DC DMV Online Driving Self-assessment

15 Questions

DC DMV Online Driving Self-assessment

This online driving self-assessment can be used to determine one's ability to continue to safely operate a motor vehicle. The assessment will assist in highlighting skills and/or competencies where a driver may have become deficient.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    I signal and look over my shoulder when I change lanes.
    • A. 

      Always or Almost Always

    • B. 

      Sometimes

    • C. 

      Never or Almost never

  • 2. 
    I wear my seat belt.
    • A. 

      Always or Almost Always

    • B. 

      Sometimes

    • C. 

      Never or Almost Never

  • 3. 
    I try to stay informed of changes in driving and highway regulations.
    • A. 

      Always or Almost Always

    • B. 

      Sometimes

    • C. 

      Never or Almost Never

  • 4. 
    Intersections bother me because there is so much to watch for from all directions.
    • A. 

      Always or Almost Always

    • B. 

      Sometimes

    • C. 

      Never or Almost Never

  • 5. 
    I find it difficult to decide when to merge with traffic on a busy highway.
    • A. 

      Always or Almost Always

    • B. 

      Sometimes

    • C. 

      Never or Almost Never

  • 6. 
    I think I am slower than I used to be in reacting to dangerous driving situations.
    • A. 

      Always or Almost Always

    • B. 

      Sometimes

    • C. 

      Never or Almost Never

  • 7. 
    When I am really upset, it shows up in my driving.
    • A. 

      Always or Almost Always

    • B. 

      Sometimes

    • C. 

      Never or Almost Never

  • 8. 
    My thoughts wander when I am driving.
    • A. 

      Always or Almost Always

    • B. 

      Sometimes

    • C. 

      Never or Almost Never

  • 9. 
    Traffic situations make me angry.
    • A. 

      Always or Almost Always

    • B. 

      Sometimes

    • C. 

      Never or Almost Never

  • 10. 
    I get regular vision exams to keep my vision at its sharpest.
    • A. 

      Always or Almost Always

    • B. 

      Sometimes

    • C. 

      Never or Almost Never

  • 11. 
    I check with my physician about the effects of my medications on my driving ability.
    • A. 

      Always or Almost Always

    • B. 

      Sometimes

    • C. 

      Never or Almost Never

  • 12. 
    I try to stay informed of current information on health practices and habits.
    • A. 

      Always or Almost Always

    • B. 

      Sometimes

    • C. 

      Never or Almost Never

  • 13. 
    My children, other family members or friends are concerned about my driving ability.
    • A. 

      Always or Almost Always

    • B. 

      Sometimes

    • C. 

      Never or Almost Never

  • 14. 
    How many traffic tickets, warnings or "discussions" with law enforcement officers have you had in the past two years?
    • A. 

      None

    • B. 

      One or Two

    • C. 

      Three or More

  • 15. 
    How many accidents have you had during the past two years?
    • A. 

      None

    • B. 

      One or Two

    • C. 

      Three or More