■Class discussion: If passengers are the biggest distraction for teen drivers, should new drivers be prohibited from driving with passengers until they gain more experience? Should texting or talking on a cellphone be a more serious traffic offense – one that could lead to a suspended license? How do accident rates of teen drivers compare with other age groups? Drivers are often called the biggest traffic safety problem. Do you think computer-driven vehicles could be safer?
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