DMV California Practice Test #4
Flashcard maker : Dennis Jennings
When planning to pass an other vehicle, you should
Not count on other drivers making room for you.
Allow extra space in front of your vehicle when following a:
When changing lanes on a freeway, you should:
Signal for at least five seconds.
A police officer is signaling you to continue driving through a red light, What should you do?
Do as the officer tells you.
Your driving lane is next to a bicycle lane. You want to make a right turn at the incoming intersection. You:
Must merge into the bicycle lane before making your turn.
You must show proof of insurance to law enforcement:
If you are involved in a collision or stopped for a citation.
It is legal to drive with an alcoholic container that has been opened if the container is:
In the trunk.
If you drive 55mph in a 55mph zone, you can be given a speeding ticket
If road or whether conditions require a slower speed.
Pedestrians crossing at corners have the right-of-way:
Whether or not a crosswalk is marked.
Which is true about vehicles displaying a diamond-shaped sign (indicating a hazardous load)?
They must stop before crossing railroad tracks.
You are approaching an intersection at the posted speed limit when signal turns yellow. You should
Stop before entering the intersection if you can so safely.
Before you change lanes, you should check your mirrors and:
Glance over your shoulder.
There is a vehicle stopped on the right shoulder of the road with its hazard lights on. You should:
Slow down and pass very carefully.
You want to turn left in an upcoming corner. Give the right of way to:
All approaching vehicles.
When you see this sign you: (railroad crossing sign)
Are approaching a railroad crossing; prepare to stop
You hit a parked vehicle and can’t find the owner. What must you do?
Leave a note with your name and address on the parked vehicle.
Which of the following blocks the smooth flow of traffic?
Slowing down to look at collision scene.
When you see this sign you should stop and: (stop sign)
Check traffic in all direction before proceeding.
Which of the following roadways freezes first when wet
Bridges and over-passes.
When parking your vehicle on any hill:
Use your parking break and leave the vehicle in gear or “park”.
You enter a designated turn lane to make a left turn at an upcoming intersection. There is oncoming traffic. You should:
Signal before you arrive at the intersection.
The speed limit at an uncontrolled railroad crossing is:
When merging onto the freeway, you should be driving:
At or near the same speed as the freeway traffic.
Which of these is a safe driving technique
Checking your rearview mirrors frequently.
You want to park downhill on a two-way road and there is no curb. Which way do you turn your front wheels?
Right. Towards the side of the road.
Which child requires a child passenger restraint system?
A seven-year old who is 4 feet 7 inches tall.
If you want to pass a bicyclist in a narrow traffic lane when an oncoming vehicle is approaching
Slow down and let the vehicule pass.
Which of these statements is true about drugs and driving is true
Even over the counter drugs can impair your driving.
You were parked and have been waiting a long time with your turn signal on to re-enter traffic. However traffic is heavy. You should:
Continue waiting and yielding traffic in the lane.
Which of the following will help you avoid being hit from behind
Merge into another lane.
You must use your seat
and failure to do so will result in a traffic ticket.
At dawn or dusk or in rain or snow, it can be hard to see and be seen. A good way to let other drivers know you are there is to turn
On your headlights.
You should not start across an intersection if you know you will block the intersection when the light turns red
Under any circumstances.
The driver ahead of you stops at a crosswalk. What should you do?:
Stop then proceed when all the pedestrians have crossed.
When driving on a slippery surface such as snow or ice:
Shift to a low gear before going down steep hills.
Always look carefully for motorcycles before you change lanes because:
Their smaller size makes them harder to see.