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D R I V E R S E D G E. I N T E R A C T I V E. Slides and Videos. Use mouse to advance slides. Part one: Strategies/Tactics and Rules of the Road. Sample slides from the Drivers Edge : Strategies and Tactics Disc.
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D R I V E R S E D G E I N T E R A C T I V E Slides and Videos Use mouse to advance slides Part one: Strategies/Tactics and Rules of the Road
Sample slides from the Drivers Edge: Strategies and Tactics Disc The following sample slides are from the first lesson. They are not as clear as what is on the actual CD disc. Photo resolution (clarity) had to be reduced on these slides so they could be e-mailed to you without taking a long time to download. The full set has over 1000 slides and 30 short videos covering all aspects of driving totaling about 12 hours of instruction excluding quizzes and 2 major tests.
2 lane driving Strategies and Rules of Road 40% more fatal crashes occur on rural roads than urban roads Rural roads may be narrow and surfaced with gravel or asphalt
One of the most important signs along the road. One of the few signs that you must actually do something rather than just being warned. What must you do in this situation? Lane change, it’s becoming a 2 lane road
Is anyone passing on the right? After changing lanes, what should you check? Head check over right shoulder
This vehicle is passing us on the right, (their lane is ending) what should you do? STOP and THINK There are a lot of aggressive drivers like this. There are also drivers who have no idea their lane is ending Instead of getting upset with these drivers, just let them be. There’s no way you can change them anyway. DROP BACK AND LET THEM IN
Frequently, in rural areas you will encounter divided roads with large median areas - be sure you turn left into the proper direction of traffic!
Frequently, in rural areas you will encounter divided roads with large median areas - be sure you turn left into the proper direction of traffic! Divided Highway
Bright lights must be dimmed _______feet before meeting an on-coming vehicle or ______feet before passing a vehicle. 500 If on-coming cars are blinding you with their bright lights, where should you look to avoid the direct, bright glare? 300 The right white edge line.
This vehicle is signaling a right turn, what are you anticipating? This vehicle may attempt a lane change as you are approaching its blind spot.
Vehicles behind it attempting to change lanes. This car at the intersection is waiting to turn left, what should you be predicting?
Also, what is not allowed at this intersection? Especially watch for pedestrians if turning right they have the right of way if they have are still in the crosswalk. Watch for them! NO TURN ON RED