The minimum age to get an instruction permit is:
15 years old
Before your license expires the Driver License Bureau will mail a renewal postcard to the:
most current address on your driver record
For a driver with an intermediate license, the restrictions are:
a driving curfew from 1:00 am to 5:00 am
If you fail the driving test three times...
the Department of Revenue will require driver training.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol examiner will check ther person's vehicle before beginning the driving test:
to make sure that the vehicle is in safe operating condition
A solid yellow line on the pavement to your left means:
the traffic on the side is moving in the opposite direction.
If a lane is not marked:
stay in the right lane unless you need to pass.
When the street light is showing a "protected" green turn signal:
you may only turn when the signal is a green arrow.
An orange traffic sign indicates
a construction zone.
A diamond shaped traffic sign indicates
a warning sign.
If there is no line or crosswalk at the stop sign
fully stop before the intersection.
A red triangle sign means
The minimum speed on a highway is
The maximum speed on lettered roads is
If a train is coming while you are approaching the tracks
you must stop if the lights are flashing
What color are stop signs?
What color are construction signs?
What color are recreation signs?
What color are hospital signs?
What color are signs for roads and highway exits?
At an intersection
drivers turning left must yield to oncoming vehicles going straight.
If you notice an emergency vehicle, you must
pull over to the right of the road and stop
You do not have to stop for a school bus if
you are traveling in the opposite direction on a highway containing four or more lanes of traffic.
When making a turn
you should signal 100 feet before turning
The middle left turn lane
may only be entered when preparing to slow down or stopping before making a left turn
It is important to remember when parking to
put your parking brake on
You can typically park
before or after a crosswalk
When parking down a hill
turn your wheels facing to the right (towards the curb)
Proper parallel parking includes
pulling up even with the car in front of the parking space
A driver may use a handicapped parking space
if a physically handicapped person is being dropped off or picked up and the vehicle displays a handicapped license plate
When passing on the highway
give plenty of room to the vehicle you just passed before changing lanes again
Blind spots are
next to or behind your car
Adjusting to traffic means
if you are going slower than the rest of traffic, pull over and let other cars pass you
When entering the highway
use the ramp to increase your speed to match the speed of the other vehicles
If your car breaks down on the highway, it is important to remember
get you car off of the roadway and in clear view if possible
Sharing the road with motorcyclists means
be aware that they change lanes when encountering bad road conditions
Safe driving practices when around large trucks include
making sure you can see the front of the truck before entering into the same lane
The "no zone" refers to
the term used to describe the blind spots around a truck or bus
A fully loaded tractor-trailer traveling at 55 mph could take up to _________ feet to come to a complete stop.
One pedestrian rule includes
yielding to pedestrians in an intersection even if you have the green light.
If you see a funeral processing you may
only enter an intersection if you do not cross the path of the procession
If you are confronted with someone with road rage, you should
get a description of the vehicle and driver
Seat belts are required
all the time
Defensive driving includes
expecting other drivers to make mistakes
The "____ Second Rule" is a good way to measure a safe following distance.
To have enough space to the side of your vehicle
drive in the center of your lane
Your stopping distance is
equal to your reaction distance plus your braking distance
You should try to signal ____ feet before you change directions.
What is the usual speed limit for a residential area?
For night driving, you should
use your high beams if there is no oncoming traffic
Leave ___ seconds between you are the car in front of you when driving in the snow or ice.
These surfaces freeze before any other part of the road.
Hydroplaning can happen at any speed over ___.
If you start to skid
gently turn your steering wheel in the direction that your rear wheels are sliding
If a vehicle is approaching you head on in your lane
pull over to the right
In Missouri, the blood alcohol concentration level that is illegal for an adult to drive a vehicle is
.08% or more
In Missouri, if a minor's blood alcohol concentration is over _____, their license will be taken away.
SATOP stands for
Substance Abuse Traffic Offender Program
If you refuse to take a chemical test of your blood alcohol concentration
your driver license will be taken away for one year
If you are younger than 21, your driver license may not be taken away if
you are not visibly drunk
something you don't want to get on your driving record
Your driving priveleges will be suspended if you receive
8 or more points in 18 months
When a person buys a vehicle, he/she must title the vehicle within
Liability insurance is
required for all vehicles in Missouri
You must keep proof of your insurance
in your vehicle whenever it is being used
If you are at fault in an accident and do not pay for the damages
your driver license and/or plates will be suspended for one year
You must report all vehicle accidents to the Driver License Bureau when
the accident involved an uninsured driver and there was damage over $500
If you are in an accident
exchange insurance information with the other drivers