Driver Full Test

Car Theory Full Practice Test


Welcome to the 'Car Practice Test'

This practice test will select 50 random questions, which you will be expected to complete within the allocated 57 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.

Instructions:

  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) 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:
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2) When approaching a chicane or other traffic calming measure, which of these signs might you see?
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3) You are approaching a pelican crossing with the signals flashing amber as pictured. You do not see any pedestrians. You should:
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4) You see this pictured road marking ALONG the centre of the road. You should:
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5) You are travelling on a motorway and begin to feel tired. What should you do?
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6) When towing a caravan or trailer, what is the maximum speed for a car or motorcycle on motorway?
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7) This road sign has been covered in snow. What does it indicate?
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8) What action does this sign indicate?
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9) Before making a manoeuvre, changing direction, slowing down or moving off you should always: (Select all that apply)
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10) You are attending an event where alcohol will be available. You need to drive your car to get home. What should you do to be the most safe?
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11) The rear of the car in front of you has a white light. What do you expect the vehicle to do next?
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12) Which of these vehicles might not take the normal route through a roundabout?
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13) When driving on snow, you should:
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14) Whilst travelling at night, another vehicle is overtaking you. You should:
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15) If you are dazzled by another vehicle's lights, you should:
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16) Your car has been covered in snow. Which of these parts of the car should be cleared of ice and snow before beginning a journey: (Select all that apply)
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17) What does this sign mean?
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18) When travelling on a motorway or major 'A' road, which traffic sign signals a particular lane is closing ahead and all vehicles should move into an open lane as soon as possible?
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19) 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 WET weather?
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20) An emergency vehicle with 'DOCTOR' written down the side is approaching you. How do you know if it is responding to an emergency call?
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21) You are approaching a roundabout and there is a horse rider in the left-hand lane. The horse rider:
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22) Which of these light signals implies the motorcycle is slowing down and maybe about to stop?
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23) What action does this sign indicate?
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24) You MUST NOT leave your vehicle unattended if:
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25) When you approach a junction, you see this pictured line ACROSS the road. What does it mean?
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26) In stationary queues of traffic, you should:
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27) 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:
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28) When travelling in wet weather, you should keep well back from the vehicle in front. This will:
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29) When towing, you should: (Select all that apply)
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30) Which of these signs sets the maximum speed limit on a road?
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31) Which of these light signals implies the motorcycle will turn left or move to the left?
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32) In slow moving traffic, you should: (Select all that apply)
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33) You are about to overtake a cyclist in windy weather. Why should you leave extra room as you overtake?
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34) Which of these light signals implies the car will turn left or move to the left?
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35) At a pelican crossing, which traffic light will follow the green signal?
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36) You are approaching a zebra crossing and you don't see any pedestrians crossing or waiting to cross. You should:
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37) What color road stud or cat's eye indicates the edge of the main carriageway at lay-bys and slip roads?
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38) Which of these road markings indicate that no stopping is allowed at any time?
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39) You are travelling along a wet road. How can you tell if your tyres are no longer gripping the road?
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40) You are looking to park your vehicle. There is space near to a pedestrian crossing marked by white zig zag lines. You:
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41) Your car has been covered in snow. Which of these parts of the car should be cleared of ice and snow before beginning a journey: (Select all that apply)
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42) Which of these hand signals implies the vehicle will turn left or move to the left?
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43) You are travelling along a wet road in a vehicle without anti-lock brakes. You apply the brakes and your vehicle begins to skid. What should you do?
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44) When travelling on a motorway or major 'A' road, which traffic sign warns of a potential obstruction ahead and recommends a reduction in speed?
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45) Which of these road signs indicates your road only has one-way traffic?
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46) When you approach a junction, you see this pictured line ACROSS the road. What does it mean?
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47) In slow moving traffic, you should: (Select all that apply)
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48) When taking medication, whom should you consult before operating a vehicle?
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49) If your vehicle is stationary and is likely to remain so for more than a couple of minutes, you should reduce emissions and noise pollution by:
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50) Which of these signs designates a road with a combined bus and cycle lane along side other traffic?
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