Car Fast Practice

New Mexico Fast Practice Written Car Test

Welcome to the 'Car Short Test'

This practice test will select 10 random questions, which you will be expected to complete within the allocated 10 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.

[ Visual Search ]
In this image, what do the shaded areas visualize?
[ Lane Control ]
What do two solid yellow lines on a roadway indicate?
[ Safe Driving Practices ]
Coasting is a term used to describe a vehicle with manual transmission traveling in neutral or with the clutch on. How does this reduce your control of the vehicle? (Check all that apply)

[ Vehicle Positioning ]
You are traveling at a safe distance between you and the vehicle in front. Another vehicle overtakes and pulls into this gap. What should you do?

[ Handling Emergencies ]
What is the fourth step you must do in the event that your accelerator becomes stuck?
[ Safe Driving Practices ]
When traveling behind another vehicle in fast moving traffic, what is a good rule-of-thumb for measuring a safe distance to the vehicle in front?

[ Special Driving Situations ]
What are some of the dangers if you are driving on a flooded road?
[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
Which is the correct definition of a roundabout?
[ Special Driving Situations ]
Which of the following is true regarding driving at high rates of speeds?
[ Alcohol and Drugs ]
Consuming alcohol will have the following effect: (Select all that apply)

Thank you for completing the 'Car Short Test'

If you would like to review your answers before scoring, use the 'Previous' and 'Next' buttons.

Click 'Submit' to be shown a review of your scores and suggested revision.