Permit Practice Tests (360 questions)
Permit Test 1
Start your journey by learning the fundamentals of driving in Montana. 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.
33 random questions
MVD 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.
Montana MVD Handbook 2023
Get the latest (2023) official MT MVD Handbook.
Montana Permit Test FAQ
Applying for Your MT Permit
When can I apply for a learner's permit in Montana?
You can apply for a Learner’s Permit at age 16. You can also apply for a permit at age 14½ if you are enrolled in a state approved driver education program.
What are the requirements to get my learner's permit?
To receive a Traffic Education Learners’ License (TELL) you must be at least 16 and you must pass a written driver’s knowledge test. You also must pass the state’s medical requirements.
How many questions are on the Montana permit test?
There are 33 questions on the written knowledge test.
How many questions must I answer correctly to pass?
To pass, you must answer at least 27 questions correctly.
How should I prepare for the Montana permit test?
To ensure you receive your Learner’s Permit as soon as possible, we recommend you study for the test. One of the best ways to study is to take multiple online practice exams that boast real sample questions from the state’s written driving exam. Click on the following link to test your current driving knowledge by taking an actual Montana practice permit test.
Where do I take the Montana permit test?
The Montana Department of Justice (DoJ) licenses drivers in the state. Visit https://dojmt.gov/driving/ to find an office near you.
How much does the Montana permit test cost?
Fees are based on age and currently range from $35.50 to $5.50.
What can I expect on test day?
You and a parent or guardian will need to visit the local driver exam office together. Also be sure to bring proof of age, residency and identity. You will also need to pass a written knowledge test and pass the state’s medical requirements.