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Questions Bank section: Safety

0847. What are the reasons for a vehicle skidding on a road?

  • Late and sudden braking and the presence of elements that prevent traction on the road’s surface.
  • Roads with a high coefficient of friction.
  • Driver tiredness.
  • Tires that are not worn out cause vehicle skidding.
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0848. 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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0849. How can we moderate a situation in which our vehicle skids on the road?

  • Through correct speed ,steering and a correct and early use of the brakes.
  • By strongly turning the wheel left and right, to stabilize the vehicle.
  • By holding the steering wheel firmly with both hands.
  • By stepping firmly and continuously on the brake pedal.
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0850. How can we prevent our vehicle from skidding?

  • By holding the steering wheel firmly with both hands, and by driving at a similar speed to that of other vehicles on the road.
  • By driving reasonably and using the brakes in a gentle manner.
  • By stepping firmly and continuously on the brake pedal.
  • By turning the steering wheel right, to stabilize the vehicle.
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0851. What specific problems do drivers face at night?

  • Dysfunction of the driver due to outside lighting.
  • Having many vehicles around him during the night.
  • Restricted field of vision, being dazzled )blinded) incorrect distance estimations.
  • Drop in engine power due to the operation of the lighting system.
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0852. What would you do when driving at night and you are dazzled )blinded) by a vehicle approaching from your opposite direction?

  • Slow down, keep to the right and look at the yellow line or at the right edge of the road.
  • Honk strongly to alert the other driver that he is blinding you.
  • Stop on the right of the road and turn on the parking lights until the blinding vehicle passes.
  • Turn on the high beam to improve your field of vision.
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0853. How can you manage to keep your braking distance within the range of your vehicle’s lights while driving at night?

  • By using an additional spot light to detect road hazards.
  • By using the rear fog light to reinforce your head lights beam.
  • By turning on the long-distance high beam and driving at a high speed accordingly.
  • By adjusting your driving speed to your field of vision at all times.
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0854. How can you reduce the effect of being blinded by a vehicle approaching from your opposite direction?

  • By properly adjusting the headlights beam, and flickering to the driver in front.
  • By not looking into the blinding light, and by slowing down and driving on the right of the road.
  • By turning on the windshield wipers.
  • By adjusting the inside mirror to "night" position.
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0855. What are the risks of driving continuously for many hours?

  • Engine power decreases, and that reduces the braking capacity.
  • Severe tiredness and a tendency to fall asleep.
  • A healthy driver faces no danger in driving continuously for many hours.
  • Heating and accelerated wear and tear of the front tires.
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0856. How can we overcome the problem of tiredness whilst driving?

  • By driving faster to shorten your journey and arrive home early.
  • Black coffee is the solution for all problems.
  • A short break and a heavy meal will drive the tiredness away for a long time.
  • By having adequate rest before driving and making rest and refreshment breaks during your journey.
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