Car Full Test

New Mexico 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.

Instructions:

  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.

1.
[ Safe Driving Practices ]
Which steering method is recommended when backing up?
2.
[ Turns ]
Which of the following is not an illegal U-turn?
3.
[ Safe Driving Practices ]
Before beginning a journey, how can you best plan your route?


4.
[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
What is the speed limit when you are within 100 feet of a railroad?
5.
[ Alcohol and Drugs ]
You are under the age of 21, and you are caught with an unopened, sealed container of alcohol in your vehicle. Is this lawful?
6.
[ Lane Control ]
What is the maximum amount of distance that you can drive in a center left turn lane?
7.
[ Special Driving Situations ]
Braking harshly on a wet or icy road may cause:


8.
[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
What is the correct course of action when it comes to traffic signs that are indicating pedestrians?
9.
[ Parking ]
Before moving off in a vehicle, you should: (Select all that apply)


10.
[ Additional Driving Laws / Rules ]
If you receive a ticket during a traffic stop, what is the purpose of the promise that you sign?
11.
[ Sharing the Road ]
Which of these light signals implies the motorcycle will turn right or move to the right?


12.
[ Sharing the Road ]
Where are Low Speed Vehicles and Neighborhood Electric Vehicles restricted to?
13.
[ Parking ]
What should you do when you find a space to parallel park?
14.
[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
What is the speed limit when you are in a business district?
15.
[ Safe Driving Practices ]
If you break down, and you have emergency flares available, what distance should you place them from your vehicle?
16.
[ Traffic Controls ]
What is this sign indicating?
17.
[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
Under what circumstances are you allowed to cross a sidewalk with your vehicle?
18.
[ Additional Driving Laws / Rules ]
Which of the following is one form of financial responsibility of your vehicle?
19.
[ Traffic Controls ]
What is the correct interpretation of this sign?
20.
[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
School crosswalks are normally marked with what color lines?
21.
[ Sharing the Road ]
Which of these light signals implies the car will turn left or move to the left?


22.
[ Visual Search ]
Under ideal circumstances, how long will it take to stop if you are travelling 35 mph?
23.
[ Sharing the Road ]
Some of the most vulnerable road users are: (Select all that apply)


24.
[ Handling Emergencies ]
You are traveling along a wet road in a vehicle without anti-lock brakes. You apply the brakes and your vehicle begins to skid. What should you do?


25.
[ Vehicle Positioning ]
What is an example of a distracted person?
26.
[ Safe Driving Practices ]
What should you do when changing lanes, slowing down, stopping, or turning?
27.
[ Safe Driving Practices ]
Whilst driving or riding, you should avoid distractions such as: (Select all that apply)


28.
[ Occupant Protection ]
Pregnant women should do the following regarding a lap belt seatbelt?
29.
[ Sharing the Road ]
You want to reverse your car but there is a pedestrian waiting to cross the road. You should:


30.
[ Alcohol and Drugs ]
Which of the following is true regarding impaired judgement?
31.
[ Sharing the Road ]
You are about to overtake a horse and rider. What should you NOT do? (Select all that apply)


32.
[ Sharing the Road ]
In slow moving traffic, you should: (Select all that apply)


33.
[ Alcohol and Drugs ]
When taking medication, whom should you consult before operating a vehicle?


34.
[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
Which of the following is correct?
35.
[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
Regardless of the posted speed limit, what should your speed also depend on?
36.
[ Laws and Rules of the Road ]
Under what circumstance must you drive slower?
37.
[ Turns ]
What should you do when you are making a right turn?
38.
[ Lane Control ]
When you approach a junction, you see a long vehicle in front of you is signalling to turn right, but is positioned on the left. What should you do?


39.
[ Visual Search ]
At intersections what should you do?
40.
[ Lane Control ]
Where are bike lanes typically located?
41.
[ Additional Driving Laws / Rules ]
If an individual is convicted of vandalism or graffiti, how long may their driver's license be suspended for?
42.
[ Traffic Controls ]
What is this sign indicating?
43.
[ Driver Readiness ]
You are traveling through a residential street. What should you be particularly aware of?


44.
[ Visual Search ]
Why is it important to not develop a "fixed stare" while driving?
45.
[ Traffic Controls ]
What is this sign indicating?
46.
[ Traffic Controls ]
What is this sign indicating?

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