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


Question: Even if your vehicle has minimal damage from a collision, have the vehicle's safety features __________.
A.) checked by a qualified technician B.) ignored
C.) checked by your friends D.) unnoticed and maintain the vehicle as usual

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checked by a qualified technician

Question: Rear-end crashes are the most common type of collisions because __________.
A.) drivers enjoy slamming on their brakes at high speeds B.) the vehicles ahead always travel faster than the posted speed limit
C.) most drivers follow too closely behind the vehicle ahead of them D.) rear-end crashes occur only when backing up

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most drivers follow too closely behind the vehicle ahead of them

Question: Which of the following is NOT a reason why high speeds increase the risk of collision?
A.) it takes the brakes longer to stop the vehicle B.) higher speeds require much faster reactions
C.) your visibility is better when you drive faster D.) maneuverability is reduced

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your visibility is better when you drive faster

Question: High speed increases the risk of collision because of ALL of these things EXCEPT:
A.) traction and maneuverability are reduced B.) visibility is increased
C.) the force of impact is greater D.) inertia is increased and it takes the brakes longer to stop the vehicle

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visibility is increased

Question: If you are involved in a collision and the vehicles are still operational, _______.
A.) move them out of traffic B.) move them away from each other
C.) immediately take your vehicle to the nearest mechanic D.) move them to the opposite side of the road

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move them out of traffic

Question: By law, if you are involved in a collision, _________.
A.) report to the nearest hospital B.) you must call for roadside assistance
C.) you are required to stop D.) you do not have to stop if no one is injured

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you are required to stop

Question: To avoid rear-end collision, the following distance under ideal conditions should be ____ seconds.
A.) 2 B.) 3
C.) 4 D.) 5

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3

Question: You may be arrested if you drive for sight-seeing purposes to the scene of a fire, collision, or other disaster.
A.) TRUE B.) FALSE

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TRUE

Question: The common name for what peace officers call a "collision" is?
A.) an accident B.) traffic congestion
C.) automobile malfunction D.) None

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an accident

Question: Your chances of surviving a collision are _______ greater with a safety belt?
Question: Your chances of surviving a collision are ______ greater if you are wearing a seat belt and shoulder strap.
A.) 5 times B.) 10 times
C.) 40 times D.) 75 times
E.) 100 times F.) None

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40 times

Question: Safety belts increase your chances of surviving a collision by more than ____ percent.
A.) 5 B.) 10
C.) 40 D.) 75
E.) 100 F.) None

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40

Question: ____________ are the most frequent victims of collisions between vehicles and pedestrians.
A.) Women B.) The elderly
C.) The handicapped D.) Children

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The elderly

Question: Sleep deprivation causes an estimated ________________ police-reported collisions per year, according to the National Transportation Safety Board.
A.) 100 B.) 10,000
C.) 1000 D.) 100,000

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100,000

Question: One of the most important factors in preventing collisions is maintaining proper __________.
A.) braking pressure B.) following distance
C.) washer fluid level D.) all of the above

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following distance

Question: A rear-end collision is usually the fault of the car in front.
A.) TRUE B.) FALSE

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FALSE

Question: It is safer to remain within a vehicle in a collision than to be ejected from the vehicle.
A.) TRUE B.) FALSE

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TRUE

Question: If a driver in front stops suddenly and a collision occurs it is the "fault" of _____.
A.) the driver ahead B.) the driver behind
C.) the traffic signs in the area D.) both drivers

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the driver behind
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17. Dead in five seconds: Steven Leslie, Jeremy Turner: Defensive Driving Questions

Question What was the name of the driver of the car that caused the first accident?
What was the name of the driver of the car that caused the accident
what was the name of the driver that caused the first accident idrivesafely
  Steven
  Jeremy
  Tom
  Russell

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Steven

Question Steven Leslie was convicted of _____ after causing a fatal collision.
Steven Leslie was convicted of what after causing a fatal collision?
Steven Leslie was convicted of blank after causing a fatal collision?
Steven Leslie was convicted of ________ after causing a fatal collision.
  Driving while intoxicated
  Felony hit-and-run
  Reckless driving
  Second-degree murder
  First-degree man slaughter

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Second-degree murder

Question In the movie, DUI:Dead in five seconds, how old was Steve Leslie when he killed Jeremy Turner?
How old was Steve Leslie when he killed Jeremy Turner in the film, dead in five seconds?
  17
  19
  23
  27

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23

Question Steven Leslie says forgiveness cannot make him forget what happened.
  TRUE
  FALSE

