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Riding a motorcycle requires special skills and knowledge beyond those required for driving a car. To earn your motorcycle license in Minnesota, you must pass both a knowledge test and an on-cycle skill test. The knowledge test includes questions on driving laws, safe driving practices and rules of the road, as well as information specific to two-wheeled vehicles. In addition to the Motorcycle Operator Manual, you should study the Minnesota Driver’s Manual. The knowledge test consists of 40 questions, and you need 32 or more correct answers to pass (80%).
1. When you ride a motorcycle, your clothing should be protective and:
tight fitting.
completely cover your arms and legs.
loose fitting.
made of an approved material.
2. When starting on a hill, you should use ______ to hold the motorcycle while you start the engine and shift into first gear.
your feet
the front brake
the rear brake
the clutch
3. Which of the following can affect your blood alcohol concentration (BAC)?
How much you weigh
How fast you drink
The number of drinks you've had
All of the above.
4. As you prepare for your ride, tell your passenger to:
keep their legs close to the muffler(s).
wear a seat belt.
put their feet on the ground at stops.
hold firmly onto your waist, hips, belt or passenger handholds.
5. When someone is merging into your lane from an off-ramp, the best strategy is to:
beep your horn.
change lanes.
slow down.
speed up.
6. While riding a motorcycle, you can share your lane with:
other motorcycles.
You can never share your lane.
It depends on the vehicle.
7. The least effective method of attaching cargo to your motorcycle is by using:
elastic cords.
tank bags.
8. The best way to carry cargo on a motorcycle is to:
secure the load with elastic cords.
keep the load forward.
distribute the load evenly.
All of the above.
9. When parked along the roadside, you should park:
with your rear tire touching the curb.
with your front tire touching the curb.
parallel to the curb.
on the curb.
10. What lane position should you ride in when being passed by another vehicle?
Left or right
Center or right
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MN DMV Motorcycle Test

Number of questions: 40
Correct answers to pass:32
Passing score:80%
Number of questions: 40
Correct answers to pass:32
Passing score:80%
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