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




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





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




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




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




6) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?




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





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





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




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




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





12) What do GREEN studs on the motorway show?




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




14) When joining a motorway you must always




15) 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?





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




17) What colour backgrounds do Motorway signs show?




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




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




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




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




22) 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?





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




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




25) What does this motorway sign mean?





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





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





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




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




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






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




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




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




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




35) What does this motorway sign mean?





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




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




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




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




40) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign





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




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




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




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




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




46) A crawler lane on a motorway is found
sign





47) What does this motorway sign mean?





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




49) Motorway hard shoulders should ONLY be used for?




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




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