Ms. Diamonds Rules
Drivers Education: Sophomore Health
Be on time to class, tardiness will not be tolerated.
You are responsible for all components of the class.
o If you are absent or have lab it is your responsibility to make up all of the
work that you
Driver Education Project
Assignment: Design a flag that conveys a positive message about this years teen
driver safety theme: the intersection of substance abuse and teen driver safety. The
flag/banner should be the size of a piece of paper (8 x 11).
Chapter 1 & 2
The NJ Driver License System
NJ Driver Testing
All applicants for the
basic driver license must
pass a knowledge test of
traffic laws, rules and
regulations, by scoring at
least 80 percent on a 50question test.
The answer to every
Sharing the Road with Others
who fail to yield to pedestrians are
subject to $100 fine and up to 15 days in
n Never pass a vehicle at a Crosswalk.
n Pedestrians and Joggers should face
oncoming traffic and use sidewa
Driving Privileges and Penalties
Driving is a privilege,
not a right.
How to Lose Driving Privileges
failure to appear in court or to pay
failure to pay surcharges
driving while suspended
failure to provide proof of insurance
Drinking, Drugs and Driving
Alcohol is a DRUG!
! Alcohol is a drug that affects overall driving
! May make a motorist overconfident and
unable to think clearly.
! Drinking a small amount of alcohol increases
a motorists chances of havin
Alert - Never think the other driver will
not make a driving mistake.
Be Prepared - Learn what to do in any
case that requires a quick driving decision.
Act in Time - Try not to panic. K
Safe Driving Rules and
Exceeding the speed limit is a
common cause of fatal and
other types of accidents. Always
obey the speed limit. Speed
affects almost everything that
can happen while driving. A
good rule is to ke
Seat Belt Law
w The New Jersey seat
belt law requires all
front-seat occupants of
operated in New Jersey
to wear a seat belt
system. The driver is
passengers under 18