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1 Drink is equivalent to
12 oz. beer, 5 oz. wine, 1.5 oz. 86 proof liquor
25 times, 6 times, 2 times respectively
Chances of Accident Will Increase With BAC of .15%, .10%, .05%
three suspensions in three years
Habitual Offender is someone who has
3-5 month suspension; $250-400 fine; $1000 insurance surcharge for 3 years, 12-48hr IDRC ($230/day); up to 30 days imprisonment
First DUI Conviction with a BAC of .08% to .10% punishment
30-90 day suspension; 15-30 day community service; IDRC/alcohol education/highway safety program and $1000 insurance surcharge for 3 years; 12-48hr IDRC ($230/day), up to 30 days imprisonment
First DUI Conviction of an underage driver with a BAC from .01% to .08% punishment
7 month-1 year suspension; $300-500 fine
if BAC greater than .10% punishment
3-second rule. 1 car length per 10mph
Rule of Thumb for Speed Adjustment
Hydroplaning
starts at 35mph, by 55mph tires can totally leave road surface. car rides up on film of water and motorist loses control
ease foot off gas
Acceleration Lane
extra lanes at highway entrances to join the flow of traffic
2 weeks
Report a Name Change within
100 ft
Signal Before Turning at
6 in, 20 ft, 75 ft, 10 ft, 25 ft, 50 ft, 50 ft
Parking Distances for curb, driveway entrance to fire station, street opposite fire station entrance, fire hydrant, cross walk, railroad crossing, stop sign
suspension, jail, fine
Penalties for Driving W/O Insurance
3
if motorist receives no moving violations for 1 year how many points are subtracted
equal to driving with .10% BAC for first offense
Penalty for Refusing a Breath Test
stop if possible
When Approaching Steady Yellow Light
left lane to left lane
When Making Left Turn
close to center line
Making Left Turn From Two-Way Street
turn after stopping completely and checking for pedestrians and other cars
When "No Turn On Red" is Absent
crosswalk
Two Parallel White Lines Across a Road
license, registration, proof of insurance
Documents Present at All Times
low-beams
when driving in Fog use
Two Cars in Intersection Simultaneously the right-of-way belongs to motorist on...
Right
in both directions
Solid Yellow Lines are Usually Found when traffic goes...
when motorist in front is turning left, when on multilane road
When to Pass on the Right
stop
Flashing Red Light
proceed w/ caution
Green Light
stop line
Solid White Line Across Intersection
warning/caution
Diamond-Shaped Sign
stop
Octagonal Sign
yield
Triangular Sign
turn toward the direction the rear of the car is skidding, don't brake
In a Skid what do you do?
horn, headlights, signals
how can you communicate w/ Other Drivers
first 15 minutes of rainfall
Road is Most Slippery during
10 mph
When there is a School Bus in Front of School how fast can you pass
towards curb, towards curb, towards curb, towards road
Which way do wheels face when parking downhill with/ without curb, uphill with/ without curb
slow down, regain control, slowly turn onto road
Vehicle Runs Off Pavement
liability
Mandatory Insurance
0.08%
BAC "Under the Influence"
motorist going straight
Two Cars From Opposite Directions, One is turning, who has the right-of-way?
straight out, out and up, out and down
Hand Signals for left turn, right turn, and to stop or slow down
1/2 hour before sunrise, 1/2 hour after sunset, when visibility is less than 500ft
Headlights Must Be Used
open-country driving
High-Beams Are Used
check tires
When hearing a Thumping Noise one should...
12 seconds, low-beams
When City Driving how many seconds ahead does one look and what headlights does one use?
steering problem
Front of Car Vibrating is caused by a
signal when passing, when coming out of a blind alley, curve, or roadway
Use Your Horn
keeps motorist from being thrown, slows body down w/ vehicle, keep motorist in position (eliminates sliding in seat)
Benefits of Seat Belts include...
check left first
When Crossing An Intersection
over-breaking
Common Brake Mistake New Drivers Make
accelerates too quickly, turns too fast, brakes improperly
Vehicle Will Skid If Motorist
shift to lower gear
If Wheels Spin motorists should
go into lower gear, pump brake pedal
When there is Brake Failure one should
hold steering wheel firmly, keep vehicle straight while gradually slowing down, remove foot from gas pedal, don't brake
When experiencing a Blowout one should...
wait until next exit
Missing An Exit
slow down, vehicle will tend to go straight
When Driving On a Curve...
no signs or signals
motorist should slow down and be prepared to stop
Uncontrolled Intersections
stop
Railroad Crossing With Flashing Light
when passing
Keep to Right Except
beer and marijuana
Most Often Found in Drivers Involved in Collisions
pedestrians, emergency vehicles, traffic on main road
Yield To
slow down, steer back to road
Returning From Dirt Shoulder
Eye Checkup must occur how often?
every 10 years
Deceleration Lane
extra lane for slowing down at highway exit
fine, more suspension, jail
Driving While Suspended
student and supervising driver
Responsibility When Student Commits Traffic Violation
2 years
Car Inspection Every
25 mph
Speed Limit in school zones, business or residential
.
Speed Limit in suburban business areas and residential areas is 35 miles per hour But is 25 MPH in residential districts or business districts
50 mph
Speed Limit in non-posted rural roadways
55 mph
Speed Limit in certain state highways (when posted) and interstates
65 mph
Speed Limit in certain interstates (when posted)
9&3
Hand Position on Steering Wheel
14 days
Inspection of vehicle after Moving to NJ within how many days after registering it
Implied Consent Law
by using NJ roadways, motorists are automatically agreeing to a breath test when asked
that gives, going in the same direction, or stationary
To Lessen Impact of Collision hit something
stop quickly, turn quickly, speed up
To Avoid a Collision
11:00 pm to 5:01 am
Hour Restrictions on Special Learner Permits and Examination Permit/Provisional Licenses
driving at night
be sure you can stop within the distance you can see when
for emergencies
No Hand-Held Devices Except
under 8 years old and under 80 pounds
Child Restraints are required for a child who is...
1 year
Provisional Driver is Provisional For
DUI or accumulation of 4 or more points
Motorist Must Attend Remedial Training Class For
no passing and passing
Solid and Broken Lines means
1 additional non-household member
Passengers restrictions for GDL drivers
1 week
Report Change of Address within
17 years old, 6 months supervised driving without suspensions, pass road test
Requirements for Provisional License
16 years old, pass knowledge test, enrolled in approved BTW training course
Requirements for Special Learner Permit
21 years or older, holds NJ driver's license, 3 years or more experience
Accompanying Driver Requirements
$100
Fine for Violation of GDL Permit/ Provisional License Conditions
60 days or when his/her license expires, whichever comes first
Registration for Out-Of-State Drivers within
10 years suspension, 180 days jail, IDRC, up to 90 days community service
3rd Conviction of DUI
slow down and be prepared to stop
When Approaching Uncontrolled Intersection one should
November 15th through April 1st
Studded Snow Tires are allowed from
loss of driving priviledge, fine up to $1000, up to 6 months imprisonment
Altering A Driver's License results in...
$200-$500 fine, imprisonment of 30 to 90 days
Getting Illegal License results in...
6 months
How long is supervision w/ GDL Examination Permit required
Probationary Driver Program
for 2 years after receiving special learner permit or examination permit, 4 or more points (2 moving violations) must enroll in Driver School Program ->$100
3 points
Completion of Probationary Driver School Program results in a deduction of how many points?
black and yellow circle
Railroad Crossing Sign
right of the road until the vehicle passes
If A Vehicle Is Approaching With Bright Lights where do you look and for how long?
speeding, jerking motion,
weaving, quick stops, slow driving
Telltale Signs of Drunk Driving
amount of alcohol consumed, body weight, how quickly drinks were consumed, food eaten,
BAC is Determined By
reaction time, balance, coordination, vision, depth-perception
Alcohol Impairs
90% is oxidized by liver
10% is released in breath, urine, and sweat
How Alcohol is Removed
This can affect your driving
Tiredness, Drugs and alcohol, and illness.
