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Rhode Island requires a special license to operate a motorcycle. To earn your motorcycle license, you must complete a motorcycle safety course provided by the Community College of Rhode Island.
1. Because operation of a motorcycle is more tiring than the operation of a car, you should:
eat foods high in carbohydrate.
keep riding even if you are tired.
avoid drinking water.
take frequent breaks.
2. Why is maintaining a space cushion important?
It gives you space to maneuver.
It gives you time to correct your mistakes.
It gives you time to react.
All of the above.
3. When it starts to rain, you should ride:
in the center lane position.
in the tire tracks left by cars.
on the shoulder of the road.
in groups larger than 4 or 5 motorcyclists.
4. Turning to take railroad tracks at a 90-degree angle can be more dangerous because:
your path may carry you into another lane of traffic.
it may cause a motorcycle to weave.
could catch your tires and throw you off balance.
All the other answers are correct.
5. When passing a truck, it is important to:
always sound your horn when riding alongside the vehicle.
All the other answers are correct.
avoid slowing down suddenly when you merge back in front of the vehicle.
flash your headlight.
6. You should check your motorcycle tires:
every time you ride.
once a month.
every three months.
7. Which type of clothing is best for daytime riding?
Reflective and bright-colored
Dark and durable
8. The greatest potential for conflict between you and other traffic is:
where dirt and gravel collect.
at intersections.
in the left lane position.
in the center portion of the lane.
9. At blind intersections, it is important to:
see as much as possible and remain visible to others.
ride in a staggered formation.
share your lane with other cars and motorcycles.
change lanes and let the tailgater pass.
10. Wearing a face shield while riding:
is a legal requirement for riders under the age of 21.
is prohibited at night.
is the best form of face and eye protection.
is less effective than wearing glasses.
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