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Did you know that more than a half of all first-time drivers license applicants fail the NC DMV permit test the first time they take it?  Amazing, isn't it?  With all these free DMV test study tools available, some people choose to ignore them and attempt to wing the permit test.  The failure rates speak for themselves - rarely does winging the test have a happy ending, most of these people end up having to go back home empty-handed and start the whole application process from the beginning.  We want you to avoid making the same mistake and this is why we are warning you right from the start - you DO need to study for the North Carolina DMV written test, there is no "work-around", there are no magic NC permit test cheat sheet you can simply copy your answers from, you actually need to invest time into learning road rules and road signs.  The good news is that with the right study tools, preparing for the DMV exam does not take that long and it can even be fun!  This free North Carolina DMV practice test is a great example of how studying for the DMV knowledge test can be fun - challenge your friends to beat your score on the practice quiz and see who's the grandmaster of the road!

This free North Carolina DMV practice test features 20 permit test questions on NC road signs and road rules.  All questions are multiple choice, every question will provide you with four answers.  Only one of the answers is correct, even if it may seem otherwise sometimes, don't let that fool you and always go for the options that provides the most thorough and detailed answer to the question.  Most of our NC DMV sample test questions are supplemented with images, especially those that deal with traffic signs.  A picture is worth a thousand words - we stand behind this saying 100% and believe that graphic images help you learn faster.  It's more fun too!

As you go through this online DMV NC practice test, you may miss a question or two.  It's sad, we hate seeing people fail, but it happens and we are here to help you get the most from these errors! A mistake made on the NC DMV practice permit test is an opportunity to learn something new and we made sure you can utilize this opportunity to the max!  Whenever you miss a question, not only do we display the right answer right there and then, but we will also provide a detailed justification for that answer, shedding more light onto the rule that is being discussed.  We understand that you want to get through the practice test as quickly as possible, but try not to skip reading those explanations, they save you time on looking for answers in the official NC DMV permit test study guide and they are very effective at what they do!  Once you are done with the whole practice quiz, make sure to review all of the questions you have missed once more, before taking this DMV practice test for NC again!

One of the most common excuses for not studying for the DMV exam that we hear is not having enough time.  Seriously?  You are prepared to spend hours of travel time, waiting in the DMV line, taking the real NC permit test, but you don't have 5-10 minutes a day to prepare for the exam?  Five minutes is all it takes to complete this online North Carolina DMV practice test 2019, so you can complete it on the way to school, on your ride home, during your lunch break or on your "bathroom break" (yup, you can take the practice quiz in the bathroom instead of scrolling through you Twitter page). Remember, every five minutes you spend on this DMV practice quiz increases your chances of passing the real exam the first time and saves you time on repeat DMV visits!

Enjoy the quiz and don't forget to share this free North Carolina DMV practice test (NC) 2019 with friends on Facebook and Twitter, see if they can do better than you!