Motorcycle Test - 21

Motorcycle Test - 21
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Motorcycle Test - 21

Question 1 of 20

To stop your motorcycle quickly in an emergency you should apply

the rear brake only

the front brake only

the front brake just before the rear

the rear brake just before the front

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Question 2 of 20

You are on a motorway in fog. The left-hand edge of the motorway can be identified by reflective studs. What colour are they?





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Question 3 of 20

You have to park on the road in fog. What should you do?

Leave parking lights on

Leave no lights on

Leave dipped headlights on

Leave main-beam headlights on

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Question 4 of 20

What will happen if you ride with your clutch lever pulled in for longer than is necessary?

It will increase wear on the gearbox

It will increase petrol consumption

It will reduce your control of the motorcycle

It will reduce the grip of the tyres

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Question 5 of 20

Why should you be careful when crossing tram lines?

Tram lines are always 'live'

Trams will be stopping here

Pedestrians will be crossing here

The steel rails can be slippery

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Question 6 of 20

You are riding in wet weather. You see diesel fuel on the road. What should you do?

Swerve to avoid the area

Accelerate through quickly

Brake sharply to a stop

Slow down in good time

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Question 7 of 20

What should you do when you meet an oncoming vehicle on a single-track road?

Reverse back to the main road

Carry out an emergency stop

Stop at a passing place

Switch on your hazard warning lights

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Question 8 of 20

What should you do before you start a journey in foggy conditions?

Make sure that you have a spare visor with you

Make sure that you have a warm drink with you

Check that your lights are working

Check the battery is fully charged

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Question 9 of 20

What should you do when riding in windy conditions?

stay close to large vehicles

keep your speed up

keep your speed down

stay close to the gutter

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Question 10 of 20

What's most likely to cause a motorcycle to skid?

Riding in wet weather

Catching your foot on the ground

Cornering too fast

Riding in the winter

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Question 11 of 20

After this hazard you should test your brakes. Why is this?

You will be on a slippery road

Your brakes will be soaking wet

You will be going down a long hill

You will have just crossed a long bridge

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Question 12 of 20

It rains after a long, dry, hot spell. How can this affect the road surface?

It can become unusually slippery

It can give better grip

It can become covered in grit

It can melt and break up

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Question 13 of 20

You are riding at 70 mph on a three-lane motorway. There is no traffic ahead. Which lane should you use?

Any lane

Middle lane

Right-hand lane

Left-hand lane

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Question 14 of 20

What's the aim of a smart motorway?

To prevent overtaking

To reduce rest stops

To prevent tailgating

To reduce congestion

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Question 15 of 20

The aim of an Active Traffic Management scheme on a motorway is to

prevent overtaking

reduce rest stops

prevent tailgating

reduce congestion

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Question 16 of 20

On a motorway the amber reflective studs can be found between

the hard shoulder and the carriageway

the acceleration lane and the carriageway

the central reservation and the carriageway

each pair of the lanes

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Question 17 of 20

Which of these isn't allowed to travel in the right-hand lane of a three-lane motorway?

A small delivery van

A motorcycle

A vehicle towing a trailer

A motorcycle and side-car

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Question 18 of 20

If you want to ride on the motorway, what's the minimum engine size your motorcycle must have?

50 cc

125 cc

150 cc

250 cc

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Question 19 of 20

You are intending to leave the motorway at the next exit. Before you reach the exit you should normally position your motorcycle

in the middle lane

in the left-hand lane

on the hard shoulder

in any lane

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Question 20 of 20

When should you stop on a motorway?

If you have to read a map

When you are tired and need a rest

If red lights show above every lane

If your mobile phone rings