Now you can get everything you need to study road signs for the permit test in one place, thanks to the fantastic free resources we offer here on You will need a 2024 copy of the Colorado driver’s handbook to prepare for the DMV written test, but it does not have to be your only source of information. Using the material in that permit book, we have listed every road sign and pavement marking you could be questioned on during the permit test, below on this page. If you are ready to get your hands on that learner’s permit, get your study plan underway today!

The DMV permit test for Colorado students contains 25 multiple-choice questions. Unlike many other states, the Colorado DMV do not specify how many questions on the learners permit test should be dedicated to road signs and pavement markings. As you cannot predict precisely how many questions you will be asked, or which road signs will be featured, you need to be ready for anything. Cutting corners when studying pavement markings and road signs for the permit test will seriously jeopardize your chances of passing. Fortunately, our resources will make memorizing road signs and pavement markings easy – and fun!

Road signs are designed using colors, shapes and symbols with specific meanings. You can think of these road sign features somewhat like a language. If you speak the language, you can understand the meaning of any road sign, even if you have never seen it before. One of the resources we offer is a free driver’s education course for Colorado applicants, which contains a dedicated module for road signs, traffic signals and pavement markings. In the run up to the DMV learners permit test, we advise students to work through this “Signs, Signals & Markings” chapter, as it explains road sign symbols, shapes and colors using plain language and high-quality images. Checking out the list of road signs on this page will also show you how road sign shapes and colors work. Notice that every sign in the warning sign category features a black symbol against a yellow diamond, while most regulatory signs are black and white. Looking for these connections while you memorize road signs for the permit test will make it easier to remember the material and apply it during the exam.

If you would like to find out how good your road sign knowledge is right now, why not have a go at completing our Colorado road signs permit practice test? There is no charge for using this quiz, no matter how many times you retake it. Just like the real DMV permit test in Colorado, our road signs DMV practice test presents multiple-choice questions, but unlike the permit test, it does not contain any material relating to rules of the road. As a result, it makes the perfect revision tool to test your knowledge of road signs and pavement markings, while you familiarize yourself with the information on this page. You may not score particularly highly to begin with, but rest assured that with regular study, you will soon be able to earn yourself a passing grade. We also offer a selection of combination road rule and road sign permit practice tests which more closely resemble the make-up of the real Colorado permit test. If you would like to get a taste of what the real assessment will be like, these are the quizzes you need. For now, let’s start memorizing those road signs with a round or two on the dedicated road signs DMV written practice test!

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