Want to go leaf peeping around Vermont? You’ll need to pass your Vermont permit test. We know that practice makes perfect, which is why we designed our Vermont DMV practice test with you in mind.
All the questions on our exams come with full answer explanations, leaving you informed about every topic. We even designed an exam specifically for Vermont road signs, so you’ll never get lost along the way.
If you start preparing early, you’ll pass your exam on the first try, and be leaf peeping in no time. Answer the questions below to get started.
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Vermont Permit Practice Tests
Take a free Vermont DMV practice test below. We do not require any registration and our tests are 100% free. Take each practice test below and use the answer explanations at the end of each exam to learn more.
Vermont Road Signs
If you want to focus just on road signs, take our Vermont road signs practice test below. You will be quizzed on Vermont road signs that you may see on your actual exam.
About the Vermont Permit Test
The Vermont permit driving test is made up of 20 total questions. Of those 20 questions, individuals will need to answer 16 of those questions correctly to pass the exam. This comes out to a minimum passing score of 80%.
Individuals must be at least 15 years of age to take the Vermont permit test. You can expect to follow these steps before and after taking the Vermont permit test:
- Apply for your permit
- Provide proper documentation
- Pass knowledge test
- Pass vision test
- Pay fees
- Get your picture taken
- Get your permit
When applying for your permit at the Vermont DMV, 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 Vermont DMV 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 Vermont, you will need to complete 30 hours of drivers ed classroom hours and at least 40 hours of supervised driving hours.
Vermont Driving Test FAQs
How Many Questions are on the Vermont Permit Test?
There are a total of 20 questions on the Vermont permit test.
What is the Passing Grade for the Vermont Permit Test?
For the VT written test, you must answer at least 80% of the questions correctly, which comes out to a total of 16 questions.
How Old Do I Have to Be to Get a Permit in Vermont?
You may apply for a permit in Vermont when you are at least 15 years old.
How Long Do I Have to Wait Before I Can Get a License in Vermont?
You can get your license in Vermont when you have waited at least 12 months after you received your permit.
What is the Minimum Supervised Driving Time Before I Can Get a License in Vermont?
You can get your license in Vermont when you have had the following supervised driving time: 40 hours, 10 of which must be at night.
How Old Do I Have to Be to Get a Driver's License in Vermont?
The minimum age for a driver’s license in Vermont is: 16
What Restrictions Will Be on My Driver's License in Vermont?
In Vermont you will have the following restrictions on your driver’s license –
Nighttime Restrictions: none
Passenger Restrictions: first 3 months—no passengers without exception; second 3 months—no passengers secondary enforcement.
The Passenger Restrictions will be in place until you reach: 6 months with license or age 18.
Is there anything else I need to know about getting my license in Vermont?
In Vermont, driver education is required for license applicants younger than 18.