This road sign means:
sharp right turn
Sharp right turn ahead
No right turn
One way
9. If your front wheels start to skid, the first thing you should do is:
Take your foot off the gas pedal and shift to neutral.
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.
None of the above.
10. On average, how long does it take your body to remove the alcohol contained in 5 ounces of wine?
30 minutes.
3 hours.
10 minutes.
one hour.
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OR DMV Permit Practice Test

Number of questions: 35
Correct answers to pass:28
Passing score:80%
Minimum age to apply: 15
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