Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Distracted Driving?

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Distracted Driving Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Drivers who use hand-held devies are ___ times more likely to get into crashes serious enough to injure themselves than those who don't use hand-held devices.
    • A. 

      Two

    • B. 

      Four

    • C. 

      Six

    • D. 

      Three

  • 2. 
    Which of these is NOT considered distracted driving by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration?
    • A. 

      Eating and drinking

    • B. 

      Looking at a map or GPS device

    • C. 

      Changing the radio station

    • D. 

      Talking to passengers

    • E. 

      All of the above are considered distracted driving

  • 3. 
    What percentage of fatal crashes in 2009 involved reports of distracted driving?
    • A. 

      5 percent

    • B. 

      12 percent

    • C. 

      16 percent

    • D. 

      24 percent

  • 4. 
    Text messaging creates a crash risk ___ times worse than driving while not distracted.
    • A. 

      23

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      11

    • D. 

      15

  • 5. 
    Sending or receiving a text message takes a driver's eyes off of the road for an average of 4.6 seconds. How much ground can a driver going 55 mph cover in that amount of time?
    • A. 

      6 yards

    • B. 

      1 mile

    • C. 

      50 yards

    • D. 

      100 yards

  • 6. 
    The use of a headset is substantially safer than the use of a hand-held device.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which option is least safe?
    • A. 

      Driving with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08

    • B. 

      Driving while talking on a cellphone

    • C. 

      Driving while talking on a headset

    • D. 

      These options are equally unsafe

  • 8. 
    What law does Missouri have regarding texting and driving?
    • A. 

      Texting and driving is prohibited for everyone.

    • B. 

      Texting and driving is prohibited for those younger than 18.

    • C. 

      Texting and driving is prohibited for those 21 and younger.

    • D. 

      Texting and driving is completely legal.

  • 9. 
    The number of people killed by distracted driving in a month is equal to the number of people who would be killed if a commercial airliner crashed each month.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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