37 Matching questions
- Phase One: Vehicle in motion
- Psychophysical tests
- Phase Three: Pre-arrest screening
- Resting nystagmus
- Divided attention
- DUI detection process generally means
- implied consent
- Standardized Field Sobriety Tests (SFSTs)
- A cue is
- Polydrug use
- Florida law establishes the blood alcohol concentration (BAC) or breath alcohol
concentration (BrAC) limit at which
- Maximum deviation
- improper turn
- Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus
- Vertical gaze nystagmus (VGN)
- A person may be in actual physical control of a vehicle even though
- drug recognition expert (DRE)
- Within the state
- Driving under the influence (DUI)
- Normal faculties
- Phase Two: Personal contact
- Vestibular nystagmus
- Neurological nystagmus
- Pathological nystagmus
- Horizontal gaze nystagmus (HGN)
- a every device, in, upon, or by which any
person or property is or may be transported or drawn upon a highway, excepting devices
used exclusively upon stationary rails or track
- b using drugs from two or more drug
categories simultaneously. Examples include drinking alcohol while smoking marijuana, sprinkling PCP on marijuana joints, or injecting heroin laced with cocaine ("speedball"). Such combinations often increase impairment. Impairment could also occur
unintentionally through the use of alcohol and prescription medication.
- c describe field sobriety tests that measure a person's ability to perform both mental and physical
- d Observation of the driver operating the vehicle.
- e is an involuntary jerking of the eyes which can occur as a result of brain tumors, other brain damage, or some diseases of the inner ear. occurs fewer in people.
- f is something that leads to the solution of a problem, such as a fingerprint or DNA evidence.
- g includes
anywhere in Florida, whether on roadways or public or private property.
A person may be arrested for DUI even though he or she never drove
onto a road or highway.
- h refers to a person who is driving, who has
driven, or who is in actual physical control of a vehicle while impaired by alcohol or
certain substances that adversely affect the auditory, visual, or mental processes.
- i is the biological process by which the body breaks alcohol down into compounds that are more
- j is specially trained and certified in investigations
involving drug-impaired drivers. He or she will be able to testify in court in great detail and provide expert opinions regarding drug impairment.
- k HGN
- l the entire process of identifying and gathering
evidence accumulated to determine whether or not a subject should be arrested for a
- m is defined as an involuntary jerking of the eyes, , which can be caused by the use of alcohol and
certain other drugs.
- n One
drug affects some indicator of impairment, and the other drug has no
effect whatsoever on that indicator. For example, alcohol will cause
HGN, but marijuana will not cause HGN. Therefore, HGN will be present.
- o is the process by which alcohol enters the bloodstream. The absorption rate of alcohol varies
based on many factors, including the person's weight and gender, whether and how much food he or she has
eaten, and the alcohol concentration of the substances consumed.
- p After the vehicle stops, there usually is an
opportunity to observe and speak with the driver face-to-face
- q simply means the ability to concentrate on two or more tasks at the same time.
- r Neither drug has an effect on the indicator.
- s are a series of standardized validated psychophysical tests given by law enforcement to determine chemical impairment
- t Any person who accepts the privilege of driving in Florida has consented to submit to
any approved chemical or physical test to determine the alcohol content or the presence
of a chemical and/or controlled substance in their breath, blood, or urine once they are
lawfully arrested for committing an offense while driving or in actual physical control
of a vehicle and under the influence.
- u include the ability to see, hear, walk, talk, judge distances, drive an
automobile, make judgments, act in emergencies, and normally perform the mental
and physical acts of daily life.
- v is
an involuntary jerking of the eyes as they look straight ahead. Its
presence usually indicates a pathological condition or high doses of a
dissociative anesthetic drug, such as
- w he or she is not actually driving. A person who is physically in, on, or around the vehicle and has the
capability to operate the vehicle is legally in actual physical control of the vehicle and
can be arrested and prosecuted for DUI.
- x a reminder, prompt or a signal to do something, e.g., take enforcement action or observe
the vehicle more closely
- y occurs when the gaze of the eye has moved as far as it can go toward the shoulder, and no white is visible at the outside of the eye
- z n is when the body expels alcohol through exhaled breath, sweat, tears,
saliva, urine, etc. The average alcohol elimination rate of humans is .015 percent
- aa is any substance that, when taken into the human body, can impair the ability of the person to operate a vehicle safely
- ab is the process by which alcohol is carried via the bloodstream to the body's tissues and organs.
- ac Drugs
from two categories BOTH affect some indicator in the same way, and
these effects reinforce each other when combined. For example, CNS
Stimulants and Hallucinogens both cause pupil dilation; therefore, pupils will be dilated
- ad Administration of some structured
standardized field sobriety tests (SFSTs) to the driver to determine impairment.
- ae If a subject removes the front foot from the line while turning, loses balance while turning, or otherwise
turns other than directed, record as an
- af an individual is presumed impaired and cannot
legally operate a vehicle.
- ag Drugs from two categories may produce SOME effects that are exactly the opposite, but, in combination, the effects are difficult to predict. For example, cocaine dilates the pupils, and heroin constricts the pupils. The eyes may be dilated, constricted, or normal.
- ah is an involuntary jerking of the eyes caused by movement or action to the vestibular
(inner ear) system.
- ai is an involuntary jerking of the eyes caused by a disruption of the central nervous
- aj refers to an involuntary jerking occurring as the eyes
move toward the side
- ak is an involuntary jerking of the eyes (up and down) which occurs when the eyes gaze upward at maximum elevation