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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 travelling on a motorway. You decide you need a rest.
You should

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

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

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

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

6) 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?

7) What do GREEN studs on the motorway show?

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

9) What does tailgating on a motorway mean?

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

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

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

13) When joining a motorway you must always

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

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

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

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

18) What does this motorway sign show?

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

20) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?

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

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

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

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

25) A crawler lane on a motorway is found

26) 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?

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

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

29) Which vehicles are prohibited from using the motorway?

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

31) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

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

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

35) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign

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

37) What colour backgrounds do Motorway signs show?

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

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

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

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

43) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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