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About Basic Theory Test (BTT)

  1. BTT has 50 questions to be answered in 50 min
  2. Passing score is 45/50 (90%) means you should answer at least 45 (out of 50) questions correctly. No negative scoring so attempt all the questions!
  3. You should be able to finish the exam in 20-30 min, spend some time to review the answers before submission.
  4. You will see the test result after the submission on your computer screen
  5. You can download the Basic Driving Theory Handbook in Engilsh, Mandarin, Malay and Tamil languages using this link for test preparation

Basic Theory Test (BTT) Quiz

Practice for the Basic Theory Test (BTT) using the Quizzes below:-

Quiz 1 – Signs And Signals


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###### What does this prohibitory sign means?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-no-entry.png)

1. [x] No entry for all vehicles at all times
1. [ ] No stopping of vehicles at all times
1. [ ] No waiting and stopping of vehicles at all times

> __Correct Answer:__ No entry for all vehicles at all times

###### What does this prohibitory sign means?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-no-stopping.png)

1. [ ] No Waiting
1. [x] No Stopping
1. [ ] No Entry

> __Correct Answer:__ No Stopping

###### What does this prohibitory sign means?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-no-right-turn.svg)

1. [ ] No waiting or stopping to the right
1. [x] No right turn
1. [ ] Road on the right is temporarily closed

> __Correct Answer:__ No right turn

###### What does this sign means?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-stop-children.svg)

1. [ ] children must not cross the road.
1. [ ] you can proceed as only children have to stop.
1. [x] you must stop for children to cross the road.

> __Correct Answer:__ you must stop for children to cross the road.

###### What does this sign mean?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-no-overtaking.png)

1. [ ] No entry for cars
1. [x] No overtaking
1. [ ] No racing

> __Correct Answer:__ No overtaking

###### What does this warning represent?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-erp.png)

1. [ ] Express Road Pathway ahead
1. [x] Electronic Road Pricing Zone ahead
1. [ ] Express Roadside Parking ahead

> __Correct Answer:__ Electronic Road Pricing Zone ahead *(Pay a road user charge when entering the zone during restricted hours)*

###### What does this warning sign mean?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-gated-crossing.png)

1. [ ] Private property ahead, drive carefully and do not breach
1. [x] Gated level crossing ahead, slow down and beware of gate closing
1. [ ] Forest zone ahead, slow down and beware of animals

> __Correct Answer:__ Gated level crossing ahead, slow down and beware of gate closing

###### What does this warning sign mean?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-ungated-crossing.png)

1. [ ] Railway Track ahead
1. [x] Ungated Level Crossing ahead
1. [ ] Train Accident ahead

> __Correct Answer:__ Ungated Level Crossing ahead *(Slow down and beware of train approaching)*

###### What does this warning sign mean?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-vehicle-breakdown.png)

1. [ ] Road is clear and no traffic, you can drive within the maximum speed limit
1. [x] Vehicle breakdown sign to be placed at least 20 metres from the rear of the vehicle
1. [ ] Slow down and drive carefully, look and follow the warning signs

> __Correct Answer:__ Vehicle breakdown sign to be placed at least 20 metres from the rear of the vehicle

###### What does this warning sign mean?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-road-leading-to-quay.png)

1. [ ] Road hump ahead
1. [x] Road leading to quay
1. [ ] Steep downward slope

> __Correct Answer:__ Road leading to quay, river bank or sea *(Slow down and Beware of road ending ahead)*

###### What does this warning sign mean?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-tunnel-ahead.png)

1. [ ] The strech of road leading to an expressway
1. [x] The stretch of road ahead is in a tunnel
1. [ ] The stretch of road ahead is narrow

> __Correct Answer:__ The stretch of road ahead is in a tunnel

###### What does this warning sign mean?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-expressway.svg)

1. [x] You are about to enter an expressway
1. [ ] You are about to enter a tunnel
1. [ ] You are about to cross an MRT line

> __Correct Answer:__ You are about to enter an expressway *(Certain types of vehicles are prohibited from using the expressway)*

###### What does this warning sign mean?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-cross-junction.svg)

1. [ ] drive carefully and give way to the ‘Red Cross’ ambulance.
1. [ ] slow down and drive carefully in the hospital area.
1. [x] slow down and beware of the traffic approaching cross-road junction.

