2022 North Carolina Permit Test 20

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. On long trips, you can prevent drowsiness by:

Explanation
To prevent drowsiness on long trips, you should schedule regular stops. Give yourself time to rest and stretch, even if you are not feeling tired.

2. You are coming to an intersection with a flashing yellow light. You should:

Explanation
A flashing yellow light means that you should proceed through the intersection slowly and with caution. Scan your eyes across traffic in both directions.

3. What does alcohol do to your driving skills and judgement?

Explanation
Alcohol negatively affects many skills needed for safe driving, including your reaction time and ability to see clearly. It can also harm your judgment of speed and distance, lower your inhibitions, and make you more prone to taking chances.

4. This sign means:

new-york-hill ahead
Explanation
This sign warns that there is a steep hill ahead.

5. If two drivers arrive at the same time to a four-way intersection controlled by stop signs:

Explanation
Yield the right-of-way to the driver on your right at a four-way intersection if you both arrive to the intersection at the same time. You may then proceed when it is safe to do so.

6. When adjusting your inside mirror, you should be able to clearly see:

Explanation
Adjust the inside mirror so you can see the entire rear window from the driver's seat. You should have to move only your eyes, not your head, when using this mirror.

7. What is a "No zone?"

Explanation
"No zones" are the large blind spots around trucks and other large vehicles. Drivers of smaller vehicles should avoid lingering in "No zones."

8. This road sign means:

virginia-y intersection
Explanation
This sign indicates that there is a Y intersection ahead. You must bear either to the right or to the left.

9. A “No stopping” sign means that, unless directed to do so by a police officer, you may stop only:

Explanation
A "No stopping" sign means you can only stop to obey a traffic signal, to obey a police officer, or to prevent a conflict with another vehicle.
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