answersLogoWhite

Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered 2010-08-17 04:09:38

You didn't say WHERE you were waiting, so I have to provide you with TWO answers:

1) If you were waiting behind the limit line, the light turned red, and 7 seconds later you made a left turn, you've made an illegal turn.

2) If you were waiting beyond the limit line, with so much as your bumper hanging over the limit line, but ideally, with your vehicle at least 1/4 of the way into the intersection or more, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT OF WAY against traffic that is running perpendicular to you no matter how long it takes the oncoming traffic to clear the intersection so that you can complete your left turn and clear the intersection. It doesn't matter how long your light has been red, you OWN that space until you can complete the turn. That is the law in most states, to the best of my knowledge.

--

Do not confuse this "LEFT TURN YIELD ON GREEN" situation with blocking the intersection when your intent is to go straight ahead. If the traffic in front of you is so congested that you can not clear the intersection quickly, then you should never have entered the intersection in the first place.

--

Do not confuse this "LEFT TURN YIELD ON GREEN" situation with a sign that reads "LEFT TURN ON GREEN ARROW ONLY". The majority of drivers in my state do not understand the difference between these two signs.

001
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0
User Avatar

Your Answer

Loading...

Still Have Questions?

Related Questions

Why do you feel warm inside when you are in love?

the reason is because you have that special someone you always wanted in your entire life you waited and waited until he or she or both came along.


A man wanted to enter an exclusive club but did not know the password that was re quired He waited by the door and listened?

fdsg


Why did Katniss take so long to kill Cato?

She waited because he was the most powerful and just wanted to get back to Peeta.


How did the town of Why Arizona get its name?

Why was located at a "Y" highway intersection and the people wanted to name their town "Y" but Arizona law required three letters in the name of any town or city. They chose to name their town Why instead. Shortly after that the "Y" intersection was changed to a "T" intersection, but they kept the name of Why.


Why do you think Angela waited more than five years to marry Denton Deere?

because she wanted to go to medical school and become somebody.


What kind of verbs end in ed?

Like: played, sawed, sewed, danced, tried, wanted, chased, challenged, watched, waited, showed, classed... etc.


What is a sentence using to too and two?

Jack and his two friends waited to catch a bus into town, when Harry came rushing up as he wanted to go with them too.


Why have they waited so long to make the second movie to Eragon?

there werent sure if they wanted to make the second one because the box office earnings werent very good


Did Columbus establish a colony?

Of course! He discovered the American continent, and then he cleared all the Native Americans to one spot, and established a colony in any piece of land he wanted.


A man wanted to enter an exclusive club but did not know the password that was required he waited by the door and listened a club member knocked on the door and the doorman said twelve the member?

3


Can you write a many sentence using the word avoid?

He wanted to avoid meeting her face to face. They tried to avoid the intersection. The runner swerved to avoid the pileup of people at the corner.


What is the name of two points of intersection?

You can give them any name that you like. Conventionally, points are named by capital Roman letters but you do not have to stick by that. You could, if you wanted to, name them after your best friends!


Why did they go to Valley Forge?

they went to valley forge because pennslyvania was capture and washington wanted to recapture it by staying there. the british didn't want to attack in winter because it was hard so they waited for the warmer seasons to attack.


Why do you think America waited so long to enter World War 2?

The U.S. wanted to remain neutral before World War 2. But after the attack by the Japanese on Pearl Harbor, America was not hesitant when entering the war.


What did Clemenceau want to achieve from the peace settlement in 1919-1920?

he wanted Germany to pay for the great damage of France, Germany destroyed over half of Frances population. Clemenseau wanted to warm & scare Germany into not invading France again. He wanted the Rhineland cleared of German soldiers so that the remaining people of France can be safer & have more freedom than before the war.


Characteristics of the santiago in the book the alchemist?

•Intelligent - knew how to observe his surroundings but did not know about them •Faithful- He knew that God wanted him for something, and he had waited to see what that was •Enthusiastic - for selling crystal in the shop in Africa. Because of this, the shop becomes wildly successful. •


How did Napoleon gain power in 1799?

Napoleon was invited to participate in a coup to remove the legitimate government and when it worked he outmaneuvered his co conspirators and when the smoke cleared he was the First Consul of France with a free hand to govern France as he wanted.


Did Harold rush into Battle of Hastings?

Yes, He wanted to rush into battle with William Duke of Normandy because he didnt want to battle with HARALD! if they both waited HARALD would of got more troops than both WILLIAM and HAROLD!


What happened when the US wanted to help Europe recover from World War 2?

They made an awful lot of money and gained a frightening amount of power. that is why they waited as long as possible to come to the aid of Europe. A smatter of fact they had to be attacked by Japan first.


Importance of income elasticity of demand?

income elasticity can be applied in the intersection of market demand and supply. when there is income inequality people with less income get to buy less goods than they would have wanted this affects the suppliers who will have to reduce their goods to be supplied.


If you buy a car as is and the check engine light comes on after you buy the car but you take it to get it checked out and they said it has been cleared before is the dealership responsible?

It was sold "AS IS" for a reason... The problem becomes yours when you purchase "AS IS". Sure this is not what you wanted to hear... However, I am not a lawyer.


Does jack sparrow love elizabeth swan?

He doesnt actually , he just saw her as a hott girl. And decided to go for her. Then Will came and kinda ruined it. So you would think he kinda stepped down , and waited for her to actually tell him that she wanted him...I thinkHoped that helped!!.


Why did William Penn commit suicide?

He didn't! Don't think he did because that is a false accusation. He merely had a stroke and died... Wow, that sounds bad. He may have tried to commit suicide, but if he wanted to do that then he wouldn't have waited till he was 74 years old to do it. HE DIED FROM A STROKE!


What happened to the Nazis after World War 2 ended?

A few were put on trial; some of the wanted men managed to get to South America (especially Argentina and Paraguay). Most, however, went back to Germany and in most cases were 'denazified' by special tribunals, that is, 'cleared'.


How did the Stone Age cleared land for farming by using?

The stone age did by using the many available to them. They frequently and then enjoyed free usage of their land, but often had to in order to keep it vermin free. It was a hard, complicated way to but really, what else were they going to do if they wanted to eat?