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Washington DC DMV Motorcycle Practice Test 7 2018

(From the 2018 Washington DC Motorcycle Manual)
Number of tests: 7
Number of questions: 30
Passing score: 80

Directions: To get a motorcycle license in Washington DC, you must pass a knowledge test. The Washington DC 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 Washington DC Motorcycle Manual. If you need additional information, please contact your local DMV office. You can find your nearest DMV office at Washington DC DMV locations.

You have made 2 errors so far.
1. When entering a curve, a group should:
  • Pair up

  • Drive on the shoulder

  • Use a staggered formation

  • Use a single-file formation

2. A linked braking system:
  • Connects the front brake to the gear shifter, so when it is downshifted, the brake is applied

  • Connects the brake to a switch on the handlebar

  • Connects the front and rear brakes, and when one brake is used, applies braking pressure to both brakes

  • Connects the rear brake to a foot control to make it easier to brake

3. When looking where you want to go in a turn, you should:
  • Only move your eyes, so your head remains straight

  • Use only your mirrors and not turn your head

  • Turn both your head and your shoulders to get a betterlook

  • Turn just your head, not your shoulders

4. Anti-lock braking systems are designed to:
  • Prevent brakes from activating if the roadway is dry

  • Apply brakes automatically

  • Prevent wheel lock-up and skids

  • Warn you when your brake pad needs replacing

5. When riding a motorcycle, the following applies to footwear:
  • Sneakers are the best footwear

  • Long laces are acceptable

  • Heels should be long

  • Heels should be short

6. Your lane position should:
  • Allow you a nice view of scenery

  • Protect your lane from other drivers

  • Hide your intentions from other drivers

  • Place you in other drivers’ blind spots