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Version 4 Version 4 2562 CARS1.2 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER Before making a U - turn in the road you should always: Select a higher gear than normal Signal so that other drivers can slow down Look over your shoulder for final confirmation Give another signal as well as using your indicators 4212 CARS1.3 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER As a driver what do you understand by the term 'Blind Spot'? An area covered by your left hand mirror An area not covered by your headlights An area covered by your right hand mirror An area not covered by your mirrors 4213 CARS1.7 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER What does the abbreviation MSM mean? Mirror signal manoeuvre Manoeuvre speed mirror Mirror speed manoeuvre Manoeuvre signal mirror 4214 CARS1.9 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER When following a large vehicle you should stay well back because It helps you to keep out of the wind It helps the large vehicle to stop more easily It allows the driver to see you in the mirror It allows you to corner more quickly 4215 CARS1.10 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER In which of these following situations should you avoid overtaking? On a 50 kph road In a one-way street Just after a bend Approaching a dip in the road 4216 CARS1.12 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER You should not use a mobile phone whilst driving Because reception is poor when the engine is running Unless you are able to drive one handed Because it might distract your attention from the road ahead Until you are satisfied that no other traffic is near 4217 CARS1.13 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER Your vehicle is fitted with a hands- free phone system. Using this equipment whilst driving Could be very good for road safety Could distract your attention from the road Is recommended by The Highway Code Is quite safe as long as you slow down 4218 CARS1.14 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER Using a hands-free phone is likely to Reduce your view Increase your concentration Improve your safety Divert your attention Version 4 4219 CARS1.15 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER Using a mobile phone while you are driving Will affect your vehicle Will reduce your field of vision Could distract your attention from the road Is acceptable in a vehicle with power steering 4220 CARS1.18 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving along a narrow country road. When passing a cyclist you should drive Quickly sounding the horn as you pass Quickly leaving plenty of room Slowly leaving plenty of room Slowly sounding the horn as you pass 4221 CARS1.19 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER To answer your mobile phone when driving you should: Slow down and allow others to overtake Stop in a proper and convenient place Keep the call time to a minimum Reduce your speed wherever you are 4222 CARS1.23 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER Why should you be parked before using a mobile phone? Because the car electrics will be affected So that the control of your vehicle is not affected So that a proper conversation can be held Because the reception is better when stopped 4223 CARS1.24 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving in the dark and are dazzled by the headlights of an oncoming car.You should Slow down or stop Pull down the sun visor Flash your headlights Close your eyes 4224 CARS1.25 ALERTNESS MARK 2 ANSWERS You are driving at dusk. Your lights should be switched on So that others can see you Even when street lights are lit Only when street lights are lit Only when others have done so 4225 CARS1.26 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER To overtake safely which one of the following applies? Check the speed and position of following traffic Steer round the vehicle sharply Get in close behind before moving out Cut back in sharply when you have passed the vehicle 4226 CARS2.1 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER A pelican crossing that crosses the road in a STRAIGHT line and has a central traffic island MUST be treated as: Two crossings during darkness One complete crossing Two separate crossings One crossing in daylight only Version 4 4227 CARS2.2 ATTITUDE MARK 2 ANSWERS When at a pelican crossing the amber light means you MUST Give way to pedestrians already on the crossing Stop and wait for the red light Give way to pedestrians waiting to cross Stop and wait for the green lights 4228 CARS2.3 ATTITUDE MARK 2 ANSWERS You are approaching a pelican crossing. The amber light is showing. You MUST: Not move until the green light appears Encourage pedestrians to cross Keep on driving Stop and wait for the red light even if the crossing is clear 4229 CARS2.4 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You are approaching a zebra crossing. Pedestrians are waiting to cross. You should: Wave at them to cross the road Slow down and prepare to stop Use your headlights to indicate they can cross Give way to elderly and infirm only 4230 CARS2.5 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You have stopped at a pedestrian (zebra) crossing to allow pedestrians to cross. You should: Wait until they have crossed Signal to pedestrians to cross Wait revving your engine Edge your vehicle forward slowly 4231 CARS2.6 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You should never wave or urge people across at a pedestrian crossing because: There may be another vehicle coming They may not be ready to cross It is safer for you to carry on They may not be looking 4232 CARS2.7 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER At a Pedestrian (zebra) crossing you should: Wave pedestrians to cross if you intend to wait for them to cross Park only on the zigzag lines on the left Always leave it clear in traffic queues Rev your engine to encourage pedestrians to cross quickly 4233 CARS2.8 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You stopped for pedestrians waiting to cross at a zebra crossing. They did not start to cross. What should you do? Be patient and wait Wave them to cross Drive on Sound your horn 4234 CARS2.9 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You may use the 'Two-Second Rule' When emerging on wet roads To keep a safe gap from the vehicle in front Before using the 'Mirror - Signal - manoeuvre' routine Before restarting the engine after it has stalled Version 4 4235 CARS2.12 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER When following another vehicle whilst driving on the road you should not Drive with rear fog lights off Reverse into a parking space Follow vehicle too closely Look through the rear view mirror 4236 CARS2.14 ATTITUDE MARK 2 ANSWERS Following this vehicle too closely is unwise because: Your engine will overheat Your view ahead is reduced Your brakes will overheat The driver cannot see you in his mirrors 4237 CARS2.17 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You are following a vehicle on a wet and slippery road. You should leave a time gap of at least Three seconds Two seconds One second Four seconds 4238 CARS2.19 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You are in a line of traffic. The driver behind you is following very closely. What action should you take? Move over to a position just left of the centre line of the road Slow down gradually increasing the gap between you and the vehicle in front Signal left and wave the following driver past Ignore the following driver and continue to drive within the speed limit 4239 CARS2.20 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving at the legal speed limit. A vehicle comes up quickly behind flashingits headlights. You should: Maintain your speed to prevent the vehicle from overtaking Touch the brakes to show your brake lights Accelerate to make a gap behind you Allow the vehicle to overtake 4240 CARS2.22 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER When are you permitted to exceed the maximum speed limit? When the road is clear At no time When overtaking Between midnight and 6 am 4241 CARS2.26 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER A heavy lorry is taking a long time to overtake you. What should you do? Change direction Slow down Hold your speed Speed up Version 4 4242 CARS2.30 ATTITUDE MARK 2 ANSWERS Which of the following cars will use blue flashing beacons? Doctor on call Police patrol Ambulance Breakdown recovery Motorway maintenance 4243 CARS2.31 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER When being followed by an ambulance showing a flashing blue light you should: Pull over as soon as safely possible to let it pass Brake harshly and immediately stop in the road Maintain your speed and course Accelerate fast to get away from it 4244 CARS2.32 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER A bus has stopped at a bus stop ahead of you. Its right-hand indicator is flashing. You should Slow down and then sound your horn Slow down and give way if it is safe to do so Sound your horn and keep going Flash your headlights and slow down 4245 CARS2.33 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You should ONLY flash your headlights to other roads users: To tell them that you have right of way To show that you are about to reverse To show that you are giving way To let them know that you are there 4246 CARS2.34 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER Why should you use your horn? To alert others of your presence To signal your annoyance To greet other road users To allow you right of way 4247 CARS2.36 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You are in a one-way street and want to turn right. You should place yourself Just left of the centre line In either lane depending on the traffic In the left-hand lane As close as you safely can to the right hand side of the street 4248 CARS2.37 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You wish to turn right ahead. Why should you take up the proper position in goodtime? To allow drivers to pass you on the right To give a better view into the road that you're joining To help other road users know what you intend to do To allow other drivers to pull out in front of you Version 4 4249 CARS2.41 ATTITUDE MARK 2 ANSWERS When should you give signals? After checking it is safe to do so, before changing course or direction, turning to the left or right, stopping or moving Only when joining a dual carriageway from a slip road so you don't have to give way. At all times in order to alert other road users including pedestrians of your intended actions. In traffic only during the hours of darkness or in bad weather. To give you priority over other traffic when changing lanes or before pulling out. 4250 CARS3.1 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER Which of these fluids, if allowed to get low, is dangerous? Radiator coolant level Brake fluid level Battery water level Antifreeze level 4251 CARS3.4 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 2 ANSWERS Which TWO are adversely affected if the tyres are under-inflated? Steering Braking Parking Changing gear 4252 CARS3.7 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER It is important that tyre pressure is regularly checked. When should this be done? When tyres are hot After driving at high speed After any lengthy journey When tyres are cold 4253 CARS3.8 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER It is very important that tyre pressures are correct. They should be checked at least: Every time the vehicle has an VRT test Once a week Once a month Every time the vehicle is serviced 4254 CARS3.9 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 2 ANSWERS Driving with under-inflated (low) tyres can affect: Oil pressure Braking Fuel consumption Engine temperatures 4255 CARS3.18 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER When MUST you use dipped lights during the day? When parking Along narrow streets In poor visibility All the time Version 4 4256 CARS3.23 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 3 ANSWERS How can you as a vehicle driver help the environment? By servicing your vehicle properly By gentle acceleration By harsh acceleration By driving faster By reducing your speed By using leaded fuel 4257 CARS3.27 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 3 ANSWERS Motor vehicles can harm the environment resulting in: Using up natural resources Damage to buildings Less use of electric vehicles Improved public transport Reduced health risks Air pollution 4258 CARS3.28 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 3 ANSWERS To reduce the damage your vehicle causes to the environment you should: Use busy routes Plan well ahead Brake in good time Avoid harsh acceleration Use narrow side streets 4259 CARS3.29 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER You will help your environment if you: Accelerate and brake sharply Drive continually using full choke Reduce the tyre pressure Walk or cycle when you can 4260 CARS3.30 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER To help the environment you should NOT: Empty the boot of unnecessary weight Use your vehicle for very short journeys Walk cycle or use public transport Remove your roof rack when unloaded 4261 CARS3.31 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 3 ANSWERS Excessive or uneven wear on the tyres can be caused by faults in: The exhaust system The suspension The accelerator The gearbox Wheel alignment The braking system 4262 CARS3.33 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 2 ANSWERS Which of the following will reduce fuel consumption? Planning well ahead Reducing your road speed Rapid acceleration Short journeys with a cold engine Driving in lower gears Late and harsh braking Version 4 4263 CARS3.38 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER You should NOT sound your horn: Between 11.30 pm and 7 am in a built-up area At any time in a built-up area Between 10 pm and 6 am in a built-up area Between 11.00 pm and 6 am in a built-up area 4264 CARS3.45 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER In some residential roads you will find a speed limit of: 80 kph 60 kph 35 kph 50 kph 4265 CARS3.46 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER Road humps, chicanes and narrowing are: At toll-bridge approaches only Used to increase traffic speed Always at major road works Traffic calming measures 4266 CARS3.47 