Massachusetts driver's examination

Number of tests: 16
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.
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1.
This sign means:
No right turns.
Right turns are permitted.
Stop before turning right.
Sharp curve ahead.
2.
When approaching an uncontrolled intersection, a driver should:
Maintain their speed and proceed.
Stop at the intersection, check in all directions, and proceed.
Slow down and yield to all drivers.
Be prepared to yield.
3.
What does a single dashed white line separating traffic mean?
Drivers may pass, even if it could be dangerous.
Lanes move in opposite directions.
Drivers may not pass.
Drivers may pass if it is safe to do so.
4.
From top to bottom, the following is the proper order for traffic lights:
Red, yellow, green.
Red, green, yellow.
Green, red, yellow.
Green, yellow, red.
5.
Distracted driving may be caused by:
Eating, drinking, or smoking.
Talking or texting on a cellular phone.
Changing a radio station or CD.
All of the above.
6.
You have the right-of-way when turning left on which of the following traffic signals?
A solid green light
A flashing yellow light
A green arrow pointing left
A flashing red light
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