2022 Rhode Island Permit Test 16

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

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1. If you are following a school bus or tank truck, you should:

Explanation
School buses and tank trucks carrying flammable liquids must stop at all railroad crossings before proceeding, regardless of the presence of a train. Be prepared to stop at all railroad tracks if following one of these vehicles.

2. Lanes of traffic moving in the same direction are divided by ____ lines.

Explanation
Solid white lines are used to separate lanes traveling in the same direction (as well as to mark the right edge of the road). Broken white lines separate lanes traveling in the same direction and may be crossed to pass. Yellow lines separate lanes of traffic moving in opposite directions.

3. This road sign means:

maryland-steep hill
Explanation
Warning signs provide notice to road users of a situation that might not be readily apparent and are usually yellow with black markings. This sign warns drivers of an upcoming steep hill. Drivers should adjust their speed accordingly to avoid collisions and brake damage.

4. When changing lanes:

Explanation
Before changing lanes, you should check your side mirrors and look over your shoulder to make sure it is safe to proceed.

5. When approached by an emergency vehicle that is using its siren and/or flashing lights, a driver must immediately:

Explanation
When you are approached by an emergency vehicle that is using its lights, sirens, and/or other warning devices, you must immediately drive to the right side of the road and stop.

6. If you parallel park facing downward on a hill:

Explanation
When parking downhill, turn your front wheels toward the curb or edge of the road. When parking uphill on a road without a curb, turn your wheels toward the edge of the road. When parking uphill on a road with a curb, you must turn your front wheels away from the curb.

7. Unless otherwise posted, the speed limit in a residential area is:

Explanation
When driving in a residential area, the maximum speed limit is 25 miles per hour. If a different speed limit is posted, follow the posted speed limit.

8. When driving on an interstate, to avoid traffic merging from on-ramps to your right, the best thing to do is to:

Explanation
When driving on an interstate highway, be aware of upcoming on-ramps. When traffic permits, move out of the right-hand lane to allow vehicles to enter from the on-ramps to your right.
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