Permit Test Study

If there is an oncoming vehicle in your lane, you should:

Brake hard and look for an escape route on the right of the road

If a sign is posted at the beginning of the work zone listing a penalty for speeding, this penalty:

Is in addition to any other penalties for speeding.

During summer the temperature inside a parked vehicle:

Is often higher than the outside temperature.

When a truck makes a turn:

the rear wheels follow a shorter path than the front wheels

If there is a double solid yellow line in the center of a roadway, crossing the solid yellow line is:

Allowed if you are turning into or out of a private road or driveway.

Why should you pay special attention to bicyclists as you approach an intersection?

They are especially hard to see during a turn.

Grooming while driving:

Is an example of distracted driving.

What should you expect ahead when you see a sign that has the numbers 6 and 12 on it?

An underpass with low clearance.

Proof of liability insurance is needed:

Whenever you drive.

When driving at night in open country with no other vehicles near, you should turn on:

High-beam headlights.

Under the point system, you may lose your license if you within three years accumulate:

12 or more points.

When approaching a stationary public service vehicle that is stopped within 12 feet of the roadway with flashing warning lights activated, you must:

Move over or slow down.

When changing lanes, it is important to:

Look over your shoulder to make sure the lane is clear

If you miss your exit when trying to leave an interstate or other limited access highway:

Take the next exit.

When you hear the sound of a bell and see flashing lights at a railroad crossing, you must:

Stop before the tracks.

You are about make a left turn on a street where the posted speed limit is 45 mph. Before turning, signal continuously for at least:

200 feet.

Pedestrians crossing at street corners should be given the right-of-way:

Even at an unmarked crosswalk.

An open container of beer:

Cannot be transported in the passenger area of a vehicle.

It is recommended that you adjust your speed to a crawl when:

Driving on ice.

At a fire hydrant, parking is unlawful:

Within 15 feet.

What is the proper way to use anti-lock brakes in an emergency situation?

Keep steady pressure on the brake pedal.

Vehicles in a traffic circle or roundabout always travel:


Don't park in a parking space marked with the handicapped sign:

Unless you qualify for and display a handicap license plate or placard.

You are driving on a freeway posted for 65 mph. Around you, traffic is travelling at 70 mph. What should your speed be?

No faster than 65 mph.

Emotions affect your driving. If you feel angry, excited, or upset, you should:

Calm down before getting behind the wheel.

Odd-numbered highways generally run:

north and south

When being passed by another vehicle, you should

keep your speed

Crashes caused by drowsy driving occur most often:

When driving alone on high-speed rural highways.

Carbon monoxide is a gas produced by engines, and it

Has no smell

You want to make a right turn against a steady red light. You should:

Signal, stop and turn only when safe and allowed.

To avoid last minute moves, you should:

Look 10 to 15 seconds ahead on the roadway.

If your vehicle starts to hydroplane, you should:

Take your foot off the gas pedal.

Which light indicates that unprotected turns are permitted?

A flashing yellow arrow

If you are convicted of betting on a car in prearranged racing with another motor vehicle on the highway, your driving privilege will be suspended for a period of:

Three years

An anti-lock brake system (ABS) mainly provides drivers with the ability to:

Maintain control while coming to a complete stop

A two-way special left turn lane in the center of the road should be used for:

Left turns from both directions

When driving in fog, you should:

use your low beam headlights

What is true about signaling before making a sudden stop?

You may use hand-and-arm signals

You can use center turn lane for both left and right turns:


Parking your car in front of a driveway is:

never allowed

If you have extreme trouble seeing due to weather conditions, you need to:

Pull far off the roadway

If gates rise at a railway crossing, but the red light is still flashing, you should:

stop and wait until the red lights stop flashing

When should you use your horn?

When necessary to avoid accidents

A limited provisional license allows you to drive unsupervised with following number of non-family passengers under 21 years of age in the vehicle:


If an advisory speed sign isn't posted before a curve:

You must judge how sharp the curve is and change your speed accordingly.

When approaching a stopped emergency vehicle with activated lights on a multi-lane roadway, you must:

Vacate the lane closest to the emergency vehicle

You are driving car b when three vehicles approached an uncontrolled intersection. You have car A on your right and Car C on your left. You must yield to:

Car A

When backing up or reversing your car:

Turn around and look directly through the rear window

Which light indicates that you should slow down and proceed with caution at an intersection?

flashing yellow

Which of the following vehicles must always stop before crossing railroad tracks?

A truck with hazardous load