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. If your motorcycle was made before 1978, you must remember to
2. To stop safely on a curve, you should
3. In any collision, you have a far better chance of avoiding serious injury when you wear
4. Crashes are fairly common among ____.
5. When stopping while leaning in a curve, the best course of action is to
6. Motorcyclists may find it challenging to maintain safe control on surfaces with poor traction such as
7. What lane position should you ride in when being passed by another vehicle?
8. Which of the following is a good strategy for protecting a friend who has had too much to drink?
9. Which of the following is not part of the upshifting process?
10. Most motorcycles use convex mirrors. how are these different than regular mirrors?
11. How can you reduce your reaction time when approaching an intersection?
12. If you lock the rear brake on a surface with good traction
13. To help balance yourself in turns, you should
14. If a dog begins to chase you while you are riding, you should
15. Why is maintaining a space cushion important?
16. Which of the following is required in order to have a passenger on your motorcycle?
17. When crossing a rain groove, you should cross how?
18. How can you initiate a swerve while riding a motorcycle?
19. Signal lights should be used
20. Help stabilize your motorcycle in a turn by

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.