Motorcycle Test - 2

Motorcycle Test - 2
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Motorcycle Test - 2

Question 1 of 20

When riding, your shoulders can obstruct the view in your mirrors. How can you overcome this?

indicate earlier than normal

fit smaller mirrors

extend the mirror arms

brake earlier than normal

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Question 2 of 20

You are waiting to turn right at the end of a road. Your view is obstructed by parked vehicles. What should you do?

Stop and then move forward slowly and carefully for a proper view

Move quickly to where you can see so you only block traffic from one direction

Wait for a pedestrian to let you know when it is safe for you to emerge

Turn your vehicle around immediately and find another junction to use

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Question 3 of 20

In which of these situations should you avoid overtaking?

Just after a bend

In a one-way street

On a 30 mph road

Approaching a dip in the road

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Question 4 of 20

Which of the following should you do before stopping?

Sound the horn

Use the mirrors

Select a higher gear

Flash your headlights

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Question 5 of 20

You should always check your blind spots before doing what?

moving off

slowing down

changing gear

giving a signal

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Question 6 of 20

What should you do when you're approaching traffic lights that have been on green for some time?

Accelerate hard

Maintain your speed

Be ready to stop

Brake hard

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Question 7 of 20

You're riding at night and are dazzled by the headlights of an oncoming car. What should you do?

Slow down or stop

Close your eyes

Flash your headlights

Turn your head away

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Question 8 of 20

What does the term ‘lifesaver’ mean?

A final rearward glance

An approved safety helmet

A reflective jacket

The two-second rule

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Question 9 of 20

You are positioned to turn right on a multilane roundabout. What should you do before moving to a lane on your left?

Take a 'lifesaver' glance over your right shoulder

Cancel the left signal

Signal to the right

Take a 'lifesaver' glance over your left shoulder

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Question 10 of 20

What should you do when riding a motorcycle you've never ridden before?

Ask someone to ride with you for the first time

Just ride, as all controls and switches are the same

Leave your gloves behind so switches can be operated more easily

Make sure you know where all controls and switches are

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Question 11 of 20

What should you do when you're approaching traffic lights that have been on green for some time?

Accelerate hard

Maintain your speed

Be ready to stop

Brake hard

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Question 12 of 20

When may motorcyclists use a mobile phone?

When they're carrying a pillion passenger

When they're parked in a safe place

When they're riding an automatic motorcycle

When they're riding on quiet roads

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Question 13 of 20

You are turning right onto a dual carriageway. What should you do before emerging?

Stop, and then select a very low gear

Position in the left gutter of the side road

Check that the central reservation is wide enough

Check there is enough room for vehicles behind you

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Question 14 of 20

Why should you check over your shoulder before you change lanes in busy, moving traffic?

To avoid having to give a signal

Mirrors don't cover blind spots

So traffic ahead will make room for you

So your balance will not be affected

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Question 15 of 20

You have been waiting for some time to make a right turn into a side road. What should you do just before you make the turn?

Move close to the kerb

Select a higher gear

Make a 'lifesaver' check

Wave to the oncoming traffic

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Question 16 of 20

Tailgating means

using the rear door of a hatchback car

reversing into a parking space

following another vehicle too closely

driving with rear fog lights on

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Question 17 of 20

Diamond-shaped signs give instructions to

tram drivers

bus drivers

lorry drivers

taxi drivers

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Question 18 of 20

A long, heavily-laden lorry is taking a long time to overtake you. What should you do?

Speed up

Slow down

Hold your speed

Change direction

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Question 19 of 20

A bus has stopped at a bus stop ahead of you. Its right-hand indicator is flashing. You should

flash your headlights and slow down

slow down and give way if it is safe to do so

sound your horn and keep going

slow down and then sound your horn

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Question 20 of 20

On a road where trams operate, which of these vehicles will be most at risk from the tram rails?