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. Before turning left, the right-of-way should be given to oncoming cars:
2. If you have had several beers before driving, the effects of alcohol will be reduced only by:
3. At a bodyweight of 160, the approximate number of drinks it takes before the driver reaches a 0.10 BAC is:
4. If you are following a truck that swings left before making a right turn at an intersection, you should remember that it is very dangerous to:
5. Before getting out of your car, after parking at a two-way street curb, you should:
6. When driving near road construction zones, you should
7. This sign warns that
8. Before driving into an intersection after a stop, you should look:
9. If you experience a tire blowout
10. Where should you stop your vehicle when there is no limit line?
11. To avoid sudden last-minute moves, how far ahead should you look when scanning the road for hazards?
12. All work zone symbols or signs have
13. A rectangular-shaped sign is:
14. Any amount of alcohol in the blood may affect a driver's:
15. Which of the following are individuals who might need extra room?
16. Motorcycles, scooters, and mopeds are not easy to see-- therefore, you should:
17. When passing another vehicle:
18. If you approach an intersection at which the traffic lights are not working, you must first ____ before entering the intersection and then yield the right-of-way.
19. All regulatory devices on the road instruct you
20. Which of the following can be considered a legal parking zone?

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.