What is a reasonable vehicle speed?

  • On paved roads – 80KpH; on dirt roads – 40KpH.
  • The maximum speed the vehicle can reach under the existing circumstances.
  • A reasonable speed which, considering all the road conditions, and road signs allows the driver to control the vehicle
  • Any speed, as long as the driver fully controls the vehicle.
Category : Rules and Regulations


Which body authorizes and performs taxi license change of ownership?

  • The Licensing Authority.
  • The Controller of Road Transport.
  • The Public Transportation and Railway Authority.
  • There is no need for a license-conveyance permit, as it contradicts the freedom of occupation choice.
Category : Rules and Regulations


Where is a route service bus driver required to stop in order to load and unload passengers?

  • On roads that are at least 12 meters wide.
  • Only at the stations that are indicated in the route license.
  • On roads wider than 12 meters.
  • At a place that can be seen by other road users from all directions.
Category : Rules and Regulations


When is it permitted to use floodlights?

  • Only when the vehicle stops, provided that they are not directed at another vehicle or along the length of the road.
  • For security purposes only and during “light time”.
  • Only by a security vehicle during fence patrol.
  • It is forbidden to use floodlights on the road, except for fire fighting vehicles.
Category : Rules and Regulations


Can a person drive a vehicle immediately after taking medications which have effect on his fitness to drive?

  • No, unless 4 hours pass from the time he takes the medication
  • Yes, if these medications do not affect his level of driving
  • No.
  • Yes, when the medication has a lasting harmful effect
Category : Rules and Regulations


You are driving vehicle no. 3 before an intersection without traffic signs. According to the rules of giving right-of-way, in what order should vehicles that arrived at the same time enter the intersection?

  • You enter first (3), the garbage truck comes second (1), and the private vehicle is last (2).
  • The garbage truck enters first (1), second is the private vehicle (2), and you go last (3).
  • You enter first (3), second is the private vehicle (2), and the garbage truck is last (1).
  • The private vehicle will go in first (2), you go second (3), and the garbage truck is last (1).
Category : Rules and Regulations


Who is held responsible for a vehicle causing excessive noise?

  • The vehicle’s driver.
  • The vehicle’s manufacturer.
  • The vehicles owner.
  • The garage that treats the vehicle.
Category : Rules and Regulations


Is a vehicle driver allowed to exceed the speed limit while overtaking?

  • Yes, in a non-urban road only.
  • No.
  • Yes, in a freeway only.
  • Yes, when overtaking a motorcycle.
Category : Rules and Regulations


It is permitted to make a U-turn:

  • Only in intersections with traffic lights.
  • Only in intersections without traffic lights.
  • From all lanes, unless prohibited by a road sign.
  • When there is a white unbroken line.
Category : Rules and Regulations


According to the law what is the maximum permitted length of the bus?

  • 18.75 met.
  • 15.50 met.
  • 13.75 met.
  • 14.10 met
Category : Rules and Regulations


A warning triangle must be carried by:

  • Commercial vehicles only.
  • All motor vehicles, including trailers and semi-trailers, but excluding motorcycles.
  • Buses only.
  • Two-wheelers only.
Category : Rules and Regulations


When a vehicle is disqualified from use on the road:

  • It is forbidden to be on the road without authorization from the licensing authority.
  • It is forbidden to get back on the road without authorization of the insurance company
  • It is allowed to stay on the road for a period of up to seven days after being taken off the road.
  • It is allowed to stay on the road unlimitedly, as long as it doesn’t pose any traffic safety risk
Category : Rules and Regulations


What is the penalty for driving whilst disqualified?

  • A fine of 80,000 NIS
  • 6 yrs in jail and 2 yrs on probation.
  • None, if the driver presents a valid driver’s license within 7 days
  • Up to 3 years in jail, plus other penalties.
Category : Rules and Regulations


Which types of vehicles must operate distress lights, or place a flashing yellow lamp, if forced to stand on a non-urban road during “light time”?

  • Commercial vehicles with an all up weight of more than 12,000 kg.
  • All vehicles, except for private vehicles and passenger transportation vehicles.
  • Commercial vehicles with an all up weight of more than 3,000 kg and buses only.
  • All motor vehicles with an all up weight of more than 3,500 kg, buses and working vehicles.
Category : Rules and Regulations


What should a driver do when there’s a change in his health condition?

  • Report it to the Licensing Authority.
  • Report it to the Licensing Office if it is a result of a road accident only.
  • Report it immediately to the Ministry of Health.
  • Report about it to the Licensing Office within 20 days.
Category : Rules and Regulations


When are you required to turn on the direction indicators and signal?

