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Test Type: Motorway
Number of Questions: 50
Pass Mark: 43
MOTORWAY QUIZ

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) Motorway hard shoulders should ONLY be used for?




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





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





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




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




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




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




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




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





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




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




12) What does this motorway sign mean?





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





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





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




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




17) Which vehicles are prohibited from using the motorway?




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




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




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




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




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




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




25) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?




26) Which of the following statement is correct?




27) What does tailgating on a motorway mean?




28) What do GREEN studs on the motorway show?




29) What does this motorway sign show?





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




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




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




33) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign





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




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





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




37) 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?





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




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




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





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





42) When joining a motorway you must always




43) What colour backgrounds do Motorway signs show?




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




45) What does this motorway sign mean?





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




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





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




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




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






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