Wisconsin driver's examination

Number of tests: 14
Number of questions: 50
Passing score: 10
Directions: Licensing requirements include a vision screening, a knowledge test, and a driving skills test on the satisfactory operation of a motor vehicle.

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 Wisconsin traffic laws. Knowledge tests administered at most Division of Motor Vehicles service centers are given on a computerized system.

The Knowledge tests include 50 multiple choice questions

If you answer at least 40 questions correctly from the sample tests provided here AND you have thoroughly read the "Wisconsin Driver's Handbook" and "All You Need to Know About Your Driver's License", you will be well prepared to take the knowledge test for your learner's permit.
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Passing grade —
10 or fewer errors
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1.
Give the right-of-way to any pedestrian who is:
In any crosswalk or intersection
Crossing any street
In a marked crosswalk
2.
When should you use your high beam headlights?
When there are no oncoming vehicles approaching
When you come within about a one-block distance of an oncoming vehicle
When you are following another vehicle or in heavy traffic
3.
Backing can be dangerous. What speed is recommended for backing
no faster than a slow walk
no faster than a slow run
no faster than a slow crawl
no faster than a slow jog
4.
It is best to keep a space cushion:
Only in front of the vehicle
On all sides of the vehicle
Only in back of your vehicle
Only on the left and right side of your vehicle
5.
You may cross solid yellow lines:
At any time
During daylight hours only
To pass traffic moving in the same direction
When making turns
6.
What is an important step in turning?
Increase your speed
Check traffic in all directions
Always move to the left lane
7.
While driving, how can you conserve gasoline by looking well ahead of your vehicle
by reducing the need to stop quickly
both a and c
by accelerating quickly around and slow-moving traffic
by slowing down gradually
8.
What should you do when you see this sign?
Slow down and yield for trains.
Signal before going any further.
Look for a train station ahead.
9.
What is the most important driving technique to avoid crashes when driving in icy or snowy conditions?
Add extra weight to the vehicle to improve traction.
Engage 4 wheel drive on the vehicle.
Get off the highways as quickly as possible.
Reduce speed and increase following distance
10.
When entering a highway from an entrance ramp, you should generally:
Enter above the speed of traffic to get ahead
Enter slowly to avoid other vehicles
Stop first, then slowly enter traffic
Accelerate to the speed of traffic
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