Study Questions (interactive)

  1. A flashing red traffic light at an intersection means:
    1. Slow down before entering.
    2. Stop before entering.
    3. Stop and wait for a green light.
  2. Backing your vehicle is:
    1. Always dangerous to do.
    2. Dangerous if you have a helper.
    3. Only dangerous in large vehicles.
  3. Parking is NEVER permitted:
    1. In a crosshatched (diagonal) pattern space.
    2. Twenty feet from a railroad track.
    3. In a bicycle lane, unless otherwise posted.
  4. At intersections, crosswalks, and railroad crossings, you should always:
    1. Stop, listen, and proceed if you cannot hear anything.
    2. Look to the sides of your vehicle.
    3. Concentrate on oncoming traffic.
  5. The driver ahead of you stops at a crosswalk. What should you do?
    1. Passed any vehicle once the pedestrian has passed your lane.
    2. Stop, then proceed when all pedestrians have crossed.
    3. Change lanes, look carefully, and pass the stopped vehicle.
  6. A pedestrian who is blind or visually impaired uses traffic sounds before deciding to cross the street. If you see a pedestrian with a guide dog or white cane waiting to cross at a corner, you should:
    1. Stop at the crosswalk and honk your horn.
    2. Drive into the crosswalk so that the person can hear your engine.
    3. Pull up to the crosswalk so that the person can hear your engine.
  7. You may legally park your car:
    1. At the corner in an intersection.
    2. Across a sidewalk if you are partially in a driveway.
    3. In a bicycle lane if there is no sign forbidding it.
  8. When you change lanes, or merge with another lane, you:
    1. Have the right of way
    2. Should first stop and check for cross traffic.
    3. Need at least a four second gap in traffic.
  9. This red and white sign means:
    1. The road ahead is closed to traffic in your direction.
    2. Do not enter the road unless it is safe to do so.
    3. The road ahead is closed to traffic in all directions.
  10. You are driving 45 mph in a 55 mph zone. You can be cited for speeding:
    1. Only if you are approaching a sharp curve in the road.
    2. Under no circumstances because it is always legal.
    3. If it is unsafe for current weather conditions.
  11. Which of these is recommended when driving at night on a dimly lit street:
    1. Drive slowly enough to stop within the area lighted by your headlights.
    2. Briefly look at oncoming headlights so you won't be blinded.
    3. Keep instrument lights bright to be more visible by other drivers.
  12. Solid yellow lines separate:
    1. Traffic lanes on one-way streets.
    2. Bicycle lanes from regular traffic.
    3. Vehicles going in opposite directions.
  13. This yellow sign means:
    1. The road ahead has many curves.
    2. There is a sharp curve in the road ahead.
    3. The road ahead is slippery.
  14. Check your rearview mirrors:
    1. Often to see how traffic is moving behind you.
    2. Only on a freeway or highway.
    3. Only when you are slowing down.
  15. Always look carefully for motorcycles before changing lanes because:
    1. Their smaller size makes them harder to see.
    2. They usually have the right-of-way at intersections.
    3. It is illegal for motorcycles to share traffic lanes.
  16. Instructions from a school crossing guard must be obeyed:
    1. At all times
    2. During school hours only.
    3. Only when children are present in front of a school.
  17. This white sign means:
    1. You should slow down and move to the right lane.
    2. Stay in the right lane if you are moving slower than the other traffic.
    3. Slower traffic must exit to the right.
  18. A law enforcement officer notices that one of your passengers is not wearing a seat belt and writes a citation. Which of the following is true?
