Top Theory Tests
Maqedoni - Shqip
Македонија - македонски
Montenegro (Crna Gora)
Category BUS - Test 16
Question 1 of 50
Where can the axle weight limits be found?
On the vehicle plate
On the operator's licence
On the wheel rims
On the weighbridge printout
Question 2 of 50
What's the maximum speed allowed for a vehicle towing a trailer on a motorway?
Question 3 of 50
What should you do if you're asked to leave your bus by an official who isn't in uniform?
Comply with the request
Ask to see a warrant card
Refuse to leave the vehicle
Invite the official aboard
Question 4 of 50
At the end of your working week, you've driven a total of 56 hours. Under EU rules, what's the maximum number of hours you can drive in the following week?
Question 5 of 50
What does this tachograph chart symbol mean?
Driver at rest
Chart not required
Question 6 of 50
What is 'brake fade'?
Reduction of air pressure
Smooth progressive braking
Reduction of braking effectiveness
Low hydraulic brake fluid level
Question 7 of 50
What could prevent air pressure from building up in an air-brake system in frosty weather?
Moisture in the air may form bubbles in the brake fluid
The air will contract, reducing the pressure
The dampness may cause valves to rust
Moisture drawn in with the air may freeze and cause a blockage
Question 8 of 50
What should you do after driving through a flood?
Carry out an emergency stop
Drive in low gear with the footbrake lightly applied
Avoid braking until the brakes are dried out
Pump the footbrake when approaching hazards
Question 9 of 50
You're driving on a single carriageway. When may you use your mobile phone?
Only when you're receiving a call
Only when you're suitably parked
Only when you're driving at less than 30 mph
Only when you're driving an automatic vehicle
Question 10 of 50
It's been eight hours since you last had an alcoholic drink. What effect could the alcohol have on your driving?
You may still be over the legal drink-drive limit
You'll have no alcohol in your system
Your driving won't be impaired
You can't be breathalysed
Question 11 of 50
What must be clearly displayed on your bus?
The route timetable
The location of all bus stops
The emergency-exit location
Your employee number
Question 12 of 50
What should you do if a long, heavily laden lorry is taking a long time to overtake you?
Hold your speed
Question 13 of 50
Why is it important to adjust your head restraint properly?
To make you more comfortable
To protect your neck in a collision
To help you relax while you're driving
To maintain a good driving position
Question 14 of 50
What do you have to be aware of when driving a double-deck bus on a road that has a steep camber?
'Keep left' islands
A smooth road surface
Question 15 of 50
Well ahead of you are traffic lights on green. What should you do in case the lights change to red?
Accelerate to make sure you can cross before they change
Slow down to avoid the need to stop suddenly
Accelerate, but warn your passengers you may have to stop
Carry on at a constant speed, but be ready to sound your horn
Question 16 of 50
You're at a bus stop. What should you do if passengers are standing on the open platform?
Put the chain across the platform
Ask them to hold on tight
Move off but drive more slowly
Wait until they're inside the bus
Question 17 of 50
You're the driver of a bus displaying reflective yellow school-bus signs. When are you allowed to use hazard warning lights?
When parked to take a rest period
When children are boarding the bus
When slowing down to approach a bus stop
When slowing down to find a parking space
Question 18 of 50
When should you use a crawler lane?
When letting faster traffic overtake you
When turning right from a major road
When parking to have a rest
When slowing down for a motorway exit
Question 19 of 50
You'll be driving a high-floor coach. You'll be going over several high bridges. Why should you check the weather forecast before starting your journey?
Rain can make crossing bridges very difficult for buses and coaches
In hot weather the bridges might be closed to heavy traffic
You won't be able to climb the bridges if it's frosty
Some roads may be closed to certain vehicles in high winds
Question 20 of 50
What should you do before you start to overtake a lorry?
Look well ahead for uphill gradients
Check your position in the left mirror
Change quickly to a higher gear
Close right up before pulling out
Question 21 of 50
You're on a country road. What should you expect to see coming towards you on your side of the road?
Question 22 of 50
You're driving a long vehicle and want to turn right at a roundabout ahead. How should you signal if you need to occupy the left-hand lane?
Signal left on approach
Signal right on approach
Give no signal on approach
Give a right signal after entering the roundabout
Question 23 of 50
When may you use your vehicle's hazard warning lights while it's moving?
When you have just overtaken another vehicle
When you need to reverse for some distance
When you're on a motorway and traffic ahead slows suddenly
When one of your lights has failed
Question 24 of 50
You're driving on a motorway after it's been raining heavily. What should you do if spray is being thrown up, causing poor visibility?
Keep a two-second gap
Reduce your separation distance
Remove spray suppression equipment
Use dipped headlights
Question 25 of 50
At the scene of a crash, a casualty is in contact with live electrical cables. What should you use to break the electrical connection?
A metal pole
A damp piece of cloth
A length of wood
Question 26 of 50
Your vehicle is involved in an incident where someone is injured. You don't produce your insurance certificate at the time. How soon must you report the incident to the police?
Question 27 of 50
At the scene of an incident, a person has become hysterical. How should you calm them down?
