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Drivers ed-test 5

Many roads are most slippery when it first starts to rain or snow because __________________.
oil and dust have not been washed away
Why is driving on expressways different from ordinary streets?
you must think and act faster
When your vehicle loses control on wet roads in the rain, it is called _____________.
What is the best defensive driving technique for driving in wind?
driving at slower speeds
Drivers must not _______________.
drink and alcoholic drink while driving
What effect does combining alcohol with another drug have?
the combination could multiply the effects of the alcohol and enhance a drug's dangerous side effects
___________ is the drug most often found in drivers involved in collisions (after alcohol).
Before traveling long or short distances on expressways, be sure to _________________.
check fluid levels in your car
knock your entrance and exit points well in advance
When driving at night switch to low-beams whenever you come within ___ ft of an oncoming vehicle
500 ft
Which lane delivers the driver to the acceleration lane and primarily gives the driver time to evaluate traffic conditions?
entrance ramp
Alcohol first impairs your _________.
If you try to enter what you THINK is an entrance ramp and see red and white signs marked "DO NOT ENTER" or "WRONG WAY", what should you do?
immediately pull over to the edge, turn around, and leave the ramp
"Implied Consent Law" means that when you apply for a drivers license in Indiana, by law, you ____________ a test of your blood, breath, or urine for the presence of alcohol or drugs
are consenting to
What are the most important considerations when driving on mountain roads?
vehicle condition
your speed
If you must drive in the fog, slow down and turn on your ____________________.
low-beam headlights
T/F If you begin to skid, let up on the accelerator and turn the front wheels in the direction of the skid.
In Indiana, anyone under age 21 who is caught ________________ will have his or her drivers license suspended.
purchasing alcohol
misrepresenting his or her age to obtain alcohol
using a fake ID to obtain alcohol
It's illegal to drive a motor vehicle with a BAC of ____% or more if under the age of 21.
Drug abuse and addiction lead to _________ changes in the brain.
long term
T/F The deceleration lane is an area where speed can be reduced to exit safely and yield to other drivers.
What is the most effective driving technique when driving in adverse conditions such as rain, fog, and ice?
slow down
If you refuse to submit to a breathalyzer test conducted by a law enforcement officer, the law allows the officer to _______________________.
confiscate your drivers license
Which of following is not a highway safety design feature?
pedestrian crosswalks
Which of following factors make driving more difficult at night?
limited vision
eye fatigue
glare from lights
Which of the following are examples of expressway interchange configurations?
diamond, trumpet and cloverleaf