Which of the following factors is most likely to lead to a crash?
Across all reported road accidents; failed to look properly was the most frequently reported contributory factor (44 per cent of accidents).
This was followed by failed to judge other person's path/speed (22 per cent of accidents) and careless, reckless or in a hurry (18 per cent of accidents).
Your statement is completely wrong, it is not!
Explanation: The strength of frictional force depends on the types of forces involved and how hard the surfaces push together.If the surfaces are rough, then the frictional force between two surfaces is more and if the surfaces are smooth, the frictional force between two surfaces is less.
The NHTSA found that inattention, internal and external distractions, and inadequate surveillance make up 41 percent of driver errors in accidents.
1. Other passengers2. Cell phones (calls and texts)3. Stereo (ipods cds)
Car crash. Sadly, its true. Planes rarely crash but depending on where the crash is it can give you almost no chance of surviving, like the oceans. Less people die from car crashes then plane crashes a year, but don't worry about it. The chance of being in a crashing plane are 1 in 11 million, so...
Judging by the word missing, i think you meant speed. Government "scientist" say that over 50% of accidents are caused by speeding. Non government scientist say that only 7% of all accidents are caused by EXCESSIVE speeding. look it up if you dont believe me
Teenagers are the age group which is most likely to get into a fatal car crash. It is believed that the reason for this is that teenagers do not drive as safely and also have a higher rate of drunk driving.
Common pneumatic hand tools include buffers, nailing and stapling guns, grinders, drills, jackhammers, chipping hammers, sanders, and wrenches.Although pneumatic tools take some special handling, they actually save a great deal of time and effort and are relatively easy to use.
For example, a road sign or a building.If you reach that same fixed point before you can count to three, then you are driving too close to the car in front of you and you need to fall back a bit.The 3-Second Rule allows for a safe following distance when the road is dry and straight.
What is the point of impact in a crash are key factors in determining motor vehicle crash survivability?
Speed is a key factor. The higher the speed to more damage will be done. Side impact crashes are the most lethal to passengers. According to a recent Insurance Institute for Highway Safety analysis, drivers of vehicles that perform well in its side-impact crash tests are less likely to die in a c...
More specifically, capital can be the money that companies use to buy resources, as well as the physical assets companies use when producing goods or services, such as factories and machinery.Capital is an important factor of production because it's what allows labor and land to be purchased.
Conductors conduct electrical current very easily because of their free electrons.Insulators oppose electrical current and make poor conductors.Some common conductors are copper, aluminum, gold, and silver.Some common insulators are glass, air, plastic, rubber, and wood.
Either America or Japan. Most Likely Japan.
Spelling the long vowel sound /ē/: ee, ea , e-e, y ee as in greenea as in beachy as in happyUse ee in the middle and sometimes on the end. Some examples:The next most common spelling is ea. Some examples:Use y on the end. Note: this is not a strong /ē/ sound. It can sometimes sound like a sho...
Considering deaths in the U.S.that year totaled slightly less than 2.6 million, the individual American driver's odds of dying as a result of an injury sustained in an automobile crash (which include pedestrians, bicyclists and motorcyclists involved in car crashes) come out to about 1 in 77 — ma...
Force. The way Newton specified his law originally, force is equal to the derivative of momentum with respect to time (dp/dt) - that is, to its rate of change.
Adults aged 18-34 are less likely to wear seat belts than those 35 or older.Men are 10% less likely to wear seat belts than women.In 2011, 58% of teen drivers killed in crashes were not wearing a seat belt.Teens have the lowest seat belt use of any other age group.
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Are These The Easiest Cars To Flip? 2017 Chevrolet Colorado. Chevy's popular midsized pickup only scored 3 stars out of 5 on NHTSA's rollover test. 2017 Cadillac Escalade. 2016 Chevrolet Tahoe. 2016 GMC Yukon. 2016 Jeep Renegade. 2016 Ford F-250. 2016 RAM 2500 4×4. 2017 Toyota 4Runner.
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Head-on Car Accidents are by far the most dangerous type of accident.Head-on collisions are responsible for causing the most injuries and fatalities compared to the others on this list.The most common frontal crashes involve other cars, trees, or road obstructions.
Alcohol. Intoxication of one of the drivers is involved in many traffic accidents, and is involved in 45% of all traffic fatalities.Added:That is true that alcohol is the most common cause of FATAL collisions.However human error, mainly distractions, are the most common cause of ALL traffic crash...
No.Here are the leading causes of death in the U.S. according to the Center for Disease Control, heart disease #1 (Traffic crashes, probably under accidental deaths) :
Talking on the cellphone and eating/drinking....... Every 32 minutes someone gets killed by a drunk driver
The Chevy Travers,GMC Acadia and the Buick Enclave are exactly the same but with a few cosmetic differences.
