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The following is a Practice Exam for you to improve your knowledge about the Driving Laws in New Jersey. Even though it is a very useful tool to help you prepare the written exam at Motor Vehicle, however, it is not a substitute for reading the current New Jersey Driver Manual. Please make sure you read New Jersey Driver Manual in addition to this Practice Exam to ensure complete success.

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1. How can you avoid carbon monoxide poisoning?
    Have exhaust system checked regularly
    Do not idle the motor in a closed garage
    Repair damaged floor boards
    All of the above

2. What is a blind spots?

    When the sun reduces your forward visibility
    When the rain reduces your forward visibility
    Problems caused by broken head lights
    Areas around your car that do not appear in the mirrors

3. If you drive 40 mph in the packed snow road, what is your minimum safe following distance?

    4 car lengths    
    8 car lengths
    12 car lengths
    10 car lengths

4. When road surfaces are the most slippery:

    during very hot, humid weather
    during the first few minutes of rainfall
    after a very heavy rainfall
    during very cold dry weather

5. What are some telltale signs of a drunk driver?

    weaving between lanes
    driving slower than the normal traffic flow
    quick and sudden stops
    all of the above

6. In city driving a good habit is to:

    use the two second rule
    look at least 12 to 15 seconds down the road to see what is developing ahead
    reduce speed and use horn
    practice good judgment

7. What color(s) is a yield sign?

    Yellow and Black
    Red and White
    White and Yellow
    Black and Red

8. The position of the hand(s) on the steering wheel are?

    At 9 and 3 o'clock
    At 8 and 2 o'clock
    Left hand at 6 o'clock
    At 10 and 2 o'clock

9. How close to a stop sign are you permitted to park?

    25 feet
    15 feet
    10 feet
    50 feet

10. A railroad crossing sign is:

    Red and white
    Black and white
    Yellow and black
    Black and red

11. If a collision is impossible to avoid, you should:

    choose to hit something that will give way rather than something that's rigid
    choose to hit something that's standing still rather than something moving toward you
    if you have to hit anything, try to make it a glancing blow or a sideswipe
    all of the above

12. When driving on a permit, a 16-year-old must be accompanied by a licensed driver who:

    is over 18-year-old
    is over 21-year-old
    has never had a accident
    is over 21-year-old and have at least 3 years driving experiences

13. If your windshield wipers stop suddenly during rain or snow you should:

    slow down
    roll down the driver's side window and put your head out so you can see ahead 
    brake and pull off the road
    all of the above

14. Under the New Jersey Point System, a person having a license over two years, after how many points will get a notice of license suspension:

    6 points
    9 points
    12 points
    15 points

15. To avoid hydroplaning:

    do not drive on bald or badly worn tires
    standing water or slush on the road
    Slow down when heavy rain
    all of the above

16. High beams are used for?

    Tall buildings
    Driving in traffic
    An open country road
    Driving in snow

17. It is illegal to pass another vehicle:

    On a hill or curve
    At a railroad crossing
    In a tunnel
    All of the above

18. MVC may terminate your road test before it starts because of:

    an unsafe vehicle
    a center console or other equipment in your vehicle that obstructs the examiner's access to the brake pedal
    missing seat belts
    all of the above

19. Depth perception means the same as:

    The depth of an object
    Distance judgment
    The speed of a moving vehicle
    None of the above

20. When driving in bad weather, increase the two-second rule to:

    one minute
    six to eight seconds
    four or more seconds
    none of the above

21. When driving on major highways:

    stay alert
    keep your eyes moving
    be ready to react to road hazards
    all of the above

22. Information signs are what color?

    Blue or green
    Red or blue
    Green or yellow
    Yellow or black

23. All drivers must slow down when approaching:

    downhill grades
    all of the above

24. When making a right turn from a one-way street onto a two-way street, what position should you be in?

    As close to the right as possible
    Center of the road
    As close to the left as possible
    None of the above

25. Driving at the proper speed means driving:

    within the driver's abilities and/or the vehicle's capabilities
    according to the weather conditions
    within the speed limits of the roadway
    all of the above

