1. You must use your seat belt:a. Unless you are riding in a vehicle built before 1978.
b. Unless you are driving in a limousine.
c. and failure to do so will result in a traffic ticket.
2. To Turn left from a one-way street with multiple lanes onto a two way street, start the turn in:a. The lane closest to the middle of the street.
b. The far left lane.
c. Any lane available.
3. Which of the following will help you avoid being hit from behind:a. Changing lanes frequently.
b. Decreasing your following distance.
c. Merge into another lane.
4. Which is true about vehicles displaying a diamond-shaped sign (indicating a hazardous load)?a. They are not allowed to exceed 35mph.
b. They must stop before crossing railroad tracks.
c. They are not allowed to drive on freeways.
5. You must yield the right of way to an emergency vehicle by:a. Stopping immediately, even if you are in an intersection.
b. Moving into the right lane and driving slowly until it has passed.
c. Driving near to the right edge of the road as possible and stopping.
6. You are driving on a freeway posted for 65 mph. Most of the other vehicles are driving 70 mph or faster. You may legally drive:a. No faster than 65 mph.
a. 70 mph or faster to keep up with the speed of traffic.
a. Between 65 mph and 70 mph.
7. You enter a designated turn lane to make a left turn at an upcoming intersection. There is oncoming traffic. You should:a. Signal before you arrive at the intersection.
b. Move to the left of the center lane.
c. Turn your front wheels to the left to be prepared to turn.
8. You must yield to a pedestrian using a white cane or guide dog:a. Only is a crossing guard is present.
b. At all times.
c. Only when a guide dog is leading the person across the street.
9. You are driving on a city street and see an emergency vehicle with flashing lights behind you. What should you do?a. Drive to the right edge of the road and slow down.
b. Drive to the right edge of the road and stop.
c. Stay in your lane, slow down, and let it pass.
10. You can drive off the road to pass another vehicle:
a. If there are two or more lanes traveling in your direction.
b. If the vehicle ahead is turning left.
c. Under no circumstances.
11. Always look carefully for motorcycles before you change lanes because:
a. It is illegal for motorcycles to share traffic lanes.
b. They usually have the right of way at intersections.
c. Their smaller size makes them harder to see.
12. You must stop at the intersection ahead. Just before the intersection, you have to cross railroad tracks. You should stop before you cross the railroad tracks when:
a. You don't have room on the other side to completely cross the tracks.
b. You transport two or more children in a passenger vehicle.
c. The crossing is located in a city or town with frequent train traffic.
13. You drive defensively when you:
a. Always put one car length between you and the car ahead.
b. Keep your eyes moving to look for possible hazards.
c. Look only at the car in front of you while driving.
14. When can you drive in a bike lane?
a. On foggy days when visibility is low.
b. 30 minute after sunset or 30 minutes before sunrise.
c. Under no circumstances.
15. You are driving on the freeway. The vehicle in front of you is a large truck. You should drive:
a. Closely behind the truck in bad weather because the driver can see farther ahead.
b. No more than one car length behind the truck so the driver can see you.
c. Farther behind the truck than you would for a passenger vehicle.
16. If there is a deep puddle in the road ahead, you should:
a. Maintain the posted speed to make it through the water.
b. Shift into neutral as you drive through the water.
c. Avoid the puddle if possible.
17. You are approaching a railroad crossing with no warning devices and are unable to see 400 feet down the tracks in one direction. The speed limit is:
a. 20 mph.
b. 15 mph.
c. 25 mph.
18. Roads are slippery after it first starts to rain. When the road is slippery you should:
a. Decrease the distance you look ahead of your vehicle
b. Test your tires' traction while going uphill.
a. Avoid making fast turns and fast stops.
19. You want to pass a bicyclists riding on the right edge of your lane:
a. You must honk your horn before passing the bicyclist.
b. You must not squeeze past the bicyclist.
c. May not pass the bicyclist for any reason.
20. A large truck is ahead of you and is turning right onto a street with two lanes in each direction. The truck:
a. May have to swing wide to complete the right turn.
b. Must stay in the right lane at all times while turning.
c. May complete its turn in either of the two lanes.
21. You are driving on the freeway behind a large truck, you should drive:
a. To the right side of the truck and wait to pass.
b. Farther behind the truck than for a passenger vehicle.
c. Closer behind the truck than for a passenger vehicle.
22. A person may legally ride in the back of a pickup truck when:
a. In secured seats and using approved safety belts.
b. The sides of the pickup bed are at least 24 inches high.
c. The back of the pickup is covered with a camper shell.
23. You have been involved in a minor traffic collision with a parked vehicle and you can't find the owner. You must:
a. Leave a note on the vehicle.
b. Report the accident without delay to the city police or, in unincorporated areas, to the CHP.
c. All of the above.
24. At dawn or dusk or in rain or snow, it can be hard to see and be seen. A good way to let other drivers know you are there is to turn:
a. On your parking lights.
b. On your headlights.
c. Up the instrumental panel lights.
25. When driving at night on a dimly lit street, you should:
a. Turn on your high beam headlights to better see the vehicles ahead of you.
b. Keep the instrument panel lights bright to be more visible to other drivers.
c. Drive slowly enough so you can stop within the area lighted by your headlights.
26. Flash your brake lights or turn on your emergency flashers if you:
a. Are temporarily parked in a traffic lane to make delivery.
b. Need to warn other drivers of a collision ahead.
c. Are backing out of a parking space.
27. If a traffic signal light is not working, you must:
a. Stop before entering the intersection and let all other traffic go first.
b. Stop, then proceed when safe
c. Slow down or stop, only if necessary.
28. It is illegal to leave children age six or younger unattended in vehicle on a hot day:
a. Only if the key is in the ignition.
b. Even if they are secured in a child passenger restraint system.
c. If they are supervised by a person twelve years of age or older.
29. You see a flashing yellow traffic signal at an upcoming intersection. The flashing yellow light means:
a. Stop before entering the intersection as long as you can do so safely.
b. Stop. Yield to all cross traffic before crossing the intersection.
c. Slow down and cross the intersection carefully.
30. To avoid last minute moves, you should be looking down the road to where your vehicle will be in about:
a. 15 to 20 seconds.
b. 10 to 15 seconds.
c. 5 to 10 seconds.
31. Which of the following blocks the smooth flow of traffic?
a. Using public transportation instead of your vehicle.
b. Slowing down to look at collision scene.
c. Avoiding unnecessary lane changes.
32. Which of these vehicles must always stop before crossing railroad tracks?
a. Sport utility vehicles carrying four or more persons.
b. Motor homes or pickup trucks towing a boat trailer.
c. Tank trucks with hazardous materials placards.
33. An orange and red sign of this shape on a vehicle always means:
a. Slow moving vehicle.
b. The vehicle has the right of way.
c. Shoulder work ahead.
34. If you are riding in a vehicle equipped with a lap belt and also a separate shoulder belt, you are:
a. Only require to use the lap belt.
b. Only required to use the shoulder belt.
c. Require to use both the lap and shoulder belt.
35. There are two traffic lanes in your direction. You are driving in the left lane and many vehicles are passing you on the right. If the driver behind you: wishes to drive faster, you should:
a. Move over into the right lane when it is safe.
b. Drive onto the left shoulder to let the other vehicles pass.
c. Stay in your lane so you don't impede the traffic flow.
36. When you tailgate other drivers (drive close to their rear bumper):
a. You can frustrate the other drivers and make them angry.
b. You help reduce traffic congestion.
c. Your actions cannot result in a traffic citation.
This test was obtained from the California DMV Automobile test and can be obtained here.
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