Alberta Class 7 Practice Test

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Alberta Class 7 Practice Test

Are you ready for the Alberta Class 7 driving exam? Practicing for the exam by using this quiz is highly recommended if you want to pass the exam and enhance your knowledge. It would be best to study the driver’s guide to operation, safety, licensing cars, and light trucks to pass this test. Take this knowledge test and see how much you know.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which vehicles may be equipped with a combination of flashing red and white lights?
    • A. 

      Police patrol vehicles.

    • B. 

      Tow trucks.

    • C. 

      Snow removal vehicles.

    • D. 

      Ambulances and fire trucks.

  • 2. 
    Under icy road conditions, in general, most collisions are caused by:
    • A. 

      More drivers under the influence of alcohol.

    • B. 

      Roads made narrow by the accumulation of snow and ice.

    • C. 

      Sudden changes in speed or direction.

    • D. 

      Vehicles in poor mechanical condition.

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is not a turn-about?
    • A. 

      A U-turn.

    • B. 

      A 3-point turn.

    • C. 

      A 2-point turn.

    • D. 

      A right turn.

  • 4. 
    When towing a trailer on a public road, what is illegal to transport in the trailer?
    • A. 

      Passengers

    • B. 

      Explosives

    • C. 

      Firearms

    • D. 

      Flammable materials

  • 5. 
    When making a right turn onto a two-way street and there is a parked vehicle in the curb lane, which lane should you turn into?
    • A. 

      If the vehicle is parked immediately around the corner, turn into the first available lane to the left of the parked vehicle.

    • B. 

      Turn into the furthest lane away from the curb; the location of the parked vehicle is not important.

    • C. 

      If the vehicle is at least 1/2 a block away, turn into the curb lane and then make a proper lane change to the left when safe to do so.

    • D. 

      A and C are correct.

  • 6. 
    When is reversing permitted on freeways?
    • A. 

      If you activate the hazard lights.

    • B. 

      Never: reversing is always prohibited on freeways.

    • C. 

      If you back up very slowly.

    • D. 

      Only on the shoulder with the hazard lights flashing.

  • 7. 
    When changing lanes, you should:
    • A. 

      Signal and then proceed.

    • B. 

      Check your mirrors and your blind zone and then proceed.

    • C. 

      Check your mirrors, check your blind zone, signal and proceed when safe to do so.

    • D. 

      Check your mirrors, signal and then proceed.

  • 8. 
    If you get angry or upset before driving, you should:
    • A. 

      Not think about what made you angry as you drive.

    • B. 

      Breathe deeply as you drive to regain your self-control.

    • C. 

      Calm down before you drive.

    • D. 

      Concentrate and be cautious as you drive.

  • 9. 
    When exiting from a highway, slow down:
    • A. 

      Before reaching the deceleration lane.

    • B. 

      Before activating your signal.

    • C. 

      After entering the deceleration lane.

    • D. 

      Only if there is traffic behind.

  • 10. 
    "Even if you do not break any basic driving rule, you may be held liable for a collision if you do nothing to avoid it." This is one way of stating which principle?
    • A. 

      No-fault insurance.

    • B. 

      Last clear chance.

    • C. 

      Financial responsibility.

    • D. 

      The basic speed rule.

  • 11. 
    Seat belts are most effective in preventing injury when:
    • A. 

      The lap belt and shoulder strap are worn correctly.

    • B. 

      The head rest is fully extended.

    • C. 

      The seat is moved fully forward.

    • D. 

      The seat is tilted back slightly.

  • 12. 
    Be cautious of large vehicles backing because
    • A. 

      Large vehicles do not have efficient brakes.

    • B. 

      Large vehicles have large blind zones.

    • C. 

      Large vehicles may create turbulence.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 13. 
    Safe and efficient drivers avoid collisions because they:
    • A. 

      Have quick reaction times.

    • B. 

      Are familiar with driving law.

    • C. 

      Have good visual and decision-making skills.

    • D. 

      Stay away from congested traffic.

  • 14. 
    When approaching a stop sign, you must:
    • A. 

      Slow down, then proceed if the way is clear.

    • B. 

      Stop and then proceed when safe to do so.

    • C. 

      Stop and then proceed.

    • D. 

      Yield the right-of-way.

  • 15. 
    Solid white lines indicate that:
    • A. 

      Lane changing is permitted.

    • B. 

      Traffic is traveling in opposite directions.

    • C. 

      Lane changing is not permitted.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 16. 
    On a multi-lane highway, how should slow-moving traffic travel?
    • A. 

      The middle traffic lane.

    • B. 

      The far right lane.

    • C. 

      The left traffic lane.

    • D. 

      The shoulder of the road.

  • 17. 
    You must beam your high beam lights within ________ of oncoming vehicles.
    • A. 

      100 meters

    • B. 

      150 meters

    • C. 

      200 meters

    • D. 

      300 meters

  • 18. 
    Other than cases of necessity, who is permitted to use the shoulder of a highway?
    • A. 

      Slow-moving vehicles.

    • B. 

      Pedestrians and bicycles.

    • C. 

      Vehicles towing a trailer.

    • D. 

      Motorcycles.

  • 19. 
    If you are driving 30-90 km/h and the road and traffic conditions are good, you should maintain a gap between your car and the vehicle ahead of at least:
    • A. 

      30 metres

    • B. 

      10 seconds

    • C. 

      6 metres

    • D. 

      2 seconds

  • 20. 
    When entering a tunnel on a sunny day, you should:
    • A. 

      Speed up to get through as quickly as possible.

    • B. 

      Slow down to let your eyes adjust to the lower light levels.

    • C. 

      Keep your sunglasses on, as taking them off may take your attention away from driving.

    • D. 

      Just keep driving as you were before.

  • 21. 
    When is it illegal to pass another vehicle?
    • A. 

      When approaching vehicles are too close.

    • B. 

      When a sign indicates a no-passing zone.

    • C. 

      All of the above.

  • 22. 
    To become a probationary driver (Class 5) you must:
    • A. 

      Be 16 years of age or older.

    • B. 

      Pass the standard Alberta road test.

    • C. 

      All of the above.

  • 23. 
    What should you do to help prevent collision with an animal?
    • A. 

      Watch for animal crossing signs.

    • B. 

      Be extra cautious at dusk and dawn.

    • C. 

      All of the above.

  • 24. 
    What should the driver do when faced with low visibility conditions while driving?
    • A. 

      Slow down and maintain extra space margins.

    • B. 

      Use your defroster to keep the windows clean.

    • C. 

      Pull over and stop in a safe place until it is safe to continue.

  • 25. 
    When you arrive at a traffic circle, what should you do?
    • A. 

      Slow down as you approach the circle.

    • B. 

      Yield to traffic already in the circle.

    • C. 

      Yield to pedestrians.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

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