> __Correct Answer:__ slow down and beware of the traffic approaching cross-road junction.

###### What does this information sign mean?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-rain-shelter.png)

1. [ ] Umbrella available for rent
1. [x] Rain shelter
1. [ ] Heavy Rain Zone

> __Correct Answer:__ Rain shelter *(mainly for motorcyclists)*

###### What does this sign mean?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-must-turn-left.svg)

1. [ ] warning sign, you should look out for traffic from the right before proceeding straight ahead.
1. [ ] information sign, you must keep left to allow other vehicles to overtake.
1. [x] mandatory sign, you must turn left.

> __Correct Answer:__ mandatory sign, you must turn left.

###### What does this mandatory sign mean?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-keep-left.svg)

1. [ ] sharp turn on the left
1. [ ] turn to the left side only
1. [x] keep to the left side of the road.

> __Correct Answer:__ keep to the left side of the road. *(It is a compulsary sign and an offence to disobey.)*

###### What does this sign mean?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-roundabout.svg)

1. [ ] Give way to traffic on the left and right
1. [ ] Give way to traffic on the left
1. [x] Give way to traffic on the right

> __Correct Answer:__ Give way to traffic on the right. *(It is a Roundabout sign, slow down and stop if necessary. Give way to traffic on the right)*

###### This sign means ‘No Entry’ for vehicles?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-wide.svg)

1. [ ] higher than 2.3 metres.
1. [x] wider than 2.3 metres.
1. [ ] longer than 2.3 metres.

> __Correct Answer:__ wider than 2.3 metres.

###### This does this sign mean?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-speed.svg)

1. [x] Cannot drive beyond 80 km/h.
1. [ ] Cannot drive slower than 80 km/h.
1. [ ] Maintain your speed at 80 km/h.

> __Correct Answer:__ Cannot drive beyond 80 km/h.

###### When you see this sign, you should?

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-sign-narrow.svg)

1. [ ] slow down and prepare to stop – road ends ahead.
1. [ ] slow down and drive carefully – dual-carriageway ahead.
1. [x] slow down, do not overtake – road narrows ahead.

> __Correct Answer:__ slow down, do not overtake – road narrows ahead.

Quiz 2 – 20 Questions


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###### When driving behind a bus, you should?

1. [x] Keep a longer following distance
1. [ ] Keep the normal following distance
1. [ ] Keep more to the right to have a better view

> __Correct Answer:__ Keep a longer following distance

###### When you are driving along a main road, you should

1. [ ] Stop at every road junction before proceeding
1. [ ] Accelerate through each junction
1. [x] Check every side road before you drive past them

> __Correct Answer:__ Check every side road before you drive past them

###### You notice a vehicle trying to pull out between a row of stationary vehicles. You should

1. [ ] Drive on regardless of danger ahead
1. [ ] Sound the horn and maintain your speed
1. [x] Slow down and be prepared to stop

> __Correct Answer:__ Slow down and be prepared to stop

###### As vehicle speed increases, your field of vision would be

1. [x] Reduced
1. [ ] Remained the same
1. [ ] Increased

> __Correct Answer:__ Reduced

###### When driving, your arms should be

1. [ ] Straighten
1. [x] Slightly bent
1. [ ] Bent at 90 degree

> __Correct Answer:__ Slightly bent

###### Some of the common vehicle defects that can cause accidents are

1. [ ] Faulty seat belts, seats, child restraint and alarm system
1. [x] Faulty tyres, brakes, shock absorbers and windscreen wipers
1. [ ] Dull paint, dented bumpers and old seats

> __Correct Answer:__ Faulty tyres, brakes, shock absorbers and windscreen wipers

