Select Your Free 2024 MI Permit Practice Test to Get Started

Select Your <strong>Free 2024 MI Permit Practice Test</strong> to Get Started
With a population of nearly 10.1 million and 7.1 million licensed drivers, the Bay State has a large number of motorists. Massachusetts features more than 1.500 miles of coastline and scenic byways for those that can’t resist the call of the open road. But, before you can get behind the wheel, you will need to pass a written knowledge test and earn your driver’s license. More commonly known as the permit test, this exam can be a real challenge for the unprepared. With statistics revealing that over 50% of all applicants fail the exam, it’s essential that you prepare yourself first. But in order to ensure that you are prepared for the exam you’ll need to thoroughly review information found in the Michigan Driver’s Handbook and take advantage of the Michigan permit practice tests on this page. Test your knowledge before the big day.

Permit Practice Tests (360 questions)

  • Questions 1-40
    Permit Test 1

    Start your journey by learning the fundamentals of driving in Michigan.  Multiple choice questions designed to test your knowledge of the rules of the road.

  • Questions 41-80
    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.

  • Questions 81-120
    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.

  • Questions 121-160
    Permit Test 4

    Features safe driving questions with an emphasis on defensive driving, distracted driving, emergency situations, railroad crossings, accidents, and road signs.

  • Questions 161-210
    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.

  • 50 random questions
    DOS Test Simulator

    Simulate test day with this practice test.  Random questions generated from a huge database.  No explanations.  New questions with every attempt.

  • Questions 211-360
    Mega Test

    Boost your knowledge with this massive practice test.  Features hundreds of questions from every road rules category.  Perfect for the day before the exam.

Michigan Permit Test FAQ

Applying for Your MI Permit

When can I apply for a learner's permit in Michigan?

You can apply for a Learner’s Permit in Michigan when you are 14 years and 9 months old.

What are the requirements to get my learner's permit?

To receive your learner’s permit or license you will need to have completed a Segment 1 Driver Course. As part of this course you will need to pass a written knowledge test that covers rules of the road, signs and basic vehicle safety and operation.

How many questions are on the Michigan permit test?

The test has 50 questions on it.

How many questions must I answer correctly to pass?

At least 40 questions must be answered correctly to pass.

How should I prepare for the Michigan permit test?

To receive your learner’s permit as soon as possible, we encourage you to study for the written knowledge test. One of the best study methods to use is to take online practice exams that feature real sample questions from the state exam. Click on the link to take a Michigan practice permit test and test your driving knowledge.

Where do I take the Michigan permit test?

The Michigan Secretary of State (SOS) licenses drivers in the state. Visit to find a local office.

How much does the Michigan permit test cost?

There is a $25 fee.

What can I expect on test day?

You must apply in person with proper identification and you also must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. You will then need to pass the written knowledge test and the vision test to receive your learner’s permit.