Driver's Prep - Free DMV tests
Home   Blog   Practice Tests

Complete Drivers Permit Test!

100% FREE Wisconsin DMV permit test and driver license test you can trust!
We have more permit practice tests and driver's license practice questions than any other site.
They cover everything you need to pass your Wisconsin DMV written test!


Start Your Wisconsin DMV Practice Test »



Driver's Prep - 100% Free DMV practice tests

800+ Driver's License and Permit Questions and Answers!

Passing the DMV exam takes hard work. Are you ready for the challenge?

Our DMV practice tests help! 9 out of 10 of our users pass the real DMV written knowledge test with ease. is rated 4.43 out of 5 - based on 1,818 ratings.

800+ Wisconsin DMV Test Questions

DMV written test questions with instant feedback and explanations

Unique and real Wisconsin questions

Our Wisconsin DMV practice tests have 800+ unique driver's license and permit questions and answers. The DMV practice tests are based on the 2016 version of the Motorists' Handbook from Wisconsin Department of Transportation. They cover all areas of the official WI DMV test, including Wisconsin laws, rules of the road, and road signs.

With the license and permit practice tests at Driver's Prep, you will get instant feedback and explanations. When you take the real the real Wisconsin DMV test, it will feel like you have already seen all questions.

Drivers Ed and Wisconsin DMV practice tests you can trust

Practice permit tests 100% FREE! Do not settle for costly DMV cheat sheets or official permit practice tests with just a few questions. Our DMV practice tests are based on more than 800+ free driver test questions and answers for Wisconsin. All the DMV questions you need to prepare. Guaranteed. Oh... and when we say free, we really mean FREE!

Image: Wisconsin DMV Permit Practice Test

Wisconsin DMV Permit Practice Test Updated

With the new 2016 version of Wisconsin Motoristsí Handbook there has been an updated to our free Wisconsin DMV Permit Practice Test.

Take a special note of the following changes:

  • Slow Moving Vehicles. The handbook empathizes how to act when you approach a slow moving vehicle such as farm vehicle or animal-drawn vehicle. This information now shows up in three different places in the handbook. You should expect this information to show up at your real knowledge exam as well as on our DMV Permit Practice Tests.
  • Malfunctioning traffic light. Do you know how to act when a traffic control signal has lost power or is malfunctioning? This information is new in the Motoristsí Handbook and you should expect such questions om the permit practice test.
  • Speed Limit on Freeways. Multi-lane freeways and expressways may now be posted for 65 or 70 mph. If there are no speed limit signs, the maximum speed is 55 mph.

When to Take the DMV Test

DMV written test questions with instant feedback and explanations

In general, you need to take the written DMV test:

 » When you apply for a Wisconsin driver's license or instruction permit:
 ...and have never been licensed in this or any other state.

 » When you wish to renew or reinstate your Wisconsin driver's license:
 ...and your driver license has been expired for a period of eight years or more.

 » When you have an out-of-state license:
 ...and your out-of-state driver license has been expired for a period of eight years or more.

 » When you have an out-of-country license:
 ...and wish to convert to a Wisconsin driver's license. New Wisconsin residents with a license from another state (which is valid or expired less than eight years) may be able to get a Wisconsin license without taking the knowledge or skills tests.

How Many Questions are there on the Wisconsin Written Knowledge Test?

The official Wisconsin DMV Knowledge Test consists of 50 questions and you must correctly answer 40 questions (a passing score of 80%). The recommended time allowed for the written knowledge test in Wisconsin is 45 minutes.

DMV Tests are given on a walk-in basis. No appointment is necessary.

[More information here]


Driver's Prep - DMV tests since 2007

Total passing scores in all States

See a list of passing scores on the DMV test here. Where the DMV knowledge test consist of two parts with a separate road sign test, the average passing scores from both parts are used. (Road signs tests usually have a higher passing scores, like Virginia where you must correctly answer all 10 road sign questions.)

States with different passing scores

California has three different tests, depending on your age and if you are a first-time applicant or not. The passing scores vary slightly depending on test.

Higher passing scores does not necessarily mean that the DMV test is more difficult.

How many questions?

The number of questions on the real DMV written test usually vary between 20 and 50, depending on State.

[Read More...]

DMV Test: Back Up Your Car

What you Need to Know at DMV

For your road test, it is important that you know how to back up your car or drive it in reverse. Questions about backing up may also show up on your written DMV test. We tell you what to expect.

The DMV Test, and Then What?

If you still have your DMV written exam ahead you, there are some important points you should remember for the written examination. Afterwards, when you have your learner's permit, make sure that you go through them again and practice driving in reverse until you feel comfortable with it. Do you have a backup camera? Then, learn how to back up both with it and without it.

Quick DMV Answers

Know what to do before you get behind the wheel and put the gear in reverse. Know how to start, how look behind you, and which speed to use. All of those things are very important for your test.

[Read More...]


Driver's Prep - DMV tests since 2007

Free permit practice tests

Driver's Prep ( is a content and resource website that offers free practice tests for driver's education in United States. It provides the most complete online testing for all 50 states, including District of Columbia.

Practice tests online since 2007

Driver's Prep was created in 2007. At the time, there were no websites offering free licenseor permit practice tests to the public in United States.

Driver's Prep was a game changer. For the first time, any applicant for a permit or driver's license could access online tests without signing up with a driving school or driving class, and without paying a fee. Driver's Prep was also unique by not requiring users to create an account.

1.5 million users

Today, Driver's Prep has more than 1.5 million annual users and the database holds more than 50,000 DMV questions. The DMV questions are unique for each State and many are real DMV questions from official DMV knowledge tests.

Are you ready? Take a free permit practice test now!


Start Your Wisconsin DMV Practice Test »



It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.