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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. When preparing to pass, you can increase your line of sight by:
swerving from side to side.
riding in the left lane position
staying in the center lane position.
increasing your speed.
2. You should use both brakes at the same time:
every time you slow or stop.
in emergencies only.
when riding on hills.
None of the other answers is correct.
3. The rear brake is operated by:
the right foot pedal.
the left handle.
the right handle.
the left food pedal.
4. Motorcycle riders should maintain an adequate space cushion when following other vehicles:
unless they are following a motorcycle.
in heavy traffic.
All the other answers are correct.
at all times.
5. To reduce your chances of skidding, you should:
drag your feet on the ground.
grab the front brake.
slow down before you get to the slippery surface.
All of the above.
6. If the front tire goes flat while riding:
avoid using the rear brake.
hold the handlegrips firmly, ease off the throttle, and keep a straight course.
twist the throttle back and forth several times.
make sure the tire pressure, shock spring preload and dampers are at the recommended settings for the weight.
7. You are considered intoxicated if you have a blood alcohol concentration of _____ or above.
8. For precision steering, your hands should be positioned:
above your elbows.
even with or below your elbows.
so you can lock the rear brake more easily.
so you can keep your arms straight.
9. If an obstacle cannot be avoided and you must go over it, approach it at a ______-degree angle.
10. _______________ is the best way to lessen your chances of being involved in a collision.
Using your headlight
Maintaining an adequate space cushion
Wearing protective clothing
Choosing the right helmet
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