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These RI DMV practice tests are good for the permit test, driver’s license test and the senior citizens’ refresher test. The written part of those tests at all Rhode Island DMV locations is the same.

RI Permit Practice Test 1

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This FREE RI Permit Practice Test contains 40 questions that are very similar (often identical!) to the real DMV test.

RI Permit Practice Test 2

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Take this FREE RI DMV Permit Practice Test to see how ready you are for the real thing!

RI Permit Practice Test 3

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Practice these 40 multiple choice questions and come to the real RI DMV Permit Test prepared!

RI Permit Practice Test 4

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Take our fourth FREE RI permit practice test that will help you pass your DMV Test with flying colors!

RI T/F Road Sign Test

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40 True-False questions! How well do you know your state's road signs? Are you ready for your Drivers License Exam? Take this T/F practice test to find out now!

RI Permit Practice Test 5

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Getting ready for your RI Permit Test? We've got you covered! 40 test questions, hints, detailed explanations, immediate feedback.

RI Signs & Situations Practice Test

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RI road signs and road situations: learn when to yield, where to park and what all those road signs mean! Try this 50-question image-only RI permit practice test now!

RI Road Signs Practice Test

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Need to brush up on your RI road signs? This free DMV practice test covers the most important traffic signs and their meanings.

RI Fines and Limits Test

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Fines, Limits, Regulations and Citations. Traffic citations, insurance, DUI, the points system, and fines that will appear on the RI driver's permit exam at the DMV.

RI Marathon Practice Test

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Your last step before the RI Permit Test! This non-stop marathon contains ALL the practice test questions we have!

RI DMV Test Simulator

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Just like the real DMV test! Same number of questions (that you can skip). Same passing score. No hints or explanations. New questions every time you re-take it.

Here’s What Other Learners from RI are Saying:

"This website is super helpful, I recommend it to everyone going to take their permit. Read the book, and do the practice exams and make sure you have a pretty good grip on them. Honestly it’s not bad at all, so don’t be nervous, relax practice and go A’s this TEST!!!! Best wishes to everyone!!!!"

Wendy Rych, RI

How Can I Apply for my RI Driver’s License? Frequently Asked Questions

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  • What age should I be before applying for a Rhode Island driver’s license?

    In the state of Rhode Island, you must be at least 16 years old in order to get a permit.
  • What documents should I take with me when I apply for my Rhode Island license?

    When you go to apply for your first Rhode Island license there are a few documents you will need to take with you. First, you must take proof that you have had at least 33 ½ hours of drivers education approved by the Community College of Rhode Island. Once you pass your knowledge test, you will be given a certificate. You will take your certificate along with your birth document, social security card and driver’s license application to a local DMV branch.
  • How can I become eligible for a Rhode Island learner’s permit?

    To be eligible for a learner’s permit in Rhode Island you must be…
    • 16 years or older
    • Able to supply proof of birth
    • Able to supply proof of Social Security Card
    • Able to have parent(s)/guardian(s) present (if under 18)
    • Able to supply proof of driver’s education
    • Able to supply proof of residence
  • Where do I go to apply for my Rhode Island license?

    Go to your DMV headquarters to take your knowledge test and obtain your permit. Find a list of branches here.
  • How may I contact a Rhode Island DMV office?

    You may contact a Rhode Island DMV office by either checking out their website or by calling them at (401) 462-4368.
  • Who needs to bring me for my written test in Rhode Island?

    A parent or legal guardian must come in order to sign the permit application.
  • Are physicals required when getting a license in Rhode Island?

    No. A physical isn’t required when getting a license in Rhode Island.
  • Does Rhode Island require a vision test before getting a license?

    Yes. You must pass a vision exam before getting a license.
  • Where should I go for my driver’s license picture in Rhode Island?

    You will have your picture taken at the DMV office.
  • How do I apply for my Rhode Island license?

    The first step in applying for your license is getting your learner’s permit. In order to get a permit in Rhode Island you must be at least 16 years old and able to supply:
    • Proof of birth
    • Proof of Social Security Card
    • Proof of driver’s education (if under 18)
    • Proof of residency
  • What’s the next step after I apply for my Rhode Island driver’s license?

