MA Practice Tests
In learning mode, the above permit practice tests have 25 random questions based on the handbook and real MA RMV tests. After each question, you have access to instant feedback with detailed explanations.
Before you start with practice tests, you should get the latest version of the Massachusetts Driver’s Manual. When you’ve studied the manual, it is a good idea to use these practice tests to check your progress and level of readiness.
The passing score in Massachusetts is 72 percent, which means you should be able to answer at least 18 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.
Topics covered on the real exam include effects of alcohol and drugs, license suspensions, and JOL restrictions and violations. You must also know common rules of the roads, traffic signals and road signs.
To pass the MA RMV exam, you must answer 18 questions correctly within the allotted time of 25 minutes.
Who Must Take the MA Learner’s Permit Test?
All new drivers applying for an original Massachusetts license must take the knowledge test.
Applicants with an expired license or an out-of-county license must also pass the knowledge test.
All passing knowledge test scores are valid for a maximum of six months. You must complete your road test within these six months.
More about the MA Knowledge Test
Almost all RMV branches offer computer-based testing stations. The exam is available in both English and Spanish through these testing stations. Audio is also available.
If you have any disability that may prevent you from taking a standard exam through an automated testing station, you may request an alternative extended time, paper, or person-to-person oral exam. Person-to-person oral exams are currently only available in English.
Class D exams on paper are available in the following languages: Albanian, Arabic, Armenian, Chinese, Czech, Farsi (Iranian), Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Lao, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Turkish, Urdu, and Vietnamese.
Obviously, manuals or other reference materials are not allowed in the testing area. If you are caught cheating on an exam, you will fail and must wait for 60 days. In some cases, you may also be subject to further investigation.
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MA RMV Questions in Exam Mode
The following tests in exam mode does not give you feedback until the each test is completed.