Florida DMV Practice Tests
Use the following Florida (FL) DMV practice tests to study for your DMV permit test, driver’s license test, and/or senior citizens’ refresher test.
Depending on your study style, you can choose to study by individual topics (13 topics available), do a DMV permit test simulation (20 randomly selected multiple choice questions & 20 randomly selected signs), and/or challenge yourself to the ultimate DMV marathon test that includes all of the test questions for Florida.
Never drive under the influence! Take this FREE FL permit practice test to learn all about alcohol and drugs while driving, including regulations related to DUI and penalties specific to FL.
Accidents often occur at intersections. Take this FREE FL permit practice test to learn all about intersections, including right-of-ways, rules, sharing the road, etc.
How do you change lanes? Take this FREE FL permit practice test to learn all about lane changes, including right-of-ways, blind spots, and the proper signals.
Traffic lights are signalling devices that control flows of traffic to promote safe driving. Take this FREE FL permit practice test to learn all about traffic lights and what they mean.
Traffic regulations are rules that you must follow to promote safe driving. Take this FREE FL permit practice test to learn all about regulations pertaining to your state.
Signalling is a way to communicate with other road users. Take this FREE FL permit practice test to learn all about signalling rules and hand signals.
How well do you know your traffic signs? Take this FREE FL permit practice test to learn all about different types of traffic signs, what they mean, and how to react to them.
Symbols and colors can tell you a lot. Take this FREE FL permit practice test to learn all about traffic symbols, including where they are used and how to interpret them.
Traffic is the movement of road users. Take this FREE FL permit practice test to learn all about traffic rules, safe practices, and how to share the road with other road users.
Do you know how to operate the lights on your vehicle? Take this FREE FL permit practice test to learn all about vehicle lights, where they are, and when to use them.
Applying for your FL License
What is the minimum age to apply for a driving permit in Florida?
In Florida, you must be at least 15 years old to begin the licensing process.
What documents will I need to submit when applying for a driver's license in Florida?
When applying for your license in Florida, take these items with you:
- Proof of Identity such as your Birth Certificate or United States Passport.
- Proof of Social Security Number such as your Original Social Security Card or your W-2 displaying your social security number.
- Proof of Substance Abuse and Traffic Law courses
- Proof of Address such as a utility bill, cable bill, etc.
- Parental Consent Form — Minor Driver Applicant Form. If you are under 18 and are not married one parent must sign your license application.
How do I contact my nearest Florida DMV office?
The Division of Driver’s Licenses has offices located everywhere throughout the state of Florida. You can find all of the locations along with their contact information here. Office hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5p.m. The permit test can also be taken online in Florida in conjunction with a Drug and Alcohol course.
Getting Ready for Your FL Permit Test
On the Florida permit test, what will I be tested on?
The permit test is comprised of written questions about Florida state-specific traffic laws, road signs, and rules of safe driving. The test questions have been created from material found in the Florida Class E Driver License Handbook and cover a range of topics including what’s a safe stopping distance and who has the right of way. In addition to passing the written exam, you will also need to pass a vision screening.
Here is a list of sections covered in the manual:
- Section 1: DHSMV Contact Information
- Section 2: The Florida Driver License
- Section 3: Obtaining Your License
- Section 4: Driving Privilege
- Section 5: Driving Safely
- Section 6: Signal, Signs and Pavement Markings
- Section 7: Vehicle Equipment
- Section 8: Driving Schools Providers
- Section 9: Study Questions
What is the best way to study for the Florida permit test?
Although the FL driver’s handbook is the source of truth when it comes to writing the Florida permit test, it can be confusing to study from it. Our FREE FL DMV Practice Tests contain questions that are 100% accurate and based on the driver’s manual. We break down the topics into 13 easy to understand practice tests. Focus on road signs, speeding limits, traffic violations, defensive driving techniques and proper yielding situations. And whenever you get a question wrong, you tell you WHY on the spot so you won’t make the same mistake again. When you done studying the individual topics, take our FREE FL DMV marathon test and FL DMV permit test simulator to assess your readiness for the real test. Remember, you can take our prep tests as many times as you want until you are 100% ready.
