Could You Still Pass the Driver's Test?


No matter how old you are, you can likely still remember your excitement at passing your driver's test. You were suddenly licensed to drive and, when able to persuade someone to give you the keys, hit the road without supervision. Forget calling "shotgun," you were behind the wheel.

So, you remember that feeling, right? But just how well do you remember the many signs and rules you studied diligently to pass your DMV exam in the first place? We'll see in these 35 questions. Good news, though. No matter how you do, we're not going to take your license away.

Did you know?

License to drive

Rhode Island was the first state to require an exam to gain a driver’s license. They implemented this requirement in 1908, the same year Henry Ford launched the Model T. Ford himself didn’t actually get a driver’s license though until 1919 when Michigan required them — he was 56 at that time.

Massachusetts required drivers to take tests beginning in 1920 (although chauffeurs had been subject to an exam since 1907). California followed suit in 1927. Still, even by 1930, only 24 states required a license (and only 15 of those had mandatory exams). South Dakota was the last state to begin issuing licenses in 1954. It didn’t add a driver’s exam requirement until 1959.

The number of young people taking the test to get licensed has fallen off recently. While in 1983 almost 92% of Americans between the ages of 20 and 24 were licensed, in 2014 only 77% were legal to drive.

How to Play?

Instructions on how to take a trivia quiz? What? They're easy, right? Well, if it's your first day on the internet or on Heywise, we'd like to take a moment and say, "welcome! We're glad you're here, and you're in for a wild ride."

So you've found a quiz, and gosh darn it, you know you know all the answers. Choose the correct answer and keep going! We've got hints ready when you need them and some other goodies, too.

Not happy with your result? If you're signed in to Heywise, you can always try our "beat this score" feature on the My Quizzes page. Good luck!

About Heywise

Get knOwledgeable! Heywise is where entertainment and trivia meet, like a turducken of fun. Anytime. Anywhere. Since 2017, Heywise has been a leader of quizzes on the web, on mobile devices, and across social media.

We explore a broad range of topics – from sports to history, language to pop culture, personality to health. Our quizzes motivate readers to test their knowledge and learn new and exciting facts.

We’re inspired by food and unique destinations around the globe. We love movies and TV shows, but most of all we love having the opportunity to share these passions with you.

Have you ever wondered what color represents your personality? Do you know which Hogwarts House you belong to? Are you a Pessimist or an Optimist? Our unique personality quizzes will help you find out! We want to share the knowledge of all things awesome with you.

We’re the best quiz site on the internet. That might be our opinion, but it’s pure fact that we get up in the morning expressly to share awesome, eye-opening knowledge with you. So, come get your brain pumping.


Trending on Heywise