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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. To decrease your chances of being involved in a collision:
All of the other answers are correct.
be prepared to act.
identify and separate hazards.
search your path.
2. What lane position should you ride in when you are being passed from behind?
Center or left
Left or right
3. Most motorcycle crashes happen:
in school zones.
on short trips.
on long trips.
in construction zones.
4. Which surface provides little traction?
fallen leaves.
wet pavement.
gravel roads.
All of the above.
5. If you encounter a large surface so slippery that you must coast:
warn other drivers that you will make a sudden move.
gradually increase your speed.
sit as far back as possible.
consider letting your feet skim along the surface.
6. At intersections, motorcycle riders must especially watch for:
blue traffic signs.
cars crossing their path.
rows of parked vehicles.
7. When a driver on an entrance ramp is merging into your lane, you should:
slow down.
change to another lane if one is open.
increase your speed.
sound your horn.
8. You should increase your following distance:
during the day.
on single-lane roads.
when it is windy.
in heavy traffic.
9. Always use _____________ to stop.
the rear brake only
both brakes at the same time
the front brake only
10. To swerve correctly:
Press the handgrip in the opposite direction of the turn.
Turn the handlebars quickly.
Shift your weight quickly.
Press the handgrip in the direction of the turn.
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