Course Map

1. Driving is Your Responsibility
1.1 Driver's License: A Privilege
1.2 Obeying the Laws
1.3 Importance of Driver's Education
1.4 The New Cellular Phone Laws
1.5 Smoke-Free Cars
1.6 History of the Automobile
1.7 Chapter 1 Test
2.The Human Factors Affecting the Driver
2.1 The Eyes and Vision
2.2 The Ears and Hearing
2.3 Other Limiting Physical Conditions
2.4 Essential Attitudes
2.5 Undesirable Driving Behaviors
2.6 Chapter 2 Test
3.Natural Forces Affecting the Automobile
3.1 Gravity
3.2 Inertia and Energy
3.3 Momentum and Friction
3.4 Centrifugal Force
3.5 Chapter 3 Test
4.Signs, Signals and Highway Markings
4.1 Traffic Signs: Shapes and Colors
4.2 Traffic Control Signs
4.3 Traffic Regulatory Signs
4.4 Highway and Road Markings
4.5 Curb Markings
4.6 Chapter 4 Test
5.The Vehicle Systems
5.1 Construction of the Automobile
5.2 The Steering Wheel and Dashboard
5.3 The Windshield and Mirrors
5.4 Car Safety Equipment
5.5 Vehicle Maintenance
5.6 Owning and Operating Cost and Safety Measures
5.7 Chapter 5 Test
6.Rules of the Road and Safe Driving Practices
6.1 Defensive Driving
6.2 Basic Speed Law
6.3 Proper Lane Use
6.4 Safe Driving Practices: Intersections
6.5 Safe Driving Practices: Passing
6.6 Backing Up, Parallel Parking, Three-Point Turn
6.7 Chapter 6 Test
7.Sharing the Road and Accident Prevention
7.1 Tips for Sharing the Road When Driving
7.2 Causes of Accidents: Overview
7.3 Factors that Cause Accidents
7.4 Mechanical Failure: Causes and Prevention
7.5 Roadway: Causes and Prevention
7.6 Vehicle Safety Features Applications
7.7 Chapter 7 Test
8.Alcohol and Drugs and Driving
8.1 Alcohol as a Drug
8.2 Alcohol and the Human Body
8.3 Effects of Alcohol on the Body Organs
8.4 Identifying Drunk Drivers
8.5 Alternatives to Drinking and Driving
8.6 Drugs
8.7 Chapter 8 Test
9.Licensing, Registrations and California Vehicle Codes
9.1 Licensing
9.2 Registration
9.3 California Vehicle Codes
9.4 Chapter 9 Test
10.Acquiring a California Driver's License
10.1 Process in Obtaining a California Driver's License
10.2 California License Class
10.3 Permit and Licensing Requirement for Adults
10.4 Other Licensing Information
10.5 California Identification Card
10.6 New 2012 Laws
10.7 New 2013 Laws
10.8 Chapter 10 Test
11.Final Test
11.1 Final Test