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Texas Adult Drivers Education Course: TADEC -Chapter Quiz Answers

# Chapter 2 Quiz: Who May Operate A Vehicle In Texas

Question: What is the minimum age to get a license?
Answer: 16 with a approved driver education course.

Question: If you are teaching a beginner to drive, you must:
Answer: Be a licensed driver age 21 or over.

Question: A person's driver license will automatically be suspended if convicted of
Answer: Possessing a fake driver's license.

Question: You can lawfully allow an object to extend beyond the left side of your vehicle:
Answer: 3 inches

Question: If you are required to show proof of financial responsibility for the future, how many years must such proof be kept up?
Answer: 2 years

Question: Not including thinking distance, lawful brakes must stop a car at 20 miles per hour within how many feet?
Answer: 25 feet

Question: If you move, how many days do you have before you must report your change of address to the Department of Public Safety?
Answer: 30 days

Question: Your driver license may be suspended for causing:
Answer: One serious collision (accident)

Question: What is the maximum fine for a conviction of driving without a valid driver license?
Answer: $200

Question: Your driver license may be suspended for:
Answer: Habitual reckless driving.

Question: If your driver license is suspended, you may drive only:
Answer: If you obtain an essential need driver license

Question: Uninsured drivers become subject to license and vehicle registration suspension when damages amount to:
Answer: At least $1000 to property of one person

# Chapter 3: Right-Of-Way

Question: When a vehicle ahead of you stops to let a pedestrian pass in front of it, you should:
Answer: Stay in line and wait until the vehicle ahead proceeds

Question: A driver waiting to make a left turn when the traffic light turns green should:
Answer: Turn only after there is no danger from oncoming vehicles.

Question: Once you have stopped for a school bus, do not pass until the driver signals you to proceed, the red lights stop flashing, or:
Answer: The bus starts moving ahead

Question: If you must walk on the highway, you should:
Answer: Walk on the left side in order to watch for approaching vehicles/traffic.

Question: When you hear a siren coming, you should:
Answer: Yield to the emergency vehicle.

Question: When entering a street from an unpaved road, you should:
Answer: yield to the vehicle on the paved road in all instances.

Question: When possible, pedestrians should walk:
Answer: On a sidewalk

Question: It is a violation of State law for pedestrians to:
Answer: Stand in the road for purpose of soliciting a ride.

Question: When entering a street from a private driveway or alley you must:
Answer: Stop, then yield to approaching vehicles and pedestrians.

Question: When a pedestrian walks out into the street in violation of the law, you should:
Answer: Yield the right of way to avoid injuring them

# Chapter 4: Signaling

Question: You must give a signal either by hand and arm or by signal device:
Answer: Anytime you change lanes

Question: When following another vehicle, how much driving time should you maintain between yourself and the vehicle you are following?
Answer: 3 seconds

Question: The speed limit for passenger cars in urban districts is:
Answer: 30 mph

Question: If you are being passed, you should:
Answer: Stay in your lane

Question: When parking headed downhill it is best to:
Answer: Turn front wheels to the curb

Question: When choosing your driving speed, the most important things to consider are:
Answer: The condition of the weather, traffic, road, car, and driver

Question: If you are driving at the speed limit and another driver sounds his horn and starts to pass, you should:
Answer: slow down and let him pass/Slow down and allow him to pass

Question: When approaching an intersection, bridge, or railroad crossing, you should never drive (pass) on the left half of the roadway when within:
Answer: 100 feet

Question: When turning you should give the proper signal:
Answer: at least 100 feet before turning

Question: A posted speed limit of 55 mph means:
Answer: You may drive 55 mph only under favorable driving conditions

Question: When parking near a corner, you may park your vehicle no closer than:
Answer: 20 feet from a crosswalk

Question: The speed limit for passenger cars on highways numbered by this state or the United States is:
Answer: 75 mph

Question: At 20 miles per hour the average driver, from the moment he sees danger until he hits the brake, will travel about:
Answer: 44 feet

Question: When turning left from a three lane, one-way street, you should turn from the:
Answer: Left lane

Question: If a child ran into the road 65 to 70 feet ahead of your vehicle, what is the highest speed from which you could stop with good brakes before hitting him?
Answer: 20 mph

Question: When you are caught behind a very slow truck going up a long hill, you should:
Answer: Stay behind the truck until you reach the top of the hill and the way is clear

# Chapter 5 : Defensive Driving

Question: To avoid accidents, a defensive driver should:
Answer: Stay alert and look for trouble spots developing around him

Question: When making a long trip, you should stop for a rest:
Answer: About every two hours or one hundred miles

Question: The headlights must be turned on:
Answer: 30 minutes after sunset

Question: When you are driving in fog, you can see better by:
when driving in fog you can see better by
Answer: Using lower headlight beam

Question: On a multiple lane highway slow drivers should drive:
Answer: In the right hand lane

Question: If you get drowsy while driving it is best to:
Answer: Stop, get out and walk around

Question: Why should you drive slower at night?
Answer: The distance which you can see ahead is less

Question: If blinded by an approaching motor vehicle at night, it is best to:
Answer: Slow down and avoid looking directly into the lights of the approaching vehicle

Question: The lights on your vehicle must be turned on any time day or night when persons and vehicles cannot clearly be seen for:
Answer: 1000 feet

Question: At night, a driver should dim his headlights when an oncoming motor vehicle comes within:
Answer: 500 feet


Traffic School / Defensive Driving Test Questions