FREE California DMV Written Test Simulator 2019 | CA
California residents 15 ½ or older may apply for their driver’s permit to begin learning how to drive. In order to get your learner’s permit, you’ll need to take the California DMV written test, which will have 46 questions and you’ll be required to answer 38 correctly to pass. To get a permit, you’ll pay a $33 fee and must take a standard vision test at your local DMV, in addition to the written knowledge test. Those under 17 ½ will also be required to provide proof they are enrolled or have completed a driver’s education program. The DMV written test will be based on the information provided in the 2019 California Driver Handbook and will be multiple-choice and offered on a touchscreen computer. The fee for your written exam is good for 12 months and covers the cost of taking the test up to three times if need be. Use this DMV practice test to make sure you pass the first time!Rating: 4.16 out of 5 based on 1058 votes. Or get unlimited access to all CA tests with Premium
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How many knowledge test questions will I get?The number of questions in the written part of the California driving test is different depending on how old you are.
- Under 18: 46 questions, 38 correct answers to pass.
- Over 18: 36 questions, 30 correct answers to pass.
- Senior applicant: 18 questions, 15 correct answers to pass.
7 mistakes allowed to pass
Passing score required at the CA DMV: 83%
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California DMV Permit Test Fact Sheet
|How many questions:||46|
|How many correct answers to pass:||38|
|Minimum age to apply for Class C Instruction Permit||15 ½|
CA DMV Driver's Handbook
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