What causes a vehicle to skid on the roadway?

  • Quick wear of the clutch and of the gearbox.
  • When the braking forces or the vehicles inertia exceed the tire’s ability to grip of the roadway.
  • Excessive change of gears.
  • When the engine is worn out and cannot stabilize the vehicle.
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How are you required to conduct yourself according to the following picture?

  • Continue driving normally, while paying attention to the other vehicles in your direction of driving.
  • Slow down and allow vehicles to quickly bypass you from the left in order to merge into the left lane.
  • Drive on the right lane and prepare to move to the left lane as soon as the number of lanes increases.
  • Move to the left lane, because the right lane is about to terminate.
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What vehicle features should be adjusted in order to ensure a comfortable and safe sitting position?

  • The side mirrors and the radio stations.
  • The seat’s position, the angle of the back rest, and the steering wheel position.
  • The head rests and the position of the pedals.
  • The seat’s position and the air flow direction from the vents.
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When you are driving a truck down a steep descent:

  • Drive down on high gear and stop the vehicle every few kilometers.
  • Drive down on neutral gear and use the brakes according to need.
  • Drive in an appropriate low gear and make sure that the vehicle’s special deceleration mechanisms are operating.
  • The use of gears to brake the vehicle is of no significance.
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What is the imminent danger when a vehicle skids whilst driving?

  • Loss of steering ability and loss of control over the vehicle.
  • That the clutch and the driving wheels stop to function.
  • Heating and wear of the vehicle’s brakes.
  • Heating and wear of the vehicle’s tires.
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How would you avoid danger when starting to drive?

  • By observing correctly the road and the traffic on it, before starting to drive.
  • By giving a signal immediately as you start to drive.
  • By starting to drive in high speed and quickly merging into traffic.
  • By driving fast in reverse.
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Are the vehicles within the sharp curve positioned correctly?

  • Yes, all vehicles are keeping to the right as required in this sort of situation.
  • Both vehicles are not keeping eye contact between them as required.
  • The wide side-distance enables a third vehicle to enter between them.
  • You should enter a sharp curve when you are close to the middle of the roadway.
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You are driving on a two-way road and in front of you drives a vehicle that signals with its left indicator:

  • You may immediately overtake it from its right, by pulling into the “hard shoulder”.
  • You should take into consideration that the vehicle before you might deviate to the left and you should allow it to do so.
  • You shouldn’t overtake it on a narrow roadway, but you may overtake it from its left side on a wide road.
  • You may overtake after using the horn to warn him. The signal he gives doesn’t oblige you.
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The reaction distance is the distance covered by the vehicle:

  • From the moment the driver eases off his step on the accelerator until the vehicle stops.
  • From the moment the driver notices the danger until he starts to apply the action he decided to take.
  • From the moment the driver steps on the brakes until the vehicle stops.
  • From the moment the driver notices the danger until the vehicle makes a complete stop.
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When you are overtaking another vehicle on a two-lane two-way roadway:

  • Don’t worry: The overtaken vehicle should deviate to the right and allow you to overtake it easily.
  • You are commiting a traffic violation! This type of overtaking is illegal.
  • You take a risk of another vehicle appearing in the opposite lane.
  • This type of overtaking usually last 30 seconds.
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The risk of skidding on a wet road is greater:

  • The slower you drive.
  • The faster you drive.
  • The risk of skidding on a wet road is identical to the risk of skidding on a dry road.
  • The newer are the tires.
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It is prohibited to drive too close to the vehicle in front of you:

  • During the dark only.
  • Only when the weight of the vehicle in front is more than 4 tons.
  • On a steep descent and only after a “dangerous descent” sign.
  • Because it might brake suddenly.
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Why is it important to drive on the right side of the road?

  • It allows you to be assisted by the yellow line for driving in a straight line.
  • It qllows vehicle passengers to easily exit the vehicle.
  • Driving on the right side of the road is of no significance, except for one-way roadways.
  • In order to keep a distance from incoming traffic from the opposite direction, and reducing the risk of “head on” collision.
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What shoukd a driver check after driving through deep water on the road?

  • If the brakes work efficiently.
  • If the lights work.
  • If the engine works.
  • No need of any of the cheks.
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What is the most important principle when turning right in an intersection?

  • To start and to complete the turn close to the right edge of the road.
  • To stay away from the road’s right edge.
  • To turn as far as possible from the right sidewalk.
  • To enter and exit the intersection in a wide arc to the center of the roadway.
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What is the advantage of driving on the right side of the road?

