Flashcards in Extra Deck (25)
Three things you can do if you need to change lanes but there is no gap:
Speed up, slow down, signal another driver
What should you do if you are the first car at an intersection and the light turns green?
Move over the crosswalk and wait for a gap. Keep your front wheels straight, and do not block the intersection.
What should you do as you pull into traffic?
A second over the shoulder check.
What is targeting?
Where you focus your vision while driving.
A pentagon sign is a...
School zone sign.
A circular sign is a...
Railroad crossing sign.
A pennant sign is a...
Warning no passing zone sign.
A sign with a red circle and diagonal line means...
The driver may not make the maneuver shown on the sign.
A legal stop requires you to...
Stop behind the stop line.
Make sure to do this whenever you see a warning sign.
How should you scan at an intersection?
Side to side and far to near.
When you leave a parallel parking spot, the first thing to do is...
Back up so that you can see the rear tires of the car in front.
You need about how much distance to complete a safe pass?
1/3 of a mile
If you want to pass, but there are several cars in line, what should you do?
Only pass one at a time.
If the car you are passing speeds up, you should...
Slow down and pull back behind the car.
The risk of injuring a child increases...
During the loading and unloading of a school bus.
What should you be prepared to do when going downhill?
Check your mirrors and adjust speed. Downshift if needed.
When you drive on a gravel road, you should...
Slow down because you have less traction.
On rural roads, be especially alert for...
Farm equipment, livestock, and cross traffic.
What is one thing that does not matter regarding railroad crossings?
The train’s length.
Always drive a roundabout to the...
If you are being tailgated, one thing never to do is...
Besides license suspension, why is it bad to refuse a breath test?
It can be used against you at criminal trial.
If a car passes a biker, the distance between them while passing should be at least...