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.
You have made error so far
Passing grade —
10 or fewer errors
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1.
How far ahead of your intended turn you should normally activate your directional signal?
75 feet
100 feet
50 feet
25 feet
2.
What is the benefit of a space cushion around your vehicle
Other drivers can 'cut' in front of you, improving traffic flow
It inflates to protect you from injury in case of a collision
If another driver makes a mistake, you have time to react
3.
In a roundabout, the driver who shouldn't have to stop is
Going straight through the roundabout
Going to the 1st right out of the roundabout
Is already in the roundabout
4.
This sign means:
Merge
Stop
Crossroad
5.
A blood alcohol of .02
Will double your chances of having an accident
Won't affect your driving that much
Won't have any effect on your driving
6.
This sign means:
Stop
Yield Right-of-Way
Traffic Signal Ahead
7.
What is the minimum number of driving hours an applicant under 18 must obtain before applying for a probationary license
20 hours total with 10 at night
30 hours total with 10 at night
50 hours total with 10 at night
40 hours total with 10 at night
8.
What does a flashing yellow light mean
Proceed with caution.
Pedestrian crossing.
Come to a full stop.
Merging traffic.
9.
Signs with orange backgrounds mean:
regulatory
general warning
construction and maintenance warning
10.
Which of these statements is true about large trucks:
They all have air brakes which allow them to stop quickly
They are more maneuverable than passenger vehicles
They take longer to stop than passenger vehicles
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