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California Motorcycle Permit Practice Test

Earn your Motorcycle License with ease! Our FREE CA Motorcycle Practice Test offers realistic questions designed to help you be completely prepared, and pass the California DMV test with ease.
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California Motorcycle Permit Practice Test

Before you can hit the roads on two wheels, you’ll need to prove you’re a responsible motorcyclist by earning your California motorcycle permit. With our FREE California motorcycle permit practice test, you can study quickly and efficiently so that you can pass your permit exam in a snap! Our free practice test is state-specific for California motorcyclists, using only the most recent and up-to-date information from the latest CA motorcycle laws and regulations. Save time and study conveniently from wherever you are, on your own schedule.

This free California motorcycle permit test has 25 multiple-choice questions, testing you on everything from hand signals to right-of-way laws and more. You must score an 80% or higher to pass our quiz, but you can take it as many times as you need to earn it. The format is the same structure as the DMV exam for an extra layer of preparation. Instant test results help you understand how you’re doing, and you’ll get detailed explanations for each answer as well. The quiz ends with a comprehensive review that you can use to see which topics you need to study more before your actual motorcycle permit test at the DMV. Keep retaking this quiz multiple times so that you can track your improvement and be ready to ace your permit exam!

California Motorcycle Permit Practice Test FAQs:

What questions are on the California motorcycle permit test?

The California motorcycle permit test will quiz you on a range of motorcycle-specific topics. This includes safe vehicle maneuvering, sharing the roads with larger vehicles, right-of-way and following rules, required safety equipment, required hand signals, and more.

What’s the difference between a motorcycle permit test and a regular permit test?

A motorcycle permit exam is an additional knowledge test required to earn a motorcycle endorsement on your driver’s license. It will ask questions specific to becoming a motorcycle rider, while the regular permit test (required for all California drivers) pertains to general rules of the road for all vehicle types.

Does this practice test have the same questions as my actual California motorcycle permit test?

Every question on your free California motorcycle practice test has been written using the actual California motorcycle and driver’s handbooks. The information you’re studying is specific to California driving and riding laws, which means the questions on your practice test are the same as what you can expect to see on your CA motorcycle exam. The California Department of Motor Vehicles often switches up its exact questions from year to year, but the information you’re tested on doesn’t change.

California DMV Sample Test Questions

Applying both brakes during a quick stop is important because the front brake only provides approximately _____ stopping power.
  • 50%.
  • 25%.
  • 75%.
  • 80%.
At what angle is it safest for a motorcyclist to cross a railroad track that runs parallel to his course?
  • 45 degrees.
  • 90 degrees.
  • 0 degrees.
  • 25 degrees.
  • Any angle is equally safe.
How many brakes do most motorcycles have?
  • Two.
  • One.
  • Three.
  • Four.
  • Motorcycles don't have brakes.
How should you sit when carrying a passenger on your motorcycle?
  • In the same position you normally do.
  • Farther forward than normal.
  • Farther back than normal.
  • More to the right than normal.
  • More to the left than normal.
If you attempt to evade or flee from a peace officer during the course of his or her duties you will be convicted of a misdemeanor and can receive imprisonment in county jail for a maximum time of?
  • 1 month.
  • 3 months.
  • 6 months.
  • 1 year.
  • 5 years.