Legal and tech changes mean even longtime drivers have gaps in their driving know-how
When you’ve been driving for decades it’s easy to feel like you know it all. Yet for years, national surveys have shown that about one in five of us would flunk a written driver’s test. There also are laws that evolve with the times, like those regarding pedestrians and cell phone use that many people simply don’t know.
Test your own road IQ with this quiz:
- At what distance before making a turn should you put on your turn signal?
A. 50 feet before the turn
B. 100 feet before the turn
C. It depends on whether anyone is behind you to see you turning
D. Early enough to give drivers behind you time to react