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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Passing grade —
4 or fewer errors
When stopping, it is best to:
Apply increasing pressure to the rear brake
Keep your knees against the gas tank and keep your eyes up
Only use the front brake
Grab at the front brake lever
To be effective, eye or face shield protection must be all of the following except:
Tight enough to not allow sunglasses or eyeglasses to be worn
Give a clear view
Be free of scratches
Able to fasten securely
When riding with a child:
The child should hold onto the motorcycle frame
The child should be placed behind the driver
The child should be placed in front of the driver
The child’s feet do not have to be able to reach the foot rests
When passing parked cars, what part of the lane should you use?
Either the left or right portion of the lane
Left portion of the lane
Center portion of the lane
Right portion of the lane
Usually, a good way to handle tailgaters is to:
Ignore them
Speed up to put distance between you and the tailgater
Change lanes and let them pass
Drive on the shoulder to get out of their way
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