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South carolina driver's examination

Number of tests: 24
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.
If a motorist sees pedestrians in an upcoming crosswalk, they should:
Continue ahead because motorists always have the right-of-way.
Wait for the pedestrians to cross.
Pull to the right and move behind the pedestrians.
2.
If you can see that the roadway up ahead is covered by heavy smoke, you should:
Turn on your four-way flashers and continue.
Reduce your speed, move as far to the right as possible, and stop off the roadway.
Turn on your high beam headlights and continue.
3.
____ greatly increase stopping distances and severity of crashes.
High speeds
Slow speeds
Night drives
Uphill inclines
4.
A steady yellow traffic signal light is a warning that the light is about to change to red. If you are already within the intersection when a green light changes to yellow, you should:
Stop.
Continue moving and clear the intersection safely.
Increase your speed so as not to cause an accident.
5.
On a freeway, you realize you missed your turn or exit. You should:
Make the turn quickly from your lane of travel.
Stop and back up.
Continue driving until you reach the next turn, exit, or other location where you can safely turn around.
Signal other drivers to stop so you can turn.
6.
When driving at night, if oncoming headlights are blinding you, you should:
Look toward the right edge of the road.
Switch your lights to their high beam setting.
Flash your lights.
7.
On the freeway, you see a "Merging traffic“ sign. You should:
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Honk at incoming traffic.
Always remain at your present speed.
Speed up to avoid congesting traffic.
Move to another lane, if safe, to let traffic enter.
8.
Railroad crossings should always be considered:
Safe to cross, as it is unlikely that a train will be coming.
Dangerous.
Safe locations to park a car.
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