Welcome to the 'Car Short Test'
This practice test will select 10 random questions, which you will be expected to complete within the allocated 10 minute time limit. You will be shown correct and incorrect answers at the end of the quiz, with a hint available on each question should you need it.
Each question is representative of the type used by the DVSA for your real theory exam.
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The typical stopping distance for a vehicle travelling at 60 mph (96 km/h) on a dry road is 73 metres (240 feet). What is the typical stopping distance for this vehicle in ICY conditions??
A person authorised to direct traffic is standing at a road intersection and is holding out their hand towards you as shown in the picture. You should:
The car in front of you has a flashing amber light as shown. What do you expect the vehicle to do next?
Which road marking along the centre of the road marks where you may overtake ONLY if the broken lines are on your side of the road.
When can you drive on a pavement, footpath or bridleway? (Select all that apply)
What is the total typical stopping distance for a car travelling at 40mph (64 km/h)?
What is the maximum speed for a car or motorcycle on a motorway?
Whilst driving or riding, you should avoid distractions such as: (Select all that apply)
Why would a puffin crossing stop traffic for a shorter time than a pelican crossing?
Why MUST you switch off your fog lights when visibility improves?
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