Car Full Test

Maine Full Car Written Test

Welcome to the 'Car Practice Test'

This practice test will select 46 random questions, which you will be expected to complete within the allocated 60 minute time limit. You will be shown correct and incorrect answers at the end of the quiz, with a hint available on each question should you need it.

Each question approximates the style and type used by the DMV for your real test.


  1. The test will begin after you select the 'Next' button below.
  2. For each question, choose from the four multiple choice answers provided.
  3. Some questions may have more than one answer, a note will be displayed when to do this.
  4. A confirmation screen will appear at the end for you to submit the test to be scored. Click 'Submit' to be shown a review of your scores and suggested revision.

Ready? Click 'Next' to begin.

[ Occupant Protection ]
A driver decides to answer a text message that they just received while driving down the interstate. Is this a distraction?
[ Sharing the Road ]
It is particularly important to be aware of: (Select all that apply)

[ Sharing the Road ]
Which of these light signals implies the motorcycle will turn right or move to the right?

[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
What is the correct course of action when you approach a pedestrian?
[ Lane Control ]
What is a bike route?
[ Additional Driving Laws / Rules ]
What California penal code prohibits an individual from obstructing or interfering with a funeral procession?
[ Sharing the Road ]
What does this hazardous load placard mean?
[ Special Driving Situations ]
When towing, if your caravan or trailer begins to swerve or snake you should:
[ Turns ]
What should you do when you are making a right turn?
[ Special Driving Situations ]
If you are not able to see any farther than 100 feet in front of you, what should you reduce your speed to?
[ Handling Emergencies ]
What should you do in the event that your vehicle stalls or becomes disabled on railroad tracks, and there is not a train coming?
[ Handling Emergencies ]
Your vehicle brakes too quickly in wet or icy conditions and begins to skid. How should you recover control of the vehicle?

[ Alcohol and Drugs ]
Regardless of age, if you are on probation for DUI, what is the minimum level of BAC before it becomes unlawful to drive?
[ Special Driving Situations ]
If your vehicle is stationary and is likely to remain so for more than a couple of minutes, you should apply the parking brake and switch off the engine in order to: (Select all that apply)

[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
What do you do in the event that a pedestrian makes eye contact with your vehicle at a crosswalk?
[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
School crosswalks are normally marked with what color lines?
[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
If you choose to drive slower than normal at any other time, what lane do you not drive in?
[ Additional Driving Laws / Rules ]
Which of the following is one form of financial responsibility of your vehicle?
[ Handling Emergencies ]
In the event that you hit a parked vehicle, what should you do?
[ Visual Search ]
You are traveling along a road and you see a car reversing out from a driveway on the left. You should NOT:

[ Occupant Protection ]
Apart from the required age, what is the other exception for having a rear-facing child passenger restraint system?
[ Traffic Controls ]
What is this type of sign meant for?
[ Visual Search ]
You want to reverse your car but cannot see if it is safe. You should NOT:

[ Special Driving Situations ]
Coasting is a term used to describe a vehicle traveling in neutral or with the clutch on. How does this affect your control of the vehicle? (Select all that apply)

[ Safe Driving Practices ]
How much distance should be between your vehicle and your turn before you signal?
[ Lane Control ]
What are sharrows?
[ Special Driving Situations ]
What are some of the dangers if you are driving on a flooded road?
[ Special Driving Situations ]
Why are vehicles fitted with front fog lights?

[ Additional Driving Laws / Rules ]
If you willfully flee a peace officer attempting to pull you over, what is the consequence?
[ Turns ]
At what distance should you signal before making a right turn?
[ Occupant Protection ]
What brochure can you refer to in the event you are needing clarification regarding Driver Distractions?
[ Alcohol and Drugs ]
Which of the following is true regarding impaired judgement?
[ Parking ]
What should you do before backing up to parallel park?
[ Special Driving Situations ]
Ice and snowy weather has been forecasted. You should: (Select all that apply)

[ Alcohol and Drugs ]
If an officer suspects you of being under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol, which of the following is true?
[ Alcohol and Drugs ]
If you are working for a rideshare service, and you are pulled over with a passenger in your vehicle, what is the minimum level of BAC before it becomes unlawful for you to drive?
[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
What is the speed limit when you are within 100 feet of a railroad?
[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
When towing a vehicle or trailer, which lanes must you drive in?
[ Turns ]
At what distance should you signal before making a left turn?
[ Sharing the Road ]
You are traveling with a motorcycle riding in front of you. Why might they suddenly swerve or move across the traffic lane?

[ Lane Control ]
What is a separated bikeway?
[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
What should you do if you see a stray animal on the roadway?
[ Sharing the Road ]
What is required to operate a LSV or NEV?
[ Additional Driving Laws / Rules ]
In the event that you are convicted of a hit-and-run accident that resulted in injury, what may the Department of Motor Vehicles do?
[ Special Driving Situations ]
Why are vehicles fitted with rear fog lights?

[ Turns ]
Why should you keep your wheels pointed straight until you start your turn?

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