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South Carolina DMV Permit Practice Test 17 2019

(From the 2019 South Carolina Driver's Manual)
Number of tests: 17
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. Vehicles stopped behind a school bus when the red lights are flashing must remain stopped until:
  • the stop arm is retracted and the bus resumes motion

  • all students are off the bus

  • the stop arm is retracted

2. When approaching someone using a white cane or guide dog, you should:
  • Honk your horn as you proceed past them.

  • Stop until the person is well away from the roadway or path of travel.

  • Carefully drive around them.

3. If you find that the roadway ahead of you is flooded, you should:
  • Drive only in the center of the roadway.

  • Slam on the brakes.

  • Do not drive through the flooded area; turn around and find another route.

4. The faster the speed, the longer it takes to stop when you must react to other driver's unexpected moves.
  • True

  • False

5. You must stop at the intersection ahead. Just before the intersection, you have to cross railroad tracks. You should stop before you cross the railroad tracks when:
  • The crossing is located in a city or town with frequent train traffic

  • You don't have room on the other side to completely cross the tracks.

  • You transport two or more children in a passenger vehicle

6. When planning to make a three point turnabout across a roadway, and you have oncoming traffic approaching, you should:
  • Yield to oncoming traffic from both directions before performing the maneuver.

  • Begin the exercise anyway.

  • Flash your head lights and begin the exercise.