Permit Practice Tests (380 questions)
Permit Test 1
Start your journey by learning the fundamentals of driving in Washington. 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
DOL 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.
Washington DOL Handbook 2023
Get the latest (2023) official WA DOL Handbook.
Washington Permit Test FAQ
Applying for Your WA Permit
When can I apply for a learner's permit in Washington?
You can apply at 15 years of age.
What are the requirements to get my learner's permit?
To apply at 15 years old, you must be enrolled in a driver education program. At age 15½ you don’t have to be in a driver education program but you do have to complete a written knowledge test and a vision screening to receive your Learner’s Permit.
How many questions are on the Washington permit test?
The test has 25 questions.
How many questions must I answer correctly to pass?
You must answer at least 20 questions correctly to pass.
How should I prepare for the Washington permit test?
One of the best ways to ensure you receive your learner’s permit as fast as possible is to study for the test. And one of the best ways to study for the test is to take online practice exams that include real sample questions from the exam. Ready to test your driving knowledge? You can take a Washington practice permit test right now.
Where do I take the Washington permit test?
The Washington State Department of Licensing (DOL) is responsible for licensing drivers in the state. Visit https://www.dol.wa.gov/ to find the office nearest you.
How much does the Washington permit test cost?
There is a $20 fee.
What can I expect on test day?
If 15, you will need to show proof of enrollment in a driver education course and you will need a signed Parental Authorization Affadavit. If age 15 ½ or older, you will need to pass a written knowledge test before receiving your Learner’s Permit.