How many questions are on the written test?
There are 33 questions on the test.
How many questions must you get right?
You must answer at least 27 questions correctly in order to pass.
If you fail when can you retake the test?
You can retake the test again in 1 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.
Who has to take the written test? Teens of what ages?
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 must follow the graduated licensing program and will also need parental consent.
Are you required to take the written test when renewing, and if so every time you renew or just sometimes? What are the conditions if just sometimes?
You do not have to retake the written test when you renew your license unless it has been expired for more than 3 months.
If you’re new to state are you required to take the written test?
If you hold a valid driver’s license from another state, or a license that has not been expired for more than 1 year, then you may be required to take either part (written or on-road) of the driver’s examination, however these tests may be waived at the discretion of the examiner who is issuing you a Montana license.
Who has to take the behind the wheel / 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.