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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Passing grade —
6 or fewer errors
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1.
Railroad crossings should always be considered:
Safe to cross as it is unlikely a train is coming
Dangerous
A place where it is okay to park your car
A place where stopping is required
2.
To let others know you intend to turn, give signals at least _____ feet from the place you plan to turn.
50
100
150
3.
Driving more slowly than the surrounding traffic is:
A good idea if the weather is bad.
Appropriate if you don’t know the speed limit.
Often a hazard since other drivers may become frustrated and try to pass you.
4.
Talking or texting on a cell phone while driving will not significantly increase your chances for a crash.
True
False
5.
This sign means:
Railroad Warning
No Passing Zone
No Passing Zone
6.
Who must wear seat belts in your vehicle:
Passengers on the driver's side of the car.
Only passengers and not the driver.
All passengers, including the driver.
7.
The posted speed limit is the fastest you can drive in the posted area. You must reduce your speed to a lower speed that is safe for the conditions and circumstances that exist whenever necessary.
True
False
8.
What statement about making a right turn is true?
You should swing wide to the left when making a right turn so you won't run over the curb.
You can make a right turn at a red traffic light, unless a sign prohibits the turn.
When making a right turn onto a four lane roadway, finish the turn in the far left lane.
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