Pennsylvania driver's examination

Number of tests: 16
Number of questions: 18
Passing score: 15
Directions: The Knowledge Test will measure your knowledge of traffic signs, Pennsylvania’s driving laws and safe driving practices. The Knowledge Test can be given in oral form and in Spanish, upon request, at all Driver License Centers across the commonwealth. If you fail the Knowledge Test, you will be permitted to retake the test the following business day. This test needs to be successfully completed before you can receive a valid learner’s permit
Passing grade —
3 or fewer errors
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1.
People under 16 years of age who use a false identification card to buy alcohol will:
Receive a driving suspension that starts on their 16th birthday.
Not be able to take the driver’s exam until their 21st birthday.
Receive a driving suspension that starts on their 21st birthday.
Be sent to an alcohol safety education class.
2.
To avoid collisions with vehicles in your blind spots, you should:
Quickly turn your head to see if your blind spot is clear before changing lanes.
Adjust your rearview mirrors every few minutes.
Honk your horn right before turning or changing lanes.
None of the above.
3.
Which of the following are used on some highways to direct drivers into the proper lanes for turning?
Flashing red lights
Flashing yellow lights
White lines on the side of the road
White arrows in the middle of the lanes
4.
Drowsy drivers:
Should drink strong black coffee to stay awake.
Can drive so poorly that they may appear to be drunk.
Can stay alert by opening a window and turning up the radio.
Are usually only older drivers.
5.
A driver entering public traffic from a driveway or private road:
Has the right-of-way.
Should yield to drivers already on the public road.
May force their way into traffic.
Can assume that other drivers will change lanes to make room.
6.
After an emergency vehicle passes you with its siren on, you must:
Drive closely behind the emergency vehicle.
Drive as quickly as the emergency vehicle.
Avoid driving closer than 500 feet behind the emergency vehicle.
Drive very slowly near the curb.
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