The number 1 most difficult part of the highway code

Hundreds of thousands of people have used the tests on this site to study for their theory test. This means we have a lot of data on the questions that people find difficult. Here are the sections in our highway code study series ranked from most difficult to least difficult, with the average pass rate. The number one most difficult …

Study tips for remembering road signs

The prospect of being able to drive is a very exciting thing! But of course before you can get to the actual stage of driving, there is the learner license test that you must study for, and most importantly, pass. When you first read through the highway code book and see the many, many road signs in existence, you may …

Road signs

Road signs, or traffic signs, are a lot more interesting than you would first think. Beginning in Roman times, they were initially referred to as milestones, and were placed by measuring a count of 1,000 paces. There’s a lot more history on Wikipedia and Roads UK. How well do you know the UK road signs? Take the road signs test …

Driving quotes

“It takes 8,460 bolts to assemble an automobile, and one nut to scatter it all over the road.” – Anonymous “The one thing that unites all human beings, regardless of age, gender, religion, economic status, or ethnic background, is that, deep down inside, we all believe that we are above-average drivers.” – Dave Barry “The best car safety device is …

Star Wars Road Signs

Road signs from a galaxy far, far away…                           Try the real road signs test Or try our highway code test with questions from across the code

Road signs (if the world was taken over by cats)

Every imagined if the world might one day be taken over by cats? It could happen, obviously. One thing that would have to change would be the existing UK traffic signs.                                         Of course if you prefer you can also test yourself …

Quotes to drive to

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Compelling ad about speeding

Check out this fantastic new ad about the need to slow down on the roads. It’s from New Zealand but the message is relevant for all countries.

Practice theory test questions video

If you’ve done our quiz a few times and are looking for something new, you can now watch and learn from our new theory test questions video. We’ve put together a selection of questions into a Youtube vid which you can see below.

Should the driving age rise to 18?

It’s a distinct possibility under new proposals currently being considered by the government. The proposals mentioned include: Raising the age you can take your driving test from 17 to 18 Requiring new drivers to have 120 hours of supervised practice accompanied by a fully qualified driver A night time curfew for novice drivers from 10pm to 5am A ban on carrying …