Why do you have to be 18 to drive?

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Um, you don't everywhere. In KY and IN, you only have to be 16, and I think somewhere in New England, it's only 15.
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Should the driving age be 18?

No. People might argue that there are less accidents the older you are. But this is because the older you are, the longer you've been driving. If the driving age is changed to 18, then it is most likely that 18 year olds will drive like 16 year olds, and 19 year olds like 17 year olds and so on. You (MORE)

Should the legal driving age be 18?

i don't think it should be lowered because driving isn't like drinking or drugs . its a daily need in life. why would someone want to increase the drivingg age? that's just really stupid! =0 i would really love for it to be lowered to about 14/15!

Why wouldn't the driving age be changed to 18?

PROS- . As teenagers get older, they mature, and the hormones in their bodies settle, which truly allows them to think better.. The number of teenagers killed from driving under 18 was more than the number of soldiers killed in Iraq in the war!!. Research in several countries has shown not only (MORE)

What are the benefits of changing the driving age to 18?

Human life is precious and we must do everything reasonable to prevent deaths. Raising the driving age will cut the number of accidents on the roads. Teenage drivers are much more likely to have accidents than older drivers. In the USA there were over 30 000 deaths in crashes involving 15-17 year o (MORE)

When can an 18 year old drive minors?

By the way this is California state law. It states,"Once youreceive your license you have to wait a year(or until you turn 18)to drive 11PM-5AM/drive minors with out a 25 aged licensed driver."The "or until you turn 18" is the same as waiting a year. So if youhave your license, and you're 18, you ca (MORE)

How do you drive an 18 wheeler?

1) Crank the engine.. 2) Release the brakes.. 3) Put in gear, and take off.. 4) Stop.. 5) Set brakes.. 6) Kill the engine.

Againt raising the age to 18 for driving?

I am so against raising the driving age. That's not fair to others who have to wait and others got there when they were 16. Raising the driving age will not really prevent accidents , you can be any age and still be in an accident. Elders that are and certain age should not be able to drive because (MORE)

Can you drive to Amsterdam if your 18?

Yes, you can, but it will use a lot of gas and money.. Yes, you can, but it will use a lot of gas and money.. Yes, you can, but it will use a lot of gas and money.

Why driving age should not be 18?

People might argue that there are less accidents the older you are. But this is because the older you are, the longer you've been driving. If the driving age is changed to 18, then 18 year olds will drive like 16 year olds, and 19 year olds like 17 year olds and so on. Your quality of driving has no (MORE)

How do you drive a 18 wheeler?

This is something you need proper training to learn. If you really want to learn how, go to a driving school - it's not something which you can be feasibly taught by reading about it.

Do you have to be 18 to qualify for a driving license?

you can get one for like 30-60 dollars depending where you live. i live in New Hampshire and you have to get drivers ed if you between 16-17 years of age. if you are 18, no drivers ed is required to get it. the only thing if you are 18+ is money

Can a 18 year old with a learners permit drive with a 18 year old?

I'm unsure of which state you are referring, but in PA a learners permit driver can only drive with individuals 21 years of age or older. The following link explains PA's permit restrictions in detail. http://www.dmv.state.pa.us/pdotforms/fact_sheets/pub195us.pdf

The driving age should not be changed to 18?

You're asking for an opinion, so here's mine. Personally, I don't think it makes much difference. In my experience, the average 18 year-old is every bit as reckless and irresponsible as the average 16 year-old. At least, as it is now, an 18 year-old - who would be faced with long periods of driving, (MORE)

Should the driving age be raised to 18?

no! teens are too busy these days for there parents to have to be driving them around anywhere!if they raised the age,the new age would be just as unexperienced as the others! yes! a lot of teenagers are hurt in car accidents so why should there be more! i say no more 16 year old drivers and lets ra (MORE)

What is 18 miles in driving time?

It depends on how fast you are moving. If you are going 65 mph, the actual driving time at that speed (not including speed changes, stops or delays) would be: 16 minutes 36 seconds.

Cons for the driving age to 18?

There are many things you could say but I'll start off as it's a big part to teenagers to get their license. Many teenagers look forward to getting their license and it makes them feel closer to adulthood. Along with that, it's a part of growing up and getting more responsible. Taking driving away m (MORE)

What type of license do you need to drive a 18 passenger vehicle?

At a minimum, a Class C Commercial Drivers Licence with Passenger endorsement and no air brake restriction (if the vehicle is equipped with air brakes). If the vehicle has a GVWR of over 26,000 lbs (which is a bit unlikely with an 18 passenger vehicle), then a Class B CDL would be required, again wi (MORE)

Can you drive a 18 wheeler at the age 16?

No, you cannot. You cannot obtain a CDL (or state equivalent for vehicles of that class which are exempt from CDL requirements, such as registered farm vehicles) until you turn 18. Even then, it's very restrictive - you'd only be permitted to operate a commercial vehicle within the boundaries of you (MORE)

What age do you have to be to drive a 18 wheeler?

You can obtain a CDL at 18. However, this would only be valid in the state of issue, and you would not be permitted to operate a CMV outside of the state issuing the licence. In order to do interstate transport, you must be at least 21 years of age.

Why shouldn't the driving age raise to 18?

Many believe the driving age shouldn't be raised to 18 because it will restrict younger adults. Many use it as a means to get to work or school when their parents are unavailable.

What is left hand drive on 18 wheelers?

Same as it is with cars.. in countries which drive on the rightside of the road (USA, Canada, Mexico, all of mainland Europe,etc.), the steering wheel is placed on the left side of thevehicle. In countries where they drive on the left side of the road(United Kingdom, Ireland, South Africa, Zimbabwe, (MORE)

What is 18 miles driving 35 mph?

Assuming the question is seeking the time it would take to travel 18 miles at 35mph, then the answer is as follows. distance/speed = time 18 miles/(35 miles/hour) = x hours Solving for x, we get about 0.514 hours, or 30 minutes, and 51 seconds.

How driving under 18 affects us?

It affects Us by being not safe on the streets but not just us evenour kids and the people around us. This will affect our wholecommunity. so on my way of thinking driving under age should stopimmediately .

What is the danger of driving under 18?

The danger of driving under 18 is the one driving is still not anadult yet, so he will not think wisely. If thats happen accidentsand deaths comes to the end. And they can kill their self and otherinnocent people around them.