MN Permit Practice Test

Based on the 2024 MN DVS Manual

Permit Practice Tests (360 questions)

Minnesota Permit Test FAQ

Applying for Your MN Permit

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

You can apply for a Learner’s Permit at age 15.

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

To receive your learner’s permit you will need to have completed 30 hours of classroom instruction in an approved driver education program and you will need to have completed or be enrolled in actual driving instruction. You will also need to have an application signed by a parent or guardian and you will need to pass a written knowledge test and a vision test.

How many questions are on the Minnesota permit test?

The test has 40 questions.

How many questions must I answer correctly to pass?

You must answer at least 32 questions correctly to pass.

How should I prepare for the Minnesota permit test?

To receive your learner’s permit as soon as possible, you should study for the written knowledge test. One effective way to study is to complete online practice exams that boast real sample questions from the state’s exam. Click on the link to take a Minnesota practice permit test and test your driving knowledge right now.

Where do I take the Minnesota permit test?

The Minnesota Driver and Vehicle Services Division (DVS) licenses drivers in the state. Visit to find an office near you.

How much does the Minnesota permit test cost?

Permits cost $11.25.

What can I expect on test day?

You will need to visit the local DVS office with a parent or guardian who will be required to sign your application. You will also need to produce appropriate identification and you will need to pass both a written knowledge test and a vision test to receive your Learner’s Permit.

From the Twin Cities to the rural countryside with picturesque scenes, Minnesota is inviting to drivers year round. Make sure you take the next steps to secure your learners permit or drivers license so you too can enjoy the all that the North Star State has offer. Before you can become a licensed driver in the state of Minnesota you will need to pass the state’s written drivers test. The Minnesota permit test features a series of multiple choice questions designed to test all areas of the drivers handbook. With hundreds of pages and dozens of chapters, you need a set of comprehensive study tools to help you identify any gaps in your knowledge. Test your knowledge with our Minnesota permit practice tests before taking the real exam and you’ll be one step closer to getting behind the wheel. The minute you get you become a licensed driver, you gain a new sense of freedom, adventure and responsibility. To help ensure you get there you’ll need to first study the official Minnesota Driver’s Handbook below.

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