1

Which of the following is NOT allowed to travel in the right-hand lane of a three-lane motorway?

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A vehicle towing a trailor
An estate car
A motorcycle
A mini bus
 

2

If you start to feel tired whilst driving you should

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Increase your speed to reduce your journey time
Decrease your speed
Stop at a safe place and rest
Turn on the radio and listen to loud music
 

3

Coasting your vehicle whilst driving will..

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Increase the control you have over the vehicle
Decrease the control you have over the vehicle
Make the car use more fuel
Reduce the vehicle's braking distance
 

4

Driving towards a zebra crossing you see an elderly woman waiting to cross. What should you do?

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Speed up
Be prepared to stop
Beep your horn to acknowlege her
Flash your headlights at her and wave her to cross
 

5

When should you use front fog lights?

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After dusk
When visibility is reduced to 100 metres or less
When overtaking at night
When visibilty is reduced to 150 metres or less.
 

6

When travelling on ice braking distances can be

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Three times the normal distance
Ten times the normal distance
fifteen times the normal distance
Six times the normal distance
 

7

When travelling at 60mph on a dry road the shortest overall stopping distance is what?

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73 metres
83 metres
55 metres
95 metres
 

8

Whilst driving a front tyre bursts. What should you do?

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Change to a low gear
Brake quickly and firmly
Allow the vehicle to roll to a stop
Apply the handbrake
Grip the steering wheel firmly
 

9

A driver has had a few alcoholic drinks, what advice should you give them?

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Take extra care when driving home
Do not drive home
Drink several cups of coffee before driving home
Take a short sleep before driving home
 

10

What is the national speed limit for cars in the left-hand lane of a three-laned motorway?

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80 mph
60 mph
70 mph
50 mph
 

11

You should never reverse

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On a main road
At night
For longer than necessary
Into a side road
 

12

After how many years does a car first need a MOT certificate?

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Four years
Three years
Two years
One year
 

13

Which of the following are likely effects of drinking alcohol?

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Reduced co-ordination
Speedier reactions
Increased road  awareness
Increased confidence
Poor judgement
 

14

When travelling in very heavy rain your overall stopping distance is likely to be

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The same as normal
Trebled
Doubled
Quadrupled
 

15

Travelling on a wet motorway with road spray tou should

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Turn on your hazard lights
Turn on your rear fog lights
Turn on your front fog lights
Turn your headlights to dipped mode
 

16

The national speed limit for cars and motorcycles on a single carriageway road is

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30 mph
40 mph
50 mph
60 mph
 

17

A pedestrian with a white stick and red band is

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Over 65 years old
Deaf and dumb
Deaf and blind
Blind only
 

18

A provisional licence holder must not drive a motor car          

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At night
On a dual carriageway
Alone
With passengers
 

19

Which type of crossing can detect when people are on them?

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Puffin
Toucan
Zebra
Pelican
 

20

Which THREE should you do when passing livestock on the road?

Allow plenty of room
Go very slowly
Be ready to stop
Sound your horn
Speed up and quickly overtake
 

21

You turn into a side road. Pedestrians have started to cross the road. You should

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Give way to them
Flash your lights and wave them across
Drive around them
Proceed regardless
 

22

The right hand lane on a three-lane motorway is used for

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Crusing at high speeds
Overtaking
Crusing at low speeds
High-sided vehicles
 

23

Why, on a windy day, should you allow extra room when overtaking a motor cyclist?

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The rider may be blown into your path
The rider may be forced to stop suddenly
You will have less control over your vehicle
You will be travelling faster than normal
 

24

A strong cross wind is least likely to affect which of these vehicles?

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Cyclists
Cars
High-sided vehicles
Motorcycles
 

25

Which of the following must not use a motorway?

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Learner drivers
Cyclists
Buses
Motorcycles over 100cc
Tractors
 

26

You can use the engine of your vehicle as a brake by

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By selecting fifth gear
By selecting a lower gear
By turning the engine off
By travelling with the clutch pressed down
 

27

The age group most likely to be involved in road accidents is

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30 to 45-year-olds
17 to 25-year-olds
46 to 55-year-olds
55 to 66-year olds
 

28

In which of the following should you avoid overtaking?

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On a 40mph road
On a dual carriageway
Approaching a junction
Approaching a brow of a hill
 

29

To help prevent your vehicle's radio from being stolen you can

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Park in a quiet area
Park in a busy area
Install a security coded radio
Install a cheap, no frills radio
 

30

At the scene of an accident you have to treat someone for shock. What should you do?

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Sing to them
Try and cool them down
Keep reassuring them until qualified help arrives
Give them liquids to drink
 

31

When are passengers allowed to ride in a caravan that is being towed?

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When they are over 18 years old
Never
When travelling on minor roads
In the summer
 

32

When correcting a rear-wheel skid you should

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Steer into the skid
Brake sharply
Steer away from the skid
roll with it
 

33

At which pedestrian crossing are cyclists allowed to ride across?            

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Zebra
Pelican
Puffin
Toucan
 

34

Overloading your vehicle may seriously affect

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Your comfort
The handling
Your ability to change gear
The steering
 

35

When travelling on ice braking distances can be

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Seven times greater than normal
Ten times greater than normal
Eight times greater than normal
Twice as great than normal
 

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