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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) 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?

2) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

4) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

12) What does tailgating on a motorway mean?

13) You are intending to leave the motorway at the next exit.
Before you reach the exit you should normally position your vehicle

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

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

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

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

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

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

20) You are allowed on a motorway provided:-

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

22) When joining a motorway you must always

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

25) Motorway hard shoulders should ONLY be used for?

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

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

28) A crawler lane on a motorway is found

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

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

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

32) Which of the following statement is correct?

33) The car below is moving with its hazard warning lights on. It's to let you know there is a hazard ahead.
What type of road is this allowed on?

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

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

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

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

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

39) What does this motorway sign mean?

40) What colour backgrounds do Motorway signs show?

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

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

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

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

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

46) What does this motorway sign show?

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

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

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

50) What should you do when driving or riding along a motorway?

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