Studying for your permit test can be overwhelming, especially with all the information you must know to pass your exam. Below are the top ten topics that you should know. Make sure you know your state’s laws regarding these topics. If you haven’t already, remember to check out “How To Study Your Driver’s Manual” post to get tips on how to review your manual effectively. CAUTION: Written tests vary state-by-state. Not all topics or terms listed here will be found on your state’s specific test.