Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Driver's Ed Ch 13-15

Driver's Ed Ch. 13-15

In 2008, _____ pedestrians were killed in the United States. 4300
_____ is crossing the road without regard for traffic rules or signals. Jaywalking
More than _____ people are killed each year from collisions with deer and other animals. 130
In 2010, _____ motorcyclists were killed. 3600
Stop no closer than _____ feet from a railroad crossing if a train is coming. 15
_____ are the most common scene in collisions with pedestrians. Intersections
Objects in motion stay in motion; objects at rest stay at rest-_____ inertia
_____ is a force between two surfaces that resist the movement of one surface across the other. Friction
_____-sticking together traction
Name 5 factors that affect traction. -tire pressure -tire condition -rain -ice/snow -road condition
Energy of motion-_____ kinetic energy
_____ is a force that pulls all objects toward the center of earth. Gravity
Name the 4 factors that affect braking distance. -speed -condition of the vehicle -condition of the roadway -hills and mountains
_____-roadway tilts down toward the inside of the curve banked curve
_____ are higher in the center than at either of the edges crowned roads
_____-to lose control of the direction and speed of your vehicle's movement skid
What percent fewer driver deaths occur in vehicles with airbags? 25%
Name the 4 types of skids. -braking skid -power skid -cornering skid -blowout skid
Name the 3 factors that affect the force of impact. -speed of the vehicle -weight of the vehicle -impact distance
_____ out of 10 American households have a motor vehicle. 9
_____-an explosion in a tire while the vehicle is in motion. blowout
_____ invented the pnuematic tire about 100 years ago. John Dunlop
Between _____ and _____ people are killed while changing tires. 300;400
The most common way to recharge your battery is to _____. Jumpstart
Almost _____ of all teenage motor vehicle deaths occur on weekends. 60%
_____ minutes without breathing can cause death. 6
Another name for bleeding heavily is _____. hemorrhaging
_____-where the blood does not circulate properly shock
_____-neck injury whiplash
Who founded the American Red Cross in 1881? Clara Barton
Created by: LenaMckay15