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What is the penalty for being convicted of illegally passing a stopped school bus?
90 day suspension of license; $150 court loss
For what distance should a continuous turn signal be given when making a left or right turn in a business or residential district?
100 ft.
When approaching a stop sign, where should drivers stop their vehicles?
behind the white line
How many feet are all vehicles are required to stop within the nearest rail of a railroad crossing when train is approaching?
15-50 ft.
When must a driver slow down for a school zone?
usually when lights are blinking; 7 am-4 pm; when pedestrians present.
What should drivers do when approaching a construction area?
slow down; obey signs and workers
What is the only effective way to remove alcohol from the body?
time; wait for the alcohol to dissipate.
Within how many feet is a driver required to dim the headlights before meeting another vehicle?
300' (overtaking)-500' (oncoming)
What should you do if an emergency vehicle using sirens or flashing lights, approaches?
Turn onto the shoulder; if impossible, then stop in place
Whata is the legal limit of blood-alcohol concentration (BAC) percentage that an individual can be charge with DUI?
.08
T or F: speed should be reduced below the posted speed limit when a driver is driving in construction zones, unfavorable weather conditions and approaching or crossing an intersection.
True
T or F: When passing another vehicle, you must not cross a solid yellow line or pass within 100 ft. of an intersection or railroad crossing.
True
T or F: When passing another vehicle, a driver should wait until the car the driver just passed is visible in the rearview mirror before turning back into the right-hand lane.
True
T or F: A driver may pass another vehicle by driving on the shoulder of the road.
False
T or F: A driver must give the right or left turn signal when changing lanes.
True
T or F: A driver may proceed immediately when waiting at an intersection and the traffic signal light turns green.
False
T or F: After making a proper stop adn yielding to traffic or pedestrians within the intersection, it is permissible for drivers on a one-way street to turn left at a red light onto another one-way street that moves traffic to the left.
True
T or F: Motorcyclists are entitled to use the full width of a traffic lane; therefore, a driver should pass a motorcycle the same way a driver would pass another vehicle.
True
T or F: Bicyclists are entitled the same right of way as other vehicles.
True
T or F: When on a two-lane roadway, drivers msut stop their vehicles when approaching a stopped school bus with its red warning lights flashing and its stop signal arm extended.
True
T or F: The road surface of a bridge may be dangerous in winter because it may remain icy after the rest of the roadway is clear.
True
T or F: If driving during foggy weather, a driver should turn on the vehicle's high-beam headlights to increase the field of vision.
False
T or F: Most rear-end collisions are caused by the vehicle in back traveling too closely.
True
T or F: The 2-second rule helps the driver determine a safe following distance.
True
T or F: If a vehicle starts to skid on water (hydroplane), the driver should quickly apply the brakes.
False
T or F: If the front right wheel of a vehicle runs off the pavement, a driver should ease off the accelerator, brake gently and gently steer back onto the pavement.
True
T or F: When approaching a railroad crossing that has no warning signals (such as electric flashing lights or gates), a driver should look, listen and slow down.
True
T or F: If a vehicle starts to skid, the driver should gently apply the brakes and steer in the opposite direction of the skid.
False
T or F: Illinois law requires that low bean headlights be illuminated when there is fog or if atmospheric conditions require the use of windshield wipers.
True
T or F: A person must hold a proper/valid driver's license which is properly classified for that kind of type of vehicle.
True
T or F: Drivers must yield to pedestrians in an unmarked crosswalk.
True
T or F: It is permissible to make a right turn against a red signal light after stopping and yielding to other vehicles and pedestrians.
True
T or F: It is permissible for anyone to wear a headset while driving.
False
T or F: If arrested and found to have a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08 or more, an individual's driving privileges will be suspended for at least 3 months.
True
T or F: Alcohol is the single greatest factor in fatal motor vehicle accidents.
True
T or F: If a driver is arrested and refuses to submit to testing, driving privileges will be suspended for 3 months.
False; 6 months
T or F: Drivers whose licenses have been revoked as a result of DUI must meet several requirements, including undergoing an evaluation for alcohol and drug problems and paying a reinstatement fee, to regain their licenses.
True
T or F: It is illegal for persons under 21 to drive with any trace of alcohol or drugs in their system.
True
T or F: Regardless of fault, a crash report must be filed by the driver of a vehicle if the crash involves death, bodily injury or property damage over $500.
True
T or F: An individual's driving privileges may be suspended for "drag racing".
True