By leaving them to quietly recover
By engaging them in banter
By giving them a hot drink
By talking quietly and firmly to them
Question 28 of 50
You arrive at an incident where someone is suffering from severe burns. What should you do to help?
Douse the burns with cool water
Remove anything stuck to the burns
Burst blisters that form on the burns
Apply ointment to the burns
Question 29 of 50
Some buses have different-sized wheels on the front and rear. What do you need to be aware of when driving at high speeds on long journeys?
The tyres on the larger wheels are more likely to overheat
The tyres on the smaller wheels are more likely to overheat
The tyres on the larger wheels are more likely to lose pressure
The tyres on the smaller wheels are more likely to lose pressure
Question 30 of 50
What would be illegal?
Using different makes of tyre on the same axle
Using a tyre with a recut tread
Using a tyre with a tread depth of 1.3 mm
Using a tyre with exposed ply or cord
Question 31 of 50
You've stopped on a firm, level surface. What's the first thing you must do before you uncouple the trailer?
Lower the trailer legs to the ground
Apply the parking brake
Release the brake air lines
Uncouple the electrical lines
Question 32 of 50
What could happen if you overfill your engine with oil?
Loss of power
Longer service intervals
Question 33 of 50
What does this warning light on the instrument panel mean?
Low fuel pressure
Low oil pressure
Low water pressure
Low air pressure
Question 34 of 50
What must you do before leaving your bus?
Applying the parking brake
Count the fares
Reset the odometer
Operate the fuel cut-off switch
Question 35 of 50
You're driving a long vehicle. What should you be especially careful of before turning left onto a main road?
Pedestrians on the opposite kerb
Cyclists on your left
Solid white lines in the centre of the road
Vehicles directly behind you
Question 36 of 50
For how long is a Statutory Off-Road Notification (SORN) valid?
Until the vehicle is taxed, sold or scrapped
Until the vehicle is insured and MOT’d
Until the vehicle is repaired or modified
Until the vehicle is used on the road
Question 37 of 50
Usually, a rev counter is divided into coloured bands. Which band should you stay in for maximum fuel economy?
Question 38 of 50
What will happen if you drive smoothly?
You'll reduce journey times by about 15%
You'll increase fuel consumption by about 15%
You'll reduce fuel consumption by about 15%
You'll increase journey times by about 15%
Question 39 of 50
Why is it a good idea to plan your journey to avoid travelling at busy times?
Your vehicle will use more fuel
There'll be fewer roadworks
It will help to ease congestion
You will travel a much shorter distance
Question 40 of 50
You're driving a fully loaded coach that's 12 metres long. What should you do when you approach this sign?
Do not proceed past the sign but find another route
Set down all your passengers at a safe place before the sign
Stop and check the legal lettering on the side panel
Proceed as normal, the sign does not apply to you
Question 41 of 50
You're driving through roadworks. What information does this sign give you?
Large vehicles must go straight ahead
Traffic is joining from the left
All traffic must leave at the next exit
The distance to the next exit
Question 42 of 50
You're travelling on a motorway. A red cross is displayed on the gantry signals above the hard shoulder and mandatory speed limits are shown above all other lanes. What does the red cross mean?
The hard shoulder can be used as a rest area if you feel tired
The hard shoulder is for emergency or breakdown use only
The hard shoulder can be used as a normal running lane
The hard shoulder has a speed limit of 50 mph
Question 43 of 50
What does this sign mean?
Question 44 of 50
You're driving past parked cars. What should you do if you notice a bicycle wheel sticking out between them?
Accelerate past quickly and sound your horn
Slow down and wave the cyclist across
Brake sharply and flash your headlights
Slow down and be prepared to stop for a cyclist
Question 45 of 50
You wish to turn left into a side road. What should you do if there's a cyclist in front as you approach the junction?
Overtake the cyclist before the turning
Wait until the cyclist has passed the turning
Sound your horn, the cyclist will give way to you
Drive alongside and check for the cyclist in the mirrors
Question 46 of 50
You're driving towards a zebra crossing. What should you do if you see that a person in a wheelchair is waiting to cross?
Continue on your way
Wave to the person to cross
Wave to the person to wait
Be prepared to stop
Question 47 of 50
Why are motorcyclists more at risk from other road users?
They are easier for other road users to see
They are more likely to break down
They cannot give arm signals
They're easily overlooked
Question 48 of 50
You're approaching a red light at a puffin crossing. Pedestrians are on the crossing. How long will the red light stay on?
Until you start to edge forward onto the crossing
Until the pedestrians have reached a safe position
Until the pedestrians are clear of the front of your vehicle
Until a driver from the opposite direction reaches the crossing
Question 49 of 50
What should you do if you see two elderly pedestrians about to cross the road ahead?
Expect them to wait for you to pass
Speed up to get past them quickly
Stop and wave them across the road
Be careful, they may misjudge your speed
Question 50 of 50
What should you do when you're following a car driven by an elderly driver?
Expect the driver to drive badly
Flash your lights and overtake
Be aware that the driver's reactions may not be as fast as yours
Stay very close behind but be careful