Wv DMV Practice Test 2

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  • 1. 
    You can avoid dangerous last minute maneuvers by looking _______ ahead of your vehicle at all times.
    • A. 

      10 to 15 seconds

    • B. 

      20 to 25 seconds

    • C. 

      15 to 30 seconds

    • D. 

      I never stop for school buses

  • 2. 
    What should you do if there is an emergency vehicle with flashing light behind you while you are in an intersection?
    • A. 

      Move to the left lane and stop.

    • B. 

      Move to the right lane and stop.

    • C. 

      Cross the intersection, proceed to the right lane and stop as soon as you can.

    • D. 

      Continue through the intersection as slow as possible, and then stop.

  • 3. 
    Please read the following statements and select which one is true for when you should use your turn signals.
    • A. 

      You only need to use your turn signals when pulling away from the curb.

    • B. 

      You must use your turn signals when pulling up to the curb but are not required to be used when pulling away from the curb.

    • C. 

      You must use your turn signal when pulling up to and away from any curb.

    • D. 

      I'm from Ohio, we don't use turn signals.

  • 4. 
    You must obey instructions from crossing-guards when:
    • A. 

      You must always obey school crossing-guards

    • B. 

      Directly before and after school hours.

    • C. 

      There are children present.

  • 5. 
    Before you make a left hand turn you must signal continuously during the last ___ feet before the turn.
    • A. 

      25

    • B. 

      50

    • C. 

      100

    • D. 

      0

  • 6. 
    When merging on to the interstate (freeway) you must accelerate to:
    • A. 

      A speed just below the posted speed limit.

    • B. 

      A speed which matches the flow of traffic

    • C. 

      The posted speed limit

  • 7. 
    If you see a solid yellow line next to a broken yellow line this means:
    • A. 

      That vehicles may pass in all directions

    • B. 

      That vehicles next to the solid yellow line may pass

    • C. 

      That only vehicles next to the broken line may pass.

  • 8. 
    If you are driving and a dust storm blows across the freeway causing reduced visibility, you should reduce your speed and turn on your:
    • A. 

      Emergency Flashers

    • B. 

      Parking lights

    • C. 

      Head lights

    • D. 

      Horn

  • 9. 
    What is the best answer if your car is equipped with a passenger side airbag?
    • A. 

      Use the rear-facing child restraint system in the front passenger seat.

    • B. 

      It is OK for small children to ride in the front passenger seat of your car.

    • C. 

      Small children should ride in the back seat.

  • 10. 
    Scenario: You are traveling 30mph, someone pulls out in front of you and you need to stop immediately. Approximately how far will your car go in 1.5 seconds before you can react and start braking?
    • A. 

      33 feet

    • B. 

      66 feet

    • C. 

      210 feet

    • D. 

      150 feet

  • 11. 
    If you're driving on an Interstate (freeway) and a car is attempting to merge into your lane, you should:
    • A. 

      If possible, safely make room for the merging vehicle.

    • B. 

      Accelerate quickly to get out of merging vehicles way.

    • C. 

      Reduce your speed quickly so the other vehicle can merge.

    • D. 

      Do nothing.

  • 12. 
    Driving off the paved roadway to pass another vehicle is allowed when:
    • A. 

      There is enough room on the should to do so safely.

    • B. 

      The vehicle you are attempting to pass is turning left.

    • C. 

      You may never drive off the paved roadway to pass.

    • D. 

      When I have 4x4 turned on.

  • 13. 
    Which of the following statements is true about blind spots?
    • A. 

      You can eliminate your blind spots by using your two outside mirrors.

    • B. 

      Tractor trailers and large vehicles have blind spots which are larger than most passenger vehicles.

    • C. 

      The proper use of all 3 mirrors will eliminate your blind spot.

    • D. 

      Blind spots? I'm invincible.

  • 14. 
    At what time are you allowed to pass a school bus?
    • A. 

      If another driver signals you to proceed.

    • B. 

      If the school bus is not in motion and the red lights are flashing.

    • C. 

      If the school bus is in motion.

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 15. 
    At what distance should you stop when you see active crossing devices at the railroad crossing?
    • A. 

      A maximum of 50 feet and a minimum of 15 feet from the nearest railroad track.

    • B. 

      At least 30 feet but not more than 100 feet from the nearest track.

    • C. 

      At least 30 feet but not more than 50 feet from the nearest track.

  • 16. 
    What should you do if your car starts hydroplaning or skidding?
    • A. 

      Turn the wheel firm and sharp

    • B. 

      Try to gradually lower your speed

    • C. 

      Step firm on the brake

    • D. 

      YEEEEHHHHAWWWWW BBBAAABBBYYY!

    • E. 

      Try to steer off or away from the road.

  • 17. 
    Choose the best answer for driving on a slippery surface with snow or ice.
    • A. 

      Allow less space than usual between you and the car in front of you

    • B. 

      Use your parking lights

    • C. 

      Pump your brakes to keep them from freezing.

    • D. 

      Drive slowly to avoid sudden turns or stops

  • 18. 
    Who has the right-of-way at an “unmarked” crosswalk?
    • A. 

      Bicyclists only

    • B. 

      The pedestrian

    • C. 

      Drivers only

    • D. 

      Whoever arrives first

  • 19. 
    What type of signs control traffic speed?
    • A. 

      Warning

    • B. 

      Regulatory

    • C. 

      Directional

    • D. 

      Service

  • 20. 
    Parking is prohibited?
    • A. 

      Within 15 feet of a fire hydrant

    • B. 

      Within 50 feet of a crosswalk at an intersection

    • C. 

      Within 30 feet of the nearest rail of a railroad crossing

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 21. 
    What is the penalty for first offense of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs?
    • A. 

      3 years in the State penitentiary and fined $3000 dollars.

    • B. 

      6 months to 1 year in the County jail and fined $1000 dollars.

    • C. 

      2 years in the County jail and fined $3000 dollars

    • D. 

      24 hours to 6 months in the County jail and fined $100 dollars.

  • 22. 
    The road is the most dangerous?
    • A. 

      After it rains

    • B. 

      While it is raining

    • C. 

      When it begins to rain

    • D. 

      All of the answers are correct.

  • 23. 
    What shape is a stop sign?
    • A. 

      Octagon

    • B. 

      Round

    • C. 

      Square

    • D. 

      Rectangular

  • 24. 
    A policeman is at a traffic light and motions you through a red light, do you?
    • A. 

      Wait for a green light

    • B. 

      Obey the police officer and go through the red light

    • C. 

      Run over the police officer

    • D. 

      Sound you horn after the light turns green to alert the officer

  • 25. 
    When making a right hand turn at a red light?
    • A. 

      Turn on your turn signal and turn

    • B. 

      Turn right only after the light turns green

    • C. 

      Yield the right of way to oncoming traffic, then turn right after the lane is clear

    • D. 

      Turn on your hazard lights and turn right