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Test Type: Motorway
Number of Questions: 50
Pass Mark: 43

Research by the IAM suggests that in their first year of driving nearly 20 per cent of men and 40 per cent of women avoid motorways.
By the third year after passing the test, 11 per cent of men and 28 per cent of women did no motorway driving.
Take this simple motorway quiz and get more confident of using the Motorway Network.

1) Travelling on a wet motorway with road spray you should :

2) You are driving on a well-lit motorway at night. You should?

3) On a Motorway in poor daylight what should you use?

4) You have broken down on a motorway. You have stopped on the hard shoulder.
Where is the safest place to wait for help ?

5) What does this motorway sign show?

6) In WET motorway road conditions the minimum distance you should leave between you and the vehicle in front should be?

7) Blue reflective studs on a motorway indicate an area reserved for?

8) You are allowed on a motorway provided:-

9) You are driving on a wet motorway with surface spray. You should:-

10) A two-second gap between you and the car in front is when conditions are?

11) Motorway road surfaces tend to be at their most slippery:-

12) How will a police officer in a patrol car get you to stop on the Motorway?

13) A flashing motorway sign reads 'FOG' on a apparently clear road. What does this tell you?

14) If you break down on the motorway - which way should you walk to use the emergency telephone on the hard shoulder?

15) A motorcycle is not allowed on a motorway if it has an engine size smaller than:-

16) You may only stop on the hard shoulder of a motorway

17) What does tailgating on a motorway mean?

18) Rear fog lights should be used on a motorway when visibility is below:-

19) Setting down or picking up passengers on a motorway is only allowed:-

20) What does this motorway sign mean?

21) What is the maximum speed for cars towing caravans on a Motorway?

22) The left-hand lane of a motorway should be used for

23) You are the only one on a three lane motorway.
Which lane should you drive in if you are travelling at 70 mph in a car?

24) You are driving in very wet weather on the motorway. Your car begins to slide.
This effect is called?

25) You are travelling at 60 m.p.h. on a good, dry motorway What is the overall stopping distance?

26) What colour backgrounds do Motorway signs show?

27) When joining a motorway you must always

28) When driving along the motorway your overall stopping distance will be much longer when:-

29) When joining a motorway you should ?
2 answers required

30) Motorway hard shoulders should ONLY be used for?

31) Which of the following statement is correct?

32) On a motorway what is used to reduce traffic bunching?

33) You are travelling on a motorway. A bag falls off the roof rack. What should you do?

34) If you are driving in the left lane of the motorway and find another vehicle merging from a slip road, what should you do?

35) You are travelling on a motorway. You decide you need a rest.
You should

36) You must not stop on a motorway. What are the 2 exceptions to this rule?
2 answers required

37) You're towing a small trailer on a busy three-lane motorway. All the lanes are open. You must

38) You are driving along the motorway in the inside lane.
You intend to turn left at the next available exit.
When should you signal left?

39) You are on a motorway at night. You MUST have your headlights switched on unless

40) Which of the following are not allowed to use a motorway?
3 answers required

41) When driving on a motorway, when should you indicate to change lanes?

42) You must ensure that any load carried on or in your vehicle while driving along the motorway is: -
2 answers required

43) When may you use the right hand lane of the motorway?

44) In which circumstances may you reverse on the motorway?

45) A crawler lane on a motorway is found

46) A motorcycle is not allowed on a motorway if it has an engine size smaller than

47) You are travelling on the motorway and are feeling tired. What should you do?

48) What is the national speed limit for cars on a motorway?

49) What do GREEN studs on the motorway show?

50) If there is ice or snow on a Motorway braking distances can increase by:-

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