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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. At night it is harder for you to see and be seen. To compensate, you should:
decrease your following distance.
use your low beam whenever you are not following or meeting a car.
stay in the same lane position.
use the taillights of the car ahead.
2. You should adjust your side mirrors:
while riding your motorcycle.
before starting your motorcycle.
at a designated service center.
before mounting your motorcycle.
3. Which of the following is a hazard associated with passing a row of parked cars?
A driver may pull out in front of you.
A door could be opened into your path.
People can step out from between cars.
All of the above.
4. You should check your motorcycle tires:
every time you ride.
every three months.
once a month.
5. In normal turns, you should:
None of the other answers is correct.
lean at the same angle as the motorcycle.
lean in the opposite direction.
remain upright while the motorcycle leans.
6. If the front wheel locks:
keep it locked.
roll on the throttle.
release the front brake immediately, then reapply it.
grab at the front brake.
7. Before changing lanes on a multi-lane road, you should check:
only the far lane.
only the lane next to you.
your turn signal.
the lane next to you and the far lane.
8. Each marked lane gives a motorcyclist _______ possible paths of travel.
9. Turning to take railroad tracks at a 90-degree angle can be more dangerous because:
could catch your tires and throw you off balance.
it may cause a motorcycle to weave.
All the other answers are correct.
your path may carry you into another lane of traffic.
10. You should check your mirrors when you are:
stopped at an intersection.
about to slow down.
about to change lanes.
in any of the above situations.
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