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Driver Manual Practice Quiz

Driver Manual - All Chapters Quiz

Questions

Please Note: This quiz has a random selection of 50 questions from all the other quizzes (it is likely, but not guaranteed, that all chapters will be covered in the random questions).  It is intended to help you prepare for the types of questions you will be asked on the written test. The questions on the test you take at the DMV may be different, and it will only have 20 questions.

 
As you near an intersection, the traffic light changes from green to yellow.  Your best action would be to:
stop signWhat does this road sign mean?
When driving at night, it is most important for you to:
A safe speed to drive your car:
What kinds of drugs, other than alcohol, can affect your driving ability?
You may cross a double solid yellow line:
railroad crossing road signThis sign (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#railroad-crossing ) is a warning that you are approaching:
A driver may park in a space reserved for people with disabilities if the vehicle displays license plates for the disabled:
A rectangular-shaped sign is a:
If an approaching train is near enough or going fast enough to be a danger, you must:
You may not cross a single broken white (or yellow) line:
two way traffic road signThis sign (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#two-way-traffic ) means:
You may pass another vehicle on the right if it is waiting to:
traffic signal ahead road signThis sign (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#traffic-signal-ahead ) means:
Signs that warn "lane closed ahead" may indicate a work zone ahead. You should:
When you drive at night you an reduce the problem of glare from the headlights of an approaching car by:
You have the right of way when you are:
What are the consequences that can result from driving under the influence of alcohol or other drugs?
What does alcohol do to your driving skills and judgment?
hill ahead road signThis sign (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#hill-ahead ) means:
Expressways have "expressway entrance lanes" (acceleration lanes) so that drivers can:
The law that requires every driver to exercise care to avoid colliding with an authorized emergency or hazard vehicle is called:
What does it mean when a school bus is stopped and its red lights are flashing?
After you have passed a car you should return to the right lane when you:
A "no stopping" sign means that, unless directed to do so by a policeman, you may stop only:
What are the colors of a sign which tells you the distance to the next exit of a highway?
In which of the following situations is passing always forbidden?
no u turn road signThis sign (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#no-u-turn ) means:
When attempting to stop on a slippery road, the best action to take is:
Which of the following may describe a work zone sign?
When you drive in heavy fog during daylight hours you should drive with your:
Drinking alcohol and driving is:
Which of the following is true?  People driving under the influence of alcohol are:
yield road signThis sign (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#yield ) means:
If you drive past your exit on an expressway, you should:
A red and white triangular sign at an intersection means:
Which of the following does alcohol affect?
Drinking coffee after drinking alcohol:
The car behind you begins to pass you.  You should:
You are driving in the middle lane on a three lane expressway.  A car begins to pass you on the right.  The actions of that driver are:
Seat belts can be most effective as injury preventive devices when they are worn by:
A motorist approaching a bicyclist should:
When you see an emergency vehicle parked, stopped, or standing with its emergency or hazard lights activated on a highway or parkway, you should:
Minimum speed signs are designed to:
If you drink alcohol socially, what helps ensure safe driving?
You may never park:
A "no standing" sign at a certain location means:
What happens to your driver's license if you refuse to take a chemical test (breath or blood)?
Why is driving on an expressway different from driving on an ordinary street?
slippery when wet road signThis sign (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#slippery-when-wet ) means:
A chemical test is used to measure:
One of the rules of defensive driving is:
In this state, what BAC (blood alcohol content) is evidence of intoxication?
You drive along a street and hear a siren.  You cannot immediately see the emergency vehicle.  You should:
The driver's left hand and arm are extended upward.  This hand signal means that the driver plans to:
Assuming that the street is level, what should you do after you have finished parallel parking in a space between two other cars?
What does a flashing yellow light mean?
When the road is marked with a solid yellow line and a broken yellow line on your side you may pass:
When you want to overtake and pass another vehicle you should:
You want to turn right at the next intersection.  You should begin to use your turn signal:
You are making a left turn away from a two-way street into a one-way street.  When you have completed the turn your car should be:
You are waiting in the intersection to complete a left turn.  You should:
Aggressive driving can become road rage. What should you do when confronted by an aggressive driver?
If your brake pedal suddenly sinks to the floor, you should first:
You want to turn left at an intersection.  The light is green but oncoming traffic is heavy.  You should:
Blood alcohol content (BAC) depends on each of the following except:
Which of the following statements is true about BAC (blood alcohol content)?
Night driving is dangerous because:
What should you do when you are going to enter a roadway from a private road?
What is the appropriate action to take when approaching a railroad crossing that does not have signals (such as lights or crossing gates)?
What effect might alcohol and another drug have when combined in your blood?
A blind person legally has the right-of-way when crossing the street when he is:
What effect does drinking alcohol and taking a prescription drug or over the counter medicine have?
Which of the following influence the effects of alcohol?
You have just left an expressway and are starting to drive on an ordinary highway.  You should:
divided highway ends road signThis sign (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#divided-highway-ends ) means:
merging traffic from right road signThis sign (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#merging-traffic-from-right ) means:
On a New York State highway where there is no posted speed limit, the fastest you may legally drive is:
What is the only effective way to reduce your blood alcohol content (BAC)?
hospital to the right road signThis sign (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#hospital-to-the-right ) means:
If a tire blows out, the proper thing to do is:
Which of the following must you obey over the other three?
You are getting on a highway which has a very short entrance lane.  The safest way for you to enter the flow of traffic would be to:
You may cross a single solid white line in the highway:
When you get ready to leave an expressway, you should begin to use your turn signal:
Which of the following is always true about road rage?
When you want to make a right turn, your car must be:
school crossing road signThis sign (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#school-crossing ) means:
What does a "slow moving vehicle" emblem look like?
Which of the following statements applies to all driving emergency situations?
On average, the human body can dispose of the alcohol in 12 ounces of beer in about:
Driving in a state of rage can:
If traffic prevents you from crossing all the way across a set of railroad tracks, you may proceed only when:
What are the colors of the warning signs that indicate hazards ahead, such as curves in the road or narrow bridges?
You may drive around or under a gate that is being lowered or raised at a railroad crossing:
A driver who is taking a non-prescription drug should:
This sign is a warning that you are approaching:
no left turn road signThis (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#no-left-turn ) sign means:
An intersection has a stop sign and a crosswalk, but no stop line.  You must stop:
A diamond-shaped sign is a:
do not enter road signThis sign (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#do-not-enter ) is used to prevent:
right lane ends keep left road signThis sign (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#right-lane-ends-keep-left ) means:
Your car starts to skid on a slippery road.  You should:
stop signThis sign (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#stop ) means:
You come to an intersection which is blocked by other traffic.  You should:
A "no parking" sign at a certain location means:
When two vehicles enter an intersection from different highways at the same time, which vehicle must yield the right-of-way?
Which of the following does not happen after drinking?
In general, you should pass vehicles going in the same direction you are going:
A motorist should know that a bicyclist operating on a roadway must:
You must yield the right-of-way to an approaching vehicle when you are:
A bicyclist differs from a motorist in that he isn't required to:
The driver's left arm and hand are extended downward.  This hand signal means that the driver plans to:
A solid white line on the right edge of the highway slants in toward your left.  This shows that:
You want to back out of your driveway.  You see children playing nearby.  Before you start to move your car you should:
keep right road signThis sign (copy and paste following link in new tab to view sign: dmv.ny.gov/road-signs#keep-right ) means:
What is true of work zones?
What vehicles must stop at all railroad crossings?
A traffic light which has a green arrow and a red light means that:
Motorists should be aware that all bicycles used after dark must have:
If you are parked parallel to the curb, you may get out of the car on the traffic side:
You come to an intersection which has a flashing red light.  You should:
On long trips you can prevent drowsiness by:
Before you leave a parking space which is parallel to the curb, you should:
In a parking space reserved for people with disabilities, a non-disabled driver:
Which of the following is used on some highways to direct drivers into the proper lanes for turning?
When your right wheels run onto a soft shoulder, what is the best way to get back on the highway?
You must pull over and stop for:
On a road which has no sidewalks a pedestrian should walk on the: