A Speed Limit Myth   

Adapted from “A Speed-Limit Myth Bites the Dust” Trooper Tim Rust, MN State Patrol

West Central Tribune – Willmar, MN; April 8, 2004  

 

Pre-reading 

     

Questions:

·        Have you ever been stopped for speeding? 

·        If yes, did you get a warning or a ticket?

·        Is to O.K. to drive over the speed limit?

 

Definitions:

·        Myth – a story or idea that has been made up, not real

·        Post – to announce with a sign  

·        Trooper – a state police officer

·        Option – the right to make a choice, or the thing that is chosen   

·        Squad – a police car