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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. To increase your visibility to other drivers, you should:
Wear reflective clothing.
Use your high beam.
Reduce your following distance.
2. If your motorcycle starts to wander back and forth while riding over metal bridge gratings you should:
relax, stay on course, and ride straight across.
downshift to a lower gear to improve stability.
ride is in the center lane position.
3. When riding with passengers, as you approach a stop you should:
tell the passenger to put their feet on the ground.
maintain a smaller space cushion around you.
start slowing earlier.
4. You can initiate a swerve by:
downshifting gears.
applying the rear brake.
pressing the handgrip of the direction you want to swerve.
5. You can increase your visibility to ther drivers by:
Wearing reflective clothing
Increasing your following distance
Rising slightly off the seat with your weight on the foot pegs
6. If railroad tracks run parallel to your lane and you need to cross them, you should:
cross the tracks at an angle of at least 45 degrees.
cross the tracks at an angle of at least 90 degrees.
cross the tracks at an angle of 180 degrees.
7. The best way to prevent and overcome fatigue while riding is to:
get used to riding more than eight hours a day.
take frequent rest breaks.
avoid using windshields.
8. Why is maintaining a space cushion important?
It gives you time to correct your mistakes.
It gives you space to maneuver.
All of the above.
9. When scanning the road, you should be looking for:
escape routes.
road hazards.
All of the above.
10. When you have a tire failure, you must remember to:
slow down with both brakes.
pull the engine kill switch.
avoid using the brake of the flat tire.
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OH Motorcycle Test

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