PCV Test - 36

PCV Test - 36
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PCV Test - 36

Question 1 of 20

How can you help to reduce the impact of road transport on the environment?

By avoiding high gears

By reducing rest periods

By braking in good time

By increasing your overall speed

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Question 2 of 20

You're on a smart motorway. What do the speed-limit signs indicate?

The speed limit on the sign is advisory

The national speed limit will always apply

The speed limit is always 30 mph

The speed limit on the sign must be obeyed

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Question 3 of 20

You see this traffic light ahead. Which light or lights will come on next?

Red alone

Red and amber together

Green and amber together

Green alone

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Question 4 of 20

You're approaching a red light at a puffin crossing. Pedestrians are on the crossing. How long will the red light stay on?

Until you start to edge forward onto the crossing

Until the pedestrians have reached a safe position

Until the pedestrians are clear of the front of your vehicle

Until a driver from the opposite direction reaches the crossing

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Question 5 of 20

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

Stop in this lane to answer your mobile phone

You may use this lane as a running lane

This lane can be used if you need a rest

You should not use this lane as a running lane

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Question 6 of 20

A bus-lane sign shows no hours of operation. When is the bus lane in operation?

The bus lane is not in operation at all

The bus lane is only in operation at peak times

The bus lane is in operation 24 hours a day

The bus lane is only in operation in daylight hours

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Question 7 of 20

Which of these signs means that you are entering a one-way street?

A

B

C

D

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Question 8 of 20

Which light won't show to a driver at a puffin crossing?

Flashing amber

Red

Steady amber

Green

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Question 9 of 20

Why should you slow down when you see this sign?

To reduce the risk of a blow-out

To avoid splashing others with water

To avoid throwing up loose chippings

To prevent grit from blocking your air filter

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Question 10 of 20

What does this sign mean?

Service area 30 miles ahead

Maximum speed 30 mph

Minimum speed 30 mph

Lay-by 30 miles ahead

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Question 11 of 20

What does this sign mean?

Route for trams

Give way to trams

Route for buses

Give way to buses

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Question 12 of 20

What should the hard shoulder on a motorway be used for?

As a place to stop to answer a mobile phone

As a place to stop when an emergency arises

As a place to stop for a short rest when you're tired

As a place to stop to check a road atlas

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Question 13 of 20

What does this sign mean?

Bus station on the right

Contraflow bus lane

With-flow bus lane

Give way to buses

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Question 14 of 20

What must you do when you're approaching a pelican crossing in its flashing amber phase?

Give way to pedestrians who are crossing

Encourage pedestrians to cross

Wait until the green light appears

Stop even if the crossing is clear

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Question 15 of 20

What does this sign mean?

Tramway speed limit

Distance to level crossing

Maximum passenger capacity

Goods vehicle weight limit

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Question 16 of 20

Where would you expect to see these road markings?

At the entrance to a car park

On the approach to an arched bridge

At the start of a cycle lane

On the approach to a lifting barrier

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Question 17 of 20

You see this sign on a smart motorway. Which lane can you use?

Any lane except the hard shoulder

The hard shoulder only

The three right hand lanes only

All lanes including the hard shoulder

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Question 18 of 20

What does this traffic sign mean?

Slippery road ahead

Tyres liable to punctures ahead

Danger ahead

Service area ahead

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Question 19 of 20

You're travelling on a motorway. A red cross is displayed on the gantry signals above the hard shoulder and mandatory speed limits are shown above all other lanes. What does the red cross 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

When must you stop on a motorway?

When you're tired and need to walk in the fresh air

When you're picking up hitchhikers

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

When you need to answer your mobile phone

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