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
You are driving on a freeway posted for 65mph. Traffic is heavy and moving at 35mph. The best speed for you vehicle is most likely:
All of the following are dangerous while driving. Which is also illegal:
Wearing a headset that covers both ears
Having one more interior lights on
Using cruise control on residential streets
If there is a deep puddle in the road ahead, you should:
Maintain the posted speed to make it through the water
Avoid the puddle if possible
Shift into neutral as you drive through the water
Always use your seat belt:
Unless the vehicle was built before 1978.
Unless you are in a limousine.
When the vehicle is equipped with seat belts.
When is it legal to use a cell phone without a hands-free device while driving?
When making a call while stopped at the red light
When making a call for emergency assistance
Large trucks turning onto a street with two lanes in each direction:
May complete the turn in either of the two lanes
Often have to use of the left lane to complete the turn
Must stay in the right lane at all times while turning.
You are driving on a one-way street. You may turn left onto another one-way street only if:
A sign permits the turn.
Traffic on the street moves to the right.
Traffic on the street moves to the left.
When leaving alleys or driveways:
stop only if pedestrians are in the sidewalk area.
stop before driving onto the sidewalk or sidewalk area.
drivers should increase speed to get into the flow of traffic safely.
A flashing red traffic light at an intersection means:
Slow down before entering
Stop before entering
Stop and wait for the green light
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