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

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

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

4) What does this motorway sign mean?

5) What does tailgating on a motorway mean?

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

7) A crawler lane on a motorway is found

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

16) Which of the following statement is correct?

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

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

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

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

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

22) 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?

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

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

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

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

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

28) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign

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

30) Motorway hard shoulders should ONLY be used for?

31) What colour backgrounds do Motorway signs show?

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

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

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

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

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

37) 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?

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

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

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

41) Which vehicles are prohibited from using the motorway?

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

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

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

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

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

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

48) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

50) When joining a motorway you must always

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