    1. Both you and your passenger receive a citation.
    2. Your passenger will receive a citation regardless of age.
    3. You may receive a citation if your passenger is younger than 16.
  19. If there is a deep puddle in the road ahead, you should:
    1. Maintain the posted speed and drive through the water.
    2. Steer your vehicle around the water if possible.
    3. Shift into neutral as you drive through the water.
  20. You are towing another vehicle or a trailer on a freeway with four lanes in your direction, you may travel in:
    1. Any of the traffic lanes in your direction.
    2. Either of the two right lanes.
    3. The far right lane only.
  21. You must carefully look for bicycles in traffic lanes because they:
    1. Must ride facing oncoming traffic.
    2. Could be hidden in your blind spots.
    3. Usually have the right-of-way.
  22. You should allow more space in front of your vehicle when following a large truck because:
    1. You need the extra room to see around the truck.
    2. Their heavier weight allows them to stop more quickly than you.
    3. If you follow too closely, you will get caught in the truck's wind draft.
  23. When you see this red sign, you should stop and:
    1. Check for vehicles in the direction you plan on going, then proceed.
    2. Let all vehicles that arrive before or after you go first.
    3. Check traffic in all directions before proceeding.
  24. This red sign means that you should:
    1. Stop and check traffic both ways before proceeding.
    2. Give the right of way to traffic on the road that you are entering or crossing.
    3. Keep a steady speed and check traffic both ways.
  25. If you want to pass a bicyclist in a narrow traffic lane when an oncoming car is approaching:
    1. Honk your horn, then pass the bicyclist.
    2. Slow down and let the car pass, then pass the bicyclist.
    3. Wait until the bicyclist rides off of the roadway.
  26. It is illegal to leave a child six years of age or younger unattended in a motor vehicle:
    1. When the keys are in the ignition.
    2. If the child is with a 12 year old brother or sister.
    3. On a cold, rainy day, and all of the windows are closed.
  27. If you have trouble seeing other vehicles because of dust or smoke blowing across the roadway, you should drive slower and turn on your:
    1. Headlights.
    2. Parking lights.
    3. Emergency flashers.
  28. You must notify law enforcement and make a written report of traffic accident occurring in California (SR1) to DMV when:
    1. You intend to file a certificate of non-operation for your vehicle.
    2. Your vehicle is towed for parking illegally.
    3. You have a collision and there is an injury or death.
  29. A red arrow pointing to the right on a traffic light means you may:
    1. Turn in that direction after slowing and checking traffic.
    2. Not turn in that direction until the light turns green.
    3. Turn in that direction after you have come to a complete stop.
  30. This yellow sign means:
    1. One-way road widens into two lanes ahead.
    2. Vehicles on this road travel in two different directions.
    3. There is a divided road ahead.
  31. You are exiting a freeway on a ramp that curves downhill. YOu should:
    1. Slow to a safe speed before the curve.
    2. Slow to the posted speed limit for the freeway.
    3. Wait until you have entered the curve to begin braking.
  32. You are driving in the far right lane of a multilane freeway. A line of five cars is merging into your lane ahead from an on-ramp. You:
    1. Must maintain your speed and position.
    2. Must slow down to let the other vehicles merge.
    3. Should make room for the merging vehicles if possible.
  33. You must make a written report of a traffic accident occurring in California (SR 1) to DMV when:
    1. Your vehicle fails a smog test.
    2. You are involved in a collision and there is an injury.
    3. You change your insurance company.
  34. You must use your seatbelt:
    1. Unless you are riding in a vehicle built before 1978.
    2. Unless you are riding in a limousine.
    3. And failure to do so may result in a traffic ticket.
  35. Driving faster than traffic and continually passing other cars:
    1. Increases fuel efficiency.
    2. Increases your chances of an accident.
    3. Helps prevent traffic congestion.
  36. Which of these statements about drugs and driving is true?
    1. Any prescription drug is safe to use if you do not feel drowsy.
    2. Even over the counter drugs can impair your driving.
    3. Only illegal drugs can impair your driving.
  37. The California Driver Handbook recommends several tips to help you keep alert on long drives. One of these tips is:
    1. Pull off the road and rest.
    2. Turn on your air conditioner.
    3. Alternately drive close to the left and right sides of your lane.
  38. This yellow sign means:
    1. Detour ahead.
    2. Right turn permitted on green arrow only.
    3. Sharp turn to the right.
  39. You are driving on a one-way street. You may turn left onto another one-way street:
    1. Only if a sign permits the turn.
    2. If the traffic on the street is moving to the right.
    3. If traffic on the street is moving to the left.
  40. Pedestrians crossing at corners have the right-of-way:
    1. Only at controlled intersections.
    2. Only if a crosswalk is painted on the street.
    3. Whether or not a crosswalk is marked.
  41. A person between 13 and 18 years of age may have his/her driving privilege _____ for one year if convicted as a habitual truant.