26. You may pass on the right on a two-lane roadway when:

    The driver on the right is turning left and there is sufficient room on the right to pass
    There is a slow moving vehicle ahead
    Entering an intersection
    There are no traffic signals

27. If you have a blood alcohol concentration of  0.15%, your chances of having an accident is:

    6 times as great
    25 times as great
    3 times as great

28. The law allows you to turn right after stopping and yielding to all traffic and pedestrians at a red light unless:

    There is a flashing red light
    There is a sign "no turn on red"
    There is a stop sign
    There is a red arrow pointing right

29. Where parking is prohibited:

    on any bridge and in any tunnel
    elevated roadway
      double parking
      all of the above

30. You needn't stop your vehicle for a frozen dessert truck when:

    it shows flashing red lights
    it shows a stop signal arm
    a person is crossing the roadway to or from the frozen dessert truck
    on a dual highway if you're on the other side of a safety island or raised median from the frozen dessert truck

31. Using both safety belts and shoulder belts is important because they:

    Increase your chances of surviving a collision
    Are required by law
    Are required by the Division of Motor Vehicles
    Keep children away from the driver

32. For control on slippery road:

    steer as straight as possible
    your brakes should be adjusted so that they pull evenly
    stop and turn with care
    all of the above

33. If you have a blowout while driving:

    Drive to the shoulder of the road immediately, then apply brakes to stop
    Keep the car going straight, slow down gradually and then pull off the road
    Apply brakes for a quick stop
    Hold the steering wheel loosely and steer to the shoulder immediately

34. It is important to slow down:

    on narrow or winding roads
    at intersections or railroad crossings
    when the road is wet or slippery
    all of the above

35. Why would you be attending a DMV Driver Improvement Program?

    To improve your driving
    Because of the point system
    Driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol
    Because you failed your road test more than twice

36. What color line markings are found on an one-way street?

    Two solid white lines
    Two solid yellow lines
    One solid yellow line
    A solid or broken white line

37. How many days are you given to notify the Motor Vehicle of a reportable accident?

    7 days
    10 days
    5 days
    2 weeks

38. The speed limit in a business and residential zone unless otherwise posted is:

    10 m.p.h.
    15 m.p.h.
    25 m.p.h.
    35 m.p.h.

39. State law prohibits parallel parking farther than how many inches  from the curb?

    2 inches
    3 inches
    6 inches
    8 inches

40. What is an habitual Offender?

    Any person whose license has been suspended once
    Any person whose license has been suspended 2 times in 2 years
    Any person whose license has been suspended 3 times in 3 years
    Any person whose license has been suspended 1 time in 2 years

41. Do not pass:

    On a hill or any time sight lines are impeded
    at a street crossing or intersection
    at a railroad crossing
    all of the above

42. Can motorists take each other's driver test? What can happen if this occurs?

    Fines up to $500
    May apply up to 90 days jail term
    all of the above

43. If you drive 50 mph, what is your stopping distances on dry surfaces for passenger car?

    149 feet
    243 feet
    366 feet
    88 feet.

44. You may drive on public or private property to avoid a traffic sign or signal:

    only if the driver stops the vehicle before crossing the sidewalk
    only with permission of the property owner
    when directed to do so by a police officer

45. When it is legal to turn right on red you must?

    Turn before the light turns green
    Make a full stop and check traffic
    Stop and wait till the light turns green
    Signal for right-turn and make the turn

46. What is New Jersey law sets top speed limits for certain state highways and all interstates?

    65 mph
    55 mph
    50 mph
    35 mph

47. Whether your blood alcohol content raises above legal limits depends on:

    amount you drink
    your weight
    time you take to drink
    all of the above

48. To stop a car when skidding on a slippery road, you should:

    Apply gradual pressure to the brake
    Apply no brake at all
    Apply pumping action to the brake
    Accelerate while turning the steering wheel

49. You must yield for police cars, fire engines and ambulances vehicles:

    when you see a flashing red or blue light or hear a siren
    only when other vehicles yield
    none of the above

50. An acceleration lane is

    The left lane of a two-lane highway
    The passing lane
    An extra lane at a highway entrance
    An extra lane at a highway exit
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