Colorado Motorcycle Permit Test

Number of tests: 16
Number of questions: 25
Passing score: 21
Directions: To obtain a motorcycle license in Colorado you must pass a knowledge test and on-cycle skills test. The knowledge test consists of 25 questions from the Colorado Motorcycle Operator’s Manual. Each question has four answer choices. To pass you must receive a score of 21 or better. There is no motorcycle manual in Spanish. However, the test may be taken in Spanish.
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1.
It is difficult for other motorists to see motorcycles at night. To make up for that, a motorcycle rider should:
Reduce their speed when riding at night.
Sound their horn repeatedly when riding at night.
Not ride at night.
Stay directly in front of another vehicle to be seen in their headlights when riding at night.
2.
When operating a motorcycle on a slippery surface, you should:
Drive faster than usual.
Use only the front brake.
Reduce your speed.
Use only the rear brake.
3.
When passing a row of parked cars, a motorcycle operator should be prepared for:
Open parking spaces.
A motorist to unexpectedly pull out of a parking space and into traffic.
Parking meters.
Other motorists to see the motorcycle and stay out of its way.
4.
Of the crashes involving both a motorcycle and a car, how many are caused by the driver failing to properly yield the right-of-way to the rider?
About 10 percent
About 25 percent
Over 50 percent
About 90 percent
5.
Once a motorcycle helmet has been involved in a crash, it should be:
Inspected closely.
Replaced.
Sold to another rider.
Outfitted with a new chinstrap.
6.
Which of the following is not an example of a slippery surface?
A gravel road
A patch of leaves
An ice patch
Dry concrete
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