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.

1) You see this pictured road marking ALONG the centre of the road. You should:

2) You have turned into a sideroad and realise you have made a mistake. You should NOT:

3) In normal circumstances, what is the safest way to use the brakes?

4) When are you allowed to use the hard shoulder? (Select all that apply)

5) You are in queuing traffic approaching a pedestrian crossing. Another vehicle is blocking the other side of the crossing. You should:

6) You are driving your car along a wet road. Spray from the road is limiting your visibility. You should:

7) You MUST obey signals given by the following: (Select all that apply)

8) From what minimum distance must you be able to read a vehicle number plate in daylight?

9) If your vehicle is low on fuel, you should:

10) 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??

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.