Arizona MVD Practice Tests

Practice makes perfect! You don't need a perfect score on your Arizona driver's license test, but practice tests will ensure that you pass on the first try. Our list of tests includes the Arizona teen permit test and the Arizona road signs test.

Your Arizona MVD Practice Tests

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Your Arizona MVD Handbooks

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Arizona Driver’s License Resources

Whether you’re getting ready to take your learner’s permit written test for the first time, studying to get a motorcycle endorsement so you can ride your new bike, or preparing for your CDL exam to drive a commercial vehicle, we’ve gathered a wealth of resources and knowledge to help you obtain your driving credentials.

All Drivers

If you’re renewing a license that has been expired for longer than a year, or if you’re applying for reinstatement after a suspension, you may have to retake the written exam in order to obtain your license.

Free Practice Tests

Driver's License practice tests
Learner's Permit practice tests
Motorcycle Endorsement practice tests
CDL practice tests
Road Signs and Signals practice tests

Resources for all drivers

Read the official Arizona driver’s manual
Check out our frequently asked questions (FAQ)
Buy a driver’s license test cheat sheet: basic or advanced
Buy a driver’s license renewal test cheat sheet: basic or advanced
Read our driving safety articles

Arizona MVD quick links for all drivers

Arizona MVD homepage
Apply for a license online Renew online
Renewal information
MVD hours & locations
License types & classes
Third party license locations
Identification requirements
License fees

New & Teen Drivers

In Arizona, to obtain a Graduated Instruction Permit, you must: be at least 15 years and 6 months old; pass a written knowledge test; and pass a vision test. In order to obtain a Graduated Driver License, you must: be at least 16 years of age; have held a class G permit for at least 6 months; have completed 20 hours of supervised, behind-the-wheel daytime driving practice; and have completed 10 hours of supervised, behind-the-wheel nighttime driving practice. If you are over 18, to obtain a driver's license you must: pass a written test; pass a vision exam; and pass a road skills test.

Resources for new & teen drivers

Read the official Arizona driver’s manual
Take one of our free learner’s permit practice tests
Check out our new & teen driver frequently asked questions (FAQ)
Buy a learner’s permit test cheat sheet: basic or advanced
Buy a driver’s license test cheat sheet: basic or advanced
Check rates or buy car insurance

Arizona MVD quick links for new & teen drivers

Graduated license information
Graduated license and permit requirements
Instruction permit information
Driver license FAQ
Under 21 license information
Written test information
Road test information
Driving school information

New-to-State Drivers

Resources for new-to-state drivers

Read the official Arizona driver’s manual
Take one of our free driver’s license practice tests
Check out our new-to-state frequently asked questions (FAQ)
Buy a new-to-state driver’s license test cheat sheet: basic or advanced
Check rates or buy car insurance

Arizona MVD quick links for new-to-state drivers

Foreign visitor information

Motorcycles

In Arizona, to obtain a motorcycle instruction permit you must: be at least 15 years and 6 months old; pass a driver license written test; and pass a motorcycle written test. To obtain a Class M motorcycle license, you must: be at least 16 years of age; have held a valid instruction permit for at least six months (if under 18); and either have completed a motorcycle driver education program that is approved by MVD or have written certification from a parent or guardian that you have completed at least 30 hours of riding practice. If you do not complete a motorcycle driver education program, you are required to take a motorcycle road skills test.

Resources for motorcyclists

Read the official Arizona motorcycle manual
Take one of our free motorcycle license practice tests
Check out our motorcycle license frequently asked questions (FAQ)
Buy a motorcycle license test cheat sheet: basic or advanced
New-to-state motorcycle insurance

Arizona MVD quick links for motorcycles

Motorcycle license information
Motorcycle testing information
Motorcycle testing locations

CDL

In Arizona, to apply for a Commercial Instruction Permit (CLP), you must: be at least 18 years of age; prove at least one year of driving experience in a vehicle other than a motorcycle; and pass a written knowledge test. In order to apply for a Commercial Driver License (CDL), you must: have held a valid CLP for at least 14 days; and pass a road skills test.

Resources for CDL

Read the official Arizona CDL manual
Take one of our free CDL practice tests
Buy a CDL test paid cheat sheet: basic or advanced
Check rates or buy CDL insurance

Arizona MVD quick links for CDL

CDL information
CDL instruction permit information
CDL testing information
CDL classes
CDL fees
CDL endorsements
CDL transfer information
CDL / CLP restrictions
CDL skills test waiver
CDL FAQ
CLP FAQ
CDL office locations

Arizona MVD Driving Test Info

Who has to take the written test?

Anyone who is getting their driver's license for the first time must pass the written test. Teens can take the test if they are at least 16 years old and have held a driving permit for at least 6 months. If they're under 18 years of age, they will also need parental consent.

Do I have to Take the written test to Renewing my Drivers License?

Arizona issues an extended driver's license that does not require renewal until you turn 65; however, you will be required to update your vision screening and photo every twelve years.

If you're new to state are you required to take the written test?

If you present a valid driver's license from another state then you do have to take the written test when applying for your Arizona driver's license.

Who has to take the on-road driving test?

Anyone who is getting their driver's license for the first time must pass both the written and driving tests. Additionally, you will also be required to re-pass both tests if your driver's license has expired and you want to renew it.

How many questions are on the written test?

There are 30 questions on the test.

How many questions must you get right?

You must answer at least 24 questions correctly in order to pass.

If you fail when can you retake the test?

You can retake the test the following business day.

How many times can you retake the test?

You are allowed 3 attempts to pass the written test within a 12 month period. If you fail the test 3 times or do not pass it within the 12 month period, then you must submit a new application for your license and pay any required fees again.

Arizona MVD Motorcycle Permit Test Info

What are the Motorcycle Permit age limits?

You must be at least 16 years old and have held a driving permit for at least 6 months before you can take the test. If you are under 18 years of age you must also have parental consent.

How many questions are on the test?

There are 25 questions on the test.

How many must you get correct to pass?

You must answer at least 20 questions correctly in order to pass.

Arizona Motorcyle Permit Resctictions

You cannot drive on highways, drive during hours of darkness, or carry any passengers.

Do you need to take an on-road motorcycle driving test?

Yes, you are required to pass a practical on-road motorcycle skill test in order to get your motorcycle license or endorsement. If you have a motorcycle license or endorsement issued by another state, you will generally be required to retake the on-road driving test.

Are there any other state specific age requirements or restrictions for motorcycles?

Applicants under age 18 must present proof of satisfactory completion of a motorcycle driver education course approved by the Arizona MVD, or alternatively a parent or guardian must certify in writing that they have completed no less than 30 hours of on-road driving practice.

What is Arizona's Helmet Law?

Any operator or passenger of a motorcycle who is under 18 is required to wear a protective helmet meeting state-approved safety standards at all times while operating or riding on the motorcycle.


Arizona Watercraft Written Safety Test Info

Is there such a test in the state?

Currently, the State of Arizona does not require its citizens to obtain a license to operate boats or other watercraft.