Massachusetts driver's examination

Number of tests: 14
Number of questions: 25
Passing score: 18
Directions: Each learner’s permit exam has 25 multiple-choice questions. Topics covered on the exam include alcohol misuse, suspensions, and JOL violations, as well as rules of the road and identifying road signs.To pass the exam, you must answer 18 questions correctly within the allotted time of 25 minutes.

Full-service RMV Branches have automated testing stations (ATS), which are easy-to-use videoscreen kiosks that use a computer program to deliver learner’s permit exam questions visually. The ATS lets you practice with sample questions before beginning the actual exam. You must study the contents of this manual to be able to pass the learner’s permit exam.

The learner’s permit exam fee of $30 covers the cost of processing your application and administering your learner’s permit exam. If you fail the exam or your permit expires, you will be charged this fee again for another examination.
You have made error so far
Passing grade —
7 or fewer errors
This road sign means
no right turn
one way
sharp right turn in the road ahead
This sign means:
Road work ahead
Curve ahead
Merging Traffic
No left turn
To enter a freeway:
Signal and enter the freeway. Freeway traffic must yield.
Make a complete stop before entering the freeway.
Signal, yield, and enter at the same speed that traffic is moving.
Drive slowly so you can check traffic.
This sign means:
Two way Traffic
Low clearance
Added lane
Lane shifting
The safe and legal passing of another vehicle requires that a driver:
All answers are correct.
Apply the brake and slow down.
Make sure the passing lane is clear of traffic, and checks behind and to the left to make sure another car is not attempting to pass.
Pass when the lane marking is a solid line.
To change lanes you should
Signal and change lanes.
Check your mirrors, signal, and change lanes.
Signal, check your mirrors, and change lanes.
Signal, check your mirrors, check your blind spot in the direction you plan to move, and change lanes.
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