2022 District Of Columbia Permit Test 17

The following questions are from real DMV written tests. These are some of the actual permit questions you will face in District Of Columbia. Each permit practice test question has three answer.. Read More

The following questions are from real DMV written tests. These are some of the actual permit questions you will face in District Of Columbia. Each permit practice test question has three answer choices. Select one answer for each question and select "grade this section." You can find this button at the bottom of the drivers license quiz. For a complete list of questions and answers for District Of Columbia please visit https://cheat-sheets.dmv-written-test.com/en/district-of-columbia/car.

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1. When driving in fog, you should:

Explanation
Drivers should use low beam headlights when driving in fog. High beams will reflect back at the driver, making it difficult to see.

2. This yellow warning sign means:

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Explanation
This sign is placed on roads near schools to warn drivers to slow down, drive with caution, and watch for children.

3. Which of the following is true about driving on a wet roadway?

Explanation
The faster you drive on a wet roadway, the less effective your tires will be at wiping the water from the road. If your speed becomes excessive enough, your tires will lose their grip on the road entirely and you will begin to hydroplane (that is, to slide down the road on a film of water).

4. What does this road sign mean?

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Explanation
A stop sign means that you must come to a full stop and yield the right-of-way to vehicles and pedestrians in or heading toward the intersection. Go again when it is safe.

5. A telltale sign of a drunk driver is:

Explanation
Telltale signs of drunk driving include speeding, weaving, driving more slowly than the normal traffic flow, making jerking motions, and making quick and sudden stops.

6. You may not park within ____ of an alley entrance, public driveway, or private driveway.

Explanation
Vehicles, occupied or not, may not stand or park within five feet of an alley entrance, public driveway, or private driveway.

7. You are driving when it starts to sleet or snow. You should:

Explanation
In snowy weather, keep your windshield and mirrors clear. Increase your following distance when driving in wet and cold weather because a slippery road surface will increase the distance needed for your vehicle to stop.

8. A broken yellow line down the center of a road indicates that:

Explanation
When broken yellow lines separate the lanes of traffic on a two-lane roadway, any driver may pass when there is no oncoming traffic.
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