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TRUE

Question Dead in Five Seconds, this film was dedicated to:
  Steven
  Jeremy
  Tom
  Russell

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Jeremy

Question The driver in this segment escaped with minor bruises
  Russell Turner
  Jeremy Turner
  Steven Leslie
  Ellen Turner

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Steven Leslie

Question Steven leslie wrote the letter to:
  Russell Turner
  Jeremy Turner
  Tom
  Laci Peterson

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Russell Turner

Question Dead in 5 seconds was dedicated to:
  Tom
  Jeremy
  Steven
  Russell

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Jeremy

Question How long was Steven Leslie sentenced to prison?
How long was steven leslie sentenced to imprisonment?
What was Steve Lesley`s jail sentence in the movie dead in 5 seconds?
  17 years to life
  10 years to life
  5 years to life
  20 years to life

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17 years to life

Question Steven Leslie was convicted of what kind of felony?
  Second-degree murder
  Felony hit-and-run
  First-degree man slaughter
  Reckless driving
  Driving while intoxicated

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Second-degree murder

Question Where was Steven Leslie from?
  Sacramento
  Los Angeles
  Dallas
  Houston

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Sacramento

Question What was the name of the victim in this segment?
  Steven
  Jeremy
  Tom
  Russell

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Jeremy

Question Steven Leslie showed no remorse in this segment.
  TRUE
  FALSE

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FALSE

Question Steven Leslie feels he has paid his price.
Steven leslie feels like he paid his price
Steven leslie feels he paid the price
Steven leslie feels like he has paid his price
  TRUE
  FALSE

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FALSE

Question 'Dead in 5 Seconds' the driver who hit Jeremy Turner was completely sober.
  TRUE
  FALSE

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FALSE

Question Organ donation was mentioned in the beginning of this segment.
  TRUE
  FALSE

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TRUE

Question The driver in the first accident was booked for:
  Second-degree murder
  Felony hit-and-run
  First-degree man slaughter
  Reckless driving
  Driving while intoxicated

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Second-degree murder

Question According to this segment, how often do these accidents occur?
  Very 30 minutes
  Every 10 minutes
  Every 5 minutes
  Every hour

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Very 30 minutes
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It is illegal to drive in the United States without __________.

Question: It is illegal to drive in the United States without __________.
A. having liability insurance for your vehicle
B. having held your Driver`s License for 90 days
C. having a life insurance policy
D. A passenger-side mirror

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having liability insurance for your vehicle

Question: You must have Proof of insurance, registration and your driver's license:
A. when driving on city streets
B. when applying for a drivers license
C. when driving a golf cart on the golf course

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when driving on city streets

Question: If you have a collision not covered by your insurance,
A. Your insurance company will foot the bill for the rest.
B. You will be able to purchase supplemental insurance after the fact.
C. Your license will be suspended.
D. You should drop your insurance coverage immediately.

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Your license will be suspended.

Question: Maintaining good grades is mentioned as a way to save money on insurance.
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

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TRUE

Question: The price of a vehicle contributes to higher insurance premiums.
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

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TRUE

Question: An insurance policy with bodily injury coverage covers ____.
A. the passengers in your car
B. the injury to or death of each person as a result of any one accident
C. any damages to the body of your car
D. the passengers of the other party's car

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the injury to or death of each person as a result of any one accident

Question: A poor driving record is a good way to see your insurance rates soar.
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

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TRUE

Question: Every vehicle operated on your state roadways must be covered by _________ insurance through a company that is authorized to do business in your state.
A: Equity
C: Premium
B: Liability
D: Medical

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Liability

Question: True or False: It is illegal to provide proof of insurance to a police officer on an electronic device.
A.) True
B.) False

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False

Question: The minimum amount your insurance must cover per collision is:
A.) $15,000 for a single death or injury
B.) $30,000 for death or injury to more than one person
C.) $5,000 for property damage
D.) All of the above

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All of the above

Question: If you have a collision or receive a moving violation while driving carelessly you may experience some or all of the examples below, except:
A.) Damage to or loss of vehicle
B.) Decrease in insurance
C.) Financial impact/Legal actions/DMV actions
D.) Injury or death to you, passengers, and/or others

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Decrease in insurance

Question: Liability insurance protects you against:
A.) claims from an uninsured motorist
B.) claims if you are at fault in a collision.
C.) claims if you are not at fault in a collision
D.) all of the above

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claims if you are at fault in a collision.

Question: ______insurance coverage provides protection for damage to persons or property.
A. Liability
B. Deductible
C. Premium
D. Comprehensive

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Liability
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