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Getting your South Dakota driver's license doesn't have to be hard.  Use Test-Guide.com's free South Dakota practice permit tests to prepare for your exam the fast and easy way.  Our questions come right from the source - the South Dakota MVD driver's handbook.

Free South Dakota Permit Practice Tests

Our free SD practice exams don't require any registration or sign-up...and give you a score report with detailed explanations.

South Dakota Driving Test FAQs

  1. How Many Questions are on the South Dakota Permit Test?
  2. What is the Passing Grade for the South Dakota Permit Test?
  3. How Old Do I Have to Be to Get a Permit in South Dakota?
  4. How Long Do I Have to Wait Before I Can Get a License in South Dakota?
  5. What is the Minimum Supervised Driving Time Before I Can Get a License in South Dakota?
  6. How Old Do I Have to Be to Get a Driver's License in South Dakota?
  7. What Restrictions Will Be on My Driver's License in South Dakota?
  8. Is there anything else I need to know about getting my license in South Dakota?

South Dakota MVD Resources

South Dakota MVD Website

South Dakota MVD Drivers Test Information

Q: How Many Questions are on the South Dakota Permit Test?

There are a total of 25 questions on the South Dakota permit test.

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Q: What is the Passing Grade for the South Dakota Permit Test?

For the SD written test, you must answer at least 80% of the questions correctly, which comes out to a total of 20 questions

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Q: How Old Do I Have to Be to Get a Permit in South Dakota?

You may apply for a permit in South Dakota when you are at least 14 years old.

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Q: How Long Do I Have to Wait Before I Can Get a License in South Dakota?

You can get your license in South Dakota when you have waited at least 6 months (3 months with driver education)  after you received your permit.

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Q: What is the Minimum Supervised Driving Time Before I Can Get a License in South Dakota?

You can get your license in South Dakota when you have had the following supervised driving time: none.

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Q: How Old Do I Have to Be to Get a Driver's License in South Dakota?

The minimum age for a driver's license in South Dakota is: 14, 6 months (14, 3 months with driver education) 

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Q: What Restrictions Will Be on My Driver's License in South Dakota?

In South Dakota you will have the following restrictions on your driver's license - Nighttime Restrictions: 10 p.m.-6 a.m. and Passenger Restrictions: none . The Nighttime restrictions will be in place until you reach the age of: until age 16 (min. age: 16) . The Passenger Restrictions will be in place until you reach the age of: none 

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Q: Is there anything else I need to know about getting my license in South Dakota?

In South Dakota, learner's permit holders may not drive between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. unless under the supervision of a parent or guardian.

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