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Iowa Motorcycle Permit Practice Test 4

Get a sneak peek of the questions you may find on the Iowa Motorcycle Test. Our FREE IA Motorcycle Practice Test has questions just like the ones on the real DOT test. Take out FREE practice test today!
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Iowa Motorcycle Permit Practice Test Description

To earn an Iowa motorcycle permit, the first thing you're going to want to do is prepare for the tests you must take beforehand. Our motorcycle permit practice test can help with this preparation

What Our Practice Test is Meant to Prepare You For

While most prospective drivers opt for obtaining a standard drivers license, earning an Iowa motorcycle permit and then an actual license can be a lot more enjoyable and freeing. When you send in your application for an Iowa motorcycle permit, you will soon find that you will be presented with two different types of test, a written knowledge exam and an on-the-road cycle examination. Most of what you will experience with these tests is exceedingly similar to what you will find when attempting to earn a standard drivers license. The cycle test is designed specifically to take place on the road and will assess your overall riding skills. The written examination is what our motorcycle permit practice test is based off of. We are looking to simulate the testing experience of the written exam portion of the motorcycle permit test so that you will have the ability to go to the DOT on testing day and pass with ease.

As the practice quiz is meant to prepare you for the motorcycle permit test, the questions on the quiz are very similar to those you will find on the written examination, as they both involve the rules of the road you will need to know when driving a motorcycle. These rules include everything from what the proper procedures are for carrying loads to what to do when riding in a staggered formation with other motorcyclists. All of this is essential to know for the test and for when you're out on the road driving. As such, you can find this info within the Iowa Motorcycle Operator Manual. Studying this thoroughly should give you everything you need to know for both the practice quiz and the motorcycle permit test. There are 25 questions in total on the practice quiz. You will need to answer 20 or more correctly to pass. You can take this quiz however many times you want. The Iowa Road Signs and Signals Practice Test will also help you memorize the road signs that may pop up in the written examination.

Iowa DOT Sample Test Questions

At the very minimum, what should a legal motorcycle have on it?
  • Turn signals.
  • Horn.
  • Front and rear brakes.
  • Two mirrors.
  • All of the answers listed.
Carrying extra weight on a three wheeled bike may change the what of the bike?
  • The gas mileage.
  • The stopping power.
  • The accelerator.
  • The length of the trip.
  • The handling of the bike.
How do three wheeled vehicles compare to motorcycles on the road?
  • They are more stable than motorcycles, and cannot counter steer.
  • They are less stable than motorcycles, but can counter steer.
  • While less stable than motorcycles, they can reach much higher speeds.
  • There is actually very little difference between motorcycles and three wheeled vehicles.
  • None of the listed answers.
If a car is merging in to traffic and it is not safe enough for you to move to another lane, what should you do?
  • Adjust your speed accordingly.
  • Accelerate quickly.
  • Decelerate quickly.
  • Do nothing and make the merging car wait to enter.
  • None of the answers listed.
If the front tire on your bike becomes flat how will your steering wheel feel?
  • Wobbly.
  • Heavy.
  • Strong.
  • Weak.
  • No difference will be felt.