Permit Practice Tests (360 questions)
Permit Test 1
Start your journey by learning the fundamentals of driving in Maryland. Multiple choice questions designed to test your knowledge of the rules of the road.
Permit Test 2
Introduction to common road signs, lane markings, speed limits, traffic lights, sharing the road, child restraint systems, hand signals, and seatbelt usage.
Permit Test 3
Questions designed to test your knowledge of driving in poor weather conditions, phone usage, parking rules, lane changes, road signs, traffic signals, and blind spots.
Permit Test 4
Features safe driving questions with an emphasis on defensive driving, distracted driving, emergency situations, railroad crossings, accidents, and road signs.
Road Signs Test
This practice test will test your knowledge of various road signs and their meanings. Learn how to identify road signs by shape and color.
25 random questions
MVA Test Simulator
Simulate test day with this practice test. Random questions generated from a huge database. No explanations. New questions with every attempt.
Boost your knowledge with this massive practice test. Features hundreds of questions from every road rules category. Perfect for the day before the exam.
Maryland MVA Handbook 2023
Get the latest (2023) official MD MVA Handbook.
Maryland Permit Test FAQ
Applying for Your MD Permit
When can I apply for a learner's permit in Maryland?
You can apply for a Learner’s Permit in Maryland when you reach age 15 and 9 months.
What are the requirements to get my learner's permit?
You must produce a completed Learner’s Permit School Attendance Certificate and you must pass a written knowledge test and a vision test in order to receive your Learner’s Permit.
How many questions are on the Maryland permit test?
The written test has a total of 25 questions.
How many questions must I answer correctly to pass?
Twenty-one questions must be answered correctly to pass the test.
How should I prepare for the Maryland permit test?
One of the best ways to study for the exam and ensure you receive your Learner’s Permit as fast as possible is to take online practice exams that include real sample questions from the state exam. Test your driving knowledge now by taking a Maryland practice permit test.
Where do I take the Maryland permit test?
The Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration (MVA) licenses drivers in the state. Visit https://mva.maryland.gov/locations/Pages/default.aspx to find an office near you.
How much does the Maryland permit test cost?
There is a $20 fee.
What can I expect on test day?
You will need to visit the local MVA office with a parent or guardian who will be required to co-sign your application. Then you will need to pass the written knowledge test and the vision test to receive your Learner’s Permit.