This online DMV NYS permit test, with multiple choice questions, is intended to help you prepare for the DMV written knowledge test that is required before you can get your driver’s license.

New York Rules

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Receiving a driver license in state of New York is:

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If you become a resident of NYS, you must apply for a NYS driver license no more than __ days after you become a NYS resident.

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If you refuse to give a breath or blood sample when asked by police:

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When you have a collision, report it to the DMV:

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Parking or standing is not allowed within __ feet of a crosswalk at an intersection.

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You cannot drive in NYS if you are under the age of:

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If you are convicted of two DWI and/or DWAI-drug violations, both resulting in physical injury traffic crashes, your license:

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How far must you park from a fire hydrant?

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With a valid Class D license you may:

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Unless otherwise posted, the maximum speed limit allowed on a New York state highway is:

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After you move to a new address, you must notify the DMV within:

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The law requires that the wheels of the parked vehicle are within what maximum distance from the curb?

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The penalties for a first time DWI offense include:

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The blood alcohol concentration (BAC) limit where it is illegal for any person under 21 years to drive is:

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Parking or standing is not allowed Within 30 feet of a:

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NYS law requires every occupant __________ to wear a seat belt in the:

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You must not follow a fire truck that has its siren or lights operating within:

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A school bus with red signal lights flashing is stopped. What does the law require you to do?

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It is legal to use cell phones without hands-free equipment:

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If you hold a learner permit, you may not drive in a DMV road test area:

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The speed limit in New York City unless otherwise posted is:

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While driving in NYS, ___________ is a traffic violation, punishable by a fine of $100-150.

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If you are convicted of driving while ability impaired by drugs, it will result in:

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In NYS, what BAC (blood alcohol content) is evidence of intoxication?

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No person may legally operate a vehicle in New York State with a blood alcohol content (BAC) of ----- or more.

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You must dim your lights to low beams within --- feet of a vehicle coming toward you.

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When approaching a railway crossing where an electrical or mechanical signal device is warning of the approach of train, you must stop:

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Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) is a crime. In NYS, the penalties include:

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If your license expires:

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New York law state that you have agreed in advance, to be tested for alcohol in your blood if police officer suspects you may be under the influence.

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NYS Permit Test

Test your knowledge on the meanings of traffic rules. To get your New York drivers license you are required to take a written test that covers road signs and road rules. This online DMV NYS Permit Test rules practice test, with multiple choice questions, is intended to help you prepare for the DMV written knowledge test that is required before you can get your driver’s license. This free practice written driving test is a lesson that is essential for getting New York state driver’s license at your local licensing office. Please note, however, that this is not the actual test, and you will not receive your license if you pass this practice test.

You must pass the written test before any other part of the driving procedure. Once you have passed it, taken a vision test and paid your fees, you will then be granted a learners driving permit and you can start learning to drive practically. While you have your learners permit you must be accompanied by someone who has a full driving license and who is over the age of 21.

Within the State of New York, it is not permitted for someone under the age of 18, who has an out of state driving license, to drive in the state. It is also prohibited for anyone with an out of state learners permit to drive. It is not possible to automatically exchange your learners permit that you have from another state, to a New York permit. The minimum age for driving in New York is 16.

Before you go ahead and take the test, it is strongly recommended that you take several NYS Permit Test Practice quiz, so you can hone your skills. You can take seven free practice tests per each state. Four of them are tests on road signs, while the other two are about traffic and road rules.

A person who repeatedly fails the exam may lose hope and confidence. Failure can also delay or disrupt important life goals and activities. Few employers want to hire someone without a reliable source of transportation. The ability to drive is often a necessity in everyday life. By approaching the permit and license exam the right way, anyone can succeed.