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Illinois driver's examination

(From the 2018 Illinois driver handbook)
Number of tests: 8
Number of questions: 35
Passing score: 28
Directions: When you apply for an Illinois driver’s license, you will be asked questions about your general health and must take a vision, written and driving exam. Vision and written tests are required for the issuance or renewal of all permits.
You are allowed three attempts to pass each of the exams within one year from the date you paid your application fee.

The written exam consists of 35 questions, 15 of which will address traffic sign identification and the remaining 20 will be rules of the road questions.
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Passing grade —
7 or fewer errors
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13.
When a train is approaching, all vehicles are required to stop within how many feet of the nearest rail of a railroad crossing?
Within 15 to 50 feet
Within 5 to 10 feet
Within 10 feet
14.
This road sign means:
Highway entrance ramp.
Road widens.
Right lane ends.
15.
A teen driver is allowed only two passengers under age 20 in the vehicle during the first 12 months of licensing.
True
False
16.
A driver may pass another vehicle by driving on the shoulder of the road.
True
False
17.
If you are involved in or come upon a traffic crash, you should stop your vehicle in a safe, well-lighted public place that does not obstruct traffic, if able to do so.
True
False
18.
If a tire blows out, you should:
Apply the brake and hold it.
Hold the steering wheel tightly and use the brakes lightly.
Pull over quickly.
19.
An orange sign means drivers should be alert, adjust their speed, and be prepared to stop if necessary.
True
False
20.
When experiencing a tire blowout, the driver should apply the brakes quickly and pull off the roadway to check the tire.
True
False
21.
Most rear-end collisions are caused by the vehicle in back following too closely.
True
False
22.
When following any vehicle at night, it is important to dim your headlights.
True
False
23.
Which of the following statements is correct?
Use your left foot to brake.
Use your right foot for both braking and accelerating your vehicle.
You should always brake abruptly to ensure stopping.
24.
This sign indicates:
The distance from road surface to a bridge or overpass.
The maximum legal height of a vehicle allowed in this state.
The maximum width of a vehicle allowed on the highway.
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