Do You Know All Driving Rules?

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Do you consider yourself a good driver and do you know all the driving rules? Answer these questions that gauge your knowledge try out this quiz. It is a simple set of questions therefore it will be easy to answer.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    It is illegal for a person 21 years of age or older to drive with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) that is________ or higher.
    • A. 

      0.08%- Eight hundredths of one percent

    • B. 

      0.10%- One tenth of one percent

    • C. 

      0.05%-Five hundredths of one percent

  • 2. 
    You must notify DMV within 5 days if you:
    • A. 

      Sell or transfer your vehicle

    • B. 

      Are cited for a traffic violation

    • C. 

      Paint your vehicle a different color

  • 3. 
    On freezing, wet days, which of the following roadways is most likely to hide spots of ice?:
    • A. 

      Roadways near the tops of hills

    • B. 

      Roadways on bridges and overpasses

    • C. 

      Roadways paved with asphalt

  • 4. 
    Slowing down just to look at collisions or anything else out of the ordinary:
    • A. 

      Causes traffic congestion

    • B. 

      Prevents rear-end collisions

    • C. 

      Improves traffic flow by preventing collisions

  • 5. 
    On a freeway, you should look farther ahead than you would on a city street:
    • A. 

      In order to see potential hazards early

    • B. 

      Because it takes 1/4 mile to stop your vehicle completely

    • C. 

      Because it helps you keep up with traffic

  • 6. 
    You must notify law enforcement and make a written report (SR 1) to DMV when:
    • A. 

      You intend to file a certificate of nonoperation for you vehicle

    • B. 

      Your vehicle is towed for parking illegally

    • C. 

      You have a collision and there is an injury or death

  • 7. 
    Three of the most important times to check traffic behind you are before:
    • A. 

      Backing, making a sharp turn, or crossing an intersection

    • B. 

      Backing, changing lanes, or slowing down quickly

    • C. 

      Changing lanes, crossing intersections, or slowing down quickly

  • 8. 
    This sign means don't pass:
    • A. 

      Until after you pass the sign

    • B. 

      Until it seems safe to do so

    • C. 

      Other vehicle for any reason

  • 9. 
    A curb painted blue means parking is:
    • A. 

      Allowed for no longer than 15 minutes

    • B. 

      For picking up or dropping off passengers

    • C. 

      For disabled persons with a special placard or plate

  • 10. 
    Yellow lines separate:
    • A. 

      Traffic lanes on one-way streets

    • B. 

      Traffic moving in opposite directions on a two-way road

    • C. 

      All carpool lanes from regular traffic lanes

  • 11. 
    After passing a car, it is safe to return to your driving lane when:
    • A. 

      The driver you just passed signals you to return to your lane

    • B. 

      You signal for three seconds your intention to return to your lane

    • C. 

      You see the headlights of the passed car in your rearview mirror

  • 12. 
    You may make a left turn on a red light only from a:
    • A. 

      One-way street onto a two-way street

    • B. 

      One-way street onto a one-way street

    • C. 

      Two-way street onto a one-way street

  • 13. 
    An orange and red sign of this shape on a vehicle always means:
    • A. 

      The vehicle has the right-of-way

    • B. 

      Slow-moving vehicle

    • C. 

      Shoulder work ahead

  • 14. 
    You must yield the right-of-way to an emergency vehicle by:
    • A. 

      Driving as near to the right edge of the road as possible and stopping

    • B. 

      Moving into the right lane and driving slowly until it has passed

    • C. 

      Stopping immediately, even if you are in an intersection

  • 15. 
    Which statement is true about motorcyclists and motorists?
    • A. 

      Motorcyclists are not allowed to drive faster than other traffic during congested road conditions

    • B. 

      Motorcyclists have the same rights/responsibilities as other motorists

    • C. 

      Motorcycles are heavier than other vehicles and are less affected by wind/rain

  • 16. 
    When should you yield your legal right-of-way?
    • A. 

      Often, even at controlled intersections

    • B. 

      When it helps prevent collisions

    • C. 

      Never, it confuses other drivers

  • 17. 
    A red arrow pointing to the right on a traffic light means you may:
    • A. 

      Turn in that direction after slowing and checking traffic

    • B. 

      Not turn in that direction until the light turns green

    • C. 

      Turn in that direction after you come to a complete stop

  • 18. 
    A pedestrian starts to cross the street after the " Don't Walk" signal begins to flash. The pedestrian is in the middle of the street when your signal light changes to green. You should:
    • A. 

      Proceed if you have the right-of-way

    • B. 

      Proceed if the pedestrian is not in your lane

    • C. 

      Wait until the pedestrian crosses the street before proceeding

  • 19. 
    A Car suddenly " cuts" in front  of you creating hazard. Which of these actions should you take first?
    • A. 

