16 Tests




1 . In the center of a traffic lane, there is usually an oily strip. Motorcyclists should:

Avoid riding on oil and grease buildup. Because the oily strip in the center of a lane is usually no more than two feet wide, it is often possible to stay to the left or right side of the oil and still be in the center portion of the lane.

2 . If your rear wheel locks up while you are stopping on a surface with good traction, you should:

If you accidentally lock the rear wheel while stopping on a surface with good traction, you can keep it locked until you have completely stopped. Even with a locked rear wheel, you can control your motorcycle if it is upright and traveling in a straight line.

3 . If a dog is chasing your motorcycle, you should:

Motorcycles often seem to attract dogs. If you are being chased by a dog, downshift and approach it slowly. Then, as you approach the dog, accelerate and leave it behind.

4 . It is illegal to operate a motorcycle with a minimum blood alcohol content (BAC) of:

In California, it is illegal for a person age 21 or older to operate a motorcycle with a blood alcohol content (BAC) of 0.08 percent or higher. For a person under the age of 21, it is illegal to operate a motorcycle with a BAC of 0.01 percent or higher. It may be unsafe to operate a motorcycle even if you are under the legal limit.

5 . Eye protection:

Proper face/eye protection is required by law in the state of California. A face shield can protect your whole face in the event of a collision. An effective eye or face shield must allow the rider a clear view to either side.

6 . A primary cause of single-vehicle motorcycle collisions is:

A primary cause of single-vehicle collisions is motorcyclists running too wide in a curve or turn. Taking a turn too wide can cause a motorcycle to leave the roadway or collide with an object.

7 . When riding at night, you should:

When riding at night, reduce your speed and increase your following distance. Visibility is lowered at night and you will need the additional time and space to react to upcoming hazards.

8 . A motorcycle can have no more than:

A motorcycle is defined as a motor vehicle with a seat or saddle for the rider and no more than three wheels.

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