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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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7 or fewer errors
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9.
When parallel parking, you should park within _______ of the curb.
Six inches
10 inches
14 inches
18 inches
10.
If you approach a flashing red traffic light, you:
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Are traveling in the wrong direction.
Must treat the intersection as if it is controlled by a stop sign.
May not proceed until it changes to green.
11.
You notice a vehicle defect which may affect the safe operation of your vehicle. You should:
Correct the defect as soon as possible.
Correct the defect when you can afford it.
Drive the vehicle at slower speeds.
Drive normally.
12.
When a curb is painted _____, it indicates a loading zone, or another parking restriction.
Yellow
Blue
White
Red
13.
You hit a parked vehicle and can't find the owner. What must you do?
Call your insurance company when you get home.
Wait for the owner to return.
Leave a note with your name and address on the parked vehicle.
14.
When you see this yellow sign, you should:
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Always stop at the crosswalk.
Stop at the crosswalk until a crossing guards signals for you to go.
Be prepared to stop if children are in the crosswalk.
15.
As you enter into a roundabout, you should slow down and:
Yield to any crossing pedestrians and bicyclists.
Yield to any car already within the roundabout.
Both of the above.
16.
When approaching an intersection that is controlled by a flashing red traffic signal, you must:
Come to a complete stop, yield to oncoming traffic or pedestrians, then proceed.
Reduce your speed and proceed with caution.
Come to a complete stop and remain stopped as long as the light is red.
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