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You're in a one-way street and want to turn right. Where should you position your vehicle when there are two lanes?

In the right-hand lane


You're travelling at the legal speed limit. What should you do if the vehicle behind approaches quickly, flashing its headlights?

Allow the vehicle to overtake


You're approaching an unmarked crossroads. How should you deal with the junction?

Slow down and look both ways


Which colour follows the green signal at a puffin crossing?

Steady amber


You're in a line of traffic. What action should you take if the driver behind is following very closely?

Slow down, gradually increasing the gap between you and the vehicle in front


What does it mean if the signs at a bus lane show no times of operation?

The lane is in operation 24 hours a day


You're driving behind a large goods vehicle. What should you do if it signals left but steers to the right?

Slow down and let the vehicle turn


You're driving in traffic at the speed limit for the road. What should you do if the driver behind is trying to overtake?

Keep a steady course and allow the driver behind to overtake


What should you do when a person herding sheep asks you to stop?

Stop and switch off your engine


What should you do when you're overtaking a horse and rider? 

Go past slowly and carefully


You're approaching a red light at a puffin crossing. Pedestrians are on the crossing. When will the red light change?

When the pedestrians have cleared the crossing


What style of driving causes increased risk to everyone?



Why should you never wave people across at pedestrian crossings?

Another vehicle may be coming


What's the minimum time gap you should leave when following a vehicle on a wet road?

Four seconds


Which vehicle will use a blue flashing beacon? 

Bomb disposal


What type of emergency vehicle is fitted with a green flashing beacon?

Doctor’s car


Who should obey diamond-shaped traffic signs?



You wish to turn right ahead. Why should you take up the correct position in good time? 

To help other road users know what you intend to do


When should you flash your headlights at other road users?

When letting them know that you're there


The conditions are good and dry. When should you use the 'two-second rule'?

When checking your gap from the vehicle in front


Which instrument-panel warning light would show that headlights are on main beam? 


You're driving a car that has a diesel engine. What can a loose filler cap on your fuel tank cause?

It can make the roads slippery for other road users


What should you do to avoid fuel spillage?

Check that your filler cap is securely fastened


You're driving along this road. What should you do if the red car cuts in close in front of you? 

Drop back to leave the correct separation distance


You're driving on a clear night. Which lights should you use if the national speed limit applies and there's a steady stream of oncoming traffic?

Dipped headlights


You're waiting in a traffic queue at night. How can you avoid dazzling drivers behind you?

Use the parking brake and release the footbrake


You're approaching a zebra crossing. What should you do if pedestrians are waiting to cross? 

Slow down and prepare to stop


What should you do if a vehicle pulls out in front of you at a junction?

Slow down and be ready to stop


When should you leave a two-second gap between your vehicle and the one in front?

When it's dry


You're driving at night on an unlit road. What should you do if you're following another vehicle? 

Use dipped headlights