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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. To carry a passenger, your motorcycle must have:
footpegs for the passenger.
motorcycle boots.
a windshield.
two throttles.
2. In the 'Evaluate' step of the SEE strategy, you must have a plan to reduce risks, particularly when faced with:
traffic signals and warning signs.
potholes, guardrails, bridges.
vehicles that may move into your path.
All of the above.
3. Which of the following is required in order to have a passenger on your motorcycle?
Side saddlebags for cargo
Footrests for the passenger
A windshield
Specialized shocks
4. To stop as quickly and as safely as possible in a curve, try to:
grab the front brake.
increase your speed through the curve.
lean as much as possible.
get the motorcycle as perpendicular to the road as possible.
5. You should not ride your motorcycle alongside of cars because:
the car driver cannot make a turn.
you could be in a blind spot.
your bike may skid.
None of the above.
6. When negotiating a turn, motorcyclists should:
All the other answers are correct.
look through the turn to where you want to go.
maintain steady speed or accelerate gradually through the turn.
roll on the throttle through the turn to stabilize suspension.
7. To turn your motorcycle, press on the handgrip in the direction of the turn and:
keep your body straight.
pull in the clutch.
look straight ahead.
lean in the same direction.
8. What lane position should you ride in when you are being passed from behind?
Center or left
Left or right
9. ______ can cause your motorcycle to wobble.
Improper braking technique
Carrying a passenger
Riding a motorcycle that is too big
Improper loading of cargo
10. The gearshift lever is located:
by the right handgrip.
in front of the right footrest.
by the left handgrip.
in front of the left footrest.
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OR Motorcycle Test

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