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1. Reference markers are mile markers placed along the outside shoulder to mark the edge of the roadway. they convey information to drivers about
The condition of the interstate.
Their location on the interstate for navigation and emergency situations.
The posted speed limits on the road.
2. When you see a pedestrian crossing an unmarked crosswalk where there is no traffic control signal, you should
Yield the right-of-way to the pedestrian.
Warn the pedestrian and proceed with caution.
Turn on your emergency lights and proceed with caution.
Proceed slowly, because there is no traffic control signal.
3. On a three-lane highway, a driver towing a trailer keeps to the right while driving because
Of lack of visibility.
A no-zone exists behind this vehicle.
Of the high speed of the vehicle
It is a slow-moving vehicle.
4. When passing a vehicle, you should return to your lane when:
You can see both its headlights in your rearview mirror.
You are 50 feet in front of the passed vehicle.
You have cleared the front bumper of the passed vehicle
5. When is it safe to stop halfway across an intersection?
When there are no cars behind you.
When there are no pedestrians present.
Whenever the light is green
When there is a median divider large enough for your vehicle.
6. If you have trouble seeing other vehicles because of dust, precipitation or smoke blowing across the roadway, you should drive slower and turn on your:
7. Animals may be transported in the back of a pickup truck only if:
The sides of the truck bed are at least 18 inches high.
They are properly secured.
The tailgate of the truck is closed.
The driver has at least 3 years of driving experience.
8. After you have passed a vehicle moving in the same direction, it is safe to move back into the right lane:
When you can no longer see the vehicle over your right shoulder.
When you can see the front of the vehicle or the vehicle's headlights in your rearview mirror.
After about 3 seconds.
9. Generally speaking, you are in a large truck's blind spot if you:
Drive close to the large truck's left front wheel.
Cannot see the truck driver in the truck's side mirrors.
Follow no closer than ten feet behind the large truck.
All of the above.
10. In order to help communicate with other drivers, you should use your headlights anytime there is not sufficient light to see a person ____ feet away.
11. A person may ride in a pickup truck if the:
Pickup truck has a seat bolted to the frame.
Person is accompanied by an adult.
Sides of the pickup truck are at least 24 inches high.
Pickup truck is equipped with a restraint system and the person uses it.
12. If a pedestrian is in a marked or unmarked crosswalk, you must
Not stop your vehicle.
Reduce your speed and proceed with caution.
Stop and wait until the pedestrian has passed.
Increase your speed and cross the crosswalk quickly.
13. If you skid while hydroplaning, you should
Push down on the gas pedal.
Switch off the engine.
Press the brake pedal hard
Release the accelerator.
14. You may not cross a single broken white (or yellow) line
When to do so would interfere with traffic.
When turning left into a driveway.
When the car in front is disabled.
When passing to the right on a one-way street.
16. Which of these statements is true about large trucks:
They all have air brakes which allow them to stop quickly.
They are more maneuverable than passenger vehicles.
They take longer to stop than passenger vehicles.
17. If a person is crossing the street at a corner without crosswalks, you should:
Take the right-of-way.
Slow down and proceed with care.
Let the person have the right-of-way.
Stop 4 feet from the corner.
18. When a red light flashes at a railroad crossing, you must:
Stop only if you see a train coming.
Stop 10 ft behind the signal.
Stop and then proceed when safe.
Slow down before crossing.
19. You must use high-beam lighting in all of the following situations, except
When there may be people along the side of the road.
In fog, snow, or heavy rain.
In construction areas
On unfamiliar roads.
20. You come to an intersection which is blocked by other traffic. you should
Go slowly until the traffic ahead moves.
Get as close as possible to the other car.
Stay out of the intersection until you can pass through.
Sound your horn to make the cars move up. Grade
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