Motorcycle Test - 1

Motorcycle Test - 1
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Question 1 of 20

Why are these yellow lines painted across the road?

To help you choose the correct lane

To help you keep the correct separation distance

To make you aware of your speed

To tell you the distance to the roundabout

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Question 2 of 20

What should you do before making a U-turn?

Give an arm signal as well as using your indicators

Check signs to see that U-turns are permitted

Look over your shoulder for a final check

Select a higher gear than normal

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Question 3 of 20

What should you do as you approach this bridge?

Move to the right

Slow down

Change gear

Keep to 30mph

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Question 4 of 20

You see road signs showing a sharp bend ahead. What should you do?

Continue at the same speed

Slow down as you go around the bend

Slow down as you come out of the bend

Slow down before the bend

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Question 5 of 20

Blind spots should be checked before you do what?

Give a signal

Apply the brakes

Change direction

Give an arm signal

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Question 6 of 20

You are about to emerge from a junction. Your pillion passenger tells you it's clear. When should you rely on their judgement?

Never, you should always look for yourself

When the roads are very busy

When the roads are very quiet

Only when they are a qualified rider

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Question 7 of 20

You see an incident on the other side of the motorway. What should you do?

Leave the motorway at the next exit

Stop and cross the carriageway to help

Concentrate on what is happening ahead

Place a warning triangle in the road

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Question 8 of 20

What is the 'lifesaver' when riding a motorcycle?

A certificate every motorcyclist must have

A final, rearward glance before changing direction

A part of the motorcycle tool kit

A mirror fitted to check blind spots

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Question 9 of 20

You're turning right at a large roundabout. What should you do before you cross a lane to reach your exit?

Take a 'lifesaver' glance over your right shoulder

Put on your right indicator

Take a 'lifesaver' glance over your left shoulder

Cancel the left indicator

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Question 10 of 20

How should you move off safely from a parked position?

Signal if other drivers will need to slow down

Leave your motorcycle on its stand until the road is clear

Give an arm signal as well as using your indicators

Look over your shoulder for a final check

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Question 11 of 20

What must you do before stopping normally?

Put both feet down

Select first gear

Use your mirrors

Move into neutral

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Question 12 of 20

You are about to turn right. What should you do just before you turn?

Give the correct signal

Take a 'lifesaver' glance over your shoulder

Select the correct gear

Get in position ready for the turn

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Question 13 of 20

You're following a large vehicle. Why should you stay a safe distance behind it?

You'll be able to corner more quickly

You'll help the large vehicle to stop more easily

You'll allow the driver to see you in their mirrors

You'll keep out of the wind better

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Question 14 of 20

When should you check the blind spots?

Before changing gear

Before giving signals

Before slowing down

Before changing lanes

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Question 15 of 20

Your mobile phone rings while you're travelling. What should you do?

Stop immediately

Answer it immediately

Ignore it

Pull up at the nearest kerb

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Question 16 of 20

You become cold when riding your motorcycle. How will this affect you?

You'll be more alert

You'll be more relaxed

You'll react more quickly

You'll lose concentration

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Question 17 of 20

What should you do before making a U-turn?

Give an arm signal as well as using your indicators

Signal so that other drivers can slow down for you

Look over your shoulder for a final check

Select a higher gear than normal

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Question 18 of 20

When you see a hazard ahead you should use the mirrors. Why is this?

Because you will need to accelerate out of danger

To assess how your actions will affect following traffic

Because you will need to brake sharply to a stop

To check what is happening on the road ahead

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Question 19 of 20

Why can it be helpful to have mirrors fitted on each side of your motorcycle?

To judge the gap when filtering in traffic

To give protection when riding in poor weather

To make your motorcycle appear larger to other drivers

To give you the best view of the road behind

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Question 20 of 20

You are riding at night. You have your headlight on main beam. Another vehicle is overtaking you. When should you dip your headlight?

When the other vehicle signals to overtake

As soon as the other vehicle moves out to overtake

As soon as the other vehicle passes you

After the other vehicle pulls in front of you

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