TX Permit Practice Test

Based on the 2023 TX DMV Manual

Permit Practice Tests (371 questions)

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.

With over 650,000 miles of road, Texas boasts more mileage than most countries in the USA. Take a turn to SXSW festival in Austin, the San Antonio Riverwalk, Highway 118 by Big Bend National Park, and Bandera Pass. Remember the Alamo…and your driver’s license…when planning to travel Texas’ roads. Whether you are getting a learners permit or a drivers license you know just how important being a licensed driver is to your future. All residents of Texas age 15 years older that are interested in becoming licensed drivers must first pass the state’s written knowledge exam. Commonly known as the permit test, this exam is administered at your local Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) office. You can expect questions on road signs, speed limit laws, turning, and safe driving behaviors. To begin preparing for the exam it’s important to equip yourself with the right study tools. Start by becoming familiar with the information in the official Texas drivers handbook followed by our Texas Permit Practice Tests. You’ll find that our tests are very similar to the real exam as they are created from the same source material. Select your practice test now and you’ll be one step closer to freedom.

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