    1. Extended
    2. Cancelled
    3. Suspended
  42. At night, if an oncoming vehicle fails to dim its high beams, look:
    1. Toward the center of the roadway
    2. Toward the right edge of your lane.
    3. Straight ahead in your lane.
  43. Allow extra space in front of your vehicle when you are following a:
    1. Passenger car.
    2. Station wagon.
    3. Large tour bus.
  44. If you have a collision, the law requires you to exchange your driver license information with:
    1. Witnesses.
    2. Others involved in the collision.
    3. Security guards.
  45. During the first 12 months after you are licensed, you must be accompanied by your parent or guardian if you:
    1. Drive between the hours of 5am and 11pm.
    2. Transport minors between the hours of 11pm and 5am.
    3. Transport adults between the hours of 5am and midnight.
  46. You may drive in a bike lane:
    1. If you drive slower than 15mph.
    2. No more than 200 feet before making a right turn.
    3. Whenever bicyclists are not present.
  47. You were in a collision that caused more than $750 worth of damage. You must report the collision within 10 days to:
    1. The DMV
    2. The CHP
    3. Your insurance company.
  48. Generally speaking, you are in a large truck's blind spot if you:
    1. Drive close to the large truck's left front wheel.
    2. Cannot see the truck driver in the truck's side mirrors.
    3. Follow no closer than 10 feet behind the large truck.
  49. You are getting ready to make a right turn. You should:
    1. Always stop before making a right turn.
    2. Signal during the last 100 feet before your turn.
    3. Slow down and signal as you start your turn.
  50. You are on a road with only one lane in each direction and you want to pass another vehicle, but there is a curve ahead which blocks your view. YOu must:
    1. Not pass the other vehicle.
    2. Pass on the shoulder of the road.
    3. Signal longer than 5 seconds to pass safely.
  51. This yellow sign means:
    1. One-lane road ahead.
    2. Merging lane ahead.
    3. Lane ends ahead.
  52. Cargo extending more than four feet from your rear bumper:
    1. Is illegal under all circumstances.
    2. Must be marked with a red flag or lights.
    3. Does not legally have to be marked but it is a good idea.
  53. You are on a two-way road and the vehicle ahead of you is turning left into a driveway. You may legally pass the vehicle on the right:
    1. If there is enough road between the vehicle and the curb to do so.
    2. Even if you must drive on the shoulder to do so.
    3. Even if you must cross a solid white line painted on the road.
  54. If a driver is going to pull out in front of you, the safest thing to do is:
    1. Honk your horn and maintain your speed.
    2. Slow or stop your car and use your horn.
    3. Use your horn and swerve into the next lane.
  55. A traffic light is red, but a peace officer is signaling you to continue driving. What should you do?
    1. Change lanes and drive slowly.
    2. Wait for the green light.
    3. Do as the officer tells you.
  56. Other drivers are not making room for you to merge onto a freeway with heavy traffic. If necessary, you may:
    1. Drive on the freeway shoulder until a gap appears.
    2. Stop before merging with freeway traffic.
    3. Make room by forcing your way into a small gap.
  57. To see cars in bling spots, you should:
    1. Look in the inside rearview mirror.
    2. Look in the outside rearview mirror.
    3. Turn your head.
  58. You have consented to take a test for the alcohol content of your blood, breath, or urine:
    1. Only if you have been drinking alcohol.
    2. Whenever you drive in California.
    3. Only if an accident occurred.
  59. If the roadway is wet and your car starts to skid, you should:
    1. Slowly ease your foot off of the gas pedal.
    2. Slow down by shifting into a lower gear.
    3. Slow down by pumping the brakes quickly and firmly.
  60. If you are unable to see the road ahead while driving because of heavy rain or fog, and you wipers do not help, you should:
