Permit Practice Tests (360 questions)
Permit Test 1
Start your journey by learning the fundamentals of driving in Minnesota. 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.
40 random questions
DVS 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.
Minnesota DVS Handbook 2023
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Minnesota Permit Test FAQ
Applying for Your MN Permit
When can I apply for a learner's permit in Minnesota?
You can apply for a Learner’s Permit at age 15.
What are the requirements to get my learner's permit?
To receive your learner’s permit you will need to have completed 30 hours of classroom instruction in an approved driver education program and you will need to have completed or be enrolled in actual driving instruction. You will also need to have an application signed by a parent or guardian and you will need to pass a written knowledge test and a vision test.
How many questions are on the Minnesota permit test?
The test has 40 questions.
How many questions must I answer correctly to pass?
You must answer at least 32 questions correctly to pass.
How should I prepare for the Minnesota permit test?
To receive your learner’s permit as soon as possible, you should study for the written knowledge test. One effective way to study is to complete online practice exams that boast real sample questions from the state’s exam. Click on the link to take a Minnesota practice permit test and test your driving knowledge right now.
Where do I take the Minnesota permit test?
The Minnesota Driver and Vehicle Services Division (DVS) licenses drivers in the state. Visit https://onlineservices.dps.mn.gov/EServices/_/ to find an office near you.
How much does the Minnesota permit test cost?
Permits cost $11.25.
What can I expect on test day?
You will need to visit the local DVS office with a parent or guardian who will be required to sign your application. You will also need to produce appropriate identification and you will need to pass both a written knowledge test and a vision test to receive your Learner’s Permit.