Map: Where the dumbest drivers are

By Chavon Sutton, staff reporter


(CNNMoney.com) -- One in five licensed drivers -- some 38 million Americans -- lack the knowledge necessary to pass a written driving test, and even more are distracted while driving, according to a survey released Thursday. The annual GMAC Insurance National Drivers test polled 5,202 licensed drivers from 50 states and the District of Columbia with a 20-question test derived from state department of motor vehicles exams. A passing grade was 70% or better. The survey also asked about distracting habits such as texting while driving. To top of page

Powered by Tableau
Frontline troops push for solar energy
The U.S. Marines are testing renewable energy technologies like solar to reduce costs and casualties associated with fossil fuels. Play
25 Best Places to find rich singles
Looking for Mr. or Ms. Moneybags? Hunt down the perfect mate in these wealthy cities, which are brimming with unattached professionals. More
Fun festivals: Twins to mustard to pirates!
You'll see double in Twinsburg, Ohio, and Ketchup lovers should beware in Middleton, WI. Here's some of the best and strangest town festivals. Play
Find Your Next Car
Index Last Change % Change
Dow 16,485.21 -16.44 -0.10%
Nasdaq 4,142.25 15.28 0.37%
S&P 500 1,876.98 1.59 0.08%
Treasuries 2.69 0.01 0.19%
Data as of 2:31pm ET
Company Price Change % Change
Facebook Inc 61.22 -0.14 -0.23%
Bank of America Corp... 16.38 0.02 0.09%
Micron Technology In... 26.16 -0.09 -0.34%
Verizon Communicatio... 46.12 -1.31 -2.76%
General Motors Co 33.99 -0.40 -1.16%
Data as of 2:17pm ET
Sponsors

Sections

Barclays executives were blasted by shareholders for paying bigger bonuses despite the bank's weak earnings. More

Billionaire advocates for increasing a tax credit on wages as a way to attack the growing inequality in the U.S., but he's unsure of the benefits of raising the federal minimum wage. More

Apple increased its buyback and posted a strong second quarter, sending shares soaring. More

Schwinn, Trek and Cannondale are all iconic American bicycle brands. But none of them are made in the United States. More

When you are just starting out or finally starting to get serious about saving, the basics will get you far. Here are more than a dozen tips that will help you lay the base for building your net worth. More

Market indexes are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. All times are ET. Disclaimer LIBOR Warning: Neither BBA Enterprises Limited, nor the BBA LIBOR Contributor Banks, nor Reuters, can be held liable for any irregularity or inaccuracy of BBA LIBOR. Disclaimer. Morningstar: © 2014 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Disclaimer The Dow Jones IndexesSM are proprietary to and distributed by Dow Jones & Company, Inc. and have been licensed for use. All content of the Dow Jones IndexesSM © 2014 is proprietary to Dow Jones & Company, Inc. Chicago Mercantile Association. The market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved. FactSet Research Systems Inc. 2014. All rights reserved. Most stock quote data provided by BATS.