    1. Slow down and continue driving.
    2. Turn on your high beams and continue driving.
    3. Pull off of the road completely until visibility improves.
  61. A green arrow pointing to the left on a traffic light means you may:
    1. Make a protected turn in that direction.
    2. Turn left or continue going straight.
    3. Turn in that direction only after you stop.
  62. When you park on a level road next to a curb:
    1. You wheels must be within 18 inches of the curb.
    2. Your front wheels must be turned towards the side of the road.
    3. You do not have to set the parking brake.
  63. When a traffic light turns green, should you go immediately?
    1. Yes, but yield to any person or vehicle still in the intersection.
    2. Yes, or you could be given a ticket for causing gridlock.
    3. No, because you must first wait 5 seconds before proceeding.
  64. When should you use your headlights?
    1. One hour before sunset until one hour after sunrise.
    2. Anytime you can't see at least two miles ahead.
    3. Anytime you have trouble seeing others or being seen.
  65. When parking your vehicle on any hill:
    1. One of your rear wheels should touch the curb.
    2. Use your parking brake and leave your vehicle in gear or "park"
    3. Your front wheels should be parallel to the road if there is no curb.
  66. The speed limit in an alley is:
    1. 20 mph
    2. 15 mph
    3. 10 mph
  67. You are crossing an intersection and an emergency vehicle is approaching with a siren and flashing lights. You should:
    1. Stop immediately in the intersection until it passes.
    2. Pull to the right in the intersection and stop.
    3. Continue through the intersection, pull to the right and stop.
  68. You are driving at night on a dimly lit street and using high beams. You should dim your lights when you are within 500 feet of:
    1. A vehicle approaching you from behind.
    2. An oncoming vehicle.
    3. A sharp curve or hill.
  69. To turn left from a one-way street onto a one-way street, start from:
    1. The far left lane.
    2. The center lane.
    3. Any lane as long as it seems safe to do so.
  70. You must notify DMV within 5 days if you:
    1. Sell or transfer your vehicle.
    2. Paint your vehicle a different color.
    3. Are cited for a traffic violation.
  71. Which of the following will help you avoid being hit from behind?
    1. Signaling at least 100 feet before turning.
    2. Decreasing your following distance.
    3. Quickly pumping your brakes just before turning.
  72. If you are convicted by the court of a first DUI:
    1. Your driving privilege will be revoked for one year.
    2. You will be sentenced to a mandatory 30 days in jail.
    3. Your vehicle will be confiscated and sold.
  73. After passing a car, it is safe to return to your driving lane when:
    1. The driver you just passed signals you to return to your lane.
    2. You signal your intention to return to your lane for four seconds.
    3. You see the headlights of the passed car in your rearview mirror.
  74. If you are a minor and your cell phone rings while you are driving, you should:
    1. Answer it if you have a hands free device.
    2. Let the call go to voice mail.
    3. Answer it if the call is from your parents.
  75. When you enter traffic from a full stop (e.g. pulling away from the curb), you:
    1. Should drive slower than other traffic for 200 feet.
    2. Need a large enough gap to get up to the speed of traffic.
    3. Should wait for the first vehicle to pass, then pull into the lane.
  76. This yellow sign means:
    1. Railroad crossing is controlled-continue at your regular speed.
    2. You are approaching a railroad crossing.
    3. Stop at the railroad tracks and wait for a signal before crossing.
  77. Following closely behind another vehicle (tailgating):
    1. Increases fuel efficiency.
    2. Is a common cause for rear-end collisions.
    3. Helps keep traffic moving.
  78. You are driving in the far right lane of a four-lane freeway and notice thick broken white lines on the left side of your lane. You are driving in:
    1. The carpool lane and must merge into the next lane.
    2. A special lane for slow moving vehicles.
    3. An exit lane.
  79. Even if you know your vehicle can maneuver a sharp curve at the legal speed limit, you should still slow down because:
    1. You must legally drive below the speed limit on sharp curves.
    2. The strong inward pull on your vehicle can be dangerous.
    3. There may be a stalled car or a collision ahead that you can not see.
  80. You are driving on a road where the speed limit is 45mph. All the other vehicles are driving 50mph or faster. You may legally drive:
    1. 50mph or faster, the speed of traffic.
