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

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

3) What do GREEN studs on the motorway show?

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

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

6) What does tailgating on a motorway mean?

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

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

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

10) When joining a motorway you must always

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

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

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

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

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

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

17) Which of the following statement is correct?

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

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

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

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

22) What colour backgrounds do Motorway signs show?

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

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

25) What does this motorway sign mean?

26) Motorway hard shoulders should ONLY be used for?

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

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

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

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

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

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

33) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

35) What does this motorway sign show?

36) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign

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

38) 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?

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

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

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

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

43) 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?

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

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

46) A crawler lane on a motorway is found

47) Which vehicles are prohibited from using the motorway?

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

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

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

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