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To add an endorsement to your license in Washington State, you must pass both a knowledge and a skills test. Knowledge test questions are based on the information from the Washington State 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 written motorcycle test consists of 25 questions, and you'll need at least 20 correct answers to pass.
1. Your lane position should:
communicate your intentions.
All the other answers are correct.
increase your ability to see and be seen.
avoid surface hazards.
2. You should use only the front brake:
At all times.
when you need to stop quickly.
on surfaces with poor traction.
if your rear tire goes flat.
3. The best colors for being seen are:
red and black.
dark colors in general.
orange, red, yellow or green.
black and white.
4. The three steps of the SEE strategy are:
Search, Examine, Execute.
Search, Evaluate, Execute.
See, Execute, Examine.
Signal, Execute, Evaluate.
5. When riding at night you should:
increase your following distance.
reduce your speed.
use other lights (including vehicles ahead).
All of the above.
6. When you are riding at night, it is best to:
stay close behind the car in front of you.
ride slower than you do during the day.
wear a tinted face shield.
not use your headlight.
7. To avoid hazardous situations and reduce their risk, experienced riders:
pull in the clutch when turning.
scan the road ahead.
swerve often.
avoid carrying passengers.
8. When riding over rain grooves or bridge gratings that cause the motorcycle to weave, you should:
roll on the throttle.
pull in the clutch.
relax, maintain a steady speed and ride straight across.
apply the rear brake.
9. Remind your passenger to tighten his or her hold when you:
 are about to start from a stop.
 are about to turn sharply.
approach surface hazards.
All the other answers are correct.
10. When passing parked cars, you must watch for:
drivers getting out of cars.
people stepping from between cars.
doors opening in your path.
All of the above.
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WA DMV Motorcycle Test

Number of questions: 25
Correct answers to pass:20
Passing score:80%
Number of questions: 25
Correct answers to pass:20
Passing score:80%
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