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Colorado Drivers License Practice Test 1

1. When planning to make a left turn across an intersection and you are waiting in the middle of the intersection for the traffic to clear, your front tires should be turned:
  to the left
  it depends on the sharpness of the turn
  straight ahead
  to the right
2. When you see a \"Roadwork Ahead\" sign you should:
  brake and be prepared to stop
  slow down and look for the roadwork
  look for the roadwork
  drive the posted speed limit and look for the roadwork
3. The measure to be used by the driver who is following a vehicle under good road conditions is:
  2-second following distance
  10 feet for every ten miles per hour you are traveling
  1 car length for every ten miles per hour you are traveling
  3-second following distance
4. You should drive on the shoulder to pass a car only:
  if the vehicle ahead of you is turning left
  under no circumstance
  when the shoulder is wide enough
5. When you see a flashing yellow light at an intersection you should:
  yield to all traffic before crossing the intersection
  stop then enter the intersection when safe to do so
  slow down and cross the intersection carefully
6. Scanning the road ahead for hazards helps drivers:
  see road signs or driving information
  see cars and people up ahead
  both answers are correct
7. When you are driving on the freeway and the vehicle in front of you is a large truck, you should drive:
  no more than one car length behind so the driver can see you
  farther behind than you would for a passenger vehicle
  close behind the truck in bad weather because the driver can see better than you
8. To stop in an emergency situation when your car does not have ABS brakes, you should:
  pump the brakes
  slam on your brakes
  apply hard steady pressure without locking up your wheels
  slam on your brakes so you lock up all the wheels
9. When driving in adverse conditions, the proper speed to travel is:
  the posted speed limit
  55mph
  65 mph
  only as fast as is safe to drive
10. When a car with bright headlights comes toward you at night, you should:
  Allow other drivers to pass
  Look below the lights
  Look toward the right edge of your lane
  None of the above
11. It is always illegal to park:
  in a tunnel
  on a bridge
  in a bicycle lane
  all of the above
12. When is it legal to cross a double solid yellow line?
  never
  always
  Only when you are making a left turn into a business or home driveway
13. When you park your car uphill next to a curb, the right front wheel should be:
  parallel to the curb with the brake set
  turned to the left so the back of the wheel is against the curb
  turned to the right with the wheel touching the curb
  all of the above
14. If your car begins to skid, you should:
  take your foot off the accelerator and turn in the opposite direction of the skid
  take your foot off the accelerator and turn in the direction of the skid
  brake immediately and turn in the direction of the skid
  brake immediately and turn in the opposite direction of the skid
15. When you want to change lanes, you can see if another vehicle is in your blind spot:
  only if you check your sideview mirror
  only if you check both mirrors
  only if you check your rearview mirror
  only if you turn and glance over your shoulder
16. When taking medication while driving, the most important thing for you to do is:
  eat a light meal
  make several rest stops along the way
  understand the effects of the medication and adjust your driving accordingly
  ask another person to ride with you
17. When you are backing up, it is usually best to:
  steer with one hand, while looking into the rearview mirror
  open the left door and look back
  steer with both hands while looking into the rearview mirror
  steer with one hand, while looking out the rear window
18. Roads and highways are always most slippery when:
  during a heavy downpour
  the first rain after several dry weeks
  after it has been raining for a few hours
19. When passing another vehicle, you can exceed the posted speed limit:
  only when you are passing a group of cars
  never
  whenever you are passing a car
  when you are obstructing the passing lane
20. To safely navigate through a curve, you should:
  slow down before entering a curve and avoid braking while in the curve
  accelerate in the curve
  stomp on your brakes while in the curve
  drive way to the outside of the curve
21. Safety belts should be worn:
  only when driving at higher speeds
  loosely on your lap
  only when riding in the front seat
  at all times\'as a driver and as a passenger
22. Which of the following statements about blind spots are true?
  large trucks have bigger blind spots than most passenger vehicles
  are eliminated if you have one outside mirror on each side of the vehicle
  can be checked by looking in the rearview mirror
  are larger on passenger vehicles
23. Always leave extra space in front of you when:
  in bad weather
  someone is following you closely
  you are following a motorcycle
  all of the above
24. When driving in foggy road conditions, you should:
  use your regular headlights only
  turn on your high beams
  use your low beams
25. As you pull away from the curb, you should:
  Check your rear-view mirror, then pull out when safe
  Shoulder check, and then pull out when safe
  Signal, check over shoulder, then pull out when safe
  Signal, check your rear-view mirror, then pull out when safe