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17 Road Code Questions of Giving Way


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# 1. What must you do if you want to turn right at traffic signals where a green light is showing?

A. Push your way through the vehicles coming towards you.
B. Give way to vehicles coming towards you.
C. Wait until the lights change to red and then turn quickly.
D. Turn at once as the vehicles coming towards you will be stopped.

Explanation : A green signal means you can go, provided it is safe, and: if you are turning right, you give way to vehicles coming towards you that are going straight through

# 2. when coming up to a roundabout you must give way to?

A. the vehicles on your left
B. the vehicles on your right
C. speed up and do not give way
D. always give way to vehicles on your left and right

Explanation : slow down as you come up to the roundabout; give way to all vehicles that will cross your path from your right as you enter the roundabout.

# 3. If you see yellow lights flashing at traffic signals, what rule should you apply?

A. The 3-second rule.
B. The 4-second rule.
C. The give way rule.
D. The keep left rule.

Explanation : A flashing yellow signal means the traffic signals are not working. In this case you must apply the give way rules for uncontrolled intersections.

# 4. What do you do if you see a ambulance without its siren on or red and blue lights flashing?

A. Pull over and stop
B. Do not give way and drive normally
C. Drive fast and give way
D. Move out of the ambulance`s way

Explanation : Drive normally when you see a ambulance,fire truck or police without sirent and its blue and red lights flashing.

# 5. What happens if cars do not give way to each other

A. nothing will happen
B. they end up crashing and making a big mess
C. higher chance for car crashing and accidents
D. faster and smoother traffic flow

Explanation : not necessary crashed with each other, but much higher chance of accidents.

# 6. A private drive way or parking lot entrance should be treated as a ___

A. Pedestrian
B. Intersection
C. Open road
D. Bus Stop

Explanation : A drive way or parking lot entrance should be treated as a intersection and the give way rules apply.

# 7. When coming up to a street turning right with no traffic following your car and a car is opposite you waiting to turn left, who has the right of way?

A. The other car has the right of way
B. You have the right of way
C. Both cars can go at the same time
D. Who move first, who will have the right of way

Explanation : If you are turning right and the opposing vehicle is turning left, you must give way.

# 8. What colour is the line painted on a sealed road at a give way sign controlled intersection?

A. Black
B. Yellow
C. White
D. Blue

Explanation : A triangle give way marking and a white line will be painted on a sealed road at that intersection.

# 9. You are the driver of the blue car. Do you:

A. speed up to get around in front of the cyclist
B. keep driving as the cyclist has to give way to larger vehicles
C. sound the warning device to warn the cyclist
D. stop and give way to the cyclist

Explanation : When turning left at an uncontrolled intersection, you must give way to: all vehicles coming straight through from your right; all vehicles coming towards you and turning right.

# 10. When should you give way?

A. to people on your right
B. to people on your left
C. to people going straight and you are turning left
D. to people who are following you far behind
# 11. You are turning right at traffic signals showing a red arrow pointing to the right. You should:

A. drive on but give way to all oncoming vehicles.
B. stop and wait for a green arrow.
C. drive on straight ahead only if it is safe.
D. drive on because all oncoming vehicles are stopped.

Explanation : Turning left - May go, provided: it is safe, and you give way to right-turning vehicles coming towards you. Straight through - May go, provided it is safe. Turning right - Must stop, unless it is not safe to do so.

# 12. You are the driver of the blue car. Do you:

A. keep driving as the cyclist has to stop?
B. stop and give way to the cyclist?
C. keep driving as the cyclist has to give way to larger vehicles?
D. sound the warning device to warn the cyclist?

Explanation : At an intersection controlled by a Give Way sign: * slow down and be ready to stop * give way to all other vehicles, except those that have stopped at a Stop sign * if you and another vehicle are coming towards each other and you are both at Give Way s

# 13. What rule applies when both vehicles are controlled by a Give Way sign?

A. The give way rule.
B. The lane rule.
C. The passing rule.
D. The 2-second rule.

Explanation : The give way rules apply at all intersections where: two vehicles are coming towards each other and both are at Stop signs; or two vehicles are coming towards each other and both are at Give Way signs

# 14. One or more yellow lights flashing at traffic signals means:

A. be careful and apply the give way rule.
B. drive on but increase your speed.
C. stop until the lights no longer flash.
D. move to the left-hand side of the road.

Explanation : A flashing yellow signal means the traffic signals are not working. In this case you must apply the give way rules for uncontrolled intersections.

# 15. what rule shall be applied when both vehicles are controlled by a give way sign?

A. the 2 second rule
B. the passing rule
C. the give way rule
D. no rule applies

Explanation : for more information refer to page 62 in the road code

# 16. When coming up to a roundabout you must always:

A. flash the headlights on your vehicle.
B. give way to all vehicles that will cross your path.
C. sound the horn on your vehicle.
D. speed up.

Explanation : give way to all vehicles that will cross your path from your right as you enter the roundabout.

# 17. At a T-intersection, who has the right of way, if you are crossing the lane into other road, and there is a car turning onto the road (same side) that you are on?

A. The person who drives the bigger car
B. The person turning onto the road that you are on
C. You
D. Whoever gets there first

Explanation : Top of the T, goes before me.