Learners Permit Study Florida
Before you start your engine, make sure the gear is in
Park or Neutral
Before you start your engine, make sure you adjust the seat because
So you can reach all the controls
Before you start your engine, make sure to adjust all rear-view mirrors because
You can use them without having to lean forward or backward
Before you start your engine, what do you need to move away?
Anything that blocks your view of mirrors or roadway
Before you start your engine, do you need to lock all doors?
Before you start your engine, who should fasten seatbelts?
The driver and all passengers
How do you hold a car on any hill?
By using a parking gear or emergency brake
Low beam headlights show objects from how many feet ahead?
Low beam headlights are visible from how many feet away?
High beams show objects from how many feet away?
High beams are visible from how feet away?
How many break lights does a car have?
Break lights are visible from how many feet
What does a license plate light do?
Makes the license plate visible
How many feet away can we see the license plate when the license plate light is on?
Where are directional signals on a vehicle?
White (front) red (back/rear)
Directional signals are visible from how many feet
How many feet away can you hear a horn?
With mirrors, at least one rear-view with view of how many feet to the rear
What are windshield wipers for?
To clear the driver's view
Windshields must have
Tires should have a minimum tread should have at least
3/32 of an inch or greater, and no worn spots showing the ply
What equipment is NOT permitted?
All of the above
What are the bumper height requirements for cars?
Cars 2,500-3,499 lbs front: 24 in. rear: 26 in
What are the bumper height requirements for trucks?
Trucks 2,000 - 3,000 lbs front: 27 in. rear: 29 in.
Trucks 3,000 - 5,000 lbs front: 28 in. rear: 30 in.
For brakes, how do you keep your car in good condition?
Check to see that the pedal stays well above the floor when you step on it
For lights, how do you keep your car in good condition?
Check often, replace burned out light bulbs and keep lenses clean
For tires, how do you keep your car in good condition?
Inspect often for proper inflation/tire pressure, even tread wear and damage
For windows and windshields, how do you keep your car in good condition?
Keep the glass clean inside and out
For a rear window, how do you keep your car in good condition?
If the rear window is covered by or treated with any material that makes it non-transparent, the vehicle must be equipped with side mirrors on both sides that allow the driver a rearview of at least 200 feet
Is it legal to tamper with emissions control devices?
Why is it not legal to tamper with emissions control devices?
Tampering can cause damage your vehicle, increased air pollution, lower gas mileage, less vehicle efficiency and breathing difficulties
ABS (Anti lock brake system) prevents what?
if you crash into a pond, river or other body of water, how many seconds will your vehicle float on the surface?
only 30-60 seconds