Highway code signs test

Highway code signsThis study test will help you learn the highway code road signs and traffic signals. There are 156 official revision test questions and each includes explanatory text alongside it to help you learn.

An excellent study resource we highly recommend is Know Your Traffic Signs which contains all highway code signs.

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The average score for this road signs test is 85%. Can you beat that?

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    Sometimes work is carried out on the motorway without closing the lanes. When this happens, signs are mounted on the back of lorries to warn other road users of roadworks ahead.

Quick tips for learning UK road signs

Circle signs give orders

Circle road sign

Triangle signs warn

Triangle road sign

Rectangle signs inform

Rectangle road sign
Blue circle signs generally give mandatory instructions
Blue circle road sign
Red circle signs indicate things you must not do
Blue rectangle signs are for information, but on motorways they are for directions
Blue rectangle road sign
Green rectangle signs are for directions on primary routes
Green rectangle road sign
White rectangle signs are for directions on non-primary routes, or for plates used in combination with warning and regulatory signs
Rectangle road sign
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