Show Me, Tell Me – Self Testing

This page is the self-test page for the article titled Show me, Tell me – How to cheat on your driving test (sort of)

If you are studying for your driving theory test and have not read the article go and have a look, you may find it useful.

The Questions

Q1. Tell me how you’d check that the brakes are working before starting a journey.

See answer

Q2. Tell me where you’d find the information for the recommended tyre pressures for this car and how tyre pressures should be checked.

See answer

Q3. Tell me how you make sure your head restraint is correctly adjusted so it provides the best protection in the event of a crash.

See answer

Q4. Tell me how you’d check the tyres to ensure that they have sufficient tread depth and that their general condition is safe to use on the road.

See answer

Q5. Tell me how you’d check that the headlights and tail lights are working. You don’t need to exit the vehicle.

See answer

Q6. Tell me how you’d know if there was a problem with your anti-lock braking system.

See answer

Q7. Tell me how you’d check the direction indicators are working. You don’t need to exit the vehicle.

See answer

Q8. Tell me how you’d check the brake lights are working on this car.

See answer

Q9. Tell me how you’d check the power-assisted steering is working before starting a journey.

See answer

Q10. Tell me how you’d switch on the rear fog light(s) and explain when you’d use it/them. You don’t need to exit the vehicle.

See answer

Q11. Tell me how you switch your headlight from dipped to main beam and explain how you’d know the main beam is on.

See answer

Q12. Open the bonnet and tell me how you’d check that the engine has sufficient oil.

See answer

Q13. Open the bonnet and tell me how you’d check that the engine has sufficient engine coolant.

See answer

Q14. Open the bonnet and tell me how you’d check that you have a safe level of hydraulic brake fluid.

See answer