Extreme Weather Driving Challenge
Extreme Weather Driving Challenge

Quiz: Freezing Rain
Question: As you are driving through the mountains on curvy narrow roads the pummeling rain begins to peck at your windshield in the form of small droplets of wet ice. The roads are wet, and you think there might be icy patches ahead. There is nowhere to pull over.

WHAT DO YOU DO?
A. WRONG Take your foot off the gas and apply frequent pumping to the brakes.

B. WRONG Keep your foot on the gas pedal and also continue pumping the breaks.

C. CORRECT Keep the car going as slow as possible, only push the gas on the way up the mountain, not down.

The Weather Channel© 2010, The Weather Channel Interactive, Inc