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Virginia Drivers Ed

shift to neutral

If, while driving, the accelerator pedal gets stuck and the engine is racing ____

it will become flooded, there may be a strong odor of gasoline, the engine may not start

If too much fuel and not enough air reaches the engine, _____.

the coolant in the engine is too hot

The temperature light will come on in your vehicle when _____.

the wheel will wobble and you will feel a slight pull in the direction of the blowout

If a rear tire blows out _____

battery, starter and alternator

The major components of the electrical system are _____.


Underinflated tires may lead to blowouts

When the alternator light comes on

your electrical system is in trouble your battery has a low charge turn off as many electrical devices as possible


If you experience power steering failure, the steering mechanism will still work but it requires more effort to change direction.


It is not good for the steering system to be turned beyond its maximum range


The fuel injection system mixes the fuel and air and supplies it to the cylinders


Uneven tire wear may indicate problems with the suspension system

lift foot off accelerator and brake gently only if necessary

If you experience a blowout, you should _____.

pump the brakes shift to a lower gear use the parking brake to gradually slow the vehicle down

If you experience brake failure, you should _____.

it means your ABS system is working

If your anti-lock braking system light comes on briefly when you start the car, _____


The anti-lock brake system engages every time the driver applies the brakes.


If your ABS is not working correctly, a warning light will come on.


When using ABS, stopping distance may be longer on gravel or fresh snow.


If your tires are sliding, you will not be able to steer the vehicle.


If you feel the brake pulsating when ABS is working, you should immediately take your vehicle to a service center


ABS allows you to steer while applying maximum braking pressure.


A grinding noise when ABS is activated is normal


When ABS activates, you should pump the brakes to keep it working


ABS detects impending wheel lock-up and thus allows the tires to keep rolling


Most railroad fatalities are caused by _____

areas around a truck that the truck driver cannot see areas where vehicles should not "hang out"

"No Zone" areas are _____.


Vehicles that normally travel at speeds less than _____ mph should display a slow moving vehicle sign


When following a truck, you should stay far enough behind the vehicle to see the side mirrors.


If you have a driver's license, you can legally operate a motorcycle


Bicyclists are required by law to stay in the right lane at all times.


Virginia does not require a driver's license for farm machinery


Bicycles are not treated as vehicles in Virginia

. avoid use of the horn reduce your speed and pass when it is safe to do so expect the unexpected

When encountering a bicyclist on a roadway, ____

be at least 16

Moped drivers must _____.

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