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BC Motorcycle Test Rules 1

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Question 1
When riding, what percentage of information about your environment do you take in through your eyes?
A
50%
B
70%
C
60%
D
80%
Question 2
Which of these should not be an essential consideration in choosing which motorcycle to buy?
A
The height of the saddle
B
The weight of the motorcycle
C
What you intend to use it for
D
Its top speed
Question 3
Why is it important to check that air can flow freely through your face shield?
A
To prevent overheating
B
To prevent suffocation
C
To prevent fogging
D
To cut down wind resistance
Question 4
You’re riding with two friends and they start to reach a speed you’re not comfortable with. What’s your best option?
A
Ride at the back and follow their line
B
Back off and catch them up in your own
C
Ride between them for protection from other vehicles
D
Go out front and set the pace yourself
Question 5
What will make you safest when faced with a road sign?
A
Having studied and memorized all road signs
B
Judging what it might say from a distance away
C
Braking hard as you approach
D
Slowing down to read it carefully
Question 6
According to the US Department of Transportation, how much more likely are you to be killed in an accident as a motorcyclist than as a car driver?
A
Eight times as likely
B
Sixteen times as likely
C
Four times as likely
D
Twice as likely
Question 7
How can you find out whether or not a used helmet has been in a crash?
A
Feel inside for dents
B
Examine the paintwork for scratches
C
There is no way to tell
D
Closely question the previous owner
Question 8
When starting your motorcycle from cold, what position should your choke/enricher be in?
A
Fully open
B
Fully closed
C
Two thirds open
D
One third open
Question 9
Which of these should be given priority in your budget for motorcycling?
A
Insurance
B
Training
C
They are all as important as each other
D
Maintenance
Question 10
What is the best way of protecting your eyes and face while riding?
A
With an open face helmet and goggles
B
With a full face helmet and sunglasses
C
With a full face helmet and built-in face shield
D
With a full face helmet and goggles
Question 11
What is the most important consideration for the smart rider?
A
Keeping to a good speed
B
Always to think about safety
C
Having enough acceleration in hand
D
Knowing when to take risks
Question 12
If your motorcycle starts fine but soon stalls for no obvious reason, what is the first thing you should check?
A
If you have enough oil
B
If the choke is closed
C
If the battery is functioning
D
If the fuel supply valve is open
Question 13
Where will you normally find the gearshift lever on a motorcycle?
A
Under your left hand
B
By your left foot
C
By your right foot
D
Under your right hand
Question 14
When buying your motorcycle gear, what should be the priority item, where you should buy the best you can afford?
A
Boots
B
Jacket
C
Gloves
D
Helmet
Question 15
Why should you not wear high-heeled boots when riding?
A
Because they can snag on the controls
B
Because they are more slippery
C
Because they are heavier
D
Because they'll change your position on the seat
Question 16
When is it essential that your passenger should wear a proper helmet and protective gear?
A
When the weather conditions are poor
B
At all times
C
When planning to ride at high speed
D
When going on a long trip
Question 17
What’s the best way to react if someone starts tailgating and honking at you?
A
Speed up to get away from them
B
Slow down to force them to slow also
C
Honk and gesture back
D
Let them pass when you safely can
Question 18
After passing your skills test, what should you do next?
A
Find a clear fast road to practice on
B
Continue practicing on quiet streets
C
Practice riding in busy streets
D
Start riding like all other riders
Question 19
Which of these is the most common cause of motorcycle crashes in British Colombia?
A
Unsafe speed
B
Wildlife
C
Rider confusion
D
Alcohol
Question 20
What would you use your tachometer to monitor?
A
Trip distance
B
Engine revs
C
Engine temperature
D
Battery charge level
Question 21
Why should you not use a tinted face shield?
A
Because they don't work well in the dark or rain
B
Because they make it more difficult for other drivers to see you
C
Because they can make your face too hot
D
Because they intimidate other drivers
Question 22
What’s the best way to deal with pedestrians and people in wheelchairs wanting to cross the road ahead?
A
Keep enough speed up to pass them before they impede you
B
Pick the route you will need to swerve either side of them
C
Be ready to warn them not to cross with your horn
D
Be aware of their presence and ready to slow down
Question 23
What’s the best way of making sure you arrive at your destination on time?
A
Having a good satnav system
B
Having the fastest bike you can afford
C
Making sure you plan ahead
D
Learning how to weave through traffic
Question 24
In what percentage of crashes is a helmet effective in preventing head injury?
A
29%
B
67%
C
82%
D
48%
Question 25
When can you afford not to wear your motorcycle jacket?
A
When riding slowly
B
Never
C
When riding in town
D
On very hot days
Question 26
What is the most important thing you should ensure before pressing the starter?
A
That you are sitting in the saddle
B
That the bike is pointing the way you intend to go
C
That the bike is still on its stand
D
That the transmission is in neutral
Question 27
What's the most effective way of making sure other road users can see you?
A
Wearing a reflective belt
B
Wearing a fluorescent jacket or vest
C
Wearing a light-colored helmet
D
Wearing fluorescent gloves
Question 28
Your motorcycle will most likely have convex mirrors to give you a wider field of view. What effect will these mirrors also have?
A
Things will look smaller and farther away
B
Things will look larger and farther away
C
Things will look smaller but closer
D
Things will look larger but closer
Question 29
Which of these materials is not suitable for motorcycle clothing?
A
Denim
B
Cordura
C
Leather
D
Kevlar
Question 30
When you’re approaching a green light, which of these should you not do?
A
Keep focused on the light
B
Speed up to make sure you pass on green
C
Prepare to brake if the light changes
D
Watch for other traffic reacting to the light
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