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER You enter a road where there are road humps. You should: Maintain a reduced speed throughout Drive slowly at school times only Always keep to the maximum legal speed Accelerate quickly between each one 4267 CARS4.5 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER If you are on a good dry road surface and your vehicle has good brakes and tyres. What is the overall stopping distance at 48 kph? 96 metres (315 feet) 53 metres (174 feet) 36 metres (118 feet) 23 metres (75 feet) 4268 CARS4.6 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER Braking hard at a high speed on a sharp bend can make your vehicle: Corner safely Unstable Stall More stable 4269 CARS4.7 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 3 ANSWERS When driving in fog which of the following measures are correct? Use side lights only Use dipped headlights Keep close to the car in front Slow down Use headlights on full beam Allow more time for your journey Version 4 4270 CARS4.10 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER The 'two-second rule' allows you to: Keep a safe distance from the car in front Check your mirrors Check your blind spot Keep the correct distance from the kerb 4271 CARS4.11 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER Your overall stopping distance will be longer when driving: In the rain In strong winds At night In fog 4272 CARS4.14 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving in heavy rain. Your steering suddenly becomes very light. You should: Brake firmly to reduce speed Apply gentle acceleration Steer towards the side of the road Ease off the accelerator 4273 CARS4.16 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER The MAIN cause of skidding is: The road The driver The vehicle The weather 4274 CARS4.20 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER If you are at a junction with limited visibility you should: Be ready to move off quickly Creep forward looking to the left Creep forward looking to the right Creep forward looking both ways 4275 CARS4.21 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 2 ANSWERS In very hot weather the road surface can get soft. Which TWO of the following will be affected most? The windscreen The steering The suspension The braking 4276 CARS4.22 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER Your indicators may be difficult to see in bright sunlight. What should you do? Turn as quickly as you can Give an arm signal as well as using your indicator Touch the brake several times to show the stop lamp(s) Use the indicator earlier Version 4 4277 CARS4.25 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER How can you use the engine of your vehicle as a brake? By selecting neutral gear By changing to a higher gear By selecting reverse gear By changing to a lower gear 4278 CARS4.27 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving in a built-up residential area. You are approaching road humps. You should: top and check both pavements Wait for any pedestrians to cross Slow your vehicle right down Move across to the left-hand side of the road 4279 CARS4.28 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER When approaching a right-hand bend you should keep well to the left. Why is this? To be positioned safely if the vehicle skids To let faster traffic from behind overtake To overcome the effect of the road's slope To improve your view of the road 4280 CARS4.29 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER You are approaching a right-hand bend. You should: Keep well to the right to make the bend less sharp Keep well to the left for a better view around the bend Keep well to the right to avoid anything in the gutter Keep well to the left as it makes the bend faster 4281 CARS4.30 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 3 ANSWERS You should not overtake when: Driving up a long hill In a one-way street The view ahead is blocked Approaching a junction Intending to turn left shortly afterwards 4282 CARS5.3 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER A driver can only read a number plate at the required distance with glasses on. The glasses should be worn: All the time when driving Only in poor visibility Only when reversing Only when driving long distances 4283 CARS5.4 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER You are about to drive home. You cannot find the glasses you need to wear when driving. You should: Drive home at night Borrow a friend's glasses and drive home Drive home slowly keeping to quite roads Find a way of getting home without driving Version 4 4284 CARS5.5 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER You MUST wear glasses or contact lenses when driving on public roads if: There is an eyesight problem in your family You cannot read a vehicle number plate from a distance of 36 meters (120 feet) without them You are the holder of an orange badge You cannot read a vehicle number plate from distance of 20.5 meters (67 feet) without them 4285 CARS5.6 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 3 ANSWERS Which THREE result from drinking alcohol and driving? Less control Poor judgment of speed Greater awareness of danger Faster reactions A false sense of confidence 4286 CARS5.7 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 3 ANSWERS Which THREE of these are likely effects of drinking alcohol on driving? Poor judgment Increased confidence Colour blindness Faster reactions Increase concentration Reduce co-ordination 4287 CARS5.8 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 3 ANSWERS Drinking any amount of alcohol is likely to: Give a false sense of confidence Improve your awareness of danger Increase the speed of your reactions Worsen your judgment of speed Slow down your reactions to hazards 4288 CARS5.9 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER You are invited to a pub lunch. You know that you will have to drive in the evening. What is your best course of action? Eat a hot meal with your alcohol drinks Have some milk before drinking alcohol Avoid mixing your alcoholic drinks Not drink any alcohol at all 4289 CARS5.10 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 3 ANSWERS What else can seriously affect your concentration when driving other than alcoholic drinks? Loud music Tiredness Contact lenses Tinted windows Drugs 4290 CARS5.11 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER How does alcohol affect your driving? It improves your co-ordination It increases your awareness It speeds up your reactions It reduces your concentration Version 4 4291 CARS5.12 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 2 ANSWERS After drinking alcohol heavily you should not drive the following day. Why is this? Your concentration may still be badly affected You may still be over the legal limit You will be well under the legal limit Your concentration will not be badly affected 4292 CARS5.13 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER What advice should you give to a driver who has had a few alcoholic drinks at a party? Wait a short while and then drive home Drive home carefully and slowly Go home by public transport Have a strong cup of coffee and then drive home 4293 CARS5.14 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER You go to a social event and need to drive a short time after. What precautions should you take? Drink plenty of milk before drinking alcohol Drink plenty of coffee after drinking alcohol Avoid drinking alcohol completely Avoid drinking alcohol on an empty stomach 4294 CARS5.15 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 2 ANSWERS It is eight hours since you last had an alcoholic drink. Which TWO of the following applies? You will have no alcohol in your system You will certainly be under the legal limit You may still be unfit to drive You may still be over the legal limit 4295 CARS5.16 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER Your doctor has given you a course of medicine. Why should you ask if it is OK to drive? The medicine you take may affect your hearing You will have to let your insurance company know about the medicine Some types of medicine can cause your reactions to slow down Drugs make you a better driver by quickening your reactions 4296 CARS5.17 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER You have been taking medicine for a few days which made you feel drowsy. Today you feel better but still need to take the medicine. You should only drive: If someone goes with you At night on quiet roads If driving is really necessary After checking with your doctor 4297 CARS5.18 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER You become ill. A doctor prescribes drugs which are likely to affect your driving. You should: Never drive at more than 30 kph Drive only if someone is with you Not drive yourself Aviod busy roads Version 4 4298 CARS5.19 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 2 ANSWERS During periods of illness your ability to drive may be impaired. You MUST: Take all your medicines with you when you drive Only take smaller doses of any medicines Not drive after taking certain medicines See your doctor each time before you drive Be medically fit to drive 4300 CARS5.21 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER You are taking drugs that are likely to affect your driving. What should you do? Seek medical advice before driving Drive only for short distances Only drive if accompanied by a full licence-holder Limit your driving to essential journeys 4301 CARS5.22 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER If you are feeling tired it is best to stop as soon as you can. Until then you should: Keep changing speed to improve concentration Gently tap the steering wheel Increase your speed to find a stopping place quickly Ensure a supply of fresh air 4302 CARS5.23 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER Your reaction will be much slower when driving: In rain Too quickly In fog If tired 4303 CARS5.24 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 3 ANSWERS Which THREE are likely to make you lose concentration while driving? Using a mobile phone Looking in your wing mirror Using your windscreen washers Listening to loud music Looking at road maps 4304 CARS5.26 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER A driver pulls out of a side road in front of you. You have to brake hard. You should Ignore the error and stay calm Overtake as soon as possible Sound your horn to show your annoyance Flash your lights to show your annoyance 4305 CARS5.27 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER A car driver pulls out causing you to brake. You should: Keep calm and not retaliate Flag the driver down and explain the mistake Drive close behind and sound your horn Overtake and sound your horn Version 4 4306 CARS5.28 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER Another driver does something that upsets you. You should: Sound your horn Flash your headlights several times Let them know how you feel Try not to react 4307 CARS5.29 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER An elderly person's driving ability could be affected because they may be unable to: Give signals correctly Understand road signs React very quickly Obtain car insurance 4308 CARS5.30 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER You take the wrong route and find you are well into a one-way street. You should: Turn around and drive against the one-way Reverse out of the road Continue to the end of the one-way street Reverse into a driveway 4309 CARS5.31 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER What is the maximum permissible alcohol level above which a driver must not drive? Breath alcohol level of 20 mg/100ml or blood alcohol level of 60mm/100ml. Breath alcohol level of 35 mg/100ml or blood alcohol level of 80mg/100ml. Breath alcohol level of 45 mg/100ml or blood alcohol level of 90mm/100ml. Breath alcohol level of 25 mg/100ml or blood alcohol level of 70mg/100ml. 4310 CARS6.1 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving on a quiet country road. What should you expect to see coming towards you on YOUR side of the road? Horse riders Bicycles Pedestrians Motorcycles Version 4 4311 CARS6.2 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER Which sign means that there may be people walking along the road? 4312 CARS6.4 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are turning left into a side road and find pedestrians that are crossing. You must: Switch on your hazard lights Sound your horn Wave them on Wait for them to cross 4313 CARS6.5 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are turning left at a junction. Pedestrians have suddenly started to cross the road. You should: Blow your horn and proceed Stop and wave at them to cross Go on giving them plenty of room Give way to them 4314 CARS6.10 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You want to emerge from a junction but your view is partly restricted by parked vehicles. What should you do? Stop get out and look along the main road to check Sound your horn and pull out if there is no reply Move out quickly but be prepared to stop Stop then move slowly forward until you have a clear view Version 4 4315 CARS6.11 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER 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? To check for emerging traffic To check for overtaking vehicles To make sure the side road is clear To look for pedestrians about to cross 4316 CARS6.13 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER What should a driver do at a pelican crossing when the red and amber lights are on? Move off Always wait for the green light before proceeding Give way to any pedestrians on the crossing Signal the pedestrian to cross 4317 CARS6.14 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 2 ANSWERS You have stopped at a pelican crossing. A disabled person is crossing slowly in front of you.The lights have now changed to green. You should: Drive in front of the person Edge forward slowly Allow the person to cross Sound your horn Be patient Drive behind the person 4318 CARS6.15 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER As you approach a pelican crossing the lights change to green but elderly people are halfway across. You should: Flash your lights in case they have not heard you Rev your engine to make them hurry Wave them to cross as quickly as they can Wait because they will take longer to cross 4319 CARS6.16 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER Look at this picture. What is the danger you should be most aware of? The car on the left may move off The driver of the ice cream van may get out The ice cream van may move off The child may run out into the road 4320 CARS6.17 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving past parked cars. You notice a wheel of a bicycle sticking out between them. What should you do? Brake sharply and flash your headlights Slow down and wave the cyclist across Accelerate past quickly and sound your horn Slow down and be prepared to stop for a cyclist 4321 CARS6.18 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving past a lane of parked cars and you notice a ball bouncing out into the road ahead. What should you do? Stop and wave the children across to fetch their ball Continue driving at the same speed and flash your headlights Slow down and be prepared to stop for children Continue driving at the same speed and sound your horn Version 4 4322 CARS6.19 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER If you are following a car driven by an elderly driver you should: Stay close behind and drive carefully Flash your lights and overtake Be aware that the driver's reactions may not be as fast as yours Expect the driver to drive badly 4323 CARS6.20 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER Which sign tells you that pedestrians may be walking in the road as there is no pavement? 