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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 may only stop on the hard shoulder of a motorway

2) Motorway hard shoulders should ONLY be used for?

3) 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?

4) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

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

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

8) If you are driving in the left lane of the motorway and find another vehicle merging from a slip road, what should you do?

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

10) 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?

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

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

13) 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?

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

15) What do GREEN studs on the motorway show?

16) What does this motorway sign show?

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

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

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

20) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

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

23) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign

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

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

26) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?

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

28) A crawler lane on a motorway is found

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

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

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

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

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

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

35) What colour backgrounds do Motorway signs show?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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