    2. Anywhere between 45mph and 50mph.
    3. No faster than 45mph.
  81. Which of the following is true about large trucks?
    1. Trucks have fewer blind spots due to the vehicle's height.
    2. It is best to pass trucks very slowly and on the right side.
    3. Trucks often appear to travel slower because of their large size.
  82. When you are driving in the far right lane on a freeway, you:
    1. Should expect merging vehicles at on-ramps.
    2. Must be driving slower than other traffic.
    3. Must give the right-of-way to merging traffic.
  83. For which of the following traffic lights must you always stop your vehicle?
    1. Solid red lights, flashing red lights, and blacked-out traffic signals.
    2. Solid red lights, red arrows, and flashing yellow lights.
    3. Solid red lights, flashing red lights, and yellow lights.
  84. To make a right turn from a two-way street from a two-way street, start in the right hand lane and end in:
    1. The left lane.
    2. The lane closest to the curb.
    3. Any lane that is available.
  85. When sharing the road with a light-rail vehicle:
    1. Never turn in front of an approaching light-rail vehicle.
    2. Always pass a light-rail vehicle slowly on the right.
    3. Remember they are loud and move more slowly than freight trains.
  86. A peace officer stops you because he suspects you are DUI. You refuse to take a chemical test. What happens now?
    1. Your driving privilege may be taken away.
    2. You will receive an additional fine.
    3. You will not be allowed to post bail.
  87. Highways are typically most slippery:
    1. During a heavy rainstorm in the middle of summer.
    2. When it first starts to rain after a dry spell.
    3. After it has been raining a long time.
  88. You must yield to a pedestrian using a white cane or a guide dog:
    1. Only when the guide dog is leading a person across the street.
    2. At all times.
    3. Only if a crossing guard is present.
  89. Large trucks turning right onto a street with two lanes in each direction:
    1. May complete their turn in either the left or right lane.
    2. Often have to use part of the left lane to complete their turn.
    3. Must stay in the right lane at all times.
  90. You are approaching an uncontrolled intersection. You:
    1. Must always stop before driving through the intersection.
    2. Must yield the right-of-way to all other vehicles.
    3. Should slow down and be ready to stop.
  91. Whose responsibility is it to know how your medications affect your driving?
    1. Your doctor's.
    2. Your pharmacist's.
    3. Yours.
  92. The speed limit for a school zone is_____. Unless posted otherwise.
    1. 15 mph
    2. 25 mph
    3. 20 mph
  93. When planning to pass another vehicle you should:
    1. Not assume that they will make space for you to return to your lane.
    2. Assume that they will let you pass if you use your turn signal.
    3. Assume they will maintain a constant speed.
  94. Which child requires a child restraint system?
    1. A six year old who is 4 feet 10 inches tall.
    2. A seven year old who is 4 feet 7 inches tall.
    3. An eight-year old who is 4 feet 9 inches tall.
  95. You are driving on a city street and see an emergency vehicle with flashing lights behind you. What should you do?
    1. Drive to the right edge of the road and slow down.
    2. Drive to the right edge of the road and stop.
    3. Stay in your lane, slow down, and let it pass.
  96. You should adjust your rearview mirror and side mirrors:
    1. Before you get into the car.
    2. Before you start driving.
    3. After you start driving.
  97. Which way to you turn your wheels when parked uphill next to a curb?
    1. Parallel to the curb.
    2. Away from the curb.
    3. Toward the curb.
  98. This yellow sign means:
    1. Medical services ahead.
    2. There is a "T" intersection ahead.
    3. Another road crosses yours ahead.
  99. You may legally drive in any carpool lane if:
    1. Other lanes are stopped with heavy traffic.
    2. You are carrying the minimum number of persons shown on the sign.
    3. It is between the hours of 7pm and 7am.
  100. You can be fined up to $1,000 and jailed for six months if you are cited for:
    1. Dumping or abandoning an animal on a highway.
    2. Making a U-turn from a center left-turn lane.
    3. Parking in a bicycle lane.
  101. You are going to make a left turn in a dedicated left-turn lane when a yellow arrow appears for your lane, you should:
    1. Speed up and get through the intersection.
    2. Stop and not turn under any circumstances.
    3. Be prepared to obey the next signal that appears.
  102. Which of these is a legal U-turn?
    1. On a highway where there is an opening for a turn.
    2. 150 feet from a hill or curve.