When turning onto a 4 lane road from a 2 lane road it is best to turn into
The lane closest to the center of the road
If the brakes fail to stop your car, you should
put your car into a lower gear and pump your brakes.
The colors of a stop light from top to bottom are
red, yellow, green.
Drugs and alcohol can affect
Coordination, decision making and vision.
A new vehicle does not get inspected for
4 years
If you are 21 or over, you are considered under the influence if your BAC is
0.08%
An uncontrolled intersection is
an un-marked intersection
DUI means
driving while using drugs or alcohol
To obtain a Special learner's permit you must
pass a written test, eye test and 6 hours of behind the wheel
A warning sign is the shape of a
Diamond
A basic driver's license is awarded to someone who is at least
18
An orange triangle sign with a red border means
slow moving vehicle
If you are under 21 years old, you are considered under the influence if your BAC is
over 0.00% (not allowed to drink)
When a driver holds their left arm straight out the window it means he will
turn left.
Driving can be affected by
prescription drugs and illegal drugs
If you get a flat tire while driving on a two lane road the best thing to do is
take your foot off the gas and slowly leave the roadway
Use the 3 second rule when
determining following distance
If a student permit driver commits a traffic offense, the responsibility lies with
The instructor and the parent
Every licensed driver must have three items with them while driving. They are
a valid license, valid insurance and registration
An habitual offender is someone who
a person with three suspensions in three years
A state resident must transfer their license
within 60 days or until the out of state license expires whichever is first
Hydroplaning can cause
tires to ride up on a film of water and not contact the pavement
A common mistake for a new driver is
hitting the brake to hard
The purpose of a deceleration lane is
to allow the driver to slow down when leaving a highway/expressway
Where should the drivers hands be on the steering wheel
at 9and 3 o'clock
Drivers may use studded snow tire between
November 15 and April 1
If you are about to enter a curve in the road, you should
slow down before entering the curve
A triangle sign means
yield
Rearview mirror blind spots are found
Behind rear window post, on the left side, and on the right side.
Driving while your license is suspended can result in
up to a $500 fine and 6 months of additional suspension
A conditional license in NJ can
not be obtained by any driver what so ever. (Never)
When your car goes into a skid
Take your foot off the gas, turn in the direction the rear of the car is going, and do not brake suddenly during the skid
If you loose a permit or license you should report it first to
the police
right turns are allowed at a red light when
after a full stop, when there is not a no turn on red sign and when traffic has been checked
When near a stop sign, you can park
as close as 50 feet.
An aggressive driver may exhibit
illegal passing and weaving in traffic
You can pass a school bus at 10mph when its red lights are flashing only if
the bus has pulled in front of a school to pick-up or drop off students
As few as two drinks can affect your
decision making, coordination, and reaction time
As a car enters a curve, it tends to go
straight
A motorist must stop
at the direction of a traffic officier
Under a GDL permit of license seat belts should be worn by
any person in the car regardless of age
Stopping distance depends on
individuals reaction time, speed, and vehicles weight
An eight sided sign is
a stop sign
If you want to park uphill with a curb, you should turn your wheels to the
left
To communicate with other drivers during the day it is best to
use your horn
MVC should be noticed if
your name changes and your address changes
When approaching an intersection to make a turn, you signal
at least 100 feet in advanced.
Drivers convicted of a moving violation in a construction zone can
have their fines doubled.
Under a special GDL learner's permit, you can not operate a vehicle between the times of
11:01pm - 5:00 am
A high Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) con only be lowered by
time
A special GDL permit allows you to drive
after you completed a driver education course and are at least 16 years old
If it is raining, a truck trying to stop can
take 25% longer to stop than a car can.
When we drive in the city we use the
12 second rule
At an uncontrolled intersection always yield to the driver on the
right
One 5 ounce glass of wine has the same amount of alcohol as
1 and 1/2 ounces of 86 proof liquor
You should only use your high beams when
driving on country roads with little or no traffic
To get an examination permit you must
pass a vision and knowledge test and be at least 17 years old
The good host law states
the host may become involved in a law suit if someone leaves their home and has an accident
The type of insurance every driver must have in the state of NJ
liability insurance
A sign that is colored blue is for
information
In order for a driver to get a probational license they must
Complete 6 months of supervised driving, be suspension free, and pass a road test
If you turn the steering wheel to the right while in reverse, the rear of the car will
Go to the right
If a GDL driver commits any GDL conditions other than a moving violation they will receive a fine of
$100
It is the law to stop
when pedestrians are in a cross walk, when behind a vehicle yielding to pedestrians, and when there is a stop sign.
To get a special learner's permit the student must be at least
16 years old
BAC is defined as
Blood Alcohol Concentration
A probationary license lasts for
one year
A driver should always yield to
people in a corss walk, fire engines, and police cars.
When must you signal before making a turn?
At least 100 feet before the intersection
How close may you park to a stop sign?
50 feet
How close may you park to a corner?
25 feet
How close may you park to a fire hydrant?
10 feet
What is the stopping distance on a dry road at 50 m.p.h.?
243 feet
What is the proper distance you may park from the curb?
6 inches or less
What are the penalties for driving without insurance?
Suspension of driver's license and registration and fines
Serious accidents causing death, injury or $200 damage must be reported within 5 days to?
A Division of motor Vehicles office
Points are only issued for?
Moving Violations
When will you be given a proposed License Suspension Notice?
After receiving 12 points
What is the penalty for driving with a suspended license-first offense?
Fine of $500 and up to 6 months additional license suspension
What is the penalty for not telling the truth when applying for a license?
No less than a $200 fine and up to 6 months imprisonment
Up to 3 points may be subtracted from your record if you receive no moving violations for how long?
One year
What is the penalty for refusing the breath test?
6 months suspension (first offense)
Who is responsible if a student commits a traffic offense?
Both the student and the accompanying instructor or licensed driver
What should you do if approaching a steady yellow or amber signal?
Slow down, and stop before entering the intersection only if possible
What is a good practice while driving?
Keep from looking at one thing for more than a few seconds
What is the proper lane to turn into when making a left turn?
The lane nearest the center in the direction you are heading
When driving at night you should be able to stop?
Within the distance you can see ahead
Where should you position your car to make a left turn from a two way street?
The lane nearest the center of the road
What is a good practice when nearing an intersection?
Slow down and be prepared to stop`
What is the purpose of traffic laws?
To protect you and other drivers
If there's a "No Turn On Red" sign, when can you make a turn on red?
Never
If you feel or hear unusual thumping noise while driving it may be?
The tires
What is the best advice if your car is stranded in a heavy snowstorm?
Stay with your car
What is a good practice when driving in the city?
Check intersections ahead for signals
What must you do if you want to turn left at a traffic light?
Yield to oncoming traffic
If the front of your car vibrates, the problem may be with your:
Steering
What do two parallel white lines across the road mean?
Pedestrian cross walk
Which lights should you be using when driving in fog?
Low beams, or fog lights
What papers must you have when operating a motor vehicle?
License, registration, and insurance card
When should you use your horn?
When coming out of a dark alley
What should be done if two cars enter an uncontrolled intersection simultaneously?
The driver to the left must yield to the driver on the right
Yellow center lines would usually be found where?
On a two-way road (no passing)
Why should you use seat belts and shoulder belts?
They increase your chance of surviving an accident
When may you pass on the right?
If the car in front is turning left and there is a lane for driving on the right
What does a flashing red light mean?
Stop, proceed with caution
What does a green light mean?
Proceed when safe
What does a single solid white line across an intersection mean?
You should stop behind the line for a traffic sign or signal
What does a yellow diamond shaped sign mean?
