Wisconsin driver's examination

Number of tests: 16
Number of questions: 50
Passing score: 40
Directions: Licensing requirements include a vision screening, a knowledge test, and a driving skills test on the satisfactory operation of a motor vehicle.

The knowledge test for your learner's permit is based on information contained in this driver’s manual. To pass the knowledge test, you must demonstrate a basic understanding of Wisconsin traffic laws. Knowledge tests administered at most Division of Motor Vehicles service centers are given on a computerized system.

The Knowledge tests include 50 multiple choice questions

If you answer at least 40 questions correctly from the sample tests provided here AND you have thoroughly read the "Wisconsin Driver's Handbook" and "All You Need to Know About Your Driver's License", you will be well prepared to take the knowledge test for your learner's permit.
Passing grade —
10 or fewer errors
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1.
A steady yellow light at an intersection means:
Go.
Yield to other cars.
Slow down and prepare to stop.
Stop.
2.
If you have had several beers, the effects of alcohol will be reduced only by:
Taking a cold shower.
Waiting several hours.
Drinking several cups of coffee.
3.
A sign with this shape means:
No passing zone.
Right turn permitted on red.
Yield right-of-way.
4.
When stopped at a red traffic light with a green arrow, you may proceed in the direction of the arrow if you:
First come to a complete stop.
Wait until the light changes.
Are in the proper lane and the intersection is clear.
5.
When making a turn, you must _____ your speed.
Increase
Maintain
Vary
Reduce
6.
Traffic signals sometimes display arrows to control turns from specific lanes. A green arrow:
Is used only on one-way streets.
Has the same meaning as a circular green traffic light, but traffic must turn in the direction indicated by the arrow.
Means that you may proceed, but only if the green arrow is accompanied by a circular green light.
Points the way to an airport.
7.
You are driving on a city street and see an emergency vehicle with flashing lights behind you. What should you do?
Drive to the right edge of the road and slow down.
Drive to the right edge of the road and stop.
Stay in your lane, slow down, and let it pass.
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