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Rhode Island DMV Motorcycle Practice Test 7 2018

(From the 2018 Rhode Island Motorcycle Manual)
Number of tests: 7
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 should you use both brakes on the motorcycle?
  • Infrequently, but only if you want to

  • During city driving

  • Only if the pavement is wet

  • All the time

2. When riding over rough surfaces, you should
  • Hold the handgrips firmly to keep your grip

  • Ride without a helmet as the helmet may become loose and cover your face

  • Use lots of throttle to help you get over the rough surface

  • Hold the handgrips loosely to allow for movement

3. With a heavy load, you will want to adjust the
  • Suspension

  • Seat

  • Brakes

  • Brake light

4. If the front wheel locks, you should:
  • Release the front brake immediately and re-apply the front brake smoothly

  • Release the front brake and then quickly squeeze the front brake.

  • Release the front brake and not use the front brake

  • Continue to hold the brake and the skid should end

5. Which of the following is not a possible cause of a “wobble?”
  • Improper loading

  • Incorrect tire pressure

  • Unsuitable accessories

  • Uneven road

6. Studies show that nearly ___ percent of riders killed in motorcycle crashes had been drinking
  • 80

  • 40

  • 20

  • 60