###### The handbreaks of a car acts

1. [x] Only on the rear wheels
1. [ ] Only on the front wheels
1. [ ] On both the front and rear wheels

> __Correct Answer:__ Only on the rear wheels

###### When passing the stationary bus at bus-stop, you should

1. [ ] Sound the horn to warn the bus driver of your presence
1. [ ] Speed up to overtake the bus before it moves off
1. [x] Slow down and be ready to stop for pedestrian who may cross the road in front of the bus

> __Correct Answer:__ Slow down and be ready to stop for pedestrian who may cross the road in front of the bus

###### Both the van and the car are entering a car park, the car should not overtake the van

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-1-1.png)

1. [ ] Because of the centre white line
1. [ ] Because of the double yellow line
1. [x] Because it is not safe to do so

> __Correct Answer:__ Because it is not safe to do so

###### How does alcohol affect you

1. [x] It reduces your concentration
1. [ ] It increases your awareness
1. [ ] It improves your co-ordination

> __Correct Answer:__ It reduces your concentration

###### The “Two-second Rule” is a sufficient distance between your vehicle and the car in front when road condition is

1. [ ] Wet
1. [x] Good
1. [ ] Hazy

> __Correct Answer:__ Good

###### You will not be allowed to apply for a Provisional Driving License (PDL) if you have

1. [ ] 6 demerit points
1. [ ] 9 demerit points
1. [x] 13 demerit points

> __Correct Answer:__ 13 demerit points

###### You will not be allowed to take your driving test if you have

1. [x] 13 demerit points
1. [ ] 12 demerit points
1. [ ] 24 demerit points

> __Correct Answer:__ 13 demerit points

###### When you hear the siren of an emergency vehicle, you should

1. [ ] Stop immediately where you are in order to make way
1. [x] Pull over to the left or right side of the road
1. [ ] Sound your horn to warn the front vehicles to speed up

> __Correct Answer:__ Pull over to the left or right side of the road

###### The safe following distance is

1. [ ] 1 car-length for every 5 kmh of your speed
1. [x] 1 car-length for every 10 kmh of your speed
1. [ ] 1 car-length for every 20 kmh of your speed

> __Correct Answer:__ 1 car-length for every 10 kmh of your speed

###### After driving through flood the brakes may malfunction. In order to correct this, you must

1. [ ] Stop the vehicle on a slope to allow water to flow out from the brakes
1. [x] Pump the break pedal repeatedly to dry the brakes
1. [ ] Drive at normal speed to spin-dry the brakes

> __Correct Answer:__ Pump the break pedal repeatedly to dry the brakes

###### An automatic car has foot pedal/s

1. [ ] One
1. [x] Two
1. [ ] Three

> __Correct Answer:__ Two
There are two pedals in an automatic car. The accelerator is on the right. The brake is on the left. You control both pedals with your right foot.

###### When entring the expressway, vehicles on the left lane

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-1-2.png)

1. [x] Should adjust their speed in order to merge in smoothly
1. [ ] Must not slow down or stop
1. [ ] Must stop at the dotted line

> __Correct Answer:__ Should adjust their speed in order to merge in smoothly

###### The right-most outer lane of the expressway is meant for

1. [x] Emergency vehicles and overtaking
1. [ ] Vehicles travelling at the maximum speed limit
1. [ ] Slow moving vehicles

> __Correct Answer:__ Emergency vehicles and overtaking

###### Before reaching a junction, you should

1. [x] Form up into the correct lane which you intend to travel
1. [ ] Sound your horn to caution other road users
1. [ ] Speed up so as not to cause a traffic jam

> __Correct Answer:__ Form up into the correct lane which you intend to travel

Quiz 3 – 20 Questions


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###### To assist braking when you are travelling downhill, you should use

1. [ ] The front brakes only
1. [ ] Both the front and rear brakes only
1. [x] the front and rear brakes and engine brake

> __Correct Answer:__ the front and rear brakes and engine brake

###### When the clutch pedal is depressed

1. [x] Engine-brake will no longer be effective
1. [ ] Engine-brake will be effective
1. [ ] Brake linings will be burnt

