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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. As you are driving on an undivided highway, you approach a school bus that is stopped and has its red lights flashing. You _____:
  • May pass if a pedestrian indicates that the way is clear.

  • May pass if the way is clear.

  • Must turn on your emergency flashers.

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

2. Which of these statements about railroad grade crossing is true?
  • 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.

  • Not all railroad grade crossings are equipped with flashing red signals and gates.

3. Who must wear seat belts in your vehicle:
  • Passengers on the driver's side of the car.

  • All passengers, including the driver.

  • Only passengers and not the driver.

4. This sign is a warning that you are approaching
  • An intersection.

  • A railroad crossing.

  • A crosswalk.

5. When a car with bright headlights comes toward you at night, you should:
  • Look toward the right edge of your lane.

  • Look below the lights.

  • Allow other driver to pass.

6. This sign means
  • Slippery when wet.

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

  • Road curves ahead.