Tennessee Motorcycle Permit Test

Number of tests: 16
Number of questions: 30
Passing score: 24
Directions: To obtain a motorcycle license in Tennessee, you must pass a knowledge test and on-cycle skills test. Questions for the knowledge test come from the Tennessee Motorcycle Operator Manual. The knowledge test consists of 30 questions. Each question has three possible answers. To pass, you must miss six or fewer questions. The test cannot be taken in Spanish. There is no manual available in Spanish.
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Hearing protection:
Is only recommended on long rides
Is not needed with a helmet
Should be used on all rides
Brightly colored, reflective helmets and clothing:
Can make motorcycle riders easier to see.
Should only be worn while riding at night.
Do not increase a motorcycle rider's safety.
Which of the following is not a reason to keep a cushion of space between you and the vehicle in front of you?
It gives you more time to respond
It provides more space to maneuver
It prevents you from finding an escape route
If bright sunlight makes it difficult to see the turn signal, the motorcyclist should:
Use hand signals
Honk the horn to notify other drivers of the turn
Continue to use the lights
_________ is a major factor in collisions caused by motorcycles.
Not being seen by other drivers
Lane sharing
Following too closely
Having a Blood Alcohol Content of ____ or more is considered to be legally intoxicated.
Mirrors on motorcycles:
Are not required
Do not have blindspots because a motorcycle is usually smaller than a car
Have blindspots, just like cars
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