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Driving Skills
02/14/2011

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Term
Implied Consent Law
Definition
A law enforcement officer may at any time give you a sobriety test of blood, breath, and urine AND your blood may be taken against your will.
Term
At 25 MPH, it will take you about ___ feet to stop your car
Definition
62 ft
Term
Financial Responsibility Law
Definition
Requires owners and operators of motor vehicles to be financially responsible for damages and/or injuries they may cause to others when a collision happens.
Term
Florida No-Fault Law
Definition
Anyone who owns or has registered a motor vehicle that has been in the state for at least 90 days must purchase a policy delivered or issued for delivery in this state.
Term
Child restrain violations will earn you ___ points
Definition
3
Term
Your could face mandatory revocation of your license as a result of...
a. Child restraint violation
b. Unlawful speeding resulting in a collision
c. Lying about ownership of your vehicle
d. A moving violation
Definition
C
Term
Getting cited for reckless driving will result in ____ points on your license
Definition
4
Term
If you are found guilty of speeding and causing a collision, you will receive ___ points on your license
Definition
4
Term
True or false: Your low-beam headlights illuminate the road in front of you for approximately 300 ft.
Definition
False: 100 ft
Term
The best safety feature for preventing whiplash is the ____
Definition
Headrest
Term
A DUI/OWI stays on your record for ___ years
Definition
75
Term
If you are under the age of 18 and accumulate six points on your license within twelve months ....
Definition
You lose your driving privileges for one year, but you could ask for an administrative hearing to get permission to drive on a restricted basis.
Term
True or false: Getting cited for speeding more than 16 MPH over the speed limit will result in 3 points on your license
Definition
False: 4 points
Term
In a single day, _____ people's lives are affected by simply driving a motor vehicle
Definition
26,040
Term
___% of drivers between the ages of 15 and 20 were killed in a motor vehicle crash had been drinking
Definition
25
Term
True or false: You must place a child in an approved child seat if the child is under nine years of age.
Definition
False: The child must be under three years of age.
Term
You should always... when driving.
Definition
Have an emergency escape route planned
Term
If someone is injured in a collision, you should...
Definition
Call for medical help
Term
Zero Tolerance Law
Definition
It is illegal for minors to operate a vehicle after even one drink.
Term
If you are involved in a skid, what should you NEVER do? What is one thing you should do?
Definition
Lock your brakes; stop when you have gained control of your car
Term
You can maintain a proper following distance by using the ___ second rule.
Definition
Three
Term
True or false: You are more likely to be involved in a crash during a long trip.
Definition
False - If you are close to home
Term
The maximum speed limit in a business or residential district in Florida, unless otherwise posted, is ___ MPH.
Definition
30
Term
The court may suspend, restrict, or delay the driving privilege of a minor...
Definition
If convicted of vandalism or being habitually truant.
Term
Leaving the scene of a collision causing more than $50 in damages will result in ___ points
Definition
6
Term
True or false: If you hit a parked car, you should leave your information on the windshield.
Definition
True (2)
Term
True or false: Your driving record cannot be accessed by anyone except an official public agency
Definition
False - Most of it is available to the public
Term
Ethanol is a ....
Definition
Mood-altering drug
Term
For a fatal crash cost can soar to....
Definition
$500,000
Term
True or false: On a city street, you should be looking ahead of you as far ahead as the car in front of you.
Definition
False - "Aim high"
Term
True or false: When you drive through deep water, you should dry out your breaks by driving slowly in low gear and apply your breaks lightly.
Definition
True (1)
Term
Basic Speed Rule
Definition
Do not go faster than is safe for conditions
Term
In a single day, _____ people's lives are affected by simply driving a motor vehicle.
Definition
26,040
Term
There are ___ million drivers on the road today, and ____ of those are in Florida.
Definition
194, 14.5
Term
The _____ ______ is the highest portion of the brain.
Definition
Cerebral cortex
Term
LSD is a ...
Definition
Hallucinogen
Term
Which will get you 3 points? Unlawful speeding a) 15 MPH or less or b) 16 MPH or more over lawful or posted speed limit?
Definition
15 MPH or less (a)
Term
What are blind spots?
Definition
Areas in a motor vehicle where you cannot see what is approaching you.
Term
Move Over Act
Definition
Drivers must "move over" and slow down to 20 MPH below the speed limit when approaching an emergency vehicle that is stopped on a highway.
Term
In school districts the posted speed limit is usually ___ MPH, but never higher than ___ MPH.
Definition
15, 20
Term
Speeding fines are ___ when workers are in a construction zone, or in a school zone during posted hours, regardless if children are there.
Definition
Doubled
Term

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This is a ...

