MS Practice Tests
Our permit practice tests in learning mode have 25 random questions based on the handbook and real MS 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 Mississippi 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 Mississippi 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.
Who Must Take the Test?
In general, you need to take the written DMV test:
» When you apply for your first driver’s license or permit:
…have never had driver’s license or permit before.
» When you are a new resident in Mississippi with an out-of-state driver’s license:
…and your out-of-state license has been expired for 30 days or more. You are also required to take the written knowledge test if the license is valid, but you are under 18 years of age and have held the out-of-state license for less than six months.
» When you are a new U.S. resident with an out-of-country license:
…and need to transfer to a Mississippi driver’s license.
» When you wish to renew your Mississippi driver’s license:
…and your driver’s license has been expired for one year or more.
How Many Questions are there on the Mississippi DPS Written Test?
Questions on the test will cover the Mississippi traffic laws and the rules of safe driving. There are 30 questions on the Mississippi knowledge test. You must correctly answer at least 24 questions in order to pass. This means a passing score of 80%.
If you have problems reading, have someone help you study the manual. Then ask your examiner for additional information on how to take your test.
The test is offered on computers. If you fail the knowledge test, you cannot retake it the same day. Should you fail after your third attempt, you must wait 30 days before you can take the test again. There is no limit on the number of times you can retake the knowledge test.