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Driver's Ed

Apex driving school study guide
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10 inches
Never closer than this to airbag
Self and passengers under 16
Driver responsible for
Self (16+) and passengers older than 16
Passenger responsible for
headrest
Even with top of head
turn signals
required by RCW, 100 ft before turning, if broken use hands
DOL
established June 1965
Right turns
By RCW, approach nearest lane, turn following curb
Left Turns
No RCW, extreme **** lane, not over center line
R.O.W. Approaching @ Same Time
left yields to vehicle turning right
25 Mph
max mph for city & town streets
50 Mph
max mph county roads
60 Mph
max mph for state highways
entering from private property
by RCW, stop at sidewalk
obey control devices
by RCW, unless broken or unreadable
Regulatory Signs
Require, Prohibit; Black & White, Red & White
Cautionary Signs
Warning; Yellow & Black (standard), Green & Black (school), Orange & Black (contruction)
Route and Guide Signs
Street, distances, directions; Green & White
Service Signs
Hospitals, Gas, Restaurants; Blue & White
Recreational Signs
Public; Brown & White
Solid Line
don't pass (yellow), don't change lanes (white)
Turn lane
max 300 ft, no passing, only turn left here
Arterial Areas
lined lanes, residences, commercial areas
Stop
cease movement; unload passengers
Stand
cease movement; unload property
Park
cease movement; occupied, unload/load property and passengers
Don't Stop
on crosswalk, in intersection, 30 ft of an intersection
Don't Stand or Park
withing 5 ft of driveway or entrance, 15 ft hydrants, 20 ft crosswalks, 30 ft flashing signal, stop/yield, light, fire station 20 ft or 75 ft opp. side
Don't Park
50 ft of railroad crossing
Road park
within 12" of curb/edge, uphill curb left away
pedestrian
foot, wheelchair, human device, not bicycles
crosswalk
btwn intersection-sidewalk, btwn intersection-10 ft
sidewalks
must use, if none walk facing traffic
stopped bus
may pass, if multi-lane road, if 2 lanes stop
Interstates
odd #: N-S; Even #: E-W;
4 Seconds
freeway space cushion
Fog
low beam headlights
Headlight usage
30 min after sunset to 30 min before; when visibility less that 1000 ft
high beams (brights)
450 ft ahead
low beams
150 ft ahead
skids
release gas pedal, steer into
Alcohol
depressant
Sedation amount
drinking more than eliminating, 1.5 shot whiskey, 12 oz beer
Chance of crash
5x 0.08; 25x 0.15
1st DUI conviction
loss of license (one year), if refuse test; jail up to one year; fines up to $5000
DUI under 21
misdemeanor; 0.02-0.07
Class B
fatalities
Class C
injuries
Gross Misdemeanor
prop. damage
Brake Failure
pump brake 3x, use parking brake as emergency brake
Purchasing Car
register within 15 days or else fines; bring bill of sale, etc.
oil
check weekly, change every 3000 miles
liability
$60,000 min.; may increase limits
Intermediate license
1st 6 months: no passengers under 20 (unless immediate); Remaining 6 months: 3 max; no driving btwn 5-1 am; traffic infraction
1st intermed. license
warning letter
2nd intermed. license
6 mo. suspension
3rd intermed. license
suspended until 18
Renewal of license
Expires every 5th birthday
Obeying police
proof of financial responsibility; permit exam of exterior vehicle
Infractions
determination final, unless contested; non criminal; specific violation; must respond in 15 days or else loss of license