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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. Avoid riding in the right lane position:
when you are riding through a construction zone.
when another vehicle is passing you on the left.
when you are approaching an intersection.
2. When riding on slippery surfaces, you should:
use both brakes when stopping.
avoid sudden moves.
slow down.
All of the above.
3. In the 'Evaluate' step of the SEE strategy, you must have a plan to reduce risks, particularly when faced with:
potholes, guardrails, bridges.
traffic signals and warning signs.
vehicles that may move into your path.
All of the above.
4. Start your motorcycle with your right wrist:
5. When you are being passed from behind, stay in _____ lane position.
the center
the left
the right
6. You can ride a motorcycle between lanes of traffic:
only during designated peak traffic hours.
only at speeds no more than 35 miles-per-hour faster than the vehicles you are passing.
when there is no traffic.
7. You can increase your visibility to ther drivers by:
Increasing your following distance
Wearing reflective clothing
Rising slightly off the seat with your weight on the foot pegs
Keeping both feet on the pegs.
8. When following another vehicle, leave a minimum of ______ second(s) following distance.
9. If you must carry a load, it should be:
either over or in front of the rear axle.
None of the other answers is correct.
piled up against a sissy bar or frame on the back of the seat.
carried on the gas tank.
10. When behind a car, ride in ________________ - where a driver is most likely to see you.
the wet part of the lane
the right portion of the lane
the center portion of the lane
the left portion of the lane
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OR DMV Motorcycle Test

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