2022 North Carolina Permit Test 16

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

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1. You may not park within ____ of a fire hydrant.

Explanation
Drivers should not park within 15 feet of a fire hydrant. Drivers should only park where it is legal to do so and where other drivers can clearly see their stopped vehicle.

2. Night driving can be more difficult than driving during the day because:

Explanation
At night, your field of vision is reduced. To make sure you are able to react to hazards on the roadway, always use appropriate headlights. Drive slowly enough that you are able to stop within the distance that you can see ahead.

3. This sign is a:

washington-warning
Explanation
Warning signs are usually diamond-shaped and yellow with black lettering or symbols. They warn drivers about special situations or potential hazards ahead.

4. If your vehicle begins to skid, you should:

Explanation
If your vehicle begins to skid, remain calm. Steer in the direction that you want to go and try not to overcorrect.

5. ____ greatly increase stopping distances and severity of crashes.

Explanation
High speeds greatly increase stopping distances and severity of crashes. The faster you drive, the greater the impact or striking power of your vehicle, should you be involved in a collision.

6. This sign means:

indiana-no right turn
Explanation
Regulation signs regulate traffic speed and movement, displaying rules which drivers must obey. This regulation sign means that right turns are prohibited.

7. Anything that requires you to ____ could cause you to crash.

Explanation
Anything that causes you to take your attention away from driving, take your eyes off the road, and/or take your hands off the wheel is a distraction.

8. Alcohol causes:

Explanation
Consuming even a small amount of alcohol will impair your vision, judgment, concentration, and coordination.

9. If someone is driving aggressively behind you, you should:

Explanation
If you encounter an aggressive driver, you should make every attempt to get out of their way. You should avoid making eye contact with a hostile driver. Challenging a hostile driver by speeding up may only make them angrier, thereby increasing their danger.
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