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.

You see an emergency vehicle with a flashing green beacon. What type of vehicle is it?
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What does this sign mean?
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Which of these signs designates a road with a bus ONLY lane along side other traffic?
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A solid white line ACROSS the road at a junction indicate:
When given by a person authorised to direct traffic, which the following signals means to stop?
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You MUST obey signals given by the following: (Select all that apply)
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When travelling on a motorway or major 'A' road, which traffic sign signals for all vehicles to leave the road at the next exit?
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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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Before making a manoeuvre, changing direction, slowing down or moving off you should always: (Select all that apply)
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Your motorcycle has been covered in snow. Which of these parts should be cleared of ice and snow before beginning a journey: (Select all that apply)
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A pedestrian crossing has two yellow flashing lights on poles and white stripes across the road. What type of crossing is this?
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You are about to overtake a cyclist in windy weather. What should you do as you overtake?
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When given by a person authorised to direct traffic, which the following signals means to proceed?
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What is the maximum speed for a car or motorcycle on a motorway?
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Which of these is LEAST likely to be affected by crosswinds?
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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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You need to park and leave your vehicle on a foggy road. You should:
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Which other road users should you be especially alert for on a country or single-track road? (Select all that apply)
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The typical stopping distance for a vehicle travelling at 50 mph (80 km/h) on a dry road is 53 metres (175 feet). What is the typical stopping distance for this vehicle in WET weather?
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If your vehicle is stationary and is likely to remain so for more than a couple of minutes, you should apply the parking brake and switch off the engine in order to: (Select all that apply)
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Whilst travelling at night, another vehicle is overtaking you. You should:
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When travelling on a motorway or major 'A' road, what does this sign mean?
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When travelling on a motorway or major 'A' road, what does this sign mean?
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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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What should you NOT do before overtaking? (Select all that apply)
Which of these signs designates a bus and cycle ONLY road with no other vehicular traffic allowed?
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In normal circumstances, what is the safest way to use the brakes?
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It is particularly important to be aware of: (Select all that apply)
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When towing a caravan or trailer, what is the maximum speed for a car or motorcycle on a single carriageway road?
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When given by a person authorised to direct traffic, which the following signals means to proceed?
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Which of these signs means no entry to all vehicles?
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Before beginning a journey, how can you best plan your route?
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The typical stopping distance of a vehicle in dry weather is approximately __________ the normal distance of a vehicle in wet weather.
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Which of these hand signals implies the vehicle will slow down or stop?
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Where are you most likely to be affect by crosswinds?
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When riding on snow, you should:
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You are riding in wet weather. Rain and spray from the road are limiting visibility. You should: (Select all that apply)
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Why should you reduce your speed when travelling in foggy conditions?
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What should you do if you have to stop in a tunnel?
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Which road marking along the road is used to separate traffic lanes or to protect traffic turning into a side road?
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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 attending an event where alcohol will be available. You need to ride your motorcycle to get home. What should you do to be the most safe?
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Before setting off on a journey, you should ensure that: (Select all that apply)
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When travelling on a motorway or major 'A' road, what does this overhead sign mean?
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You are approaching a roundabout and there is a cyclist in the left-hand lane, but is signalling right. You should:
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When towing, you should: (Select all that apply)
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You are travelling straight ahead through a roundabout. You should:
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The road outside of a school is marked with yellow zig zag lines as pictured. What does this indicate?
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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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When you approach a roundabout, you see this pictured line ACROSS the road. What does it mean?
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