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. When does alcohol start lowering abilities to ride?
2. How can you use your clothing to help prevent collisions?
3. When parked against the curb you should park
4. It is important to ____ to the other drivers before leaving the road for any reason.
5. If you can't avoid riding on a slippery surface, how should you proceed?
6. What is engine braking?
7. When packing your motorcycle, you should pack heavier items
8. When turning a motorcycle, what should you avoid?
9. Of the following, the most likely place for a collision is
10. It can be dangerous to ride alongside cars because
11. Who can share a lane with motorcycles?
12. To warn drivers you are slowing down in an unusual place, you can
13. When starting a motorcycle facing uphill, you should change to ____ to hold the cycle while operating the throttle with the right hand.
14. Drivers in other vehicles present a particular hazard when
15. All of the following are part of the upshifting process except
16. The best protection against flying objects while riding is
17. When should you rise off the seat slightly?
18. When driving at night, what is the best way to identify bumps in the road?
19. When parked along the roadside, you should park
20. Motorcycle groups larger than ____ people should split into smaller groups.

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.