Warning or caution
When should you use your parking lights?
Only when parking
Which way should you turn if you are going into a skid?
In the direction the back of your car is skidding
How far should you stay behind the car that you are following?
At least two seconds
What direction should you check first when approaching an intersection?
The left
If two cars reach a four way stop at the same time, what is proper procedure?
The driver on the left yields to the driver on the right
What should you do if you go into a skid?
Take your foot off the gas
What is the most common mistake a new driver makes with the brakes?
Pushing the brake too hard
What is the best way to talk to other drivers?
Through the use of your horn and lights
What does a red eight-sided sign mean?
Stop
What does a red and white triangular sign mean?
Yield
If you drive through a deep puddle, what should you do?
Test your brakes
When is the road surface most slippery?
During the first few minutes of rain
When should you use your high beams?
Open country driving situations
If the lights of oncoming cars are in your eyes, what should you do?
Look to the lower right side of your traffic lane
A driver's left hand extended upward means what?
He's making a right turn
A driver's left hand extended straight out means what?
He's making a left turn
A driver's left hand extended downward means what?
He's making a stop or slowing down
The safest way to exit an expressway is to?
Slow your car to the posted speed limit
What should you do if your brakes fail?
Shift to a lower gear and pump your brakes
What should you do if your electric signal fails to operate?
Use hand signal(s)
What should you do if you have a blowout?
Slow down gradually
One method of using the 2 second rule is by using a:
Fixed object on the side of the road
What should you do if you miss an exit on an expressway?
Go to the next exit. Don't back up
When you are driving on a curve, your vehicle will go in what direction?
Straight
What is good practice at an intersection that has no signs or signal?
Be ready to stop if necessary (cover the brake)
It is good practice to keep a space cushion in order to?
Give you time to react
One of the best defenses against drunk drivers is:
Proper wearing of seat belt
When a school bus has stopped at a school to pick up or let off children, you may pass in either direction at a speed no more than:
10 miles per hour
How should you turn your wheels when parking downhill next to a curb?
To the right towards the curb
Special permits may be issued for a 16 year old when:
The 16 year old is enrolled in a Behind the Wheel Driver Education Course or enrolled in a Commercial Driving Education course and when the permit is purchased by a state approved Driving Instructor
In city driving, a good habit is to:
Look ahead 12 seconds
When approaching a railroad crossing with flashing lights:
Stop no closer than 15 feet of the nearest rail
You are required by new Jersey law to keep to the right except:
When on a one-way street, when passing, or if it is impractical to travel on that side of the roadway
Studies show that the greatest number of people arrested for drunk driving had been drinking what kind of alcoholic beverage?
Beer
The speed limit in a school zone is:
25 mph
The speed limit in a business area is:
25 mph
The speed limit on a highway is:
50 mph
You should always yield to:
Other vehicles already in the intersection, pedestrians and emergency vehicles
If you want to return to the road from a dirt shoulder:
Slow down, then turn your wheels to climb the pavement edge
An agricultural license allows the operation of a farm registered vehicle:
For agricultural use only
To make a right turn you should:
Get in the right lane
A 12 oz. Can of beer has as much alcohol in it as:
1 ½ oz. Of 86 proof whiskey or one 5 oz. Glass of wine
Whether your blood alcohol content raises above legal limits depends on:
How fast you drank, your weight, how much you drank
The best way to reduce your chances of having an alcohol related accident is:
Don't drink and drive
If you are arrested for drunk driving in New Jersey, your chances of being convicted are:
96%
Drugs that may affect basic driving skills are:
Cold medicines, tranquilizers, and some prescription drugs
Driving while under the influence of intoxicated beverages means:
The driver shows obvious signs of being drunk
When blood/alcohol content reaches 0.15%, your chances of getting into a serious/fatal accident will increase:
25 times
What is "Habitual Offender"?
Any person whose license has been suspended 3 times within 3 years
The first conviction penalty for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs is:
$250-$400 fine and possible imprisonment for 30 days and loss of license for 6 months - 1 year
In NJ, you must always keep to which side of the road (except when passing)?
Right
With a blood alcohol concentration of .05 - .08%:
You may or may not be under the influence
With a blood alcohol concentration of .08% or more:
You are definitely under the influence (regardless of age)
New Jersey licensed drivers have an eyesight recheck every:
10 years
What is a good rule of thumb in adjusting to traffic?
Try to adjust your speed to the flow of traffic
What is a good rule of thumb for following distances on dry roads?
One car length for every 10 mph speed or 2-3 second space between cars
What does the word " tailgating" mean?
Driving too close to the vehicle in front. This does not allow enough time to react if the vehicle ahead stops suddenly or slows
What does hydroplaning mean?
Losing the tire grip on wet roads and riding on a film of water
What is an uncontrolled intersection?
An intersection where there's no traffic signals or signs
When should you dim your headlights?
In city driving and when following or meeting another vehicle within 500 feet
What is an acceleration lane?
An extra lane provided at the entrance to an expressway to provide a vehicle distance in which to build up speed
You must stop at least _ feet from a school bus with its red lights on?
25
What is the name of the distance that the car travels while the brakes are being applied?
Braking distance
Dates for studded tires on New Jersey roadways are?
November 15th to April 1st
Information signs are what color?
Blue or green
What should you do if a traffic light is not working?
Slow down, yield to traffic, and proceed when safe
Depth perception means the same as:
Distance judgment
Persons under the age of 21 are considered under the influence (DUI) when their blood alcohol content is:
.01, .05, or .08%.
Any amount of alcohol is over the limit
You can practice driving with a valid special learners permit (for a 16 year old):
Between 5:01 A.M and 11 P.M.
You must be at least _ years old to register a motor vehicle?
17
As you drive, you are required to stop your vehicle:
At an intersection with a stop sign, at a red light and when an officer orders you to do so
NJ issues a _ year basic license?
4
It is important to slow down:
On narrow roads, at intersections or railroad crossings,and when the road is wet or slippery
Vehicle stopping distances never depend on:
Time of day
The best way to take a curve is to:
Slow down before entering the curve
If a student fails the driving test (road test) for the fist time, how long must he/she wait before taking it again?
At least 14 days
You may drive on public or private property to avoid a traffic sign or signal only if:
Directed to do so by a police officer
When it is legal to make a right turn on red, you must:
Make a full stop and check traffic
What is a good form of I.D. to bring to the Permit test?
Original Birth Certificate (county issued, with the raised seal)
You can get alcohol out of your blood by:
Time. The more you wait, the less the influence.
The position of the hands on the steering wheel are:
At 9 and 3 o'clock
The definition of a blind spot is:
Area which cannot be seen in the outside mirror(s)
The inspection sticker on a new vehicle is good for:
24 months
At what age can a high school student with a valid learner's permit take commercial driving lessons?
16 years
What is the penalty for not having your insurance card with you?
Fine up to $100
A single, solid white line across a road at an intersection means:
Stop within 5 feet of the line for a sign or traffic light
If you have an out of state license, and move to NJ, you must apply for a NJ license within:
60 days, or before your current license expires, whichever comes first
Some signs of alcohol impairment are usually:
Swerving, going too fast or slow
What is the penalty for driving a vehicle with an expired inspection sticker?
Fine, arrest and registration revocation
On a three lane road, the center lane is used for:
Left turns
In selecting an area to do a three point turn (K- turn) you should check:
Volume of traffic,Width of the road, and if the car is at or near an intersection
If you are involved in a personal injury accident that requires you to report it to the Division of Motor Vehicles you must:
Report the accident to your insurance company at once
An articulated license allows you to operate what?
Vehicles of 18,000 lbs or more, joined by a coupling device
How long do you have to report a change in address on a NJ license?
1 week
What would indicate that a tire has been habitually over-inflated?