4324 CARS6.21 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER Which sign means there maybe elderly pedestrians likely to cross the road? Version 4 4325 CARS6.22 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER If you see a pedestrian carrying a white stick, this shows that the person is: Elderly Deaf Disabled Blind 4326 CARS6.23 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving towards a pedestrian (zebra) crossing. Waiting to cross is a person in a wheelchair. You should: Wave to the person to wait Wave to the person to cross Continue on your way Be prepared to stop 4327 CARS6.24 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER What action should you take when elderly people are crossing the road? Tap the horn in case they are hard of hearing Be patient and allow them to cross in their own time Rev the engine to let them know that you are waiting Wave them across so they know that you have seen them 4328 CARS6.27 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You should NEVER attempt to overtake a cyclist: Just before you turn left On a dual carriageway On a one-way street Just before you turn right 4329 CARS6.28 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER If you are driving behind a cyclist and you wish to turn left just ahead. You should: Go around the cyclist on the junction Pull alongside the cyclist and stay level until after the junction Hold back until the cyclist has passed the junction Overtake the cyclist before the junction 4330 CARS6.29 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are coming up to a roundabout and a cyclist is signaling to turn right. What should you do: Signal the cyclist to move across Give a horn warning Overtake on the right Give the cyclist plenty of room 4331 CARS6.30 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving behind three cyclists. They approach a roundabout in the left-hand lane. In which direction should you expect the cyclists to go? Straight ahead Right Any direction Left Version 4 4332 CARS6.31 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are approaching a roundabout and see a cyclist signal right. Why is the cyclist keeping to the left? The cyclist thinks The highway Code does not apply to bicycles The cyclist is going to turn left instead It is quicker route for cyclist The cyclist is slower and more vulnerable 4333 CARS6.32 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER When you are overtaking a cyclist in the road you should leave as much room as you would give to a car. What is the main reason for this? The cyclist might have to make a right turn The cyclist might get off the bike The cyclist might change lanes The cyclist might swerve 4334 CARS6.38 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER Where should you take particular care to look out for motorcyclists and cyclists? On one-way streets At junctions At zebra crossings On dual carriageways 4335 CARS6.39 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER In daylight an approaching motorcyclist is using a dipped headlight. Why? So that the rider can be seen more easily The rider is inviting you to proceed To improve the rider's vision To stop the battery overcharging 4336 CARS6.42 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving behind a moped or a small motorcycle. You want to turn left just ahead. You should: Sound your horn as a warning and pull in front of the moped Pull alongside the moped and stay level until just before the junction Overtake the moped before the junction Stay behind until the moped has passed the junction 4337 CARS6.44 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 3 ANSWERS At road junctions which THREE of the following are most vulnerable? Motorcyclists Cyclists Lorry drivers Car drivers Pedestrians 4338 CARS6.45 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER When emerging from a side road into a queue of traffic which road users can be difficult to see? Motorcycles Cars Milk floats Tractors Version 4 4339 CARS6.46 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You want to turn right from a main road into a side road. Just before you turn you should: Stop and set the handbrake Select first gear Check for traffic overtaking on your right Cancel your right-turn signal 4340 CARS6.48 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving and ahead of you there is a vehicle with a flashing amber beacon.This means it is: Slow moving A school crossing patrol A doctor's car Broken down 4341 CARS6.50 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER An injured motorcyclist is lying unconscious in the road. You should: Remove the leather jacket Move the person off the road Remove the safety helmet Seek medical assistance 4342 CARS6.51 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER 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? The bus may remain stationary The bus may move off suddenly The bus may have broken down Pedestrians may come from behind the bus 4343 CARS6.52 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER How should you overtake horse riders? Use your horn just once to warn them Speed is not important but allow plenty of room Drive along their side and overtake as soon as possible Drive slowly and leave plenty of room 4344 CARS6.53 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You notice horse riders ahead of you. What should you do FIRST? Signal right Be prepared to slow down Accelerate around them Pull out to the middle of the road 4345 CARS6.54 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving on a narrow country road. Where would you find it most difficult to see horses and riders ahead of you? On left-hand bends On right-hand bends When uphill When downhill Version 4 4346 CARS6.55 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER A horse rider is in the left-hand lane approaching a roundabout. The driver behind should expect the rider to: Go ahead Turn left Turn right Go in any direction 4347 CARS6.56 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 2 ANSWERS You are approaching a roundabout. There are horses just ahead of you. You should: Sound your horn as a warning Give them plenty of room Accelerate past as quickly as possible Treat them like any other vehicle Be prepared to stop 4348 CARS6.57 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You see a group of horse riders as you approach a roundabout. They are signalling to go right but keeping well to the left. You should: Cut in front of them Keep close of them Proceed as normal Stay well back 4349 CARS6.58 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER What is the MOST common cause of road accidents? Mechanical failure Driver error Road conditions Weather conditions 4350 CARS6.60 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER Which age group is most likely to be involved in traffic accidents? 46 to 55-year-old 55-year-olds and over 36 to 45-year-old 18 to 25-year-old 4351 CARS6.61 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are following a learner driver who stalls at a junction. What should you do? Be patient as you expect them to make mistakes Immediately steer around them and drive on Start to rev your engine if they take too long to restart Drive up close behind and flash your headlights 4352 CARS7.4 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER You are waiting to emerge left from a minor road. A large vehicle is approaching from the right. You have time to turn, but you should wait. Why? The large vehicle can easily hide vehicles from the left The large vehicle is difficult to steer in a straight line The large vehicle can turn suddenly The large vehicle can easily hide an overtaking vehicle Version 4 4353 CARS7.5 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving behind a large articulated vehicle (trailer). It is going to turn left into a narrow road. What action should you take? Overtake quickly before the lorry moves out Pass on the left as the vehicle moves out Be prepared to stop behind it Move out and overtake on the offside 4354 CARS7.6 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving behind a long vehicle. It approaches a crossroads and signals left, but moves out to the right. You should: Overtake as it starts to slow down Stay well back and give it room Assume the signal is wrong and it is really turning right Get closer in order to pass it quickly 4355 CARS7.7 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving behind a long vehicle approaching a crossroad. The driver signals right but moves close to the left-hand kerb. What should you do? Overtake on the right-hand side Wait behind the long vehicle Report the driver to the police Warn the driver of the wrong signal 4356 CARS7.8 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER You are approaching a small roundabout. The long vehicle in front is signaling left but is positioned over to the right. You should: Follow the same course as the lorry Overtake on the left Sound your horn Keep well back 4357 CARS7.9 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER You keep well back while waiting to overtake a large lorry. Another car fills the gap. You should: Start to overtake Drop back further Flash your headlights Sound your horn 4358 CARS7.10 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER Before overtaking a large vehicle or lorry you should keep well back. Why is this? To offer other drivers a safe gap if they want to overtake you To get the best view of the road ahead To leave a gap in case it stops and rolls back To give acceleration space to overtake quickly on blind bends Version 4 4359 CARS7.11 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER You wish to overtake a long, slow moving vehicle or lorry on a busy road with oncoming traffic. You should: Stay behind until the driver waves you past Flash your headlights for the oncoming traffic to give way Follow it closely and keep moving out to see the road ahead Keep well back until you can see that it is clear 4360 CARS7.12 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving downhill. There is a car parked on the other side of the road partly blocking the road. Large, slow lorries are coming towards you. You should: Pull over on the right behind the parked car Slow down and give way Speed up and get past quickly Keep going because you have the right of way 4361 CARS7.13 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER When about to overtake a long vehicle or lorry you should: Flash your lights and wait for the driver to signal when it is safe Stay well back from the lorry to obtain a better view Drive close to the lorry in order to pass more quickly Sound the horn to warn the driver that you are there 4362 CARS7.15 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 2 ANSWERS You are traveling behind a bus that suddenly pulls up at a bus stop. What should you do? Be ready to give way to the bus Pull in closely behind the bus Watch carefully for pedestrians Accelerate past the bus sounding your horn 4363 CARS7.16 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 2 ANSWERS You are driving in a city. Ahead of you a bus is at a bus stop. Which TWO of the following should you do? Be prepared to give way if the bus suddenly moves off Continue at the same speed but sound your horn as warning Watch carefully for the sudden appearance of pedestrians Pass the bus as quickly as you possibly can 4364 CARS7.17 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER When you approach a bus that is about to move off from a bus stop you should: Signal left and wave the bus on Allow it to pull away, if it is safe to do so Flash your headlights as you approach Get past before it moves 4365 CARS7.19 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER What is the effect of not keeping to the two second rule 'tailgating' when driving on a dry and good road surface? When stationary vehicles are too close in a queue When a vehicle is with its back doors open When a vehicle delivering goods has its tailgate down When a driver is following another vehicle too closely Version 4 4366 CARS7.20 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER You are following a large lorry on a wet road. Spray makes it difficult to see. You should: Drop back until you can see better Speed up and overtake quickly Keep close to the lorry away from the spray Put your headlights on full beam 4367 CARS7.21 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving on a dual- carriageway with surface spray. You should use: Your sidelights Your dipped headlights Your rear fog lights Your hazard flashers 4368 CARS8.1 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 2 ANSWERS What are TWO main reasons why coasting downhill is dangerous or wrong? It damages the engine You have less braking and steering control It puts more wear and tear on the tyres The vehicle will pick up speed Fuel consumption will be higher 4369 CARS8.3 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER Why is coasting wrong or dangerous? The engine will run faster It will make the engine stall It will cause the car to skid There is no engine braking 