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study guide for florida permit test

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if you knowingly make a false statement in an application for a driver license or identification card can you be fined and placed in prison upon conviction
upon conviction, penalties up to a maximum fine of $5,000 and imprisonment up to 5 years.
can a person temporarily operate a farm tractor on the highway without a driver license
yes
you must obtain a new license showing the new address within how many days of moving
10 days
if you lose your florida driver license and need a replacement license where do you apply for it
State or Tax Collector issuance office
if you failed to answer a traffic summons would you be able to renew your license
no
what would happen to the license of a driver who was involved in an accident and did not stop to help persons who were injured
Have license revoked.
if you receive twelve points within twelve months for how long will your license be suspended
[no more than] 30 days.
what are the penalties for driving under the influence
first conviction- $500-$1000 fine
community service- 50 hours
probation- not more than a year
imprisonment- no more than 6 months
license revoked- min 180 days
12 hrs DUI school
both your judgement and vision are affected after drinking alcohol. which is affected first
judgement
what are penalties for refusing to take a test to determine whether you are intoxicated
Driving privilege is automatically suspended for one year
what type of insurance must you have on motor vehicles with four or more wheels.
$10,000 of Personal Injury Protection (PIP) and $10,000 of Property Damage Liability (PDL).
if your driver license is suspended for too many points what type of insurance must you either purchase or prove that you had on effective date of suspension
10,000 bodily injury liability (BIL) or 20,000 (BIL) if two or more persons. 10,000 property damage liability (PDL), 30,000 combined single limits
what are the penalties for littering
fined up to $500 or jailed up to 60 days. fined up to $1,000 if dumping more than 15 pounds of trash.
if you hit a parked car and are unable to find the owner what should you do
write your name and phone number on a sheet of paper and leave it on the cars windshield and report to the police.
when a crash results in property damages of any amount must the driver notify the florida highway patrol, the sheriffs department, or the city police department
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after a crash has been investigated by an officer does the driver need to send a written report to the department of highway safety and motor vehicles
If property damage appears to be over $500 you must make a written report.
who is required to wear a seat belt when riding in the front seat of a car or a pickup truck
e
who could be charged with a violation if a fourteen year old front seat passenger is not wearing a seat belt
The driver
what is the maximum speed limit for passenger cars on a two lane highway during the daytime
55 mph unless otherwise posted.
what is the maximum speed limit in a residential area if there is no speed limit sign
30mph
what is the maximum speed limit on an interstate highway on a clear day. in a rural area
70mph on some rural interstate highways.
when you are driving too slowly can you be issued a ticket
yes
what must you do when approaching a person who is riding or leading a horse upon or near the roadway
Slow down and yield
what must you do when you see a pedestrian with a white cane in the street ahead of you
Vehicles must come to a complete stop
to what ages does the child restraint law apply
All children 5 years of age or younger
when you are entering a high way or street from a private driveway and the way is clear can you move forward without stopping first
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are vehicles traveling in the opposite direction of school buses that have stopped to unload children on a divided highway with a dividing barrier required to stop
yes, unless the dividing barrier is atleast 5ft.
when a school bus stops to unload children on a divided highway should the vehicle traveling in the same direction as the bus stop
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if a school bus stops to unload children on a four lane high way divided only by a four foot paved strip must vehicles traveling in the opposite direction stop
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for how many feet before you start to turn should you begin your turn signal when you are driving on a highway
100 feet.
suppose you are driving on a four lane highway . from which lane should you turn. into which lane should you turn
Turn right from the right lane into the right lane. Turn left from the left lane into the left lane. (pg 22, pictures d and e)
what is the arm signal for a left turn
Left arm straight out.
when may you drive in the left lane of a road with four or more lanes with two way traffic
When overtaking and passing. (pg 23)
after passing a vehicle you must return to the right side of the road before coming within how many feet of an oncoming vehicle
Within 200 feet of an oncoming
vehicle.
at what places is it unlawful to overtake and pass
Where you see a "DO NOT PASS" or "NO PASSING ZONE" sign; Where a solid yellow line is painted on you side of the center line; On hills or curves, and at the intersections; and Within 100 feet of a bridge, viaduct, tunnel, or railroad crossing.
can a driver who crosses a solid line on the right of the center line of the highway be issued a ticket for the violation
yes
what is the recommended safe following distance
The two-second rule. (pg 23)
which way should you turn your wheels when parking facing uphill where there is a curb. which way should you turn them where there is not a curb
Where there is a curb, turn wheels from the curb. Where there is not a curb, turn wheels to the right. (pg 24 pictures)
can you park your car on a sidewalk within an intersection or on a crosswalk
no
may you drive with just your parking lights on in place of your headlights
No.