when driving on the expressway how many seconds should you search ahead?
What does a flashing yellow traffic signal mean at an intersection?
slow down and proceed with caution
id an oncoming driver at night fails to use low beam headlights what can you attempt to do?
attempt to reduce glare by frequently looking to the right of the road
what should you always do if you want to back out of an angled parking space on a street with 2 way traffic?
back slowly and look over your right shoulder as you back
what does the do not enter sign mean?
the road ahead is closed in YOUR direction
When measuring a following distance under normal driving conditions the 4 second following distance is safe for what?
dry conditions under 45mph
how do you avoid conflicts when traffic is heavy in the right lane?
you should use the center lane
Who has the rightaway if you have reached an intersection with stop signs in all 4 corners at the same time as the driver on the left?
you have the rightaway
What is the most common reason for the loss of traction while driving on snow?
sudden or quick manuevers or reactions
when passing a large truck why is it important to leave as mush space between you and the truck?
large trucks create wind turbulance
What does an advisory speed sign with the speed limit of 35mph attached jsut before a curb mean?
that 35 is the fastest recomended speed under ideal conditions
What should you expect if a bicycle rider near you is a child?
expect them to do anything and adjust your speed and distance from the hazard
What does a depresent drug do?
slows down the central nervous system
What does impared depth perseption in drinking drivers cause?
causes drivers to perseve something as far away when it is acctually close
you are driving on a clear night in an area with few street lights on, if cant see well with headlights what action would help?
use your high beams when legal and keep your interior lights off
When will the driver of a large truck have the most difficulty seeing you?
to the sides and rear of his vehicle
What should you do when driving on gravel and following another vehicle?
reduce speed and allow the vehicle to move farther away
How must you communicate with others drivers when you intend to turn or change lanes?
by activating your turn signals over a distance of at least 100 feet
what should you not use when driving on slippery roads?
What should you do to avoid a collison with a vehicle that appears will hit you in the side?
break or accelerate quickly
What should you do when driving at night?
adjust your speed to keep your stopping distance within sight distance
what should you do at an intersection with a flashing yellow signal light?
slow down and be prepared to yeild
What should you do if you ezperience sudden break failure while driving?
rapidly pump the break
What is best to do if a large truck is traveling in the middle lane of 3 lanes of traffic going in the same direction as you and you want to pass it?
to quickly pass on the left and move ahead of it
What is minimizing?
the tcnique of reducing risk from a hazard by putting more distance between you and the hazard
What is the speed in a residential area unless otherwise posted?