Emerging Left And Right From A Minor Road Into A Major Road

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A few questions on turning left and right at the end of the road from a minor road onto a major road (emerging).


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The routine you need to remember for emerging is MSPSL. What does MSPSL stand for?
    • A. 

      Mirrors, speed, placement, signal, low gear

    • B. 

      Mirrors, Signal, Position, Speed, Look

    • C. 

      Manual gear change, Slow down, Position the car, Signal on, Leave the road

    • D. 

      Manouevre, speed, Position, Signal, Look

  • 2. 
    What is the danger of signalling too soon?
    • A. 

      Your signal could be misleading and cause cars to pull out infront of you from other minor roads on either side.

    • B. 

      It doesn't give the car behind you time to react.

    • C. 

      Other cars may think you are pulling over to the side of the road and may try to over take you.

  • 3. 
    How far from the kerb should your car be when turning to the left?
    • A. 

      2 meters

    • B. 

      1 meter

    • C. 

      Half a meter

    • D. 

      As close as possible

  • 4. 
    When turning right, where should you position your car?
    • A. 

      1 meter from the left

    • B. 

      1 meter from the right

    • C. 

      In the middle of the carriageway

    • D. 

      With the hazard lines down the right flank of the car

  • 5. 
    When turning right at the end of the road, at which angle should the wheels be positioned?
    • A. 

      To the left

    • B. 

      To the right

    • C. 

      Straight

    • D. 

      It doesn't matter

  • 6. 
    On approach to the end of the road, you notice that the visibility is very good and you can see that there are no cars in either direction.  Which gear would you be expected to be in for this situation?
    • A. 

      4th

    • B. 

      3rd

    • C. 

      2nd

    • D. 

      1st

  • 7. 
    On approach to the end of the road you notice that there is no way you can tell what is happening in either direction of the new road due to high hedges and parked cars.  Which gear will you be expected to arrive in?
    • A. 

      4th

    • B. 

      3rd

    • C. 

      2nd

    • D. 

      1st

  • 8. 
    How many times do you need to look left and right before emerging?
    • A. 

      Once to the left and once to the right

    • B. 

      Twice in both directions

    • C. 

      As many times as is necessary

    • D. 

      Once to the right, twice to the left

  • 9. 
    When trying to emerge you want arrive at the give way lines and find it hard to see if there is any oncoming traffic coming from the right.  Do you ...
    • A. 

      Set lots of gas and bite, hope for the best and go it

    • B. 

      Open the window and listen for cars coming

    • C. 

      Creep and peep until you can see safely

    • D. 

      Try your best to look Over - Under - Through (OUT) the parked cars to see what's coming

  • 10. 
    Once you have emerged into the new road what is the last thing you have to do?
    • A. 

      Slow down

    • B. 

      Keep accelerating

    • C. 

      Check your mirrors

    • D. 

      Get into a higher gear

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