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Massachusetts Permit Practice Test

From the 2016 Massachusetts driver handbook

Directions: You are eligible to apply for your learner’s permit starting at 16 years old. Review the Massachusetts Driver Handbook and complete the practice tests below. When you are ready and eligible visit a local RMV branch. Full-service RMV branches have automated testing stations (ATS), at which you will be able to take your permit test. On test day, you will have 25 minutes to answer 25 multiple-choice questions correctly.

If you fail, you will be able to retake the test as soon as you feel able. You will need to repay the $30 permit test fee.

Passing Grade


Permit Test Fact Sheet

Number of Questions: 25
Answer correctly to pass: 20
Passing score: 80%

Massachusetts Driver Handbooks & Manuals

Before you take a practice test make sure you've reviewed the Massachusetts drivers handbook. You will be tested on this content!