Minnesota driver's examination

Number of tests: 12
Number of questions: 40
Passing score: 32
Directions: Anyone who drives a motor vehicle on public streets or highways in Minnesota must carry a valid and unexpired driver’s license. If you have never had a driver’s license in any state or country, you must pass a knowledge test and a vision test, apply for an instruction permit, and pass a road test.

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 Minnesota traffic laws.

The Knowledge tests include 40 multiple choice questions

If you answer at least 32 questions correctly from the sample tests provided here you will be well prepared to take the knowledge test for your learner's permit.
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Passing grade —
8 or fewer errors
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1.
This road sign means
steep grade ahead
merging traffic
winding road
intersection ahead
2.
This road sign means
pass with caution
keep right
keep left
no passing
3.
What does an orange-colored sign mean
construction ahead
railroad ahead
start of a no-passing zone
school zone ahead
4.
This sign means:
Don’t park on the right of the street.
No right turn.
You must turn right.
Watch for traffic on your right.
5.
Before turning, you should:
Increase your speed
Change lanes
Turn the wheel
Use your signal
6.
To check your blind spot before changing lanes:
Look into the left side mirror.
Look into the rearview mirror.
Look over your shoulder in the direction you plan to move.
Look into the right side mirror.
7.
Allow a larger space cushion when stopping:
At a toll plaza
On an up-hill
At a stop sign
At an intersection
8.
When a stop is required at an intersection and no markings appear to indicate a stop line or crosswalk, which of the following is the appropriate place to make the stop?
At the point nearest the intersecting roadway where the driver has a view of approaching traffic on the intersecting roadway before actually entering the roadway.
Only at a place where the driver can see at least 200 feet on either side without regard for the intersecting roadway.
The driver is required to slow down to make sure crossing traffic is clear.
The driver is not required to stop.
9.
While driving, how can you conserve gasoline by looking well ahead of your vehicle
by reducing the need to stop quickly
by accelerating quickly around and slow-moving traffic
by slowing down gradually
both a and c
10.
You may not pass another car on either side of a _______ centerline.
Double solid yellow
Combination solid and broken yellow
Single broken yellow
Single broken white
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