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The Washington State Driving Test

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Free Version of the Washington State
Driving Test prep course

Get five video lessons that show you the basics of the Washington state driving test, delivered right into your email inbox. The free version gives you a broad overview as well as driving test tips. It includes one bonus lesson from the premium version of the course.

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Premium Version of the Washington State Driving Test prep course

The premium version of the course goes far beyond the basics that are in the free course. The premium version gives all the details, and teaches you exactly what to do on each part of the driving test in order to pass.

Driving test Tips

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Backing around a corner on the Washington state driving test

Well, it looks like it’s time to write a post about backing around a corner. I’ve been getting a lot of questions about this one, so here goes. If you’re taking a driving test in Washington state, you’ll have to back around a corner This is called the backing maneuver or just simply “backing”. The

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Washington has the hardest driving test in the US

KOMO News recently reported on a study by Siegfried and Jensen, which says that Washington state is the hardest state in the nation to pass the driving test. They based their evaluation on several sources of information, including information from the Washington DOL website and the Washington Driver Guide (PDF). What the study looked at

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What is the brake reaction test?

Before you start your Washington state driving test, the examiner will have you do a brake reaction test. This tests your ability to safely and quickly stop the car. This part is pretty easy to do, but it helps if you know what to expect. How does the brake reaction test work? For the brake

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“Hi, I’m John. I’m going to show you how to pass the Washington State Driving Test.

I'm a Master Examiner, and I used to train driving examiners for DOL. I also did “check-rides” with examiners to make sure they were delivering the test properly. Over time I realized that the whole thing could be simplified. If you follow a few simple rules and procedures, and get plenty of driving practice, passing the Washington driving test is easy.

I made this website to help people prepare for the driving test. I hope that it helps you."
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John Clabaugh
Creator, Washington State Driving Test