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.
Drivers must be careful when driving close to cyclist and should maintain a safe operating distance between the motor vehicle and the cyclist.
True
False
2.
If a transit vehicle (bus) has signaled and is pulling back onto the roadway, you must:
Honk to let them know you’re there.
Move to the left lane.
Yield.
Speed up to pass.
3.
Drivers are not required to stop upon meeting a stopped school bus when traveling in the opposite direction on a multi-lane highway.
True
False
4.
At many intersections, under certain conditions, a right turn may be made while the traffic light is red. Before turning right:
Slow down and proceed without stopping if the way is clear.
Come to a complete stop, look both ways and yield the right of way to pedestrians and other traffic.
Maintain normal speed because you have the right of way.
5.
Night time is the safest time for cyclists to ride their bikes.
True
False
6.
The maximum un-posted speed limit when driving in a rural area is _____, except when a higher limit is allowed by federal law.
40mph
55mph
60mph
7.
Blind spots for large vehicles can extend up to 200 feet directly behind the vehicle.
True
False
8.
When driving in work zones, you should:
Activate your four-way flashers at least 100 feet before entering the work zone.
Stay alert, slow down, obey signs that are posted and instructions given by a flagger, don't slow speed abruptly, and be prepared to respond quickly if necessary.
Increase speed so as not to impede traffic.
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