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.
What kinds of drugs, other than alcohol, can affect your driving ability?
An allergy medicine.
Marijuana.
A cold remedy.
All of these choices.
10.
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
11.
At intersections with a Yield sign, you must:
Yield the right-of-way to cross traffic close enough to cause conflict.
Yield to those vehicles only on your right.
Slow down and proceed.
12.
This sign means:
There is a detour ahead.
You must stop for flaggers.
The road ahead is closed to traffic.
The highway ahead is being repaired. Approach with caution.
13.
You have stopped for a train at a railroad crossing. After the train passes, you must:
Watch for vehicles that must stop at railroad crossings (school buses, trucks carrying hazardous materials, etc.).
Watch for multiple trains.
All of the above.
14.
If you are approaching a large commercial vehicle from the rear on an interstate, you should:
Follow the large vehicle closely to reduce wind drag on your vehicle.
Always avoid driving beside a large vehicle for long periods at a time.
Drive on the right side of large vehicles when going up and down hills.
15.
You are required to stop your vehicle:
At an intersection where a police officer orders you to stop.
Where there is a red light.
All of the above.
16.
To enter a freeway:
Signal, yield, and enter at the same speed that traffic is moving.
Signal and enter the freeway. Freeway traffic must yield.
Drive slowly so you can check traffic.
Make a complete stop before entering the freeway.
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