Kentucky DMV Motorcycle Test

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

1. Riders should be aware of the effects of ____, as well as alcohol or illegal drugs when operating a motorcycle.
2. To execute a turn safely a motorcycle rider should always:
3. When is it most important to check your mirrors?
4. Which of the following provide(s) the best traction for motorcycles?
5. Which of the following statements about crossing an intersection is true?
6. ____ can increase your visibility.
7. The best way to discourage another driver from trying to lane-share with you is to
8. To make good judgments in traffic, you need to first:
9. It is important to use ____ brakes for every stop.
10. Which brake control should you use when you need to stop?
11. Groups of motorcycle riders should be no larger than ____ riders.
12. When carrying loads:
13. To give yourself enough time to react to hazards, you should scan the road ____ ahead.
14. If an unexpected obstacle requires you to turn left quickly, you should
15. For stopping or slowing down, the most effective method is to use
16. Which of the following increases safety when riding at night?
17. Which of the following should you do when riding at night?
18. If you lock the rear brake on a surface with good traction
19. You should search your path of travel for ____ seconds ahead.
20. Nearly ____ % of riders killed in motorcycle accidents had been drinking.

Kentucky DMV Motorcycle Test

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About Motorcycle Permit Practice Tests

To operate a motorcycle in Kentucky, you must have a motorcycle license or permit. Licenses are issued by the county Circuit Court Clerk's Office. If you are younger than 18, you can apply with parental consent and a valid driver's license. At age 16, you can apply for a moped license, which allows you to operate a moped that is 50cc or less. A motorcycle permit or license allows you to operate a motorcycle, motorbike, scooter, or moped on public roads.

To receive a motorcycle instruction permit, you must apply, submit your required documentation, pass the vision screening and motorcycle knowledge exam, and pay the fees. To receive a motorcycle license, you must have held a permit for at least one month, submit your application and documentation, pass the motorcycle road skills test, and pay the fees. The motorcycle road skills test can be waived if you successfully complete a motorcycle rider education course.

The knowledge exam is taken through your local Circuit Court Clerk's Office and contains 25 questions about motorcycle safety, operation, and road signs. You must answer 20 of the questions correctly to pass. The motorcycle road skills test is scheduled through the Kentucky State Police (KSP). It assesses your ability to operate your motorcycle safely. If you fail a test, you must wait a week before you can retest.