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

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

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

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

5) What does this motorway sign mean?

6) What colour backgrounds do Motorway signs show?

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

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

9) A crawler lane on a motorway is found

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

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

12) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

20) 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?

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

22) What basic rule applies when you're using a motorway?

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

24) 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?

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

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

27) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign

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

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

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

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

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

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

34) 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?

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

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

37) What does this motorway sign mean?

38) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

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

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

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

43) Which of the following statement is correct?

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

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

46) What does tailgating on a motorway mean?

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

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

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

50) When joining a motorway you must always

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