TLSAE Course / Florida Permit, Drug and Alcohol Test 2

1. Warning signs are normally
A. white.
B. red.
C. yellow.

2. There are about __ licensed drivers here in Florida
A. 170 million
B. 200 million
C. 15 million

3. It is ____ to take prescription drugs that have been prescribed for another person.
A. legal
B. illegal
C. legal under certain circumstances

4. Signs and road markings are an example of traffic controls.

5. _____means that to get the same high, the person needs to drink more alcohol or take more drugs.
A. Dependence
B. Tolerance
C. Addiction

6. Alcohol plus ___ increases drowsiness, confusion, and anxiety.
A. marijuana
B. antihistamines
C. tranquilizers

7. The maximum speed limit on a Florida highway, unless otherwise posted is 55 m.p.h.
8. There are over ___million licensed drivers in Florida.
A. 3
B. 9
C. 15

9. The chances of being involved in an auto collision once a year are __________
A. 1 in 25.
B. 1 in 100.
C. 1 in 250.

10. ___year olds accounted for only 6.4 percent of the total number of drivers in the US but they made up 12 percent of all drivers involved in fatal crashes.
A. Fifteen to twenty
B. Twenty to thirty
C. Thirty to forty

11. Which of the following statements is true?
A. As a depressant, alcohol slows down reaction time.
B. As a muscle relaxant, alcohol makes it harder for the muscles to respond when needed.
C. Both A and B

12. The Cerebral Cortex is the highest portion of the brain.

13. Youth who drink before the age of 15 are ___ times more likely to develop alcohol dependence than if they wait until they are 21 years old.
A. 2
B. 4
C. 6

14. Construction signs are normally
A. white.
B. orange.
C. green.

15. It is safe to use your bright headlights if there is a car ahead of you within 300 feet.

16. You can counteract the depressant effects of alcohol by taking a stimulant.
A. True
B. False

17. Stimulants are often called ___
A. uppers or “speed.”
B. “downers.”
C. “shrooms.”

18. If someone is injured in a collision, you should ___
A. move them into the position that appears the most comfortable.
B. call for medical help.
C. all of the above

19. The second thing to be affected by alcohol is ___
A. reaction time.
B. vision.
C. judgment.

20. To be safe, you should ___
A. always reduce your speed at an intersection.
B. reduce your speed at an intersection if there is a flashing yellow light,
C. reduce your speed at an intersection if there is a traffic light.

21. About forty percent of collisions result in an injury.

22. Which of the following is not normally affected by long term alcohol use?
A. Cirrhosis of the liver
B. Reduced inhibitions
C. Heart damage

23. In a single day, ________ people’s lives are affected simply by driving a motor vehicle.
A. 22,449
B. 30,000
C. 46,000

24. Paint thinners, gasoline, and glue are common forms of __
A. inhalants.
B. psychedelics.
C. stimulants.

25. A merging traffic sign is an example of a ___ sign.
A. regulatory
B. warning
C. guide

26. The effects of alcohol are pretty much the same for everyone.
A. True
B. False

27. Illegal drug use is a bigger problem than alcohol
A. True
B. False

28. Which of the following is NOT very helpful if you find a car or motorcycle approaching you in your lane?
A. Sound your horn and flash your lights.
B. Brake sharply.
C. Put your car into reverse.

29. You should always remember to keep your eyes ___ while you are driving
A. on the car ahead
B. moving
C. on the center line.

30. MDMA is commonly known as ___
A. shrooms.
B. ecstasy
C. acid

31. You should always measure your following distance in ___
A. seconds.
B. car lengths.
C. feet.

32. Drug or alcohol abuse begins when the user ___
A. avoids taking drugs or using alcohol regularly.
B. makes the conscious decision to use drugs or alcohol.
C. none of the above

33. You could face mandatory revocation of your license as a result of ___
A. lying about ownership of your vehicle.
B. driving 5 to 10 mph over the speed limit.
C. a child restraint violation.

34. The rule that says “Do not go faster than is safe for conditions” is known as the ___
A. extreme caution rule.
B. slow down rule.
C. basic speed rule.

35. You should check your mirrors __
A. once every hour.
B. once every 3 to 5 seconds.
C. once every two to three minutes.

36. If two cars get to a 4-way stop intersection at the same time, which car should be yielded the right-of-way?
A. Car on the right.
B. Car on the left.
C. Car making a turn.

37. Which of the following drugs is not a hallucinogen?
A. Mescaline
C. Heroin

38. At least 19,000 people per year die from illicit drug use and related ___________
A. AIDS complications.
B. violence.
C. suicides.