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The DMV Written Test: What's Your States Pass Rate?

by Lisa on Nov 11, 2016.
Filed under: California California Driver's License Written Test, California Learner's Permit Test Driver's License
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Many people assume that the DMV written test is easy and they don’t really need to study. I mean, after all, even if you are a first-time driver, you’ve still spent lots of time in a car, even if it’s just as a passenger. So, in theory, everyone should pretty much know the rules of the road, right? Well, a review of each state’s pass rate shows this is not the case at all. Some states do have pretty stellar pass rates, but others, like California, have an abysmal 45% pass rate. Califo... Read More
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AB60 One Year Later: Success or Failure?

by Lisa on Jan 20, 2016.
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In January 2015, California passed controversial legislation known as AB 60. This bill allowed noncitizens to legally acquire a driver’s license. Even though California was not the first state to bravely allow noncitizens to drive legally, many conservative Republicans argued against the bill, putting forth anti-immigrant arguments. A significant point opponents made was that the "bill would reward people for breaking the law":http://www.latimes.com/opinion/editorials/la-ed-licenses-dr... Read More
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Just Released: 45% Pass/Fail Rate on CA DMV Written Test

by Lisa on Oct 15, 2015.
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The latest California AB 60 results have "been released":http://dmv.ca.gov/portal/dmv/detail/ab60/index and they share some interesting information. First, since the program inception on January 3, 2015, 513,000 AB licenses have been issued. This huge number shows exactly how badly this program was needed, given how many people are now driving legally in the state of CA. The latest PR release also discloses a 45% statewide pass/fail rate for applicants for a new driver’s license. S... Read More
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New 50 Question FL DMV Test Yields 80% Failure Rate

by Lisa on Aug 20, 2015.
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As of January, Floridians taking the Florida DMV written test receive a 50 question test, compared to the traditional 20 question test license seekers used to face. Overall failure rates have reached as high as 80% in some counties with this new test. The state-wide failure rate was 41% for the first six months with the new test. As dismal as these failure rates may appear to be, the overall failure rate on DMV written tests nationally is around 60%. Nasdaq.com published a "January ar... Read More
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How to Successfully Tackle a Multiple Choice DMV Written Test

by Joshua on Oct 07, 2013.
Filed under: Commercial Driver's Licence, Driver's License, Learner's Permit, Motorcycle
Many people preparing for a visit to the DMV for business will find that they are required to take a written test during the process. This includes first time drivers whether an adult or teenager and in many states those wishing to transfer to a state license. In addition, anytime a driver wishes to receive a special license type they will find they have to take the written test in some cases when they apply for a learners permit and then again when receiving the actual license. Special licen... Read More