2022 New York Motorcycle Permit Test 2

The following questions are from real DMV written motorcycle permit tests. These are some of the actual permit questions you will face in New York when getting your motorcycle learners.. Read More

The following questions are from real DMV written motorcycle permit tests. These are some of the actual permit questions you will face in New York when getting your motorcycle learners permit. Each motorcycle theory practice test question has three answer choices. Select one answer for each question and select "grade this section." You can find this button at the bottom of the drivers license quiz. For a complete list of questions and answers for New York please visit https://cheat-sheets.dmv-written-test.com/en/new-york/motorcycle.

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1. If you are approaching a hazardous location, you will likely see a sign that is:

Explanation
Signs warning operators about hazards or special conditions are usually yellow with black lettering and/or symbols. Always pay attention to the warnings issued by these signs.

2. In New York, motorcycles are registered for _____ year(s).

Explanation
Though most motor vehicle registrations in New York State are for two years, motorcycle registrations last only one year. They expire annually on April 30.

3. To swerve, you should:

Explanation
To swerve, apply a small amount of pressure to the handgrip located on the side of your intended direction of escape. To swerve to the left, press the left handgrip, then press the right to recover. To swerve to the right, press the right handgrip, then the left.

4. How can you increase your ability to be seen at an intersection?

Explanation
To maximize your ability to be seen at an intersection, ride with your headlight on and select a lane position that provides oncoming traffic with the best view of your motorcycle. Maintain a space cushion that allows you enough space to take evasive action if a hazard arises. You should never assume that making eye contact with a driver will be enough to make them consciously register your presence.

5. A flat front tire is especially hazardous because:

Explanation
A flat front tire is especially dangerous because it affects your ability to steer. If your front tire goes flat while you are riding, safely exit the road as quickly as possible.
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