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When you must travel down a hill, when should you switch into a lower gear?

A Before you start going downhill
Explaination
You should always slow down and shift into a lower gear before starting down a hill. If you do not begin to drive down a hill at a low enough speed, you risk overusing your brakes, causing them to overheat and fade.
B As you begin to move downward
C As you go downhill and pick up speed