The passing score in South Dakota is 80 percent. It means you should answer at least 20 out of 25 questions correctly to pass both this practice test and the real DMV test.
The safest tactic, however, is to aim for a full score on each DMV practice test.
Take as many tests as you need to feel comfortable with all answers. Learn by your mistakes. If needed, use the DMV Driver License Manual and read up on the facts.
The more practice tests you take, the more you cover of the South Dakota Driver License Manual and the easier the real test will be.
While many of the details in the South Dakota driver's manual can seem irrelevant or insignificant for your driving skills, they are all important for your SD DMV exam.
Examination questions on the driving tests deal with speed limits (checking the speed limit in school zones is a good idea) in South Dakota, proper parking distance to intersections and fire hydrants, use of headlights, and the length of a license suspension after certain convictions. Sometimes, you can figure out many of these numbers by trying to think like South Dakota lawmakers. The most straightforward strategy is to simply learn them from the handbook and take some additional practice tests.But all numbers are not equally important. Braking distances and number of fatal accidents caused by alcohol differ. It is enough to have a rough idea about the number. This article can give you some extra insight: Are Numbers Important for the DMV Test?
Even if all test questions and answers are carefully reviewed and verified against the South Dakota Driver License Manual and State laws, there is always a risk of errors in a test when rules change. Let us know if you find something we have missed in our practice tests and we will correct it!
There are many articles on driversprep.com that can help you learn more.
A basic rule in education is that the you cannot really learn anything if you just remember isolated facts and try recall them for a test. You need to connect the dots and understand how facts can be used in real life, or in this case, how they will help you on the road.