Motorcycle Test - 6

Motorcycle Test - 6
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Motorcycle Test - 6

Question 1 of 20

When will your vehicle use more fuel?

When its tyres are under-inflated

When its tyres are of different makes

When its tyres are over-inflated

When its tyres are new and hardly used

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Question 2 of 20

What will be the effect of wearing brightly coloured clothing while you’re riding?

You'll dazzle other road users

You'll be seen more easily by other motorists

You'll distract other road users

You'll be able to ride on unlit roads at night with sidelights

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Question 3 of 20

If you ride at night, what can you wear to help other road users see you more easily?

A black leather jacket

A reflective garment

A clear visor

A red helmet

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Question 4 of 20

You have too much oil in your engine. What could this cause?

Low oil pressure

Engine overheating

Chain wear

Oil leaks

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Question 5 of 20

You must NOT sound your horn

between 10 pm and 6 am in a built-up area

at any time in a built-up area

between 11.30 pm and 7 am in a built-up area

between 11.30 pm and 6 am on any road

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Question 6 of 20

You forget to switch the choke off after the engine warms up. This could

flatten the battery

reduce braking distances

use less fuel

cause much more engine wear

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Question 7 of 20

You have adjusted your drive chain. Why is it also important to check rear wheel alignment?

Your tyre may be more likely to puncture

Fuel consumption could be greatly increased

You may not be able to reach top speed

Your motorcycle could be unstable on bends

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Question 8 of 20

When would you use the engine cut-out switch?

To reduce speed in an emergency

To prevent the motorcycle being stolen

To stop the engine normally

To stop the engine in an emergency

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Question 9 of 20

The purpose of a catalytic converter is to reduce

fuel consumption

the risk of fire

toxic exhaust gases

engine wear

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Question 10 of 20

A friend offers you a second-hand safety helmet for you to use. Why may this be a bad idea?

It may be damaged

You will be breaking the law

You will affect your insurance cover

It may be a full-face type

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Question 11 of 20

You're checking your direction indicators. How many times per second must they flash?

Between 1 and 2 times

Between 3 and 4 times

Between 5 and 6 times

Between 7 and 8 times

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Question 12 of 20

What could happen if you ride your motorcycle with a slack or worn drive chain?

The engine could misfire

The tyres could wear more quickly

The engine could produce more emissions

The rear wheel could lock

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Question 13 of 20

What is the most important reason why you should keep your motorcycle regularly maintained?

To accelerate faster than other traffic

So the motorcycle can carry panniers

To keep the machine roadworthy

So the motorcycle can carry a passenger

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Question 14 of 20

You're parking your motorcycle. How can you reduce the chances of it being stolen?

Park in a space marked for motorcycles only

Chain it to an immovable object

Switch off the engine cut-out switch

Leave it on its side stand

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Question 15 of 20

When riding your motorcycle a tyre bursts. What should you do?

Slow gently to a stop

Brake firmly to a stop

Change to a high gear

Lower the side stand

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Question 16 of 20

What problem can incorrectly aligned wheels cause?

Faulty headlight adjustment

Reduced braking performance

Better ground clearance

Instability when cornering

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Question 17 of 20

What is most likely to cause high fuel consumption?

Poor steering control

Accelerating around bends

Staying in high gears

Harsh braking and accelerating

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Question 18 of 20

You are parking on a two-way road at night. The speed limit is 40 mph. You should park on the

left with parking lights on

left with no lights on

right with parking lights on

right with dipped headlights on

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Question 19 of 20

After warming up the engine you leave the choke ON. What will this do?

Discharge the battery

Use more fuel

Improve handling

Use less fuel

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Question 20 of 20

Excessive or uneven tyre wear can be caused by faults in the

gearbox

engine

suspension

exhaust system

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