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Question 1 of 20
you want to reverse into a side road. you are not sure that the area behind your car is clear. what should you do?
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A: get out and check
B: carry on, assuming it is clear
C: check the mirrors only
D: look through the rear window only

Question 2 of 20
you want to turn right from a junction but your view is restricted by parked vehicles. what should you do?
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A: stop, get out and look along the main road to check
B: sound your horn and pull out if there is no reply
C: move out quickly, but be prepared to stop
D: stop, then move slowly forward until you have a clear view

Question 3 of 20
you are at the front of a queue of traffic waiting to turn right into a side road. why is it important to check your right mirror just before turning?
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A: to look for pedestrians about to cross
B: to make sure the side road is clear
C: to check for overtaking vehicles
D: to check for emerging traffic

Question 4 of 20
what must a driver do at a pelican crossing when the amber light is flashing?
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A: signal the pedestrian to cross
B: wait for the red-and-amber light before proceeding
C: give way to any pedestrians on the crossing
D: always wait for the green light before proceeding

Question 5 of 20
who is especially in danger of not being seen as you reverse your car?
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A: children
B: car drivers
C: cyclists
D: motorcyclists

Question 6 of 20
you are driving past a line of parked cars. you notice a ball bouncing out into the road ahead. what should you do?
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A: stop and wave the children across to fetch their ball
B: slow down and be prepared to stop for children
C: continue driving at the same speed and flash your headlights
D: continue driving at the same speed and sound your horn

Question 7 of 20
you are driving in slow-moving queues of traffic. just before changing lane you should
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A: change down to first gear
B: give a slowing down arm signal
C: sound the horn
D: look for motorcyclists filtering through the traffic
Question 8 of 20
you are driving in town. there is a bus at the bus stop on the other side of the road. why should you be careful?
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A: pedestrians may come from behind the bus
B: the bus may move off suddenly
C: the bus may remain stationary
D: the bus may have broken down

Question 9 of 20
how should you overtake horse riders?
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A: use your horn just once to warn them
B: drive slowly and leave plenty of room
C: drive up close and overtake as soon as possible
D: speed is not important but allow plenty of room

Question 10 of 20
it is very windy. you are behind a motorcyclist who is overtaking a high-sided vehicle. what should you do?
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A: stay level with the motorcyclist
B: keep well back
C: overtake the motorcyclist immediately
D: keep close to the motorcyclist

Question 11 of 20
you are driving on the motorway in windy conditions. when passing high-sided vehicles you should
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A: expect normal conditions
B: increase your speed
C: be wary of a sudden gust
D: drive alongside very closely

Question 12 of 20
to correct a rear-wheel skid you should
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A: apply your handbrake
B: steer into it
C: not steer at all
D: steer away from it

Question 13 of 20
you are driving in fog. why should you keep well back from the vehicle in front?
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A: in case its fog lights dazzle you
B: in case it stops suddenly
C: in case it changes direction suddenly
D: in case its brake lights dazzle you

Question 14 of 20
you should switch your rear fog lights on when visibility drops below
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A: your overall stopping distance
B: ten car lengths
C: 200 metres (656 feet)
D: 100 metres (328 feet)
Question 15 of 20
you are travelling at night. you are dazzled by headlights coming towards you. you should
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A: switch on your main beam headlights
B: slow down or stop
C: pull down your sun visor
D: put your hand over your eyes

Question 16 of 20
you are towing a trailer on a motorway. what is your maximum speed limit?
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A: 60 mph
B: 40 mph
C: 70 mph
D: 50 mph

Question 17 of 20
the left-hand lane of a motorway should be used for
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A: breakdowns and emergencies only
B: normal driving
C: overtaking slower traffic in the other lanes
D: slow vehicles only

Question 18 of 20
you are driving on a motorway. you have to slow down quickly due to a hazard. you should
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A: sound your horn
B: switch on your headlights
C: switch on your hazard lights
D: flash your headlights

Question 19 of 20
you get a puncture on the motorway. you manage to get your vehicle onto the hard shoulder. you should
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A: change the wheel yourself immediately
B: only change the wheel if you have a passenger to help you
C: try to wave down another vehicle for help
D: use the emergency telephone and call for assistance

 

Question 20 of 20
you are driving on a motorway. by mistake, you go past the exit that you wanted to take. you should
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A: make a u-turn at the next gap in the central reservation
B: carefully reverse on the hard shoulder
C: carry on to the next exit
D: carefully reverse in the left-hand lane