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Rhode Island DMV Motorcycle Practice Test 2019

(From the 2019 Rhode Island Motorcycle Manual)
Number of tests: 1
Number of questions: 30
Passing score: 80

Directions: To get a motorcycle license in Rhode Island, you must pass a knowledge test. The Rhode Island Knowledge test consists of 25 questions. You must score 80% to pass that test. The following questions are based on the details provided in the Rhode Island Motorcycle Manual. If you need additional information, please contact your local DMV office. You can find your nearest DMV office at Rhode Island DMV locations.

You have made 2 errors so far.
1. When being passed, all of the following are potential hazards, except:
  • Objects thrown from other vehicles

  • Extended mirrors

  • Blasts of wind

  • Headlights

2. When adjusting your rearview mirrors, you should focus on:
  • The road behind and to the side

  • Your arms

  • The side of the motorcycle

  • The road in front

3. If a tire goes flat while riding and you must stop, it is usually best to:
  • Relax on the handgrips

  • Shift your weight toward the good tire

  • Use both brakes and stop quickly

  • Brake on the good tire and steer to the side of the road

4. The right clothing offers all of the following, except:
  • Discomfort

  • Protection from the cold

  • Protection in a collision

  • Comfort

5. When it starts to rain it is usually best to:
  • Pull off to the side until the rain stops

  • Ride in the center of the lane

  • Increase your speed

  • Ride in the tire tracks left by cars

6. Before carrying a passenger for the first time in traffic, what should you do?
  • Read books about carying a passenger

  • Flash your lights so others see you

  • Ride on the shoulder

  • Practice on a quiet road