4370 CARS8.4 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 2 ANSWERS Hills can affect the performance of your vehicle. Which TWO apply when driving up steep hills? The engine will work harder The steering will feel heavier You will slow down sooner Higher gears will pull better Overtaking will be easier 4371 CARS8.5 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER You are approaching a bend at a high speed. You should begin to brake. After changing gears Before the bend After the bend On the bend 4372 CARS8.6 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER You are following a vehicle at a safe distance on a wet and slippery road. Another driver overtakes you and pulls into the gap you have left. What should you do? Stay close to the other vehicle until it moves on Try to overtake safely as soon as you can Drop back to regain a safe distance Flash your headlights as a warning Version 4 4373 CARS8.8 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 3 ANSWERS In which THREE of these situations may you overtake another vehicle on the inside, or the left? When the vehicle in front is to turn right When a slower vehicle is in the right-hand lane of a dual carriageway When you are in a one-way street In slow-moving traffic queues when traffic in the right-hand lane is moving more slowly 4374 CARS8.9 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 3 ANSWERS Which THREE of the following will affect your stopping distance? The street lighting The weather The time of day The tyres on your vehicle How fast you are going 4375 CARS8.10 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER You are in a very heavy downpour. Your overall stopping distance is likely to be: Doubled No different Up to ten times greater Halved 4376 CARS8.15 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER You have to make a journey in foggy conditions. You should: Keep two seconds behind other vehicles Never use demisters and windscreens wipers. Leave plenty of time for your journey Follow closely other vehicle's tail lights 4377 CARS8.22 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER You are following other vehicles in fog with your lights on. How else can you reduce the chances of being involved in an accident? Keep together with the faster vehicles Use your main beam instead of dipped headlights Keep close to the vehicle in front Reduce your speed and increase the gap 4378 CARS8.23 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER Why should you always reduce your speed when driving in fog? Because the engine's colder Because you could be dazzled by other people's fog lights Because the brakes do not work as well Because it is more difficult to see events ahead 4379 CARS8.24 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving in fog. Why should you keep well back from the vehicle in front? In case its brake lights dazzle you In case its fog lights dazzle you In case it stops suddenly In case it changes direction suddenly Version 4 4380 CARS8.25 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER Using rear fog lights in clear daylight or tunnels will: Be useful when towing a trailer Make following drivers keep back Dazzle others drivers Give extra protection 4381 CARS8.30 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 2 ANSWERS Which TWO of the following are correct? When overtaking at night you should: Wait until a bend so that you can see the oncoming headlights Put headlights on full beam Beware of the bends in the road ahead Sound your horn twice before moving out Be careful because you can see less 4382 CARS8.31 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER You are overtaking a car at night. You must be sure that: Your rear fog lights are switched on You have switched your lights to full beam before overtaking You flash your headlamps before overtaking You do not dazzle other road users 4383 CARS8.32 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER At night you are dazzled by headlights of vehicles coming towards you. You should: Put your hand over your eyes Slow down or stop Switch on your main beam headlights Pull down your sun visor 4384 CARS8.33 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER You are dazzled by headlights of oncoming vehicles when driving at night. What should you do? Slow down or stop Flash your lights Drive faster past the oncoming car Brake hard 4385 CARS8.34 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER You are on a narrow road at night. A slower-moving vehicle ahead has been signalling right for some time. What should you do? Signal right and sound your horn Flash your headlights before overtaking Overtake on the left Wait for the signal to be cancelled before overtaking 4386 CARS8.35 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 2 ANSWERS Which TWO are correct? The passing places on a narrow single- track road are: To pull into if the car behind wants to overtake To turn the car around in if you are lost For stopping and checking your route To pull into if an oncoming vehicle wants to proceed For taking a rest from driving Version 4 4387 CARS8.36 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER You see a vehicle coming towards you on a narrow single-track road. You should: Put on your hazard warning lights Do an emergency stop Stop at a passing place Reverse back to the main road 4388 CARS9.1 DUAL CARRIAGEWAY RULES MARK 1 ANSWER As soon as you join a dual carriageway you should normally: Position your vehicle in the centre lane Readjust your mirrors Try to overtake Keep in the left lane 4389 CARS9.2 DUAL CARRIAGEWAY RULES MARK 1 ANSWER When joining a dual carriageway you must always: Come to a stop before joining the dual carriageway Stop at the end of the acceleration lane Use the hard shoulder Give way to traffic already on the dual carriageway 4390 CARS9.3 DUAL CARRIAGEWAY RULES MARK 1 ANSWER A fundamental rule when driving on a dual carriageway is: Try to keep above 50 kph to prevent congestion Keep to the left lane unless overtaking Overtake on the side that is clearest Use the lane that has least traffic 4391 CARS9.4 DUAL CARRIAGEWAY RULES MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving on a dual carriageway and the car ahead shows its hazard lights for a short time. This tells you that: There is a police speed check up ahead The other car is going to change lanes Traffic ahead is slowing or stopping suddenly The driver wants you to overtake 4392 CARS9.5 DUAL CARRIAGEWAY RULES MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving on a dual carriageway. You have to slow down quickly due to a hazard. You should: Switch on your hazard lights Flash your headlights Sound your horn Switch on your headlights 4393 CARS9.6 DUAL CARRIAGEWAY RULES MARK 2 ANSWERS Which vehicles are normally fitted with amber flashing beacons on the roof? Coastguard Maintenance vehicles Blood transfusion team Breakdown recovery vehicles Doctor's car Version 4 4394 CARS9.7 DUAL CARRIAGEWAY RULES MARK 1 ANSWER What should you use the hard shoulder of a multi-lane- carriageway for? Stopping in an emergency Joining the dual-carriageway Stopping when you are tired Leaving the dual-carriageway 4395 CARS9.8 DUAL CARRIAGEWAY RULES MARK 1 ANSWER After a breakdown you need to rejoin the main carriageway of a multi-lane-carriageway from the hard shoulder. You should: Wait on the hard shoulder until someone flashes their headlights at you Move out onto the carriageway using your hazard lights Gain speed on the hard shoulder before moving out onto the carriageway Move out onto the carriageway then build up your speed 4396 CARS9.9 DUAL CARRIAGEWAY RULES MARK 1 ANSWER The minimum safe time gap to keep between you and the vehicle in front in good conditions is at least: Three seconds One second Four seconds Two seconds 4397 CARS9.10 DUAL CARRIAGEWAY RULES MARK 1 ANSWER You are intending to leave the multi-lane-carriageway at the next exit. Before you reach the exit you should normally position your vehicle: In any lane In the left-hand lane On the hard shoulder In the middle lane 4398 CARS9.11 DUAL CARRIAGEWAY RULES MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving on a multi-lane- carriageway. By mistake, you go past the exit that you wanted to take. You should: Make a U-turn at the next gap in the central reservation Carry on to the next exit Carefully reverse in the left-hand lane Carefully reverse on the hard shoulder 4399 CARS10.1 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You may drive over a footpath: If no pedestrians are near When the pavement is very wide To overtake slow-moving traffic To gain lawful access into a property 4400 CARS10.3 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER What is the national speed limit outside built up areas unless otherwise indicated for cars and motorcycles? 100kph 60kph 80kph 50 kph Version 4 4401 CARS10.4 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER What is the national speed limit unless otherwise indicated on dual carriageways for cars and motorcycles? 50kph 70kph 80kph 100kph 4402 CARS10.7 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 3 ANSWERS You are driving along a street with parked vehicles on the left-hand side. For which THREE reasons should you keep your speed down? Children may run out from between the vehicles Drivers' doors may open Vehicles may be pulling out You may set off car alarms So that oncoming traffic can see you more clearly 4403 CARS10.8 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You meet an obstruction on your side of the road. You should: Accelerate to get past first Give way to oncoming traffic Wave oncoming vehicles through Drive on; it is your right of way 4404 CARS10.9 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER There is a tractor ahead of you. You wish to overtake but you are NOT sure if it is safe to do so. You should: Speed through but flash your lights to oncoming traffic Sound your horn to the slow vehicle to pull over Follow another overtaking vehicle through Not overtake if you are in doubt 4405 CARS10.10 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 3 ANSWERS Which three of the following are most likely to take an unusual course at roundabouts? Bread vans Horse riders Delivery vans Long vehicles Cyclists Estate cars 4406 CARS10.11 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You are leaving your vehicle parked on a road. When may you leave the engine running? When in a 40 kph zone If the battery is flat If you will be parked for less than five minutes Not on any occasion 4407 CARS10.12 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 5 ANSWERS In which Five places must you NOT park or wait? On the slope of a hill On the brow of a hill In front of someone else's drive-way/garage Opposite a traffic island On a dual carriageway At a bus stop Version 4 4408 CARS10.13 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER What is the nearest you may park your vehicle to a junction? 5 meters (16 feet) 15 meters (49 feet) 12 meters (39 feet) 10 meters (32 feet) 4409 CARS10.14 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You are finding it difficult to find a parking place in a busy town. You can see there is space on the zigzag lines of a zebra crossing. Can you park there? Yes if you don't block people from crossing Yes in order to drop off a passenger No unless you stay with your car No not under any circumstances 4410 CARS10.15 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 2 ANSWERS In which TWO places must you NOT park? At a bus stop In a one-way street In a side road Near a school entrance Near a police station 4411 CARS10.17 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You are looking for somewhere to park your vehicle. The area is full EXCEPT for spaces marked 'disabled use'. You can: Use these spaces disabled or not Park if you stay with your vehicle Use these spaces when elsewhere is full Not park there unless permitted 4412 CARS10.18 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving at night with full- beam headlights on. A vehicle is overtaking you. You should dip your lights: Only if the other driver dips his headlights Before the vehicles starts to pass you Some time after the vehicles has passed you As soon as the vehicle passes you 4413 CARS10.19 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 2 ANSWERS You are driving on a two-lane carriageway. For which TWO of the following would you use the right- hand lane? Overtaking Mending punctures Constant high speed driving Driving at the minimum allowed speed Turning right Normal driving 4414 CARS10.20 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You are entering an area of roadworks. There is a temporary speed limit displayed. You must: Not exceed the speed limit Obey the limit except for overnight Accept the speed limit as advisable Obey the limit only during rush hour Version 4 4415 CARS10.21 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You are approaching a busy junction. There are several lanes with road markings. At the last moment you realise that you are in the wrong lane. You should: Continue in that lane Use clear arm signals to cut across Stop until the area has cleared Force your way across 4416 CARS10.22 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER Where may you overtake on a one- way street? Only on the right-hand side Overtaking is not allowed Only on the left-hand side Either on the right or the left 4417 CARS10.23 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You are going along a single-track road with passing places only on the right. The driver behind wishes to overtake. You should: Drive into a passing place on your right Switch on your hazard warning lights Wait opposite a passing place on your right Speed up to get away from the following driver 4418 CARS10.24 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 2 ANSWERS You are on a road that is only wide enough for one vehicle. There is a car coming towards you. Which TWO of these would be correct? Wait opposite a passing place on your left Pull into a passing place if your vehicle is wider Force the other driver to reverse Wait opposite a passing place on your right Pull into a passing place on your left Pull into a passing place on your right 4419 CARS10.25 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER Signals are normally given by direction indicators and: Brake lights Interior lights Fog lights Side lights 4420 CARS10.26 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER When going straight ahead at a roundabout