Oths Driving Scenario Quiz: Test!

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Oths Driving Scenario Quiz: Test!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In a few sentences write about the dangers of texting and driving. Use an example or personal experience to strengthen your argument.
  • 2. 
    Road trips can get boring. It would be less boring if you were in your dream car. If you could drive any car across the country, what would it be? What songs would you listen to?
  • 3. 
    It is really cold outside and you are relieved when you finally make it home after a long school day. The forecaster is predicting two feet of snow overnight. You instantly get excited because you know that if school is canceled you will get to ______________________ with your free time.
  • 4. 
    List at least three reasons that you would not immediately go when your light turns green.
  • 5. 
    Since it is cold outside and wet, what is the biggest concern that should you have for the upcoming bridge?
    • A. 

      No concerns! It's only raining a little.

    • B. 

      The bridge is too small for it to be affected by the conditions.

    • C. 

      The bridge could be icy even though it is raining and not quite cold enough to snow.

    • D. 

      A troll might jump out and demand payment.

  • 6. 
    You are driving down the road and are about to make a right at the intersection. What things should you think about doing before making the turn? Check all that apply.
    • A. 

      Slowing down sooner than normal because the roads are wet. 

    • B. 

      Notice that the light is red so you will have to make a complete stop before determining if it is clear to proceed with caution.

    • C. 

      Focus on that gas price to see if it is the lowest one in town.

    • D. 

      Ensure there are no pedestrians that are going to cross in front of you just out of the current view.

  • 7. 
    The speed limit is 40 and there is a green light. This driver, however, is going a slower speed. A good explanation for this is that the light is a stale green, meaning it has been green for awhile.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A car has just pulled out right in front of you. It is good practice to first:
    • A. 

      Let your foot off the accelerator and cover the brake in the event that you need to slow down.

    • B. 

      Keep going like they aren't there since they should be out of the way when you get there.

    • C. 

      Slam on the brakes as fast as you can.

    • D. 

      Give them the one fingered wave.

  • 9. 
    You are driving in front of Walmart and people keep walking in front of you. You are stopped at a stop sign and ten minutes late for work. In the current situation the next step is to:
    • A. 

      Creep forward until people stop walking in front of you.

    • B. 

      Honk a few times to clear you path.

    • C. 

      Back up quickly and go a different way if it doesn't clear very soon.

    • D. 

      Sit and wait patiently until no one remains in the crosswalk. If it remains clear, then proceed slowly and with caution.

  • 10. 
    You suddenly decide that you want to eat at taco bell for lunch. Before/while changing to the left lane you should: (mark all that apply)
    • A. 

      Check your blind spot.

    • B. 

      Check your mirrors.

    • C. 

      Jerk over quickly before the lane is filled.

    • D. 

      Put on your left blinker.

  • 11. 
    You are in the right turn lane and planning on turning on the road where the red vehicle is waiting. Mark all of the appropriate actions to do before turning.
    • A. 

      Put on your right blinker well in advanced.

    • B. 

      Brake early and slowly because of the road conditions.

    • C. 

      Speed through the turn so you get to your destination more quickly.

    • D. 

      Turn on your hazard warning lights since you will be slowing down on the main road.

  • 12. 
    Speeding through school zones while children are present is not only dangerous, but it can also drastically increase the fines if you are pulled over.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The yellow sign on the right is telling you to be aware of what?
    • A. 

      Animals crossing the interstate

    • B. 

      People crossing the road

    • C. 

      Airplanes landing nearby

    • D. 

      Slow moving vehicles

  • 14. 
    You have been driving down the interstate for hours and you start to feel a little drowsy. You should consider doing the following since it is the safest option for yourself and others:
    • A. 

      Take the next exit or stop at the next rest stop to take a break.

    • B. 

      Pull over on the side of the road to rest.

    • C. 

      Keep driving through the drowsiness because you could never fall asleep at the wheel.

    • D. 

      Turn up your music really loud to keep yourself awake.

  • 15. 
    There is a car on the shoulder of the interstate up ahead. Where should you position your car to avoid this obstacle?
    • A. 

      If the left lane is clear, then turn on your blinker and move over. If not, then stay to the left side of the right lane and slow down.