Wear on the center of the tire
Headlights, not parking lights alone, must be used:
One-half hour before sunset to one-half hour after sunrise, in poor weather conditions, and when visibility is 500 feet or less
A check point for parallel parking is:
Rear bumper opposite rear bumper of car parked in front of desired space
If your car breaks down on an expressway, the first thing you should do is:
Try to pull off the road safely
To drive a tractor trailer in NJ what type of license must you obtain?
Articulated Vehicle license, or CDL
If you run off the pavement, the first thing you should do is:
Slow down and turn back onto the pavement slowly
The implied consent law means:
Driver agrees to take a breath test
Most fatal accidents are due to?
Inattentiveness
If a person becomes drunk in your home and has a motor vehicle accident after leaving your home you could:
Be involved in a lawsuit
The term one car length for each 10 mph is used to describe:
Following distance
If a driver receives a "proposed license suspension", he/she must......:
Attend a NJ driver improvement program, ask for a hearing with the division of Motor Vehicles or turn in his/her license for the suspension period
When you buy a used car which has an expired inspection sticker, the car must be inspected within:
Two weeks
What indicates under-inflated tires?
Excessive wear on the edges of the tires
How long do you have to report a name change to the DMV?
2 weeks
If a collision is impossible to avoid, you can lessen the impact by:
Steering away from objects that do not give way
Hand signals:
Are the same for all states
A restriction on a special learner's permit for a 16 year old is:
(S)he must have a behind the wheel driver education course
Failure to give consent to be tested for alcohol consumption (the implied consent law) is punishable by:
6 months suspension of driving privileges
In adverse weather conditions, the stopping distance of a truck increases by:
25 percent
When making a left turn into a road with more than one lane going in the same direction, you must:
Start to turn the wheel a little before reaching the middle of the road, and turn into the nearest lane to the center.
When purchasing a used vehicle you may:
Get the car inspected within 14 days, or wait until the inspection from the previous owner expires if applicable
If a traffic light is hanging horizontally, which side is the red on?
The left
A provisional license is good for:
1 year
A basic license is good for:
4 years
The BAC level for over 21 is:
.08
under 21: .01 (i.e. anything)
To avoid a $25 charge when purchasing a used car:
Transfer title within 10 business days of sale
For all moving violations committed on a NJ license while driving in any state under the interstate compacts laws, you will receive:
2 points on your NJ license
To avoid highway hypnosis:
Avoid looking at any one thing for more than a few seconds at a time
Anyone over 21 must wait to take their road test (after passing the written test):
3 months
Where do you go in the event of an emergency vehicle:
Move to the extreme right
You know you are in the blind spot of a truck in front of you if:
You can't see him in his mirror
One of the main things to look out for when dealing with a truck is:
Their blind spot
Where should a car seat be placed?
In the back seat in the middle
NOT THE FRONT
What isn't allowed to get a GDL permit?
Handheld devices
The standard accident prevention "formula" is:
Be alert, Be prepared, Act in time.
The standard fine for a GDL infraction is:
$100
A "learner's" or "student" permit, refers to:
A permit for a 16 year old.
Since emotions play such a large role in driving, when you are angry, upset or overly excited:
It is always better to put off driving until you have had time to cool down.
If a person with a BAC level of .05% doubles their chances of getting into an accident, then a person with a BAC level of .10%:
Has a 6 times greater chance of getting into an accident
You must be careful to stop for bicyclists and pedestrians?
As directed by law, when they are in a crosswalk
If a driver is 21 or older, are they subject to the GDL time restrictions?
No
Is driving a privilege or a right?
Driving is a privilege
The number of drinks needed to raise your blood alcohol content above the legal limits depends on ..
Your body weight, the amount you drink and the time element involved
1 1/2 ounces of 80 proof liquor (shot) contains the same amount of alcohol as:
2 Ounces of beer (1 can)
If you drink to excess:
Only time and waiting will permit your body to get rid of the alcohol.
If someone leaves your house drunk:
You can be held liable.
Studies show that the greatest number of people arrested for drunk driving had been drinking what kind of alcoholic beverage?
Beer
6. You have had too much to drink for driving purposes when your blood alcohol content has reached what level?
.08%
Implied consent law means:
On request of a Police Officer you agree to take a breath test to determine blood alcohol content
The first offense for refusing to take the breath test is:
Suspension of license for 7 months and a fine of $300-$500
If your blood alcohol concentration (BAC) reads .15% your risk of a serious crash or death is how many times greater?
25 times
Large vehicles on a wet or slippery road surface stopping distance can increase by:
25%
How far in advance should you signal before your intended turn?
At least 100 feet
When a school bus with its red lights not flashing has stopped in front of a school to pick up or let off children, you may pass from either direction at a speed of no more than.
10 MPH
On a roadway that is not divided by a raised median, when a school bus is stopped and has its flashing red lights on you must:
Stop no closer than 25 feet
If you have points on your record, NJ allows up to three points to be subtracted from your driving record:
One year from the date of your last moving violation
When approaching a red light with a green arrow pointing left, you are allowed to
Slow turn left after checking traffic
You were suspended from driving based on points. How long is your probation period after reinstatement?
1 year
If two cars enter an uncontrolled intersection at the same time:
The driver to the left should yield to the driver on the right
At an uncontrolled intersection, one with no signs, or signals, you should:
Slow down and be prepared to stop if necessary
A solid line across an intersection means:
Stop at intersection behind the line
When it is legal to make a right turn on red, you must:
You make a full stop and check traffic
Hours of driving are limited if you have GDL learners permit and are between 17 and 21 to what time of the day?
5:01 am to 11:00pm
The best way to take a curve is to:
Slow down before entering the curve
Your vehicle will tend to move in what direction when traveling on a curve?
In a straight line
You should expect to see double solid center lines on:
A winding two lane road
A person holding a GDL license must take training classes:
If 4 points are accumulated
What is the three second rule used for?
Following Distance
With a GDL student permit, you must:
Take 6 hours with a driving school. Be supervised for 6-months minimum. Be supervised by a New Jersey Licensed driver who has had their license for atleast three years
In what position should your wheels be when parking on a downhill street with the curb to the right?
Towards the curb
High beam lights are used for?
Open country driving
You should use your parking lights when:
Parking
What color line markings are found on an one way street?
A solid or broken white line
What should indicate that a tire has been habitually over-inflated?
Wear on the center of the tire
In City Driving, a good habit is to:
Look 12 seconds ahead
A warning sign is what shape?
Diamond
Hydroplaning is most likely to occur:
In a heavy rain storm
If you have a blow out, you should:
Slow down gradually
What is the proper distance you may park from the curb?
6 Inches
What are some tell tale signs of a drunk driver?
Weaving between the lanes. Quick and sudden stops. Driving slower than the normal traffic flow.
A provisional driver is provisional for how long?
1 year
A triangular sign with an orange center and red border means:
Slow moving vehicle
A third conviction of DWI is punishable by:
A. Suspension of driver license.
A restriction on a special learners permit for a 16 year old is:
Must have a behind the wheel driver education course. Can only practice drive with a licensed driver over 21 years of age. All passengers in the vehicle must wear safety belts
A flashing yellow or amber light means:
slow down, proceed with caution
What road marking indicates that it is illegal to pass in either direction?
Double solid line
When using the brakes, a common mistake a new driver makes is
Pushing the brake pedal down too hard
When are lighted lamps required in New Jersey?
Between a half hour after sunset and until a half hour before sunrise or if visibility is less than 500 ft
The deceleration lane is used for:
Leaving the highway
At a speed of 50 MPH how many car lengths should you stay behind the vehicle infront of you?
5
What indicates under inflated tires?
Excessive wear on the edges of the tires
what is the penalty for driving a vehicle with an expired inspection sticker?
Fine. Arrest. Registration Revocation
What is the shape and color of a railroad crossing sign?
Round and yellow
When will you be given a proposed license suspension notice?
