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
If you plan to pass another vehicle, you should:
Not assume the other driver will make space for you to return to your lane.
Assume the other driver will let you pass if you use your turn signal.
Assume the other driver will maintain a constant speed.
When changing lanes on a freeway, you should:
Signal for at least five seconds
Slow down before you start to change lanes
Assume there is enough space for your vehicle, if you signal first
To avoid traction loss from hydroplaning, you should:
Drive at a constant speed
Apply the brakes firmly
Slow down
You are driving on a freeway posted for 65 mph. Most of the other vehicles are driving 70 mph or faster. You may legally drive:
70 mph or faster to keep up with the speed of traffic.
Between 65 mph and 70 mph.
No faster than 65 mph.
It is illegal for a person 21 years of age or older to drive with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) that is___________ or higher.
0.08% -- Eight hundredths of one percent
0.10% -- One tenth of one percent
0.05% -- five hundredths of one percent
An orange and red sign of this shape on a vehicle always means:
The vehicle has the right of way
Slow moving vehicle
Shoulder work ahead
What is the difference between traffic lights with red arrows and those with solid red lights?
Red arrows are only used to stop traffic which is turning left
Red arrows are only used for protected turn lanes
You cannot turn on a red arrow, even if you stop first
You are crossing an intersection and an emergency vehicle is approaching with a siren and flashing lights. You should:
Stop immediately in the intersection until it passes
Pull to the right in the intersection and stop
Continue through the intersection, pull to the right and stop
You drive defensively when you:
Always put one car length between you and the car ahead.
Look only at the car in front of you while driving.
Keep your eyes moving to look for possible hazards.
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