    After you get your permit, you should go ahead and schedule your road test. You must hold the permit for at least 6 months. You must also be getting at least 50 hours of driving experience with a supervising driver with 10 of those hours at night.
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Motorcycle Practice Test 1

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Take our FREE RI Motorcycle Practice Test 1 (updated for 2016) to see if you're ready for the official RI DMV Motorcycle Test!

Motorcycle Practice Test 2

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Take our FREE RI Motorcycle Practice Test 2 (updated for 2016) to see if you're ready for the official RI DMV Motorcycle Test!

Motorcycle Practice Test 3

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Take our FREE RI Motorcycle Practice Test 3 (updated for 2016) to see if you're ready for the official RI DMV Motorcycle Test!

Motorcycle Practice Test 4

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Take our FREE RI Motorcycle Practice Test 4 (updated for 2016) to see if you're ready for the official RI DMV Motorcycle Test!

Motorcycle Practice Test 5

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Take our FREE RI Motorcycle Practice Test 5 (updated for 2016) to see if you're ready for the official RI DMV Motorcycle Test!

Motorcycle Practice Test 6

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Getting ready for your RI Motorcycle Permit Test? We've got you covered! 25 test questions, hints, detailed explanations, instant feedback.

Fines and Limits Test

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Fines, Limits, Regulations and Citations. Traffic citations, insurance, DUI, the points system, and fines that will appear on the RI motorcycle permit exam at the DMV.

Motorcycle Marathon

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Your last step before the RI Motorcycle Permit Test! This non-stop practice marathon contains ALL the test questions we have!

Motorcycle Test Simulator

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Just like the real DMV Motorcycle test: same passing score, no explanations or hints, same number of questions that you can skip. New questions every time you re-take it.

General Knowledge

RI CDL General Knowledge Test

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This general knowledge CDL practice test covers all aspects of commercial driving in RI. Based on the RI CDL manual (2016).

RI CDL General Knowledge Test

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This RI CDL General Knowledge Exam contains 50 questions that are very similar to the official DMV CDL test.

Hazardous Materials (HazMat)

RI CDL HazMat Test

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Take this CDL HazMat practice test (based on the official 2016 RI CDL Manual) to see if you're ready for the real thing!

RI CDL Hazardous Materials Test

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This RI CDL Hazardous Materials (HazMat) Exam contains 25 questions that are very similar to the official DMV CDL test.

School Bus/Passenger Vehicles

RI CDL School Bus Test

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Prepare for the School Bus portion of your RI CDL skills test with this practice test. It contains 25 questions that are very similar to what you'll see at the DMV.

RI Passenger Vehicles Test

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This RI CDL Passenger Vehicles Exam contains 20 questions that are very similar to the official DMV CDL test.

Air Brake

RI CDL Air Brake Test

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Take this CDL Air Brake practice test (based on the official 2016 RI CDL Manual) to see if you're ready for the real thing!

RI CDL Air Brakes Test

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This RI CDL Air Brakes Exam contains 25 questions that are very similar to the official DMV CDL test.

Combination Vehicles

RI CDL Combination Vehicles Test

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This RI CDL Combination Vehicles Exam contains 25 questions that are very similar to the official DMV CDL test.

Double/Triple Trailers

RI CDL Double/Triple Trailers Test

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This RI CDL Double/Triple Trailers Exam contains 25 questions that are very similar to the official DMV CDL test.

Tanker Vehicles

RI CDL Tanker Vehicles Test

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This RI CDL Tanker Vehicles Exam contains 25 questions that are very similar to the official DMV CDL test.

Pre-Trip Inspection

RI CDL Pre-Trip Inspection

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Prepare for the Pre-Trip portion of your RI CDL skills test with this practice test. It contains 30 questions that are very similar to what you'll see at the DMV.

Getting ready to become a new driver in the state of Rhode Island? Start preparing for your driver’s permit exam today using the handy study resources below. This page even has information for individuals who are interested in obtaining their Rhode Island motorcycle permit. The official online RI License Guide, RI Driver’s Handbook, and RI Motorcycle Handbook serve as study guides for new drivers who visit this page. Below you will also find 5 FREE RI driver’s permit practice tests as well as a RI motorcycle permit practice test. These practice tests are almost identical to the ones used by the Rhode Island Division of Motor Vehicles to determine permit eligibility. Take advantage of these free resources and get prepared to ace your permit exam!

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