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South dakota driver's examination

Number of tests: 24
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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1.
You are driving behind a motorcycle and want to pass. You must:
Stay in the right lane as much as possible because the motorcycle is small and doesn't use all of the lane.
Blow your horn to make the motorcycle move onto the shoulder so that you can pass.
Have your vehicle entirely in the left lane before and during the pass.
2.
To see vehicles in your blind spots, you should check:
The inside rearview mirror.
The outside rearview mirror.
Over your shoulders.
3.
You enter a designated turn lane to make a left turn at an upcoming intersection. There is oncoming traffic. You should:
Move to the left of the center lane.
Signal before you arrive at the intersection.
Turn your front wheels to the left to be prepared to turn.
4.
A driver should:
Stare directly in front of their car.
Only focus on the middle of the road.
Watch beside, ahead, and to the rear of their car.
5.
Which of the following statements is true?
Driving too slowly is not an unsafe practice.
Driving too slowly on certain highways can be dangerous.
The speed at which you drive a vehicle does not affect safety.
6.
You should not use your horn:
When visibility ahead is limited.
If you might hit another vehicle.
Near blind pedestrians.
7.
If there is a deep puddle on the road ahead, you should:
Maintain the posted speed to make it through the water.
Avoid the puddle if possible.
Shift into neutral as you drive through the water.
8.
This road sign means:
georgia hill road sign
Intersection ahead.
Steep grade ahead.
Winding road.
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