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.
You have made error so far
Passing grade —
6 or fewer errors
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1.
What gear should the engine be in when starting the motorcycle?
First gear
Neutral
Third gear
2.
Your lane position should do all of the following, except:
Increase your ability to be seen
Avoid surface hazards
Invite others into your lane
3.
Motorcycles may pass on the right, only if:
Only if there is pavement at least eight feet wide allowing for safe passage.
a shoulder of the road
By driving on the grass if it is level
4.
A helmet for a person 21 and under:
Must be reflectorized
Must contain hearing protection
Must be colored yellow
5.
If you lock up the rear wheel on a good traction surface, you should ___________ .
keep the tire locked up until you stop
release the brake and only use the front brake
release the rear brake and then quickly apply and release the brake until you stop
6.
As you consume more alcohol, your skill level __________
Increases
Stays the same
Decreases
7.
You should pick a lane position that:
Allows you to most likely to be seen and you can maintain a space cushion around you.
You like, without regard to others
That gets you closest to other vehicles
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