PCV Test - 10

PCV Test - 10
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PCV Test - 10

Question 1 of 20

A coach is overtaking you. What should you do when it's safe for the coach to move back to the left?

Do nothing and let the driver decide

Switch your sidelights on and off

Flash your headlights once

Flash your headlights twice

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Question 2 of 20

You've stopped for an elderly pedestrian who's slowly crossing the road. What should you do if traffic behind you is being held up?

Edge forward slowly and make them hurry

Stay where you are and allow them to cross in their own time

Steer slowly around them to ease the build up of traffic

Get out of your vehicle and wave them across

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Question 3 of 20

When is your nearside mirror most likely to endanger pedestrians?

When driving over a speed hump

When driving near a hospital

When driving close to the kerb

When driving past a car park

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Question 4 of 20

How should you answer a mobile phone call while you're driving?

Reduce your speed wherever you are

Stop in a proper and convenient place

Keep one hand on the steering wheel

Slow down and allow others to overtake

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Question 5 of 20

Your mobile phone rings while you are driving. You should

stop immediately

answer it immediately

pull up in a suitable place

pull up at the nearest kerb

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Question 6 of 20

You stop for pedestrians at a zebra crossing. What should you do if they don't start to cross immediately?

Be patient and wait

Sound your horn

Drive on

Wave them to cross

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Question 7 of 20

You're driving on the motorway and want to use your mobile phone. What should you do before using it?

Reduce your speed to 40 mph

Stop on the hard shoulder

Move into the left-hand lane

Stop in a safe place when you can

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Question 8 of 20

How should you let other vehicles overtake when you're driving a slow-moving vehicle along a narrow road?

Maintain a steady speed

Wave them past

Give a left turn signal

Pull in when you can

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Question 9 of 20

What might misuse of drugs or alcohol lead to?

Better concentration

Better eyesight

Withdrawal of a driving licence

Faster reactions

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Question 10 of 20

Why is it important to adjust your head restraint properly?

To make you more comfortable

To protect your neck in a collision

To help you relax while you're driving

To maintain a good driving position

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Question 11 of 20

Why could it be dangerous to wave people across at pedestrian crossings?

There may be another vehicle coming

They may be distracted

They may not see your signal

They may not be ready to cross

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Question 12 of 20

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

Stand at the rear of the vehicle while making the call

Try to repair the vehicle yourself

Get out of the vehicle by the right hand door

Check your location from the marker posts on the left

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Question 13 of 20

You're driving on a motorway. What does it mean when a lorry ahead of you switches on its hazard warning lights?

There are speed cameras ahead

The lorry is about to overtake

The lorry is leaving the motorway

Traffic further ahead may be stopping

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Question 14 of 20

Your vehicle is fitted with a hand-held telephone. What should you do before taking or making a call?

Find a safe place to stop

Reduce your speed to less than 30 mph

Steer your vehicle with one hand

Be very careful when dealing with junctions

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Question 15 of 20

What's most likely to cause danger to a group of horse riders?

Powerful brake lights

Leaving plenty of room

The noise of your vehicle

Reacting too early

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Question 16 of 20

What should you do if a long, heavily laden lorry is taking a long time to overtake you?

Speed up

Slow down

Hold your speed

Change direction

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Question 17 of 20

What should you do if you want to make a business call on your mobile phone while you're driving?

Make the call but take extra care

Use the cruise control while you're making the call

Stop in a safe place before making the call

Reduce speed while you make the call

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Question 18 of 20

You're about to drive home. What should you do if you feel very tired and have a severe headache?

Wait until you are fit and well before driving

Drive home, but take a tablet for headaches

Drive home if you can stay awake for the journey

Wait for a short time, then drive home slowly

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Question 19 of 20

When is there a particular risk of sleep-related incidents?

Between 2am and 7am

Between 11pm and 2am

Between 6pm and 11pm

Between 7am and 2pm

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Question 20 of 20

Approximately what percentage of sleep-related vehicle incidents (SRVIs) involve commercial vehicles?

40%

55%

70%

95%

50%

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