Permit Practice Tests (371 questions)
Start your journey by learning the fundamentals of driving in Texas. Multiple choice questions designed to test your knowledge of the rules of the road.
Introduction to common road signs, lane markings, speed limits, traffic lights, sharing the road, child restraint systems, hand signals, and seatbelt usage.
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.
Features safe driving questions with an emphasis on defensive driving, distracted driving, emergency situations, railroad crossings, accidents, and road signs.
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
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.
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Texas Permit Test FAQ
Applying for Your TX Permit
When can I apply for a learner's permit in Texas?
You can apply for a Learner’s Permit in Texas at age 15.
What are the requirements to get my learner's permit?
You will need to show proof that you are enrolled in driver education. You will also need to pass a written knowledge test, a road sign test and a vision test. Once you have your permit and begin driving practice, you must have a licensed driver who is at least 21 years old seated in the front seat with you.
How many questions are on the Texas permit test?
There are 30 questions on the Texas written knowledge test.
How many questions must I answer correctly to pass?
You must answer at least 21 questions correctly to pass.
How should I prepare for the Texas permit test?
To ensure you receive your Learner’s Permit quickly, study for the exam. One effective way to study is to take online practice exams that boast actual sample test questions. Click on the following link to take a Texas practice permit test and check your current driving knowledge.
Where do I take Texas the permit test?
The Texas Department of Public Safety (TDPS) is responsible for licensing drivers in the state. Visit https://www.dps.texas.gov/ to find the office nearest you.
How much does the Texas permit test cost?
There is a $5 fee.
What can I expect on test day?
Be prepared to show proof of identity, age and residency in addition to proof that you are enrolled in driver’s education. You will also need to be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Once at the testing facility, you will need to pass the written knowledge test, a road sign recognition test and a vision test to receive your Learner’s Permit.