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 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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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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You are travelling along a wet road. Your steering begins to feel light and unresponsive. You should:
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If you see this FLASHING amber traffic light, which light or lights will appear next?
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Which of these are hazards you should be aware of on residential streets? (Select all that apply)
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If you drive through deep water your brakes might become less effective. What should you do?
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When towing, you should: (Select all that apply)
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What action does this sign indicate?
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When approaching a chicane or other traffic calming measure, which of these signs might you see?
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This road sign pictured indicates:
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At a pelican crossing, which traffic light will follow the flashing amber signal?
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When travelling on a motorway or major 'A' road, what should you do if you see this sign and visibility is impared? (Select all that apply)
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At a toucan or puffin crossing, which traffic light will follow the solid red signal?
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What does this sign mean?
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You are riding a motorcycle without working turn indicators. What hand signal would you use before turning right?
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What color road stud or cat's eye indicates a lane divider or the middle of the road?
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What do GREEN stud marks or reflective cat's eyes indicate?
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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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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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When may you use your vehicle's horn? (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 dual carriageway road?
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If you see this NON-FLASHING amber traffic light, which light or lights will appear next?
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What should you do to minimise the risk of tiredness? (Select all that apply)
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Which of these road markings indicate that no parking or waiting is allowed at any time?
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When given by a person authorised to direct traffic, which the following signals means to proceed?
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A farmer is herding sheep across the road and has asked you to stop your vehicle until he has finished. You should:
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When you approach a junction, you see this pictured line ACROSS the road. What does it mean?
If you are dazzled by another vehicle's lights, you should:
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A farmer is herding cows across the road. What should you do?
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You are stopped at a zebra crossing. Why should you NOT wave or signal waiting pedestrians to cross?
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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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When towing, if your caravan or trailer begins to swerve or snake you should:
When you are signalling before making a manoeuvre, you should always:
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Which of these hand signals implies the vehicle will slow down or stop?
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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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You are travelling in snowy weather. How can you tell if your tyres are no longer gripping the road?
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There are sheep in the road. What should you do?
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Why should you be aware of long vehicles when at a junction or roundabout?
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Which of these road signs indicates you have priority over oncoming traffic?
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You should adjust your seat and mirrors correctly in order to:
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When overtaking a horse and rider, what should you do?
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Which of these signs sets the maximum speed limit on a road?
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What is the maximum speed for a car or motorcycle on a single carriageway road?
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What should you do if you have to stop in a tunnel?
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When travelling on a motorway or major 'A' road, what does this overhead sign mean?
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What should you NOT do before overtaking? (Select all that apply)
You see this pictured road marking ALONG the centre of the road. You should:
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You are about to overtake a person riding a mobility scooter in windy weather. Why should you leave extra room as you overtake?
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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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