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Vehicle Safety - This video summarizes the most important things you can do to make sure your car is safe and reliable. The video also reviews what emergency items to keep in your trunk to help in case of a roadside emergency. 17 minutes 6928-MG1

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Driving Safely: Reason on the Road - We'll see common driving behaviors like tailgating, not using turn signals, cutting cars off and other inconsiderate behavior, from the driver's perspective inside as well as outside the car. Finally, the SAFE process will be explained and demonstrated -Scan. Anticipate. Figure.. Execute. This is an excellent perspective for all new drivers and a good refresher for experienced ones. 15 minutes  6269-MG1

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Driving in Bad Weather - You're driving along and suddenly hit a patch of glare ice and start to skid. What do you do? You drive into a severe thunderstorm and water is left standing on the road. Do you adjust your driving in any way? You suddenly encounter thick fog on the highway and can't see beyond your headlights. Should you switch on your high beams? These and many other situations are discussed and demonstrated as we watch a new driver experience Some unpleasant surprises. An excellent way of experiencing common weather-related driving problems from the point of view of the driver! 15 minutes  6927-MG1

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How Your Car Works - This video will help you become a "resident expert" on how your car operates. You will have enough technical vocabulary to communicate with your mechanic and more. 17 minutes 6930-MG1

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Smart Driver Poster Pack Set of 6 - 17"x22" Topics include Passing Lane, Turn Signals, Vehical Distance, Emergency Equipment, Bad Weather Driving, Road Safety 6940-MG1 39.00  
Dollars and Sense: An interactive Guide to Money Management - What is the purpose of a budget? How do I choose a checking account? What is positive credit and how do I create it? These questions and more are answered in this video-filled, multimedia CD-ROM. Videos and interactions teach users how to get control of their finances by creating a budget or spending plan and setting realistic financial goals. Gain a better understanding of the deductions on the first paycheck through an interactive paystub exploration exercise and learn how gross income turns into net income. Learn about banking services such as checking accounts, savings accounts, and credit services and how to choose the right services for you. Learn how to access and read a credit report, what happens when you can't pay your creditors, and bow to use credit wisely. This attractive and informative multimedia program is a valuable addition to any money management collection CCP0410W-MG1

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It Ain't Free Money - Sign your name and mail the application. That's how easy it is to get instant credit and instant credit headaches. This 30-minute video shares the stories of students who fell victim to the offer of a "no worry, low interest" MasterCard of Visa. Kids saw the credit line as free money and didn't give any real thought to paying off the debt. It Ain't Free Money is a peer-to-peer discussion. Credit card holders tell how they received credit cards without even licking a stamp, how they maxed the cards out and how they ultimately paid them off - or are still paying. They discuss how they handled class work while dealing with collection agencies. A highly respected senior hank officer tells his unique credit card story and why he thinks he's fortunate to have ii job. Every high school student should see this video - before the credit card offers arrive. If students choose to accept credit, they should know the full story -money is never free. 30 minutes CSC100-MG1

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Get What You Pay For - This entertaining program dramatizes, with comic effects, what happens to those of us who don't practice good consumerism. Many times, people can he taken in by shady service and sales persons, as well as products and services that promise results that are just too good to be true. Featuring professional actors, this program gives viewers some basic information to avoid being taken advantage of. Watch as a married couple make some basic consumer mistakes. and how they are able to recognize and learn from them, with a little help from a representative of the Better Business Bureau. The comic approach holds the viewer's attention and ensures that the important messages about good consumerism hit home. 20 minutes  2726-MG1 89.00  
Road Rage:Havoc on the Highway - Tailgating, weaving in and out of traffic, making improper lane changes, hostile stares...even spitting at drivers.. .are all examples of someone driving aggressively -behavior which can lead to "road rage." These heated responses may lead to violence. .. injury.. .and sometimes even death. This video identifies these situations and many others to help students spot the behavior in themselves and others. Experts offer possible reasons why otherwise capable people suddenly drive as if the freeway has turned into "bumper cars" with a deadly twist. Police officers discuss the aftermath of "road rage" and how drivers can avoid get-ring involved. This timely, new video is a must for all current student drivers and soon-to-be drivers. 18 minutes  2652-MG1

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Kick the Tires: Finidng & Financing a Used Car -  Too many miles.. .too much money..too many rust spots. ..and.. .can I really live with neon orange?" Finding, much less affording a reliable used car, can be a giant exercise in frustration. There's so much to think about! Breathe a sigh of relief. This video will provide clear cut, specific information for the experienced as well as inexperienced car shopper. Don't know where to look? This new video offers a number of options - some you may not have thought of - giving the pros and cons of each. It covers what to check when you find that special pre-owned vehicle that has potential - should you really kick the tires? And finally, this video discusses the financial part of the deal as well as the "legal stuff" to take care of when buying car. A must for drivers of all ages to avoid future headaches. 21 minutes  6924-MG1

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Staying Alive: A Consumer Reports Care Safety Special - Most drivers are likely to be in more than one crash in their lifetime. No one expects to be in a car accident. But every year on our highways, thousands of people are killed and millions more injured. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says the car you're in will have a lot to do with your survival. We'll see crash test footage and witness the results. We'll learn what experts look for in designs to make cars safer. We'll monitor crash dummies to measure severity of head, chest and upper leg injury. The less damage in "the survival zone". ..the less chance of severe injury or death. Experts will talk about airbags, antilock brakes, seatbelts, children's car seats and safer tires. Throughout the video, experts will discuss government guidelines and manufacturer standards for building safer cars. But they also clearly indicate that consumers must make good choices by finding and using current safety information. STAYING ALIVE provides a critical look at a very timely subject.. .give your students the safety edge. 28 minutes  6925-MG1

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Basic Car Care (Revised 1999) - This extensive revision adds up-to-date tips for keeping late model vehicles running safely and dependably. It is an excellent program for anyone owning and operating a motor vehicle, in particular beginning auto mechanics courses and driver's education classes. It brings a basic owner's manual "to Life" and summarizes the tasks that can and should he done without the use of specialized tools. The program covers checking and adding fluids, inspecting for obvious problems with belts, hoses and leaks, changing a flat tire, using jumper cables on a dead battery, paint touch-up and care, body lubrication, light bulb replacement and much more. 35 minutes  5128-MG1

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Dollars & Sense: Cars CD-ROM - A complete unit of study on buying, leasing, financing, insuring and maintaining a car or truck - all on ONE CD! In this simulation, your students will shop, compare costs, compare financing and then look at insurance rates. Games, math questions, trivia and video clips will keep students interested while teachers will love the lesson plans and tests!  CWPN2520-MG1

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