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A construction zone is indicated by
Alcohol first affects a driver by
The best place to adjust speed to steer through a curve is
The area you can see around you is called
The four steps in the IPDE Process are
Alcohol begins to affect a person’s abilities
The area to the rear of the car not seen in mirrors is
What is the main purpose for passenger restrictions as part of GDL laws?
Antifreeze is used in the
In which of the following situations should you use your low beams?

I. At night in the city.
II. In foggy or misty weather.
When driving through heavy fog, you should
What is a space cushion?
If your brakes fail, you should do which of the following?

I. Shift into a lower gear.
II. Use the emergency brake.
You are approaching an intersection that has traffic signals. The intersection is
A light that has just turned green is
What are the parts of the highway transportation system (HTS)
The alternator warning light indicate
Which roadway marking indicates a no-passing area?
A person can sober up by drinking black coffee and taking a cold shower.
When you determine how to adjust speed or position, which IPDE step are you using?
Conviction for which of the following carries the highest number of points?
The correct hand signal for a left turn is
Time your eyes need to regain clear vision after being affected by bright lights
Never remove a radiator cap on a hot engine because
When driving on a long trip, you should
A yellow X on an overhead signal above your lane indicates
Which insurance protects you if you are injured by a hit-and-run driver or a driver who has no way to pay costs?
Roughly half of all traffic fatalities involve which of the following?
Of all the possible causes of collisions, what is by far the most common?
The chance of a collision is greatest
Overdriving headlights means
A vehicle’s electrical energy is stored in the
Roads are likely to be especially slick
The first action to take when making an off-road recovery is to
The purpose of traffic signs are
A sign with a yellow background is a
When is using a cell phone while driving appropriate?
Which of the following statements about speed limits for cars in North Carolina is/are correct?
I. The speed limit outside a city 55 mph unless otherwise posted.
II. The speed limit inside a city is 25 mph unless otherwise posted.
When an emergency vehicle sounds it sirens or used a flashing lights you
Black ice
Most states have set the level of intoxication at a BAC of
Hydroplaning occurs when your tires
Driver inattention is a major factor in most crashes and near-crashes.
Condition in which a driver is lulled into an inattentive, drowsy state
If your brakes fail, you should do which of the following?

I. Shift into a lower gear.
II. Use the emergency brake.
What does the odometer show?
When a moving object hits something, what is the most important factor in determining how hard it hits?
One of the questions you should ask yourself as you are deciding to pass another vehicle is
When rounding a curve, a car tends to
Most warning signs are