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Free DMV Written Test Simulator for District of Columbia | Updated for 2023 | DC

Based on 2023 DC driver's license manual Available in EN, ES, RU Instant feedback

What to expect on the actual DC DMV exam

  • 30questions
  • 24correct answers to pass
  • 80%passing score
  • 16Minimum age to apply

Life in the US capital is certainly very busy. Enjoy the freedom of driving your own car! No driver license? Well, this problem can be solved, and we can help you do it. Although we don’t issue licenses, we’ve created something that will increase your chances of passing the DMV Written Test. Check out our second DC permit practice test, a close-to-real-life simulation that will get you acquainted with the structure and content of a real DMV test. This practice test is available online anytime you need it, so you can take it in the comfort of your home. It’s updated and reliable, since it’s based on the official 2023 DC DMV Manual. The test is interactive and easy to use. What else? Oh, it’s free. Yes, we’re serious; there are no hidden catches, and you won’t even have to register. Want to try? Get started right now! Read each multiple-choice question below. Only one of the four possible answers is correct, and you need to find it and click it. It’s not always easy – you may need to take your time and think. Use our hints; they can help. Pay attention to the interactive progress bar on the left side of the screen; it will flash green or red, depending on whether your answer is right or wrong. If you make a mistake, we strongly advise you to read our explanation; no one is exempt from facing a similar question on the real DMV Written Test. Answer all 40 questions and look at your final score. Any room for improvement? Try again – the questions and answers will be randomized for you each time. If you find our DC permit practice test useful, don’t keep it to yourself – tell your friends about it.

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Perfect for

  • District of Columbia Learner’s Permit
  • District of Columbia Driver’s License
  • DC Senior Citizens’ Refresher Test
  • DC Driver’s License Renewal.

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