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South Carolina DMV Motorcycle Practice Test 3 2018

(From the 2018 South Carolina Motorcycle Manual)
Number of tests: 3
Number of questions: 30
Passing score: 80

Directions: To get a motorcycle license in South Carolina, you must pass a knowledge test. The South Carolina Knowledge test consists of 30 questions. You must score 80% to pass that test. The following questions are based on the details provided in the South Carolina Motorcycle Manual. If you need additional information, please contact your local DMV office. You can find your nearest DMV office at South Carolina DMV locations.

You have made 2 errors so far.
1. Usually a good way to handle tailgaters is to:
  • Change lanes and let them pass or slow down to allow for more space ahead.

  • Ignore them.

  • Speed up to put distance between you and the tailgater.

2. As your motorcycle increase speed, you will need to:
  • Put the bike in neutral

  • Shift down to a lower gear

  • Shift up to a higher gear

3. The faster you drink alcohol:
  • The more alcohol accumulates in the body

  • The faster alcohol is removed from the body

  • The less effect alcohol has on the body

4. When being passed, either from behind, or by oncoming vehicles, usually it is best for motorcycle drivers to be in what part of the lane?
  • Right

  • Center

  • Left

5. You should operate the engine cut-off switch and pull in the clutch when:
  • You start to lose control in a curve.

  • The throttle is stuck and you can't free it.

  • The motorcycle starts to wobble.

6. How fast does the human body remove alcohol?
  • About three drinks per hour

  • About one drink per hour

  • About two drinks per hour