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.
You must show proof of insurance to law enforcement:
Only if you are involved in a collision.
If you are involved in a collision or stopped for a citation.
Only if you are stopped and cited.
2.
Hydroplaning occurs when tires ride on a thin film of water instead of on the road. To prevent hydroplaning in wet weather, you should:
Put on your cruise control to maintain a constant speed.
Slow down.
Move to the shoulder of the road as soon as it starts to rain.
3.
If you are stopped by a police officer, you should:
Pull over to the right side of the road.
Stop your vehicle as far away from traffic as possible.
Turn off your engine, radio, and any other device that may interfere with hearing the officer.
All of the above.
4.
Who must wear seat belts in a moving vehicle?
Only passengers on the driver's side of the car
All passengers and not the driver
All of the vehicle's occupants, including the driver
5.
You are involved in an accident and another person is injured. You should:
Moved the injured away from the scene immediately.
Always leave the injured where they are.
Not move the injured unnecessarily. Keep the injured warm and administer first aid.
Stay away from the injured.
6.
When you are traveling in a work zone, you should:
Watch for cones, barrels, signs, large vehicles, and workers.
Slow down and obey the posted speed limit.
Follow instructions given by flaggers and signs.
All of the above.
7.
Drivers are always required to stop for a stopped school bus when driving on a two-lane road.
TRUE
FALSE
8.
This sign means:
Trucks only.
Trucks are entering the highway.
Upcoming hill.
Trucks have the right-of-way.
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