Connecticut Motorcycle Permit Test

Number of tests: 16
Number of questions: 16
Passing score: 12
Directions: To obtain a motorcycle license in Connecticut, you must pass a knowledge test and a novice motorcycle safety course approved by the Department of Motor Vehicles. The knowledge test consists of 16 questions from the Motorcycle Operator Manual. Each question has four answer choices. To pass you must receive a score of 12 or better. There is no motorcycle manual in Spanish. The test may not be taken in Spanish.
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1.
When stopping, it is best to:
Only use the front brake
Apply increasing pressure to the rear brake
Grab at the front brake lever
Keep your knees against the gas tank and keep your eyes up
2.
When riding with a child:
The child should be placed in front of the driver
The child should hold onto the motorcycle frame
The child’s feet do not have to be able to reach the foot rests
The child should be placed behind the driver
3.
To be effective, eye or face shield protection must be all of the following except:
Give a clear view
Tight enough to not allow sunglasses or eyeglasses to be worn
Able to fasten securely
Be free of scratches
4.
Usually, a good way to handle tailgaters is to:
Ignore them
Drive on the shoulder to get out of their way
Speed up to put distance between you and the tailgater
Change lanes and let them pass
5.
When passing parked cars, what part of the lane should you use?
Center portion of the lane
Either the left or right portion of the lane
Left portion of the lane
Right portion of the lane
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