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1

If a green traffic light comes on and a pedestrian is still crossing, what should you do?

Wait as long as necessary for them to cross

2

What should a driver do when they see a slow moving learner driver up ahead?

Maintain a distance behind to avoid undue pressure

3

How is a learner driver likely to react in unusual traffic situations?

Slower than an experienced driver

4

What should you do if you see children on the road ahead?

Reduce speed and be prepared to stop

5

When intending to make a left-hand turn at a junction when cyclists and pedestrians are present, what should you do?

Check mirrors and watch for pedestrians and cyclists on the left

6

what should a driver do when they see joggers ahead on the left?

Check the mirrors, indicate and overtake, allowing them sufficient clearance

7

What should you due on a potholed road when overtaking a cyclist?

Allow extra clearance in case the cyclist swerves to avoid a pothole

8

What is courtesy pedestrian crossing

An uncontrolled pedestrian crossing place

9

What is the recommended minimum passing distance when overtaking a cyclist in speed zones over 50kmh?

1.5 metres

10

What is the recommended minimum passing distance when overtaking a cyclist in speed zones up to 50kmh?

1 metre

11

What could happen if a driver parks on a footpath?

Pedestrians could be impeded

12

If a driver suspects that their vehicle indicators have not been seen, what should they do?

Use a clear, decisive hand signal