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1. What is the shape and color of a railroad crossing sign?
A. Round and yellow.
B. Diamond and yellow.
C. Cross black and white.
D. Round and orange.

2. When will you be given a proposed license suspension notice?
A. When you have received 4 points.
B. When you have received 6 points.
C. When you have received 10 points.
D. When you have received 12 points.

3. Where should you position the car to make a left turn from a two-way street?
A. The lane nearest the side of the road.
B. The lane nearest the center of the road.
C. The right lane.
D. The lane that has less traffic.

4. What is the shape and color of a school crossing sign?
A. Red and Octagonal (eight sided)
B. Yellow and Pentagon (five sided)
C. Red and a Triangle.
D. Yellow and Diamond.

5. What must you do if you want to turn left at a traffic light?
A. Yield to the on-coming traffic.
B. Wait till the light turns yellow.
C. Turn left as soon as the light turns green.
D. Yield to the traffic on your right.

6. What do two parallel white lines across the road mean?
A. No passing
B. Deer
C. Pedestrian Crosswalk
D. No turning

7. Which lights should you use when driving in fog?
A. Low beams
B. High beams
C. Parking lights
D. Hazard lights

8. Insurance surcharge increases are caused by what violations?
A. Driving with a BAC of .05.
B. Refusing a breath test.
C. Driving with any BAC over .0010.
D. All of the above.

9. When may you pass on the right?
A. When there is a car turning left and you think you can fit on the right.
B. When the car in front of you is too slow.
C. When the car behind you is tailgating.
D. When the car in front of you is turning left and there is a lane for driving on the right.

10. You are allowed to park how many feet from the crosswalk?
A. None
B. 10 feet.
C. 100 feet.
D. 25 feet.

11. How many sides are on a yield sign?
A. Six
B. Eight
C. Three
D. Four

12. What is a habitual offender?
A. Any person whose license has been suspended three times in three years.
B. Any person whose license has been suspended once.
C. Any person whose license has been suspended two times in two years.
D. Any person whose license has been suspended one time in two years.

13. What is the maximum speed in the State of New Jersey unless otherwise posted?
A. 55 mph.
B. 50 mph.
C. 60 mph.
D. 65 mph.

14. If you drive through a deep puddle, what should you do?
A. Stop.
B. Continue like nothing happened.
C. Stop, call for help.
D. Test your brakes.

15. Studded snow tires may be used during what months of the year?
A. January 1st through May 31st.
B. October 15th through April 31st.
C. February 28th through April 31st.
D. November 15th through April 1st.

16. A driver's left hand extended straight out means what?
A. He is making a right turn.
B. He is making a left turn.
C. He is slowing or stopping.
D. He is accelerating.

17. A drivers left hand extending downward means what?
A. He is making a right turn.
B. He is making a left turn.
C. He is slowing or stopping.
D. He is accelerating.

18. The safest way to exit an expressway is to?
A. Slow your car to the posted exit speed.
B. Accelerate.
C. Stop, proceed with caution.
D. Continue at the speed you were going.

19. What should you do if your electric signals fail to operate?
A. Stop
B. Call for help
C. Flash your lights to alert other drivers of your situation
D. Use hand signals.

20. If you violate the restrictions on your probationary license, the fine is:
A. $1,000.00
B. $100.00
C. $500.00
D. $200.00

21. Persons under 21 years of age (the legal drinking age) are considered under the influence when their BAC is:
A. 0.1
B. 0.05
C. 0.01
D. All of the above.

22. Your vehicle has gone into a rear wheel skid. What should you do?
A. Turn into the direction of the skid.
B. Increase your gas.
C. Apply your brakes.
D. All of the above.

23. You may drive on public or private property to avoid a traffic sign or signal when:
A. Anytime.
B. Only with permission of property owner.
C. Directed to do so by a police officer.
D. Weather is bad.

24. In New Jersey, you must be at least how old to register a vehicle?
A. 16
B. 21
C. 18
D. 17

25. If you want to return to the road from a dirt shoulder, you should:
A. Move slowly on to the road and wave traffic around you.
B. Slow down, and then turn your wheels to climb the pavement edge.
C. Wait for police help.
D. Drive along the shoulder until you get to an acceleration lane.

