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Safe riding requires knowledge and skill. To earn your motorcycle license in Pennsylvania, you must pass both a knowledge test and on-cycle skills test. Knowledge test questions are based on information in the Pennsylvania Motorcycle Manual. They require that you know and understand road rules and safe riding practices. The Pennsylvania DMV motorcycle test consists of 20 questions, and you'll need at least 16 correct answers to pass (80%).
1. In slow tight turns:
sit as far back as possible.
lean the motorcycle only and keep your body straight.
lean with the motorcycle.
increase your speed.
2. Chain slippage can be avoided by:
squeezing the clutch lever to disengage the engine.
loosening the chain.
proper maintenance.
locking the rear wheel.
3. By "choosing the best lane position" you:
avoid road hazards.
are not in a blind spot.
maximize the space cushion around you.
All of the above.
4. Avoid riding in the right lane position:
when another vehicle is passing you on the left.
when you are approaching an intersection.
when you are riding through a construction zone.
5. To avoid hazardous situations and reduce their risk, experienced riders:
avoid carrying passengers.
scan the road ahead.
pull in the clutch when turning.
swerve often.
6. To lessen your chances of a crash occurring:
communicate your intentions.
maintain an adequate space cushion.
All the other answers are correct.
wear proper clothing
7. When you are passing a line of parked cars, it is best to ride in ______ lane position.
the left
the center
the right
8. When the engine “locks”, it is usually:
low on oil.
out of balance.
9. To turn your motorcycle, press on the handgrip in the direction of the turn and:
lean in the same direction.
pull in the clutch.
keep your body straight.
look straight ahead.
10. You should adjust your side mirrors:
before mounting your motorcycle.
before starting your motorcycle.
while riding your motorcycle.
at a designated service center.
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PA DMV Motorcycle Test

Number of questions: 20
Correct answers to pass:16
Passing score:80%
Number of questions: 20
Correct answers to pass:16
Passing score:80%
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