Chapter 11 - Driving on Expressways Flashcards Preview

Driver's Education > Chapter 11 - Driving on Expressways > Flashcards

Flashcards in Chapter 11 - Driving on Expressways Deck (13)
Loading flashcards...
1

controlled-access highway

highway with limited access

2

highway hypnosis

drowsy state and inattentive

3

highway that resembles the outline of a four-leaf clover

Cloverleaf Interchange

4

minimal traffic road crosses a busy expressway

diamond interchange

5

side road forms a T intersection with an expressway

Trumpet Interchange

6

used in complicated intersections with high-volume traffic

all-directional interchange

7

velocitation

unconciously driving too fast

8

bunches of cars grouped together on an expressway

wolf pack

9

express lane

has few exits, used by traffic in morning and evening rush hours

10

acceleration lane

allows drivers to search for a gap while picking up speed

11

deacceleration lane

an added lane on an expressway to slow down

12

merging area

where vehicles blend into expressway traffic

13

median strip

between opposing lanes of traffic on an expressway