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Rhode Island DMV Motorcycle Practice Test 8 2019

(From the 2019 Rhode Island Motorcycle Manual)
Number of tests: 8
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. To lessen your chances of an accident, you should:
  • Follow the vehicle in front of you as close as possible.

  • Not look ahead, and focus only on your controls

  • Only ride in the afternoon

  • Communicate your intentions

2. Without braking, what is a way a motorcycle operator could slow down?
  • Upshfting

  • Cross shifting

  • Downshifting

  • Rolling the throttle

3. Which of the following is not an example of a slippery surface?
  • Oil spots in the center part of the lane during rain

  • Dry pavement

  • Mud or snow in the lane

  • Dirt and gravel on the roadway

4. Helmeted riders are how many more times likely to survive a crash than those not wearing helmets?
  • Two times

  • Six times

  • 20 times

  • Three times

5. Most crashes occur during the day. To lessen the chance of being in a crash you should:
  • Wear dark-colored clothing

  • Not drive during the day

  • Look for safer routes

  • Wear bright-colored clothing

6. When entering a curve, a group should:
  • Use a single-file formation

  • Pair up

  • Use a staggered formation

  • Drive on the shoulder