OHIO DMV TEMPS TEST
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What is the most important driving technique to avoid crashes when driving in icy or snowy conditions?
Reduce speed and increase following distance.
A flashing red traffic signal at an intersection has the same requirement as which of the following?
A stop sign
The application for an operator's license must be signed by the parent or guardian when the applicant is under what age?
Unless it is posted otherwise, the speed limit in a residential area is:
25 miles per hour
Child restraints are required for which of the following?
All children who are under the age of eight and are less than 4'9"
When traveling on a highway divided into four traffic lanes, which vehicles are required to stop for a school bus that has stopped to unload children?
Only vehicles approaching the rear of the bus traveling in the same direction as the bus
When two vehicles arrive at an intersection at the same time, which one has the right-of-way when no signs or signals indicate rules?
The car approaching from the right has the right-of-way
If someone has consumed alcoholic drinks, what will help the person overcome the influence of those drinks?
When is a driver permitted to turn right on a red traffic signal?
When the driver has stopped and checked to see that the turn will not interfere with crossing traffic
When a stop is required at an intersection and no markings appear to indicate a stop line or crosswalk, which of the following is the appropriate place to make the stop?
At the point nearest the intersecting roadway where the driver has a view of approaching traffic on the intersecting roadway before actually entering the roadway
While getting onto an expressway, you reach the end of a free-way on ramp. At this point, you should be traveling:
as close as possible to the speed of traffic
One one-way roads, yellow lines are used as:
When you intend to turn, you must give the turn signal at least _______ before the actual turn.
In Ohio, you are legally ________, after stopping at a red traffic signal when the traffic is clear.
allowed to turn left
You are allowed to drive in the left lane of the highway in all of the following situations, except:
when moving slower than the posted speed limit
When making a right turn from a four-lane divided highway, enter the right lane well in advance of the turn and make:
a tight turn into the right lane of the cross street
What does this picture illustrate? (hands on wheel, 10 o'clock to 2 o'clock)
The recommended position of the hands on the steering wheel for vehicles without airbags
In a roundabout, a driver must drive in:
a counter-clockwise direction
Which of the following are two types of speed signs?
speed limit signs and advisory speed signs
On a multiple-lane roadway with several lanes in one direction, you must use __________ for passing.
the middle and left lanes
Which of the following situations is ideal for overtaking and passing another vehicle on the right?
when the vehicle you are passing is making or about to make a left turn
If you approach an intersection with a steady yellow light, you must:
slow down and proceed with caution, if a stop cannot be made safely
Which of the following statements about passing a vehicle is NOT true?
You can exceed the speed limit to make the pass quick
All regulatory devices on the road instruct you:
to stop, proceed in a certain direction, or limit your speed
When you meet a truck coming from the opposite direction, keep as far as possible to the side to avoid:
a sideswipe accident
The traffic striping marks of diagonal yellow lines are on streets and highways. These indicate:
the road is narrowing OR there is an obstruction on the roadway
All work zone symbols or signs have
an orange background and black letters
If a driver behind you repeatedly flashes his/her headlights, you should:
get out of the way
When two vehicles meet on a steep mountain road where neither can pass, which vehicle has the right-of-way?
the vehicle traveling uphill
When you are moving through an intersection with a green signal and a pedestrian starts to cross in your path against the red signal, the first thing to do is:
give a warning with your horn
When turning corners, drivers must turn the steering wheel using:
the hand-over-hand technique
Drivers operating vehicles on a divided highway must _______, unless directed to do otherwise by a sign, traffic control device, or police officer.
drive to the right of the median
Out of the following signs, identify the pavement sign which separates two lanes traveling in the same direction.
None of the above (broken white lines do)
Do not make a U-turn on a curve or near the top of a hill if you cannot be seen by:
drivers approaching from either direction
When passing a stopped emergency vehicle, you must
slow down and move into a non-adjacent lane
You must NOT pass a vehicle on the right when:
the vehicle ahead is making a right turn
Which of the following is NOT a true statement about safety belts?
You will be trapped after an accident if you wear a safety belt
When you find both a solid and dashed yellow line between opposing lanes of traffic, you must not pass:
if the solid yellow line is on your side
When driving in a roundabout and if approached by an emergency vehicle using a siren, air horn or a red or blue flashing light:
continue to your exit, then pull to your right
You must avoid driving next to other vehicles on multi-lane roads because:
someone may crowd your lane
When you are turning from a one-way street onto a two-way or divided street, always turn from:
the lane nearest to the curb
If you plan to turn beyond an intersection, you must:
signal just after you pass through the intersection
You must use high-beam lighting in all of the following situations, except:
in fog, snow, or heavy rain
When passing another vehicle, get through the other driver's blind spot as quickly as you can--
without exceeding the speed limit
When turning left from a one-way road to another one-way road:
bring your vehicle into the nearest left lane for traffic on the road you are entering
When you want to enter a freeway, you should:
enter the freeway at or near the speed of the freeway traffic
Among the following parking types, ________ is commonly used in parking lots, shopping centers, and wide streets.
Warning signs are used along the roadways to:
indicate potentially hazardous conditions ahead
Rain, snow, and ice impair your ability to see ahead, so you must _______ to stop your vehicle safely.
increase the following distance
If you must park on a roadway, park your vehicle:
as far away from traffic as possible
If you do not intend to pass, you should travel in the:
When multiple vehicles arrive at a T intersection, which driver must yield right-of-way?
The driver on the street that ends
When parking, it is a good practice to ________ every time you park a vehicle.
Activate your parking brake
When approaching a red traffic light, you should
Stop before the crosswalk or stop line
You are traveling on an interstate and realize you have missed your exit. You should not:
If your signal lights are broken and you would like to signal that you are turning left, what is the correct hand-and-arm signal?
Left arm straight out the window.
You are approaching a solid yellow traffic light, this indicates:
Prepare to stop
You know you are driving on the wrong side of the road when:
The yellow line is to your right
When must you yield right-of-way to pedestrians?
At all times
If you have been involved in a collision, the law requires you to:
Remain at the scene of the collision
When parking uphill with a curb, you should turn your wheels:
To the left