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Texas Drivers Handbook Test

Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. What are the three most common motorist caused car-bicycle crashes?






2. What regulations should a bicycle rider observe?






3. Under what conditions may your drivers license be suspended?






4. What type of restrictions may be placed on your license?






5. Within How many feet of a crosswalk may you park - when parking near a corner?






6. What does a green arrow showing with a red light mean?






7. What is the state speed limit for automobiles in urban districts..






8. What action should you take if you fail to receive the renewal notice card reminding license is about to expire?






9. You should dim your lights when you are within How many feet of an approaching car?






10. When are bicyclists allowed to ride two abreast in a traffic lane?






11. Under what circumstances should you never attempt to pass a car ahead of you?






12. In addition to mufflers what new equipment is required on all cars manufactured in 1968 and after.






13. Describe the 'Yield' sign






14. How close to a fireplug may a vehicle lawfully park?






15. Why are seat belts important?






16. Describe What you should do if you have a blowout while driving?






17. What type of sign warns you that you should slow down for a sharp rise in the road way?






18. What qualifications must one have to teach a beginner to drive?






19. What should you do when driving down a steep grade in a car with a standard transmission?






20. Under what conditions are overtaking and passing to the right not permitted?






21. What are the different classes of licenses and age requirements for each?






22. How should you react when a traffic officer tells you to do something Which is ordinarily considered to be against the law?






23. What is carbon monoxide - and how may it be harmful to drivers?


24. What sign indicates that the road that you are on merges with another?


25. What is the purpose of an exhaust emission system?






26. What does a 'Do Not Pass' sign mean?






27. Which sign tells you to watch out for a train?


28. In which gear should you drive when going down a steep hill?






29. When is it necessary to stop before procceding when you overtake a school bus loading or unloading children?






30. If a person is under 18 - when does his provisional license expire?






31. Which lights should you use when you are driving in a fog






32. When needed - how may one show proof of financial responsibility?






33. Does a posted speed limit of 55mph mean that you may drive 55mph on that highway under all conditions?






34. Which sign tells you to keep in the right-hand lane when driving slow?


35. Which sign tells you to slow down because you are approaching a double curve?






36. What sign warns you that you must slow down?






37. If a child runs into the road 45-50 feet ahead of your car - What is the highest speed from which you can stop with good brakes without hitting him?






38. About How many feet will the average driver going 50mph travel from the moment he sees danger until he hits the brakes?






39. What should you do if you discover you are in the wrong lane to make a turn as you enter an intersection?


40. Once the brakes have been applied about How many feet does a car 70mph travel before it comes






41. Under what conditions must you always stop?






42. When are you required to show proof of financial responsibility?


43. You should never drive on the left half of the roadway when you are within How many feet from an intersection - bridge - or railroad crossing?






44. Describe the type of sign which would let you know that you were on a short state highway in a city or urban area.






45. When are accident reports required?


46. What type of sign warns you to watch right and left for cross traffic?






47. What precautions should a driver take at uncontrolled intersections?






48. To what agency in within what time period must a change of address be reported for driver licensing purposes?






49. How much is the maximum fine for a first conviction of driving without a license?






50. What are the penalties for minors(persons under the age of 21)convicted of driving under the influence of alcohol.