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To lower the risk of a collision, you should keep at least __________ of space to one side of your vehicle at all times.

Question: To lower the risk of a collision, you should keep at least __________ of space to one side of your vehicle at all times.
A. five feet
B. 500 feet
C. one car width
D. four feet

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one car width


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Question: Most hazards or obstacles will be detected __________ of your vehicle.
A. in front
B. to the left side
C. to the rear
D. to the right side

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in front


Question: Reversible lanes are marked with unique signs, signals and markings, such as __________.
A. a flashing red X, which means to prepare to stop
B. a red X, which means the lane is closed
C. a solid yellow X, which means stay in the lane but slow down
D. a flashing yellow X, which means use this lane ONLY for a right turn

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a red X, which means the lane is closed


Question: __________ diamond shaped or __________ signs alert drivers of construction zones.
A. Red, octagonal
B. Blue, triangular
C. Green, square
D. Orange, rectangular

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Orange, rectangular


Question: If you are in an emergency and there is no space to the side to steer out of the way of a crash, __________.
A. use controlled braking
B. prepare for impact
C. turn your steering wheel into the direction of the crash
D. shift gears into neutral

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use controlled braking


Question: Reversible lanes are used during __________.
A. low traffic
B. emergencies
C. rush hour
D. weekends only

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rush hour


Question: If you experience a blow out in one of your front tires, your vehicle will __________.
A. fishtail in the opposite direction of the blown out tire
B. pull hard in the direction of the deflated tire
C. pull hard in the direction of the tire still inflated
D. roll over

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pull hard in the direction of the deflated tire


Question: Deer are likely to be more active and roam outside of their territory during __________.
A. winter
B. autumn
C. spring
D. summer

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autumn


Question: When passing a stopped school bus, you do not need to stop if __________.
A. the school bus has an extended stop sign, but you do not see any children in the immediate area.
B. other cars around you are not stopping.
C. the school bus is on the opposite side of a roadway that is divided by a physical barrier.
D. the school bus has an extended stop sign but no flashing red lights.

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the school bus is on the opposite side of a roadway that is divided by a physical barrier.


Question: If you do not have __________, always drive with your low-beam headlights on.
A. center-signal lights
B. fog lights
C. daytime running lights
D. rear-view lights

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daytime running lights


Question: When approaching or being approached by an emergency vehicle with its siren and/or lights on, __________.
A. all traffic traveling in the same direction as the emergency vehicle must yield
B. you must tap your horn lightly to make the emergency vehicle aware of your presence
C. all traffic, in either direction, must slow down, pull to the right of the road, and stop until the emergency vehicle passes
D. you must slow your vehicle's speed to 25 mph

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all traffic, in either direction, must slow down, pull to the right of the road, and stop until the emergency vehicle passes


Question: Motorcycles are extremely hard to see if they are __________.
A. driving on the shoulder
B. approaching from the side
C. powered by quiet motors
D. directly behind your vehicle

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approaching from the side


Question: __________ skids occur when the brakes are applied so hard that the front or rear wheels lose traction.
A. Cornering
B. Power
C. Braking
D. Blowout

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Braking


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