South Dakota DMV Driving Test

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

1. An intersection has a stop sign, crosswalk, but no stop line. you must stop
2. A vehicle's stopping distance is equal to
3. Which of the following should you do to help prevent a vehicle emergency?
4. If a car ahead of you has stopped at a crosswalk, you should:
5. The golden rule of driving is to:
6. If you see a pedestrian using a guide dog or other service animal or carrying a white cane at an intersection, you must
7. If a pedestrian is in a marked or unmarked crosswalk, you must
8. When turning left at an intersection:
9. What does this yellow-colored sign indicate?
10. You must use high-beam lighting in all of the following situations, except
11. When you come to an intersection and try to make a move, you must follow the ____ before you pull out.
12. At a speed of 55 mph, you need about ____ seconds to pass.
13. You are entering a freeway. you should check traffic on the freeway by:
14. If you have a BAC of .10%, you are ____ times more likely to cause an accident than if you were sober.
15. Which of the following right-of-way rules is not true?
16. You are driving in the middle lane on a 3 lane expressway. a car begins to pass you on the right. the actions of that driver are
17. You are merging onto an interstate highway. you should
18. Hearing impaired drivers do which of the following?
19. When you want to pass a large truck in the center of 3 lanes, it is best to pass:
20. How should you best control your speed?

South Dakota DMV Driving Test

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About Permit Practice Tests

To operate a motorcycle in South Dakota, you must have a motorcycle instruction permit or a motorcycle license. Licenses are issued by the Department of Public Safety (DPS). You can apply for a motorcycle instruction permit at age 14 and a motorcycle license at age 16. A motorcycle permit or license allows you to operate a motorcycle, motorbike, scooter, or moped on public roads.

To receive a motorcycle instruction permit, you must apply, submit the required documentation, pass the vision screening and the motorcycle knowledge exam, and pay the fees. To receive a motorcycle license, you must apply, submit the required documentation, pay the fees, and pass the vision screening, the knowledge exam, and the motorcycle driving test.

Tests are scheduled online or through the DPS. The motorcycle knowledge test contains 25 questions about safe riding practices and road rules. You must answer 20 of the questions correctly to pass. The motorcycle driving test assesses your ability to operate your motorcycle safely. If you fail a test, you must wait one day to retake it.