When you have received 12 points
Where should you position the car to make a left turn from a two-way street?
The lane nearest the center of the road
What is the shape and color of a school crossing sign?
Yellow and Pentagon
What must you do if you want to turn left at a traffic light?
Yield to the on-coming traffic
What do two parallel white lines across the road mean?
Pedestrian Crosswalk
Which lights should you use when driving in fog?
Low beams
Insurance surcharge increases are caused by what violations?
Refusing a breath test
When may you pass on the right?
When the car in front of you is turning left and there is a lane for driving on the right
You are allowed to park how many feet from the crosswalk?
25 feet
How many sides are on a yield sign?
3
What is a habitual offender?
Any person whose license has been suspended three times in three years
What is the maximum speed in the State of New Jersey unless otherwise posted?
50 mph
If you drive through a deep puddle, what should you do?
Test your brakes
Studded snow tires may be used during what months of the year?
November 15th through April 1st
A driver's left hand extended straight out means what?
He is making a left turn
A drivers left hand extending downward means what?
He is slowing or stopping
The safest way to exit an expressway is to?
Slow your car to the posted exit speed
What should you do if your electric signals fail to operate?
Use hand signals
If you violate the restrictions on your Provisional license, the fine is:
$100.00
Persons under 21 years of age (the legal drinking age) are considered under the influence when their BAC is:
none aloud
Your vehicle has gone into a rear wheel skid. What should you do?
Turn into the direction of the skid
You may drive on public or private property to avoid a traffic sign or signal when:
Directed to do so by a police officer
In New Jersey, you must be at least how old to register a vehicle?
17
If you want to return to the road from a dirt shoulder, you should:
Slow down, and then turn your wheels to climb the pavement edge
The shape of a stop sign is?
8 Sided. Octagon
The speed limit in New Jersey in a business or residential area unless otherwise posted is?
25
A single solid white line across the road at an intersection means?
Stop within five feet of the line for a sign or traffic light
At night you should drive slow enough to be able to stop within:
The distance ahead lighted by your headlights
How many points must a driver accumulate before he receives a proposed license suspension?
12
When a school bus with its red lights flashing is stopped on your side of a dual highway, with a safety island or raised median, you must:
Stop and wait till red lights are turned off
When approaching a stopped frozen dessert truck with its stop sign showing, what can you do?
Stop then proceed at a speed of no more than 15 mph
If a person has been drinking, what can sober them up?
Time
When driving on a permit, a 16-year old must be accompanied by a licensed driver who:
Is over 21
What must you do at a railroad crossing?
Look both ways
What is the average stopping distance of a passenger vehicle traveling at 50 mph?
243 feet
How many sides are on a yield sign?
3
While practice driving, who may be charged with traffic violation?
The student driver only. The licensed driving instructor only
A green light means:
Go when safe
What is the stopping distance at night for a passenger vehicle traveling at 50 mph?
268 feet
You have had too much to drink for driving purposes when your blood alcohol content has reached what level?
.08%
What is the range (distance) your low beam headlights will allow you to see ahead?
350 feet
What is the range (distance) your high beam headlights will allow you to see ahead?
500 feet
When are roads most slippery?
During the first few minutes of rainfall
What is a blind spot?
Areas around your car that do not appear in the mirrors
What is a NO-ZONE?
Blind spots around trucks
You are driving directly behind a large truck, how do you know if your vehicle is in the trucker's blind spot?
You can not see the truck's mirrors
What is the speed limit in a residential area unless otherwise posted?
25 mph
What is the correct hand signal for a right turn?
Left arm up
What is the recommeded hand position on the steering wheel?
3 and 9
a motorist who legally changes her name must report within
two weeks
a motorist who legally changes her address must report within
one week
special learner permit: no driving between
11:01PM and 5:00AM
examination permit: no driving between
12:01AM and 5:00AM
provisional driver license: no driving between
12:01AM and 5:00AM
child restraint law
children up to age 8 or a weight of 80 lb must ride in booster seat in the rear
when driving in reverse, backup lights...
should be on. (against NJ law to have backlights on while moving forward)
a vehicle should not be driven with tires that have...
less than 1/16 inches of tread (dime edge)
NJ laws prohibit add-on...
tinting on windshields and front side windows
stopping distance depends on: (7)
1. motorist reaction time 2. weather and road conditions 3. vehicle weight 4. brake conditions 5. condition and type of tires 6. roadway conditions 7. speed
stopping distances on dry surfaces for passengers: 10MPH
17 feet
stopping distances on dry surfaces for passengers: 20MPH
47 feet
stopping distances on dry surfaces for passengers: 50MPH
243 feet
motorist should turn on the turn signal at least..
100 feet before turning
hand signal: stop or slowing down
hand and arm downward, palm facing to the rear
hand signal: right turn
hand and arm upward
hand signal: left turn
hand and arm straight out
when parking a vehicle facing downhill
hand brake should be set and the vehicle's wheels should be turned toward the curb
when parking a vehicle facing uphill
hand brake should be set and the vehicle's wheels should be turned away from the curb
speed: school zones, business or residential districts
25 MPH
speed: suburban business and residential districts
35 MPH
speed: non-posted rural highways
50 MPH
always slow down (6)
1. on narrow or winding roads 2. at intersections or railroad crossings 3. on hills 4. at sharp or blind curves 5. where there are pedestrians or driving hazards 6. when the road is wet or slippery
passing: both center lines solid
no passing allowed
passing: one center line is broken
passing allowed only on the side with the broken line
passing: both ceter lines are broken
passing allowed on both sides
right of way: generally, the vehicle on the left must yield..
to the vehicle on the right
when a traffic signal has malfunction, the traffic signal observed as a...
four way stop signal
driving on private property to avoid a traffic signal...
is a motor vehicle violation
weave lane
both an entrance and exit for an expressway, the motorist entering from the entrance ramp must yield the right-of-way to the motorist exiting the expressway
if a motorist's vehicle becomes disabled (6)
1. pull off as far as possible onto the shoulder or median 2. turn on emergency flashers 3. raise the hood to signal for assistance 4. ask anyone who stops to go to a phone and call for assistance 5. do not get into a stranger's vehicle 6. stay in the vehicle and lock the doors
unless a no turn on red sign is posted, NJ law authorizes...
a right turn on a red light after the motorist checks for traffic and comes to a full stop
when making a left turn, the motorist should ...
turn into the lane nearest the center line of the right side of the other road
a motorist must stop for a school bus ...
with flashing red lights, at least 25 ft away
when travelling on a dual-lane highway if on the other side of a safety island or raised median, or at school directly, a motorist must (school bus),,
slow down to 10mph
when frozen dessert truck has flashing red lights, motorist must ... (3)
yield right-of-way to pedestrians, stop, and drive past the truck at slow speed of no more than 15MPH
all motorists must yield to emergency vehicles when
they sound sirens, flashing lights -- steer to the extreme right, keep 300 ft away
private vehicles operated by volunteer squad members use..
blue lights
headlights must be used..
between one-half hour after sunset and one-half hour before sunrise, visibility is 500ft or less, when using windshield wipers, fog/mist/smoke
bright/high beam used..
for open-country driving when there is no traffic in sight
dim/low beam used..
for city driving and driving in traffic on roadways
parking near a fire hydrant
10 ft
parking near a crosswalk
25 ft
parking near a railroad crossing
50 ft
parking near a stop sign
50 ft
parking near a fire station
driveway entrance: 20 ft, opposite: 75 ft
one car length of distance per 10MPH
about 10 feet
three seconds plus rule
choose fixed object ahead of vehicle in front, takes at least 3 seconds to pass = enough distance for sudden stop
illegal for an individual who is 21 years of age or older to drive with a BAC of...
0.08 or higher
illegal for individuals younger than 21 to drive with a BAC of...
