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Permit Test

nj permit test
how many feet must you signal before making a turn?
how close may you park to a stop sign
how close may you park to a corner (feet)
how many feet is the closest you can park to a fire hydrant
what is the stopping distance on a dry road at 50 mph (feet)
6 inches
what is the proper distance you may park from the curb
suspension of license, fines
penalties for driving without insurance
serious accidents causing death, injury, or $200 damage must be reported within 5 days to
moving violations
points are only issued for
12 points
after how many points will you be given a proposed license suspension notice
500 fine and up to 6 months suspension
penalty for driving with a suspended license-first offense
no less than 200 fine and up to 6 moths imprisonment
penalty for not telling the truth when applying for a license
1 year
up to 3 points may be subtracted from your record if you receive no moving violation
6 months suspension
penalty for refusing the breath test
student and licensed driver
who is responsible if a student commits a traffic offense
slow down and stop before entering if possible
What should you do if approaching a steady yellow or amber signal?
keep from looking at one thing for more than a few seconds
what is a good practice while driving
the lane nearest the center in direction you are heading
proper lane to turn into when making a left turn
within the distance you can see ahead
when driving at night you should be able to stop?
the lane nearest the center of the road, then turn right before reaching the middle of the road
where should you position your car to make a left turn, from a 2 way street
slow down and prepare to stop
what is good practice when nearing an intersection
to protect you and other drivers
what is the purpose of traffic laws
if you feel or hear unusual thumping noise while driving it may be
stay with your car
best advice if your car is stranded in a heavy snowstorm
check ahead for signals
what is a good practice when driving in the city
yield to oncoming traffic
what must you do if you want to turn left at a traffic light
if your car vibrates it may be
pedestrian cross walk
what do two parallel white lines across the road mean
fog lights
which lights should you be using when driving in fog
license registration insurance
what papers must you have when operating a car
coming out of a dark alley
when should you use your horn
left must yield to the right driver
what should be done if two cars enter an uncontrolled intersection simulaneosly
on 2way road
yellow center lines are usually found where
if car in front is turning left and there is a lane for driving on the right
when may you pass on the right
stop, proceed with caution
what does a flashing red light mean
proceed in a safe manner
what does a greed light mean
stop behind line for traffic sign
what does a solid white line across an intersection mean
what does a yellow diamond shaped sign mean
only when parking
when should you use your parking lights
in the direction the back of your car
which way should you turn if you are going
at least two seconds
how far should you stay behind the car that you are following
the left
what direction should you check first when approaching an intersection
take your foot off the gas
what should you do to go into a skid
pushing the brake too hard
what is the common mistake a new driver makes with brakes
horn and lights
what is the best way to talk to other drivers
what does a red and white 8 sided sign mean
what does a red and white triangular sign mean
test brakes
if you drive through a deep puddle, what should you do
during the 1st few minutes of rain
when is the road most slippery
open country driving
when should you use your high beams
look to the lower right side of your traffic lane
if the lights of oncoming cars are in you eyes what should you do
left turn
driver's left hand straight out
right turn
hand is upward
look to the lower right side of your traffic lane
if lights of oncoming cars are in your eyes what should you do?
slow your car to speed limit
safest way to exit an expressway
shift to lower gear and pump brakes
what do you do if your brakes fail
use hand signals
what do you do if your turn signal fails
slow down gradually
what should you do if you have a blowout?
