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A driver's license or learner's permit is compulsory for anybody operating a motor vehicle or motor-driven cycle on Montana's public streets or highways. For your first license, you'll need to pass a knowledge, vision, and road test. The purpose of the Montana DMV written test is to assess the applicant's understanding of traffic laws, road signs, road rules, and safe driving practices. The Montana Driver's Manual contains all you need to know. There are 33 questions on the DMV written test, and you must get at least 27 accurate answers to pass (82%). Practice with our Montana permit test to familiarize yourself with the format of the Montana DMV driver's license test.

List of questions
1.
When a traffic signal light turns green, you should: _________________________.
2.
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3.
Pennant-shaped signs indicate: _______________________.
4.
A speed restriction sign: _________________________.
5.
What does a single dashed white line separating traffic mean?null
6.
You have the right-of-way when turning left on which of the following traffic signals?
7.
A driver should be extra alert to motorcyclists, bicyclists, and pedestrians because:null
8.
You must yield to other drivers: ____________________.
9.
If one of your tires blows out as you are driving, you should:null
10.
To safely pass a bicycle, you should: ___________________.
11.
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12.
When approaching a steady red traffic light, drivers should: ___________________.
13.
Passing is prohibited: ______________________.
14.
When faced with an oncoming car to the left and a bicyclist to the right, you should:null
15.
You may pass another vehicle:null
16.
If your vehicle begins to skid, you should:null
17.
Traffic signals sometimes display arrows to control turns from specific lanes. A solid yellow arrow:
18.
You are coming to an intersection with a flashing yellow light. You should: _________________.
19.
A driver entering public traffic from a driveway or private road: ___________________.
20.
When driving under icy or snowy conditions, which driving technique will help drivers avoid crashes?
21.
Compared to driving during the day, driving at night is:null
22.
When do you need to obey instructions from school crossing guards?
23.
When entering a roadway from a private road, you should:
24.
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25.
When driving down a steep hill, which gear should you use?
26.
When do you have to stop for a school bus?
27.
When does the school bus stop law not apply?
28.
When could you pass another vehicle on the right?
29.
When entering a freeway, you should:
30.
When driving near heavy trucks, other drivers and highway users must make allowances for: ______________________.
31.
When merging onto a freeway, it is usually best to: _______________________.
32.
Which of the following is true regarding seat belts and child restraints in vehicles?
33.
If worried, nervous, angry, or crying, a driver: _____________________________.
34.
You must pull over to the edge of the road and allow an emergency vehicle to pass: ______________________.
35.
If a green arrow turns into a solid green light, you: ________________________.
36.
The most effective safety restraints in a traffic crash are: ___________________.
37.
If you are stopped by a police officer, you should: ___________________.
38.
When you want to make a right turn, your car must be: __________________.
39.
Alcohol: ________________________.
40.
Smoking and preparing to smoke while driving: ______________________.