Trivia: Traffic Control Road Signs Quiz

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Trivia: Traffic Control Road Signs Quiz - Quiz

How well do you know traffic control road signs? Road signs, traffic lights, and road markings are types of traffic control devices. The signs conduct traffic, help people follow the road rules, and provide important instructions about mandatory and unlawful actions. Traffic control signs were also made to keep the traffic flowing. This quiz will give you the green light to move forward after you pass.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

                                               

    • A.

      Watch for school bus unloading passengers

    • B.

      School area--slow down and proceed with caution

    • C.

      School pedestrian crossing

    Correct Answer
    B. School area--slow down and proceed with caution
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "School area--slow down and proceed with caution" because the given signs and phrases indicate that the driver is approaching a school area. The signs of "Watch for school bus unloading passengers" and "School pedestrian crossing" further emphasize the need to slow down and proceed with caution. This is to ensure the safety of pedestrians, especially children, who may be crossing the road or getting off a school bus in the area.

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  • 2. 

                                         

    • A.

      Snakes on road ahead

    • B.

      Slippery when wet

    • C.

      Winding road

    Correct Answer
    C. Winding road
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Winding road" because the given phrases "Snakes on road ahead" and "Slippery when wet" indicate potential hazards or dangers on the road. However, the phrase "Winding road" suggests that the road ahead has many curves or bends, which is a characteristic of a winding road. Therefore, this is the most appropriate answer based on the given information.

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  • 3. 

                                                      If a parking space shows this symbol it means parking only for:

    • A.

      Parking for persons with disbilities

    • B.

      Shopping carts

    • C.

      Compact cars

    Correct Answer
    A. Parking for persons with disbilities
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Parking for persons with disabilities" because this symbol is the internationally recognized symbol for accessible parking. It is used to designate parking spaces that are reserved for individuals with disabilities, allowing them to have closer access to buildings and facilities.

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  • 4. 

    • A.

      No trucks allowed

    • B.

      No right turn

    • C.

      Dangerous goods prohibited

    Correct Answer
    C. Dangerous goods prohibited
  • 5. 

                                                  

    • A.

      Merging traffic

    • B.

      One-lane road--no passing

    • C.

      Highway ahead is divided

    Correct Answer
    A. Merging traffic
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Merging traffic" because the given information suggests that there is a one-lane road with no passing, indicating that vehicles need to merge into a single lane. Additionally, the statement "Highway ahead is divided" implies that the road will split into multiple lanes ahead, further supporting the idea of merging traffic.

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  • 6. 

                                         

    • A.

      Not a though street

    • B.

      Traffic Control Signal ahead

    • C.

      Divided road

    Correct Answer
    B. Traffic Control Signal ahead
    Explanation
    The given correct answer is "Traffic Control Signal ahead". This means that there is a traffic signal ahead on the road. This sign is used to alert drivers to be prepared to stop or slow down when approaching the signal. It is important for drivers to be aware of upcoming traffic control signals in order to follow the rules of the road and ensure safety for themselves and other drivers.

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  • 7. 

                                               

    • A.

      Reduce speed

    • B.

      Stop, if necessary

    • C.

      Come to a complete stop and do not proceed until safe

    Correct Answer
    C. Come to a complete stop and do not proceed until safe
    Explanation
    The given answer "Come to a complete stop and do not proceed until safe" is the correct answer because it accurately describes the action that should be taken when encountering a situation that requires stopping. This response is in line with standard traffic rules and safety guidelines, emphasizing the importance of ensuring safety before proceeding.

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  • 8. 

    • A.

      Hazard marker object on the right

    • B.

      Hazard marker object on the left

    • C.

      Pavement ends

    • D.

      None of above

    Correct Answer
    A. Hazard marker object on the right
  • 9. 

                                               

    • A.

      No passing

    • B.

      Cross traffic must give you the right-of-way

    • C.

      Yield the right of way to traffic not facing the sign and to all pedestrians waiting to cross and within the crosswalk or intersection

    Correct Answer
    C. Yield the right of way to traffic not facing the sign and to all pedestrians waiting to cross and within the crosswalk or intersection
    Explanation
    The correct answer is to yield the right of way to traffic not facing the sign and to all pedestrians waiting to cross and within the crosswalk or intersection. This means that if you encounter this sign, you must give priority to any vehicles or pedestrians who are approaching from the opposite direction or are already within the crosswalk or intersection. You should wait for them to pass before proceeding.

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  • 10. 

    • A.

      Parking is not permitted from the sign to the right

    • B.

      No parking

    • C.

      Playground zone

    Correct Answer
    A. Parking is not permitted from the sign to the right
  • 11. 

    • A.

      No left turn

    • B.

      No right turn

    • C.

      No U turn

    Correct Answer
    A. No left turn
  • 12. 

    • A.

      Reserved lane signs indicate that lanes are reserved for use by specific vehicles

    • B.

      Truck route

    • C.

      Speed limit signs

    Correct Answer
    A. Reserved lane signs indicate that lanes are reserved for use by specific vehicles
  • 13. 

    • A.

      Double right turn

    • B.

      Double left turn

    • C.

      Left turn lane control

    Correct Answer
    B. Double left turn
  • 14. 

    • A.

      Moose crossing

    • B.

      Playground zone

    • C.

      Animal crossing

    Correct Answer
    A. Moose crossing
  • 15. 

    • A.

      Trailer campground

    • B.

      Food

    • C.

      Accommodation

    Correct Answer
    A. Trailer campground
  • 16. 

    • A.

      Do not enter

    • B.

      Stop

    • C.

      Indicates that traffic is moving in an oncoming direction

    Correct Answer
    C. Indicates that traffic is moving in an oncoming direction
  • 17. 

    • A.

      Straight through or left turn

    • B.

      Left turn lane control

    • C.

      Right turn

    Correct Answer
    C. Right turn
  • 18. 

    • A.

      Right turn lane control

    • B.

      Double left turn

    • C.

      Divider ahead – keep right

    Correct Answer
    C. Divider ahead – keep right
  • 19.