Minnesota driver's examination

Number of tests: 12
Number of questions: 40
Passing score: 8
Directions: Anyone who drives a motor vehicle on public streets or highways in Minnesota must carry a valid and unexpired driver’s license. If you have never had a driver’s license in any state or country, you must pass a knowledge test and a vision test, apply for an instruction permit, and pass a road test.

The knowledge test for your learner's permit is based on information contained in this driver’s manual. To pass the knowledge test, you must demonstrate a basic understanding of Minnesota traffic laws.

The Knowledge tests include 40 multiple choice questions

If you answer at least 32 questions correctly from the sample tests provided here you will be well prepared to take the knowledge test for your learner's permit.
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Passing grade —
8 or fewer errors
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1.
This road sign means
merging traffic
intersection ahead
steep grade ahead
winding road
2.
You may not pass another car on either side of a _______ centerline.
Combination solid and broken yellow
Double solid yellow
Single broken yellow
Single broken white
3.
While driving, how can you conserve gasoline by looking well ahead of your vehicle
by accelerating quickly around and slow-moving traffic
both a and c
by slowing down gradually
by reducing the need to stop quickly
4.
Before turning, you should:
Change lanes
Use your signal
Increase your speed
Turn the wheel
5.
What does an orange-colored sign mean
railroad ahead
start of a no-passing zone
school zone ahead
construction ahead
6.
This road sign means
keep left
no passing
keep right
pass with caution
7.
To check your blind spot before changing lanes:
Look into the right side mirror.
Look into the rearview mirror.
Look over your shoulder in the direction you plan to move.
Look into the left side mirror.
8.
This sign means:
Don’t park on the right of the street.
You must turn right.
Watch for traffic on your right.
No right turn.
9.
Allow a larger space cushion when stopping:
At an intersection
At a toll plaza
On an up-hill
At a stop sign
10.
When a stop is required at an intersection and no markings appear to indicate a stop line or crosswalk, which of the following is the appropriate place to make the stop?
At the point nearest the intersecting roadway where the driver has a view of approaching traffic on the intersecting roadway before actually entering the roadway.
The driver is required to slow down to make sure crossing traffic is clear.
Only at a place where the driver can see at least 200 feet on either side without regard for the intersecting roadway.
The driver is not required to stop.
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