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

2) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign

3) Which FOUR of these must NOT use motorways?
4 answers required

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

5) Usually, on a motorway, how far from the exit is the first sign showing the junction number?

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

7) What basic rule applies when you're using a motorway?

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

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

10) 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?

11) Motorway hard shoulders should ONLY be used for?

12) What colour backgrounds do Motorway signs show?

13) Where are you most likely to see this sign?

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

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

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

17) You are allowed on a motorway provided:-

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

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

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

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

22) Which of the following statement is correct?

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

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

25) What does this motorway sign mean?

26) Motorway emergency telephones are usually linked to the police.
In some areas they are now linked to

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

28) What does tailgating on a motorway mean?

29) The extreme right-hand lane of a four-lane motorway should be used:-

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

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

32) What is the normal (national) speed limit for cars in the left-hand lane of a three-laned motorway?

33) You are joining a motorway.
Why is it important to make full use of the slip road ?

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

35) 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?

36) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

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

39) On a motorway the amber reflective studs can be found between

40) You are towing a small trailer on a busy three-lane motorway. You must :
2 answers required

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

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

43) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?

44) What does this motorway sign show?

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

46) A crawler lane on a motorway is found

47) What do GREEN studs on the motorway show?

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

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

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

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