West Virginia Motorcycle Permit Test

Number of tests: 16
Number of questions: 25
Passing score: 19
Directions: To obtain a motorcycle license in West Virginia, you must pass a knowledge test and on-cycle skills test. The knowledge test consists of 25 questions from the Motorcycle Operator Manual. Each question has four answer choices. To pass you must receive a score of 19 or better. There is no motorcycle manual in Spanish. Also, there is no test in Spanish.
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1.
If driving a three-wheel motorcycle or using a sidecar, what is a danger of riding too far to the right of the lane?
You may run off the road
Other vehicles may try to use your lane
You may not be able to pass other vehicles as easily
Other drivers may not see you
2.
To be effective, an eye or face shield must:
Prevent air from passing through
Not allow for eyeglasses to fit underneath
Fasten securely
Restrict your vision from side to side
3.
Passengers should:
Never hold onto you
Hold on to the motorcycle seat
Lean as you lean
Sit as far back as possible
4.
A properly fitted motorcycle
has the seat 10 inches above the driver's waist
has the seat 10 inches below the driver's waist
allows the driver touch the ground with their feet while seated
has the seat even with the driver's waist
5.
The shortest and safest stops are accomplished:
By allowing the front tire to lock up
By using only the rear brake
By using only the front brake
By using both the front and rear brakes
6.
Slippery surfaces can make it difficult to drive a motorcycle. Which of the following would be considered a slippery surface?
A bridge
A parking lot
Dry pavement
Wet pavement
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