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.
You have made error so far
Passing grade —
4 or fewer errors
Once a motorcycle helmet has been involved in a crash it should be:
Sold to another rider
Inspected closely
Outfitted with a new chin strap
When passing cars parked on the right, what is a dangerous situation a motorcycle operator should be prepared for?
That other motorists see the motorcycle and stay out of its way
That there may be parking meters
That a motorist will pull out of a parking space and get into traffic unexpectedly
Open parking spaces
It is difficult for other motorists to see motorcycles at night. To make up for that, a motorcycle driver should:
Reduce speed
Not drive at night
Stay directly in front of another vehicle so you are seen in their headlights
Sound the horn repeatedly
What should you do to operate a motorcycle safely on slippery surfaces?
Use only the front brakes
Drive faster
Use only the rear brakes
Reduce speed
Which is not an example of a slippery surface?
Gravel roads
Lane markings
Dry concrete
How many motorcycle/car crashes are caused by drivers entering a rider’s right-of-way?
About 25 percent
About 10 percent
Over 50 percent
About 90 percent
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