Card Set Information
driving permit test written
This card set is full of road signs for NYS written permit tests.
normally are white rectangles with black letters or symbols, but some are different shapes, and some can use red letters or symbols
gives information about rules
normally are yellow and diamond-shaped, with black letters or symbols
approaching a hazardous location or a location with a special rule
are green with white letters and symbols
show the direction and distance to locations (watch for them so you don't get lost)
are blue with white letters and symbols
show the locations of services
come to a full stop
yield the right-of-way to vehicles and pedestrians in or heading toward the intersection
stop before stop line, crosswalk, or intersection so that you can view the intersection
go only when it is safe
decrease speed and prepare to stop
yield right-of-way to vehicles or pedestrians approaching the intersection
come to a full stop if traffic conditions require it
check carefully for traffic and be prepared to stop
no right turn sign
divided highway ends
winding road ahead
yield to pedestrians
Railroad crossing sign
use caution and be prepared to stop
if you are following a bus or truck approaching a railroad crossing, be careful. most buses and trucks always have to stop when approaching a railroad crossing
Work area signs
people are at work on or near the roadway and traffic can be controlled by a flag person.
a work area speed limit as low as 25 mph can be posted
you must always drive at a reduced speed regardless
When a work area person holds up his hand or hold it flag out to the side...
it means to stop
when a work area person makes a sweeping motion across his body or rests the flag down by his side...
it means to proceed
when a work area person move his hand up and down and moves the flag up and down...
it means to go slow.
indicate US, state, or county routes
shape of sign indicates type of route
: these signs are for state, US, and interstate routes.
keep right of divider sign
do not enter sign (one way)
do not pass sign
no switching lanes or going around people
gas station, restaurant, place to stay, phone, hospital, and camp ground
merging traffic entering from right sign
traffic signal ahead
right lane ends merge left
hospital emergency services to the right
two way traffic
slippery when wet
no U turn