Free Mock Practice Theory Test Motorway Rules

Free Mock Practice Theory Motorway Rules. joining motorway roadworks on a motorway using hard shoulder motorway signs and orvertaking orther traffic on motorway.
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Free Mock Practice Theory Test Motorway Rules

Question 1 of 25

What should you do when you're joining a motorway?

Use the hard shoulder

Stop at the end of the acceleration lane

Slow to a stop before joining the motorway

Give way to traffic already on the motorway

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Question 2 of 25

What should the left-hand lane of a motorway be used for?

Breakdowns and emergencies only

Overtaking slower traffic in the other lanes

Slow vehicles only

Normal driving

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Question 3 of 25

You're approaching roadworks on a motorway. What should you do?

Speed up to clear the area quickly

Always use the hard shoulder

Obey all speed limits

Stay very close to the vehicle in front

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Question 4 of 25

You shouldn't normally travel on the hard shoulder of a motorway. When can you use it?

When taking the next exit

When traffic is stopped

When signs direct you to

When traffic is slow moving

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Question 5 of 25

You're travelling in the left-hand lane of a three-lane motorway. How should you react to traffic joining from a slip road?

Race the other vehicles

Move to another lane

Maintain a steady speed

Switch on your hazard warning lights

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Question 6 of 25

Which vehicles should use the left-hand lane on a three-lane motorway?

Any vehicle

Large vehicles only

Emergency vehicles only

Slow vehicles only

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Question 7 of 25

What's the right-hand lane used for on a three-lane motorway?

Emergency vehicles only

Overtaking

Vehicles towing trailers

Coaches only

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Question 8 of 25

You're on a motorway. There's a contraflow system ahead. What would you expect to find?

Temporary traffic lights

Lower speed limits

Wider lanes than normal

Speed humps

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Question 9 of 25

What restrictions apply to new drivers holding a provisional driving licence?

They can't drive over 30 mph

They can't drive at night

They can't drive on the motorway

They can't drive with more than one passenger

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Question 10 of 25

You're towing a trailer on a motorway. What's the speed limit for a car towing a trailer on this road?

40 mph

50 mph

60 mph

70 mph

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Question 11 of 25

How should you use the emergency telephone on a motorway?

Stay close to the carriageway

Face the oncoming traffic

Keep your back to the traffic

Stand on the hard shoulder

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Question 12 of 25

On a three-lane motorway, which lane should you normally use?

Left

Right

Centre

Either the right or centre

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Question 13 of 25

You're driving on a motorway. By mistake, you go past the exit that you wanted to take. What should you do?

Carefully reverse on the hard shoulder

Carry on to the next exit

Carefully reverse in the left-hand lane

Make a U-turn at a gap in the central reservation

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Question 14 of 25

What's the aim of a smart motorway?

To prevent overtaking

To reduce rest stops

To prevent tailgating

To reduce congestion

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Question 15 of 25

You've had a breakdown on the hard shoulder of a motorway. When the problem has been fixed, how should you rejoin the main carriageway?

Move out onto the carriageway, then build up your speed

Move out onto the carriageway using your hazard warning lights

Gain speed on the hard shoulder before moving out onto the carriageway

Wait on the hard shoulder until someone flashes their headlights at you

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Question 16 of 25

You've broken down on a motorway. In which direction should you walk to find the nearest emergency telephone?

With the traffic flow

Facing oncoming traffic

In the direction shown on the marker posts

In the direction of the nearest exit

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Question 17 of 25

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

Look much further ahead than you would on other roads

Travel much faster than you would on other roads

Maintain a shorter separation distance than you would on other roads

Concentrate more than you would on other roads

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Question 18 of 25

You're on a three-lane motorway. A red cross is showing above the hard shoulder and mandatory speed limits above all other lanes. What does this mean?

The hard shoulder can be used as a rest area if you feel tired

The hard shoulder is for emergency or breakdown use only

The hard shoulder can be used as a normal running lane

The hard shoulder has a speed limit of 50 mph

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Question 19 of 25

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

Switch on your hazard warning lights

Stop following traffic and ask for help

Attempt to repair your vehicle quickly

Stand behind your vehicle to warn others

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Question 20 of 25

Why is it particularly important to carry out a check on your vehicle before making a long motorway journey?

You'll have to do more harsh braking on motorways

Motorway service stations don't deal with breakdowns

The road surface will wear down the tyres faster

Continuous high speeds increase the risk of your vehicle breaking down

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Question 21 of 25

What's the national speed limit on motorways for cars and motorcycles?

30 mph

50 mph

60 mph

70 mph

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Question 22 of 25

On which part of a motorway are amber reflective studs found?

Between the hard shoulder and the carriageway

Between the acceleration lane and the carriageway

Between the central reservation and the carriageway

Between each pair of lanes

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Question 23 of 25

When may you stop on the hard shoulder of a motorway?

In an emergency

If you feel tired and need to rest

If you miss the exit that you wanted

To pick up a hitchhiker

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Question 24 of 25

Why can it be an advantage for traffic speed to stay constant over a longer distance?

You'll do more stop

You'll use far more fuel

You'll be able to use more direct routes

Your overall journey time will normally improve

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Question 25 of 25

Your vehicle breaks down on the hard shoulder of a motorway. You need to use your mobile phone to call for help. What should you do?

Stand at the rear of the vehicle while making the call

Phone a friend and ask them to come and collect you

Open the bonnet to help the emergency services know you've broken down

Check your location from the marker posts on the left

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