you should: Indicate left just after you pass the exit before the one you will take Indicate left when approaching the roundabout Indicate right when approaching the roundabout Not indicate at any time 4421 CARS10.27 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER Which vehicle might have to use a different course than normal at roundabouts? Estate car Van Sports car Long vehicle Version 4 4422 CARS10.28 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You are going straight ahead at a roundabout. How should you signal? Signal right on the approach and then left to leave the roundabout Signal left on the approach to the roundabout and keep the signal on until you leave Signal left as you leave the roundabouts Signal left just after you pass the exit before the one you will take 4423 CARS10.29 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER At a crossroads there are no signs or road markings. Two vehicles approach. Which has priority? Neither vehicle Vehicles approaching from the right The vehicle on the widest road The fastest vehicle 4424 CARS10.30 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER Who has priority at an unmarked crossroads? The driver on the wider road No one The driver who is going faster The driver of the larger vehicle 4425 CARS10.31 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You are intending to turn right at a junction. An oncoming driver is also turning right. It will normally be safer to: Keep the other vehicle to your RIGHT and turn behind it (offside to offside) Hold back, wait for the other driver to turn first Carry on and turn at the next junction instead Keep the other vehicle to your LEFT and turn in front of it (nearside to nearside) 4426 CARS10.32 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER The dual carriageway you are turning right onto has a narrow central reservation. You should: Emerge slightly to show your intentions Wait until the road is clear in both directions Stop in the first lane so that other vehicles give way Proceed to central reservation and wait 4427 CARS10.33 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER While driving you intend to turn left into a minor road. On the approach you should: Swing out wide just before turning Keep in the middle of the road Keep just left of the middle of the road Keep well to the left of the road Version 4 4428 CARS10.34 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You may only enter a box junction when: You need to turn left The traffic lights show green Your exit road is clear There are less than two vehicles in front of you 4429 CARS10.35 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER Someone is waiting to cross at a zebra crossing. They are standing on the pavement. You should normally: Ignore them as they are still on the pavement Stop before you reach the zigzag lines and let them cross Stop, let them cross and wait patiently Go on quickly before they step onto the crossing 4430 CARS10.36 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You are on a busy main road and find that you are in a wrong direction. What should you do? Make a 'three point' turn in the main road Make a U-turn in the main road Turn into a side road on the road on the right and reverse into the main road. Turn round in a side road 4431 CARS10.39 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You are parked in a busy high street. What is the safest way to turn your vehicle around to go the opposite way? Find a quiet side road to turn round in Do a U-turn Get someone to stop the traffic Drive into a side road and reverse into the main road 4432 CARS10.42 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 2 ANSWERS Why is it important for you to maintain road position. So that you are on the correct side of the road before and after turning left or right at junctions and when approaching roundabouts So that you are always in the correct lane on a multi-lane road. Staying in the lane of your choice as long as you are driving within the speed limit. So that nobody can overtake you if they are speeding. 4433 CARS10.43 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER What lights should you use and why, when going through a tunnel? No lights are necessary as tunnels have their own lighting. Dipped-beam to help you see and also be clearly seen by others. Hazard warning lights so nobody drives too near. Main-beam to see clearly where you are going. Version 4 4434 CARS10.44 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 2 ANSWERS When can you overtake in a tunnel? On the outside lane if the vehicle in front of you on the inner lane is not going fast enough. On the inside lane if the vehicle in front of me on the outside lane is not going fast enough. Never under normal circumstances as overtaking in tunnels is prohibited. If a broken down vehicle or other static hazard is obstructing the lane you are driving in, after having checked and signaled correctly 4435 CARS10.45 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER What are the maximum national speed limits for cars and motorcycles in built-up areas and elsewhere? 40kph and 70kph 50kph and 80kph 30kph and 60kph 45kph and 100kph 4436 CARS11.1 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER You MUST obey signs giving orders. These signs are mostly in: Blue rectangles Red triangles Green rectangles Red circles 4437 CARS11.25 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER At a mini-roundabout you should: Give way to traffic from the right Stop even when clear Give way to traffic from the other way Give way to traffic from the left 4438 CARS11.27 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does a circular traffic sign with a blue background do? Give motorway information Give directions to a car park Give warning of a motorway ahead Give an instruction 4440 CARS11.29 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does a sign with a brown background show? Tourist directions Minor routes Motorway routes Primary roads Version 4 4441 CARS11.30 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What are triangular signs for? To give warnings To give directions To give order To give information 4442 CARS11.34 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 4 ANSWERS Which FOUR of these would be indicated by a triangular road sign? Ahead only Children crossing T-junction Road narrows Tunnel ahead Minimum speed 4443 CARS11.55 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER You are approaching a red traffic light. The signal will change from red to: Red and amber then green Green and amber then green Amber then green Green then amber 4444 CARS11.56 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER A red traffic light means: Proceed with caution Stop if you are able to brake safely You must stop and wait behind the stop line You should stop unless turning left 4445 CARS11.57 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER At traffic lights amber on its own means: Go if no pedestrians are crossing Go if the way is clear Prepare to go Prepare to stop at the stop line 4446 CARS11.58 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER A red traffic light means: You must stop behind the white stop line You must slow down and prepare to stop if traffic has started to cross You may turn left if it is safe to do so You may drive straight on if there is no other traffic Version 4 4447 CARS11.59 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER You are approaching traffic lights. Red and amber are showing. This means: The lights are about to change to red There is a fault with the lights - take care Wait for the green light before you pass the lights Pass the lights if the road is clear 4448 CARS11.60 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER You are at a junction controlled by traffic lights. When should you NOT proceed at green? When you intend to turn right When your intended route from the junction is blocked When you think the lights may be about to change When pedestrians are waiting to cross 4449 CARS11.61 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What do these zigzag lines at pedestrian crossings mean? No parking at any time Sounding of horns is not allowed Slow down to 20kph Parking allowed only for a short time 4450 CARS11.66 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER You are to turn right in busy traffic. How would you confirm your intention safely? Position over the centre line at an angle Give an arm signal as well as an indicator signal Flash your headlamp Sound the horn 4451 CARS11.67 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER You want to turn right at a junction but you think that your indicators cannot be seen clearly. What should you do? Keep well over to the right Stay in the left-hand lane Get out and check if your indicators can be seen Give an arm signal as well as an indicator signal 4453 CARS11.69 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Why should you make sure that you have cancelled your indicators after turning? To avoid damage to the indicator relay To avoid misleading other road users To avoid dazzling other road users To avoid flattening the battery Version 4 4454 CARS11.70 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER You are waiting at a T-junction. A vehicle is coming from the right with the left signalflashing. What should you do? Move out slowly Wait until the vehicle starts to turn in Pull out before the vehicle reaches the junction Move out and accelerate hard 4455 CARS11.73 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What is the maximum speed limit in a built up area unless indicated otherwise? 60kph 40kph 50kph 30 kph 4456 CARS12.1 DOCUMENTS MARK 1 ANSWER To supervise a learner driver you must: Have held a full licence for at least 5 years Hold an advanced driving certificate Be an approved driving instructor Be at least 23 4457 CARS12.2 DOCUMENTS MARK 3 ANSWERS For which THREE of these must you show your motor insurance certificate? When you are taxing your vehicle When a police officer asks you for it When having a VRT inspection When buying or selling a vehicle 4458 CARS12.3 DOCUMENTS MARK 1 ANSWER Before driving anyone else's motor vehicle you should make sure that: The owner has left the insurance documents in the vehicle Your own vehicle has insurance cover The vehicle is also insured for your use The vehicle owner has third party insurance cover 4459 CARS12.4 DOCUMENTS MARK 1 ANSWER What is the legal minimum insurance cover you must have to drive on public roads? Personal injury cover Fully comprehensive Third party fire and theft Third party only 4460 CARS12.7 DOCUMENTS MARK 3 ANSWERS Which THREE of the following do you need before you can drive legally? Proper insurance cover A vehicle handbook Breakdown cover A valid road tax disc displayed on your vehicle A valid signed driving licence Proof of your identity Version 4 4461 CARS12.8 DOCUMENTS MARK 2 ANSWERS Which TWO pieces of information are found on a vehicle registration document? Make of the vehicle Registered owner Type of insurance cover Date of the VRT Service history details 4462 CARS12.9 DOCUMENTS MARK 1 ANSWER What is the maximum number of penalty points that will automatically disqualify a driver who holds a probationary driving licence? 4 points a year over a 3 year period. 12 points at any time during a 3 year period. 18 points over a two year period. 10 points during any one year period. 15 points over a five 5 year period. 4463 CARS12.10 DOCUMENTS MARK 1 ANSWER Apart from complying with any punishment according to law what will a disqualified driver have to do to obtain a driving licence? Simply re-sit and pass the test of skills and behaviour. Re-apply as for a new driver after expiry of disqualification period and must re-sit and pass the theory test Pay any outstanding fines submit a new licence application after expiry of disqualification period and re-sit and pass both the theory and practical tests Wait for any disqualification period to pass and apply for a duplicate driving licence. 4464 CARS12.11 DOCUMENTS MARK 1 ANSWER Who is responsible for ensuring that a vehicle is fully road worthy when driven on a public road? Nobody in particular. Your mechanic. The VRT tester. You the driver. 4465 CARS13.1 ACCIDENTS MARK 1 ANSWER At the scene of an accident you should: Not put yourself at risk Leave vehicle engines switched on Pull everybody out of their vehicles Go to those casualties who are screaming 4466 CARS13.2 ACCIDENTS MARK 4 ANSWERS You are the first to arrive at the scene of an accident. Which FOUR of these should you do? Warn other traffic Call the emergency services Move uninjured people away from the vehicle(s) Switch off the vehicle engine(s) Leave as soon as another motorist arrives Offer casualties something to drink 4467 CARS13.3 ACCIDENTS MARK 3 ANSWERS You are the first person to arrive at an accident where people are badly injured. Which THREE should you do? Move the people who are injured clear of their vehicles Try and get people who are injured to drink something Get people who are not injured clear of the scene Make sure that someone telephones for an ambulance Switch on your own hazard warning lights Version 4 4468 CARS13.4 ACCIDENTS MARK 1 ANSWER You arrive at the scene of a motorcycle accident. The rider is injured. When should the helmet be removed? Only when it is essential Always unless they are in shock Only when the motorcyclist asks Always straight away 4469 CARS13.5 ACCIDENTS MARK 3 ANSWERS You arrive at a serious motorcycle accident. The motorcyclist is unconscious and bleeding. Your main priorities should be to: Check the casualty's breathing Try to stop any bleeding Sweep up any loose debris Take the numbers of the vehicles involved Check that the airway is clear Make a list of witnesses 4470 CARS13.6 ACCIDENTS MARK 1 ANSWER You arrive at an accident. A motorcyclist is unconscious. Your FIRST priority is the casualty's Breathing Bruising Broken bones Bleeding 4471 CARS13.7 ACCIDENTS MARK 3 ANSWERS At an accident a casualty is unconscious. Which THREE of the following should you check urgently? Broken bones Airway Shock Circulation Breathing 4472 CARS13.8 ACCIDENTS MARK 3 ANSWERS In first aid what does ABC stand for? Circulation Airway Bleeding Alert Breathing Conscious 4473 CARS13.9 ACCIDENTS MARK 3 ANSWERS At an accident someone is unconscious. Your main priorities should be to: Make sure they are breathing Check that the airway is clear Stop any heavy bleeding Count the number of vehicles involved Take