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Operating a motorcycle safely requires special skills and knowledge. To earn your motorcycle license in Kentucky, you must pass a knowledge test and an on-cycle skill test. Knowledge test questions are based on information from the Kentucky Motorcycle Operator Manual. The test consists of 30 questions, and you must score at least 24 to pass.
1. To cross railroad tracks, you should:
cross at an angle of at least 120-degree.
ride straight within your lane.
cross at an angle of at least 15-degree.
cross at a 90-degree angle.
2. What's the best way to secure cargo on your motorcycle?
So that it covers your lights.
Using bungee cords.
Using a rope.
On the sissy bar.
3. ___________________ should check their mirror and make a head check before they change lanes.
Only car drivers
Both motorcyclists and car drivers
Only motorcyclists
Drivers below the age of 18
4. When is it safe for you to ride side-by-side with another motorcycle?
On multi-lane roads
When traffic is heavy
On straight highways
5. When deciding if it safe to pass, you should not:
follow another vehicle that is passing a car in front of you.
pass a school bus with flashing red lights.
All the other answers are correct.
pass if signs or pavement markings prohibit passing.
6. When you are being passed, you should:
stay in the center portion of your lane.
flash the brake light.
beep your horn.
All the other answers are correct.
7. Before taking a trip with your motorcycle, it is important to check:
the mirrors.
the tires and wheels.
the lights.
All of the above.
8. The best way to carry small loads on a motorcycle is to:
fasten the load securely with ropes.
stack the load against a frame on the back of the seat.
None of the other answers is correct.
keep the load forward.
9. When riding through an intersection, motorcycle riders must be especially aware of:
pedestrians crossing the road.
All the other answers are correct.
vehicles in the roundabout.
cars turning left into their path.
10. Riders in a staggered formation should move into a single-file formation when:
riding in the left position.
riding curves.
riding at night.
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KY DMV Motorcycle Test

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