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Seat Belt

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The seat belt has been an idea since the 19th century. However, Volvo was the first company to make three-point seatbelts standard on vehicles in 1959. In 1970 the state of Victoria, Australia made seat belts required. Some cars older than 1960 are not required to have seatbelts and cannot be pulled over for seatbelt violations.

  1. 1. When did Australia make seat belts required?
    1. a. 1970
    2. b. 1980
    3. c. 1975
  2. 2. What was the first company to make seat belts?
    1. a. Honda
    2. b. Volvo
    3. c. Volkswagen
  3. 3. What century did people come up with seat belts?
    1. a. 20th
    2. b. 19th
    3. c. 21st