★ Traffic School Defensive Driving Test Answers 1

The Basic Speed Law says that...
A.) you should basically drive the speed limit.
B.) you can be arrested for dealing "speed" from your vehicle.
C.) you should drive no slower than the base speed.
D.) you may drive only as fast as is safe for the prevailing conditions.

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you may drive only as fast as is safe for the prevailing conditions.

The minimum speed law says that…
A.) There is no minimum speed limit.
B.) You should never drive faster than is safe for current conditions.
C.) You must. always drive at a speed that is reasonable and proper for existing conditions.
D.) All of these are correct

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All of these are correct

Traffic law..
A.) are static
B.) can change periodically
C.) meant to be oppressive
D.) all of the above

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all of the above

Traffic law ________
A.) promote safety in the driving environment
B.) contribute to a common understanding among users of the road way
C.) keep order and movement of traffic
D.) all the above are correct

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all the above are correct

You could speculate that it is important for motorists to keep up-to-date with traffic laws and driving techniques
A.) road signs and signals
B.) speed limits
C.) changes on routes
D.) all of the above are correct

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all of the above are correct

A good way to avoid a DUI is to...
A.) wait for a few minutes after your last drink before driving.
B.) assign a designated driver
C.) sober up quickly by drinking lots of strong, black coffee.
D.) both A and C are correct

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Assign a designated driver

In California, most "minor" violations will drop off of your driving record after...
Most minor violations will drop off of your driving record after
A.) 36 months.
B.) 24 months.
C.) 18 months.
D.) 6 months.

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36 months.

Drivers are to yield the right-of-way...
A.) when merging, to traffic already on the intended route of travel.
B.) to vehicular traffic already in an intersection.
C.) to pedestrians.
D.) all of the above are correct

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All of the above are correct

High-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes are reserved for...
A.) vehicles carrying a minimum of two occupants.
B.) heavily loaded trucks.
C.) "alternative fuel" or fuel-efficient vehicles(in some cases).
D.) Both A and C are correct

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Both A and C are correct

U-turns are prohibited..
A.) on one-way streets.
D.) in front of fire stations
C.) where you do not have an unobstructed view of the roadway for at least 200 feet in both directions
D.) All of the above are correct

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All of the above are correct

If you are sharing the road with a suspected impaired driver, it is safest to be...?
A.) in front of the impaired driver
B.) beside the impaired driver
C.) traveling in the opposite direction from the impaired driver
D.) behind the impaired driver

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behind the impaired driver

The State of California uses a mechanism known as __________ to rehabilitate chronic violators of driving laws.
A.) POTS
B.) BOTS
C.) LOTS
D.) NOTS

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NOTS

The State of California uses a mechanism known as __________.
A.) "NJOY"
B.) "NOSH"
C.) "NIMBY"
D.) "NOTS"

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NOTS

EXPLANATION: The state of California uses a mechanism known as NOTS (Negligent Operator Treatment System) to rehabilitate chronic violators of driving laws.

Drivers are required to signal a change of direction for at least
A.) 100 feet
B.) 200 feet
C.) 500 feet
D.) 300 feet

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100 feet

You are to dim your headlights at a minimum distance of ____ when following another vehicle.
A.) 100 feet
B.) 300 feet
C.) 750 feet
D.) 1,000 feet

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300 feet

You are to dim your headlights at a minimum distance of ____ when approaching an oncoming vehicle.
A.) 100 feet
B.) 300 feet
C.) 500 feet
D.) 1,000 feet

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500 feet

Headlights must be activated during times of darkness and when visibility is limited to...
A.) less than 1000 feet
B.) less than 2000 feet
C.) less than 5 000 feet
D.) none of the above are correct

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less than 1000 feet

During a rain shower, the road surface is likely to be most slippery...?
A.) an hour after the shower begins
B.) just as the shower ends
C.) in the first 30 minutes after the shower begins.
D.) uniformly for the duration of the shower.

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in the first 30 minutes after the shower begins.

When your vehicle loses contact with the pavement and rides on a thin layer of water, it is...?
A.) “hydroplaning”
B.) “highway hydro skiing”
C.) “hydrocephalus”
D.) “velocitating.”

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“hydroplaning”

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