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1. You may drive off of the paved roadway to pass another vehicle:

If the shoulder is wide enough to accommodate your vehicle
If the vehicle ahead of you is turning left.
Under no circumstances
Under no circumstances
2. You are approaching a railroad crossing with no warning devices and are unable to see 400 feet down the tracks in one direction. The speed limit is:

15 mph
20 mph
25 mph
15 mph
3. When parking your vehicle parallel to the curb on a level street.

Your front wheels must be turned toward the street.

Your wheels must be within 18 inches of the curb.

One of your rear wheels must touch the curb
Your wheels must be within 18 inches of the curb.
4. When you are merging onto the freeway, you should be driving:

At or near the same speed as the traffic on the freeway.

5 to 10 MPH slower than the traffic on the freeway.

The posted speed limit for traffic on the freeway.
At or near the same speed as the traffic on the freeway
5. When driving in fog, you should use your:

Fog lights only.
High beams.
Low beams.
Low beams.
6. A white painted curb means:

Loading zone for freight or passengers.

Loading zone for passengers or mail only.

Loading zone for freight only.
Loading zone for passengers or mail only
7. A school bus ahead of you in your lane is stopped with red lights flashing. You should:

Stop, then proceed when you think all of the children have exited the bus.

Slow to 25 MPH and pass cautiously.

Stop as long as the red lights are flashing.
Stop as long as the red lights are flashing.
10. To avoid last minute moves, you should be looking down the road to where your vehicle will be in about ______________.

5 to 10 seconds
10 to 15 seconds
15 to 20 seconds
10 to 15 seconds
. You are about to make a left turn. You must signal continuously during the last ____ feet before the turn.

50
75
100
100
Which of the following statements about blind spots is true?

They are eliminated if you have one outside mirror on each side of the vehicle.

Large trucks have bigger blind spots than most passenger vehicles.

Blind spots can be checked by looking in your rear view mirrors.
Large trucks have bigger blind spots than most passenger vehicles.
You have been involved in a minor traffic collision with a parked vehicle and you can't find the owner. You must:

Leave a note on the vehicle.

Report the accident without delay to the city police or, in unincorporated areas, to the police.

Both of the above.
Both of the above.
Unless otherwise posted the speed limit in a residential area is ____.

20 mph
25 mph
30 mph
25 mph
You may legally block an intersection:

When you entered the intersection on the green light.

During rush hour traffic.

Under no circumstances.
Under no circumstances
When parking uphill on a two-way street with no curb, your front wheels should be:

Turned to the left (toward the street).

Turned to the right (away from the street).

Parallel with the pavement.
Turned to the right (away from the street).
To turn left from a multilane one-way street onto a one-way street, you should start your turn from:

Any lane (as long as it is safe)

The lane closest to the left curb

The lane in the center of the road.
The lane closest to the left curb
10. Roadways are the most slippery:

During a heavy downpour.
After it has been raining for awhile.
The first rain after a dry spell.
The first rain after a dry spell.
You may not park your vehicle:

On the side of the freeway in an emergency.
Next to a red painted curb.
Within 100 feet of an elementary school.
Next to a red painted curb.
Two sets of solid, double, yellow lines that are two or more feet apart:

May be crossed to enter or exit a private driveway.

May not be crossed for any reason.

Should be treated as a separate traffic lane.
May not be crossed for any reason
You want to make a right turn at an upcoming intersection. You should slow down and:

Move toward the left side of your lane.

Avoid driving in the bicycle lane.

Signal for 100 feet before turning.
Signal for 100 feet before turning.
You are driving on a freeway posted for 65 MPH. The traffic is traveling at 70 MPH. You may legally drive:

75 MPH or less.
70 MPH or less.
65 MPH or less.
65 MPH or less.
2. When roads are wet, how much might safe stopping distances increase by?

A. 20-30 times

B. About 200 feet

C. About the same as for dry roads

D. 8-10 times
D. 8-10 times
3. A flashing red light means:

A. Same as a steady red light

B. Same as a STOP sign

C. Same as a YIELD sign

D. Slow your speed and drive carefully
B. Same as a STOP sign
6. Rectangle shape signs:

A. Tell you information that might be helpful

B. Tell drivers to STOP

C. Warn the driver about danger

D. Require you to slow down
A. Tell you information that might be helpful
7. Reckless driving is punishable by:

A. A fine up to $1000.00

B. You can be jailed for up to one (1) year

C. Revocation or suspension of driving privilege for up to one (1) year

D. All of the above
D. All of the above
8. When two vehicles approach an uncontrolled intersection at the same time, who has the right-of-way?