The main factors that affect the strength of an electromagnet are: Number of turns on the coil of wire around the core.Strength of the current applied.The material of the coil.
Seat belts & air bags.
Vehicles without an integral braking system
Speed. It is harder to get yourself killed if your doing the speed limit.
Advantages of chain drive They can be operated under adverse thermal and atmospheric conditions.It can use in both short and long distance power transmission.It transmit more power than belt and rope drive.The chain drive permits high velocity ratio in single step.
Driving without insurance is a serious crime: The first time you are convicted of driving without insurance, you will be fined between $175 and $350.If you are convicted of driving without insurance more than once, your license and registration will be suspended and your vehicle may be impounded.
Paul McCartney was involved in a minor traffic accident late in 1966, when the motor scooter he was riding struck a light pole. He suffered a cut on his upper lip, which left a scar; he grew a mustache while the scar healed. The other Beatles also grew mustaches, to cover up the coverup.Later a r...
Force of impact is the force generated when objects meet.The faster you drive, the greater the impact or striking power of your vehicle.The laws of physics determine that the force of impact increases with the square of the increase in speed.
Which of the following components is an external passageway that connects an engine's fuel sytem to a cylinder head port?
The fuel lines connect to a fuel rail that is bolted onto engine. The fuel rail holds the fuel injectors that enter into the intake manifold. The fuel injectors then spray the fuel into the intake manifold by where it meets the cylinder head. On the intake stoke of the cylinder the fuel injector ...
Price, quality, availability, are three important factors for consumers. Price: mainly if money is tight, and careful control is needed to get the best out the family budget. Quality: it is often better to pay a little bit more, rather than accept poor quality. Availability: Most consumers want t...
Rocker arms, in conjunction with the camshafts, do so. The camshaft has an egg pattern on it, and this pushes the rocker arms up and down. The rocker arms are connected to the valves, and this puts the fuel/air mixture into the engine, then takes it out again
The odds of dying in air and space transport incidents, which include private flights and air taxis, are 1 in 9,821.That's almost three times better chances than you meeting your fate by choking on food.In pure statistical terms, it's more dangerous to drive a car than to fly on a plane.
Henry's ideas revolutionized production, wages, working conditions, and daily life
1.Large or heavy and therefore difficult to carry or use; unwieldy: 2.Slow or complicated.
usually when you first begin driving around 16-18 years of age. another high risk of of an accident would be on a wet, rainy, dark night.
Being drunk might make you more accident prone, but it also increases your chance of survival.Research published in the journal American Surgeon reveals that trauma patients are more likely to survive if they were intoxicated at the time of their injury.
1.Off-The-Road Crash.By far the most deadly type of car accident is when a vehicle veers off the roadway and crashes into another object, such as a telephone pole or a concrete pylon.These accidents are easily the most deadly, making up a tragic 32% of all fatal car accidents.
All grades of Steel Wool will damage the finish of a car.So any answer to "Least Likely" would be untrue
The likelihood of dying in a plane crash (or even being in one) is so slim it's almost pointless to quantify.According to The Economist, the probability of your plane going down is around one in 5.4 million.Other reports place the odds closer to one in 11 million.
It?s Close To Midnight And Something Evil?s Lurking In The Dark Under The Moonlight You See A Sight That Almost Stops Your Heart You Try To Scream But Terror Takes The Sound Before You Make It You Start To Freeze As Horror Looks You Right Between The Eyes, You?re Paralyzed?Cause This Is Thriller,...
Some examples of fixed costs include rent, insurance premiums, or loan payments.
Tests at the University of California concluded that either blue or yellow is the best color for car safety. Blue shows up best during daylight and fog; yellow is best at night. The worst color from the visibility standpoint is gray. In another study by Mercedes-Benz in Germany, white ranked the ...
The ignition coils and spark plugs are what actually cause the ignition in your engine.Fuel and air is injected into the ignition chamber and your spark plugs cause the spark that makes them ignite, starting your car.If your spark plugs are degraded or malfunction completely, your car can fail to...
Lean Fuel Mixture - Any condition which will cause unmetered air to enter the intake manifold, and ultimately the combustion chambers, will cause high hydrocarbons (HC).This condition is called a lean miss-fire.Such faults as vacuum leaks and gasket leaks will cause lean fuel/air mixtures.
1.Buying a Used Car Saves You Money.On average, used cars prices are almost 50% lower than new cars! You will be able to pay off a used car much faster, saving you financing fees.
In most cases, a safe following distance is much longer than a car length.You should drive at least 2 seconds behind the vehicle in front during ideal conditions.
