Chapter 11: Speed Management

Chapter 11: Speed Management

Your __________ is the distance a vehicle travels from the time you see a hazard until your brain recognizes it.
A CMV’s components (brakes, tires, springs, etc.) are designed to work best when:
How does traveling at higher speeds affect your CMV’s total stopping distance?
You should slow to at least _____ mph below the posted speed limit when entering a curve.
On a downgrade, your vehicle is working _____ gravity, resulting in a(n) _____ in speed.
What danger(s) can foreign objects in the road pose?
What two factors are affected most by extreme weather conditions?
If you are unable to maintain a safe following distance when driving in heavy traffic, it’s best to travel __________ the surrounding vehicles.
What is the result of two or more convictions of excessive speeding (15 mph over the speed limit)?
It is acceptable to use your cruise control: