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




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



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





4) What does this motorway sign mean?





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




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




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




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




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





10) When joining a motorway you must always




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




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




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




14) What does this motorway sign show?





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




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




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






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




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




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





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





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




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




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





25) Which vehicles are prohibited from using the motorway?




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




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




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




29) A crawler lane on a motorway is found
sign





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




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





32) What does this motorway sign mean?





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




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




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




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





37) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign





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




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




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




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




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





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




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




45) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?




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




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




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





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




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




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