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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 the only one on a three lane motorway.
Which lane should you drive in if you are travelling at 70 mph in a car?

2) Which vehicles are prohibited from using the motorway?

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

4) What do GREEN studs on the motorway show?

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

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

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

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

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

10) When joining a motorway you must always

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

12) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?

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

14) 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?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

28) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

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

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

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

33) 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?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

44) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign

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

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

47) A crawler lane on a motorway is found

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

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

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

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