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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6 or fewer errors
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1.
Which statement about speed is true?
Driving too slowly on certain highways can be dangerous.
Speeding can kill.
Speeding is not dangerous if you are a skilled driver.
Both: "Driving too slowly on certain highways can be dangerous" and "Speeding can kill".
2.
The posted speed limits show:
The minimum legal speed limit
The exact speed at which you must travel to avoid a ticket
The maximum safe speed under ideal road and weather conditions
The maximum safe speed under all road conditions
3.
When you see a sign indicating that your chosen exit point is nearing, you should:
Signal and move into the correct exit lane as soon as it is reached.
Reduce speed to the posted exit speed.
All of the above.
4.
If you come to an intersection and your view to the side is blocked, you should:
Slow down and look both ways
Maintain speed and look both ways
Stop, then inch forward until you can see clearly in both directions
5.
Only _____ can reduce the alcohol level and its effects on the body.
Drinking caffeine
Eating foods high in fat
Time
6.
Distracted driving may be caused by:
Eating, drinking beverages, or smoking
Using cellular phones and/or texting
Changing the radio, CD, or tape
All of the above
7.
Always signal when:
Changing lanes.
Pulling in or out of a parking space.
Pulling into traffic from a parking area or alley.
All of the above.
8.
Drivers must be careful when passing large vehicles and should avoid driving beside a large vehicle for long periods of time:
True
False
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