    3. Over two sets of double yellow lines in the roadway.
  103. This yellow sign means:
    1. Narrow pedestrian bridge ahead.
    2. Pedestrians must yield the right-of-way ahead.
    3. There is a pedestrian crosswalk ahead.
  104. If your driving record shows that you failed to appear in court after receiving a traffic ticket, DMV may:
    1. Suspend the registration of the vehicle you are driving.
    2. Suspend your driving privilege until you appear in court.
    3. Restrict your driving privilege.
  105. When driving in fog use your:
    1. Low-beam headlights
    2. High-beam headlights
    3. Running lights
  106. When roads are slippery you should:
    1. Avoid making fast turns and fast stops.
    2. Pump your brakes to test the traction of your tires.
    3. Decrease the distance that you look ahead of your vehicle.
  107. You should use your horn when:
    1. Another vehicle is in your way.
    2. It may help prevent a collision.
    3. Another driver makes a mistake.
  108. You may turn right on a solid red light:
    1. Only after slowing down and checking traffic.
    2. Only after stopping, and yielding to pedestrians, and bicyclists, unless otherwise posted.
    3. Under no circumstances.
  109. Give extra space to drivers backing out of a parking space because:
    1. They may not see you.
    2. They have the right-of-way.
    3. It is required by law.
  110. Which of the following blocks the smooth flow of traffic:
    1. Slowing down to look at a collision scene.
    2. Avoiding unnecessary lane changes.
    3. Using public transportation instead of your car.
  111. When you see this yellow sign, you should:
    1. Always stop at a crosswalk.
    2. Stop at a crosswalk until a guard signals you to go.
    3. Be prepared to stop if children are in the crosswalk.
  112. If you have a green light, but traffic is blocking the intersection:
    1. Stay out of the intersection until traffic clears.
    2. Enter the intersection and wait until traffic clears.
    3. Merge into another lane and try to go around the traffic.
  113. If there is a single set of solid yellow lines in the center of the roadway, you:
    1. May cross the lines to turn left into a driveway.
    2. Are on a two-lane one-way street.
    3. Should not cross for any reason.
  114. Smoking inside a vehicle when a person that is younger than 18 years of age is present is:
    1. Legal, if it is your child.
    2. Illegal at all times.
    3. Not restricted by law.
  115. You have had your license for 3 months, you may:
    1. Drive between 5am and 5pm unsupervised.
    2. Transport minors unaccompanied anytime.
    3. Transport minors between 11pm and 5am unaccompanied.
  116. There are five vehicles following closely behind you on a road with one lane in your direction. When you see this white sign, you should:
    1. Drive to the right edge of your lane but keep moving.
    2. Slow down and signal the other drivers to pass you.
    3. Drive to the side of the road and stop in the designated area.
  117. To be sure a lane is clear before you change lanes, you should:
    1. Look in your outside mirrors only.
    2. Look over your shoulder into the lane that you want to enter.
    3. Always turn your head and look over your right shoulder.
  118. You should stop before crossing railroad tracks:
    1. Whenever a crossing is not controlled by gates.
    2. Any time a train may be approaching whether you can see it or not.
    3. If your vehicle has three or more axles.
  119. You are being chased by a police vehicle with its lights and sirens activated. You ignore the warning to stop and speed away. During the chase a person is seriously injured. You are subject to:
