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  1. Using the shuffle steering technique allows the
  2. When a driver applies a steady __________ pressure to the brake pedal, the computerized ABS automatically slows and stops the vehicle.
  3. With proper braking technique, the driver presses the brake pedal with __________ pressure, to slow or stop as quickly as possible.
  4. __________ is the result of the friction a vehicle's tires create on the road surface.
  5. Loss of traction causes loss of
  6. Proper acceleration is best done in
  7. __________ is when a vehicle's tires constantly rotate on the road surface without losing contact.
  8. A __________ results when the wheels lock and do not turn while the vehicle is moving.
  9. To stop a vehicle equipped with ABS quickly, an officer will apply the brakes __________ to engage the ABS. The officer will feel the brake pedal pulsing, which is a normal condition indicating that the vehicle is in ABS mode.
  10. Some vehicles have enhancement to the conventional braking system called __________ system.
  11. When an emergency (hard or sudden) stop is required,
  12. Weight transfer and centrifugal force __________ influence a skid.
  13. __________ is looking in the desired direction of travel to avoid an obstacle and steering in that direction.
  14. If the tires begin to spin (when accelerating), the officer will immediately __________; this stops the tires from spinning.
  15. A __________ results from loss of both rolling friction and traction.
  16. A(n) __________ occurs just before the drive tires lose traction during acceleration.
  17. Anti-lock braking system (ABS) is now
  18. A(n) __________ skid happens just before the tires lose traction during braking. The tires lock, causing loss of steering control and a skid.
  1. a downward
  2. b vehicle control as the tires skid or slide on the road surface.
  3. c rolling friction
  4. d skid
  5. e standard equipment on late model vehicles.
  6. f a smooth, straight line using steady pressure.
  7. g caster effect to work for officers rather than against them.
  8. h incipient spin.
  9. i traction
  10. j increasing.
  11. k hard
  12. l anti-lock braking.
  13. m incipient.
  14. n release the accelerator
  15. o eye-targeting
  16. p can
  17. q ABS and non-ABS operate differently.
  18. r slide