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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. You should start your motorcycle in:
second gear.
first gear.
third gear.
2. When you are being passed by another vehicle, watch out for:
objects being thrown from windows.
extended side mirrors.
blasts of wind.
All of the above.
3. Chain slippage can be avoided by:
loosening the chain.
proper maintenance.
squeezing the clutch lever to disengage the engine.
locking the rear wheel.
4. If your motorcycle starts to wobble, you should:
grip the handlebars firmly and roll off the throttle.
try to accelerate out of the wobble.
fight the wobble.
apply the brakes.
5. If the throttle cable is stuck:
twist the throttle back and forth several times.
check the belt/chain and sprockets.
pull off the road.
apply both brakes.
6. Where is a crash most likely to occur?
At intersections.
On multi-lane roads.
In school zones.
In residential areas.
7. You ride safely on slippery surfaces by:
avoiding sudden moves.
leaning back.
holding in the clutch.
maintaining or increasing your speed.
8. When parking next to a curb, you should park with _______ touching the curb.
You should never park next to a curb.
the front wheel
both wheels
the rear wheel
9. At a stop sign there is no stop line, you must stop:
before the traffic light turns red.
before you enter the crosswalk.
after you enter the crosswalk.
before you enter the intersection.
10. Which of the following provide(s) the best traction for motorcycles?
Gravel roads
Warm pavement
Wet pavement
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IN DMV Motorcycle Test

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