Idaho driver's examination

(From the 2018 Idaho driver handbook)
Number of tests: 16
Number of questions: 40
Passing score: 34
Directions: To drive safely in Idaho, you need good eyesight and coordination, a sound knowledge and understanding of Idaho’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 Idaho traffic laws.

The Knowledge tests include 40 multiple choice questions

If you answer at least 34 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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1.
When driving near a blind pedestrian who is carrying a white cane or using a guide dog, you should:
Slow down and be prepared to stop.
Take the right-of-way.
Proceed normally.
Drive away quickly.
2.
If a driver sees an animal on the roadway:
No special action is required.
The driver should honk their horn.
The driver should pass the animal as closely as possible.
The driver should be very cautious.
3.
When parking uphill on a hill or incline with a curb:
Turn your front wheels sharply toward the curb.
Turn your front wheels slightly to the right.
Turn your front wheels sharply away from the curb.
Keep your front wheels straight.
4.
What does an orange-colored sign indicate?
The start of a no passing zone.
A railroad crossing is ahead.
A school zone is ahead.
The presence of construction work.
5.
You are driving on the roadway and hear a siren behind you. You should:
Stop where you are.
Pull over to the right and stop.
Speed up to get out of the way.
Slow down.
6.
Your vehicle strikes an unattended parked vehicle and you cannot locate the vehicle’s owner. You:
Have done as much as you can.
Must stay until the police arrive.
Must leave a written notice containing your name, your address, and the circumstances of the accident.
May go on your way.
7.
If a crossing guard is directing traffic in a school zone, you must:
Follow the directions given by the crossing guard.
Copy what surrounding traffic is doing, despite the crossing guard's instructions.
Assume the guard is not supposed to be directing traffic.
Follow rules that would be in place if no children were present.
8.
You may drive around the gates at a railroad crossing:
When the train has passed.
Under no circumstances.
When the lights have stopped flashing.
When other drivers drive around the gates.
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