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Georgia DDS Road Signs Recognition Test – 20 Questions

This Practice Test
  Number of questions on each practice test: Traffic signs: 20
  Question pool: 150+
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#1. This warning sign means:

Divided highway ahead (divided highway begins).

The highway ahead is divided into two one-way roadways. Prepare to change lanes or shift lane position.


#2. This sign means:

No right turn. You cannot make a right turn at this intersection.

Remember, regulatory signs with a red circle with a red slash over a symbol prohibit certain actions.


#3. This sign means:

Merge. Traffic is merging from the side shown on the sign (left). Prepare to allow traffic to safely merge.


#4. This sign means:

Do not enter.

The sign marks a one-way roadway with traffic coming against you. You must not enter the one-way at this point.

Remember, this is a square sign with a white horizontal line inside a red ball. The sign is not circular.


#5. What is the background color on a road sign like this?

Yellow is used for general warning and advisory of unexpected roadway conditions. General warning signs can also be fluorescent green with black markings.

Warning signs for construction and maintenance projects are orange with black markings.


#6. A road sign that is square usually indicates:

Vertical Rectangle signs are generally used for regulatory signs, which tell you what you must do. You must obey them in the same manner as traffic laws.


#7. This sign means:

Lane Use.

Your lane is splitting off into two separate directions. You can turn left or go straight through.


#8. This warning sign means:

Two-way Traffic.

Warning that you are leaving a separated one-way highway and will soon be driving on a two-way highway. Also used to remind drivers they are on a two-way road.

Remember, you should drive in the right-hand lane and expect oncoming traffic in the left-hand lane.


#9. Which shape are stop signs?

An octagon (eight-sided shape) always means stop. When you come to it, you must make a complete stop at a marked stop line.

The State of Georgia uses seven basic shapes of signs to convey traffic control instructions. Drivers should know signs by their shapes and colors so that they may recognize them from a distance and begin reacting.


#10. What does this sign mean?

Pentagon shaped signs mean you are approaching a school zone and/or school crossing. When used, they will be erected not less than 150 feet nor more than 700 feet in advance of the school grounds or school crossing.


#11. You see this sign ahead. What should you do?

Winding road ahead.

The road ahead winds back and forth. Slow to a safe or indicated speed.


#12. You see a sign shaped like this from a distance. What should you expect ahead?

This three-sided sign is shaped like a pennant. The sign is on the left side of the highway and marks the beginning of a no passing zone. Any passing maneuver must be completed before reaching this sign.


#13. You approach this road sign. What does it mean?

Side Road Ahead. Another road enters the road from the direction shown on the sign.


#14. When you see this sign, what should you expect ahead?

There is a yield sign ahead. Slow down and prepare to stop if necessary.


#15. What does this sign mean?

Remember, blue and white signs will give directions to service facilities. Hospital is a word message sign or an H symbol sign.


#16. Which lane is closed for traffic going straight ahead?

Lane-use control signals are special signals posted by the side of the road or overhead. They indicate whether you should or should not drive in a specific lane. A green arrow means you can use the lane. A red X means you cannot.


#17. When you see this sign, 55 miles per hour is:

Regulatory speed limit sign.

Always obey the posted maximum and minimum speed limits. These laws exist to regulate the flow of traffic and to create a safe environment for all drivers.

Remember, a white rectangular sign indicates something you must obey.


#18. What does this sign mean?


Another road crosses the highway ahead.


#19. When you see this sign, what should you expect ahead?

Reverse turn. This sign tells you there is a sharp turn to the right and then a sharp turn to the left. Slow down.


#20. What does this sign mean?

This is a regulatory sign. It means that bicycles are prohibited from entering this roadway.

Remember that regulatory signs have a red circle with a red slash over a symbol. These signs prohibit certain actions indicated by the sign.

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Facts about the Georgia DDS Knowledge Examination

DDS Knowledge Test for Permit and Driver’s License
  Number of questions on exam: Traffic signs: 20
Traffic laws and safe driving: 20
Total: 40
  Passing score: 75 percent
  Correct answers to pass: Traffic signs: 15
Traffic laws and safe driving: 15
  Allotted time to complete test: No limit (but must be completed before closing)
  Wait time before retest: 1st failure: 1 day
2nd or subsequent failure: 7 days

The Two-Part DDS Knowledge Exam

The written knowledge exam for a learner’s permit or driver’s license is a two-part test.

The first part has a set of questions on the meaning of Georgia highway signs. You must identify road signs by color, shape, symbols, and their message. To pass this part you must correctly answer 15 out of 20 questions.

The second part is a road rules test. It asks questions about your responsibilities as a driver, Georgia traffic laws, safe driving techniques, and common rules of the road. This part also requires 15 correct answers.

Remember, you cannot combine the results on the two tests to reach a passing score. You must pass each test with a score of at least 75%.

This Practice Test

This practice test focus only on the road signs shown in the Georgia Driver’s Manual. Not all will appear on your exam, but you never know which question you will get on your exam since the test is random.

You should always get a copy of the manual (a hard copy from a service center or a PDF-version from Georgia DDS website .

The practice test is designed to help you learn and understand the most common road signs, but you should not rely solely on this test.

Make sure you also study the driver’s manual and read the description of each sign. It does not only tell you the name of the sign, but it also give information about how to act when you see the sign on Georgia highways. For your road skills test and your future safety you must know what is expected of you when you see certain signs on the highway.

The practice test has 20 random questions, just like the real exam. Each test will be slightly different from the previous.

Take as many tests as you need until you can reach a full score without any mistakes.

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The Road Rules Test

You can practice for the road rules test here: Georgia DDS Driver Tests & Permit Practice Tests

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