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Iowa Motorcycle Permit Practice Test 3

Take our FREE IA Motorcycle Practice Test today and be fully prepared when you take your DOT Motorcycle Test. Learn what kind of questions to expect, and get your test score right away in addition to detailed explanations.
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Iowa Motorcycle Permit Practice Test Description

To earn your Iowa motorcycle permit, you will need to pass a licensing exam. To prepare yourself for success, take our motorcycle permit practice test several times. Our test allows you to gain the knowledge and experience to pass the test on your first try.

How Our Iowa Motorcycle Permit Test Helps You

Earning a motorcycle permit allows you to enjoy the freedom that comes with operating a motorcycle. However, in order to be able to do so, you must pass several driving tests. Although the Iowa motorcycle permit test is not exceedingly difficult, you may feel flustered if you walk into the exam room without having sufficient practice beforehand. You can take our Iowa motorcycle permit exam as many times as you need to so you can feel at ease on the official test day.

The Iowa test for motorcycle operators includes questions on a wide variety of subjects. You will be examined for your on the road knowledge as well as driving regulations and road signs and signals. The practice test you are about to take focuses on the driving rules portion of the Iowa test. You'll engage with subject matter such as how to respond to hazardous road conditions and what to do if there is an emergency vehicle approaching your motorcycle. Complete understanding of these rules helps you to pass the test on your first try.

Our Iowa motorcycle practice exam includes 25 randomized multiple-choice questions. The official Iowa exam includes 20 questions, at least 15 of which must be answered correctly to earn your permit. You may take our practice test as many times as you want to because each time you take it, you'll get some new questions. To further enhance your chances of success, review our Iowa motorcycle operator's handbook, which contains all of the information you'll need to know for test day.


At what angle (at least) should you cross track and road seams that run parallel to your course?
  • 25 degrees.
  • 30 degrees.
  • 35 degrees.
  • 40 degrees.
  • 45 degrees.
Besides shifting gears to gain speed, when else should you use the gears on a motorcycle?
  • Downshifting.
  • Turning.
  • Starting on a hill.
  • All of the answers listed.
Carrying extra cargo or passengers can change the way the motorcycle does what?
  • Handles.
  • Turns.
  • Balances.
  • Speeds up.
  • All of the answers listed.
If the chain or belt breaks on your bike you will notice what?
  • Loss of acceleration.
  • Loss of braking power.
  • Loss of power to the front wheel.
  • Loss of power to the back wheel.
  • You will notice no difference.
If the front tire on your bike becomes flat how will your steering wheel feel?
  • Wobbly.
  • Heavy.
  • Strong.
  • Weak.
  • No difference will be felt.