> __Correct Answer:__ Engine-brake will no longer be effective

###### With gear engaged, engine power is not connected to the wheel when the clutch

1. [ ] Is released
1. [x] Is applied
1. [ ] Is released halfway

> __Correct Answer:__ Is applied

###### You should not depress the clutch when

1. [ ] Stopping
1. [ ] Changing gears
1. [x] Going round a bend

> __Correct Answer:__ Going round a bend

###### When you see a bend ahead, you should

1. [ ] Change from the 3rd gear to the 4th gear before entering the bend
1. [ ] Depress the clutch as you enter the bend
1. [x] Change from the 4th gear to the 3rd gear before entering the bend

> __Correct Answer:__ Change from the 4th gear to the 3rd gear before entering the bend

###### To move off smoothly uphill, you must be good at co-ordinating

1. [ ] The clutch, foot-brake and handbrake
1. [x] The clutch, accelerator and handbrake
1. [ ] The clutch, foot-brake and accelerator

> __Correct Answer:__ The clutch, accelerator and handbrake

###### You may overtake another vehicle on the left

1. [ ] If it is a heavy vehicle
1. [x] If the driver in front signals his intention to turn right
1. [ ] If you are certain that vehicle would not change direction

> __Correct Answer:__ If the driver in front signals his intention to turn right

###### While reversing you should

1. [ ] Look at the rear view and side view mirrors
1. [ ] Look through the rear windscreen
1. [x] All of them

> __Correct Answer:__ All of them

###### Reversing from a side road into a main road is

1. [ ] Allowed if there is no vehicle around
1. [x] Not allowed for it is unsafe and could cause road accident
1. [ ] Allowed during the daytime only

> __Correct Answer:__ Not allowed for it is unsafe and could cause road accident

###### Driving with a “bald” tyre is dangerous because

1. [ ] It skids more easily
1. [ ] There is a greater probability of punctures
1. [x] All of them

> __Correct Answer:__ All of them

###### If the front tyre is punctured,

1. [ ] The car will pull away from the side of the punctured tyre
1. [x] The car will pull to the side of the punctured tyre
1. [ ] The car will move from side to side

> __Correct Answer:__ The car will pull to the side of the punctured tyre

###### When negotiating a sharp bend, centrifugal force pushes your vehicle

1. [ ] Inwards
1. [x] Outwards
1. [ ] Forward

> __Correct Answer:__ Outwards

###### Reaction distance is the distance travelled from the moment, the

1. [ ] Break is applied to the time the vehicle comes to a stop
1. [ ] Hazard is seen to the time the vehicle comes to a stop
1. [x] Hazard is seen to the time the brake is applied

> __Correct Answer:__ Hazard is seen to the time the brake is applied

###### Why is free wheeling wrong?

1. [ ] It will cause the vehicle to skid
1. [x] There is no engine braking
1. [ ] The engine will run faster

> __Correct Answer:__ There is no engine braking
Freewheeling is a bad driving practice involving the driver either driving with the clutch depressed or the gear stick in neutral, or both together. Freewheeling disengages the wheels from the engine.

###### All drivers are required by law to switch on the vehicle’s headlights whilst driving between

1. [x] 7:00 pm and 7:00 am
1. [ ] 7:15 pm and 7:15 am
1. [ ] 7:30 pm and 7:30 am

> __Correct Answer:__ 7:00 pm and 7:00 am

###### Switching on the headlights whilst driving in heavy rain during the daytime

1. [x] Is advisable because you can be readily seen by others
1. [ ] Is not advisable because it will shorten the battery life
1. [ ] Is not adbisable because the rain water will reflect the light

> __Correct Answer:__ Is advisable because you can be readily seen by others

###### As you approach a controlled junction the lights change to green. Elderly people are halfway across, you should

1. [ ] Rev your engine to make them hurry
1. [x] Wait because they will take longer to cross
1. [ ] Flash your light to hurry them