the names of witnesses Sweep up the broken glass 4474 CARS13.11 ACCIDENTS MARK 2 ANSWERS There has been an accident. The driver is suffering from shock. You should: Not leave the driver alone Reassure the driver Ask who caused the accident Offer the driver a cigarette Give the driver a drink Version 4 4475 CARS13.12 ACCIDENTS MARK 3 ANSWERS You are at the scene of an accident. Someone is suffering from shock. You should: Reassure them constantly Loosen any tight clothing Keep them warm Offer them a warm drink Offer them a cigarette 4476 CARS13.13 ACCIDENTS MARK 1 ANSWER You arrive at the scene of a motorcycle accident. No other vehicle is involved. The rider is unconscious lying in the middle of the road. The first thing you should do is: Give the rider reassurance Warn other traffic Clear the road of debris Move the rider out of the road 4477 CARS13.14 ACCIDENTS MARK 1 ANSWER At an accident a small child is not breathing. When giving a mouth to mouth you should breathe Rapidly Gently Heavily Sharply 4478 CARS13.15 ACCIDENTS MARK 3 ANSWERS To start mouth to mouth on a casualty you should: Pinch the nostrils together Tilt their head back Put their arms across their chest Clear the airway Tilt their head forward 4479 CARS13.16 ACCIDENTS MARK 2 ANSWERS You arrive at the scene of an accident and a casualty is suffering from severe burns. You should: Remove anything sticking to burns Reassure casualties constantly Lay the casualty down Douse the burn thoroughly with cold water 4480 CARS13.17 ACCIDENTS MARK 1 ANSWER You arrive at an accident where someone is suffering from severe burns. You should: Remove anything stuck to the burns Burst any blisters Apply lotions to the injury Douse the burns with cold water 4481 CARS13.18 ACCIDENTS MARK 2 ANSWERS You arrive at the scene of an accident. A pedestrian has a severe bleeding wound on the leg although it is not broken. What should you do? Fetch them a warm drink Raise the leg to lessen bleeding Apply firm pressure to the wound to stop bleeding Keep both legs flat on the ground Dab the wound to stop bleeding Version 4 4482 CARS13.19 ACCIDENTS MARK 1 ANSWER You arrive at a scene of an accident. A passenger is bleeding badly from an arm wound. What should you do? Get them a drink Dab the wound Apply pressure over the wound and keep the arm down Apply pressure over the wound and raise the arm 4483 CARS13.20 ACCIDENTS MARK 1 ANSWER At an accident a casualty is unconscious but still breathing. You should only move the person if : Bystanders will help you to Bystanders advise you to There is further danger to the casualty An ambulance is on its way 4484 CARS13.21 ACCIDENTS MARK 1 ANSWER At an accident you suspect that a casualty has back injuries. The area is safe. You should: Offer them a cigarette Not move them at all Raise their legs Offer them a drink 4485 CARS13.25 ACCIDENTS MARK 3 ANSWERS The police may ask you to produce which three of these documents following an accident? Driving licence Vehicle registration document (log book) Road tax disc VRT test certificate Insurance certificate 4486 CARS13.28 ACCIDENTS MARK 1 ANSWER On the dual carriageway the hard shoulder should be used To check a road atlas When an emergency arises For a short rest when tired To answer a mobile phone 4487 CARS14.1 VEHICLE LOADING MARK 2 ANSWERS Overloading your vehicle can seriously affect the : Handling Steering Journey time Battery life Gearbox 4488 CARS14.2 VEHICLE LOADING MARK 1 ANSWER Who is responsible for making sure that a vehicle is not overloaded? The driver of the vehicle The owner of the vehicle The person who loaded the vehicle The owner of the items being carried Version 4 4489 CARS10.2 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER What is the meaning of this sign? No entry to vehicular traffic No waiting on the carriageway National speed limit applies Local speed limit applies 4490 CARS10.5 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You see this sign ahead of you. It means: The minimum speed limit ahead is 30 kph You are leaving the 30 kph speed limit area Start to slow down to 30 kph after passing it Do not exceed 30 kph after passing it 4491 CARS10.6 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER What does a speed limit sign like this mean? The speed shown allows for various road and weather conditions The speed shown is the advised maximum It is safe to drive at the speed shown You must not exceed the speed shown 4492 CARS10.16 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER What is the meaning of this sign? School crossing patrol Waiting restrictions National speed limit No entry 4493 CARS11.2 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Traffic signs giving orders are generally which shape? Version 4 4494 CARS11.3 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Which type of sign tells you NOT to do something? 4495 CARS11.4 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Maximum speed limit with traffic calming measures Only 20 cars allowed at any one time Parking area for 20 cars only Minimum speed limit with traffic calming measures 4496 CARS11.5 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Which sign means no motor vehicles are allowed? Version 4 4497 CARS11.6 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Which of these signs means no motor vehicles? 4498 CARS11.7 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Minimum speed limit 30kph No vehicles over 30 tonnes New speed limit 20 kph End of 20kph zone 4499 CARS11.8 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? No motor vehicles Cars and motorcycles only Clearway (no stopping) No overtaking 4500 CARS11.9 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? No through road No road markings No parking No entry 4501 CARS11.10 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? No traffic from the right Road on the right closed Bend on the right No right turn Version 4 4502 CARS11.11 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Which sign means 'no entry'? 4503 CARS11.12 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Two-way traffic No motor vehicles You have priority No overtaking 4504 CARS11.13 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Form two lanes Give way to oncoming traffic Do not overtake Keep in one lane 4505 CARS11.14 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Waiting restrictions apply Clearway (no stopping) National speed limit applies Waiting permitted Version 4 4506 CARS11.15 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Which sign means 'no stopping'? 4507 CARS11.16 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Roundabout No entry No stopping Crossroads 4508 CARS11.17 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER You see this sign ahead. It means: National speed limit applies No entry No stopping Waiting restrictions apply 4509 CARS11.18 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this traffic sign mean? No overtaking allowed One-way traffic only Two way traffic Give priority to oncoming traffic Version 4 4510 CARS11.19 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What is the meaning of this traffic sign? Bus lane ahead Give priority to vehicles coming towards you You have priority over vehicles coming towards you End of two-way road 4511 CARS11.20 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Which sign means 'traffic has priority over oncoming vehicles'? 4512 CARS11.21 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What MUST you do when you see this sign? Stop ONLY if a red light is showing Stop ONLY if children are waiting to cross Stop ONLY if traffic is approaching Stop even if the road is clear 4513 CARS11.22 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Two-way traffic ahead You are entering a one-way street No overtaking You have priority over vehicles from the opposite direction Version 4 4514 CARS11.23 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What shape is a STOP sign at a junction? 4515 CARS11.24 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Which shape is used for GIVE WAY sign? Version 4 4516 CARS11.26 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Give way to oncoming vehicles Turn off at the next available junction Approaching traffic passes you on both sides Pass either side to get to the same destination 4517 CARS11.31 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign means? Give way T-junction No through road Turn left ahead 4518 CARS11.32 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Crossroads Ahead only Level crossing without gate Level crossing with gate 4519 CARS11.33 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Ring road Mini-roundabout No vehicles Roundabout 4520 CARS11.35 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Which sign means that pedestrians may be walking together along the road? Version 4 4521 CARS11.36 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Which of these signs warn you of a pedestrian crossing? 4522 CARS11.37 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? No footpath ahead School crossing ahead Pedestrian crossing ahead Pedestrians only ahead 4523 CARS11.38 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? School crossing patrol Pedestrian zone - no vehicles No pedestrians allowed Pedestrian crossing ahead Version 4 4524 CARS11.39 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Which of these signs means there is a double bend ahead? 4525 CARS11.40 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Humpback bridge Humps in the road Exiting tunnels Entrance to tunnel 4526 CARS11.41 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Low bridge ahead Tunnel ahead Accident black spot ahead Ancient monument ahead Version 4 4527 CARS11.42 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Which of these signs means the end of a dual carriageway? 4528 CARS11.43 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? End of dual carriageway End of narrow bridge Road narrows Tall bridge 4529 CARS11.44 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Two-way traffic ahead across a one-way street Motorway contra flow system ahead Two-way traffic straight ahead Traffic approaching you has priority 4530 CARS11.45 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this traffic sign mean? Slippery road ahead Service area ahead Danger ahead Tyres liable to punctures ahead Version 4 4531 CARS11.46 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER You are about to overtake when you see this sign. You should: Switch your headlights on before overtaking Move to the right to get a better view Overtake the other driver as quickly as possible Hold back until you can see clearly ahead 4532 CARS11.47 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Steep hill upwards Steep hill downwards Uneven road Adverse camber 4533 CARS11.48 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Quayside or river bank Road liable to flooding Slippery road Steep hill downwards 4534 CARS11.49 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Turn left for ferry terminal No through road on the left No entry for traffic turning left Turn left for parking area 4535 CARS11.50 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? Toilet ahead Telephone box ahead T-junction No through road Version 4 4536 CARS11.51 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Which sign means 'no through road'? 4537 CARS11.52 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Which of the following signs informs you that you are coming to a No Through Road? 4538 CARS11.53 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER What does this sign mean? The right-hand lane ahead is narrow Right hand lane for turning right Right-hand lane for buses only The right-hand lane ahead is closed Version 4 4539 CARS11.54 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER You see this traffic light ahead. Which light(s) will come on next? Red alone Green alone Green and amber together Red and amber together 4540 CARS11.62 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER This marking appears on the road just before a No through road sign Give way sign Stop sign No entry sign 4541 CARS11.63 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER You see this line across the road at the entrance to a roundabout. What does it mean? Give way to traffic from the right Stop at the line You have right of way Traffic from the left has right of way 4542 CARS11.64 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER The driver of the car in front is giving this signal. What does it mean? The driver wishes to overtake The driver intends to turn right The driver is slowing down The drivers intends to turn left 4543 CARS11.65 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER The driver of this car is giving an arm signal. What is he about to do? Let pedestrians cross Turn to the left Go straight ahead Turn to the right Version 4 4544 CARS11.71 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Which of these signs means that the national speed limit applies? 