      Honk and step on the break firmly

    • B. 

      Take your foot off the gas

    • C. 

      Swerve into the lane next to you

  • 20. 
    You are driving and there are oncoming cars on your left and a row of parked cars on your right. You should steer:
    • A. 

      Closer to the oncoming cars than the parked cars

    • B. 

      Closer to the parked cars than the oncoming cars

    • C. 

      A middle course between the oncoming and parked cars

  • 21. 
    A pedestrian who is blind or visually impaired uses traffic sounds before deciding to cross the street. If you see a pedestrian with a guide dog or white cane waiting to cross at a corner, you should:
    • A. 

      Stop at the crosswalk and honk your horn

    • B. 

      Drive into the crosswalk so the person can hear your engine

    • C. 

      Pull up to the crosswalk so the person can hear your engine

  • 22. 
    Which of these statements is true about drinking alcohol and driving?
    • A. 

      If you can walk a straight line after drinking, it is safe to drive

    • B. 

      If you are under the legal blood alcohol concentration limit, your driving isn't impaired

    • C. 

      Alcohol affects judgment, which is needed for driving safely

  • 23. 
    You must look for bicycle riders in the same lanes used by motor  vehicles because they:
    • A. 

      Must ride facing oncoming traffic

    • B. 

      Illegally share lanes with motor vehicle

    • C. 

      Are entitled to share the road with you

  • 24. 
    When a should bus with its red lights flashing is stopped ahead on your side of the road, you must:
    • A. 

      Stop until all the children have left the bus

    • B. 

      Stop until the lights stop flashing

    • C. 

      Change lanes, drive slowly, and pass cautiously

  • 25. 
    A safe zone is a specially marked area for passengers to get on or off buses or trolleys. You many not drive through a safety zone:
    • A. 

      Only when a bus or trolley is present

    • B. 

      Only when a bus or trolley is unloading passengers

    • C. 

      At any time or for any reason

  • 26. 
    You should signal continuously whole turning because it: 
    • A. 

      Is illegal to turn off your signal before completing a turn

    • B. 

      Lets other drivers know what your intentions are

    • C. 

      Is always unsafe to turn off a signal before completing a turn

  • 27. 
    Drivers of large trucks often travel with a lot of space in front of their vehicle. This extra space is needed for:
    • A. 

      Other drivers to use when merging onto an offramp

    • B. 

      The truck driver to use for stopping the vehicle

    • C. 

      Other drivers to use when they want to slow down

  • 28. 
    Smoking inside a vehicle when a person younger than 18 years of age is present is:
    • A. 

      Legal, if it is your child

    • B. 

      Illegal at all times

    • C. 

      Not restricted by law

  • 29. 
    You can drive off the road to pass another vehicle:
    • A. 

      If the vehicle ahead is turning left

    • B. 

      If there are two or more lanes traveling in your direction

    • C. 

      Under no circumstances

  • 30. 
    To help avoid skidding on slippery surfaces you should:
    • A. 

      Shift to a lower gear after starting down a steep hill

    • B. 

      Speed up to enter curves and slow down to exit them

    • C. 

      Slow down before entering curves and intersections

  • 31. 
    You exit a freeway on a ramp that curves downhill. You should:
    • A. 

      Slow to a safe speed before the curve

    • B. 

      Slow to the posted speed limit for the freeway

    • C. 

      Wait until you have entered the curve to begin breaking

  • 32. 
    If your cell phone rings while you are driving and you do not have hands-free device, you should:
    • A. 

      Answer the call because it may be an emergency

    • B. 

      Let the call go to voice mail

    • C. 

      Check the incoming number before answering the call

  • 33. 
    You are approaching a green traffic light, by traffic is blocking the intersection. What is the best thing to do?
    • A. 

      Partially enter the intersection to establish your right-of-way

    • B. 

      Don't enter the intersection until you can get completely across

    • C. 

      Continue into the intersection and wait for traffic to clear

  • 34. 
    You are driving on a freeway posted for 65 mph. Traffic is heavy and moving 35 mph. The best speed for your vehicle most likely:
    • A. 

      25 mph

    • B. 

      35 mph

    • C. 

      30 mph

  • 35. 
    Flash your break lights o
    • A. 

      Need to warn other drivers of an accident ahead

    • B. 

      Are temporarily parked in a traffic lane to make a delivery

    • C. 

      Are backing out of a parking space

  • 36. 
    It is illegal to leave children are six or younger unattended in a car on a hot day:
    • A. 

      Even if they are secured in a child passenger restraint system

    • B. 

      If they are supervised by a person twelve years of age or older

    • C. 

      Only if the key is in the ignition