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South Carolina DMV Permit Practice Test 20 2019

(From the 2019 South Carolina Driver's Manual)
Number of tests: 20
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. At many intersections, under certain conditions, a right turn may be made while the traffic light is red. Before turning right:
  • Slow down and proceed without stopping if the way is clear.

  • Come to a complete stop, look both ways and yield the right of way to pedestrians and other traffic.

  • Maintain normal speed because you have the right of way.

2. When approaching an intersection with a flashing red light you must:
  • Reduce your speed, and proceed with caution.

  • Come to a complete stop and remain stopped as long as the light is red.

  • Come to a complete stop, yield to oncoming traffic or pedestrians, then proceed.

3. If driving in fog, a driver should turn on the high-beam headlights to increase the field of vision.
  • False

  • True

4. How fast you drive will not affect the distance your vehicle will travel when you need to come to a stop.
  • True

  • False

5. When driving in work zones, you should:
  • Increase speed so as not to impede traffic.

  • Stay alert, slow down, obey signs that are posted and instructions given by a flagger, don't slow speed abruptly, and be prepared to respond quickly if necessary.

  • Activate your four-way flashers at least 100 feet before entering the work zone.

6. Which statement about stopping at railroad grade crossings is true:
  • You must stop at a railroad crossing when directed by a flagman or stop sign.

  • You have the right-of-way and do not need to stop.

  • You should put on your cruise control to maintain a constant speed.