Select Your Free 2024 MS Permit Practice Test to Get Started

Select Your <strong>Free 2024 MS Permit Practice Test</strong> to Get Started
With its untouched pristine landscape, the Mississippi countryside can be breathtaking to experience. And what better way to take in all the Magnolia State has to offer than behind the wheel. But before you can get out there and explore this big beautiful state, you will need to get your learners permit. The minimum age for applying for a learners permit in the state of Mississippi is 15 years old and requires you to pass a written knowledge test along with 40 hours of supervised driving during the learner stage. Also referred to as the permit test, this exam has defeated even the most optimistic late night cram sessions. Start preparing the smart way with our Mississippi permit practice tests. Each practice test is packed with questions covering every chapter found in the state drivers handbook. Make it a priority to start to start preparing for the test by taking advantage of the educational resources on this page. Boost your score with practice tests.

Permit Practice Tests (320 questions)

  • Questions 1-40
    Permit Test 1

    Start your journey by learning the fundamentals of driving in Mississippi.  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 121-120
    Permit Test 4

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

  • Questions 121-170
    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.

  • 30 random questions
    DPS Test Simulator

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

  • Questions 171-320
    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.

Mississippi Permit Test FAQ

Applying for Your MS Permit

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

You can apply for a Learner’s Permit at age 14.

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

At age 14, all you have to show is proof that you are enrolled in an approved driver education program to receive a special 14-year-old Learner’s Permit that is only valid for driving a driver education instructor. At age 15, teens can receive a regular Learner’s Permit after they pass a written knowledge test and a vision test.

How many questions are on the Mississippi permit test?

The test has 30 questions.

How many questions must I answer correctly to pass?

You must answer at least 24 questions correctly to pass.

How should I prepare for the Mississippi permit test?

To ensure you receive your learner’s permit as soon as possible, you should study as much as you can for the written knowledge test. One of the most effective ways to study for the test is to complete multiple online practice exams that feature real sample questions from the state’s exam. Click on the following link to take an actual Mississippi practice permit test right now.

Where do I take the Mississippi permit test?

The Mississippi Department of Public Safety (DPS) licenses drivers in the state. Visit to find an office near you.

How much does the Mississippi permit test cost?

The fee to get a permit is $4.

What can I expect on test day?

You will need to bring with you to the local DPS office your birth certificate, Social Security card, proof of school enrollment and a completed application that includes notarized signatures from your parents or guardians. You will then need to pass the written knowledge test and the vision test to receive your Learner’s Permit.