Permit Practice Tests (320 questions)
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.
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.
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.
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 DPS Handbook 2023
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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 https://www.dps.ms.gov/ 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.