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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

9) What colour backgrounds do Motorway signs show?

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

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

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

13) What does this motorway sign mean?

14) What does this motorway sign mean?

15) 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?

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

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

18) Which vehicles are prohibited from using the motorway?

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

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

21) What restrictions apply on a Motorway to new drivers holding a provisional driving licence?

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

23) What do GREEN studs on the motorway show?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

37) What does tailgating on a motorway mean?

38) Which of the following statement is correct?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

47) Motorway hard shoulders should ONLY be used for?

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

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

50) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?

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