2022 Pennsylvania Permit Test 12

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

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1. When driving on slippery roads, you should:

Explanation
On slippery roads, you should increase your following distance. It may take more time to stop your vehicle than it would under normal conditions.

2. Allow a larger space cushion than usual when stopping:

Explanation
You should allow more space in front of your vehicle than usual when you are stopped on an uphill slope. If the vehicle in front of you rolls backward toward your vehicle when traffic begins to move again, it is less likely that there will be a collision.

3. When driving on slick roads, you should:

Explanation
While it is always dangerous to drive too fast on slippery roads, this is especially true when driving in turns and curves. Be sure to approach them more slowly in slippery conditions than you would under normal circumstances.

4. The sign with this shape and color is a ____ sign.

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Explanation
Pennant-shaped warning signs like this are only used to indicate a no passing zone.

5. When driving in fog, you should use your:

Explanation
If you must drive in foggy conditions, you should use your low beam headlights, as well as your fog lights, if your vehicle has them. High beams direct their light upwards, where it can bounce off the fog and into your eyes, reducing visibility even more.

6. If you are following a truck that swings left before making a right turn at an intersection, you should remember that it is very dangerous to:

Explanation
Because large trucks must make wide turns, it may initially look like a truck is turning left when it is actually turning right. This makes it dangerous to try to pass a turning truck. Truck drivers cannot see vehicles that try to squeeze between them and the curb.
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