VA DMV Manual Review
Before you get behind the wheel
A necessary requirement for all vehicles to be properly registered through the DMV
A car in this state insures safety before driving
8 and 4
Position hands should be placed at on steering wheel
Steering wheel should be held with ______.
Vehicles without insurance (motorist are subject to a fee of $500)
Doubles the chance of survival in a crash
The age of which a child must properly be secured in a safety belt,safety seat or a booster seat.
Distance in inches between steering wheel and driver.
Children under this age must ride in back seat.
Percentage of info about the road and surrounding area gathered through the eyes
Seconds a driver should scan straight ahead and from side to side
Traffic, Weather, C onstruction, Vehicles, Speed, Pedestrians etc.
Intervals in seconds a driver should check the rear view mirror
Areas that cannot be seen with mirrors
Distance between your car and the car in front of you in order to increase safety and vision
When being passed by another vehicle
Hills, Curves, No Passing Zones, Intersections, RR, Off Shoulder, School Buses when Red lights are flashing
Required from sunset to sunrise and when wipers are necessary. (VA law)
distance in feet between your vehicle and another vehicle where low beams must be used.
dstance in feet between your vehicle and another vehicle where high beams should not be used
Freezes before roads when driving in snow
distance in feet in which turn signal should to turned on
Dangerous driving behavior
CD/Music, Food, Traffic, Phones, Passengers etc.
Blood Alcohol Count limit for drivers over 21
Blood Alcohol Count limit for drivers under 21
NO ALCOHOL for under 21
Agreement to be chemically tested if pulled over for DUI stop
Drinks it takes to affect driving ability
Times more likely of getting into a vehicle crash after drinking
Cross Walks, School Bus with Flashing Lights, Flaggers, Blind Persons crossing
Reaction/Braking are affected by weather, visibility and mental condition