Planning on a Grand Canyon road trip? You’ll need to pass the Arizona permit test first.
Taking an Arizona permit practice test will help you prepare for real questions, from Arizona road signs to safe driving practices. All of our exams are complete with full answer explanations, so you’ll fully understand any question you answer incorrectly.
Preparing early is the key to success. Get started by answering the questions below, and ensure you pass your driver’s test on the first try.
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Arizona Permit Practice Tests
Quiz yourself with our free Arizona MVD practice tests which are listed below. There is no registration required and the exams are 100% free. You will have access to the answer explanations at the end – use them to learn why an answer was right or wrong.
Arizona Road Signs
Take our AZ road signs practice test linked below. This exam includes only road signs questions and will help you prepare for any signs you may see on your exam.
About the Arizona Permit Test
The Arizona permit driving test is made up of 30 total questions. Of those 30 questions, individuals will need to answer 24 of those questions correctly to pass the exam. This comes out to a minimum passing score of 80%.
Individuals must be at least 15.5 years of age to take the Arizona permit test. You can expect to follow these steps before and after taking the Arizona permit test:
- Apply for your permit in person
- Fill out and complete application form
- Provide consent from your parent or guardian
- Provide proper documentation
- Take and pass vision test
- Pay the fee ($7)
- Take and pass the written knowledge test
- Get your permit
When applying for your permit at the Arizona MVD, you will need to provide proof of your name, age, and address. Typical documents you can use include:
- Birth Certificate
- Social Security Card
- 1099 Form, W2 Statement or Paystub
- Certificate of Naturalization or Certificate of Citizenship
Please be sure to check the Official Arizona MVD Site for complete details.
In addition, you will typically need to have a parent or guardian present if you are under the age of 18.
After you receive your learners permit, you will need to complete some general requirements to get your full driver’s license. In the state of Arizona, you will need to complete 30 hours of drivers ed classroom hours and at least 30 hours of supervised driving hours.
Arizona Driving Test FAQs
How Many Questions are on the Arizona Permit Test?
There are a total of 30 questions on the Arizona permit test.
What is the Passing Grade for the Arizona Permit Test?
For the AZ written test, you must answer at least 80% of the questions correctly, which comes out to a total of 24 questions
How Old Do I Have to Be to Get a Permit in Arizona?
You may apply for a permit in Arizona when you are at least 15 years 6 months old.
How Long Do I Have to Wait Before I Can Get a License in Arizona?
You can get your license in Arizona when you have waited at least 6 months after you received your permit.
What is the Minimum Supervised Driving Time Before I Can Get a License in Arizona?
You can get your license in Arizona when you have had the following supervised driving time: 30 hours, 10 of which must be at night (none with driver education) .
How Old Do I Have to Be to Get a Driver's License in Arizona?
The minimum age for a driver’s license in Arizona is: 16
What Restrictions Will Be on My Driver's License in Arizona?
In Arizona you will have the following restrictions on your driver’s license –
Nighttime Restrictions: midnight – 5 a.m.
Passenger Restrictions: no more than 1 passenger younger than 18 secondary enforcement.
The Nighttime restrictions will be in place until you reach: 6 months of license or until age 18.
The Passenger Restrictions will be in place until you reach: 6 months of license or until age 18.
Is there anything else I need to know about getting my license in Arizona?
In Arizona, a driver education instructor can authorize an enrolled student who is 15 to drive only while supervised by the authorizing instructor.