4545 CARS11.72 ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS MARK 1 ANSWER Which of the following describe these road markings? Hatched traffic stream separator warning lines that may be used for overtaking as long as no traffic is coming from the opposite direction Central reservation and can be used for overtaking if no traffic is coming from the opposite direction. Hatching bordered by continuous solid white lines intended to separate two opposing streams of traffic which lines must not be crossed or entered into except in an emergency or when directed to do so by the police 4547 CARS1.16 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER The white arrow in the diagram means that you should not plan to : Turn left Turn right Overtake Slow down 4548 CARS1.17 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER The road marking in the diagram warns : Drivers that it is safe to overtake Overtaking drivers there is a bend to the left Overtaking drivers to move back to the left Drivers to use the hard shoulder Version 4 4549 CARS5.1 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 1 ANSWER You see this sign ahead. You should expect the road to: Bend sharply to the right Go steeply downhill Bend sharply to the left Steep hill upwards 4551 CARS1.4 ALERTNESS MARK 2 ANSWERS Objects or articles hanging from your interior mirror may : Distract your attention Help your concentration Restrict your view Improve your driving 4552 CARS1.5 ALERTNESS MARK 2 ANSWERS When driving you are most likely to lose concentration if you : Listen to very loud music Use a mobile phone Look at the door mirrors Switch on the heated rear window 4553 CARS1.6 ALERTNESS MARK 4 ANSWERS When driving which four are most likely to cause you to lose concentration Looking at a map Tuning your car radio Talking into a microphone Using a mobile phone Using the demisters Checking the mirrors 4554 CARS1.8 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving on a wet road and you have to stop your vehicle in an emergency. You should: Give an arm signal Keep both hands on the wheel Select reverse gear Apply the handbrake and footbrake together 4555 CARS1.11 ALERTNESS MARK 4 ANSWERS Which of the following may cause distraction on a long journey? Putting in a cassette tape/ CD Using a mobile phone Arguing with a passenger Loud music Pulling up to tune the radio Stopping regularly to rest 4556 CARS1.20 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER You want to use a mobile phone whilst driving the car. You should only use the phone: After stopping in a suitable place If you feel your driving will be unaffected If you are driving on a motorway When driving on a quiet minor roads Version 4 4557 CARS1.22 ALERTNESS MARK 1 ANSWER What is the safest way to use a mobile phone in a car? Direct your call through the operator Find a suitable place to stop Drive slowly on a quiet road Use hands-free equipment 4558 CARS2.13 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving on a clear night. There is a steady stream of oncoming cars. The national speed limit applies. Which lights should you use? Fog lights Sidelights Dipped headlights Full beam headlight 4559 CARS2.21 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You are waiting in a traffic queue at night. To avoid dazzling the drivers behind you should: Apply the handbrake only Use both the handbrake and footbrake Switch off your headlights Apply the footbrake only 4560 CARS2.27 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving a slow-moving car on a narrow winding road. You should : Give a left signal when it is safe for vehicles to overtake you Wave following vehicles past you if you think they can overtake quickly Pull in safely when you can to let following vehicles overtake Keep well out to stop vehicles overtaking dangerously 4561 CARS2.28 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving a slow-moving car on a narrow road. When traffic wishes to overtake you should : Stop immediately and wave it on Put your hazard warning lights on Take no action Pull in safely as soon as you can do so 4562 CARS2.29 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving a slow-moving car on a narrow winding road. In order to let other vehicles overtake, you should : Keep left and hold your speed Pull in safely when you can Show a left turn signal Wave to them to pass 4563 CARS2.40 ATTITUDE MARK 1 ANSWER Which of the following are at greatest risk from other road users? Motorcycles Busy bus drivers Learner car drivers Lorry drivers Version 4 4564 CARS3.2 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 4 ANSWERS Which FOUR of these MUST be in good working order for your car to be safe and roadworthy? Tempreture gauge Indicators Brakes Exhaust system Oil warning light Lights 4565 CARS3.3 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER New petrol-engined cars have to be fitted with catalytic converters. The reason for this is to: Allow the exhaust system to be recycled Prolong the life of the exhaust system Control exhaust noise levels Reduce harmful exhaust emissions 4566 CARS3.5 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER What can cause heavy or difficult steering? Over-inflated tyres Badly worn brakes Driving on mud Under-inflated tyres 4567 CARS3.6 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER Your car is fitted with power assisted steering. This will make the steering seem: Lighter Noisier Quieter Heavier 4568 CARS3.10 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER A police officer orders you to stop and finds you have a faulty tyre. Who is responsible for the tyre? Whoever issued the VRT certificate Whoever services the car You the driver The previous owner 4569 CARS3.11 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER The legal minimum depth of tread for car tyres over three quarters of its breadth is: 4mm 1.6mm 2.5mm 1mm 4570 CARS3.12 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 2 ANSWERS Excessive or uneven wear in one or more tyres can be caused by faults in the: Exhaust system Suspension Braking system Gearbox Version 4 4571 CARS3.13 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 2 ANSWERS There is vibration on your steering wheel as you drive at certain speeds. You should check that the: Engine oil level is correct Wheels are secure Exhaust is not loose Doors are closed Wheels are balanced 4572 CARS3.14 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER Your vehicle pulls to one side when braking heavily. You should: Use your handbrake at the same time Have the fault checked by a competent mechanic as soon as possible Pump the pedal when braking and steer in opposite direction Change the tyres around 4573 CARS3.15 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER The main cause of brake pedal fade is: The brakes overheating The brakes out of adjustment Oil in the brakes Air in brake fluid 4574 CARS3.16 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER Your anti-lock brakes warning light stays on. You should: Check that the handbrake is released Check the footbrake free play Check the brake fluid Have the brakes checked immediately 4575 CARS3.19 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER When may you use hazard lights? When you are being towed To park on double yellows lines To park alongside another car When you have broken down in traffic 4576 CARS3.20 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER Hazard lights should be used when vehicles are: Broken down and causing an obstruction Reversing into a side road Being towed along a road Faulty and moving slowly 4577 CARS3.21 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER A properly adjusted head rest will: Help you to maintain your driving position Help you to avoid neck injury Help you to relax Make you more comfortable Version 4 4578 CARS3.22 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER What will reduce the risk of neck injury resulting from a car collision? A collapsible steering wheel Anti-lock brakes An air-sprung seat A properly adjusted head restraint 4579 CARS3.24 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 3 ANSWERS To reduce harming the environment you can avoid wasting fuel by: Not over-revving in the lower gears Making sure your tyres are correctly inflated Having your vehicle properly serviced Keeping an empty roof rack properly fitted Driving at higher speeds where possible 4580 CARS3.25 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER Why do VRT tests include an exhaust emission test? To make sure diesel and petrol engines emit the same fumes To help protect the environment against pollution To discover which fuel supplier is used the most To recover the cost of expensive garage equipment 4581 CARS3.32 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER You are testing the suspension of your car. You notice that your vehicle keeps bouncing when you press down on the front wing. What does this mean? Steering wheel not located centrally Tyres under-inflated Worn tyres Worn shock absorbers 4582 CARS3.34 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 3 ANSWERS Which THREE of the following are most likely to increase fuel consumption? A fitted empty roof rack Using different brands of fuel Under-inflated tyres Using the wrong grade of fuel Carrying unnecessary weight 4583 CARS3.35 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 2 ANSWERS The filler cap on your diesel fuel tank is loose. This will: Cause diesel to spill and make roads slippery for others road users Waste fuel and money Increase the level of exhaust emissions Improve your vehicle's fuel consumption 4584 CARS3.37 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER Care should be taken when refueling with diesel because when spilt it is: Clear Odourless Sticky Slippery Version 4 4585 CARS3.39 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER If you cannot see clearly behind when reversing what should you do? Look in the nearside mirror Open the door and look behind Open your window to look behind Ask someone to guide you 4586 CARS3.41 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 2 ANSWERS A properly serviced car will give: You a refund on your road tax Lower insurance premiums Cleaner exhaust emissions Better fuel economy 4587 CARS3.42 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER When a roof rack is not in use it should be removed. Why? It will affect your braking It is illegal It will affect the suspension It will waste fuel 4588 CARS3.43 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER A roof rack that is fitted to your car will: Make your car go faster Improve the road handling Reduce fuel consumption Increase fuel consumption 4589 CARS3.44 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 3 ANSWERS To reduce the volume of cars on the roads you could: Walk or cycle on short journeys Share a car when possible Use public transport more often Use a car with a smaller engine Travel by car at all times 4590 CARS3.48 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 2 ANSWERS For which TWO of these should you use hazard-warning lights? When your vehicle has broken down and is causing an obstruction When warning oncoming traffic that you intend to stop When your direction indicators are not working When you are double parked on a two-way road When slowing down to warn other drivers behind of a hazard ahead 4591 CARS3.49 SAFETY AND YOUR VEHICLE MARK 1 ANSWER If daytime visibility is poor but not seriously reduced you should switch on: Rear fog lights Front fog lights Dipped headlights Headlights and fog lights Version 4 4592 CARS4.1 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER If your car is fitted with anti-lock brakes and you need to stop in an emergency. You should: Apply the handbrake to reduce the stopping distance Press the brake pedal rapidly and firmly until you have stopped Keep pushing and releasing the foot brake quickly to prevent skidding Brake normally and avoid turning the steering wheel 4593 CARS4.2 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER Anti-lock brakes reduce the chances of a skid occurring particularly when: Driving on good road surfaces Breaking during normal driving Breaking in an emergency Driving down steep hills 4594 CARS4.3 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER Vehicles fitted with an anti-lock brake system: Are not fitted with a handbrake Can be steered while you are braking Accelerate much faster Are impossible to skid 4595 CARS4.4 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 2 ANSWERS Anti-lock brakes may not work as effectively as you expect if the road surface is: Firm Loose Good Dry Wet 4596 CARS4.12 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER What is the MOSTcommon reason a car skids? Pedestrians Driver error Other vehicles Worn tyres 4597 CARS4.13 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER When braking hard in a straight line most of the weight of the vehicle will shift onto the: Front wheels Right wheels Left wheels Rear wheels 4598 CARS4.15 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER You have driven your car through a flood. What is the first thing you should do? Switch on your windscreen wipers Stop and dry the brakes Stop and check the tyres Test your brakes Version 4 4599 CARS4.17 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER You are turning left on a slippery road. The back of your vehicle slides to the right. You should: Brake firmly and steer to the left Steer carefully to the left Brake firmly and not turn the steering wheel Steer carefully to the right 4600 CARS4.18 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER Your vehicle does not have anti- lock brakes. If you are braking on a wet road and your vehicle begins to skid. What is the FIRST thing you should do? Gently use the accelerator Push harder on the brake pedal Quickly pull up the handbrake Release the footbrake fully 4601 CARS4.19 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER Clutch Coasting will : Use more fuel Make steering easier Reduce the driver's control Improve the driver's control 4602 CARS4.23 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER You are about to go down a steep hill. To control the speed of your car you should: Select a low gear and avoid using the brakes Select a high gear and use the brakes firmly Select a high gear and use the brakes carefully Select a low gear and use the brakes carefully 4603 CARS4.24 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER You are on a long downhill slope. What should you do to help control the speed of your car? Apply the parking brake gently Grip the handbrake firmly Select neutral Select a lower gear 4604 CARS4.26 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 2 ANSWERS You wish to park facing DOWNHILL. Which TWO of the following should you do? Turn the steering wheel towards the kerb Turn the steering wheel away from the kerb Park with two wheels on the kerb Park close to the bumper of another car Put the handbrake on firmly 4605 CARS4.31 SAFETY MARGINS MARK 1 ANSWER When should you use front and rear fog lights? When it is raining and just in case the roads are slippery. When the road is unlit by street lamps or they are not working. When going through tunnels. During any time of the day or night to make sure that other road users see me. When visibility is considerably reduced because of fog. Version 4 4606 CARS5.25 HAZARD AWARENESS MARK 3 ANSWERS A correct seating position will enable you to: Rest your hand on the gear lever Have a suitable grip on the steering wheel Talk to all your passengers Have good visibility through the windows Comfortably reach the pedals Rest your head against the head restraint 4607 CARS6.6 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You want to reverse into a side road. You are not sure that the area behind your car is clear. What should you do? Carry on assuming it is clear Get out and check Check the mirrors only Look through the rear