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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) You are following a lorry with a leaking fuel tank.
What should you be especially aware of?

2) What should you first check before moving to the LEFT?

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

4) You are driving a fully-laden vehicle.
You are approaching an uphill gradient as you are overtaking another vehicle.
Which of the following is NOT correct?

5) You have stopped at the scene of an incident where there are casualties. What should you do to help while waiting for the emergency services to arrive?

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

7) Your vehicle is fitted with spray suppression equipment.
What effect will this have on other drivers if it is NOT in good working order?

8) What does this traffic sign mean?

9) What does this sign mean?

10) You are driving a long vehicle. You want to turn right.
There is a painted miniroundabout.
What should you do?

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

12) The Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA) and the police carry out spot checks
of vehicle condition. If serious defects are found the vehicle is

13) You are driving on a motorway in a vehicle fitted with a speed limiter. You should be aware of

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

15) An emergency situation has arisen. For safety reasons you will
need to exceed the normal drivers' hours under EC rules. You should

16) In England and Wales, what is the national speed limit on a single carriageway road for a rigid lorry with a maximum authorised mass of more than 7.5 tonnes?

17) You arrive at the scene of an accident.
It has just happened, and someone is unconscious.
Which of the following should be given urgent priority to help them?

3 answers required

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

3 answers required

19) A lorry is overtaking you on a two-lane motorway.
It does not have the speed to get past. What should you do?

20) What is the minimum height of an unmarked bridge?

21) A pelican crossing that crosses the road in a STRAIGHT line
and has a central island must be treated as

22) To prevent 'brake fade' you should
2 answers required

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

24) You are driving along a motorway in thick fog at night.
The reflective studs are red on your left and white on your right.
You are driving

25) Why is it most important to avoid overfilling the engine oil level?

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

27) What is the meaning of this traffic sign?

28) When roping down a load on your lorry what is the best knot to use?

29) You are turning right at a T-junction.
Your view to the right and left is blocked due to parked vehicles.
You should

30) Which of these can help to maximise fuel economy?

31) Many sleep-related vehicle incidents (SRVIs) occur at work.
Men are more likely than women to be involved.
Between what ages are men most at risk?

32) When you are driving between 2 am and 7 am there is a particular risk,
in relation to your 'body clock'. You are more likely to

33) The brake air pressure warning light comes on whilst driving.
You should

34) Under EC rules your normal daily rest period should be at least

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

36) You are driving through the night.
You notice that your steering feels lighter than normal.
What could this mean?

37) Which vehicles are prohibited from using the motorway?

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

39) Tachograph records must be available for inspection.
An enforcement officer keeps one of your charts.
Who should sign the back of the replacement chart?

40) Before leaving the cab you should make sure that
3 answers required

41) You are driving at the maximum speed limit for your vehicle on a clear motorway.
You should keep to

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

43) What does 'tailgating' mean?

44) At a traffic incident a casualty is unconscious.
Which THREE of the following should you check urgently?

3 answers required

45) Large vehicles have many blind spots.
What does 'blind spot' mean?

46) You may be prevented from obtaining a lorry or bus licence if you have

47) You are two and a half times over the legal alcohol limit.
You are disqualified from driving. Before regaining your licence who
will you have to satisfy that you do NOT have an alcohol problem?

48) What does this sign mean?
traffic sign

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

50) You are driving through a tunnel. Your vehicle breaks down.
What should you do?

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