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.
Which of the following roadways freeze first when wet?
Bridges and overpasses
Intersections
Tunnels
2.
Which of the following statements about blind spots is true?
They are eliminated if you have one outside mirror on each side of the vehicle.
Large trucks have bigger blind spots than most passenger vehicles.
Blind spots can be checked by looking in your rearview mirrors.
3.
You must show proof of insurance to law enforcement:
Only if you are involved in a collision.
If you are involved in a collision or stopped for a citation.
Only if you are stopped and cited.
4.
You may not park your vehicle:
On the side of the freeway in an emergency.
Next to a red painted curb.
Within 100 feet of an elementary school.
5.
It is illegal to park your vehicle:
In an unmarked crosswalk.
Within three feet of a private driveway.
In a bicycle lane.
6.
A person may legally ride in the back of a pickup truck when:
The sides of the pickup bed are at least 24 inches high.
The back of the pickup is covered with a camper shell.
In a secured seat and while using an approved safety belt.
7.
A safety zone is a specially marked area for passengers to get on or off of buses or trolleys. You may not drive through a safety zone:
When a bus or trolley is present.
When a bus or trolley is unloading passengers.
At any time for any reason.
8.
Which of these statements is true about large trucks?
They take longer to stop than passenger vehicles.
They all have air brakes that allow them to stop quickly.
They are more maneuverable than passenger vehicles.
9.
You can drive off the road to pass another vehicle:
If the vehicle ahead is turning left.
If there are two or more lanes traveling in your direction.
Under no circumstances.
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