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To earn your motorcycle license in Ohio, you must pass a knowledge test and an on-cycle skills test. The knowledge test questions are based on information from the Ohio Motorcycle Manual. They require that you know and understand driving laws, road rules, and safe riding practices. The Ohio motorcycle test consists of 40 questions. A score of at least 30 (75%) is required to pass.
1. The rear brake is operated by:
the left food pedal.
the right handle.
the right foot pedal.
2. Which of the following is true about carrying cargo on your motorcycle?
Attach the cargo to your gas tank.
Never carry cargo on a motorcycle.
Fill saddlebags evenly to prevent drifting.
3. Before riding, position yourself comfortably and sit far enough forward so that your arms are:
slightly bent when you hold the handgrips.
bent at a 120-degree angle.
4. You should increase your following distance:
on single-lane roads.
during the day.
in heavy traffic.
5. When you are being passed on the left, what portion of the lane should your motorcycle be in?
6. When riding in a group, motoryclists should ride in a single-file formation:
in school zones.
when entering a highway.
at all times.
7. What lane position should you ride in when you are being passed from behind?
Center or left
8. If the traffic situation allows, the ___________ lane position is usually the best place for you to be seen.
9. Before changing lanes on a multi-lane road, you should check:
only the far lane.
the lane next to you and the far lane.
only the lane next to you.
10. Convex mirrors:
make cars seem closer than they really are.
should never be used.
make cars seem farther away than they really are.
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OH DMV Motorcycle Test

Number of questions: 40
Correct answers to pass:30
Passing score:75%
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