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. Which of the following is not an advantage of keeping a group of riders small?
2. Choose the answer that applies best to carrying passengers.
3. While riding your motorcycle in high-risk areas, you must cover ____ to reduce the time you need to react.
4. Studies have shown that most crashes involved riders who
5. You are being closely followed, and as you approach an intersection, the light turns yellow. what should you do?
6. Why can tire failure be so dangerous?
7. ____ a common factor in motorcycle collisions.
8. It is difficult for other drivers to see motorcycles. which of the following can increase your visibility to others?
9. Which of the following may put you in danger while passing parked cars?
10. Riding between lanes of traffic is
11. How can you help balance yourself during motorcycle turns?
12. A precaution that should be taken when riding at night is
13. When making turns on the road, a motorcycle rider must ____ before entering a turn.
14. What is a swerve?
15. To avoid lurching while downshifting, what should you do?
16. What is an easy test to see if a motorcycle 'fits' you?
17. When approaching an intersection, you should select a lane position to
18. Using your brakes properly means
19. The ____ brake is the most important because it ____.
20. Other than wearing bright clothing, how can you increase your visibility?
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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.