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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) A crawler lane on a motorway is found

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

11) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?

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

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

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

15) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

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

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

19) 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?

20) When joining a motorway you must always

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) Where are you most likely to see this sign?

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

24) Motorway hard shoulders should ONLY be used for?

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

26) What does tailgating on a motorway mean?

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

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

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

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

31) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign

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

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

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

35) Which of the following statement is correct?

36) 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?

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

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

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

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

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

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

43) What does this motorway sign mean?

44) What colour backgrounds do Motorway signs show?

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

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

47) You are allowed on a motorway provided:-

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

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

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

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