Rider Full Test

Motorcycle Theory Full Practice Test


Welcome to the 'Motorcycle 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.

Which of these signs means give way to other traffic when at a junction?
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In normal circumstances, what is the safest way to use the brakes?
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Which road marking along the centre of the road marks where you MUST NOT cross or straddle the line unless it is safe and you need to enter adjoining premises?
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At a toucan or puffin crossing, which traffic light will follow the solid red signal?
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If you are dazzled by another vehicle's lights, you should:
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Where are you most likely to be affect by crosswinds?
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You are waiting at a pelican crossing and the signals are showing red as pictured. You do not see any pedestrians. You should:
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You see this pictured marking ALONG the road. You should:
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Which of these light signals implies the car is reversing or will reverse?
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Which road marking along the road marks the road centre line which you may cross if you wish to overtake or turn if the road is clear?
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When travelling on a motorway or major 'A' road, what does this overhead sign mean?
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Which of these signs designates a tram ONLY road with no other vehicular traffic allowed?
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What action does this sign indicate?
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When travelling on a motorway or major 'A' road, which traffic sign signals a particular lane is closed and all vehicles MUST immediately move into an open lane?
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You are about to overtake a cyclist in windy weather. Why should you leave extra room as you overtake?
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When is a pillion passenger NOT allowed on a motorcycle? (Select all that apply)
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You are travelling along a road and you see a car reversing out from a driveway on the left. You should NOT:
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Which of these hand signals implies the vehicle will slow down or stop?
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You see this pictured road marking ALONG the centre of the road. You should:
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At a pelican crossing, which traffic light will follow the green signal?
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A solid white line ACROSS the road at a junction indicate:
What does this sign mean?
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You MUST NOT leave your vehicle unattended if:
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You should adjust your seat and mirrors correctly in order to:
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Accelerating very quickly on a wet or icy road may cause:
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Which of these signs designates a bus and cycle ONLY road with no other vehicular traffic allowed?
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When MUST you switch off your fog lights?
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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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You are about to overtake a cyclist in windy weather. Why should you leave extra room as you overtake?
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Why would a puffin crossing stop traffic for a longer time than a pelican crossing?
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You are travelling in fog behind another vehicle. What should you do to reduce the chances of an accident?
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You are on snow and about to begin moving. As you set off, you should:
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When riding on snow, you should:
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You are travelling slowly behind a cyclist in front of you. Why might they suddenly swerve or move across the traffic lane?
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In England and Wales, you MUST NOT drive with BLOOD alcohol level higher than:
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A farmer is herding cows across the road. What should you do?
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What action does this sign indicate?
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What should you do if you see elderly people crossing the road ahead?
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The car in front of you has a flashing amber light as shown. What do you expect the vehicle to do next?
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Which of these vehicles might not take the normal route through a roundabout?
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Before moving off in a vehicle, you should: (Select all that apply)
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If you see this NON-FLASHING amber traffic light, which light or lights will appear next?
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Which of these light signals implies the motorcycle will turn left or move to the left?
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You are about to overtake a high-sided lorry in windy weather. You should:
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You are travelling with a motorcycle riding in front of you. Why might they suddenly swerve or move across the traffic lane?
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You are waiting at a pelican crossing and the signals start flashing amber as pictured. Pedestrians are approaching the crossing. You should:
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What is the maximum speed for a car or motorcycle on a dual carriageway road?
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What should you NOT do before overtaking? (Select all that apply)
The typical stopping distance for a vehicle travelling at 70 mph (112 km/h) on a dry road is 96 metres (315 feet). What is the typical stopping distance for this vehicle in ICY conditions??
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Which of these hand signals implies the vehicle will turn left or move to the left?
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