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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.
A driver need not stop for a stopped school bus when traveling in the opposite direction on a four-lane roadway.
True
False
2.
This sign means:
new york hill ahead road sign
Trucks under 18,000 lbs. allowed.
Hill ahead.
Truck stop ahead.
No trucks allowed.
3.
This sign means:
indiana intersection ahead road sign
Crossroad ahead.
Flagger ahead.
Lane ends.
Turn right or go straight.
4.
When approaching an uncontrolled intersection, a driver should:
Maintain their speed and proceed.
Stop at the intersection, check in all directions, and proceed.
Yield to all other drivers.
Be prepared to yield.
5.
What does a single dashed yellow line separating traffic mean?
Drivers may pass if it is safe to do so.
Both lanes travel in the same direction.
Drivers may not pass.
Drivers may pass, even if it could be dangerous.
6.
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.
7.
When passing a row of parked vehicles, you should:
Be prepared for a person or vehicle to unexpectedly enter your lane.
Expect all other drivers and pedestrians to respect your right-of-way.
Drive closely to the parked vehicles to allow more room for moving traffic.
8.
If you have to back up a vehicle on a two-lane road, you should:
Be sure the way is clear before backing.
Turn your head back before and while backing.
Stop, using the proper hand signal to communicate stopping if you see another vehicle approaching from the rear.
All of the above.
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