Louisiana driver's examination

Number of tests: 10
Number of questions: 40
Passing score: 32
Directions: All first time applicants must successfully pass the knowledge test confirming your understanding of traffic signs and signals, as well as safe driving practices and Louisiana laws relative to driving. The test contains multiple choice questions that are taken from the information contained in this manual. The exam is given on a computer in most offices and you must correctly answer 80 percent of these questions to receive a passing score. Proper identification is required each time the test is taken.
You have made error so far
Passing grade —
8 or fewer errors
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1.
If your turn signals fail, you should use _____ to indicate you are turning.
Hand signals
Your horn
Your emergency flashers
Your headlights
2.
On the freeway, you see a ”merging traffic“ sign. You should:
Move to another lane, if safe, to let traffic enter.
Stay at your present speed.
Slow down to allow traffic to enter.
Speed up to avoid congesting traffic.
3.
Before turning, you should:
Increase your speed
Change lanes
Use your signal
Turn the wheel
4.
The most important thing to remember about speed management and curves is to:
Drive at the posted speed limit as you enter the curve, then slow down at the sharpest part of the curve
Accelerate gently before you enter the curve
Slow down before you enter the curve
Drive at the posted speed limit of the roadway, before, throughout, and after the curve
5.
What should you be most concerned about when you see this sign?
Losing control of the vehicle,if you drift onto the shoulder because of a drop off
Damaging a tire, if you drift onto the shoulder
Hydroplaning, if the shoulder has water on it
Driving with your headlights out of alignment because one side of your car is higher than the other
6.
Which of the following is true about driving on a wet roadway?
As you decrease your speed, the roadway becomes more slippery
Deeper water is less dangerous
As you drive faster, your tires become less effective
Water does not affect cars with good tires
7.
When driving on wet roadways, you should remember:
All answers are correct.
You should give yourself additional time to stop.
Driving on wet roads can cause hydroplaning.
Pavement is slick immediately following a rainfall.
8.
This sign means:
Fines double in work zone
Stop ahead
Bicycle crossing
Stop
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