Drivers Ed permit test study guide

If you must drive during heavy snow or fog, use your
Low beam headlights

In densely packaged snow you should
Use chains or snow tires

Alcohol related highway deaths account for
38% of all traffic fatalities

If you accumulate 7 or more points on your traffic record you may
Attend a Driver Improvement Clinic to deduct three points from your driving record

The traffic conviction that adds the highest number of points (5) to your driviing record is
Passing a stopped school bus that is loading or unloading children

Secondary roads are where
Hills are more likely to be steeper and curves are likely to be sharper than on primary roads

Speed limits in cities and towns
35 mph

To restore a revoked drivers license
Visit driver license office, pay a restoration fee and reapply for license

3 vehicles reach a 4way stop at same time right if way belongs to
Car on right

Swaying vehicle, leans, or bounces has a problem with
Suspension system

Experience a breakdown you should
Pull over and raise hood

Safe driving distance between cars by
2 second rule

If you take meds before driving
Find out the effect it has

On long road trip
Stop and rest every 100 miles

Before passing someone
Look ahead to make sure theres enough room

When driving down steep hill
Shift to lower gear

Run off the side of the road you should
Gradually take your foot off the gas pedal

On rural highways farm equipment usually
Max speed of 15 to 20 mph

If you’re driving into a circle you should
Yield to cars already in circle

If you are in a crash you should
Move car off the road

School buses required to
Stop at all railroad crossings

In city traffic you
Be alert for drivers who make quick stops

Truckers have serious _ into which cars can disappear from view
Blind spots

Unless a sign says no turn on redvyou can turn right on red
After stopping to make sure the turn can be made safely

For any underage person who aids or abets another attempting to purchase any alcoholic beverage the law requires
1 yr license revoke

Licensed revoked immediately if your blood alcohol concentration is at least
0.08 percent

When approaching a road thats blicked from view you
Stop and proceed with caution

Defensive drivers check rearview mirrors roughly
Every 10 secs

45 mph you signal how far before turning
2P0 ft

If you plan to turn but arent in the proper lane
Turn at next intersection

Most common accident on a highway is
Rear end collision

When driving behind someone
You should not use your high beams

To dry wet brakes
Gently apply the brakes

“Dont hang out in the no zone” refers to
Truckers blind spots

Approaching railroad crossing you
Slow down and prepare to stop

If you pull up to a red arrow
Turning lane is the only lane that should stop

Pedestrian walking at night should
Carry or wear something white

Use high beams when
Highway with no car approaching

Slippery roads are most likely to occur when
It has just begun to drizzle or rain

When behind a farm vehicle on a two lane road
Wait until the farm vehicle has the chance to pull over to the side then pass with caution

Tractor trailers
Have large blind spots to side and rear

When preparing for a right hand turn
Turn on signal and approach right side of road

Shoudler check is
Quick glance over shoulder on the side in which you intend to turn or change lanes

If you get tired on long trip
Stop and rest

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Speed limit

Handle a curve best by
Apply brakes and slow down before entering the curve

While parking car on a downhill street you should
Turn wheels toward curb

Speed limit outside of cities and towns is
55 mph

Max speed for school bus
45 mph

At intersection without traffic lights
Pedestrian has right of way

Very slow driving is especially dangerous when
You just passed the crest of a hill or just after rounding a curve

On a freeway if you miss an exit
Proceed to next exit

Under points system
Get 12 within a 3 yr period may lose license

Driver can lose license if
Convicted of speeding more than 70 mph in a 55 mph zone

In cities 2 of 5 ppl killed in motor vehicle accidents are
Pedestrians

If you refuse to submit blood or breath test
License is suspended for 1 yr

When crossing with green signal
Pedestrians have right of way over all vehicles

When entering interstate use acceleration lane until
Speed matches other traffic and then merge safely

Leak in exhaust system
Can allow poisionous carbon monoxide gas to enter passenger compartment of vehicle

For safe driving and fuel economy
Tires should have right amt of air pressure

Most bicycle accidents occur in
Residential areas

If your car is in a skid
Turn wheel in direction the rear is skidding

Flashing red signal
Same meaning as stop sign

In youre involved in a crash
Notify nearest law enforcement officer of agency

Nc license is required if
Sitting in seat of vehicle if motor is running

If approaching car fails to dim lights
Watch road ahead and avoid looking at their lights