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South dakota driver's examination

Number of tests: 16
Number of questions: 25
Passing score: 20
Directions: To obtain an Instruction Permit in South Dakota, you must be at least 14 years of age and pass the vision and knowledge test. The South Dakota written examination tests your knowledge of traffic laws, road signs, and driving safety rules. It determines whether you are prepared to operate a vehicle in accordance with South Dakota law.

The knowledge test consists of 25 multiple choice questions that are important to the safe operation of a motor vehicle and South Dakota laws and driving practices. The questions are based on the information provided in the manual.

A passing score consist of at least 20 correct
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5 or fewer errors
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1.
To enter a gap in highway traffic:
Watch only the vehicles behind the gap.
Check behind you, then watch the vehicle ahead.
Speed up and let the other vehicles make way.
2.
You may legally block an intersection:
If you entered the intersection on the green light.
During rush hour traffic.
Under no circumstances.
3.
You are approaching a green traffic light and traffic is blocking the intersection. What is the best thing to do?
Partially enter the intersection to establish your right-of-way.
Don't enter the intersection until you can get completely across.
Continue into the intersection and wait for traffic to clear.
4.
This road sign means:
Do not enter.
Roundabout ahead.
No U-turns.
5.
There are two traffic lanes moving in your direction. You are driving in the left lane and many vehicles are passing you on the right. If the driver behind you wishes to drive faster, you should:
Stay in your lane so you don't impede the flow of traffic.
Drive onto the left shoulder to let the other vehicles pass.
Move into the right lane when it is safe.
6.
Accumulating ______ on your license within a 12-month period will result in the suspension of your license.
15 points
10 points
Eight points
7.
What message will be found on a red octagon-shaped sign?
Do not enter.
One-way.
Stop.
8.
When a pedestrian guided by a dog or carrying a white cane is crossing the street:
You must always yield the right-of-way.
You must tell them where to cross the street.
You only have to yield the right-of-way if you are at a corner.
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