Ohio Road Sign Test Practice – 20 Questions



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Road rules – 20 questions

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Road rules – 20 questions

#1. What does this sign mean?

Reverse turn. Slow down and be prepared for the road ahead to turn sharply left, then right. This sign is used in advance of two sharp turns.


#2. The two signs in combination tells you:

Pedestrian Crossing. This sign tells you that you are near an area where a large number of pedestrians cross the street. You must yield to a pedestrian in a marked crosswalk, or at an unmarked crosswalk at an intersection.


#3. What does this sign mean?

Crossroad ahead (intersection). A road crosses the main highway ahead. Look in all directions for other traffic.


#4. Road signs with yellow background are used for:

Warning signs adjacent to the roadways alert motorists to potentially hazardous conditions. Most of these signs retain their traditional yellow color as well as their diamond shape.


#5. What is the meaning of this sign?

Slippery when wet. In wet weather, drive slowly. Do not speed up or brake hard. Make sharp turns at a very slow speed.


#6. What does this sign mean?

Emphasis has been given to the school and school crosswalk signs through the use of a pentagon shape. The school sign warns motorists that they are approaching a school zone, while the school crosswalk sign identifies established crossings where children are directed to cross a roadway.


#7. You approach this sign. What should you expect ahead?

Sharp tight turn. Slow down and be prepared for a sharp right turn in the road ahead.


#8. An orange and red sign attached to the back of a vehicle means:

This symbol is reserved for use on the rear of slow-moving vehicles only, including farm machinery. It is triangular and is colored bright orange with a red border. The slow-moving vehicle sign indicates that special care must be taken when sharing the road with such a vehicle. Extra patience and caution must be exercised when passing slow-moving vehicles.


#9. This sign warns you of:

Clearance is limited – by a bridge, overhead, crosswalk, or similar.


#10. The shape of a no U-turn sign is:

U-turns are not permitted. You cannot turn around and go in the opposite direction.


#11. This sign tells you that the center lane is used for:

Two-way left turn lane. This sign tells you that the center lane is reserved for the exclusive use of left-turning vehicles in either direction. The lane cannot be used for passing, overtaking, or through travel.


#12. Road signs that display motorist services to drivers have:

Service signs are white on blue and provide directions to service facilities such as rest areas, hospitals, and campgrounds. Blue is also used to identify parking spaces for disabled drivers.


#13. This sign means:

Divided Highway Ends. The divided highway on which you are traveling ends ahead. You will then be on a two-lane roadway with two-way traffic. Keep to the right.


#14. This sign means:

This is a yield sign. Yield signs mean you must slow down and be ready to stop to let any vehicle, bicyclist, or pedestrian pass before you proceed.


#15. What does this sign mean?

Deer crossing. This sign tells you that you are near an area where deer and other wild animals can cross. Slow down and be prepared to stop.


#16. What does this sign mean?

T-intersection. The roadway you are traveling on ends ahead. You must turn either left or right at the T-intersection ahead.


#17. The do not enter sign is an example of a regulatory sign and it is:

The Do Not Enter sign is used at intersections of one-way roads and at freeway exit ramps. Do not enter the road or ramp from your direction. (Note that the signs is square, not round.)


#18. What does a sign with eight sides mean?

Octagon (Stop): This eight-sided shape always means stop. You must come to a complete stop at the sign, stop line, pedestrian crosswalk, or curb. Wait for any vehicle or pedestrian to clear the way.

The color and shape of a traffic sign communicates important information about the sign’s message. In poor visibility conditions, such as heavy fog, you may be able to make out only the shape of a sign. As you approach a sign and while still distant, you may see the color long before you can read the message or see the symbol, giving you some advance information.


#19. Orange road signs indicate:

Warning signs in the construction series have a distinctive orange background. When motorists see an orange sign, they should be alert, reduce speed, and watch for workers and equipment on the highway.


#20. This black and white sign means:

The One-Way sign is used in intersections to indicate streets or roadways upon which traffic is allowed to travel in one direction only. Do not turn against the arrow.

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Ohio Official Driver Knowledge Test

Quick facts about your official driver’s license and learner’s permit test in Ohio:

  Number of Questions: 40
  Correct answers needed: 30
  Passing score: 75 percent
  Time limit: 25 minutes
  Earliest retest upon failure: Next day

This Ohio Road Sign Test Practice

This practice test has 20 questions about road signs described in the Ohio Driver’s Handbook (“Digest of Ohio Motor Vehicle Laws”).

For your written knowledge test in Ohio, you must recognize some common road signs by shape, color, symbols, and messages. This practice quiz can help you prepare for the Ohio road sign test part.

The Official Written Knowledge Test

The official knowledge test in Ohio has 40 questions. 20 questions will address road signs. This part of the test is in English only.

The other 20 questions will check your knowledge of common road rules and Ohio traffic laws, including distracted and impaired driving .

You need a score of 15 correct answers on each part (a passing score of 75%).

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