0.01 or higher
refusal to take a breath test is equal to driving...
a BAC of 0.08 for a first offense, also $1000 surcharge for three years & may lose driving privileges 7 months to year
every drink contains around..
1/2 ounce of alcohol
one drink equals..
1.5 ounces of 86 proof liquor = 12 ounce bottle or can or beer = 5 ounce glass of wine (12%)
if a driver under age 21 buys or drinks alcohol, he/she may be fined
$500 and lose his/her license for six months -- if the person does not have a license, suspension starts when he/she is first eligible to receive a license -- may be required to participate in an alcohol education / treatment
motorists who accumulate between 12 and 14 points in a 24 month period will be..
notified of a suspension ... can attend a NJ Driver Improvement Program, request a hearing, surrender license
a motorist must be at least ... to register a vehicle
17 yrs old
as a car enters a curve it tends to go...
straight
a warning sign is what shape?
diamond
if you are 21 or over, you are considered under the influence if your BAC is
0.08%
if you loose a permit or license you should report it first to
the police
you should only use your high beams when
driving on country roads with little or no traffic
DUI means:
driving while using drugs or alcohol
the colors of a stop light from top to bottom are
red, yellow, green
If you are about to enter a curve in the road, you should
slow down before entering the curve
a motorist must stop
at the direction of a traffic officer
an aggressive driver may exhibit the follwing
pass illegally, weave in traffic
Define BAC
Blood Alcohol Concentration
A probationary license lasts for
one year
When a driver holds his left arm out the window it means he will
turn left
If the brakes fail to stop your car, you should
put your car into a lower gear and pump your brakes
Drugs and alcohol can affect
coordination, vision, decision making
driving can be affected by
prescription drugs, illegal drugs, alcohol
a state resident must transfer their license
within 60 days or until the out of state license expires whichever is first
IF a student permit driver commits a traffic offense, the responsibility lies with
the instructor and the parent
to get an examination permit you must
pass a vision and knowledge test and be at least 17 years old
an eight sided sign is
a stop sign
a habitual offender is someone who
is a person with three suspensions in three years
to get a special learner's permit the student must be at least
16 years old
One 5 ounce glass of wine has the same amount of alcohol
1 and 1/2 ounces of 86 liquor
A truck takes how much longer to stop than a car if it is raining?
25%
When we drive in the city we use the
12 second rule
A special GDL permit allows you to drive
After you competed a driver education course and are at least 16 years old
It is the law to stop
when pedestrians are in a cross walk; when behind a vehicle yielding to pedestrians; when there is a stop sign
To obtain a special learner's permit you must
pass a written test, eye test, and 6 hours behind the wheel
Rearview mirror blind spots are found
behind rear window post, on the left and right sides
How far from an intersection should you signal when making a turn
at least 100 feet
A triangle sign means
yield
You can pass a school bus at 10mph when its red lights are flashing only if
the bus has pulled in front of a school to pick-up or drop off students
Stopping distance depends on
individuals reaction time, speed, vehicles weight
If you get a flat tire while driving on a two lane road the best thing to do is:
takeyour foot of the gas and slowly leave the roadway
a sign that is colored blue is for
information
Drivers convicted of a moving violation in a construction zone can
have their fines doubled
MVC should be notified if
your name or address changes
The good host law states
The host may become involved in a law suit if someone leaves their home and has an accident
You have to notify MVC of a name change within
two weeks
How close to a stop sign can you park
50 feet
If a GDL driver commits any GDL conditions other than a moving violation they will receive a fine of
$100
If you turn the steering wheel to the right while in reverse, the rear of the car will
go to the right
Where should the drivers hands be on the steering wheel
at 9 and 3 o'clock
Under what circumstances can a driver get a conditional license in NJ
Never
A basic driver's license is awarded to someone who is at least
18
A high BAC can only be lowered by
time
When turning onto a 4 lane road from a 2 lane road is is best to turn into
the lane nearest the center of the road
Under a GDL permit of license seat belts should be worn by
any person in the car regardless of age
The speed limit in a business district is
25 mph
If you want to park uphill with a curb, you should turn your wheels to the
left
people under 21 years old are DUI when their BAC is
.01
You can practice driving with a special learner's permit
between 5 a.m. and 11 p.m.
you must be at least __ years old to register a motor vehicle
17
As you drive, you're required to stop your vehicle
at a stop sign, at a red light, when traffic officers order you to stop
As you drive, you need your headlights on
when your wipers are on, one half hour after sunset, one half hour before sunrise
You must yield for emergency vehicles
when you see a flashing red or blue light or hear a siren
You may drive on public or private property to avoid a traffic sign or signal
when directed to do so by a police officer
It is important to slow down
on a narrow road, at intersections or railroad crossings, when the road is wet or slippery
vehicle stopping distances depend on
your reaction time, condition of your vehicles brakes and tires
You needn't stop your vehicle for an ice cream truck
on a dual highway if you're on the other side of a median
When driving on major highways
stay alert, keep your eyes moving, be ready to react to hazards
When driving in bad weather drivers should
increase the two second rule
MVC may terminate your road test before it starts because of
an unsafe vehicle, equipment which obstructs the examiner's access to the brake pedal, missing seat belts
The Implied Consent Law is
You agree to a breath test when under arrest and suspected of drinking and driving
If a collision is possible, you should
choose to hit something that will give way rather than something rigid, choose to hit something that's standing still rather than moving toward you, try to make it a glancing blow
if your windshield wipers stop suddenly during rain or snow you should
slow down, roll down the drivers side window and put your head our so you can see, brake and pull off the road
What are telltale signs of a drunk driver?
weaving between lanes, driving slower than normal traffic, quick and sudden stops
a 5 ounce glass of wine has the same amount of alcohol as
one 12 ounce can of beet
to obtain a new jersey driver license you must present
proof of age, address, and us legal presence
If you are driving behind a school bus and it shows a flashing red light you must
stop at least 25 feet away
When must you signal before making a turn?
100 feet before the turn
How close may you park to a stop sign?
50 feet
How close may you park to a corner?
25 feet
How close may you park to a fire hydrant?
10 feet away
What is the stopping distance on a dry road at 50 mph?
243 feet
What is the proper distance you may park from the curb?
6 inches or less
What are the penalties for driving without insurance
suspension of driver's license and registration and fines
2 years
a used car in NJ must be inspected every
$1000
getting a license illegally results in a $___ fine
30-90
getting a license illegally results in __-__ days in jail
let off gas
when going into a skid you should do what to the gas
firmly hold
when going into a skid you should ___ ___ the steering wheel
in direction
when going into a skid you should turn __ _____ of the skid
right
to make a right turn you need to get in the _____ lane
right
when backing up straight, turn your head and body to the ____
12
when backing up straight, your left hand should go __oclock on steering wheel
over back seat/down by side
when backing up straight, your right hand should go __ __ __ or __ __ __
3, 1
nj allows _ points to be subtracted off license after _ year/s of no violations
half hour after sunset to half hour before sunrise
headlights go on ___ after ___ to ___ before ___
headlights
____ go on during bad weather and when your wipers go on
10
do not park within __ ft of fire hydrant
50
do not park within __ft of stop sign
75
do not park within __ft of fire station
25
do not park within __ft of crosswalk
liability
everyone in nj must be insured for _____ insurance
gradually, grip
in tire blowout, ___ ease off gas and ___ the steering wheel
anyone, under 18
seatbelt law for GDL- ___ in front seat must wear, anyone ___ __ in backseat must wear
slow down
do this to allow a vehicle to pass you
12
in city driving you should look __ seconds ahead
police officer
a _____ is the only person who can tell you to drive on a public or private property
straight
your car will tend to go ___ when going into a curve
gas, firmly, brake
if you hydroplane, ease off ____, ___ grip wheel, and DONT ___
pump
after driving through a deep puddle, ___ your brakes
stop and look
if permitted to turn on red, ____ and ____ for traffic and pedestrians
stop, proceed when safe
in a flashing red light, you should ________________
slow, proceed when safe
in a flashing yellow light, you should _______
judgement and reasoning
driving under the influence of alcohol impairs your ___ and ___
doubles
drinking and driving: 0.05% ___ the risk
6
drinking and driving: 0.10% ___ times the risk
25
drinking and driving: 0.15% ___ times the risk
implied consent law
you must take breath test according to the ___ ____ ___
mood, experience, and emotions
your mood experience and emotions will increase your chances of an accident even if you had 1-2 drinks
hard
common mistake of new drivers is pushing the brakes too ___
police, DMV
if your license is stolen, notify the __ and __
highway hypnosis
to avoid __ __, move your eyes and avoid looking at one thing for more than a few seconds
road surfaces are most slippery during the __ __ __ of rainfall
the 1st few minutes
you need to go to DMV within _____ for change of adress
1 week
2 weeks
you need to go to DMV within ____ for name change
space cushion
it is good to keep a __ ___ to increase reaction time
alert, prepared, in time
the standard accident prevention formula is to be ___, be ___, and act _ __
license, registration, insurance
when driving a motor vehicle you must have these 3 things
horn and lights
talk to other drivers with these 2 things
25
you must stop __ ft from school bus with flashing red lights
get it off the road
when your car breaks down while driving, the first thing you should do is __ __ __ __ __
$250-400, 30, 3
the first offense for DWI age 21 and older is a $__-__ fine, __ days in jail, and _ months loss of license
habitual
a ___ is a person who receives 3 DWI suspensions in 3 years.
