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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) 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?

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

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

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

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

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

7) What colour backgrounds do Motorway signs show?

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

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

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

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

12) You are allowed on a motorway provided:-

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

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

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

16) What do GREEN studs on the motorway show?

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

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

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

20) Which of the following statement is correct?

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

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

23) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

32) What does this motorway sign show?

33) A crawler lane on a motorway is found

34) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?

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

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

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

38) What does this motorway sign mean?

39) Motorway hard shoulders should ONLY be used for?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

48) What does tailgating on a motorway mean?

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

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

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