Illinois Motorcycle Permit Practice Test 01

In this completely free practice test for the Illinois Motorcycle License, you’ll find 30 multiple choice questions designed to assess your knowledge of motorcycle driving, road rules, and traffic signs, all of which are explained in the Illinois Motorcycle Operator’s Manual. If you are unable to obtain a passing score on this test, review the operator’s handbook until you feel confident that you know the material.


Illinois Motorcycle Permit Test - Quiz 01

You should be able to find essential controls (turn signals, horn, headlight switch etc.) ...?
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Question 1 of 30

What are the majority of serious and fatal injuries in motorcycle crashes?
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Question 2 of 30

Why should a plastic, shatter resistant face shield be your number one choice over goggles or glasses?
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Question 3 of 30

A good winter jacket should resist wind and fit snugly at...?
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Question 4 of 30

Which of these defects is not serious enough for you to reject a motorcycle helmet?
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Question 5 of 30

Which of these is the only thing on this list which can be checked weekly, rather than every ride?
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Question 6 of 30

Which of these should NOT cause you concern if you experience it when pulling the clutch?
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Question 7 of 30

In what percentage of motorcycle crashes does the rider receive a head or neck injury?
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Question 8 of 30

Before taking your motorcycle examination, you must successfully complete a motorcycle training course approved by the Illinois Department of Transportation if you are what age?
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Question 9 of 30

The L classification for an Illinois driver's license only allows you to ride a motorcycle up to...?
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Question 10 of 30

If you are wearing a helmet and are involved in a crash at any speed, you are three times more likely to do what, compared to a rider without a helmet?
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Question 11 of 30

You are most likely to have a crash when making...?
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Question 12 of 30

If you are aged 16 or 17, you may only ride on your instruction permit under the direct supervision of someone who has...?
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Question 13 of 30

Gloves are essential because...?
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Question 14 of 30

Where's the best place to adjust your mirrors?
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Question 15 of 30

You've just borrowed a friend's motorcycle for the day. You should...?
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Question 16 of 30

In Illinois, a motorcycle may proceed through a red light that fails to change to green within a reasonable period of time which is not less than...?
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Question 17 of 30

Who is responsible for keeping you out of crashes?
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Question 18 of 30

For a motorcycle to fit properly, it's essential that you can comfortably get both feet...?
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Question 19 of 30

You've just taken delivery of your new motorcycle. Your first action should be...?
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d.

Question 20 of 30

On a warm sunny day, you can prevent dehydration by...?
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Question 21 of 30

If you want to pass another vehicle on the right, Illinois law dictates that there must be an unobstructed pavement available at least...?
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Question 22 of 30

A properly fitting motorcycle helmet will obstruct your view to the side only...?
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d.

Question 23 of 30

Your motorcycle has a large windshield. This means you can leave off face/eye protection when?
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d.

Question 24 of 30

You should make sure your riding jacket and pants...?
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d.

Question 25 of 30

For how long is an Illinois motorcycle instruction permit valid if you are over 18?
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d.

Question 26 of 30

Any of these are suitable for motorcycle riding except...?
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d.

Question 27 of 30

Why does a motorcycle need more frequent attention than a car?
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Question 28 of 30

Riders who have had their motorcycle for less than 6 months are involved in...?
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d.

Question 29 of 30

Most motorcycle crashes occur at less than 30 mph. At this speed, helmets reduce the number and severity of head injuries by...?
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Question 30 of 30


 

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