    1. Imprisonment and /or fine of at least $2,000.
    2. A fine of not less than $1,000.
    3. Attending an anger-management class.
  120. If you want to turn left ahead. In the middle of the road there is a lane marked as shown, you must:
    1. Turn from your current traffic lane after signaling.
    2. Merge completely into this traffic lane before making your left turn.
    3. Not enter this lane for any reason.
  121. Which of these statements is true about road construction zones?
    1. Fines are the same for violations committed in construction zones.
    2. Slow down for the safety of you and the construction workers.
    3. Slow down only if you think workers are present.
  122. Before getting out of your car on the traffic side of the street, you should:
    1. Give an arm signal that you are exiting your vehicle.
    2. Turn on your left turn signal.
    3. Check traffic approaching from behind.
  123. Before driving into an intersection from a stop, you should look:
    1. Left and right only.
    2. Straight ahead and to the left.
    3. Left, right, and left again.
  124. Who has the right-of-way at an intersection with no crosswalks:
    1. Pedestrians always have the right-of-way.
    2. Vehicles, but they should slow down and be careful.
    3. Pedestrians, but only with a green "walk" signal.
  125. You have had your license for eight months. You may:
    1. Drive between 5am and 11pm unaccompanied.
    2. Transport minors unaccompanied at any time.
    3. Transport minors between 11pm and 5am unaccompanied
  126. Dim your light for an oncoming vehicles or when you are within 300 feet of a vehicle:
    1. You are approaching from behind.
    2. Approaching you from behind.
    3. You have already passed.
  127. The "Three-second rule" applies to the space _____ of your vehicle.
    1. In back.
    2. Ahead.
    3. To the sides.
  128. You should always turn on your emergency flashers when:
    1. You are double parked in a traffic lane.
    2. You are parked on the side of the road in heavy fog.
    3. Your car has broken down on the roadway.
  129. Which of these statements are true about child passengers?
    1. Children one or older and over 20 pounds should ride in the front seat.
    2. Children under age one should not ride in the front seat in air bag equipped vehicles.
    3. The front seat is generally safest for children six years of age and older.
  130. It is legal for a person under 21 years of age to drive with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) that is _______ or more.
    1. 0.08% - Eight hundredths of one percent
    2. 0.01% - One hundredth of one percent
    3. 0.05% - Five hundredths of one percent
  131. You are entering the freeway, you should check traffic by:
    1. Looking over your shoulder.
    2. Using the inside and outside mirrors only.
    3. Checking all mirrors and turning your head.
  132. If you drive slower than the flow of traffic, you will most likely:
    1. Interfere with traffic and receive a ticket.
    2. Improve traffic flow.
    3. Demonstrate defensive driving techniques.
  133. You see a car approaching from the rear. When you check your mirror again to change lanes, you no longer see the car. You should:
    1. Look over your shoulder to be sure the car is not in your blind spot.
    2. Turn on your signal and change lanes slowly.
    3. Signal, honk your horn, and change lanes quickly.
  134. Your wheels should be pointed straight ahead, Unless you are:
    1. Waiting to make a left turn at a traffic light.
    2. Parked on a hill or sloping driveway.
    3. Parked on the side of a level roadway and there is no curb.
  135. This yellow sign means:
    1. The traffic signal ahead is not working.
    2. Be prepared to stop if the light is flashing.
    3. There is a traffic signal ahead.
  136. Tailgating other drivers (driving too close to their rear bumper):
    1. Can frustrate other drivers and may make them angry.
    2. Can result in a traffic citation.
    3. Reduces accidents by preventing you from being "cut off".
  137. Two vehicles are approaching an uncontrolled "T" intersection. One vehicle is on the through road and the other is on the road that ends. Who has the right-of-way at the intersection?
    1. The vehicle on the through road.
    2. The vehicle on the right.
    3. The vehicle that arrives first.
  138. When traffic is slow and heavy and you must cross railroad tracks before reaching the upcoming intersection, you should:
