2022 Massachusetts Permit Test 6

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

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1. When sharing the road with a truck, it is important to remember that trucks generally:

Explanation
Because of their size, trucks need longer distances to stop than smaller vehicles do.

2. This sign means:

indiana-traffic signal
Explanation
Warning signs prepare drivers for upcoming road conditions and hazards and are usually yellow with black markings. This sign alerts drivers to an upcoming traffic signal. They should be prepared to respond to a yellow light, red light, and/or cross traffic.

3. Drinking alcohol and driving is:

Explanation
Driving while impaired or intoxicated is a serious traffic safety problem. Safe driving is not possible when you drink alcohol or take other drugs. Driving under the influence is dangerous both to you and to others on the road.

4. Traffic signals sometimes display arrows to control turns from specific lanes. A solid yellow arrow:

Explanation
A solid yellow arrow has the same meaning as a yellow traffic light. When approaching a solid yellow arrow, you must reduce your speed and prepare for a red light.

5. Where should you never make a U-turn?

Explanation
Do not make a U-turn at the crest of a hill, near a curve, or anyplace where you or other drivers cannot see 500 feet away. You should only make a U-turn when it is safe to do so.

6. Unless otherwise posted, the speed limit in school zones is:

Explanation
Unless posted otherwise, your speed is not reasonable and proper if you drive at speeds faster than 20 mph in a school zone. Drivers should exercise caution when driving in an area with an increased likelihood of children or other pedestrians entering traffic.
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