in car, hitting something, behind wheel
saftey belts are important because they keep you _ __, keep you from __ __ in car, and keep you __ __
alcohol impairment
the first signs of ____ ___ are talkativeness, increased self confidence, and poor judgement
foot off gas
if you accidentally drive off pavement, the first thing you should do is take your __ __ __
25
the speed limit in a residential area and school zone is __ mph
license plate
if you sell a vehicle, you must turn in your __ __ to motor vehicles
when you move into nj you have __ days after you register your car to have it inspected
14
you may pass school bus on school grounds at a speed of no more than __ mph
10
if you are under 21 yrs old and you are caught driving with B.A.C. of as little as .01% you are subject to __-_ day suspension of license, _-__ days of community service, and go to a driver intoxication program.
30 to 90, 30 to 50
passing is only permitted on __ lines, not __ lines.
Broken, Solid
when impossible to avoid collision, steer toward objects that will __ __
Give away
to steer a car backwards to the right, turn the steering wheel ___
right
to steer a car backwards to the left, turn the steering wheel ___
left
signal __ ft in advance before making a turn
100
if you drink four 12 oz bottles of beer you drank as much as ___ 1.5 drinks of whiskey
4
time, body weight
B.A.C. is related to __ it was consumed, __ __ and amount of alcohol drank
lower, pump
if your brakes give out, shift to a ___ gear, and ___ the brakes.
open country
high beams are only used for __ __ driving
.01%
if youre under 21 you are considered under the influence if your B.A.C. is __% and up
uncontrolled
when nearing an ____ intersection, slow down and be ready to stop
stop
when entering a steady amber light, __ before entering if you can do it safely.
a railroad sign is a yellow/black circle
.
warning
diamond shaped signs are __ signs
left, right
when 2 cars enter an intersection at one time, the driver on the
___ must yield to the driver on the __
4-5, 12, 1.5
__-__ oz of wine = __oz beer = __ oz whiskey
5
a single solid white line means you stop within _ ft of that line at an intersection
red, yellow, green
order of traffic lights from bottom up
november 15- april 1
studded snow tires can be legally used between __ __ - __ __
21, 3, nj
a supervising driver must be at least __ years of age, had their license for at least _ years, and has a license in __
written, road, 6
the holder of a probationary license under 21 may drive unsupervised when they pass __ and __ test and have _ months of driving
2, 4
under GDL law, a person is required to attend remedial training class for _ violations and a total of _ or more points violations
mirrors
you are in a trucks blind spot or no zone when you cannot see the trucks ____
none
what driving restriction exists(time of day) when driving on a valid GDL permit when you are 21 and older
room, tailgate, pass
when sharing the road with large trucks, give them more __, dont ___, and dont __ on right
left
when parking on a hill with a curb to your right, which direction should your front wheels go
11:00 pm-5:01 am
on a probationary license when you are under 21 you cant drive between the hours of __-___
2
a probationary driver is on probation for _ year/s
25%
trucks take __% more distance to stop in adverse weather conditions
1
when driving on a probationary license, you can have _ person/people with you unless a parent is with you
electronic
___ devices cannot be used when driving on a probationary license
emergency
hand held cell phones can only be used during an __
2
driving on public or private property to avoid a traffic signal will get you _ points on your license
$100
youll receive a fine of ____ for violating any of the GDL permit or provisional license rules.
right, left, stop
3 hand signals are
turning, lane change
signals should be used when __ or __ __
acceleration lane
extra lane at highway entrance is called
back
child seats should always be placed in the
moped
you can drive a __ with any type of license
DWI
insurance surcharges will be imposed for ___
$500, 25, 6
failure to stop for pedestrians in a crosswalk you will receive __ fine, up to __ days in jail, _ months license suspension, and community service
graffiti, false alarms, alcohol, DUI
DRIVING PRIVILEGES will be postponed or suspended to any unlicensed person age 13 to 21 convicted of __, setting __ __, buying __ or ___
300
at 60 mph the average stopping distance for your car is __ ft
First Step
Buckle Up
Name 3 ways a seat belt is helpful
1. They keep motorist and passengers from being thrown from the vehicle in a collision. If a motorist/passenger is held in place any injury may be less severe.

2. They slow a body down with the vehicle. If the vehicle hits something, it stops but the person keeps going at the same speed the vehicle was moving. Hitting the dashboard at 30 m.p.h. is like falling from the top of a three story building.

3. They keep a motorist/passenger from sliding on the seat during sudden stops and turns. Belts and straps also keep the motorist in position so he/she can control the vehicle.
What should you do before getting into the vehicle?
Look behind it and in front of it. There are blind spots a motorist cannot see when in the vehicle.
What's the starting check list?
1. All windows clean and nothing blocking the motorist vision.
2. The seat must be adjusted so motorist can reach all pedals and controls easily.
3. Inside and outside rearview mirrors should be adjusted.
4. Seat belts and shoulder harnesses should be fastened so that they are firm and comfortable.
5. The vehicle should be in a parked or neutral gear and the parking brake should be set.
6. Doors should be locked.
What are the motorist hand positions?
9 and 3
What are the positions when turning?
12 and 6
What's the hand signal for stopping?
left hand at 90 degrees palm facing back.
What's the hand signal for left?
Arm straight out at 180 degree angle palm facing forward.
What's the signal for right?
Arm at 90 degree angle facing upward palm facing forward.
What do you do before driving in reverse?
Use the mirrors and be sure that the path is clear.
When turning in reverse, turning the wheel to the right will make the vehicle go in what direction?
The right
When turning in reverse, turning the wheel to the left will make the vehicle go in what direction?
The left
What do you do when driving in reverse?
Place the right arm on the back of the passenger's seat and turn around so you can clearly see the back of the car. The left hand should remain on the top of the steering wheel.
You may not park within how many feet of a fire hydrant?
10 ft
When approaching an uncontrolled intersection and another vehicle approaches with you, you should:
slow down, check traffic, proceed w/ caution, always yield to car at right
When 2 roads intersect and there are no signs/signals, it is good practice to:
it's an uncontrolled situation so: slow down, check traffic, proceed w/ caution, always yield to car at right
What are the components of the Accident Prevention Formula?
be alert, be prepared, act on time
Best way to reduce chances of having an alcohol related accident
Don't drink and drive
When can you use studded snow tires?
