Motorcycle Test - 7

Motorcycle Test - 7
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Motorcycle Test - 7

Question 1 of 20

Why should riders wear reflective clothing?

To protect them from the cold

To protect them from direct sunlight

To be seen better in daylight

To be seen better at night

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Question 2 of 20

What should you do when riding at night?

Give arm signals

Wear reflective clothing

Wear a tinted visor

Ride in the centre of the road

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Question 3 of 20

You are parked on the road at night. Where must you use parking lights?

Where there are continuous white lines in the middle of the road

Where the speed limit exceeds 30 mph

Where you are facing oncoming traffic

Where you are near a bus stop

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Question 4 of 20

What can rapid acceleration and heavy braking lead to?

Reduced pollution

Increased fuel consumption

Reduced exhaust emissions

Increased road safety

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Question 5 of 20

Before starting a journey, where can you get help to plan your route?

Your local filling station.

A motoring organisation.

The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency.

Your vehicle manufacturer.

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Question 6 of 20

Refitting which of the following will disturb your wheel alignment?

front wheel

front brakes

rear brakes

rear wheel

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Question 7 of 20

You're making an appointment and will have to travel a long distance. How should you plan for the journey?

Allow plenty of time for your journey

Plan to go at busy times

Avoid all national speed limit roads

Prevent other drivers from overtaking

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Question 8 of 20

The fluid level in your battery is low. What should you top it up with?

Battery acid

Distilled water

Engine oil

Engine coolant

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Question 9 of 20

What’s badly affected if the tyres are under-inflated?



Changing gear


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Question 10 of 20

You are leaving your motorcycle unattended on a road. When may you leave the engine running?

When parking for less than five minutes

If the battery is flat

When in a 20 mph zone

Not on any occasion

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Question 11 of 20

Before starting a journey it is wise to plan your route. How can you do this?

Look at a map

Contact your local garage

Look in your vehicle handbook

Check your vehicle registration document

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Question 12 of 20

You need to top up your battery. What level should you fill to?

The top of the battery

Half-way up the battery

Just below the cell plates

Just above the cell plates

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Question 13 of 20

What should you check after refitting your rear wheel?

Your steering damper

Your side stand

Your wheel alignment

Your suspension preload

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Question 14 of 20

You're riding a motorcycle with an engine larger than 50 cc. What would make a tyre illegal?

Tread less than 1.6 mm deep

Tread less than 2 mm deep

A large bulge in the wall

A stone wedged in the tread

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Question 15 of 20

Planning your journey to avoid busy times has a number of advantages. One of these is

your journey will take longer

you will have a more pleasant journey

you will cause more pollution

your stress level will be greater

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Question 16 of 20

What should you do when you ride along a road where there are road humps?

Maintain a reduced speed throughout

Accelerate quickly between each one

Always keep to the maximum legal speed

Ride slowly at school times only

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Question 17 of 20

You service your own motorcycle. How should you get rid of the old engine oil?

Take it to a local authority site

Pour it down a drain

Tip it into a hole in the ground

Put it into your dustbin

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Question 18 of 20

Supertrams or Light Rapid Transit (LRT) systems are environmentally friendly because

they use diesel power

they use quieter roads

they use electric power

they do not operate during rush hour

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Question 19 of 20

Which fairing would give you the best weather protection?





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Question 20 of 20

What should you do when leaving your motorcycle parked?

Remove the battery lead

Pull it onto the kerb

Use the steering lock

Leave the parking light on.