Driver Fast Practice

Car Theory Fast Practice Test

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.


  1. The test will begin after you select the 'Next' button below.
  2. For each question, choose from the four multiple choice answers provided.
  3. Some questions may have more than one answer, a note will be displayed when to do this.
  4. A confirmation screen will appear at the end for you to submit the test to be scored. Click 'Submit' to be shown a review of your scores and suggested revision.

Ready? Click 'Next' to begin.

[ Road and Traffic Signs ]
When travelling on a motorway or major 'A' road, what does this sign mean?

[ Vulnerable Road Users ]
You are approaching a roundabout and there is a cyclist in the left-hand lane, but is signalling right. You should:

[ Vehicle Handling ]
The typical stopping distance for a vehicle travelling at 40 mph (64 km/h) on a dry road is 36 metres (118 feet). What is the typical stopping distance for this vehicle in ICY conditions?

[ Road and Traffic Signs ]
When given by a person authorised to direct traffic, which the following signals means to proceed?

[ Vehicle Handling ]
What can cause a vehicle to skid? (Select all that apply)

[ Vehicle Handling ]
In normal circumstances, what is the safest way to use the brakes?

[ Hazard Awareness ]
The driver of the car in front is waving their hand in a circle as shown in the picture. What do you expect the vehicle to do next?

[ Vehicle Handling ]
You MUST NOT leave your vehicle unattended if:

[ Road and Traffic Signs ]
What does this sign mean?

[ Alertness ]
Consuming alcohol will have the following effect: (Select all that apply)

Thank you for completing the 'Car Short Test'

If you would like to review your answers before scoring, use the 'Previous' and 'Next' buttons.

Click 'Submit' to be shown a review of your scores and suggested revision.