North Carolina DMV Driving Test

Pass the North Carolina Permit Test the first time with our FREE North Carolina Practice Tests. Study real driving permit test questions from the DMV handbook!.

1. Which way do you turn your front wheels to park downhill next to a curb?
2. When parked on any hill, you should always set your parking brake and:
3. A solid white line on the right edge of the highway slants in towards your left. that shows that
4. You must look for bicycle riders in the same lanes used by motor vehicles because they:
5. Window tinting is permissible if the allowable light transmittance is no less than this percent:
6. You may drive in a bike lane:
7. When you are driving slowly in the freeway fast lane, blocking traffic which wishes to pass, you should:
8. As you approach and enter the acceleration lane, ____to match that of vehicles in the through lanes.
9. A yellow and black rr sign indicates that you are approaching a
10. If you see orange construction signs and cones on a freeway, you must:
11. How often should you get out of the car and stretch to help avoid drowsy driving?
12. ____ are the areas near the left and right rear corners of the vehicle that you cannot see using the mirrors.
13. If there are double solid yellow lines in the center of the roadway, you:
14. What should a driver obey when an officer is guiding the flow of traffic?
15. Which of the following is true regarding safety belts?
16. To make a right turn start in the right-hand lane and end in:
17. Before getting out of your car, after parking at a two-way street curb, you should:
18. Before changing lanes, drivers should
19. On two-lane highways, you are allowed to pass
20. A flashing yellow light means that you should:

North Carolina DMV Driving Test

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About Permit Practice Tests

To operate a motorcycle in North Carolina, you must have an endorsement on your current driver's license or a motorcycle learner's permit. Licenses are issued by the Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV). You can apply for a learner's permit at age 16. You can apply for a motorcycle endorsement if you currently have a full provisional, regular, or commercial driver's license. A motorcycle permit or endorsement allows you to operate a motorcycle, motorbike, scooter, or moped on public roads.

To receive a motorcycle learner's permit, you must apply, submit the required documentation, pay the fees, and pass the vision screening, the motorcycle knowledge exam, and the traffic signs test. Minors will also need to successfully complete a motorcycle safety course. To receive a motorcycle endorsement on your license, you must apply, submit your documentation, pay the fees, and pass the vision screening, the knowledge exam, the traffic signs test, and the motorcycle rider skills test.

Tests are scheduled through the DMV. The motorcycle knowledge test contains 25 questions on traffic laws and safe driving practices. You must answer 20 of the questions correctly to pass. The traffic signs test examines your ability to identify signs by shape, color, and meaning. You must score at least 80 percent to pass. The motorcycle rider skills test assesses your ability to handle normal and hazardous traffic situations. If you fail a test, you may have to wait between one and five days to retest.