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Free New York DMV Online Practice Test

You are about to take a FREE Sample of the New York DMV Online Practice Test. The sample test consists of 10 multiple choice questions and answers.

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

1. Within how many days after moving to New York are you required to obtain a NY state driver’s license?

d.
90 days
c.
15 days
b.
60 days
a.
30 days

2. How long after establishing residency in NY are you required to get your vehicle registered?

e.
All of the above
d.
30 days
c.
90 days
b.
15 days
a.
60 days

3. What are you required to do if there is a lapse in your car insurance?

e.
All of the above
d.
Provide proof to the DMV that you have re-applied for coverage
c.
Refrain from driving the vehicle until you get it insured
b.
Turn in vehicle’s license plates and registration to DMV
a.
Nothing as long as you are within the 30-day grace period

4. In which of the following areas is parking, standing or stopping not allowed?

e.
All of the above
d.
Within 15 feet of a fire hydrant
c.
On a bridge, overpass or tunnel
b.
On the road side of a parked vehicle (“double parking”)
a.
On the sidewalk

5. Which of these drugs could affect your driving ability: marijuana, over the counter cold medication, or a prescription tranquilizer?

d.
All of the above
c.
Marijuana
b.
Over the counter cold medication
a.
Prescription tranquilizer

6. Which of these contains less alcohol than the other three and will take longer to affect your blood alcohol content: 12 ounces of 80 proof liquor, five ounces of wine, 12 ounces of beer, 12 ounces of wine-cooler?

d.
All of them contain the same amount of alcohol. None are “safer” to drink than the other.
c.
12 ounces of 80 proof liquor
b.
12 ounces of beer
a.
5 ounces of wine

7. What should you do if your vehicle goes into the water?

d.
None of the above
c.
Unfasten your seat belt and exit through a window
b.
Unfasten your seat belt and open the door to exit
a.
Turn on the headlights so the car can be seen from the road

8. Which of the following statements is true about cell phone usage while driving in New York?

e.
All of the above
d.
Hands-free cell phones can be used at any time
c.
Hand-held cell phones can be used in emergency situations only to call the appropriate authorities
b.
Using hand-held cell phones is subject to a $100 fine
a.
Using hand-held cell phones is a traffic infraction

9. What should you do if the steering wheel stops working?

d.
Ease your foot off the gas, turn on the hazard lights and keep your foot off the brakes as long as is safe.
c.
Sound your horn
b.
Do not yank the steering wheel to the left or right
a.
Pull up slowly on the emergency brake

10. What should you do to control a vehicle if the rear wheels start to skid?

g.
All of the above
f.
c and d
e.
a and b
d.
Steer in the opposite direction that the vehicle is trying to go
c.
If you have ABS, brake hard quickly
b.
Steer in the direction the vehicle is trying to go
a.
If you have ABS, apply even pressure on the brakes