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You must have a valid driver license to legally operate a motor vehicle, motorcycle, moped, or motor-driven cycle on public roadways in Washington State. To get a driver license, you must pass the medical and vision screenings, the WA DOL knowledge test, and the driving test. The Washington DMV written test is designed to check your knowledge of road signs, road rules, traffic laws, and safe-driving practices. Everything you must learn to pass the test is in the Washington Driver's Manual. Study this guide thoroughly. The WA DOL written test is a multiple-choice test with 40 questions, and you must correctly answer 32 of them to pass. Practice with these sample DMV tests to get ready for the official Washington knowledge test.
1. What is the meaning of blue traffic signs?
Blue indicates road user services.
They give directional information.
 A blue background indicates a regulatory sign.
Blue indicates pedestrian crossings and school zones.
2. Where there is no bicycle lane, where on the road must a bicyclist ride?
near the right curb or edge of the road.
near the left edge of the road.
on the left shoulder of the road.
None of the above.
3. This road sign means:
no u turn sign
Vehicles turning left must make a U-turn.
Left turns are not allowed where this sign is displayed.
Drivers cannot make a complete turn to go in the opposite direction.
Sharp turn ahead.
4. You can reduce the chance of a collision with a large vehicle if you:
pull in front of the large vehicle before you can see the whole front of the vehicle in your mirror.
cut abruptly in front of it.
pay close attention to the turn signals.
delay near it.
5. When they approach this sign, drivers must:
school crossing sign
obey signals from crossing guards.
slow down and watch for children crossing the road.
stop if necessary.
All of the above.
6. What does the pictured signal indicate?
Pedestrians may turn right.
Drivers should walk more and drive less.
Pedestrians may not begin crossing the street.
Pedestrians may begin crossing the street.
7. This road sign means:
hill sign
Narrow Bridge
No right turn
No left turn
Steep downgrade
8. For protection, motorcyclists are required to:
wear approved helmets.
keep their headlights and taillights on at all times.
signal turns, lane changes and stops.
None of the above.
9. BAC is:
the acronym for Beer ACcumulation.
the number of ounces of alcohol in your blood.
the amount of alcohol in your body.
the percentage of alcohol in your blood.
10. When the road is slippery, you should:
use your emergency or parking brake.
brake suddenly carefully.
press your brakes in slow, steady strokes.
pump your brakes.
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Number of questions: 40
Correct answers to pass:32
Passing score:80%
Minimum age to apply: 15
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