Category B (Car)


1. How can you tell the difference between a contra flow sign and a with flow sign?
A) They are a different colour.
B) The contra flow sign has arrows in it.
C) The with flow sign is red
D) The with flow sign is a triangle.
2. You are on a good, dry, road surface and your vehicle has good brakes and tyres. What is the typical overall stopping distance at 70mph?
A) 53 meters /175 feet.
B) 73meters/240 feet.
C) 96 meters /315 feet.
D) 12 meters/ 40 feet.
3. Where you see street lights but no speed limit signs the limit is usually?
A) 60mph.
B) 50mph.
C) 40mph.
D) 30mph.
4. You are following a vehicle on a wet road. You should leave a time gap of at least how many seconds?
A) 2 .
B) 4 .
C) 6 .
D) 8 .
5. When should you STOP on a motorway? Select 2 answers
A) When you are tired and need a rest or if your mobile rings.
B) If you have to read a map or you need to have a cigarette.
C) When told to by the police or when signalled by a highways agency traffic officer.
D) When a red light is lit above every lane or when told to by the police.
6. You have broken down on a two-way road. You have a warning triangle.At what distance and where should it be displayed?
A) 100 meters behind you
B) On the roof of the car
C) At least 45 meters behind your vehicle
D) 50 meters behind you
7. The police may ask you to produce which three of these documents following an accident.
A) Pilots licence, insurance ,driving licence
B) Insurance,driving licence vehicle registration
C) Insurance,dog licence, vehicle registration
D) Mot certificate,driving licence , insurance
8. You have just passed your practical test. You do not hold a full license in another category. If within the first two years you get six penalty points on your license. What will you have to do? Select two answers
A) Re-apply for your provisional license
B) Re-take only your theory test
C) Re-take practical tests
D) Re-take your theory and practical tests
9. Where may you overtake on a one-way street?
A) Left.
B) Right.
C) Left & right.
D) No overtaking allowed.
10. What color are the coundown markers that lead to a concealed level crossing.
A) Blue.
B) Red
C) Green only in Ireland
D) Red Only in UK
11. What colour are the reflective studs between a motorway and its slip road?
A) Blue
B) Orange
C) Red
D) Green
12. Which of these emergency services might have blue flashing beacons? select two answers
A) Coast guards & mountain rescue
B) Doctors cars
C) Animal rescue
D) Bomb disposal teams
13. What is the max speed on a single carriageway road?
A) 50mph
B) 60mph
C) 70mph
D) 40mph
14. A police officer asks to see your documents. You do not have them with you. You may produce them at a police station within?
A) 5 days
B) 14 days
C) 7 days
D) 21 days
15. Freezing conditions will affect the distance it takes you to come to a stop. You should expect stopping distances to increase by up to?
A) 8 times.
B) 4 times.
C) 2 times.
D) 10 times.
16. What is Aqua planing.
A) When you dive from a cliff and hit the water at an angle.
B) Aquaplaning when water has built up betweeen the tyre and the road making you slide along the road.
C) Surfing
D) When your car is sliding along a frozen surface after a snow storm.
17. Vehicles with anti-lock brakes?
A) Accelerate much faster
B) Can be steered while you are braking in an emergency
C) Are impossible to skid
D) Are used while driving in snow
18. Areas reserved for trams may have
A) Road surface textured
B) Road surface coloured
C) White line markings
D) All of the Above
19. What is a Toucan Crossing.
A) It is a place in a zoo where exotic birds can cross.
B) It is a crossing where pedestrian and cyclists can cross the road.
C) This is where trains and trams can cross the road.
D) This has a flashing amber phase for motorists.
20. You are parking at night on a road with a 40 mph speed limit. Which of the following apply?
A) With parking lights on.
B) With dipped headlights on.
C) Near a street light.
D) Facing the traffic.