General Questions 160 to 170
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What must you do FIRST of all, if you are the driver involved in a traffic crash?
Report it to the Police.
Use a telephone and dial 111.
Stop and check if anyone is hurt and give help.
Drive on to the nearest garage.
Who is responsible for making a child under 14 years use a safety belt or a safety seat in a vehicle?
The child’s parents.
The driver of the vehicle.
The owner of the vehicle.
Which of the following is correct? A police officer has the power to arrest you, if you:
fail to supply your correct name and address.
have no warrant of fitness for your vehicle.
fail to signal a right turn.
fail to stop at a Stop sign.
Which of the following must you do if you are the holder of any class of driver licence?
Attend a defensive driving course.
Sit the practical test again in 4 months
Get a new licence every year.
Carry your licence with you at all times when driving.
You are driving on a road with marked lanes and you are in the lane with an arrow showing a left turn only. You must:
drive straight ahead.
When would you use the 2-second rule?
When following another vehicle.
When reversing from a carpark.
When parking your vehicle.
When signalling a right turn.
If you are the driver and hurt somebody in a crash, you must report it to a:
clerk of the court.
Justice of the Peace.
If you can do so safely, you may pass on the left at an intersection if:
you have the headlights of your vehicle turned on.
the vehicle in front is signalling a left turn.
the vehicle in front is signalling a right turn.
the vehicle in front is going faster than the speed limit.
When can you park your vehicle on the right-hand side of the road?
In a two-way street.
In a one-way street where you may park on both sides of the road.
Up to 1 metre from an intersection.
If you are not parked over a fire plug.
What is the meaning of a white diamond painted on the road?
There is a pedestrian crossing ahead.
There is a school ahead.
There are traffic signals ahead.
What must you do when you see a School Patrol sign held out across the road?
Stop and do not go until the sign is pulled in.
Slow down to 20 km/h.
Drive on carefully if there are no people on your side of the crossing.