FREE Nevada DMV Permit Practice Test 2019 | NV

NV DMV driver's license
Nevada DMV Driver's License.

To get your permit or license in Nevada, you’ll need to take a written knowledge test of 50 questions based on the 2019 Nevada Driver’s Handbook. You’ll need to score an 80% on your exam to pass, correctly answering a minimum of 40 of the 50 questions. Questions will cover a wide range of topics, such as traffic signs, insurance requirements, the demerit point system, safe driving operations, and seatbelt laws. You can take the test once you are at least 15 ½ years old and can provide proof that you’ve completed an in-person or online driver education course that included 50 hours of behind-the-wheel experience if you’re under 18. In addition to the written exam, you’ll also need to take a standard eye exam, provide proof of identity, proof of residence, parental consent with a Minor Affidavit Sheet for those under age 18, proof of social security number, form DMV 002 as a license application, and $25, which will cover your written and road tests. If you fail your knowledge exam, you may retake it no sooner than the next day for an additional $10. This Nevada DMV practice test contains questions very similar to those you’ll find on the real exam.

Rating: 4.47 out of 5 based on 399 votes.
Or get unlimited access to all NV tests with Premium
Your Progress
89% of people found this test helpful.
Click a star to add your vote
399 votes - average 4.47 out of 5
89% of people told us that this test helped them.
8 mistakes allowed to pass
Passing score required at the NV DMV: 80%
We're preparing your test...
Report a problem
Challenge Bank
Back to the NV menu

Nevada DMV Permit Test Fact Sheet

How many questions:50
How many correct answers to pass:40
Passing score:80%
Minimum age to apply for Class C Instruction Permit15 ½

NV DMV Driver's Handbook

View the most recent (2019) official NV DMV Driver's License Handbook.


NV DMV Practice Test App

Download our free iOS or Android app and practice for your driving test offline or on the go.

10 things you should do before your driving knowledge exam

FREE E-Book: 10 Things You Should Do Before Your Driving Knowledge Exam

Many people get to the DMV overconfident and underprepared because they fail to do some of the simple things that would allow them to pass easily. What follows are the 10 steps that every aspiring driver should take to prepare for his or her official knowledge exam.

Download FREE E-Book

List of questions (classic view)

A Nevada instruction permit is valid for
In Nevada, which occupants of a vehicle must wear seat belts or suitable child restraints?
According to Nevada driving law, under normal weather conditions, when must you use your headlights?
What does this sign mean?
At an intersection whose traffic signals are NOT working, you must _________ before proceeding through the intersection.
When entering a roundabout, you must yield the right-of-way to the traffic already in the roundabout and drive in
To make safe and legal turns, you must signal your turn at least
This sign represents
When passing on a two-lane road, you should switch on your left signal light at least _________ in business or residential areas.
If a driver extends his or her left arm straight out, the driver is signaling to
On a two-lane road where traffic moves in opposite directions, you may pass on the left only when
What does this sign mean?
To exit from a roundabout, you must
Never turn the ignition to the lock position while your vehicle is in motion, because it will cause
For your vehicle to be legally parallel parked,
What does this sign indicate?
You may not park your car in any of the following places, except
Don't look directly into the headlights of oncoming vehicles. Instead, you should look
When passing a stopped emergency vehicle, you must
This hand signal indicates that the driver intends to
You must use your headlights whenever there is insufficient light or whenever persons or vehicles cannot be clearly seen at a distance of
As you're driving toward a railroad grade crossing, you spot a railroad train approaching the crossing. You must stop _________ from the nearest rail of the railroad track.
When following another vehicle in bad weather, you should
What does this image indicate?
In Nevada, the legal speed limit on rural interstate freeways is at least
You must dim your headlights to low beam when you are
If you see an oncoming vehicle in your lane, what should you do?
What does this sign indicate?
To enter a freeway, you should
In school zones, the speed limit is
In heavy rainfall, most cars will start to lose traction and hydroplane at speeds
What does this symbol indicate?
If a freeway entrance is equipped with ramp meters and they are switched on, you must
If you double your speed, your braking distance increases by
If you miss your exit on a freeway, you should
What does this sign indicate?
When you are driving at freeway speeds, you should look ahead at least
A wide white line painted across a traffic lane before an intersection is known as a
If a driver at least 21 years of age is found to be driving with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of _________, his or her driving privileges will be revoked.
What does this sign mean?
Show comments

Try Driving-Tests Premium

Pass the knowledge test the first time, guaranteed.