Is driver’s education required in order to get a Florida learner’s permit?
If you have never held a regular driver license in any state, country, or jurisdiction, you must complete a Traffic Law and Substance Abuse Education course before applying for a temporary driving permit (restricted driver license) in the state of Florida. The driver education courses offered by some county school boards may substitute for this requirement. Please contact your local school board for further information. To locate an approved on-line traffic law and substance abuse education course, refer to your local telephone directory, or contact the course providers listed here.
Is there a mobile Florida DMV Practice Test app for my iPhone/iPad and/or android device(s)?
Yes, there is. In fact, our FREE DMV Practice Test app (DMV Hub) has over 2 million downloads to date. We make passing the DMV permit test even easier with features like smart timer and in-app analytical tools that tell you if you are ready to take the real test or not. You can download our app from the App Store or Google Play.
How many questions are on the Florida DMV Test?
The Florida permit test is a computerized test consisting of 2 sections — 20 road rule questions and 20 road sign questions.
What's the passing mark for the Florida DMV Test?
To pass the Florida DMV test, you can’t get more than 5 wrong from each section. In some places, you have 50 seconds to answer each question.
Taking Your FL Permit Test
How do I sign up for my permit test in Florida?
To sign up for your permit test in Florida, simply find a local DMV office when you’re ready to apply. Find out more at http://www.flhsmv.gov/locations/.
Which DMV office should I go to take my permit test in Florida?
It doesn’t matter which DMV office you go to, but most people choose to go to a DMV office nearest to them. To find out where the DMV offices are located at, visit the Offices page here.
How do I pass the Florida permit test?
To pass your Florida permit test, you are expected to know Florida traffic laws, road signs, and rules for safe driving. All material will be taken from the Florida Driver License manual, which is what our FREE DMV practice test questions are based on.You will need to know about the rules of the road as well as be able to recognize road signs. The permit test will cover:
• Speed limits
• Defensive Driving
• Making turns
• Expressway Driving
• Traffic Signs
• Pavement Markings
The Florida permit test has 40 questions. The questions are divided into 2 sections. Each section has 20 questions each. Remember, You are NOT allowed to use the driver’s book during your permit test. You are being tested on your ability to recall the rules of the road. Prepare yourself before you go in and you will see that you can do well without the manual.
I failed my Florida permit test, what should I do?
If you fail your test, don’t stress out, you will have an opportunity to retake it again when you are ready. Each retest is $10.
I passed my Florida permit test! Now what?
Congratulations! After you’ve passed your written test, you will immediately get your Florida permit. During the first 3 months, you can only drive while it’s daylight. After that, you may drive until 10 p.m. Any time you are behind the wheel, there must be a licensed driver 21 or older with you.
When can I take my road test?
An operators license is the Florida drivers license you get when you are ready to drive on your own – either after having a learners permit for a year or as an adult over 18. To get your operators license you will take a behind the wheel test and perform specific maneuvers. Note that you must bring your own car and it must be in good running condition.
Who may I have in the car with me while driving in Florida with a permit?
You must be accompanied by a licensed driver age 21 or older at all times. Besides that person, anyone can be in the car with you. Remember, during the first 3 months with your permit, you may only drive during daylight hours. After those first 3 months, you may drive until 10 p.m.
New to Florida
Will I have to pass a road test when I move to Florida from another state？
If you already hold a license in your home state, you have 30 days after moving to Florida to obtain a Florida license. A road test is not required. Just bring in your out-of-state license along with a secondary ID such as a social security card, marriage certificate, birth certificate or life insurance policy. Click here for more information.
Is my out-of-state learners permit valid in Florida?
The state of Florida will recognize any valid out-of-state learner’s permit subject to restrictions mandated by the state that issued it as well as to the rules of Florida.
Where do I find more driving-related information when moving to Florida?
If you have further questions regarding driving in Florida, you can find more information at http://www.dmvflorida.org/moving-to-florida.shtml.