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  1. T/F : The body rids itself, at the rate of about, one beer or one shot of whiskey per hour.

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drive test

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  1. T/F : The body rids itself, at the rate of about, one beer or one shot of whiskey per hour.

True

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  1. T/F : White broken lines separate traffic going in opposite directions.

False

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  1. T/F: Red, white, and black are all colors that can be found on regulatory signs.

True

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  1. T/F: Most driving emergencies result from mechanical breakdowns.

False

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  1. T/F: One defense for overdriving your headlights is to reduce your speed.

True

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  1. T/F : Collision insurance pays for your vehicle if you are at fault in an accident.

True

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  1. T/F : Head-on collisions are the most common type of accidents found on expressways.

False

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  1. T/F : The more energy of motion that a vehicle develops, the stronger its traction.

False

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  1. T/F : A regulatory sign with a red circle with a diagonal line through the circle prohibits some action.

True

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  1. T/F : When passing another vehicle the law allows for you to travel up to five miles per miles per hour over the posted speed limit.

False

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  1. T/F : Rear view mirrors eliminate all blind spots.

False

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  1. T/F: Force of impact is directly related to the speed of a vehicle.

True

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  1. T/F : The "Safe Roads Act of 1983" raised the legal drinking age.

True

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  1. T/F : A "stale green" light is one that you saw turn green.

False

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  1. T/F : Adverse weather conditions affect only traction.

False

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  1. T/F : "Implied consent" deals with a driver agreeing to submit to a chemical test at the time of licensing.

True

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  1. T/F : All areas where passing is prohibited are clearly marked with pennant shaped signs.

False

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  1. T/F : Kinetic energy is also called energy in motion.

True

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  1. T/F : Natural laws are enforced by the Highway patrol.

False

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46.T/F : To "sober-up" a driver should drink strong coffee.

False

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47.T/F : A space cushion is a device designed to indicate in the event of an accident.

False

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48.T/F : A good rule of an emotionally mature driver is "DO unto others before they can do unto you".

False

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  1. T/F : Hydroplaning can only occur when you have slick tires on your car.

False

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50.T/F : Alcohol and drugs impair coordination and make a driver's reaction time slower.

True

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T/F : A yellow and black diamond shaped sign is used to give mileage between cities.

False

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T/F : One reason more deaths occur on the open road is higher speed.

True

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T/F : Reaction distance and braking distance make up total stopping distance.

True

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T/F : A driver's reaction time is directly influenced by the condition of his vehicle.

False

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T/F : As the speed of a vehicle increases, the amount of tire tread touching the road also increases.

False

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T/F : Pedestrians have the right-of-way-over drivers who are making a right turn on a red light.

True

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T/F : To remove a struck vehicle you should use quick and heavy acceleration.

False

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When driving on a four-lane road, you should do which of the following ?

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I. Signal just as you pull into a new lane

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II. Stay alert to the movements of cars in the lane next to you.

II

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Which of the following statements about speed limits for cars in North Carolina is (are) correct?

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I. The speed limit outside a city is 55 mph unless otherwise posted

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II. The speed limit inside a city is 25 mph unless otherwise posted

I

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Studies have shown that under normal conditions the chance of a car being involved in an accident on an interstate highway is greater if the driver _______________.

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A. maintains a steady speed

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B. travels considerably below the posted speed limit

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C. travels at the posted speed limit

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D. maintains his position relative to cars in front and behind him in his lane

B

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If your car breaks down on a highway at night, you should do which of the following?

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I. Raise the hood and tie a white handkerchief to the left front door handle

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II. Switch on the parking lights.

Both I and II

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When can you disregard a signal given by a police officer directing traffic?

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I. An emergency vehicle is approaching

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II. The officer's signal is in conflict with a traffic signal

Neither I nor II

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If you are in the wrong lane for making a left turn at an intersection, you should ___________________.

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A. go to the next intersection and turn there

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B. back up and move into the correct lane for turning

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C. wait until all other cars have cleared the intersection and turn

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D. signal the driver in the car beside you that you intend to turn in front of him

A

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A leaky exhaust system should be repaired because it _____________________.

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A. wastes gas and oil

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B. may cause the engine to run hot

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C. may allow dangerous fumes to enter the car

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D. makes the engine hard to start and likely to stall

C

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If a person wishes to drive when his license suspension period is over, he must do which of the following?

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I. Show that he ha son other suspensions or revocations in effect

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II. Pay a restoration fee

Both I and II

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The only way to rid the body of alcohol is __________________.

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A. cold shower

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B. exercise

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C. coffee

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D. time

D

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Coolant level is related directly to _________________.

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A. the radiator

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B. the transmission

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C. the air conditioner

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D. the tires

A

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A deductible clause refers to __________________.

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A. no fault insurance

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B. the amount a driver must pay before the insurance company pays

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C. discount premiums

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D. cost of liability insurance

B

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Damage to a vehicle caused by lighting would be covered by _____________________.

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A. property damage liability

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B. comprehensive

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C. collision

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D. towing insurance

B

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In order to avoid being hit in the rear by another vehicle, you should do which of the following?

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I. Drive cautiously and use your brake often

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II. Check your rear-view mirrors more often.

II

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Conviction for which of the following carries the highest number of points?

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A. reckless driving

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B. hit-and-run with property damage

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C. driving without a license

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D. passing a stopped school bus unloading children

D

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"BAC" levels can be measured by ______________________.

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A. blood tests

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B. breath tests

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C. both A and B

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D. neither A nor B

C

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When a driver has a total of 7 points, which of the following may happen?

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I. The driver can be required to file proof of financial responsibility

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II. The driver can have 3 points deducted if he satisfactorily completes a Driver Improvement Clinic

II

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A car pitches and tosses in normal driving and leans heavily to the side in turns is likely to have trouble in which of the following systems?

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A. ignition

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B. steering

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