    • B. 

      Keep going as you are because the car is likely abandoned.

    • C. 

      Pull over to see if they need help.

    • D. 

      Quickly move to the left lane because you want to be as far as possible from the hazard on your right.

  • 16. 
    After passing you, you notice the white minivan is cutting back into your lane.  You should:
    • A. 

      Brake to prevent them from hitting you

    • B. 

      Speed up so that they can see you in their blind spot

    • C. 

      Grasp your steering wheel firmly so when they hit you, you don't spin out of control

    • D. 

      Put on your hazard flashers and wave your arms out of your window so that they see you

  • 17. 
    When passing a semi truck
    • A. 

      Drive very slowly so you can see if the truck is going to try to change lanes into your lane

    • B. 

      Continuously beep your horn while aggressively passing so that the truck driver knows you are there

    • C. 

      Drive on the rumble strip to get more space and alert the truck driver that you are there

    • D. 

      Continue passing the truck at a consistent speed

  • 18. 
    When stopping behind a stopped car, it is the best practice to:
    • A. 

      Leave enough space so that you can still see the back tires of the car in front of you.

    • B. 

      Pull up as close as you can so that there is plenty of room in the turn lane for more people.

    • C. 

      Stop where you are in the picture because any closer would be too close.

    • D. 

      Flash your lights so they know that you are behind them.

  • 19. 
    If you are planning on getting off on the rest stop, then when should you start slowing down to the recommended 20 mph?
    • A. 

      Slow down once you are in the exit lane and off the two interstate lanes.

    • B. 

      As soon as you see the sign so that way you are already going the speed needed to get off on the exit.

    • C. 

      Speed up in case someone behind you is getting off the ramp too.

    • D. 

      Only slow down if there are others around you.

  • 20. 
    When there are more than two lanes of the interstate, when is it appropriate to be in the left most lanes? Check all that apply.
    • A. 

      When passing slow moving vehicles.

    • B. 

      When there is a hazard in one of the right most lanes.

    • C. 

      When there is an exit on the left side of the interstate that you need to take.

    • D. 

      When an ambulance is coming up behind you on the interstate.

  • 21. 
    When there is a double turn lane, and you are turning:
    • A. 

      Keep to the right of any yellow line.

    • B. 

      Stay in your lane by not going over the white lane separation line.

    • C. 

      Be aware of the people turning in the other lane so they don't come too close.

    • D. 

      Wait until there is no one else turning.

  • 22. 
    Maintaining a safe following distance is key to avoiding accidents. In ideal conditions, it is important to stay at least ______   _________ behind the car in front of you.
    • A. 

      4 seconds

    • B. 

      8 seconds

    • C. 

      2 seconds

    • D. 

      2 car lengths

  • 23. 
    Your cruise control is set to 70 mph and you are quickly approaching the car in front of you. Your car is an old one and doesn't have any fancy cruise control technology. What are good adjustments you could make to avoid hitting the car in front of you?
    • A. 

      Turn off you cruise control so you don't keep gaining on the car.

    • B. 

      If you have time before reaching the car, check your mirrors and blind spots so you can change lanes if it is clear.

    • C. 

      Adjust the speed on your cruise control to go slower by 1 mph.

    • D. 

      Pass the car on the right side if the left lane is occupied.

  • 24. 
    You realize that your lane is exit-only and you want to remain on the interstate. What is an appropriate action? Check all that apply.
    • A. 

      Take the exit if the lane next to you is occupied. You can always get back on the interstate.

    • B. 

      Check your mirrors and blind spot to see if you can move back over to the left.

    • C. 

      Panic and quickly pull back on to the interstate.

    • D. 

      Hit the button that turns your car into a plane and fly to where you want to go.

  • 25. 
    You want to take the parking spot that the red car is backing out of. What should you do? Check all that apply.
    • A. 

      Leave plenty of room so the red car can continue backing up.

    • B. 

      Put on your turn signal so surrounding cars know of your intent to park in the spot.

    • C. 

      Speed up and swiftly park in the spot before someone else takes it.

    • D. 

      Turn to the right and back into the spot.