A. The car which sounds its horn first

B. The one whose driver waves first

C. The one on the right

D. The one going either north or south
C. The one on the right
10. When you are following another car, a good rule to follow is:

A. Allow 100 feet for every 10 miles per hour of speed

B. Allow one car length (about 20 feet) for every 10 miles per hour of speed

C. Allow 10 feet for every 10 miles per hour

D. Do not follow closer than 200 feet
B. Allow one car length (about 20 feet) for every 10 miles per hour of speed
12. A driver must dim his lights when he gets within how many feet of an oncoming car:

A. 400 feet

B. 800 feet

C. 700 feet

D. 500 feet
D. 500 feet
13. What percentage of alcohol, as determined by a chemical test, prohibits a person UNDER 21 from operating a motor vehicle:

A. 0.35%

B. Same as for anyone over 21

C. 0.075%

D. 0.06%
A. 0.35%
15. When can you cross a solid double yellow line in the center of the road?

A. After honking your horn three times

B. When you are turning from a driveway or alley onto the road

C. After yielding the right-of-way to oncoming traffic

D. When the traffic is very light
B. When you are turning from a driveway or alley onto the road
17. A driver must turn his headlights on:

A. Two hours after sunset

B. From 1/2 hour after sunset until 1/2 hour before sunrise

C. At sunset

D. When other drivers turn their lights on
B. From 1/2 hour after sunset until 1/2 hour before sunrise
14. Which one of these statements is generally true?

A. A car entering the road from a driveway must yield the right-of-way to any car already in that road

B. A car entering a traffic circle has the right-of-way over any cars already in that traffic circle

C. A car entering the road from a driveway has the right-of-way

D. When two cars approach an intersection at the same time, the car on the left has the right-of-way
B. A car entering a traffic circle has the right-of-way over any cars already in that traffic circle
18. When parking a car on an downhill grade, the wheels should be turned:

A. Straight

B. To the left

C. To the right

D. None of the above
C. To the right
19. The speed limit on state highways (outside cities and towns), unless otherwise posted, is:

A. 70 miles per hour

B. 75 miles per hour

C. 55 mph

D. 65 miles per hour
C. 55 mph
21. The speed limit on rural interstate highways, unless otherwise posted, is:

A. 75 mph

B. 70 miles per hour

C. 50 mph

D. 60 mph
B. 70 miles per hour
22. You are involved in an accident. What is the first thing that you should do?

A. Figure out who caused the accident

B. Stop immediately, get out of your car, and return to the accident scene

C. Notify the nearest police department, sheriff's office, or the State Police

D. Prove that you are covered by insurance
B. Stop immediately, get out of your car, and return to the accident scene
23. When a school bus has stopped for the purpose of picking up or discharging passengers and is displaying a flashing red light or a stop sign, all drivers are required to:

A. All drivers coming from the other direction must STOP

B. All drivers coming from the rear must slow down when passing the bus

C. A driver may slow down and proceed with caution

D. Stop and remain stopped until the bus is in motion
D. Stop and remain stopped until the bus is in motion
24. If you see a blind person crossing the street, what must you do?

A. Yield the right-of-way and stop if necessary

B. Speed up so you can get past him quickly

C. Sound your horn

D. Stop, get out of your car, and help him
A. Yield the right-of-way and stop if necessary
25. When is it against the law to drive at a slow rate of speed?

A. When you are driving less than 15 miles per hour

B. Never, slow is always safe

C. When you keep other cars from moving at a reasonable speed

D. When maximum speed is 65 MPH
C. When you keep other cars from moving at a reasonable speed
After a steady YELLOW light, what color light comes next?

A. Flashing RED

B. Steady GREEN

C. Flashing GREEN

d. steady red
d. steady red
28. It is unlawful to pass:

A. When approaching the top of a hill where your view is obstructed

B. When there is a yellow line in your lane

C. Within 100 feet of an intersection

d. steady red
d. steady red
30. What is the closest you can park to an intersection crosswalk?

