In order to get your Iowa driver's license, the first step is getting your DMV permit which includes passing a DMV written test. We highly recommend talking some of the free Iowa online permit practice tests before your DMV visit, so you know what type of questions to expect. Many of the practice questions you may see on the actual test as well. We have published a free Iowa permit test practice test (powered by Skip) below. And if you need a DMV appointment, you can book on the Iowa DMV website or via the third-party Skip.

Who should use this Iowa Permit Practice Test?

If you are trying to get your Iowa learner's permit, Iowa driver's license, Iowa senior citizens' refresher test, or renew your Iowa driver's license. Our goal with providing these free tests is to help you pass your Iowa permit test on the first try. Currently there are 35 questions on the Iowa DMV Permit Test. You need to get 28  correct answers to pass the test — that's a passing score of 80%. With Skip's Iowa DMV Practice Test, we keep things straightforward and simple. We go over the core information you should know, based on the Iowa DMV Driver's Handbook. In addition, we go over the "gotcha" questions — the most difficult questions that tend to trip people up.


Click here to take the DMV Permit Practice Test for Iowa


Iowa Permit Test — Next Steps

Once you've taken the above test, you can refresh and take it again. Our best advice is to practice reviewing the questions over and over again. If you're ready to take your test, you can book a DMV appointment here. We can also book road tests for you and we even have tips to taking and passing your driving test too.