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Free Indiana BMV Online Practice Test

You are about to take a FREE Sample of the Indiana BMV Online Practice Test. The sample test consists of 9 multiple choice questions and answers.

Please select the best answer for each question below and then click "Submit."

1. Which of the following individuals do not need to wear a seat belt?

a.
Front seat passengers in a car equipped with air bags
b.
Back seat passengers
c.
Drivers and passengers in cars manufactured before 1964 that did not have seat belts originally installed.

2. What does a flashing red light mean?

a.
The same as a stop sign
b.
Yield
c.
Slow down
d.
Proceed with caution
e.
None of the above

3. Snow, especially when mixed with significant wind, poses a number of problems for drivers. What should you be sure to do when driving in winter conditions?

a.
Always watch for icy conditions when there is snowfall on the ground, particularly at intersections, and use your headlights to be seen by other drivers.
b.
Be aware that moisture on ramps, bridges and overpasses may occasionally freeze before other sections of the driving roadway.
c.
Stay a safe distance behind snowplows.
d.
All of the above

4. If your cell phone rings while you are driving and you do not have a hands-free device, what should you do as a responsible driver?

a.
Answer but keep the call short
b.
Answer only if it is an emergency
c.
Let the call go to voice mail
d.
None of the above

5. What is needed to merge smoothly with fast-moving traffic on highways?

a.
Good judgement and timing
b.
A newer vehicle
c.
A working horn

6. Vehicle braking capability refers to the vehicle’s ability to come to a complete stop once the brakes have been applied. Which factors effect a vehicle's ability to stop?

a.
Speed and weight of vehicle
b.
Grade of road
c.
Physical condition and slickness of pavement
d.
Type and condition of brakes and tires
e.
All of the above

7. When following a vehicle, watch for the vehicle ahead to pass a fixed object and estimate how much time elapses before you pass the same object. What is a good rule of thumb for drivers?

a.
To stay ten to eleven seconds behind the vehicle ahead
b.
To stay five to six seconds behind the vehicle ahead
c.
To stay at least two to three seconds behind the vehicle ahead
d.
None of the above
e.
All of the above

8. What must a driver do when driving through rain?

a.
Headlights should be used so that you may be seen by other drivers
b.
Drive slowly to prevent hydroplaning
c.
Always allow additional time to stop
d.
Test brakes after driving through puddles
e.
All of the above

9. What do flashing arrow boards on a roadway indicate?

a.
These signals direct traffic to a specific lane(s) when one or more lanes are under construction
b.
Stop completely
c.
All traffic must merge