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traffic circles.................................................. 46

Gap....................................... See Space Margins

traffic lights.............................................. 43–45 two-way stops............................................... 45

Gearshift........................................................... 18

uncontrolled............................................ 41–42

Glare.................................................... See Vision

yield signs..................................................... 46

Graduated Licensing Program (GLP)............. 136 conditions................................................... 138 penalties.............................................. 140–141 Gravity.............................................................. 70

H Hand signal...................................................... 77 Hazard lights.............................................. 20, 78 Hazard perception..................................... 63–65 practising for tests....................................... 142 Hazards poor road conditions.................................... 65 space conflicts............................................... 64 surprises........................................................ 64 vision blocks.................................................. 65 Headlights.............................. See Lights, vehicle Head restraints................................................. 13 Hills parking.......................................................... 58 Horn.................................... See Communication Horses.............................................................. 98 HOV lanes............................................See Lanes Hydroplaning......................................... 120–121

J Judgment........................................................... 6

K Knowledge test..................................... See Tests

L Lane position......................... See Space margins Lanes bicycle lanes.................................................. 53 bus lanes....................................................... 53 freeway entrance and exit lanes............. 55–56 HOV lanes............................................... 52–53 lane tracking............................................ 49–50 merging......................................................... 55 passing lanes........................................... 54–55 pulling into a lane................................... 53–54 reserved lane markings................................. 40 reserved lanes......................................... 52–53 reserved lane signs....................................... 32 turning lanes........................................... 51–52 Large vehicles............................................ 90–91 blind spots.............................................. 90–91

I Ignition switch.................................................. 18 Impairment............................................. 103–106 penalties.............................................. 153–155 Inertia......................................................... 70–71 Insurance........................................................ 152 Intersections............................................... 41–48 controlled...................................................... 41 four-way stops............................................... 46 right-of-way............................................. 43–48 roundabouts............................................ 47–48 stopping at intersections.............................. 42

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communication............................................. 91 following distance......................................... 90 passing.................................................... 90–91 space margins......................................... 90–91 turbulence..................................................... 91 Learning to drive........................................ 7, 135 Licences address change........................................... 148 Class 5................................................. 141–143 Class 7 (Novice)................................... 138–141 Enhanced driver’s licence........................... 147

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