NYS Motorcycle Permit Practice Test 01

In this completely free practice test for the Motorcycle License in New York, 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 New York Motorcycle 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.


New York Motorcycle Permit Test - Quiz 01

Head and neck injuries account for what percentage of motorcycle crash fatalities?
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Question 1 of 30

You should adjust your mirrors...?
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Question 2 of 30

What is the largest number of motorcycles which are permitted to ride next to each other in a single lane in New York state?
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Question 3 of 30

In any speed of crash, how much more likely are you to be killed if you're not wearing a helmet?
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Question 4 of 30

You should check that your brake light is activated by...?
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Question 5 of 30

The minimum amount of protection you should wear when motorcycling is...?
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Question 6 of 30

You are offered a helmet which has loose padding. You should...?
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Question 7 of 30

More than half of motorcycle crashes involve riders who have been riding their motorcycle for...?
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Question 8 of 30

Under what circumstances in New York state can you ride without eye protection?
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Question 9 of 30

When riding on a New York state learner's permit, you must be supervised by a qualified person who must never be more than how far away from you?
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Question 10 of 30

New York state regulations require that you have brakes on both wheels if your motorcycle is manufactured later than...?
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Question 11 of 30

If you're involved in a crash, what is the likelihood of your suffering a head or neck injury?
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Question 12 of 30

On what date in the year do all motorcycle registrations expire in New York state?
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Question 13 of 30

Why is it even more important to check and maintain your motorcycle than it is your car?
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Question 14 of 30

On which of these trips are you most likely to be involved in a crash?
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Question 15 of 30

Your best resource for learning about a new motorcycle is...?
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Question 16 of 30

A face shield is useless if...?
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Question 17 of 30

A helmet may limit your view to the side if...?
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Question 18 of 30

Which of these is not a suitable material for a jacket for riding?
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Question 19 of 30

It is recommended that you have at least 30 hours of practice before taking your motorcycle test; how many of these should be in moderate to heavy traffic?
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Question 20 of 30

At speeds of less than 30 mph (the most common crash speed) a helmet cuts your odds of being killed by...?
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Question 21 of 30

If a motorcycle is a good fit for you, you should be able to...?
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Question 22 of 30

Riding without a jacket on summer days will risk...?
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Question 23 of 30

Why should you consider buying a set of waterproofs specifically designed for motorcycle riding?
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Question 24 of 30

What part of a motorcycle boot presents a potential hazard?
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Question 25 of 30

What is the only thing which can protect your whole face when riding?
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Question 26 of 30

You should always wear gloves for...?
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Question 27 of 30

Your throttle when released should...?
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Question 28 of 30

If you lend your motorcycle to a friend, you must...?
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Question 29 of 30

What is the minimum interval for checking your hydraulic fluid and coolant levels?
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Question 30 of 30


 

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