Usually, differentials are where a car's power makes its last stop before spinning the wheels. They also enable those wheels to rotate at different speeds, making it much easier for you to round corners with ease. Find out how well your wheels are spinning with the differential quiz.
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What does the differential split?
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How many differentials do all-wheel-drive vehicles need?
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What type of differential always applies the same amount of torque to each wheel?
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When might an open differential be a problem?
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When a wheel slips, what type of differential allows more torque to be transferred to the non-slipping wheel?
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A locking differential is useful for what type of vehicle?
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What does viscous coupling usually link in a vehicle?
Question 8 of 10
Distance traveled divided by the time it takes to travel that distance equals:
Question 9 of 10
Which of the following is one of the jobs of the differential?
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