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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.
When the driver behind you wants to pass, you should:
Speed up.
Go the same speed.
Slow down to allow room in front of your vehicle for the other driver to complete the pass easily.
Change lanes.
2.
Two solid yellow lines on the pavement mean:
Passing is allowed for drivers from both directions.
Passing is not allowed.
Passing is allowed if you are at the top a hill.
Passing is allowed during daylight only.
3.
It is unlawful to:
Pass another vehicle in any marked no passing zone.
Pass another vehicle over a railroad crossing.
Both of the above.
4.
Which is the most common cause of traffic crashes?
New drivers
Human error
Bad weather
Bad roads
5.
When you are backing up, it is usually best to:
Steer with one hand while looking into the rearview mirror.
Open the driver side door and look back.
Steer with both hands while looking into the side view mirror.
Steer with one hand while looking over your shoulder through the rear window.
6.
Which 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 may 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.
7.
It is important to slow down:
On narrow or winding roads.
At intersections or railroad crossings.
When the road is wet or slippery.
All of the above.
8.
This sign means:
indiana stop road sign
Stop.
Side road.
Two-way left turn.
Farm machinery.
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