Mississippi DMV Test Prep
Use the following MS(Mississippi) 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, do a DMV permit test simulation, and/or challenge yourself to the ultimate DMV marathon test that includes all of the test questions for Mississippi.
Never drive under the influence! Take this FREE MS permit practice test to learn all about alcohol and drugs while driving, including regulations related to DUI and penalties specific to MS.
Accidents often occur at intersections. Take this FREE MS 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 MS 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 MS 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 MS 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 MS permit practice test to learn all about signalling rules and hand signals.
How well do you know your traffic signs? Take this FREE MS 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 MS 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 MS 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 MS permit practice test to learn all about vehicle lights, where they are, and when to use them.
Applying for your MS License
What is the minimum age to apply for a driving permit in Mississippi?
In Mississippi, you may apply for your learner’s permit starting at age 15.
What documents will I need to submit when applying for a driver's license in Mississippi?
If it is your first time applying for a license in Mississippi, you will need to have:
- Completed Application (with Notarized signatures of your parents if under 18)
- Certified Birth Certificate
- Social Security Card
- Proof of Residence (if 18 or older)
- Signed Certification of School Attendance (if under 18)
How do I contact my nearest Mississippi DMV office?
Driver’s licenses are issued at local Mississippi DMV offices. Here’s a list of Mississippi DMV offices.
Getting Ready for Your MS Permit Test
On the Mississippi permit test, what will I be tested on?
The permit test is comprised of written questions about Mississippi state-specific traffic laws, road signs, and rules of safe driving. The test questions have been created from material found in the Mississippi Driver’s Manual and cover a range of topics including vehicle safety responsibility, right-of-way, signals, signs, and markers, parking, stopping, and standing, alcohol and drug impact on the driving ability, and more. In addition to passing the written exam, you will also need to pass a vision screening.
What is the best way to study for the Mississippi permit test?
Although the MS driver’s handbook is the source of truth when it comes to writing the Mississippi permit test, it can be confusing to study from it. Our FREE MS 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 answer a question, 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 MS DMV marathon test and MS 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 an Mississippi learner’s permit?
Driver’s education is not required in order to obtain a permit, but driver’s education is offered in high schools across the state from grades 9 to 12.
Is there a mobile Mississippi 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 Mississippi DMV Test?
The Mississippi permit test consists of 30 multiple choice questions.
What's the passing mark for the Mississippi DMV Test?
You must score 24 out of 30 questions correctly to pass the Mississippi permit test.
Taking Your MS Permit Test
How do I sign up for my permit test in Mississippi?
To sign up for your permit test in Mississippi, simply find a local DMV office when you’re ready to apply.
Which DMV office should I go to take my permit test in Mississippi?
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 DMV Offices page.
How do I pass the Mississippi permit test?
To pass your Mississippi permit test, you are expected to know Mississippi traffic laws, road signs, and rules for safe driving. All material will be taken from the Mississippi Driver’s License manual, which is what our FREE DMV practice test questions are based on. Subjects will cover sharing the road, meaning of road signs, navigating Intersections, speeding consequences, drinking and driving laws.
There are 30 multiple choice questions on the permit test. You need to get at least 80% in order to pass. Remember, You are NOT allowed to use the driver’s handbook 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 Mississippi permit test, what should I do?
If you failed your written test, you won’t be given a permit.You can take it as early as you want, if you fail 3 attempts within a 30 day period then you must wait 30 days before taking it again.
I passed my Mississippi permit test! Now what?
If you are 17 years old or older, you can choose to take the road test on the same day. If not, you will be issued a permit and can take the road test when you feel ready. Until receiving your license you must be accompanied by a licensed driver age 21 or older at all times.
If you are under 17 years old, you need to hold on to your learner’s permit for at least 12 months. Until receiving your license you must be accompanied by a licensed driver age 21 or older at all times.
When can I take my road test?
After getting your learner’s permit, if you are 17 or older you can take the road test on the same day you obtained your learner’s permit. If you are under 17, you must wait at least 12 months. During this time, you must be accompanied by a licensed driver age 21 or older when driving with a learner’s permit.
Who may I have in the car with me while driving in Mississippi with a learner's permit?
You must have a licensed driver age 21 or older accompanying you when driving with a learner’s permit.
New to Mississippi
Will I have to pass a road test when I move to Mississippi from another state？
Usually no road test is required. However, that is up to the discretion of the examiner. Just bring your Birth Certificate, SSA Card, Proof of Domicile (if 18 or older), Certification of School Attendance (if under 18), Current License, and $21 License Fee ($6 if under 18) to the DMV office for to exchange your license.
Is my out-of-state learners permit valid in Mississippi?
Yes, you may drive with you out-of-state learner’s permit in Mississippi. You must adhere to the rules of both your home state and Mississippi.
Where do I find more driving-related information when moving to Mississippi?
If you have further questions regarding driving in Mississippi, you should visit the Mississippi DMV website.