  • When you approach a railway crossing or a pedestrian crossing.
  • Only before a sharp curve.
  • Only when you make left hand turns in intersections.
  • When you are about to start driving or to turn your vehicle, or to deviate from your lane.
Category : Rules and Regulations


On a steep descent, when driving on a narrow roadway that doesn’t allow 2 vehicles to pass at the same time:

  • Both vehicles should pull into the “hard shoulders”.
  • Right of way should be given to commercial vehicles weighing more than 4 tons.
  • The vehicle driving uphill should stop.
  • The vehicle driving downhill should give way and stop if necessary.
Category : Rules and Regulations


When is it permitted to stop a vehicle on a bridge or inside a tunnel?

  • It is permitted when the roadway has two lanes or more.
  • It is permitted during “light time” only.
  • During day time only.
  • It is absolutely forbidden.
Category : Rules and Regulations


What is the meaning of this sign?

  • Flashing orange light warning of an approaching level crossing.
  • Flashing orange light at road works.
  • Constant (not flashing) Orange light when traffic lights are not working.
  • Constant (not flashing) orange light warning of an approaching forked junction.
Category : Rules and Regulations


Is a taxi driver required to help a passenger to load or unload his luggage on or off the taxi?

  • Yes, if needed.
  • Only on rides from Ben Gurion Airport.
  • Absolutely not.
  • Only if the passenger pays for the loading and unloading service.
Category : Rules and Regulations


Which of the following items must be placed in a passenger bus on city route?

  • A first aid bag and a stretcher.
  • First aid kit
  • A first aid bag and a rescue kit.
  • A stretcher and a drinking dispenser.
Category : Rules and Regulations


A bus lane may also be used by vehicles of:

  • Holders of a handicap tag issued by the vehicle’s manufacturer.
  • Handicapped people, even when they are not inside the vehicle.
  • Paraplegic (wheel chair) tag holders.
  • Any handicapped person having a regular handicap tag.
Category : Rules and Regulations


How should a driver conduct himself when noticing a “security vehicle”?

  • Slow down, divert to the road’s right edge and continue driving normally.
  • Divert his vehicle to the right, as close as possible to the road’s edge, give right-of-way and stop if necessary a distance from an intersection.
  • Mount the sidewalk and stop there.
  • Drive closely behind the security vehicle and keep a constant distance of two seconds from it.
Category : Rules and Regulations


What is a “U-turn”?

  • Any turn not in a right angle is called a U-turn.
  • A turn in which the driver turns back to the direction he came from (turns and drives to the opposite direction)
  • Only a turn in which the driver drives in a roundabout and returns to the direction he came from.
  • A turn in which the driver makes a 360 degrees round.
Category : Rules and Regulations


When approaching a narrow bridge, you are required to:

  • Slow down while approaching and crossing the bridge.
  • Always cross the bridge at maximum speed to clear the road for vehicles coming from the opposite direction.
  • Always stop before the bridge, for safety reasons, and then cross it quickly.
  • Accelerate when you approach the bridge only.
Category : Rules and Regulations


Following a “level crossing” sign that is placed about a 100 meters before the crossing, how would you conduct yourself when a slow vehicle is driving before you?

  • You are permitted to overtake it.
  • You are permitted to overtake it only when the road ahead is clear.
  • You are prohibited from overtaking until after the level crossing.
  • You are permitted to overtake it only when its speed doesn’t exceed 35 k.p.h.
Category : Rules and Regulations


In what types of buses is it obligatory to have a speed retarder?

  • Every bus in which a techograph was installed.
  • Buses with a minimum all up weight of 10,000 kg.
  • Every bus in which a retarder was installed during its manufacturing process.
  • Every bus that is permitted to carry more than 20 passengers.
Category : Rules and Regulations


What is “night time”?

  • The period of time in which it is required to turn on the vehicle’s parking lights
  • A period of heavy fog only
  • The period of time that starts 15 minutes following sunset and ends 15 minutes before sunrise
  • The period of time between sunset and the following sunrise.
Category : Rules and Regulations


Is a taxi driver permitted to smoke while driving?

  • No.
  • Yes, provided that the air-conditioner is turned off and the windows are open.
  • Yes, but only if all passengers consent.
  • Yes - on special rides only.
Category : Rules and Regulations


Who is legally responsible for the registration of a change of ownership?

  • The seller only.
  • The registered vehicle owner and the buyer of the vehicle.
  • The buyer of the vehicle only.
  • The owner of the vehicle testing facility.
Category : Rules and Regulations

Theory test for public Service Vehicles

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