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Test Type: Mock Large Vehicle Theory Test
Number of Questions: 50
Pass Mark: 43
The practice LGV and PCV tests are shortened versions. The actual tests contain 100 questions, and you'll need 85 correct answers to pass.

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1) The repair of a speed limiter must be carried out at

2) You are driving a vehicle higher than 3.0 metres (10 feet).
Extra care must be taken when driving

3 answers required

3) You notice that two wheel nuts are missing from one of the wheels.
What should you do?

4) A long, heavily laden lorry is taking a long time to overtake you.
What should you do?

5) The vehicle ahead is being driven by a learner. You should

6) Where would you see this sign?


7) As a driver you should use your mirrors
2 answers required

8) When driving a laden vehicle downhill,
the effect of gravity will tend to

3 answers required

9) When planning your route which of the following should be taken into consideration?
3 answers required

10) When are you allowed to stop on a motorway?

11) What does this sign mean?
traffic sign

12) At the end of your working week you have driven a total of 56 hours.
What is the maximum number of hours that you can
drive in the following week under EC rules?

13) When using an independent endurance brake (retarder) on slippery roads,
you should take care to avoid

14) At the scene of an accident you see a plain orange rectangle displayed on one of the vehicles.
This tells you that the vehicle

15) Where should you take particular care to look out for motorcyclists and cyclists?

16) Your mobile phone rings while you're travelling. What should you do?

17) Which TWO should you allow extra room when overtaking?
2 answers required

18) An attendant must accompany you when your load is wider than

19) Why is it important to distribute the weight evenly over the axles when loading a lorry?

20) Your bus breaks down on the motorway.
You have several passengers on board.
You should

2 answers required

21) What does this sign mean?
traffic sign

22) Which of the following would be most affected by a vehicle with faulty suspension?
2 answers required

23) What does this sign mean?

24) You are driving on a motorway.
Your stopping distance can increase by up to ten times if the road surface is

25) A toucan crossing is different from other crossings because

26) Overloading your vehicle can seriously affect the
2 answers required

27) Before you leave your vehicle you must always

28) You're in a one-way street and want to turn right. There are two lanes. Where should you position your vehicle?

29) It is an offence to bring an illegal immigrant into the UK.
The current fine can be up to

30) You are driving in a tunnel and your vehicle catches fire.
What should you try to do FIRST?

31) What does this sign mean?

32) You are stationary. The air brake pressure warning light comes on.
Why should you NOT release the parking brake?

33) At junctions it is difficult to see motorcyclists because they

34) You are lifting a heavy object.
Which THREE things should you do?

3 answers required

35) Your vehicle has broken down on a motorway. You aren't able to stop on the hard shoulder. What should you do?

36) While you're driving in fog, it becomes necessary to use front fog lights. What should you remember?

37) You are on a motorway in a high-sided vehicle.
You should be ESPECIALLY aware of the effects of crosswinds

38) Diamond-shaped signs give instructions to drivers of

39) You are about to overtake a motorcyclist. They look over their right shoulder.
It is most likely that

40) Which of the following would reduce the 'wave effect' when driving tankers?

41) You're driving a slow-moving vehicle on a narrow, winding road. What should you do?

42) Because of its size and design a large vehicle will have

43) You're driving a lorry carrying a load that's 4.5 metres (14 feet 9 inches) wide. What's the maximum speed you're allowed to drive on a motorway?

44) What does this road sign mean?

45) You are securing a very heavy load with a ratchet strap.
What type of anchorage point should NOT be used?

46) The Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) requires you to take training every five years.
What is the MINIMUM number of hours training required?

47) Before leaving your vehicle cab you should make sure that
2 answers required

48) You are returning to the UK and about to board a ferry.
An immigration officer asks to see your documentation.
What must you produce immediately?

49) What should you do when you're approaching a bus that's signalling to move away from a bus stop?

50) You are driving a long vehicle.
Before turning left onto a main road you should be ESPECIALLY careful of

2 answers required

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