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three purposes

regulate, warn, and inform

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no do not or stop

red

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direction or guidance

green

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yellow or yellow green

general warning

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reglatory, law or rule

white

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road construction or repair
warning

orange

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driver services, such as food and
lodging

blue

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recreation and scenic area
information

brown

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octagon

stop

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diamond

warning

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traffic regulations or directions to drivers

rectangle

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inverted triangle

yield right of way

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pennant

no passing

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pentagon

school zones

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railroad cross AHEAD

circle

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crossbuck

actual rail road

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route marker

shield

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SIGNS
slow down as you approach the intersection give right of way to pedestrians

yields

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are rectangular and have a white background. They inform you
of traffic laws and regulations. You must obey these signs.

REgulatory signs

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are yellow, diamond-shaped, with black letters and symbols. They
tell you there are special conditions or hazards ahead.

Warning signs

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Railroad crossing signs

look both ways may have to stop

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are usually shaped like a shield, but there are different
shapes and colors. These signs show U.S., Interstate and state route numbers.

Route signs and markers

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red light (not flashing)

STOP

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yellow lights (not flashing)

you may go ahead but proceed with cuation

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green light

GO

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flashing red light

come to full stop, may go only when road is clear and right of way. Same as stop sign

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flashing yellow light

may go ahead but proceed with caution

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red arrow

cannot do movement shown by arrow

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yellow arrow

clear intersection

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flashing yellow arrow

must yield to oncoming traffic, can complete turn when safe

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green arrow

may turn but yield to traffic and pedestrains

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more than __ percent of pedestrians killed in Nevada during 2015 were killed in the ______ of an intersection

60% midblock

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HIGHWAY MARKINGS
are used to mark traffic lanes on roads which have more than
one lane moving in the same direction. You should drive within these lanes and not straddle
the lines. Passing is permitted when it is safe to do so

Broken or dashed white lines

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solid white lines

same direction, do not pass
exception is HOV

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separate lines of traffic moving in opposite directions

yellow lines (not dashed or broken

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mean you may
pass when it is safe to do so

broken or dashed yellow lines

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solid yellow line

NO PASS, also left edge on multi lane highway

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double yellow lines

NO PASS

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cross walk lines

always stop, yield to pedestrians

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stop lines, stop before entering, traffic from all directions

wide white lines

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may either indicate an extension
of a lane line through an intersection or may indicate
exit-only lanes on a freeway.

dotted white lines (similar to wide)

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You may not travel more than ___ feet in a
center turn lane before making a _____ turn and
you may not travel more than ____ in a center lane
after making a left-hand turn onto the highway before
merging with traffic

200, left hand, 50 feet

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train coming stop ___ ft from rail road

15

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do not ____ ____ while crossing railroad

shift gears

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signal lights flashing at railroad

must stop first, then proceed if clear

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don't park within __ feet of cross walk

50

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speed limit __ or __school zone in effect from

15 or 25 half hour before school to half hour after