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South Carolina DMV Permit Practice Test 12 2019

(From the 2019 South Carolina Driver's Manual)
Number of tests: 12
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. All drivers under the age of 21 have a specific restriction prohibiting them from:
  • Driving or attempting to drive while smoking

  • Driving or attempting to drive after consuming alcohol

  • Driving or attempting to drive before midnight

2. Always signal when:
  • Pulling into traffic from a parking area or alley.

  • All of the above.

  • Changing lanes.

  • Pulling in or out of a parking space.

3. You should never park a vehicle:
  • Within 30 feet of any flashing signal located at the side of the roadway.

  • Within 20 feet of a crosswalk.

  • All of the above.

  • Within 50 feet of a railroad crossing.

4. Anything that requires you to _______ could cause you to crash.
  • Take your hands off the wheel

  • Take your attention away from the driving task

  • All of the above

  • Take your eyes off the road

5. Which of these statements about speeding is true:
  • All of the above.

  • As your speed increases, so should your following distance.

  • As speed increases, the chance of a fatality increases.

6. A pedestrian starts to cross the street after the "Don't walk" signal begins to flash. The pedestrian is in the middle of the street when your signal light changes to green. You should
  • Proceed if you have the right of way

  • Proceed if the pedestrian is not in your lane

  • Wait until the pedestrian crosses the street before proceeding