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South Carolina DMV Motorcycle Practice Test 5 2019

(From the 2019 South Carolina Motorcycle Manual)
Number of tests: 5
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. You should conduct a safety inspection of your motorcycle:
  • Once a month

  • Every week

  • Before every ride

2. Hearing protection is:
  • Recommended only on long rides

  • Recommended on all rides

  • Not recommended

3. On a motorcycle, which brake provides more stopping power?
  • They are both equal

  • The front brake

  • The rear brake

4. If the rear tire of a motorcycle suddenly goes flat, the rider may become aware of the flat tire because
  • a discharge of air can usually be seen.

  • the rider will usually hear a loud noise.

  • there will be a jerk or sway from side to side.

5. If you have only one drink before riding:
  • You cannot be arrested for drinking and riding.

  • It can affect your ability to operate a motorcycle.

  • Your riding skills will not be affected.

6. What does an Integrated braking system do?
  • It is connected to the gears and applies the brake when downshifting

  • It link the front and rear brakes together when applying the rear brake

  • It knows when to brake automatically by understanding your driving habits