What do the shapes of signs mean?
Octagon – exclusively used for stop signs.
Upside Down Triangle – always means yield.
Circle – an advanced warning that there’s a railroad nearby.
Pennant Shape – warn drivers that this is a no passing zone.
Pentagon (pointed up) – school zone ahead, school crossing zone, or country route sign..
What shape does a warning sign have?
diamondWarning signs are diamond shaped and are yellow or orange with black letters or symbols. They warn of dangerous or unusual conditions ahead, such as a curve, turn, dip or side road.
What is the most common shape of a warning sign?
Many road signs warn you to slow down or watch for hazards or special conditions ahead. Most warning signs are yellow and diamond-shaped with black letters or symbols. Some common warning signs are shown on the next slides.
Does the shape of a sign indicate what type of sign it is?
The shape of a sign indicates what type if sign it is. The shape of a sign indicates what type of sign it is. TRUE.