Gianni Evangelisti Authored By: Gianni Evangelisti

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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.

Summary: Take our South Dakota practice drivers tests below.

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

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  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 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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