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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 are driving along the motorway in the inside lane.
You intend to turn left at the next available exit.
When should you signal left?

2) 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?

3) Motorway hard shoulders should ONLY be used for?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

12) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

23) Which of the following statement is correct?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

32) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?

33) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign

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

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

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

37) When joining a motorway you must always

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

45) A crawler lane on a motorway is found

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

47) 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?

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

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

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

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