2022 Illinois Permit Test 15

The following questions are from real DMV written tests. These are some of the actual permit questions you will face in Illinois. 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 Illinois. 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 Illinois please visit https://cheat-sheets.dmv-written-test.com/en/illinois/car.

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1. This sign means:

illinois-pedestrian crosswalk
Explanation
This sign indicates that there is a pedestrian crosswalk.

2. A broken yellow centerline means that:

Explanation
A broken yellow centerline means that a driver may cross the centerline to pass another vehicle on the left as long as there is no oncoming traffic. Drivers should never cross a solid yellow centerline in order to pass.

3. What should a driver do when approaching a traffic control signal that is not in operation?

Explanation
When traffic control signals are not working, a driver must always treat the intersection as an all-way stop and come to a complete stop, unless otherwise directed by law enforcement. The driver must then look and yield the right-of-way before entering the intersection.

4. For what distance should a continuous turn signal be given when making a left or right turn in a business or residential district?

Explanation
In a business or residential area, a driver must give a continuous turn signal for at least 100 feet before turning. In other areas, the signal must be given at least 200 feet before turning.

5. At a railroad crossing, you must:

Explanation
You must approach all railroad crossings with extreme caution and cross only when you know that no train is coming from either direction. Be aware of vehicles that must stop at all railroad crossings, such as school buses and trucks carrying hazardous materials.

6. An orange-colored sign like this means:

california-shoulder work ahead
Explanation
Orange-colored signs indicate construction areas. Proceed with caution.

7. This sign means:

illinois-side road
Explanation
This sign indicates that there is an intersection with a side road ahead.

8. When a school bus is stopped ahead on your side of the road with its red lights flashing, you must:

Explanation
The flashing overhead lights and stop arm on a school bus will be activated when the bus is stopped to load or unload students. If approaching a bus using these signals, you may not proceed until the red lights have stopped flashing and the stop arm has been retracted. Never pass a school bus that is dropping off or picking up students.

9. This yellow warning sign means:

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

10. This sign means:

nebraska-lane ends
Explanation
This sign indicates that the right lane ends ahead. A merging maneuver will be required for drivers in that lane.

11. When turning left at an intersection:

Explanation
Drivers making left turns must yield to oncoming traffic that is traveling straight. Drivers must always yield to pedestrians.

12. This sign means:

georgia-hill
Explanation
Warning signs are usually yellow with black markings. They alert you to conditions that are immediately ahead. This sign indicates that there is a steep hill ahead. Slow down and be ready to shift to a lower gear to control your speed and protect your brakes from damage.
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