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Wisconsin DMV Permit Practice Test 12 2019

(From the 2019 Wisconsin Driver's Manual)
Number of tests: 12
Number of questions: 30
Passing score: 80

Directions: When applying for Wisconsin Driver's license, applicants must take and successfully pass a knowledge exam. The Wisconsin Knowledge exam consists of 50 questions. You must score 80% to pass that exam. The following questions are based on the details provided in the Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin DMV locations.

You have made 2 errors so far.
1. When changing lanes you should not
  • check your side and rear view mirrors

  • check for other drivers who may be moving into the same lane as you

  • use your cell phone to contact the police to determine if the road ahead is clear

  • give a turn signal to signal your intentions

2. who must yield when a driver is turning and a pedestrian is crossing without A traffic light?
  • Whoever is slower

  • The driver

  • Whoever started last

  • The pedestrian

3. If you experience a tire blowout
  • Apply the brakes firmly

  • Slow down gradually and use brakes lightly

  • Tap or pump the brakes

4. If you have a probationary license or instructional permit you can use your cell phone when driving:
  • All of the above

  • as long as you don't text

  • when you are reporting an emergency

  • if you are just answering a call

5. When you are being “tailgated”;
  • all of the above

  • if there is not an open lane to your right, wait until the way is clear ahead, and reduce speed slowly to encourage the tailgater to drive around you

  • never slow down quickly

  • if there is an open lane to your right, move over to the right

6. While driving on a two-lane road without bicycle lanes, you encounter a bicyclist traveling in the same direction. What is the safest way to pass the bicyclist?
  • Do not pass the bicyclist until you come to a traffic signal or stop sign.

  • Slow down and wait until there is no traffic approaching, then pass the bicyclist leaving him or her sufficient space.

  • Honk at the bicyclist to let him or her know you are about to pass.

  • Continue driving straight, it is the bicyclist’s responsibility to get out of your way.