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New York DMV Permit Practice Test 12 2018

(From the 2018 New York Driver's Manual)
Number of tests: 12
Number of questions: 30
Passing score: 70

Directions: When applying for New York Driver's license, applicants must take and successfully pass a knowledge exam. The New York Knowledge exam consists of 20 questions. You must score 70% to pass that exam. The following questions are based on the details provided in the New York Driver License Manual. Please study the manual before taking the test.

You have made 2 errors so far.
1. When you want to overtake and pass another vehicle you should
  • Stay close behind so you need less time to pass.

  • Signal and pass when safe to do so.

  • Change lanes quickly so the other driver will see you.

  • Wait for a signal from the other driver.

2. Seat belts can be most effective as injury preventive devices when they are worn by
  • Passengers when they are on a long drive.

  • The person driving the car.

  • All occupants of a car being driven on an expressway.

  • Passengers and the driver whenever they are in the car.

3. When the road is marked with a solid yellow line and a broken yellow line on your side you may pass
  • Only in an emergency.

  • If traffic is clear.

  • If you are on an expressway.

  • Only at an intersection.

4. This sign means
  • Merging traffic from the right.

  • Intersection ahead.

  • Highway curves ahead.

  • One-way traffic

5. As you near an intersection, the traffic light changes from green to yellow. Your best action would be to
  • Be prepared to stop before the intersection.

  • Be prepared to stop in the center of the intersection.

  • Speed up to beat the red light.

  • Apply the brakes sharply to stop.

6. You are waiting in the intersection to complete a left turn. You should
  • Flash your headlights so the driver will let you get through.

  • Drive around the rear of a car if it blocks you.

  • Signal and keep your wheels straight.

  • Signal and keep your wheels turned to the left.