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To get an unrestricted motorcycle endorsement in Oregon, you must take a vision test and the DMV motorcycle knowledge test. You must also have a valid (or expired less than one year) motorcycle instruction permit or present a Team Oregon Basic Rider Training course completion card. The OR DMV knowledge test is based on the information in the Oregon Motorcycle Manual manual and the questions are multiple choice. The Oregon motorcycle test consists of 25 questions, and you'll need at least 20 correct answers to pass (80%). If you have a valid motorcycle endorsement from another state, you are not required to take the motorcycle knowledge or skills tests.
1. Driving a motorcycle is ____________ driving a car.
more tiring than
less tiring at night than
as tiring as
less tiring than
2. You should roll on the throttle:
to help stabilize your bike in a turn.
when you are descending a hill.
when you are preparing to stop.
when you are passing a row of parked cars.
3. You are approaching a turn and need to change gears. When should you change gears?
After entering the turn
Before entering the turn
During the turn
At any point before, after, or during the turn
4. To keep the motorcycle steady through a turn, you should:
maintain or increase your speed.
maintain or decrease your speed.
speed up.
decrease your speed.
5. If your motorcycle was built before 1978, remember to:
get a special license.
wear glasses.
stop riding when it gets dark.
turn on the headlights when riding.
6. When riding your motorcycle, you should use both brakes:
every time you make turns.
in emergency situations.
every time you stop.
at uncontrolled intersections.
7. Each marked lane gives a motorcyclist _______ possible paths of travel.
8. The rear brake is operated by:
the left food pedal.
the left handle.
the right foot pedal.
the right handle.
9. When it starts to rain:
ride in the tire tracks left by cars.
always ride in the left lane position.
ride in the center lane position.
increase your speed to lessen your chances of skidding.
10. When you are being passed from behind, which lane position should you ride in?
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OR DMV Motorcycle Test

Number of questions: 25
Correct answers to pass:20
Passing score:80%
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