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New mexico driver's examination

Number of tests: 16
Number of questions: 25
Passing score: 18
Directions: Persons applying for a first-time New Mexico driver license, or those with licenses expired for one year or more, must pass the knowledge written test. This test is not required if you have a current out-of-state driver license. Persons with a current out-of-country license are required to take the written test. State offices typically do not allow the written test to be taken after 3pm to ensure the applicant has sufficient time to complete the test.

The knowledge test consists of 25 multiple choice questions that are important to the safe operation of a motor vehicle and New Mexico laws and driving practices. The questions are based on the information provided in the manual.

A passing score consist of at least 18 correct answers.
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9.
You are on the freeway and traffic is merging into your lane. You should:
Make room for the merging traffic, if possible.
Assert your right-of-way by driving faster.
Always maintain your position.
10.
When approaching a school bus that is stopped on the opposite side of a divided highway, drivers:
May continue driving.
Must stop until the school bus begins moving.
Must stop until the stop arm is lifted.
Must stop and wait for the flashing lights to stop.
11.
The faster the speed of your vehicle, the longer it takes to stop when you must react to other drivers' unexpected movements.
TRUE
FALSE
12.
Crossbuck signs indicate:
Railroad crossings.
School zones.
No passing zones.
Hospitals.
13.
When may you change lanes while turning?
When making a turn to the right.
When making a turn to the left.
When there are multiple turning lanes.
Never.
14.
Alcohol is the single greatest common factor in fatal motor vehicle crashes.
True
False
15.
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.
16.
When a school bus is picking up or dropping off children, you must:
Stop, regardless of your direction of travel.
Stop if you are driving in the same direction.
Slow down and be prepared to stop.
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