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Safe riding requires knowledge and skill. To earn your Alabama motorcycle license, you must pass both a knowledge test and on-cycle skills test. Knowledge test questions are based on information from the AL DMV Motorcycle Operator Manual. They require that you know and understand road rules and safe riding practices. The written knowledge test consists of 30 questions. To pass you must correctly answer at least 24 questions (80%).
1. When traveling behind a car, a motorcycle rider must ride ______ where a driver is most likely to see him/her.
in the center portion of the lane
in the driver's blind spot
in the left side of the lane
2. Motorcycle cargo should NOT be secured with:
elastic cords.
3. Where is the engine cut off switch located?
Near the left handgrip
Near the right handgrip
Near the left foot pedal
4. When you believe that another vehicle might try to share your lane, what should you do?
Swerve from side to side.
Ride in the center lane position.
Flash your brake light.
5. Surfaces that provide little traction for a motorcycle include:
lanes that are not often used.
gravel roads.
pavement that is hot from the sun.
6. Before starting your motorcycle engine, your transmission should be in:
first gear.
second gear.
7. In ______ turns, the motorcycle and rider should lean at the same angle.
quick, sharp
any of the above
8. The front brake is operated by:
the left foot lever.
the right hand lever.
the foot pedal.
9. When crossing a slippery surface, you should:
stop and walk the bike across.
pull in the clutch and coast.
accelerate or maintain your speed.
10. Rules of riding in a group include the following:
maintaining a staggered formation.
checking your mirrors frequently.
All of the above.
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AL DMV Motorcycle Test

Number of questions: 30
Correct answers to pass:24
Passing score:80%
Number of questions: 30
Correct answers to pass:24
Passing score:80%
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