Motorcycle Test - 23

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Question 1 of 20

You're travelling along a motorway and feel tired. Where should you stop to rest?

On the hard shoulder

At the nearest service area

On a slip road

On the central reservation

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Question 2 of 20

You're in the right-hand lane of a three-lane motorway. What do these overhead signs mean?

Move to the left and reduce your speed to 50 mph

There are roadworks 50 metres (55 yards) ahead

Use the hard shoulder until you have passed the hazard

Leave the motorway at the next exit

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Question 3 of 20

Traffic officers are used on motorways and some 'A' class roads. In which part of the United Kingdom do they operate?

England only

England, Scotland and Wales

England and Wales

England, Wales and Northern Ireland

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Question 4 of 20

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

Use the hard shoulder

Stop at the end of the acceleration lane

Come to a stop before joining the motorway

Give way to traffic already on the motorway

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Question 5 of 20

On a three-lane motorway, what does this sign mean?

Use any lane except the hard shoulder

Use the hard shoulder only

Use the three right-hand lanes only

Use all the lanes, including the hard shoulder

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Question 6 of 20

When are you allowed to stop on a motorway?

When you need to walk and get fresh air

When you wish to pick up hitchhikers

When you're signalled to do so by flashing red lights

When you need to use a mobile telephone

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Question 7 of 20

You're driving on the motorway. Well before you reach your intended exit, where should you position your vehicle?

In the middle lane

In the left-hand lane

On the hard shoulder

In any lane

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Question 8 of 20

What colour are the reflective studs between the lanes on a motorway?

Green

Amber

White

Red

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Question 9 of 20

What is 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 10 of 20

You're on a motorway. A red cross is displayed above the hard shoulder. What does this mean?

Pull up in this lane to answer your mobile phone

Use this lane as a running lane

This lane can be used if you need a rest

You should not travel in this lane

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Question 11 of 20

What should you use the hard shoulder of a motorway for?

Stopping in an emergency

Leaving the motorway

Stopping when you are tired

Joining the motorway

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Question 12 of 20

What is the national speed limit for cars and motorcycles in the centre lane of a three-lane motorway?

40 mph

50 mph

60 mph

70 mph

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Question 13 of 20

What is an Emergency Refuge Area on a motorway for?

An area to park in when you want to use a mobile phone

To use in cases of emergency or breakdown

For an emergency recovery vehicle to park in a contra-flow system

To drive in when there is queuing traffic ahead

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Question 14 of 20

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

30 mph

50 mph

60 mph

70 mph

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Question 15 of 20

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 16 of 20

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 17 of 20

Which vehicles are prohibited from using the motorway?

Powered mobility scooters

Motorcycles over 50cc

Double-deck buses

Cars with automatic transmission

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Question 18 of 20

A crawler lane on a motorway is found

on a steep gradient

before a service area

before a junction

along the hard shoulder

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Question 19 of 20

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 20 of 20

Traffic officers operate on motorways and some primary routes in England and Wales. What are they authorised to do?

Stop and arrest drivers who break the law

Repair broken-down vehicles on the motorway

Issue fixed penalty notices

Stop and direct anyone on a motorway

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