  • It prevents the vehicle behind you from overtaking you.
  • You create a safety distance between yourself and oncoming vehicle traffic.
  • There is no advantage in driving on the right side of the road, except for one-way roads only.
  • You Stay within the permitted distance of no more than 40cm from the road’s edge.
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When a driver approaches a narrow bridge, he should:

  • Cross the bridge as quickly as possible, to allow vehicles coming from the opposite direction to pass it without delays.
  • Slow down while approaching and crossing the bridge.
  • Stop before the bridge for safety reasons and then cross it quickly.
  • Drive faster only while approaching the bridge, and drive slowly on the bridge – in order to enhance safety.
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Driving at dark with the high beam turned on might:

  • Waste electricity.
  • Blind (dazzle) other drivers.
  • Spoil the battery.
  • Impair the driver’s vision.
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How would you get the attention of the overtaken vehicle’s driver while overtaking on a freeway (motorway)?

  • Use the horn for as long as you are passing him. It is important that he doesnt ignore you.
  • You are permitted, if it is necessary, to use the horn briefly before passing, .
  • During day light, turn on the vehicle’s parking lights.
  • If required, signal to him with the vehicle’s four direction indicators.
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How is the required distance for overtaking determined?

  • It only depends on the driving speed of the overtaken vehicle and not of the overtaking one.
  • It depends on the driving speeds of the overtaking and the overtaken vehicles
  • It only depends on the driving speed of the overtaking vehicle and not of the overtaken one.
  • It corresponds to the speed limit in that road section.
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What is the imminent danger in the following road section?

  • Limited field of vision while overtaking vehicles in front of you.
  • Engine overheating due to the steep climb.
  • The appearance of a vehicle coming from your opposite direction in your driving lane.
  • The crossing of a separation line and inability to return to the roadway’s right.
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What is a reasonable speed on a freeway(Motorway)?

  • A speed that takes into account traffic conditions, and that doesn’t exceed the permitted speed limit on that road.
  • In any case, not less that the allowed speed limit.
  • A speed that gives you maximum drive range, provided that it doesn’t exceed the speed limit.
  • At the driver’s discretion, provided that it doesn’t exceed the allowed speed limit.
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How would you conduct yourself under the situation that is depicted in the following picture?

  • You should not obey the traffic light signals. Follow the road signs only.
  • Stop before the junction and do not enter into it.
  • Stop before the junction and then drive through uninterruptedly.
  • Give right-of-way to the traffic on the crossing road.
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How are you required to conduct yourself in the following road conditions?

  • Stay in low gear while keeping to the right.
  • Turn on the high beam, because of the shadow on the roadway.
  • Enter the curve carefully and increase speed when going downhill.
  • Honk, because of the obstructed field of vision in the curve.
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How can you avoid frontal collision while driving on a narrow and winding mountain road?

  • Drive close to the middle line.
  • Slow down and honk continuously before every curve.
  • Drive on the far right of the roadway, turn-on the lights, and adjust your speed to the road’s conditions.
  • Drive in high gear and don’t use the brakes much, to avoid loss of braking ability.
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Which type of vehicle is allowed to stop or be left standing on the hard shoulder of an inter-urban road which is marked as a main road?

  • A work vehicle or a tractor.
  • A vehicle engaged in selling fruits and vegetables to passersby.
  • A vehicle engaged in public works and an I.D.F vehicle - for the purpose of fulfilling their duties.
  • A towing vehicle and a trailer, a truck tractor and a semi-trailer, with a maximum width of three meters.
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What is the order of actions the driver needs to take before slowing down?

  • Step firmly on the brake pedal, to inform the driver behind you began to slow down.
  • Give a hand signal to the driver behind, glance at the mirror to see his response and slow down.
  • Turn your head backwards, step on the brake pedal to slow down and finally take a quick look at the mirrors.
  • Glance at the mirrors, ease off the accelerator pedal and use the brakes or gears.
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What is the correct order of actions while reducing the vehicle’s speed?

  • Slowing down by stepping on the clutch pedal and shifting to higher gear.
  • Slowing down and shifting to lower gear.
  • The order of actions is of no importance during vehicle deceleration.
  • Shifting to lower gear and stepping on the clutch pedal.
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According to the following picture you are obliged to:

  • Stop.
  • Slow down.
  • Accelerate.
  • Honk.
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What are we required to ensure before starting to drive?

  • That the fuel and oil types are those required for the proper operation of the vehicle.
  • That we can operate and use the vehicle proficiently.
  • That the vehicle has spare bulbs and fuses.
  • That the vehicle received all the treatment necessary for its current maintenance.
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Theory test for heavy trucksŸ

There are 30 questions you have 40 minutes to answer, at the end of the exam time The test result will be displayed