HI Practice Tests
Our permit practice tests in learning mode have 25 random questions based on the handbook and real HI 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 Hawaii 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 Hawaii 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.
Hawaii Knowledge Exam
Who Must Take the Test?
All persons applying for an original Hawaii license are required to pass a knowledge exam consisting of recognition of traffic control devices and a rules of the road test.
When renewing a Hawaii driver’s license, it must be renewed within a year after the expiration date. Otherwise, you must follow the procedure for an original license and retake all tests.
When you have an out-of-state or out-of-country license and are required to transfer to a Hawaii license, you must successfully pass the general knowledge test.
Note that an expired out-of-state license is not transferable and requires the successful completion of both written and road tests.
How Many Questions has the Official Test?
The questions on the knowledge exam are based on the topics discussed in the Driver’s Manual, and consist of two parts. One part contains questions about Hawaii Rules of the Road, the other part will test your recognition of traffic control devices.
There is a total of 30 questions on the written knowledge exam. You must correctly answer 24 of the 30 questions.