Maryland DMV Motorcycle Test

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

1. When carrying cargo or a passenger
2. ____ can increase your visibility.
3. Motorcycles require ____ lane width to operate safely.
4. When riding with a passenger you should ride ____ around curves.
5. The best position for traction when it is raining is
6. Which of the following affects your blood alcohol concentration?
7. What tests usually determine if you are riding under the influence of alcohol?
8. Which of the following is required in order to have a passenger on your motorcycle?
9. Most of your motorcycle's stopping power is provided by
10. There are ____ skills critical to avoiding crashes.
11. In good conditions, what space, in seconds, should you keep from the vehicle in front?
12. You should not ride your motorcycle alongside of cars because
13. Which of the following present(s) the greatest danger to the motorcyclist?
14. Where should you keep your knees when driving?
15. If you are riding over an obstacle on the road, the best way to absorb shock is to
16. If you are convicted of riding under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you may receive the following penalties
17. When slowing down when others may not expect it, you should
18. In which of the following places are motorcycle collisions most frequent?
19. When stopping in a curve, what should you do?
20. You must use the high beam light of your motorcycle when you are ____ a vehicle at night.

Maryland DMV Motorcycle Test

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About Motorcycle Permit Practice Tests

To operate a motorcycle in Maryland, you must have a Class M license or a motorcycle endorsement on your driver's license. Licenses are issued by the Motor Vehicle Administration (MVA). At age 15 years and nine months, you can apply for a motorcycle learner's permit. At age 16 ½, you can apply for a Class M license or endorsement. A motorcycle permit or license allows you to operate a motorcycle, motorbike, scooter, or moped on public roads.

To receive a motorcycle learner's permit, you must apply, submit your documentation, pass the vision screening and the motorcycle knowledge exam, and pay the fees. If you are a new driver under the age of 18, you must complete a driver's education course. New drivers, regardless of age, must also pass the Class C Maryland knowledge exam. To receive a Class M license or motorcycle endorsement on your driver's license, you must apply, submit your documentation, pass the driving test, and pay the fees. Applicants under the age of 18 must also complete a motorcycle driver safety course. The knowledge and driving tests are waived for drivers over the age of 18 who complete the course.

The tests are taken at your local MVA. The motorcycle knowledge exam contains 25 questions on motorcycle safety and driving skills. You must answer 22 of the questions correctly to pass. The motorcycle skills exam is a demonstration of the skills needed to operate a motorcycle. If you fail a test, you must wait one day to retake it.