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To obtain your motorcycle license in Texas, you must pass a knowledge test and on-cycle skill test. Knowledge test questions are based on the information from the Texas Motorcycle Manual. They require that you know and understand driving laws, road rules and safe riding practices, as well as information specific to two-wheeled vehicles. The Texas motorcycle test consists of 20 multiple choice questions, and a passing score is 16 or higher.
1. To know what is going on behind you:
check your side mirrors frequently.
pull off the road and check.
decrease your speed and  scan the environment ahead of you.
slow down and look around.
2. In Texas, motorcycles manufactured after 1975:
must be ridden with the headlight on.
require a special license.
can't be used at night.
require a special maintenance certificate.
3. The best face protection is provided by:
a face shield.
government-approved glasses.
a windshield.
4. Before taking a trip with your motorcycle, it is important to check:
the tires and wheels.
the fluids.
the mirrors.
All of the above.
5. The brake hydraulic fluid and coolant level should be checked:
every week.
every day.
once a year.
every month.
6. When riding in a group, ensure the group stays together by:
checking your mirrors frequently.
pairing up.
placing beginners in the middle of the group.
riding in a single-file formation.
7. The edge of the road can be extremely dangerous because:
there is poor visibility.
it's where most oil, anti-freeze, and other vehicle fluids collect.
it's where tire tracks left by cars collect.
dirt and gravel provide little traction.
8. Which of the following is a common factor in motorcycle collisions?
Not being seen
Bad drivers
Traffic signals
Seasonal changes
9. Experienced riders search for hazards that are about ________ ahead.
12 seconds
40 feet
50 feet
4 seconds
10. The front brake:
is also known as engine braking.
provides 70% of the total stopping power.
provides twice as much stopping power asthe rear brake.
should only be used in an emergency.
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TX Motorcycle Test

Number of questions: 20
Correct answers to pass:16
Passing score:80%
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