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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 you are being passed from behind, you should:
swerve as soon as you can.
ride on the shoulder of the road.
avoid riding in the center of the lane.
avoid moving into the portion of the lane farthest from the passing vehicle.
2. What's the best way to secure cargo on your motorcycle?
So that it covers your lights.
Using bungee cords.
Using a rope.
On the sissy bar.
3. Start your motorcycle with your right wrist:
locked.
up.
flat.
down.
4. Because operation of a motorcycle is more tiring than the operation of a car, you should:
keep riding even if you are tired.
take frequent breaks.
drink a lot of coffee.
avoid drinking water.
5. To stop as quickly and as safely as possible in a curve, try to:
get the motorcycle as perpendicular to the road as possible.
increase your speed through the curve.
lean as much as possible.
grab the front brake.
6. When you check your tires, what are you checking for?
Cuts and scrapes
Tread wear
Tire pressure
All of the above.
7. Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) is influenced by:
how fast you travel.
how fast you drink.
your DUI.
your drinking experience.
8. When riding behind a car, which lane position will make you most visible to the driver?
Any
Left
Right
Center
9. Keeping your knees against the gas tank:
helps prevent chain failure.
helps you keep your balance as the motorcycle turns.
reduces fuel consumption.
increases your ability to see and be seen.
10. The ________ is on the right handle and the _________ is operated by the right foot pedal.
rear brake; clutch
rear brake; front brake
clutch; throttle
front brake; rear brake
 
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