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Can You Tell What These Signs Mean?

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  1. Caution when taking pictures.
    Warning: there are thieves around.
    Always yield to people with bags.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Warning, there are thieves around.

    This sign is posted across Italy.

    Warning, there are thieves around.
    Via Julie Gerstein
  2. Business area.
    Prostitution area.
    Be careful about wearing heels in this area.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Prostitution area.

    Yup, it's about prostitution. It was erected (HEH) in Treviso, Italy, but locals were confused whether it was warning people of a prostitution zone, or warning them not to run over the prostitutes.

    Prostitution area.
  3. Cars carrying explosives are prohibited.
    Cars should be mindful of noise pollution.
    Low emission zone.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    No cars carrying explosives

    This sign prohibits cars from carrying explosives in certain areas. Though, if you're carrying explosives, ARE YOU REALLY GOING TO FOLLOW A SIGN?

    No cars carrying explosives
    Via learnerdriving.com
  4. Beware: Thin ice.
    Beware: Zombie zone.
    Beware: Fragile road conditions.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Beware: Thin ice.

    This Finnish road sign tells drivers to watch out for thin ice on the roads.

    Beware: Thin ice.
    Via Flickr: silversprite
  5. Crop circle area.
    WiFi-free area.
    Environmental study area.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Environmental study area.

    This sign lets you know that there's an environmental study happening nearby, in case you were wondering.

    Environmental study area.
    Via campgroundsigns.com
  6. Point of interest.
    Watch for hail.
    Potential avalanche area.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Point of interest.

    Isn't that point ... interesting?

    Point of interest.
    Via campgroundsigns.com
  7. Road splits in five directions.
    Scatter, angry locals may attack.
    Strong winds on this road.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Strong wind.

    This sign is used to warn drivers of strong winds in Quebec.

    Strong wind.
    Via commons.wikimedia.org
  8. Large trucks should be aware of drones.
    Drones will impact truck driving ability.
    Trucks should not use GPS directions on this road.
  9. Beware of the Slenderman.
    No pedestrians.
    No tall people.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    No pedestrians.

    This is what pedestrians look like in Poland, apparently.

    No pedestrians.
    Via moto.money.pl
  10. Crossing guard area.
    Children crossing.
    Don't give children candy.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Children crossing.

    It's a Polish road sign that signifies a road commonly crossed by children.

    Children crossing.
    Via jednoslad.pl

Can You Tell What These Signs Mean?

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