Nov. 15- April 1
What should you do if a vehicle is passing you?
slow down, let them pass
If you are under 21 and drive a vehicle w/ as little as .01% BAC, the penalties are:
$500 fine, 30-90 day license suspension, IDRC class, 15-30 day community service
What should you do if you are stopped at a traffic light and are behind a large truck?
Leave space so you can see surroundings, make sure you can see driver, make sure you're not in blind spots
You should dim your lights to low beams during
city driving, fog, when car is approaching you
How far away from a school bus must you stop?
25 ft
What ways can seat belts help you in event of collision?
stop you from hitting windshield, from sliding around in back seat, from flying from back to front seat
What does driving under influence mean?
driving while taking drugs
Most people who are convicted for drinking and driving have been drinking:
beer
To safely share roadway with large trucks/buses, you must know:
that they have a larger turning radius, have larger stopping distance, more blind spots
Hand signal when driver's hand and arm are out and upward means:
right hand turn
Best way to take a curve?
slow down before entering
Who is required by the GDL law to wear a seat belt in the vehicle?
EVERYONE
When are road surfaces most slippery?
During first few minutes of rainfall
You should always yield to which roadway users?
pedestrians and emergency vehicles
What are the penalties for altering a driver's license?
$200-600 in fines, 6 months in jail
A ____ oz. shot of 86 proof whiskey= a ____ oz. glass of wine = ____ oz. bottle of beer.
1.5, 5, 12
Speed limit in a business district?
35 mph
Speed limit in a residential area?
25 mph
In adverse weather conditions, how much longer will it take a large truck to stop versus a small car?
25%
What should you do if your vehicle goes into a skid?
turn wheel in direction of skid, don't brake, take foot off gas, then straighten wheel out when vehicle is settled
You may not take your road test in a vehicle w/ any obstructions or consoles between the driver and examiner b/c:
examiner must have access to emergency brake
When is a GDL driver permitted to use a hand-held wireless device?
Only in case of emergency, but must pull over first
From what age are you allowed to use hand-less phones?
18
Use high beam lights during:
open country driving
Order of colors on traffic lights?
red, yellow, green
How many passengers can accompany the holder of a validated GDL Special Learner's Permit in the vehicle?
1 passenger
The holder of a Provisional Driver's License, under 21, can have how many non-household members in the car?
1
Requirements to obtain a valid provisional license?
Permit, 6 months supervised driving, pass road/vision test
You may not park w/in how many feet of a crosswalk?
25 ft
What must you do when approaching a railroad crossing w/ flashing red lights?
stop!
What are the steps for making a left turn from a two-way road?
blinker on, move into center of intersection, when no traffic, make turn
Meaning of a hand signal when driver's hand and arm are downward:
stop
What four factors determine your BAC?
body weight, amount that you've had to drink, food you've eaten, time
How much is the fine for violation of any of the conditions of the GDL permits or Provisional License?
$100
When does NJ law permit you to turn right on red?
always! unless sign says otherwise
What penalties will a motorist receive for a 3rd conviction of operation under the influence of liquor/drugs?
suspension of driving privileges, installation of interlock device
NJ laws require you to keep to right except:
when passing/turning
Before turning, you should signal at least
100 ft before
Between what hours is the holder of a GDL Special Learner's permit allowed to drive?
5 am-11 pm
If you are angry or excited, what should you do before getting in car?
calm down
The holder of a valid GDL Examination Permit (21 and older) is required to drive supervised for how long?
6 months
Shape of yield sign? Stop sign? Warning/construction sign?
triangle, octagon, diamond
A person who has a student permit must have what items w/ them when driving?
permit (which acts as license), registration, insurance, supervising driver (21 years old, 3 years driving experience)
What does it mean when pavement is marked w/ 2 centerlines, one solid and one broken?
passing on side of broken line
NJ law allows up to 3 points to be subtracted from your driving record if you commit no moving violations for how long?
1 year
A single, solid white line across an intersection means:
stop
When nearing a steady yellow traffic signal, you should:
slow down and stop
Penalties for getting a driver's license illegally?
$200-500, 30-90 days in jail
If under 21, NJ law sates that you may be under the influence if you BAC is:
.01%
Criteria for a supervising driver?
21 years old, 3 years driving experience, valid NJ license
NJ law requires that child must ride in a child restraint device if
8 years old or 80 pounds and less
You may not park w/in how many feet of a stop sign?
50 ft
Between what hours may a driver who has a provisional license drive?
5 am-11 pm
How many passengers may a driver with a special learner's permit have in the car?
1
In city driving, it is good practice to:
look 12 sec. ahead/3 blocks ahead, parallel park (double park)
How much are your chances of getting into an accident if your BAC is .05%
2x greater
How much are your chances of getting into an accident if your BAC is .10%?
6x greater
How much are your chances of getting into an accident if your BAC is .15%?
25x greater
What is the three second rule?
good measure for following distance
What is the only thing that can sober a person up?
time
Best way to talk to other drivers?
lights, horns, hand signals
If you sell your car and do not buy another, what should you do w/ the license plate?
return to DMV
The holder of a provisional license, who is under 21, may rive unsupervised when what requirements are met?
6 moths supervised driving
When parking uphill, your wheels should be turned:
away from curb
If someone gets drunk in your home, leaves, and gets into accident, you may become involved in
a lawsuit
A person may operate a Moped with a
basic driver's license
When parking downhill, your wheel should be turned
toward curb
Five places that you can't park
on bridge, in tunnel, fire lanes, bus stops, no closer than suggested feet
Double solid lines in center of a two-way road mean
no passing
How long is a provisional driver provisional for?
1 year
What are the steps for making a left turn from a two-way road onto a four lane highway?
put signal on, approach center of intersection, turn when it's safe into left lane, turn into right lane when safe
Colors of a railroad crossing sign
black and yellow
If your wheels drift onto the shoulder (side) and you want to return to road, you should
slow down, regain control, turn slowly back onto roadway
When driving around a curve, vehicle will tend to
go straight
Green light means
go when safe
What items must you bring w/ you when going for Road Test?
permit, insurance, registration, inspection sticker, supervising driver, proper vehicle (6 points of ID is after you pass this test)
What should you do if you have a tire blowout?
hold wheel tightly, decelerate (slow down), put blinkers on, pull over to side as fast as possible
What should you do if car begins to hydroplane?
slow down/take foot off gas
When you move into NJ, you must have your vehicle inspected w/in
60 days
Speed limit in school zone?
25 mph
When should you use your signals?
turning, passing, pulling over for emergency vehicles
What age can a person obtain a special learner's permit?
16
What age can a person obtain a provisional license?
17
What age can a person obtain a basic driver's license?
18
When must you have headlights on?
1/2 hour before sunset, 1/2 hour after sunrise
What is a deceleration lane?
exit ramp of highway
What is an acceleration lane?
entrance ramp of highway
What should you do if you miss your exit on an expressway?
go to next exit, and then turn around
Why is it good practice to keep a space cushion?
so you have enough time to stop
When passing a large truck/bus, it is important tot remember
to maintain a proper speed so that you can stop if need be, never pass a truck or bus on the right, they can't see you!
When driving at night, make sure you can stop w/in
distance of headlights
How long is a new driver on probation for?
1 year
What is the Implied Consent Law?
have to take breathalyzer test at cop's request
Under GDL law, a person is required to attend a remedial training class for what reasons?
accumulate 12-14 points in 24 months
When can you pass on right?
when police says so, when person is making left turn
Every registered NJ vehicle must be insured for
liability
After two to four drinks, alcohol begins to impair your
reaction time, judgment, coordination
If a student driver commits a moving traffic violation, who is responsible?
both student and supervisor
How often must you renew your registration?
every year
How often must you have your vehicle inspected?
every 2 years
How often must you renew your license?
every 4 years