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Can You Pass An Aussie Driving Test?

How good is your general road knowledge?

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    Check your seatbelt is back in place.
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    Check your headlights are turned off.
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    Check your mirrors and blind spots for pedestrians, bicycles or other vehicles.
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    Near to the left-hand side of the road.
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    Anywhere on your side of the road.
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    Along the middle of the road.
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    Yes.
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    No it is only needed on long trips.
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    No, being licensed is enough.
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    Turn on your lights on low beam.
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    Keep your sunglasses on to cut down headlight glare.
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    Turn on your hazard warning lights.
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    Yes, if the person(s) in the caravan are over 12 years of age
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    Yes, provided you do not exceed 60 km/h.
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    No, not under any circumstances
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    Have a large meal and a cup of coffee
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    Check your tyre pressure, and if necessary, increase it to what the manufacturer recommends.
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    Make sure you have a street directory, so you know where you are going
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    Take care and never reverse for a greater distance and time than is necessary.
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    Unbuckle your seat belt so you can reverse as quickly as possible.
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    Sound your horn to warn other drivers.
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    Car brakes often fail.
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    Pedestrians might be crossing.
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    Trains are fast, heavy and cannot stop quickly.
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    Pull over to the left until the emergency vehicle passes.
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    Immediately come to a stop.
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    Let the emergency vehicle pass and follow it closely behind.
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    You must leave at least 1 metre front and back.
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    You must leave at least 2 metres from the front only.
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    You must leave at least 3 metres front and back.
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    Take something to calm your nerves before driving.
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    Take your street directory in case you get lost
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    Make sure your vehicle has enough fuel, oil, water and the correct tyre pressure.
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    You intend to slow down.
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    You intend to move to the right, at any time.
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    You are about to stop.
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    Sound your horn to warn the rider.
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    Speed up to pass the horse.
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    Slow down and give them plenty of room.
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    Where the road is very wide.
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    Where there is plenty of room from the centre line.
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    Where there are markings or a sign indicating angle park.
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    No.
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    Yes, but only when you stop at intersections.
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    Yes, but you must hold the steering wheel with at least one hand.

Note: not an accurate indication of whether you'd actually pass your driving test. All questions taken from the NSW Roads and Maritime Driver Knowledge Test.

 
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