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New York DMV Permit Practice Test 12 2019

(From the 2019 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. If you need additional information, please contact your local DMV office. You can find your nearest DMV office at New York DMV locations.

You have made 2 errors so far.
1. When you want to overtake and pass another vehicle you should
  • Signal and pass when safe to do so.

  • Wait for a signal from the other driver.

  • Stay close behind so you need less time to pass.

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

2. As you near an intersection, the traffic light changes from green to yellow. Your best action would be to
  • Speed up to beat the red light.

  • Apply the brakes sharply to stop.

  • Be prepared to stop before the intersection.

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

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

  • Signal and keep your wheels straight.

  • Signal and keep your wheels turned to the left.

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

4. 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.

  • Only at an intersection.

  • If traffic is clear.

  • If you are on an expressway.

5. Seat belts can be most effective as injury preventive devices when they are worn by
  • All occupants of a car being driven on an expressway.

  • The person driving the car.

  • Passengers when they are on a long drive.

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

6. This sign means
  • Highway curves ahead.

  • Intersection ahead.

  • One-way traffic

  • Merging traffic from the right.