PCV Test - 22

PCV Test - 22
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Question 1 of 20

What should you do before overtaking on a single carriageway road?

Flash your headlights at oncoming traffic

Look ahead for road junctions

Drive very close to the vehicle in front

Make a final check in your left-hand mirror

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Question 2 of 20

What component fitted to your vehicle will help following drivers in wet weather?

Spray reducers

Side-panel skirts

Wind deflectors

Catalytic converter

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Question 3 of 20

You're driving along a motorway and see this sign. What does it mean?

There's a steep downhill section ahead

Only lorries and buses are allowed to use that lane

Vehicles fitted with speed limiters must use that lane

There's a long uphill gradient ahead

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Question 4 of 20

Which vehicles are most likely to be affected by high winds?

Slow-moving vehicles

Track-laying vehicles

Front-wheel-drive vehicles

Curtain-sided vehicles

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Question 5 of 20

What time gap should you leave when you're following a vehicle on a wet road?

At least one second

At least two seconds

At least three seconds

At least four seconds

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Question 6 of 20

When may vehicles over 7.5 tonnes maximum authorised mass (MAM) use the right-hand lane of a motorway to overtake?

When the motorway has three lanes

When vehicles are stopped on the hard shoulder

When the motorway has two lanes

When other vehicles are turning right

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Question 7 of 20

What does this motorway sign mean?

You're approaching a long downhill slope

You're approaching a long uphill slope

You're approaching a 'lorries only' lane

You're approaching a service area

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Question 8 of 20

Where would you expect to find buffer lanes?

In built-up areas

On high-level bridges

On country roads

In roadworks

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Question 9 of 20

You're following a large vehicle. How can you improve your view ahead?

Drop further back

Move over to the right

Move over to the left

Overtake as soon as you can

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Question 10 of 20

Which vehicle is least likely to be affected by high wind?



car towing a caravan

box truck

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Question 11 of 20

In which type of weather is spray-suppression equipment particularly useful?





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Question 12 of 20

What do you need to be aware of when you drive over an exposed suspension bridge?

The swaying of the bridge

The width of the lanes

The effect of strong crosswinds

The overhanging bridge cables

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Question 13 of 20

You're waiting for the emergency services to arrive at the scene of an incident. A pedestrian's leg is bleeding heavily, but there's nothing embedded in the wound. What could you do to help?

Apply firm pressure to the wound

Dab the wound to stop the bleeding

Put the casualty into the recovery position

Wrap an ice pack near the wound

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Question 14 of 20

Which type of fire extinguisher shouldn't be used on flammable liquids?

Water (red)

Foam (cream)

Dry powder (blue)

Carbon Dioxide (black)

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Question 15 of 20

While driving through a tunnel, your coach catches fire. What should you do if the vehicle can't be driven any further?

Move the passengers to the rear of the coach

Get the passengers off, keeping them together

Make sure the passengers stay in their seats

Move the passengers to the front of the coach

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Question 16 of 20

You're carrying a bus full of passengers. What must you do if you see smoke coming from the engine compartment?

Move the passengers to the front of the bus

Open the engine covers to investigate

Drive to the bus station for a replacement vehicle

Get everyone off the bus quickly and safely

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Question 17 of 20

What should you do when you drive into a tunnel?

Use parking lights

Use front spot lights

Use dipped headlights

Use rear fog lights

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Question 18 of 20

Your vehicle is involved in an incident where someone is injured. You don't produce your insurance certificate at the time. How soon must you report the incident to the police?

24 hours

48 hours

72 hours

seven days

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Question 19 of 20

At the scene of an incident, an injured person is lying in a busy road. What's the first thing you should do to help?

Treat the person for shock

Warn other traffic

Place them in the recovery position

Make sure the injured person is kept warm

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Question 20 of 20

You arrive at the scene of an incident and someone is unconscious. What's the first thing you should do to help them?

Take the numbers of the vehicles involved

Try to get them to drink water

Check that they're breathing

Look for any witnesses