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1. To be safe when crossing a railroad, you should:
Look both ways only if the red light is flashing.
Stop within 10 feet of all railroad crossings.
Drive across quickly if a train is approaching, or if it is too close, stop and then back up.
Listen and look both ways and then proceed if it is safe to do so.
2. Orange colored signs and flags mean that you must be alert for:
Changed road conditions and/or road workers.
High occupancy lanes.
3. To avoid accidents, drivers should communicate with each other by:
Signaling when changing lanes/direction, slowing down or stopping.
Using their horns in emergencies and when really necessary.
Using emergency flashers/flares/signs as needed.
All of the above.
4. How should you handle driving on a road with a snow plow?
Drive faster than normal, since you know the road will have good traction.
Drive well back from snow plows, since they can not see vehicles following them too closely.
Pass the plow as soon as possible
Drive as you normally would.
Follow them at the same distance as other vehicles.
5. If someone appears to not be following driving rules, you should do what?
Honk your horn loudly at this person and gesture angrily.
None of the listed answers.
Refuse to yield to that person
Yield to that person.
6. You need to use extra caution when driving near a pedestrian using a white cane because:
He or she is blind.
He or she has a walking problem.
He or she has a mental disability.
He or she is deaf.
7. When you follow vehicles too closely and another driver suddenly cuts in front of you, what should you do?
Swerve into the lane next to you.
Slam on your brakes.
Drive onto the shoulder of the road.
Take your foot off the gas pedal.
8. Locked wheel skids are usually caused by
Braking too hard at a high speed.
The ignition being turned to the lock position while the vehicle is still in motion.
The drive wheels losing traction with the road surface
Pressing the gas and brake pedals at the same time.
9. While driving on a two-lane road without bicycle lanes, you encounter a bicyclist traveling in the same direction. what is the safest way to pass the bicyclist?
Do not pass the bicyclist until you come to a traffic signal or stop sign.
Continue driving straight, it is the bicyclist's responsibility to get out of your way.
Honk at the bicyclist to let him or her know you are about to pass
Slow down and wait until there is no traffic approaching, then pass the bicyclist leaving him or her sufficient space.
10. If following behind a large truck, you should maintain a following distance of what to avoid entering the trucker's blind spots?
At least 100 ft.
At least 200 ft.
At least 400 ft.
At least 50 ft.
At least 25 ft.
11. When you are in a line of traffic that is crossing a railroad track that has no signals or gates:
You may pass slower drivers crossing the track.
You need to make sure there is space to get all the way across the tracks without stopping, before you start to cross.
You have the right of way and do not need to check for trains.
All of the above.
12. At night, it is hardest to see:
13. If you are stopped, intending to turn left, but oncoming vehicles are approaching, you should:
Turn immediately if there are no pedestrians nearby.
Give the oncoming vehicles the right-of-way.
Turn because you have the right-of-way.
Keep driving, until you can find a safer place to make a turn.
14. What is the most likely cause of an accident between a car and motorcycle?
Dangerous driving by the motorcyclist.
Excessive speed by either driver.
Improper lane change by the motorcycle
The use of alcohol by either driver.
The car turning left in front of the motorcycle.
15. Which of these is true about other drivers?
Drivers always obey traffic signs and signals.
Drivers using turn signals always turn in the direction indicated.
Never assume other drivers will give you the right-of-way.
Drivers operating larger vehicles are safer drivers.
16. Work zone signs mean:
It is summer.
You should drive faster to get out of the work zone.
You must immediately stop and back up.
Less than ideal conditions are present for driving.
17. Drivers about to pass others should be especially careful of pedestrians and vehicles entering the road at:
Crossroads, intersections and junctions.
Railroad crossings and stations.
Shopping center entrances and exits.
All of the above.
18. If your vehicle breaks down, you should:
Pull off of the road as far as possible, while still visible.
Turn on 4-way flashers and open your hood (if not wet out).
Place emergency flares/signs 100 feet around your vehicle.
All of the above.
19. You may turn right on red if you:
Stop first and check for traffic and pedestrians.
Have a right turn red arrow.
Are in the left lane.
Slow down first.
20. You drive along a street and hear a siren. you cannot immediately see the emergency vehicle. you should
Keep driving until you see the vehicle.
Pull to the curb and look to see if it is on your street.
Slow down but don't stop until you see it.
Speed up and turn at the next intersection. Grade
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