26. The shape of a stop sign is?
A. Oval.
B. Triangle.
C. 8 Sided (Octagon)
D. Diamond.

27. The speed limit in New Jersey in a business or residential area unless otherwise posted is?
A. 25
B. 15
C. 35
D. 50

28. A single solid white line across the road at an intersection means?
A. Bus Stop.
B. Slow Down.
C. Stop within five feet of the line for a sign or traffic light.
D. Hospital Zone

29. At night you should drive slow enough to be able to stop within:
A. The distance ahead lighted by your headlights.
B. 25 Feet.
C. 15 seconds from the time you apply the breaks.
D. 100 Yards.

30. Your road test may be terminated by MVC before it starts:
A. Missing Seat Belts
B. An unsafe vehicle
C. A center console or other equipment in your vehicle that obstructs the examiner’s access to the brake pedal
D. All of the above

31. When a school bus with its red lights flashing is stopped on your side of a dual highway, with a safety island or raised median, you must:
A. Slow down to a speed of 30 mph.
B. Yield.
C. Proceed at a speed of 10 mph.
D. Stop and wait till red lights are turned off.

32. When approaching a stopped frozen dessert truck with its stop sign showing, what can you do?
A. Stop and wait till the sign is dropped.
B. Just slow down, its not a school bus.
C. Stop then proceed at a speed of no more than 15 mph.
D. Stop then drive at the posted speed.

33. If a person has been drinking, what can sober them up?
A. Coffee.
B. Time.
C. Eating a lot.
D. Excercise.

34. When driving on a permit, a 16-year old must be accompanied by a licensed driver who:
A. Is over 21.
B. Is over 18.
C. Has never had an accident.
D. Has had a valid license for 5 years.

35. What must you do at a railroad crossing?
A. Stop only when you see the train.
B. Look both ways.
C. Slow to 5 mph.
D. Slow down if lights are flashing.

36. What is the average stopping distance of a passenger vehicle traveling at 50 mph?
A. 243 feet.
B. 396 feet.
C. 500 feet.
D. 175 feet.

37. How many sides are on a yield sign?
A. 3
B. 4
C. 8
D. 6

38. While practice driving, who may be charged with traffic violation?
A. The student driver only.
B. The licensed driving instructor only.
C. Both.
D. All of the above.

39. A green light means:
A. Go.
B. Go right now.
C. Slow down.
D. Go when safe.

40. What is the stopping distance at night for a passenger vehicle traveling at 50 mph?
A. a football field.
B. 268 feet.
C. 359 feet.
D. 700 feet.

41. You have had too much to drink for driving purposes when your blood alcohol content has reached what level?
A. .8%
B. .9%
C. .08%
D. 1.0%

42. What is the range (distance) your low beam headlights will allow you to see ahead?
A. 900 feet.
B. 350 feet.
C. 50 feet.
D. 243 feet.

43. What is the range (distance) your high beam headlights will allow you to see ahead?
A. 400 feet.
B. 350 feet.
C. 500 feet.
D. 1000 feet.

44. When are roads most slippery?
A. During a heavy rain storm.
B. At night.
C. During the first few minutes of rainfall.
D. After the rain fall.

45. What is a blind spot?
A. When the sun reduces your forward visibility.
B. When the rain reduces your forward visibility.
C. Problems caused by broken head lights.
D. Areas around your car that do not appear in the mirrors.

46. What is a NO-ZONE?
A. Blind spots around trucks.
B. No parking zone.
C. No parking zone in a hospital.
D. Part of the curve where you are unable to see the road.

47. You are driving directly behind a large truck, how do you know if your vehicle is in the trucker's blind spot?
A. You never know, only the trucker can see you.
B. When the sun is not glaring.
C. You can not see the truck's mirrors.
D. You are never in the blind spot, trucks have extra mirrors.

48. What should you do in a collision if possible?
A. Choose to hit something that will give like a fence or bush rather than something that’s rigid like a tree.
B. Choose something to hit that is stationary rather than a vehicle moving toward you.
C. If you have to hit the oncoming vehicle try to hit it a glancing blow- every inch off center makes a difference.
D. All of the above.

49. What is the correct hand signal for a right turn?
A. Left arm straight out.
B. Right arm straight out.
C. Left arm down.
D. Left arm up.

50. What is the recommeded hand position on the steering wheel?
A. 12 and 6.
B. 1 and 11.
C. 5 and 7.
D. 3 and 9.

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