2022 Tennessee Permit Test 20

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

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9. When a pedestrian guided by a dog or carrying a white cane is crossing the street:

Explanation
Blind or partially blind pedestrians may carry a white cane or use the assistance of a guide dog. You must always yield the right-of-way to a pedestrian who is using a guide dog or carrying a white cane.

10. Only ____ can lower blood alcohol concentration (BAC) and reduce alcohol's effects on a body.

Explanation
The only way to sober up after drinking alcohol is to allow time for your body to eliminate the alcohol in your system. Nothing you can do, including eating and drinking, can accelerate this process.

11. Which of the following blocks the smooth flow of traffic?

Explanation
Rubbernecking (the practice of slowing down to look at collisions or other out-of-the-ordinary things) contributes to traffic congestion and should be avoided.

12. At a railroad crossing, you must:

Explanation
You must approach all railroad crossings with extreme caution and cross only when you know that no train is coming from either direction. Be aware of vehicles that must stop at all railroad crossings, such as school buses and trucks carrying hazardous materials.

13. This sign means:

nebraska-divided highway begins
Explanation
This sign indicates that a divided highway begins ahead. Keep to the right of the median divider.

14. Unless otherwise posted, the speed limit on primary and secondary state and federal highways is:

Explanation
Unless otherwise posted, the speed limit on primary and secondary state and federal highways in Tennessee is 55 miles per hour.

15. Children on bicycles should be given extra space by motor vehicle operators because:

Explanation
Children are often the least predictable pedestrians and the most difficult pedestrians to see. Take extra care to look out for children, especially near schools, bus stops, playgrounds, parks, and ice cream trucks. Be aware of children riding bikes on the sidewalk, as they may come onto the road unexpectedly.

16. To improve visibility lowered by rain or fog, drivers should use their:

Explanation
Use low beam headlights when driving in rain, snow, sleet, or fog. High beam headlights in adverse weather conditions lower visibility by reflecting off the precipitation and back into the driver's eyes.
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