Definition
School warning
Term

[image]

 

This is a ....

Definition
Slow moving vehicle sign
Term

[image]

 

This is a ....

Definition
Yield sign
Term

[image]

 

These are ....

Definition
Regulatory signs
Term

[image]

 

This is a ...

Definition
Guide sign
Term

[image]

 

This is a ....

Definition
Stop sign
Term

[image]

 

These are ....

Definition
Construction signs
Term

[image]

 

This is a ....

Definition
Warning sign
Term

[image]

 

This is a ....

Definition
No Passing Zone sign
Term

 

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These are.....

Definition
Railroad crossing signs
Term

[image]

 

This sign means that ....

Definition
You cannot U-turn
Term

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Can you park in a space where this sign is present?

Definition
Only if you are handicapped
Term

[image]

 

This sign means ....

Definition
That you can go 50 MPH under normal conditions
Term

[image]

 

This sign leads you to ....

Definition
A rest area
Term

[image]

 

This sign means that ....

Definition
A hospital is nearby
Term

[image]

 

Can you pass on this road?

Definition
Yes
Term

[image]

 

Can you pass on this road?

Definition
No
Term
Who may use the HOV lane on highways?
Definition
Hybrid vehicles or nonhybrid vehicles which have two or more passangers including the driver.
Term

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Which car should go first?

Definition
Car C - it is farthest to the right
Term

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Which car should go first?

Definition
The biggest car
Term
In a four-way stop, you should always yield the right of way to the car on your _____
Definition
Right
Term
At 60 MPH the force of your car impacting a surface is about ___ times as great as 30 MPH.
Definition
Four
Term
A collision occurs every ....
Definition
5 seconds
Term
Withdrawal from barbiturates and alcohol have a greater or lower risk of death?
Definition
Greater
Term
If you have anti-lock brakes and start to skid, should you apply a quick pumping motion to your breaks?
Definition
No - You should just press firmly on the brake pedal
Term
The two types of bad drivers?
Definition
Angry and Unaware
Term
Alcohol related crashes cost the public ....
Definition
$116 billion
Term
Passing a stopped school bus will result in ___ points on your license.
Definition
Four
Term
On the freeway, you are required to have your signal on for ____ feet before changing lanes.
Definition
100
Term
The top excuse for not wearing your seat belt ....
Definition
I am only going a short distance
Term
At 0.08 BAC, you are ....
Definition
Presumed by Florida law to be too impaired to drive.
Term
You should always measure your following speed in ....
Definition
Seconds
Term
Each year about _____ people die in alcohol related crashes.
Definition
17,000
Term
If you accumulate ____ points in 12 months your license will be suspended for 30 days.
Definition
12
Term
If you do something very dangerous and your license is taken away for a very long period of time or permanently, you license has been ______
Definition
Revoked
Term
Alcohol affects the limbic portion of the brain by ....
Definition
Exaggerating emotional states
Term
Which is not a hallucinogen: DMT, LSD, Heroin, or mescaline?
Definition
Heroin
Term
Is there the same amount of alcohol in a glass of wine, can of beer, and shot of liquor?
Definition
Yes*
Term
A yellow line separates _____ moving in different directions.
Definition
Traffic
Term
The economic cost to society each year from crashes and injuries on US highways is about _____
Definition
$230 billion
Term
____ ___ are the number one killed of children in America.
Definition
Traffic collisions
Term
Where would you start a left turn from a two-way street?
Definition
At the left hand edge of the lane closest to the middle of the street.