Massachusetts driver's examination

Number of tests: 14
Number of questions: 25
Passing score: 7
Directions: Each learner’s permit exam has 25 multiple-choice questions. Topics covered on the exam include alcohol misuse, suspensions, and JOL violations, as well as rules of the road and identifying road signs.To pass the exam, you must answer 18 questions correctly within the allotted time of 25 minutes.

Full-service RMV Branches have automated testing stations (ATS), which are easy-to-use videoscreen kiosks that use a computer program to deliver learner’s permit exam questions visually. The ATS lets you practice with sample questions before beginning the actual exam. You must study the contents of this manual to be able to pass the learner’s permit exam.

The learner’s permit exam fee of $30 covers the cost of processing your application and administering your learner’s permit exam. If you fail the exam or your permit expires, you will be charged this fee again for another examination.
You have made error so far
Passing grade —
7 or fewer errors
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1.
This sign tells you that:
The road narrows ahead
No turns are allowed on this road
There are a series of curves ahead
The road may be slippery when wet
2.
This sign is used to prevent
Wrong-way entrance on one-way streets and expressway ramps.
Entrance to dead-end streets.
Entrance to road construction areas.
Entrance to full parking lots.
3.
Preparing to smoke and smoking while driving:
Do not affect driving abilities
Are not distracting activities
Help maintain driver alertness
Are distracting activities
4.
__________ limit(s) your concentration, perception, judgment, and memory.
Only a blood alcohol level greater than the legal limit
Even the smallest amount of alcohol
Alcohol does not
Only a blood alcohol level greater than .05
5.
This sign means
Slow down if an emergency vehicle is approaching.
Look both ways as you cross the intersection.
Slow down and be prepared to stop if necessary.
Always come to a full stop at the intersection.
6.
This road sign means
when pavement is wet, reduce your speed
traffic increases ahead
steep grade ahead
the road head winds a series of turns or curves
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