    1. Stop between the crossing gates in case they close.
    2. Stop on the tracks and wait for your light to turn green.
    3. Wait until you can completely cross the tracks before you proceed.
  139. When a traffic signal is not working at an intersection, you should:
    1. Come to a complete stop. And then proceed when it is safe.
    2. Stop before entering and let all other traffic go first.
    3. Slow down, or stop if necessary.
  140. U-turns in residential districts are legal:
    1. On a one-way street at a green arrow.
    2. When there are no vehicles approaching nearby.
    3. Across two sets of double yellow lines.
  141. What is the difference between traffic lights with red arrows and those with solid red lights?
    1. Red arrows are only used to stop traffic that is turning left.
    2. Red arrows are only used for protected turn lanes.
    3. You can never turn against a red arrow, even if you stop first.
  142. When merging onto a freeway, you should be driving:
    1. At or near the same speed as the freeway traffic.
    2. At the legal freeway speed limit.
    3. Slower than the freeway traffic.
  143. This yellow sign means:
    1. Less space between lanes ahead.
    2. The highway will be divided ahead.
    3. The right lane will end ahead.
  144. When driving near road construction zones, you should:
    1. Slow down and watch the construction as you pass.
    2. Step on your brakes just before you pass the construction.
    3. Reduce speed and be prepared to stop.
  145. You are at a red traffic signal. The traffic light turns green, but there are still other vehicles in the intersection. You should:
    1. Wait until the vehicles clear the intersection before entering.
    2. Move ahead only if you can go around the other vehicles safely.
    3. Enter the intersection and wait for traffic to clear.
  146. When changing lanes on a freeway, you should:
    1. Signal for at least 5 seconds prior to changing lanes.
    2. Cross several lanes at a time to avoid slow downs.
    3. Avoid driving over broken white lines and lane markings.
  147. When looking ahead while driving, you should:
    1. Stare at the middle of the road.
    2. Look directly in front of your car.
    3. Scan from side to side.
  148. This red and white sign means:
    1. You may not enter the road from your direction.
    2. Stop and proceed with caution.
    3. The road ahead is closed to traffic in all directions.
  149. An orange and red sign of this shape always means:
    1. This vehicle has the right-of-way.
    2. Slow-moving vehicle.
    3. Emergency vehicle ahead.
  150. If you approach a curve or the top of a hill and you do not have a clear view of the road ahead, you should:
    1. Pull over and wait for conditions to improve.
    2. Use your high beam lights to be more visible.
    3. Slow down so you can stop if necessary.
  151. To turn right from a highway with two lanes in your direction, turn from:
    1. The lane closest to the center of the road.
    2. The lane nearest the curb or edge of the roadway.
    3. Either lane, depending on oncoming traffic.
  152. You may cross double yellow lines to pass another vehicle if:
    1. Vehicle in front of you moves to the right to let you pass.
    2. Yellow line next to your side of the road is broken.
    3. Yellow line next to the other side of the road is broken.
  153. If a pedestrian is in a crosswalk in the middle of a block:
    1. The pedestrian has the right-of-way.
    2. The pedestrian must yield the right-of-way.
    3. Vehicle have the right-of-way, but drivers must legally take care for the pedestrian's safety.
  154. If you are driving 55mph on a two-lane highway, one lane in each direction,and want to pass the car ahead of you. To pass safely, you need to:
    1. Wait until solid double yellow lines separate the lanes.
    2. Increase your speed to 65mph.
    3. Have at least a 10 to 12 second gap in the oncoming traffic.
  155. You should not start across an intersection if you know you will block the intersection when the light turns red:
    1. Under any circumstances.
    2. Unless you entered the intersection on a yellow light.
    3. Unless you entered the intersection on a green light.
  156. Which of the following is true about safety belts and collisions?
    1. They are unnecessary for vehicles equipped with front and side air bags.
    2. They keep you from being thrown clear to safety, which lowers your chances of surviving a collision.
    3. They increase your chances of survival in most types of collisions.
  157. Which of these vehicles must stop before crossing railroad tracks?
    1. TAnk trucks marked with hazardous materials placards.
    2. Motorhomes or pickup trucks towing a trailer.
    3. Sport utility vehicles carrying four or more passengers.
  158. Animals may be transported in the back of a pickup only if:
    1. The sides of the truck bed are at least 18 inches high.
    2. They are properly secured.
    3. The tailgate of the truck is closed.
  159. Which of these statements is true about driving and taking medications?
    1. Most cold medications can make a person drowsy.
    2. Over-the-counter medications cannot impair driving ability if taken in the recommended dosages.
    3. Medications are safe to take at any time if prescribed by a doctor.
  160. This white sign means:
    1. Drive to the right.
    2. Right turn yield.
    3. Slower traffic should move to the right.
  161. When a school bus with its red lights flashing is stopped ahead on your side of the road, you must:
    1. Stop until you think that the children are unloaded.
    2. Stop until the lights stop flashing.
    3. Change lanes, drive slowly, and pass carefully.
  162. You have studied hard and are getting prepared to have a successful permit test. This sign means:
    1. Have some ice cream.
    2. Take a Starbucks break.
    3. Take the test again.

Good luck with your written test.