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Rhode Island DMV Motorcycle Practice Test 10 2018

(From the 2018 Rhode Island Motorcycle Manual)
Number of tests: 10
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. What would be an example of a situation where you would want to increase your following distance?
  • If the pavement is dry

  • If you can see through the vehicle ahead of you

  • If the pavement is wet

  • If the sun is out

2. If you lock the rear tire on a good traction surface, you should:
  • Release the rear break and only use the front brake

  • Release the rear brake and re-apply

  • Release the rear brake and use both brakes to stop

  • Keep it locked until you completely stop

3. To swerve correctly:
  • Press the handlegrip in the opposite direction of the turn.

  • Shift your weight quickly.

  • Press the handlegrip in the direction of the turn

  • Turn the handlebars quickly.

4. To lessen your chances of being involved in a crash, you should:
  • Not use turn signals

  • Be ready to carry out crash-avoidance skills

  • Look at your fender and about 5 feet ahead while riding

  • Follow other vehicles closely

5. When driving a three-wheel motorcycle, the best lane position in a curve is:
  • Changing the path as needed

  • Staying on the outside line

  • Staying on the center line

  • Using the shoulder

6. Proper lane position should allow for all of the following except:
  • Allow you to be in another vehicle’s blind spot

  • Allow you to avoid windblasts from other vehicles

  • Allow for an escape route

  • Allow you to set up for turns