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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1.
Which of these 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 except when backing or operating a vehicle control (wiper, flashers, lights) that only requires a temporary reach from the steering wheel.
All of the above.
2.
If you are involved in an accident, you should:
Stop / remain at the scene of the accident and move your vehicle to the shoulder of the road.
Report the accident to the police within one week.
Go to the nearest telephone and call for help.
3.
Which of the tips for being passed by another driver are true?
Be on guard so that you can protect yourself from any unsafe actions performed by the other driver.
Maintain speed and position when being passed.
If the passing car must return to your lane because of oncoming traffic, allow them space.
All of the above.
4.
As you are driving on an multiple lane highway, you approach a school bus that is stopped and has its red lights flashing. You _____:
May pass if the way is clear.
May pass if a pedestrian indicates that the way is clear.
May not pass until the school bus driver turns off the flashing red lights.
Must turn on your emergency flashers.
5.
When faced with low visibility conditions due to fog while driving, you should:
Turn on your high beam headlights.
Slow down and use your low beam headlights, and if fog is heavy, pull clear of the roadway and stop.
Increase your speed so as not to cause an accident.
6.
This road sign means:
lanes are reserved for vehicles with specific number of occupants in vehicle
specific turning movements are allowed from specific lanes
do not enter
drivers in both lanes are responsible for merging smoothly
7.
What statement about making a left turn is true?
You should swing wide into the right lane when making a left turn.
You cannot make a left turn at a red traffic light.
When making a left turn onto a four lane roadway, finish the turn in the far right lane.
8.
A broken yellow line in the center of the road indicates that:
A construction zone is ahead.
Passing is not permitted in either direction.
Passing is permitted in either direction.
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