AK Practice Tests
Our permit practice tests in learning mode have 25 random questions based on the handbook and real AK DMV tests. After each question, you have access to instant feedback with detailed explanations.
How should you study? Well, your first step is to get the latest version of the Alaska Driver’s Manual. When you’ve studied the handbook, you can use these practice tests to check your progress and level of readiness.
The passing score in Alaska is 80 percent, which means you should be able to answer at least 20 questions correctly. It is a good idea to aim a little higher on a practice test. Take enough tests to make sure you can reach a score of 92 percent with ease.
Alaska Written Knowledge Test
Who Must Take the Test?
A written knowledge test is required for all applicants not currently licensed in Alaska or whose driving privileges have been expired for more than one year, or whose driving privileges have been revoked.
Drivers with a valid out-of-country or out-of-state driver’s license may drive in Alaska for 90 days, before they are required to get an Alaska license. All must pass the written knowledge test. Drivers with a driver’s license from a Country other than United States, Canada or US Territory must also pass the road test.
The written test is based on information found in the driver manual, including traffic laws, safe driving practices, and highway sign recognition. If you fail the knowledge test, it may be retaken the following day. If you can understand the English language, but are unable to read or have difficulty reading, you may bring someone who may read the questions to you but you must independently answer the questions.
Alcohol and Drug Awareness Knowledge Test
An applicant must pass an alcohol and drug awareness knowledge test to renew a license or to upgrade from a permit to a license.
Exceptions: Applicants that obtained their Alaska driver license prior to October 21st, 2008 and all applicants 21 and older transferring a license from another state.
Number of Questions on the Alaska Written Knowledge Test
The DMV written knowledge test has 20 questions. You must correctly answer 16 questions to pass. 80% passing score.