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Frequently Asked Questions - Preparing For Your MI Permit Test

Once you have studied thoroughly for your MI Permit Test, you will gather the necessary documents (proof of your identity, proof of your MI residency and your U.S. Citizenship, your Social Security Number and, if you are under 18, a green Michigan Department of State Segment 1 Certificate of Completion) and visit your local SOS office to take your MI Permit Test. Remember if you are under 18, your parent or legal guardian should accompany you.
You will need to take your MI Permit Test at a Secretary of State Office. You can find a list of available locations by visiting this website:
Don't cram the night before your exam. Instead, you should review the notes and information you have already studied. If you've done a thorough job studying, the night before should be a quiet review session. It's also a good idea to take a few practice questions on our website. Get a good night's rest as well.
If you are under 18, you will have t take Segment 1 and Segment 2 of a state approved driver's education course.
You can download a copy of the MI Driver's Manual by visiting this website:,1607,7-127-1642-103522--,00.html
To have the best chance of passing your MI Permit Test, you should read the entire Manual. The Permit Test will test your knowledge of traffic safety laws, traffic signs and many more topics that are covered in the MI Driver's Manual.
There are 50 questions on the MI Permit Test. You must answer 40 of those 50 multiple choice questions correctly in order to pass.
The best way to study for the MI Permit Test is to read the entire Michigan Driver's Manual. Additionally, you can find quiz questions on our website that can act as a supplement to the MI Driver's Manual.