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1

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

2

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

3

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

Slow down and look both ways

4

Which colour follows the green signal at a puffin crossing?

Steady amber

5

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

6

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

7

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

8

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

9

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

Stop and switch off your engine

10

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

Go past slowly and carefully

11

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

12

What style of driving causes increased risk to everyone?

Competitive

13

Why should you never wave people across at pedestrian crossings?

Another vehicle may be coming

14

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

Four seconds

15

Which vehicle will use a blue flashing beacon? 

Bomb disposal

16

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

Doctor’s car

17

Who should obey diamond-shaped traffic signs?

Trams

18

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

19

When should you flash your headlights at other road users?

When letting them know that you're there

20

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

When checking your gap from the vehicle in front

21

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

22

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

23

What should you do to avoid fuel spillage?

Check that your filler cap is securely fastened

24

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

25

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

26

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

27

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

Slow down and prepare to stop

28

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

Slow down and be ready to stop

29

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

When it's dry

30

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

Use dipped headlights