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To earn your motorcycle license in Indiana, you must pass both a knowledge test and an on-cycle skill test. Knowledge test questions are based on information from the Indiana Motorcycle Manual. They require that you know and understand road rules and safe riding practices. The knowledge examination consists of 25 questions, and 21 correct answers are required to pass.
1. Making eye contact with other drivers:
Doesn’t guarantee that the driver will yield.
Is not worth the effort.
Is a clear sign of aggressive driving.
Guarantees that the other driver will yield to you.
2. You should create more space and minimize harm from hazards by:
using your lights or horn.
adjusting your direction or position.
adjusting your speed.
All of the above.
3. When riding behind a car, which lane position makes you more visible to the driver ahead?
the center
the left
the right
4. When you have a tire failure, you must remember to:
use the flat tire brake only.
avoid using the brake of the flat tire.
slow down with both brakes.
pull the engine kill switch.
5. When you start your motorcycle, your right wrist should be positioned:
low, to increase control.
flat, so you won't use too much throttle.
high, to use the throttle the most.
6. You should ride in a staggered formation:
when you are carrying loads.
only in an emergency.
when your throttle is stuck.
when riding with a group of motorcyclists.
7. ______ can cause your motorcycle to wobble.
Riding a motorcycle that is too big
Improper loading of cargo
Carrying a passenger
Improper braking technique
8. You should ______ while stopped at intersections.
remain in first gear
remain in neutral
remain in third gear
remain in second gear
9. Distances are harder to judge at night than in daylight. When you ride at night you should:
use another vehicle's tail lights to help judge the road ahead.
allow more distance to pass and be passed.
All the other answers are correct.
use your high beam whenever you are not following or meeting a car.
10. Car drivers are most likely to try to share your lane when:
they want to pass you.
you are preparing to turn at an intersection.
traffic is heavy.
All of the above.
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IN DMV Motorcycle Test

Number of questions: 25
Correct answers to pass:21
Passing score:84%
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