window only 4608 CARS6.7 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are about to reverse into a side road and a pedestrian wishes to cross behind you. You should: Reverse before the pedestrian starts to cross Give way to the pedestrian Wave to the pedestrian to cross Wave to the pedestrian to stop 4609 CARS6.8 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER Who is especially in danger of not being seen as you reverse your car? Cyclists Car drivers Motorcyclists Children 4610 CARS6.9 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You intend to turn right into a side road. Just before turning you should check for motorcyclists who may be: Emerging from the side road Following you closely Overtaking on your left Overtaking on your right 4611 CARS6.12 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 3 ANSWERS In which three places would parking cause an obstruction to other road users? Where the kerb is raised At or near a bus stop Where the kerb has been lowered for wheelchairs Near the brow of a hill In a lay-by 4612 CARS6.25 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are following a motorcyclist on an uneven and bumpy road. You should: Stop and wave them across the road Speed up to get past them quickly Expect them to wait for you to pass Be careful they may misjudge your speed Version 4 4613 CARS6.26 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are following a motorcyclist on an uneven road. You should: Allow the same room as normal because motorcyclists are not affected by road surfaces Overtake immediately Allow extra room in case they swerve to avoid pot-holes Allow less room to ensure that you can be seen in their mirrors 4614 CARS6.33 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 2 ANSWERS Which TWO should you allow extra room when overtaking? Road-sweeping vehicles Motorcycles Tractors Bicycles 4615 CARS6.34 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER Why should you allow extra room when overtaking a motorcyclist on a windy day? The rider may be traveling faster than normal The rider may be blown across in front of you The rider may stop suddenly The rider may turn off suddenly to get out of the wind 4616 CARS6.35 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER Which type of vehicle is MOST affected by strong winds? Bowser Motorcycle Car Tractor 4617 CARS6.36 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER Why should you particularly look for motorcyclists and cyclists at any junction? They might not see you turn They may slow down to let you turn They are harder to see They may want to turn into the side road 4618 CARS6.37 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are waiting to come out of a side road. Why should you watch carefully for motorcycles? Motorcycles have right of way Police patrols often use motorcycles Motorcycles are small and hard to see Motorcycles are usually faster than cars 4619 CARS6.43 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER Motorcyclists often look round over their right shoulder just before turning right. This is because: Looking around helps them balance as they turn Motorcycles do not have mirrors They need to listen for following traffic They need to check for traffic in their blind area Version 4 4620 CARS6.47 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 3 ANSWERS Which of the following are hazards that motorcyclists present in queues of traffic? Passing very close to your car Riding with their headlamp on dipped beam Riding in single file Filtering between the lanes Cutting in just in front of you 4621 CARS6.49 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving in slow-moving queues of traffic. Just before changing lane you should: Change down to first gear Give a 'slowing down' arm signal Sound the horn Look for motorcyclists filtering through the traffic 4622 CARS6.59 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You have a collision while your car is moving. What is the first important thing you must do? Call your insurance company Call the emergency services Stop at the scene of the accident Stop only if there are injured people 4623 CARS6.62 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER If a friend wants to teach you how to drive a car they must: Be over 25 and have held a full licence for at least 5 years Be over 21 and have had a full license for at least three years. Be over 18 and have fully comprehensive insurance Be over 18 and hold an advanced driver's certificate 4624 CARS6.63 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER Your car hits a pedestrian at 60 kph. The pedestrian will: Probably survive Certainly survive Probably be killed Certainly be killed 4625 CARS6.64 VULNERABLE ROAD USERS MARK 1 ANSWER You are dazzled at night by the lights of the vehicle behind you. You should: Set your mirror to anti-dazzle Switch your rear lights on and off Brake sharply to a stop Set your mirror to dazzle the other driver 4626 CARS7.1 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER The road is wet and slippery. Why might a motorcyclist steer round drain covers on a bend? To avoid splashing pedestrians on the pavements To help judge the bend using the drain covers as marker points To avoid puncturing the tyres on the edge of the drain covers To prevent the motorcycle sliding on the metal drain covers Version 4 4627 CARS7.2 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER It is very windy. You are behind a motorcyclist who is overtaking a high vehicle. What should you do? Keep close to the motorcyclist Keep well back Stay level with the motorcycle Overtake the motorcyclist immediately 4628 CARS7.3 OTHER TYPE OF VEHICLES MARK 1 ANSWER It is very blustery and windy. You are about to overtake a motorcyclist. You should: Keep close as you pass Allow extra room Sound your horn Overtake slowly 4629 CARS8.2 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER You should avoid 'coasting' your car because it could: Flatten the battery Increase tyre wear Damage the suspension Reduce steering control 4630 CARS8.7 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving in the left-hand lane of a dual carriageway. Another car overtakes and pulls in front of you leaving you without enough separation distance. You should: Sound your horn Continue as you are Drop back Move to the right-hand lane 4631 CARS8.11 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER Motorcyclists are more at risk to be injured from other road users because they: Are always faster than other drivers Are more likely to break down than other motorists Are less experienced that other drivers Are more difficult to see than other drivers 4632 CARS8.12 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER To correct a rear-wheel skid you should: Apply your handbrake Steer away from it Steer into it Not steer at all 4633 CARS8.13 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving in very wet weather. Your vehicle begins to slide. This affect is called: Fading Weaving Aquaplaning Hosing Version 4 4634 CARS8.14 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 2 ANSWERS You have to make a journey in fog. What are the TWO most important things you should do before you set out? Top up the radiator with antifreeze Check that your lights are working Check the battery Make sure that the windows are clean Make sure that you have a warning triangle in the vehicle 4635 CARS8.16 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER Front fog lights may be used ONLY if: Visibility is seriously reduced An audible warning device is used They are not as bright as the headlights They are fitted above the bumper 4636 CARS8.17 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER Front fog lights may be used ONLY if: During 'lighting up' times only When visibility is seriously reduced Between dusk and dawn If they are not as bright as the headlights 4637 CARS8.18 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER Front fog lights may be used ONLY if: They were fitted by the vehicle manufacturer They are operated with rear fog lights Your headlights are not working Visibility is seriously reduced 4638 CARS8.19 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER Front fog lights may be used ONLY if: Fitted by manufacturer You wish to overtake in bad weather Visibility is seriously reduced They prevent headlights glare on a wet road 4639 CARS8.20 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER Fog lights should be used ONLY when: Driving after midnight Visibility is seriously reduced Daylight is fading In very light rain 4640 CARS8.21 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER Using front/rear fog lights in good visibility will: Increase your awareness Dazzle other drivers Improve your visibility Flatten the battery Version 4 4641 CARS8.26 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 2 ANSWERS You are driving on a clear dry night with your rear fog lights switched on. This may: Dazzle following drivers Help your indicators to be seen more clearly Make other drivers think you are braking Give a better view of the road ahead Reduce glare from the road surface 4642 CARS8.27 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 2 ANSWERS Why is it dangerous to leave rear fog lights on when they are not needed? Following drivers can be dazzled Electrical systems could be overloaded The battery could fail Direction indicators may not work properly Brake lights are less clear 4643 CARS8.28 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER You are driving in thick fog using fog lights. When visibility improves you MUST: Increase your speed Keep them on Maintain your speed Switch them off 4644 CARS8.29 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER Front and rear fog lights MUST be: Switched off in night-time fog Used outside built up areas only Connected to an audible warning signal Switched off if visibility is not seriously reduced 4645 CARS8.38 VEHICLE HANDLING MARK 1 ANSWER Which statement represents being in safe control of your vehicle? Both hands on the steering wheel at all times and only when a change of gear or operation of controls is necessary One hand on the steering wheel and the other simply hanging out of the window to catch the breeze and look cool One hand on the steering wheel and the other being used to hold a mobile phone. One hand on the steering wheel and the other grasping the gear lever for the most part to facilitate instant gear changing 4646 CARS10.37 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You may remove your seat belt temporarily when carrying out a manoeuvre that involves: Reversing Driving slowly An emergency stop A hill start 4647 CARS10.38 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You must not reverse: For longer than necessary In a built-up area Into a side road For more than a car's length Version 4 4648 CARS10.40 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER When you are NOT sure that it is safe to reverse your vehicle you should: Use your horn Reverse slowly Get out and check Rev your engine 4649 CARS10.41 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You are reversing your vehicle into a side road. When would the greatest hazard to passing traffic occur? After you've entered the side road Just before you actually begin to manoeuvre After you've completed the manoeuvre When the front of your vehicle swings out 4650 CARS12.5 DOCUMENTS MARK 3 ANSWERS Your car has third party insurance. What does this cover? Damage to other vehicles Damage to someone's property Injury to yourself Injury to another person Damage to your car by fire Damage to your own car 4651 CARS12.6 DOCUMENTS MARK 1 ANSWER A VRT certificate is normally valid for: 30,000 miles One year after the date it was issued 10,000 miles Two years after the date it was issued 4652 CARS13.10 ACCIDENTS MARK 2 ANSWERS Which of the following should you NOT do at the scene of an accident? Ask drivers to switch off their engines Give them an alcoholic drink Offer someone a cigarette to calm them down Call the emergency services immediately Warn other traffic by switching on your hazard warning lights 4653 CARS13.22 ACCIDENTS MARK 2 ANSWERS For which TWO should you use hazard-warning lights? When you have broken down When you slow down quickly because of a hazard ahead When you need to park on the pavement When you wish to stop on double yellow lines 4654 CARS13.24 ACCIDENTS MARK 1 ANSWER When should you switch on your hazard warning lights? When you cannot avoid causing an obstruction When you are parked on double yellow lines When you are towing a broken down vehicle When you are driving slowly due to bad weather Version 4 4655 CARS13.26 ACCIDENTS MARK 2 ANSWERS Your tyre bursts while you are driving. Which TWO things should you do? Continue on at a normal speed Hold the steering wheel firmly to keep control Pull up slowly at the side of the road Brake as quickly as possible Pull on the handbrake 4656 CARS13.27 ACCIDENTS MARK 2 ANSWERS Which TWO things should you do when a front tyre bursts? Let the vehicle roll to a stop Grip the steering wheel firmly Hold the steering wheel lightly Stop gradually at the side of the road Apply the handbrake to stop the vehicle 4657 CARS14.3 VEHICLE LOADING MARK 1 ANSWER Any load that is carried on a roof rack MUST be: Securely fastened when driving Covered with plastic sheeting As light as possible Carried only when strictly necessary 4658 CARS14.4 VEHICLE LOADING MARK 1 ANSWER A heavy load on your roof rack will MAINLY: Make the steering lighter Reduce the stopping distance Improve the road holding Reduce stability 4659 CARS14.5 VEHICLE LOADING MARK 1 ANSWER What do child locks in a vehicle do? Stop the rear seats from tipping forward Stop children from opening rear doors from the inside Lock the rear windows in the up position Lock the seat belt buckles in place being in safe control of your vehicle? Both hands on the steering wheel at all times and only when a change of gear or operation of controls is necessary One hand on the steering wheel and the other simply hanging out of the window to catch the breeze and look cool One hand on the steering wheel and the other being used to hold a mobile phone. One hand on the steering wheel and the other grasping the gear lever for the most part to facilitate instant gear changing 4646 CARS10.37 RULES OF THE ROAD MARK 1 ANSWER You may remove your seat belt temporarily when carrying out a manoeuvre that involves: Reversing Driving slowly An emergency stop A hill start 4647 CARS10.38 RULES OF