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South carolina driver's examination

Number of tests: 16
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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9.
Which of the following statements about steering a vehicle is true?
Both hands should be placed on the outside of the steering wheel.
Never steer with just one hand, unless you are backing or operating a vehicle control (wiper, flashers, lights, etc.) that requires a temporary reach from the steering wheel.
Both of the above.
10.
Which of the following should you do after an accident?
Protect the area, notify authorities, and care for the injured.
Report the accident the following week.
Go to the nearest convenience store and call your insurance company.
11.
When making a turn, you must ____ your speed.
Increase
Maintain
Vary
Reduce
12.
If weather or light conditions require you to have your lights on while driving:
Use your parking lights.
Use your high beams.
Use your low beams.
13.
If you can see that the roadway up ahead is covered by heavy smoke, you should:
Turn on your four-way flashers and continue.
Reduce your speed, move as far to the right as possible, and stop off the roadway.
Turn on your high beam headlights and continue.
14.
If you approach a traffic light with a red signal and a police officer directs you to go through the intersection without stopping, you should:
Stop until the light turns green.
Go through the intersection without stopping.
Come to a complete stop before proceeding.
15.
As you are driving on a four-lane highway, you approach a school bus that is stopped on the opposite side of the road with its red lights flashing. You:
May not pass.
May pass, but only if a pedestrian indicates that the way is clear.
May pass because you are not required to stop.
Must turn on your emergency flashers.
16.
When double solid yellow lines mark the center of the road and separate lanes of traffic, passing is:
Permitted from the left.
Permitted from the right.
Not allowed from either direction.
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