New York DMV Motorcycle Test

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

1. It's acceptable for motorcyclists to share a lane with other vehicles when ____.
2. Motorcycle drivers cannot drive on highways
3. When someone is merging into your lane from an off-ramp, the best strategy is to
4. How can you warn the driver behind you that you are about to slow down?
5. If you need to brake when you have a flat tire, you should
6. ____ can cause your motorcycle to wobble.
7. A motorcycle is the right size for you if
8. When it starts to rain, what lane position can be hazardous?
9. More than ____ of motorcycle/car crashes happen because the car enters the motorcycle's right of way.
10. If the chain breaks on your motorcycle while riding what will you notice right away?
11. Because a motorcycle has a smaller profile than a car
12. If you are a beginner rider, you should ride no more than ____ hours per day.
13. A ____ second following distance is the minimum space cushion for safe riding.
14. How many different levels of helmet coverage are there?
15. When using saddlebags, it is important to
16. What lane position should you ride in when being passed by another vehicle?
17. When traveling in heavy congested traffic, what is an adequate space cushion between yourself and the vehicle ahead?
18. Alcohol consumption causes which of the following to happen to the body of the drinker?
19. You can help other vehicles notice that you are slowing down by
20. What percentage of motorcycle crashes results in head or neck injuries?

New York DMV Motorcycle Test

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About Motorcycle Permit Practice Tests

To operate a motorcycle in New York, you must have a motorcycle (M) or motorcycle junior (MJ) license or permit. Licenses are issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). You must first receive a motorcycle learner's permit. After successfully completing the requirements for the permit, you can apply for a motorcycle license. The MJ license is for drivers who are under 18. A motorcycle permit or license allows you to operate a motorcycle, motorbike, scooter, or moped on public roads.

To receive a Class M or MJ learner's permit, you must apply, submit the required documentation, pass the motorcycle knowledge exam, and pay the fees. After receiving your permit and practicing your motorcycle skills, you can apply for a Class M or MJ license. The state recommends you have at least 30 hours of practice on your motorcycle before you apply for a license. To receive a motorcycle license, you must submit an application and your documentation, pass the motorcycle rider skills test, and pay the fees. The DMV will waive the skills test for qualified applicants who complete an approved motorcycle safety course.

Tests are scheduled through the DMV. The motorcycle knowledge exam contains 25 questions about safe riding practices and road rules. You must answer 20 of the questions correctly to pass. The motorcycle rider skills test assesses your ability to operate your motorcycle safely. If you fail a test, you must wait one day to retake it.