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South Carolina DMV Permit Practice Test 2019

(From the 2019 South Carolina Driver's Manual)
Number of tests: 1
Number of questions: 30
Passing score: 80

Directions: When applying for South Carolina Driver's license, applicants must take and successfully pass a knowledge exam. The South Carolina Knowledge exam consists of 30 questions. You must score 80% to pass that exam. The following questions are based on the details provided in the South Carolina 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 South Carolina DMV locations.

You have made 2 errors so far.
1. When a car with bright headlights comes toward you at night, you should:
  • Allow other driver to pass.

  • Look below the lights.

  • Look toward the right edge of your lane.

2. This sign means
  • Road curves ahead.

  • Don't drink if you are going to drive.

  • Slippery when wet.

3. This sign is a warning that you are approaching
  • A crosswalk.

  • An intersection.

  • A railroad crossing.

4. As you are driving on an undivided highway, you approach a school bus that is stopped and has its red lights flashing. You _____:
  • Must turn on your emergency flashers.

  • May pass if a pedestrian indicates that the way is clear.

  • May not pass until the school bus driver turns off the flashing red lights.

  • May pass if the way is clear.

5. Which of these statements about railroad grade crossing is true?
  • Not all railroad grade crossings are equipped with flashing red signals and gates.

  • You must stop at a railroad crossing when directed by a flagman.

  • All of the above.

  • It is against the law to go around lowered gates at a crossing.

6. Who must wear seat belts in your vehicle:
  • Only passengers and not the driver.

  • All passengers, including the driver.

  • Passengers on the driver's side of the car.