Illinois DMV Motorcycle Test

Pass the Illinois Motorcycle Permit test the first time with FREE Illinois DMV Practice Tests. Study real motorcycle permit questions from the DMV handbook!.

1. A benefit of riding in the center lane position is it
2. While driving in the city and looking ahead for hazards, you should be checking at least ____ ahead.
3. Cars are most likely to try and share your lane when
4. How many positions are available to a motorcycle in one lane of traffic?
5. To make good judgments in traffic, you need to first:
6. Accelerating in a curve
7. When choosing a lane position, the best position
8. The best way to cross unavoidable obstacles on the road is to
9. Because riding a motorcycle is more tiring than driving a car, you should
10. ____ a common factor in motorcycle collisions.
11. If an object suddenly appears in your riding path, you should ____ to avoid a crash.
12. ____ drugs can affect your ability to ride.
13. It may be important to change your lane position if you are
14. When conducting the evaluate step of the see procedure, what are you looking for?
15. Most motorcycle crashes occur
16. If your motorcycle begins to wobble, it is important not to
17. Which of the following is acceptable to wear on a motorcycle as protective clothing?
18. Provided you have the right level of motorcycle license, you are permitted to carry a passenger if
19. For the most stable riding, your knees and feet should be positioned
20. The rear brake provides ____ of the motorcycle's stopping power.

Illinois DMV Motorcycle Test

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About Motorcycle Permit Practice Tests

To operate a motorcycle in Illinois, you must have a valid Class M or Class L license. You can receive a license from a Secretary of State (SOS) facility. A Class L license permits you to drive motorcycles, motorbikes, mopeds, and scooters that are 150cc or less. A Class M license allows to you operate any type of motorcycle. Minors can apply for a 24-month motorcycle instruction permit to operate motorbikes that are 150cc or less. If you are 18 or older, you may apply for a 12-month instruction permit for any type of motorcycle.

To receive a motorcycle instruction permit, you must apply, submit your documentation, pass the motorcycle knowledge test, and pay the fees. Minors must also successfully complete a driver's education course. To receive a Class L or M license, you must apply, submit your documentation, pass the motorcycle skills test, and pay the fees. Additionally, anyone under the age of 18 must complete an approved motorcycle training course. Applicants who are over the age of 18 may complete the state's Motorcycle Rider Education Course in lieu of the written and driving exams.

The written exam can be taken at your local SOS office. The test contains 25 questions about how to safely operate a motorcycle. You must answer 20 questions correctly to pass. The motorcycle skills test assesses your on-cycle abilities. If you fail either test, you must wait seven days to retest.