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

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

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

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

5) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

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

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

9) What do GREEN studs on the motorway show?

10) 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?

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

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

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

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

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

16) 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?

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

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

19) What is the Maximum speed for a Heavy Goods vehicle (exceeding 7.5 tonnes maximum laden weight)" on a Motorway?

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

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

22) What does this motorway sign mean?

23) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

34) You are allowed on a motorway provided:-

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

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

37) 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?

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

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

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

41) What does tailgating on a motorway mean?

42) Motorway hard shoulders should ONLY be used for?

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

44) When joining a motorway you must always

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

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

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

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

49) Which of the following statement is correct?

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

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