DMV Questions

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  1. When Parking your vehicle parallel to the curb on a level street, your wheels must be.....
    Within 18 inches of the curb
  2. You're driving on the freeway. The vehicle in front of you is a large truck. You should drive....
    Farther behind the truck than you would for a passenger vehicle.
  3. To avoid last min moves, you should be looking down the road to where your vehicle will be in about...
    10-15 seconds
  4. You are getting ready to make a right turn. You should....
    Slow down or stop, if necessary, and then make the turn
  5. You're approaching a railroad crossing with no warning devices and are unable to see 400 feet down the tracks in one direction. The speed limit is:
    15 mph
  6. This sign indicates what?Image Upload
    Lane Reduction
  7. When driving in fog, you should use your:
    Low beams
  8. You're driving on a one-way street. You may turn left onto another one-way street only if:
    Traffic on the streets moves to the left
  9. If you drive faster than other vehicles on a road with one lane in each direction and continually pass the other cars, you will:
    Increase your chances of an accident
  10. If you have a green light, but traffic is blocking the intersection, you should:
    Stay out of the intersection until traffic clears
  11. Which of these vehicles must always stop before crossing railroad tracks?
    Tank trucks marked with hazardous materials placards
  12. You have been involved in a minor traffic collision with a parked vehicle and you can't find the owner. You must:
    • Report the accident without delay to the city police
    • In unincorporated areas, to the CHP
  13. You want to make a right turn at an upcoming intersection. You should slow down and:
    SIGNAL FOR 100 FEET before turning
  14. Should you always drive slower than other traffic?
    NO. You can block traffic when you drive too slowly.
  15. You must notify the DMV within 5 days if you:
    Sell or transfer your vehicle
  16. There is no crosswalk and you see a pedestrian crossing your lane ahead. You should:
    Stop & let him/her finish crossing the street
  17. You just sold your vehicle. You must notify the DMV within ___ days.
    5 days
  18. You are driving on a freeway posted for 65 mph. Most of the other vehicles are driving 70 mph or faster. You may legally drive:
    No faster than 65 mph
  19. You may legally block an intersection:
    Under no circumstances
  20. You see a flashing yellow traffic signal at an upcoming intersection. The flashing yellow light means:
    Slow down & cross the intersection carefully
  21. This sign indicates what?Image Upload
    Slippery when wet, use caution
  22. Roadways are the most slippery:
    The first rain after a dry spell.
  23. With a C Class drivers license a person may drive:
    A 3-axle vehicle if the Gross Vehicle Weight is less than 6,000 pounds
  24. This sign indicates what?Image Upload
    Cross road
  25. A school bus ahead of you in your lane is stopped with red lights flashing. You should:
    Stop as long as the red lights are flashing
  26. A solid yellow line next to a broken yellow line means that vehicles:
    Next to the broken line may pass
  27. California's "Basic Speed Law" says:
    You should Never drive faster than is safe for current conditions
  28. When can you drive in a bike lane?
    When you are within 200 feet of a cross street where you plan to turn right
  29. It's illegal to park your vehicle:
    In an unmarked crosswalk
  30. Two sets of solid, double, yellow lines that are two or more feet apart:
    May not be crossed for any reason
  31. When you tailgate other drivers (drive close to their rear bumper):
    You can frustrate the other drivers and make them angry
  32. You must obey instructions from school crossing guards:
    At all times
  33. You may not park your vehicle:
    Next to a red painted curb
  34. The safest precaution that you can take regarding the use of cellular phones and driving is:
    Use hands-free devices so you can keep both hands on the steering wheel
  35. Unless otherwise posted the speed limit in a residential area is ____.
    25 mph
  36. Always stop before you cross railroad tracks when:
    You don't have room on the other side to completely cross the tracks
  37. A white painted curb means:
    Loading zone for passengers or mail only
  38. When you are merging onto the freeway, you should be driving:
    At or near the same speed as the traffic on the freeway
  39. It's a very windy day. You are driving and a dust storm blows across the freeway reducing your visibility. You should drive slower and turn on your:
  40. You may cross a double, yellow line to pass another vehicle, if the yellow line next to:
    Your side of the road is a broken line
  41. You see a signal person at a road construction site ahead. You should obey his or her instructions:
    At all times
  42. All of the following practices are dangerous to do while driving. Which of these is also illegal?
    Listening to music through headphones that cover both ears
  43. You may drive off of the paved roadway to pass another vehicle:
    Under no circumstances
  44. If you plan to pass another vehicle, you should:
    Not assume the other driver will make space for you to return to your lane.
  45. You are about to make a left turn. You must signal continuously during the last ____ feet before the turn.
    100 feet
  46. When Parking uphill on a two-way street with no curb, your front wheels should be:
    Turned to the right (away from the street)
  47. Which of the following statements about blind spots is true?
    Large trucks have bigger blind spots than most passenger vehicles
  48. A large truck is ahead of you and is turning right onto a street with two lanes in each direction. The truck:
    May have to swing wide to complete the right turn
  49. At intersections, crosswalks, and railroad crossings, you should always:
    Look to the sides of your vehicle to see what is coming
  50. If you are involved in a traffic collision, you are required to complete and submit a written report (SR1) to the DMV:
    If there is property damage in excess of $750 or if there are any injuries
  51. This sign indicates what?Image Upload
    Merging traffic from the right
  52. To turn left from a multilane one-way street onto a one-way street, you should start your turn from:
    The lane closest to the left curb.
  53. You drive defensively when you:
    Keep your eyes moving to look for possible hazards
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DMV Questions
2017-11-07 02:25:50
DMV Practice Exam

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