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.
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Which California penal code prohibits parking in a crosshatched space?
What is the correct interpretation for this pedestrian signal?
What is the correct interpretation of this sign?
To avoid last minute moves or corrections, how far ahead should you scan?
What is this sign indicating?
You are traveling along a snowy or icy road in a vehicle without anti-lock brakes. You apply the brakes and your vehicle begins to skid. What should you do?
What is the fourth step you must do in the event that your accelerator becomes stuck?
In slow moving traffic, you should: (Select all that apply)
You are stopped by a police offer, and you have hidden an open container of alcohol in your glove compartment. Is this allowed?
If you come to a road that has ice, by how much should you reduce your speed?
What does this sign normally indicate?
What does this hazardous load placard mean?
If you receive a ticket during a traffic stop, what is the purpose of the promise that you sign?
At what distance should you signal before making a right turn?
If your vehicle's engine is running, you MUST NOT:
Your car has been covered in snow. Which of these parts of the car should be cleared of ice and snow before beginning a journey: (Select all that apply)
What does it mean when a blind pedestrian pulls in their cane and steps away from the crosswalk?
Who should you particularly look out for when reversing?
You MUST NOT reverse your vehicle:
Under which circumstance can you make a legal U-turn in a residential district?
Which lane should you drive in if you plan on making a right turn?
To make a right turn, what should you drive close to?
At intersections what should you do?
What does this traffic symbol mean?
You are traveling through a residential street. What should you be particularly aware of?
In the event that you are convicted, for the first time, of DUI, how long will your driving privileges be suspended for?
Why are vehicles fitted with rear fog lights?
In this image, what do the shaded areas visualize?
What should you do when backing up?
When overtaking a horse and rider, what should you NOT do?
A driver is moving slowly, and you want them to go faster. Should you honk your horn at them?
You are under the age of 21, and you are caught with an unopened, sealed container of alcohol in your vehicle. Is this lawful?
A driver decides to answer a text message that they just received while driving down the interstate. Is this a distraction?
How long can traffic convictions and collisions, at minimum, stay on your record for?
Under what circumstances are you allowed to cross a sidewalk with your vehicle?
What is a LSV?
While driving slower than normal, under what circumstance may you be cited?
Which organization has provided suggestions on the correct way for hand positioning on steering wheels?
What is an IID?
Which of the following is correct regarding emergency vehicles with their sirens activated?
The car in front of you has a flashing amber light as shown. What do you expect the vehicle to do next?
Which direction should you pass traffic?
What should you do in the event that your vehicle stalls or becomes disabled on railroad tracks?
When MUST your vehicle's headlights be switched on?
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