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If you live in Vermont and plan to drive in Vermont, you must obtain a Vermont driver's license or learner’s permit. To get a driver’s license, you must pass a vision, knowledge and driving test. The DMV knowledge test has 20 multiple choice questions, based on the material in the Vermont Driver's Manual. The VT DMV written test is designed to check your knowledge of road rules, road signs and signals, traffic laws and safe driving practices. You must answer at least 16 questions correctly to pass the test. If you fail the VT DMV test, you must wait at least one day before taking another one. Practice with these sample tests and study the driver’s manual to get ready for the official Vermont DMV written test.
1. To avoid the risk of being involved in an alcohol-related crash, you should:
decide before you start drinking that you are not going to drive.
say “No, thanks" if someone offers you alcohol.
call a taxi if you've been drinking.
All of the above.
2. This road sign warns drivers that:
two way traffic ahead sign
the one-way street or roadway is about to change to two-way traffic.
a divided highway is ahead.
they are coming to a point where another traffic lane joins the one they are on.
they cannot go straight ahead.
3. What does it mean if an oncoming driver flashes headlights at you during a period of low visibility?
Your vehicle was difficult to see. You should turn on your headlights.
Your headlights are too bright. You should turn them off.
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.
4. When an aggressive driver confronts you, you should:
Report aggressive drivers to law enforcement authorities.
Remain calm and relaxed.
Try to move away safely.
All of the above.
5. If an aggressive driver cuts you off, you should:
sound your horn.
look towards the left side of the road.
call the police immediately.
stay calm and get out of the aggressive driver's way.
6. The picture shows:
advance warning sign
a railroad advance warning sign.
a speeding fines doubled sign.
a no-right-turn sign.
a reversible road sign.
7. If you need to slow down while driving on a slippery road, you should first:
firmly apply your brakes.
take your foot off the gas pedal.
apply your parking brake.
pump your brakes.
8. If you drive much slower than the posted speed limit you:
might cause a crash.
always have the right of way.
are driving safely and can avoid tailgaters.
are a defensive driver.
9. To keep your vehicle from rolling into traffic when parked on a hill, if you are facing uphill you should:
set the parking brake and keep the front wheels straight.
turn the front wheels toward the curb or edge of the road.
turn the back wheels toward the curb or edge of the road.
turn the front wheels away from the curb or edge of the road.
10. This sign is a:
warning sign
stop sign.
guide sign.
regulatory sign.
warning sign.
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VT DMV Written Test Facts

Number of questions: 20
Correct answers to pass:16
Passing score:80%
Minimum age to apply: 15
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