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

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

3) Which of the following statement is correct?

4) You are allowed on a motorway provided:-

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

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

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

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

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

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

11) What does this motorway sign show?

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

13) 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?

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

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

16) What does tailgating on a motorway mean?

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

18) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?

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

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

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

22) 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?

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

24) 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?

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

26) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

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

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

30) What colour backgrounds do Motorway signs show?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

42) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

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

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

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

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

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

49) What does this motorway sign mean?

50) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign

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