fixed object on the side of road
one method of using the 2 second rule is by using a:
never back up go to next exit
what should you do if you miss an exit on an expressway
when you are driving on a curve, your vehicle will tend to go in what direction
be ready to stop
what is a good practice at an intersection that has no signs or signal
give you time to react
it is good practice to keep a space cushion in order to
wear a seat belt
best defense against drunk driving
10 mph
may pass bus at a speed of no more than
toward curb
when parking down hill make sure wheels are
look ahead 12 seconds
in city driving,a good habit is to
stop no closer than 15 ft of nearest rail
when approaching a railroad with flashing lights
studies show the greatest number of people arrested for drunk driving have been drinking;
25 mph
speed limit in school zone
25 mph
speed limit in business area
50 mph
speed limit on a highway
pedestrians and emergency vehicle
always yield to;
slow down, turn wheels to climb the pavement edge
if you want to return to the road from a dirt shoulder you should
farm use only
an agricultural license allows the operation of a farm registered vehicle;
get in the right lane
to make a right turn you should
1.5 oz of 86 proof whiskey or on 5oz glass of wine
a 12 oz can of beer has as much alcohol as
how fast you drank, weight, how much you drank
your ba content raises above the legal limit depending on
don't drink and drive
best way to reduce having an alcohol related accident is
if you are arrested for drunk driving your chances of being convicted are
cold medicines, tranquilizers, and some prescription meds
drugs that may affect basic driving skills are
25 times
when ba contect reaches 0.15 your chances of getting in a serious accident are raised
license has been suspended 3 times within 3 years
what is a habitual offender
you must always keep to which side of the road except when passing
10 years
nj licensed drivers may have an eyesight recheck every
one car length for every 10 mph
what is a good rule of thumb in adjusting to traffic
driving too close to vehicle in front
what does tailgating mean
losing the tire grip on wet roads and riding on a film of water
what does hydroplaning mean
no traffic signals for signs
what is an uncontrolled intersection
in city driving and when meeting another vehicle within 500 ft
when should you dim your headlights
extra lane at entrance of expressway
what is an acceleration lane
25 ft
you must stop at least how may feet from a school bus with its red lights on
braking distance
what is the name of the distance that the car travels while the brakes are being applied
nov 15 to april 1
dates for studded tires
blue or green
information signs are in color;
slow down, yield to traffic, and proceed when safe
what should you do when a traffic light is not working
distance judgment
depth perception means the same as
you must be how old to register a motor vehicle
nj issues a year basic license
on narrow roads, at intersections, or when the road is wet or slippery
it is important to slow down when
time of day
vehicle stopping distances never depend on
slow down before entering turn
the best way to take a turn is to
at least 14 days
if a student fails the driving test (road) he must wait how long
directed of told so by a police officer
you may drive on a public of private property to avoid a traffic sign only if
make a full stop and treat it like a stop sign
when is it legal to make a right turn onred
US passport of birth certificate
what is a good form of primary id to bring to the permit test
you get alcohol out of your blood by
9 and 3
position on the hands of the steering wheel is
area which cannot be seen in the mirrors
blindspots are
24 months
inspection sticker on a new vehicle is good for
100 fine
penalty of not having your insurance card
60 days
must apply for license if you move to nj within how many days
fine, arrest, and registration revocation
penalty for driving a vehicle with an expired inspection sticker
left turns
on a three lane road, the center lane is usually for
report accident to your insurance company
if you are involved in a personal injury accident that requires you to report it to the dmv you should
vehicle of 18,000 or more
an articulated license allows you to operate what
1 week
how long do you have to report a change in address on a NJ license
wear on the center of the tire
what would indicate that a tire has been habitually over-inflated
half hour before sunset to one half hour after sunrise in poor weather or visiblity condition
when should headlights be used
try to pull off the road safely
if your car breaks down on an expressway, the first thing you should do is
rear bumper opposite rear bumper of car parked in front of desired space
a check point for parallel parking is
slow down and turn back onto the pavement slowly
if you run off the pavement, the first thing you should do is
driver agrees to take a breath test by inserting key in ignition
implied consent law means
most fatal accidents are due to
involved in a lawsuit
if a person becomes drunk in your home and has a car accident after leaving your home you could
following distance
the term one car length for each 10 mph is use to describe
attend a driver improvement program, hearing with dmv
if the driver recieves a proposed license suspension they must
2 weeks
when you buy a used car which has an expired inspection sticker the car must be inspected within;
excessive wear on the edges of the tires
what indicates under-inflated tires
2 weeks
how long do you have to report a name change to the dmv
steering away from objects that do not give way
if the collision is impossible to avoid, you can lessen the impact by
same for all states
hand signals
in adverse weather conditions the stopping distances of a truck is increased by
when it expires
when purchasing a used vehicle you should get the car inspected
if a traffic light is horizontal the red is on the
1 yr
a provisional license is good for
2 points
all moving violations commited in most other states will show up on your NJ record as
avoid looking at one point or object for more than a few seconds at atime
to avoid highway hypnosis
3 moths
anyone 21 or older must wait after passing thier written test and eye exam before taking the road test
pull over to the right
for any emergency vehicle with flashing lights you must
blind spot
one of the main concerns a driver must have when dealing with a truck is the truck driver's
a car seat should be placed in the
Graduated Driver License
what does GDL stand for
for someone 21 and older the GDL time restrictions are
Be alert, be prepared, act in time
the standard accident prevention formula is
the standard monetary fine for a GDL infraction is
is driving a right or a privilege?
take some time to cool off before driving
considering that emotions play such an active role in driving when you are angry, excited or upset you should