On a road. They say most vehicle accidents happen within a few miles of where you live. If that is true I think I'll move. ;-)
You may have blown a front or rear seal. If the fluid is coming from the bottom of the bell housing, then it's the front seal. You'll have to pull the engine or the transmission to get to the seal. Some cars require that you pull both (Mercedes). Jack up the car and crawl under it to determine wh...
An internal combustion engine is an engine in which the burning of some fuel, such as gasoline, oil, coal or wood, produces hot gas which drives a piston as the gas expands.
A weekly paycheck is a good example of a fixed-interval schedule.The employee receives reinforcement every seven days, which may result in a higher response rate as payday approaches.Dental exams also take place on a fixed-interval schedule.
The charging of the hair and attraction of paper bits towards it.Two magnets are placed close to each other is also a non contact force example.Free fall of a ball towards earth is by the virtue of gravity.Leaves falling from a tree is an example of non-contact force.
NO, IT DEPENDS ON THE SPEED AND TYPE OF VEHICLES INVOLVED IN THE ACCIDENT, AND WEATHER OR NOT PEOPLE ARE WEARING SEAT BELTS
Here is a list of the top 5 most common types of auto accidents. Vehicle Rollover: These particular types of crashes are complex and violent in nature. Single Car Accident: This is a type of road traffic accident in which only one vehicle is involved. Rear-end Collision: Side-impact Collis...
Rising costs in factors of production, advances in technology, and government influences (subsidies, excise taxes, and regulations) can all affect the supply curve.Why do firms increase production when the price of a good goes up?
A vehicle pulls to one side during straight-ahead driving Which of the following conditions COULD cause this?
a tire low on aira different size tirea brake draggingloose/worn steering and suspension components such as tie rod ends or ball jointsalignment
Braking Distance Your tyres are also important – grip, tread level, and tyre pressure.The weight of your car can also impact braking distance.One of the most significant factors that determines braking distance, however, is the surface of the road.
Yes. It is called rubber-necking.
That depends on the year and model of car. I know of one manufacturer that had multiple rack replacements on the same model over several years because of failure of the material that the rack itself was made of...the full name of the part is a rack & pinion. The rack portion of these vehicles...
If your accelerator gets stuck down, do the following: Shift to neutral.Apply the brakes.Keep your eyes on the road and look for a way out.Warn other drivers by blinking and flashing your hazard lights.Try to drive the car safely off the road.Turn off the ignition when you no longer need to c...
Crash Avoidance Safety Features.ESC helps drivers to avoid crashes by reducing the danger of skidding, or losing control as a result of over-steering.
The spleen and liver are the two most commonly injured organs.Hollow organs are less likely to be injured.Penetrating injuries occur when an object breaks the skin (for example, as a result of a gunshot or a stabbing).
Solar, electrical, or hydrogen powered cars are most likely to be cars of the future.
If you had a compressor grenade you will probably never get all the trash out of the system.
The most damaged is the body work and usually the bumper. In a slow speed crash only the outer body panels are normally damaged. These are easily replaced or repaired. In a high speed crash severe structural damage will be done requiring major repairs.
Conduction. The heat from the engine block transfers to the coolant inside the galleries by means of conduction.The coolant then has to be moved, to stop it boiling.In early simple engines, this movement was by Convection. In modern engines it is pumped.
What sources is most likely to give you objective information about the expected performance of a new car model?
Some one that has driven the car but has nothing to gain or loose if you purchase the car.One source for this information is Consumer Reports magazine because they accept no advertising and do not allow their opinions to be used in advertising.This also keeps you from buying a car model before it...
Cutting across empty parking rows or diagonally through lots
The worst one I have ever heard of was 1955 Le Mans crash where the driver and 84 spectators were killed
Benjamin Orr, singer and bassist with new wave hitmakers the Cars, succumbed to cancer at his home in Atlanta on Tuesday night.He was 53.Orr co-founded the Cars with Ric Ocasek in Boston in 1976 and sang lead on many of the band's most recognizable songs, including "Drive" and "Just What I Needed."
When you see white and yellow lines separate travel lanes or mark the center of the road, they tell you if traffic is traveling in one or two directions.Yellow lines separate traffic in opposite directions and white lines separate traffic lanes moving in the same direction.
The most energy-saving form of public transport is the tram or underground train, at just 0.05 and 0.08 kWh per kilometre travelled.
Here's the verdict.Hyundai Motor Group took the top three spots with its Genesis, Kia, and Hyundai brands for the second year in a row.Ford and Toyota each had two brands make the top-10.These are the 10 most-reliable automotive brands, based on their number of reported problems per 100 vehicles.
Which of the following would be best to do of you were inside a car and a power line fell on the car?
wait for someone from the power company to come ant help - APEX;0
"Useless", unless driving into the house was what you really wanted to do.
Luxury German automakers dominated the top five, with Audi coming in at fifth place on the most expensive cars to maintain list at $12,400/10 years.