Driver License Practice Test #1

This is a sample of the type of questions asked on an Arizona driver license examination and is designed to help you check your knowledge of the information needed to obtain a driver license or instruction permit.

Questions in the sample test, and in the actual examination, are taken from the Arizona Driver License Manual. Please thoroughly study the Manual before taking the examination. A score of 80% or higher is required to pass the actual examination.

More than one answer may be correct; choose the best one.


1. A school bus is picking up or dropping off children, you must:
Stop regardless of your direction of travel
Stop if you are driving in the same direction
Slow down and be prepared to stop

2. If a dust storm is approaching or you encounter one while driving, you should:
Be cautious and drive through it, since dust storms usually don’t last very long
Slow down, carefully pull completely off the road, turn off your lights, take your foot off the brake and wait until the storm passes
Slow down, carefully pull completely off the road, turn on your lights and wait until the storm passes

3. The speed limit when approaching a school crossing is:
10 mph
15 mph
25 mph

4. You must notify MVD of an address change within:
10 days
30 days
45 days

5. Bicyclists:
Should ride facing traffic
Must stay in the right lane
Should follow the same laws as drivers

6. When changing lanes:
Look over your shoulder to make sure the lane is clear
Check the inside rearview mirror
Slow down

7. When approaching a car from behind at night, lower your high beam headlights when you are within:
500 feet
100 feet
200 feet

8. A curb painted red means:
Loading zone
Reserved for passengers pick up or drop off
No parking or stopping

9. Unless prohibited by a sign, you may left turn on red:
From a two-way road to a one-way road
From a one-way road to a one-way road
Except in school zones

10. A sign with this shape means:
No passing zone
Right turn permitted on red
Yield right-of-way
A sign with this shape means: