Maine Motorcycle Permit Test

Number of tests: 16
Number of questions: 50
Passing score: 40
Directions: To obtain a motorcycle license in Maine, you must pass a knowledge test and on-cycle skills test. The knowledge test consists of 50 questions from the Motorcycle Operator Manual. Each question has three or four answer choices. To pass you must receive a score of 40 or better. There is no motorcycle manual in Spanish. The test is not available in Spanish.
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Passing grade —
10 or fewer errors
A plastic, shatter-resistant face shield:
Is not necessary if you have a windshield.
Only protects your eyes.
Helps protect your whole face.
Does not protect your face as well as goggles.
To help you be seen, you should wear:
Darkly colored clothes
Brightly colored clothes
A black jacket
When riding a motorcycle, clothing:
Should be loose, and flap in the wind
Should not cover your arms or legs completely
Should not include a jacket in warm weather
Can provide protection to riders
When riding, the best protection for the operator is:
A cushion of space between your vehicle and other vehicles
A good leather jacket
Sturdy boots
A solid understanding of the motorcycle laws
When following another vehicle, you should
Maintain at least a 2 second following distance
Get as close as possible to the other vehicle
Not be concerned about your following distance because a motorcycle stops a lot faster than most other vehicles
Always ride in the left portion of the lane so the driver can easily see you
When following another vehicle, to be seen in the rearview mirror, you should
ride in the center portion of the lane
ride in the left portion of the lane
ride in the right portion of the lane
ride in a weaving pattern so the light catches their attention
You ______ hear a tire going flat.
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