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Anyone operating a motor vehicle or motorcycle on public roadways in Rhode Island must have a driver license or learner’s permit. The RI DMV written test covers the contents of the Rhode Island Driver’s Handbook, and includes questions on road rules, safe driving practices, road signs, and identification of signals and pavement markings. The RI DMV written knowledge test consists of 25 questions, and you need at least 20 correct answers to pass (80% or higher). Practice with this sample DMV test and study the manual to get ready for the official Rhode Island driver's license test.
1. If you get on a wrong expressway exit, you must:
make a U-turn and return to the expressway.
get off at the next exit and look for signs that tell you how to return to the expressway.
use the the exit ramp to accelerate to expressway speed and blend with traffic.
drive in reverse to return to the expressway.
2. What does this road sign indicate?
yield to bikes sign
Motor vehicles and bikes are going to weave, and bikes that are going straight through have the right-of-way.
Drivers have the right of way over bikes turning left.
Vehicles turning left must yield to bikes entering a right turn lane.
None of the above.
3. When driving in heavy rain, drivers should use:
low beam headlights.
emergency flashers.
parking lights.
high beam headlights.
4. When approaching an intersection with a flashing yellow light:
maintain your normal speed.
slow and proceed with caution.
you must come to a complete stop at the intersection.
5. This road sign means:
hill sign
Trucks under 18,000 lbs. allowed
Truck stop ahead
Do not pass trucks
Steep grade ahead
6. When in travel lanes on the roadway:
don’t stop for any reason. Keep moving until you can safely pull off the road.
you may make a U-turn or back up if you get on the wrong entrance ramp of the freeway.
you may stop to look up an address.
you may stop to let out passengers.
7. The picture shows a _________ sign.
no u turn sign
no U-turn
no left turn
no sharp turn
sharp turn
8. When you park uphill on a street with a curb, you should:
turn the front wheels away from the curb.
turn the front wheels towards the curb.
set the parking brake and keep the front wheels straight.
turn the back wheels into the curb.
9. There may be times when driving 10 MPH is too fast for existing conditions.
10. A solid yellow line on your side of the center line means:
Do not pass
Pass with caution
Keep right on hills
Slow down
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RI DMV Practice Test Facts

Number of questions: 25
Correct answers to pass:20
Passing score:80%
Number of questions: 25
Correct answers to pass:20
Passing score:80%
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