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LGV Test - 1
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Question 1 of 20

You're driving a vehicle that's over 17 metres (55 feet) long. What should you do at a level crossing?

Cross over using your horn and hazard warning lights

Stop before the crossing and phone the signal operator

Increase your speed to clear the crossing quickly

Stop before the crossing and look both ways before going on

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Question 2 of 20

What does this sign warn of?

low bridge ahead

accident ahead

tunnel ahead

accident blackspot ahead

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Question 3 of 20

What does this sign mean?

The length of a tunnel

The length of a low bridge

The distance to a tunnel

The distance to a low bridge

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Question 4 of 20

Which axle configuration is most effective at preventing petrol tankers from rolling over?

Tandem axles with double wheels

Tandem axles with air suspension

Tri-axles with single wheels

Tri-axles with double wheels

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Question 5 of 20

You're driving a long vehicle on a two-lane road. What should you do if you want to turn left into a narrow side road?

Keep well to the left on the approach

Move out to the right immediately before turning

Keep to the left and turn later than normal

Straddle the lanes to make more room for the turn

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Question 6 of 20

How should you secure an ISO steel cargo container onto your vehicle or trailer?

Using battens and chocks

Using straps

Using twist locks

Using ropes

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Question 7 of 20

Your vehicle is more than 3 metres (9 feet 10 inches) high. Where is this information displayed?

On the windscreen

On the weight plate

In the driver's cab

In the engine bay

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Question 8 of 20

When must you take extra care if you’re driving a vehicle more than 3.0 metres (10 feet) high?

When driving over narrow bridges

When driving up steep hills

When driving near airports

When driving under overhead cables

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Question 9 of 20

You're driving a long vehicle. What should you do when you want to turn right at a painted mini-roundabout?

Make sure none of your wheels touch the roundabout

Avoid going over the roundabout if possible

Go ahead, and turn right at the next junction

Carefully mount the left-hand kerb to make more room

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Question 10 of 20

What does this sign mean?

Hump bridge

Risk of grounding

Uneven road

Road liable to subsidence

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Question 11 of 20

When should you consider the effect a speed limiter will have on your vehicle?

When brake

When changing gear

When overtaking

When reversing

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Question 12 of 20

By how much can your stopping distance increase in icy weather?

2 times

4 times

10 times

20 times

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Question 13 of 20

What does this temporary sign mean for drivers of vehicles over 7.5 tonnes maximum authorised mass?

Use either the left-hand or middle lane

Use only the left-hand lane

Use only the middle lane

Use any lane

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Question 14 of 20

Where can the axle weight limits be found?

On the vehicle plate

On the operator's licence

On the wheel rims

On the weighbridge printout

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Question 15 of 20

What does this sign mean?

Slippery road

Double bend

Overhead electrified cable

Cable laying ahead

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Question 16 of 20

What effect could a load of hanging meat carcasses cause when you drive around corners or bends?

The wave effect

The camber effect

The gravity effect

The pendulum effect

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Question 17 of 20

What does this sign mean?

No entry for two-axled trailers

No entry for vehicles with two-speed axles

Maximum gross weight of 2 tonnes

Axle weight limit of 2 tonnes

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Question 18 of 20

This sign means

No vehicles over 14 feet 6 inches (4.4 m) wide

No vehicles over 14 feet 6 inches (4.4 m) high

Road humps 14 feet 6 inches (4.4 m) apart

No vehicles over 14 feet 6 inches (4.4 m) long

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Question 19 of 20

What does this road sign mean?

No goods vehicles under 7.5 tonnes maximum authorised mass

No goods vehicles over 7.5 tonnes maximum authorised mass

No goods vehicles over 7.5 metres overall height

No goods vehicles under 7.5 metres overall height

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Question 20 of 20

You're scheduled to make a delivery. You arrive at your destination during the morning rush hour. The road is edged with double red lines. What do they mean?

unload only within a 'white box' area

unload only within a 'red box' area

delay your delivery until after the rush hour

limit your stop to a maximum of 30 minutes

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