> __Correct Answer:__ Wait because they will take longer to cross

###### When approaching a green traffic light signal at a juction, you must

1. [ ] Speed up to drive through the junction
1. [x] Slow down and be prepared to stop
1. [ ] Maintain your speed

> __Correct Answer:__ Slow down and be prepared to stop

###### In this situation, the “red car” should pay special attention to

![BTT-Quiz](/img/sg/btt-quiz-1-3.png)

1. [x] The school chidren
1. [ ] The turning vehicle
1. [ ] The traffic light

> __Correct Answer:__ The school chidren

###### When following behind a large vehicle, you should

1. [ ] Move more to the right to have a better view
1. [x] Keep a longer following distance as you would with other vehicles
1. [ ] Follow at the same distance as you would with other vehicles

> __Correct Answer:__ Keep a longer following distance as you would with other vehicles

Quiz 4 – 10 Questions


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###### The right most outer lane on a three-lane carriageway is for

1. [x] Emergency vehicles and overtaking only
1. [ ] Vehicles travelling at the maximum speed limit of the road
1. [ ] Vehicles which are capable of travelling at high speed

> __Correct Answer:__ Emergency vehicles and overtaking only

###### Generally, overheating of the engine is largely due to

1. [ ] Long distance driving
1. [x] Poor vehicle maintenance
1. [ ] Lack of petrol

> __Correct Answer:__ Poor vehicle maintenance

###### The engine oil level on the dip stick should be

1. [ ] Below the lower marking
1. [ ] Above the upper marking
1. [x] Between the lower and upper markings

> __Correct Answer:__ Between the lower and upper markings

###### When your vehicle starts to skid while braking, you should

1. [ ] Step harder on the brake pedal
1. [x] Release the brakes and apply intermittent braking
1. [ ] Neutralise the gear and apply the front brakes

> __Correct Answer:__ Release the brakes and apply intermittent braking

###### While driving along an expressway and your handphone (without hands-free kit) rings, you should

1. [ ] Answer the call immediately
1. [x] Carry on driving and find a safe spot out of the expressway before answering the call
1. [ ] Stop at the road shoulder and answer the call

> __Correct Answer:__ Carry on driving and find a safe spot out of the expressway before answering the call

###### Is it an offence to drive on the road shoulder of the expressway?

1. [x] Yes, it is an offence
1. [ ] No, It is not an offence
1. [ ] It is not an offence if the road is congested

> __Correct Answer:__ Yes, it is an offence

###### When passing a cyclist, what is the minimum side clearance you must ensure between the cyclist and your car?

1. [ ] 0.5m
1. [ ] 1m
1. [x] 1.5m

> __Correct Answer:__ 1.5m

###### When a cyclist in front of you is glancing to the rear, it means that

1. [x] He might change direction
1. [ ] He is going to stop
1. [ ] He is about to speed up

> __Correct Answer:__ He might change direction

###### A turn signal that keeps flashing after a turn is very likely to

1. [x] Confuse other drivers and cause them to turn into your path
1. [ ] Damage the electric system
1. [ ] Keep other drivers from seeing your break light

> __Correct Answer:__ Confuse other drivers and cause them to turn into your path

###### The rear view mirror inside the cabin should be adjusted so that

1. [ ] Only the right hand side of the rear windscreen can be seen in the mirror
1. [ ] Only the left hand side of the rear windscreen can be seen in the mirror
1. [x] A full view of the rear windscreen can be seen in the mirror

> __Correct Answer:__ A full view of the rear windscreen can be seen in the mirror

###### When approaching a sharp bend or a steep hill, you

1. [ ] may overtake other vehicles.
1. [x] should not overtake other vehicles.
1. [ ] should stay close behind the front vehicle.

> __Correct Answer:__ should not overtake other vehicles.

###### If you are in doubt of the depth of flood water (whether passable to vehicles), you should

1. [x] take an alternative route.
1. [ ] drive through slowly.
1. [ ] drive through as quickly as possible.

> __Correct Answer:__ take an alternative route.

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