South Carolina driver's examination

Number of tests: 14
Number of questions: 30
Passing score: 24
Directions: South Carolina issues both five-year and ten-year licenses. If you are a United States citizen and you visit a DMV branch office to obtain an original or renewal license, you will receive a ten-year license unless you are 65 years of age or older. Persons who are 65 years of age or older may not obtain a ten year license, but will be issued a five year license

To apply for a beginner’s permit, you must be at least 15 years of age or older. You must provide a birth certificate, social security card or its equivalent, proof of residency, and must pass the vision and knowledge tests.

The Knowledge tests include 30 multiple choice questions

If you answer at least 24 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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6 or fewer errors
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1.
This sign means:
Pedestrian crossing ahead.
Pedestrians must not cross here.
Pedestrians walking along the road ahead.
2.
You should never park a vehicle:
Within 50 feet of a railroad crossing.
Within 20 feet of a crosswalk.
Within 30 feet of any flashing signal located at the side of the roadway.
All of the above.
3.
Which statement about speed is true?
Speeding is not dangerous if you are a skilled driver.
Speeding can kill.
Both: "Driving too slowly on certain highways can be dangerous" and "Speeding can kill".
Driving too slowly on certain highways can be dangerous.
4.
You are driving on a road with two or more lanes traveling in the same direction. You should:
Drive in the right lane except to pass.
Drive in the left lane except to pass.
Drive in any lane.
5.
When it starts raining or snowing enough to turn on your windshield wipers, it is also time to:
Turn on your headlights.
Shift into a lower gear.
Pull over to the side of the road.
6.
What does this road sign mean:
Always stop.
Be ready to merge with traffic entering your lane.
Divided highway ahead.
7.
If the motorist sees pedestrians in a crosswalk, what should the motorist do?
Wait for them to cross.
Pull to the right and go behind them.
Go ahead. The motorist has the right-of-way.
8.
Drivers are not required to stop upon meeting a stopped school bus when traveling in the opposite direction on a multi-lane highway.
False
True
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