California driver's examination

Number of tests: 16
Number of questions: 36
Passing score: 30
Directions: Study the driver handbook before you take the test.
Each question has three answer choices. Choose one answer and mark an X in the box across from the answer. Do not talk while taking the test, use any books or notes, or cell phone, or electronic devices, or leave the test area before your test has been graded. It may result in a test failure and you may be suspended or revoked.
Passing grade —
6 or fewer errors for original applicants
3 or fewer errors for renewal applicants
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1.
This yellow sign means:
There is a sharp turn to the right.
The lane must turn right.
A right turn is permitted on a green arrow only.
2.
This red and white sign means you should:
Stop and check for traffic coming from both directions before proceeding.
Give the right-of-way to traffic on the road you wish to enter or cross.
Maintain a steady speed and check for traffic coming from all directions.
3.
You should signal continuously while turning because it:
Is illegal to turn off your signal before completing a turn.
Lets other drivers know what your intentions are.
Is always unsafe to turn off a signal before completing a turn.
4.
In inclement weather, you should:
Steer off the road.
Drive in a low gear.
Steer and brake smoothly.
5.
You may drive off of the paved roadway to pass another vehicle:
If the shoulder is wide enough to accommodate your vehicle.
If the vehicle ahead of you is turning left.
Under no circumstances.
6.
You are approaching an intersection at the posted speed limit when the signal turns yellow. You should:
Slow down and proceed through the intersection without caution.
Speed up to cross the intersection before the light turns red.
Stop before entering the intersection, if you can do so safely.
7.
An orange-colored sign like this means:
There is roadwork ahead.
You must change lanes ahead.
There is a detour ahead.
8.
A flashing yellow traffic signal at an intersection means:
You should treat the signal like a stop sign.
Stop. Yield to all cross traffic before crossing in the intersection.
Slow down and be alert at the upcoming intersection.
9.
When can you drive in a bike lane?
30 minutes after sunset or 30 minutes before sunrise
On foggy days when visibility is low
200 feet before making a turn
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