South Dakota DMV Motorcycle Test

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

1. How can you stabilize the motorcycle in slow, tight turns?
2. You should adjust your side mirrors
3. In slow turns, how can you help balance the motorcycle?
4. To control a motorcycle well, you should ____.
5. The area of the freeway on the outside of the solid white line is meant for
6. There are ____ primary types of dot approved helmets.
7. The best protection against flying objects while riding is
8. When should your motorcycle side mirrors be adjusted?
9. In order to avoid fatigue, you should stop riding at least every ____ hour(s).
10. What is the first thing you should tell your passenger to do?
11. A driver who wants to enter a highway from a private road
12. In hot weather, what type of clothing should you wear while riding your motorcycle?
13. There are ____ skills critical to avoiding crashes.
14. You can be charged with driving while under the influence of alcohol if
15. When you see the letters 'rr' painted on the pavement, you are approaching
16. What does this sign indicate?
17. The center of the lane position is best for
18. You ride safely on slippery surfaces by
19. Why can pulling off to the side of the road be more hazardous to motorcycles than cars?
20. As you approach an obstacle that you will need to ride over, you should

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About Motorcycle Permit Practice Tests

To operate a motorcycle in South Dakota, you must have a motorcycle instruction permit or a motorcycle license. Licenses are issued by the Department of Public Safety (DPS). You can apply for a motorcycle instruction permit at age 14 and a motorcycle license at age 16. 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 the required documentation, pass the vision screening and the motorcycle knowledge exam, and pay the fees. To receive a motorcycle license, you must apply, submit the required documentation, pay the fees, and pass the vision screening, the knowledge exam, and the motorcycle driving test.

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