A. 12 feet

B. 15 feet

C. 20 feet

D. 10 feet
C. 20 feet
31. If your driving privileges are suspended or revoked, and you continue to drive, you are subject to:

A. You might go to jail for up to 6 months

B. Your driving priveleges might be suspended for an even longer sentence

C. All of the above

D. None of the above
C. All of the above
33. What should you do before backing up?

A. Check both of your mirrors, then turn your head and look behind you

B. Turn your head and look behind you

C. Check your rearview mirror

D. Look into your sideview mirror
A. Check both of your mirrors, then turn your head and look behind you
35. What is the correct way to prepare for a right turn?

A. Approach the turn as close to the center of the road as possible

B. Approach the turn from the left lane

C. Approach the turn from the middle of the intersection

D. Approach the turn as close to the right curb as possible
D. Approach the turn as close to the right curb as possible
36. Unless otherwise posted, you may turn right on a red-light:

A. When a sign or green arrow so indicates

B. If you turn carefully

C. After making a complete stop and yielding to traffic

D. When you are in the right lane
C. After making a complete stop and yielding to traffic
14. Which one of these statements is generally true?

A. A car entering the road from a driveway must yield the right-of-way to any car already in that road

B. A car entering a traffic circle has the right-of-way over any cars already in that traffic circle

C. A car entering the road from a driveway has the right-of-way

D. When two cars approach an intersection at the same time, the car on the left has the right-of-way
B. A car entering a traffic circle has the right-of-way over any cars already in that traffic circle
18. When parking a car on an downhill grade, the wheels should be turned:

A. Straight

B. To the left

C. To the right

D. None of the above
C. To the right
19. The speed limit on state highways (outside cities and towns), unless otherwise posted, is:

A. 70 miles per hour

B. 75 miles per hour

C. 55 mph

D. 65 miles per hour
C. 55 mph
21. The speed limit on rural interstate highways, unless otherwise posted, is:

A. 75 mph

B. 70 miles per hour

C. 50 mph

D. 60 mph
B. 70 miles per hour
22. You are involved in an accident. What is the first thing that you should do?

A. Figure out who caused the accident

B. Stop immediately, get out of your car, and return to the accident scene

C. Notify the nearest police department, sheriff's office, or the State Police

D. Prove that you are covered by insurance
B. Stop immediately, get out of your car, and return to the accident scene
23. When a school bus has stopped for the purpose of picking up or discharging passengers and is displaying a flashing red light or a stop sign, all drivers are required to:

A. All drivers coming from the other direction must STOP

B. All drivers coming from the rear must slow down when passing the bus

C. A driver may slow down and proceed with caution

D. Stop and remain stopped until the bus is in motion
D. Stop and remain stopped until the bus is in motion
24. If you see a blind person crossing the street, what must you do?

A. Yield the right-of-way and stop if necessary

B. Speed up so you can get past him quickly

C. Sound your horn

D. Stop, get out of your car, and help him
A. Yield the right-of-way and stop if necessary
25. When is it against the law to drive at a slow rate of speed?

A. When you are driving less than 15 miles per hour

B. Never, slow is always safe

C. When you keep other cars from moving at a reasonable speed

D. When maximum speed is 65 MPH
C. When you keep other cars from moving at a reasonable speed
After a steady YELLOW light, what color light comes next?

A. Flashing RED

B. Steady GREEN

C. Flashing GREEN

d. steady red
d. steady red
28. It is unlawful to pass:

A. When approaching the top of a hill where your view is obstructed

B. When there is a yellow line in your lane

C. Within 100 feet of an intersection

d. steady red
d. steady red
30. What is the closest you can park to an intersection crosswalk?

A. 12 feet

B. 15 feet

C. 20 feet

D. 10 feet
C. 20 feet
31. If your driving privileges are suspended or revoked, and you continue to drive, you are subject to:

A. You might go to jail for up to 6 months

B. Your driving priveleges might be suspended for an even longer sentence

C. All of the above

D. None of the above
C. All of the above
33. What should you do before backing up?

A. Check both of your mirrors, then turn your head and look behind you

B. Turn your head and look behind you

C. Check your rearview mirror

D. Look into your sideview mirror
A. Check both of your mirrors, then turn your head and look behind you
35. What is the correct way to prepare for a right turn?

A. Approach the turn as close to the center of the road as possible

B. Approach the turn from the left lane

C. Approach the turn from the middle of the intersection

D. Approach the turn as close to the right curb as possible
D. Approach the turn as close to the right curb as possible
36. Unless otherwise posted, you may turn right on a red-light:

A. When a sign or green arrow so indicates

B. If you turn carefully

C. After making a complete stop and yielding to traffic

D. When you are in the right lane
C. After making a complete stop and yielding to traffic