Nevada driver's examination

(From the 2017 Nevada driver handbook)
Number of tests: 10
Number of questions: 50
Passing score: 10
Directions: To drive safely in Nevada, you need good eyesight and coordination, a sound knowledge and understanding of Nevada’s traffic laws, understanding of road signs, common sense and skill in handling your vehicle in any given situation.Your understanding of highway signs and markings, traffic laws and safe driving practices will be tested.

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

The Knowledge tests include 50 multiple choice questions

If you answer at least 40 questions correctly from the sample tests provided here you will be well prepared to take the knowledge test for your permit.
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11.
The posted speed limit is the fastest you can drive in the posted area. You must reduce your speed to a lower speed that is safe for the conditions and circumstances that exist whenever necessary.
False
True
12.
If a vehicle starts to skid on water (hydroplane) the driver should quickly apply the brakes.
False
True
13.
This sign means:
Two way left turn
Turn right or go through
Flagger ahead
No left turn
14.
This sign is used to warn drivers about:
Road curves ahead
Road construction
Changes in traffic lanes
Upcoming intersections
15.
What does a flashing yellow light mean
Proceed with caution.
Merging traffic.
Come to a full stop.
Pedestrian crossing.
16.
This road sign means
pavement ends
sharp turn to the right
winding road
double curve, right then left
17.
As you near an intersection, the traffic light changes from green to yellow. Your best action would be to
Be prepared to stop before the intersection.
Speed up to beat the red light.
Apply the brakes sharply to stop.
Be prepared to stop in the center of the intersection.
18.
This sign means
All traffic turn left.
No U-turn.
No left turn.
Truck route to the left.
19.
The amount of space you need to cross traffic depends on the:
Road and weather conditions and oncoming traffic
Use of your turn signals
Cars behind you
Presence of a stop sign
20.
Before turning left, it is important to:
Wait until oncoming traffic has a red light.
Sound your horn.
Swing to the right side of your lane.
Yield to oncoming vehicles
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