Can You Still Pass An American Driving Exam?

Most of us had to take Driver's Ed back in high school- yet most of those tips and rules have long been forgotten! Can you still pass a true American driving exam? From stop signs to yields, do you remember as much as you think?
START THE QUIZ!

Question 1/12

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What should you do when another car begins to pass you?
Slow down and remain in your lane.
Accelerate and remain in your lane.
Honk twice as to not be in their blind spot.
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What happens as you increase your speed on a wet road?
Nothing changes, wet roads aren't hazardous.
You will lose traction.
You may hydroplane.
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What should you do at a traffic light that's flashing red?
Slow down before proceeding.
Stop only if there are other cars coming.
Stop, but don't go again until it is safe to do so.
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How soon should you start to signal before making a turn?
At least 50 feet before the turn.
At least 100 feet before the turn.
When you reach the turn.
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True or false: In most states, is it illegal to pass cars on the right?
True
False
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The traffic light you're approaching is flashing yellow. What should you do?
Treat it like a stop sign.
Proceed with caution.
Stop and wait until no cars are coming.
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What's a legal action when you see a school bus parked with its red flashers?
You must stop no matter what.
You can pass, as long as there are no children.
Accelerate to pass before the children disembark.
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What are "blind spots"?
Areas of rust on your car.
Areas of reduced visibility.
Failing turn signals.
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What should you do before changing lanes on the interstate?
Check your mirrors and blind spots.
Put on a turn signal.
Accelerate as fast as possible.
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Which of the following vehicles must always stop at railroad crossings?
Minivans
Motorcycles
School buses
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A No Parking sign means that you can perform which action?
Park for at least 20 minutes.
Park long enough to drop off or pick up passengers.
Park and wait for someone in the store.
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Question 12/12

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What is a form of "defensive driving"?
Allowing for a large cushion between you and the car in front of you.
When you honk at another driver for cutting you off.
Going at least 5 mph under the speed limit at all times.
Result
Uh-oh, we're not sure we'd want to get in a car with you just yet! While you may be able to drive a car, you may not be driving said car safely. You need to brush up on your basic rules of the road or you might just find yourself on a collision course!

C+, A Collision Course

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Right!
Okay, so you're pretty solid behind the wheel! You knew most of these driving test questions and can clearly operate a vehicle without much difficulty. All you need to do now is brush up on a few key aspects of driving and you'll be totally good behind the wheel!

B+, Good Behind The Wheel

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Right!
You're so good behind the wheel, you could probably be a driving instructor! Passing this quiz was a breeze for a skilled driver like yourself. You know the rules of the road, are keen on defensive driving and never let a lack of judgement get in the way of your safety. The road could use more drivers like you!

A+, A Driving Ace

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1
What should you do when another car begins to pass you?
Slow down and remain in your lane.
Accelerate and remain in your lane.
Honk twice as to not be in their blind spot.
2
What happens as you increase your speed on a wet road?
Nothing changes, wet roads aren't hazardous.
You will lose traction.
You may hydroplane.
3
What should you do at a traffic light that's flashing red?
Slow down before proceeding.
Stop only if there are other cars coming.
Stop, but don't go again until it is safe to do so.
4
How soon should you start to signal before making a turn?
At least 50 feet before the turn.
At least 100 feet before the turn.
When you reach the turn.
5
True or false: In most states, is it illegal to pass cars on the right?
True
False
6
The traffic light you're approaching is flashing yellow. What should you do?
Treat it like a stop sign.
Proceed with caution.
Stop and wait until no cars are coming.
7
What's a legal action when you see a school bus parked with its red flashers?
You must stop no matter what.
You can pass, as long as there are no children.
Accelerate to pass before the children disembark.
8
What are "blind spots"?
Areas of rust on your car.
Areas of reduced visibility.
Failing turn signals.
9
What should you do before changing lanes on the interstate?
Check your mirrors and blind spots.
Put on a turn signal.
Accelerate as fast as possible.
10
Which of the following vehicles must always stop at railroad crossings?
Minivans
Motorcycles
School buses
11
A No Parking sign means that you can perform which action?
Park for at least 20 minutes.
Park long enough to drop off or pick up passengers.
Park and wait for someone in the store.
12
What is a form of "defensive driving"?
Allowing for a large cushion between you and the car in front of you.
When you honk at another driver for cutting you off.
Going at least 5 mph under the speed limit at all times.