South Carolina Motorcycle Permit Test

Number of tests: 16
Number of questions: 30
Passing score: 24
Directions: To obtain a motorcycle license in South Carolina, you must pass a knowledge test and on-cycle skills test. The knowledge test consists of 30 questions from the Motorcycle manual. Each question has three or four answer choices. To pass you must receive a score of 24 or better. There is no motorcycle manual in Spanish. However, the test may be taken in Spanish.
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Passing grade —
6 or fewer errors
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1.
You should pick a lane position that:
Best increases your visibility and allows for a safe cushion of space.
You like, without regard to others.
Gets you close to other vehicles.
2.
Your lane position should do all of the following, except:
Increase your ability to be seen.
Help you avoid surface hazards.
Invite other road users into your lane.
3.
Motorcycles may pass on the right:
If there is at least eight feet of unobstructed pavement.
By riding on the shoulder of the road.
By riding on the grass, if it is level.
4.
When starting your motorcycle, the engine should be in:
First gear.
Neutral.
Third gear.
5.
The helmet of a person who is age 21 or under:
Must be reflectorized.
Must contain hearing protection.
Must be colored yellow.
6.
As you consume more alcohol, your ability to safely ride:
Increases.
Stays the same.
Decreases.
7.
If your rear wheel locks up while you are stopping on a surface with good traction, you should:
Keep the wheel locked until you have stopped completely.
Release the rear brake and only use the front brake.
Release the rear brake and then quickly re-apply the brake.
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