All applicants must pass a knowledge test on traffic laws, rules and regulations by scoring at least an 80% on a 50-question test. The test is administered by a computer and the results are available immediately.
How to prepare for the test
You can study for the test by reading the NJ Driver Manual (answers can be found here).
How to take the test
Visit a MVC Driver Testing Center: (no fee charged to take the test)
Foreign language options
If you are unable to take a knowledge test in your native language, you may use an approved interpreter:
If you are hearing-impaired you can take the knowledge test with an MVC approved Department of State interpreter. MVC will pay the interpreter's fee for hearing-impaired applicants. In order to qualify, the interpreter must be one of the following: