drivers ed test Flashcards

Traffic light
Terms Definitions
permit fee
Alley Speed:
15 MPH.
green arrow
a protected turn
Sign Colors:Red







Red: Prohibitory

Green: Guide

Yellow: Warning

Orange: Construction

Blue: Motorist Services

Brown: Parks and Recreation

White: Regulatory

Black: Regulatory
means division of motor vehicles
white, black and red
Regulatory signs
glance continually and quickly through your orderly visual search pattern
3 organs that can be donated
True or False:
YOu should always yeild the right-of-way to cars entering the roadway when they're going in your direction.
Construction or maintenance warning - Color
orange color
228 feet
The appproximate stopping distance of a vehicle traveling at 55 mph is how far?
How long is a permit madatory?
6 months
___________ is when wet surfaces can cause tires to ___________ or ride up on a filim of water starting at about 35 mph. Braking is impossible and turning may cause a skid. If ___________ occurs take your foot off the gas.
in order to obtian court surpervison for a traffic violation, a minor must appear in court with a parent/legal guardain and attend traffic saftey school.
person traveling in an automobile who is not the driver
three-point turn
a turnabout made by turning left, backing to the right, then moving forward
What kind of glass was the component first used in windshields?
A certificate of title proves
who owns a car
tendency to want to go fast after getting off highway
When should you use your parking lights?
When parking
What is safe distance under ideal conditions?
2 seconds
persons under the age 21 who consume alcohol and drive when their BAC is below the state threshold are subject toif the BAC exceeds the legal threshold, regular DWI penalties will be enforced
the right of one roadway user to go first of to cross in front of another; right-of-way must be yielded to others in many situations
the distance traveled in an emergency to identify a need to stop
human perception distance
Every vehicle registered in NJ must be insured for
Liability Insurance.
school buses
yellow lights 300 ft
25 ft awat from both directions
Suspension/revocation action from another state, parental authorization withdrawn, voluntary surrender for medical/insurance purposes, and false statement on application.
What circumstances may lead to possible loss of your license?
For normal driving, a motorist should grip the
steering wheel by the outside rim at the________o'clock positions, keeping his/
her thumb along the face of the wheel.
9 and 3
Making Protected left turns.Protected: ______________________
When is it a Protected left turn? _____________________
Making Protected left turns.Protected: You have Right of Way (cautiously)
When is it a Protected left turn? Green arrow
right of way
Privilege of having immediate use of a certain part of a road
To make sure no one is about to enter your driving path, you should always look to the sides at
open area
a zone that has no restrictions to the line of sight or path of travel
leave yourself an out
a key to defensive driving... space cushion
Most often you will see a stop sign at the _ of two roadways.
Smoking inside a vehicle when a person younger than 18 years of age is present is:
Illegal at all times.
What is the purpose of a regulatory sign?
regulates movement of traffic
when entering or exiting a freeway you should always
use your turn signal
rate of acceleration
the time it takes to speed up from a stop or from one speed to a higher one
No faster than 65 mph
You are driving on a freeway posted for 65 mph. Most of the other vehicles are driving 70 mph or faster. You may legally drive:
15 mph
If a child runs into the road 45 to 50 feet ahead of your car, what is the highest speed from which you can stop with good brakes without hitting him
The basic costs of mobility are grouped into two categories: _ and _.
Crash costs and non crash costs.
At what age is the holder of a GDL Special Learner's Permit eligible to obtain a basic driver license?
18 years of age
When are you given a proposed License Suspension Notice?
When you have received 12 points
What is the safest type of turnabout?
a backwards turnabout from the right side
Lines and symbols are used on a roadway to:
warn and direct drivers and control traffic.
1) Motorists turning left in front of oncoming bicycle traffic. 2) Motorists turning right across path of bicycle traffic. 3) Motorists pulling away from a stop sign or failing to yield to bicycle cross traffic.
What are the three most common motorist caused car-bicycle crashes?
True or False: Proper hand position is left hand between 2-3 and right between 9-10.
False: right hand between 2-3 and left between 9-10.
Traffic on the street moves to the left.
You are driving on a one-way street. You may turn left onto another one-way street only if:
What is the last thing you should do before moving away form the right curb to enter traffic?
Check traffic over your left shoulder and check mirrors.
When you approach a school bus with flashing red lights from either direction you
may proceed only if there is a median between you and the bus
Most of the time, it is safe to drive
about as fast as the traffic around you.
you are stopped at a red light when an emergency vehicle with red lights flashing is coming from the rear. what do you do?
dont move and wait for them to pass
slow down
red octogon
stop sign
Class A?
plus sized vehicles
Identify the situation
Predict what could happen
Decide what you are going to do
Execute the appropriate safe maneuver
student permit
16,through driving school,5am-11pm, can have 1 person under 21 thats not in household,21 no restrictions
what sign has eight sides
conviction for fake ID
6 month suspension
identify the type of intersection:
an intersection is ___________ if there are traffic signals or signs in any direction.
Which cause greatest change in vehicles Kinetic Energy:
depth perception
vision that gives objects their three-dimensional appearance and that enables a person to judge the relative distance between two objects
Each year over _____ persons are killed in highway crashes
percent of crashes occur on country roads?
in bad weather use your __________ lights
You should always yield to
emergency vehicles
other vehicles already in the intersection
Force that creates heat and helps tire to maintain traction loss due to melting of tire rubber on the roadway.
Red Light
Must stop before the intersection or crosswalk and stay stopped until the light turns green.
fill out forms within first five days and send to boston registry, insurance company and the police departmant in the town that it occured
If aperson has been drivnking, what is the only thing that can be sober them up?
While driving, how many seconds should you be looking down the road?
20-30 seconds
obey the policeman
you are approaching an intersection and the traffic light is red. a policeman motions for you to proceed
I am applying for a class __ licence.
Flooded engine.
excess of gasoline in the engine preventing combustion (proper starting).
push-pull feed steering
a steering method in which the driver's hands do not cross even when changing lanes or turning
turning off a road
must signal 100 ft before turning
Studies show that a combiniation of alcohol an anger is responsible for what type of driving.?
Reckless and aggressive.
20-30 seconds
when do you slow down for a turn
How much is the maximum fine for a first conviction of driving without a license
When driving around a curve, your car will tend to keep
going straight
Level 1 license
learner's license after segment 1 from Secretary of State office.
when a school bus has stopped at a school to pick up or let off children, you may pass from either direction at a speed of no more than?
10 mps
roof and windows
snow and ice MUST be cleared off ____________.
If you are entering I75 expressway, the color of the sign will be
red, white and blue
wires have fallen on vehicle after collision what should you do?
"all of the above"
basic speed law
you may not drive faster than is safe and prudent for existing conditions, regardless of posted speed limits
quantity of alcohol consumed, body weight, how quickly drinks were consumed, food eaten
BAC is determined by four factors.
A motorist must stop for a school bus with ___________
flashing red lights.
What should you do at an intersection with a flashing yellow light signal?
Slow down, and cross carefully.
You should not pump the brakes on a car equipped with what type of braking system?
anti lock braking system
You _______________________ stop when meeting a stopped school bus on a roadway with ____ or more lanes. You __ __ __ __ stop if you are traveling in the _____ direction of the bus, but you should drive _________!!
Don't always need to; four; don't have to; opposite; carefully.
Roadways are the most slippery: During a heavy downpour. After it has been raining for awhile. The first rain after a dry spell.
The first rain after a dry spell.
Ideally, the in-vehicle test should be taken in
the same vehicle you have practiced in
Marijuana impairs the sensory and perceptual skills, and also affects concentration and judgment. Amphetamines make the driver less coordinated, more edgy, and have been known to cause lapses in concentration.
What effects does the use of marijuana and amphetamine have on driving?
In 1995, federal law was changed to make the speed limit
Up to each state to decide.
When you are making a left or right turn, it is correct to turn your wheels
when you actually begin the turn
Yield to any vehicle which has entered the intersection from the right or is approaching from the right. Make sure there any vehicles going left or right.
What precautions should a driver take at uncontrolled intersections
The road test consists of two separate elements which are administered in the following order:
basic controls skills test, on road driving test (also vehicle inspection.)
10.What should you do if you feel tired while driving on the highway?
Pull over and take a 20 minute nap
how should a driver proceed if within the intersection waiting to make a left turn and the traffic signal light turns red?
yeild to on coming traffic and finish the turn.
The risk of you cauSING a motor vehicle accident increases how many times when your BAC reaches.
0.05% = Drouble 0.10% = 6 times 0.15% = 25 times
if there is a single set of solid yellow lines in the center of the roadway, you:
may cross the lines to turn left into a private driveway
Stop as long as the red lights are flashing
A school bus ahead of you in your lane is stopped with red lights flashing. You should:
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