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DMV Motorcycle Written Test Part 2

on a wet road it will usually be most slippery
in the center portion of the lane
if you must stop quicly while turning and you are unable to straighten the motorcycle first, apply the
brakes first then lean away from the turn
to ride over an object on the road
rise slightly off the seat
the ability to think clearly and ride safely is affected by as little as
1 drink
when you are being followed to closely it is usually best to
drop back farther from the vehicle ahead
to see better when following a vehicle at night
use the headlights of the vehicle ahead
when carrying loads
keep the load low and as far forward as possible
when swerving it is important to
separate braking from swerving
when preparing to move to the left lane, to spot vehicles passing you it is best to
turn your head to the left
when carrying a passenger
it takes longer to brake and accelerate
to predict how a hazard may affect you, its important to
know the speed, distance, and direction that the hazard is moving
to cross tracks that run parallel to your course
move away, then turn and cross at an angle of at least 45 degrees
the car accross the intersection facing you is waiting to enter the intersection, it is usually best to
slow and increase space
the single most important thing for you to do to improve your chances of surviving a collision is to
wear a securely fastened helmet
which piece of equipment gives the most face and eye protection while riding
a face shield
to cross over metal bridge gratings you should
ride straight accross
when following a vehicle you should try to
ride where the driver can see you in the rear view mirror
when riding through an intersection which position should you ride in?
position 1=left portion of lane
position 2=center portion of the lane
position 3=right portion of the lane
position 2 or 3
on a paved 2 lane road, sand and gravel are most likely to collect
near the sides of the road
with a properly adjusted mirror, you can see
part of the lane beside you and behind you
a group of riders from a staggered formation move into a single file line when
turning corners
if your throttle sticks
sqeeze the clutch and use the engine cuttoff switch
in a normal turn, lean your
motorcycle and your body at the same angle
if you have a flat tire while riding, hold the handle grips firmly and
use the brake of the good tire or avoid braking
you are being pursued by a police vehicle with its lights and sirens activated. you have deliberetly ignored the officers warning to stop and have sped away. during the pursuit a person is killed. you are subject to
imprisonment in a state prison for six years