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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. If a driver follows you too closely, you should:
brake suddenly.
move to another lane if possible.
increase your speed as you are probably driving too slowly.
activate your stop lights.
2. The octagonal shape is used:
to warn drivers of existing or possible hazards on roadways.
for yield signs.
for stop signs and railroad advance warning signs.
exclusively for stop signs.
3. This road sign means:
two way traffic ahead sign
Divided highway ahead
Intersection ahead
You can travel in either direction in this lane
Two-way traffic ahead
4. A flashing yellow traffic signal means:
Slow down and be alert at the upcoming intersection.
No right turn.
The same thing as a stop sign.
Stop and proceed when a green light appears.
5. When approaching a curve, remember to:
accelerate slightly before entering the curve.
drive at the posted speed limit throughout the curve.
drive at the posted speed limit as you enter the curve, then slow down gradually.
slow down before entering the curve.
6. You are entering a roadway from a private road, and you need to turn left. You have to yield to:
vehicles from the right.
vehicles from the left.
pedestrians only.
vehicles from both directions.
7. To avoid being in a truck driver’s blind spot, you should:
never pass the truck and put your headlights on.
sound your horn.
reduce your following distance.
avoid driving on either side of the truck and don’t tailgate.
8. On what three conditions does your blood alcohol content (BAC) depend?
Your height. How much alcohol you drink. The type of beverage you drink.
Your weight. How much alcohol you drink. How much time passes between drinks.
How fit you are. How much alcohol you drink. Your height.
Your weight. The type of beverage you drink. How fit you are.
9. To check your blind spot before changing lanes:
look into the left side mirror.
look into the rearview mirror.
look over your shoulder in the direction you plan to move.
look into the right side mirror.
10. A steady yellow light means that a ______ light will soon appear.
steady red
steady green
flashing green
flashing yellow
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OR DMV Written Test Facts

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