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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 on a motorway. You decide you need a rest.
You should

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

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

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

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

6) A crawler lane on a motorway is found

7) Motorway hard shoulders should ONLY be used for?

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

9) What does this motorway sign show?

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

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

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

13) What does this motorway sign mean?

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

15) 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?

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

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

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

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

20) What does this motorway sign mean?

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) What do AMBER studs on the motorway show?

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

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

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

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

27) Which vehicles are prohibited from using the motorway?

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

29) 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?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

45) When joining a motorway you must always

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

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

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

49) What does tailgating on a motorway mean?

50) What does this motorway sign mean?
traffic sign

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