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

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

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

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

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

6) What does tailgating on a motorway mean?

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

8) Which vehicles are prohibited from using the motorway?

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

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

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

12) Which of the following statement is correct?

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) What does this motorway sign mean?

15) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

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

18) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

20) What does this motorway sign show?

21) When joining a motorway you must always

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

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

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

25) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

33) Motorway hard shoulders should ONLY be used for?

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

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

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

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

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

39) 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?

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

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

42) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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