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West Virginia Motorcycle Permit Practice Test 3

Take our FREE WV Motorcycle Practice Test today and be fully prepared when you take your West Virginia DMV 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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West Virginia Motorcycle Permit Practice Test

Ready to feel the wind in your hair out on West Virginia’s beautiful open roads? Before scheduling your motorcycle permit exam, make sure you’re completely prepared to ace it on your first attempt. Our FREE West Virginia motorcycle practice test has the tools you need to learn quickly and efficiently, so you can earn your permit and get riding.

Our test includes 25 state-specific questions designed just for West Virginia motorcycle riders. The multiple-choice format replicates the structure of your DMV exam for an extra layer of preparedness as well. Your sample questions and answers include detailed explanations to help provide full context, and instant feedback tells you how you’re doing as you progress. You must answer 20 questions correctly to pass, but you can retake your test as many times as you need to learn the information. Any questions you miss are gathered at the end so you have a centralized look at the topics you need to study further before coming back to your practice test for another go. Once you’ve mastered them all, you’re ready for your WV motorcycle permit exam!

West Virginia Permit Practice Test FAQs:

What questions are on the West Virginia motorcycle permit test?

Your WV motorcycle permit test features questions on topics found in your DMV motorcycle handbook. You’ll need to know motorcycle-specific subjects such as required safety equipment, how to legally share the road, 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 specific to earning a motorcycle endorsement on your driver’s license. It will ask questions unique to becoming a motorcycle rider, while the regular permit test pertains to general rules of the road for all vehicle types.

How do I earn my West Virginia motorcycle endorsement?

To earn your West Virginia motorcycle endorsement on your license, you must be at least 16 years and minimally hold a Level 2 GDL if you’re under 18. You must pass a written motorcycle permit knowledge test and hold it for at least 7 days before taking an on-bike road exam. If you complete a motorcycle safety course approved by the WV DMV, you can waive the on-cycle skills exam.


Engine seizures are typically caused by what?
  • Lack of oil.
  • Riding too far.
  • Going too fast.
  • All listed answers.
How many skills are critical to avoiding a crash?
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
How should one ride over a grating?
  • In a relaxed straight line.
  • In a zigzag.
  • At an angle.
  • As fast as possible.
If a friend has been drinking, you should ______.
  • Help them get home.
  • Encourage them to slow their drinking.
  • Keep them where they are.
  • Enlist friends to help.
  • All of the listed answers.
If there is no traffic while cornering, which of the following orders should you follow?
  • Start the curve to the outside, move towards the inside, and then back to the outside after passing the center.
  • Start on the inside, move to the outside, and back to the inside.
  • Stay on the inside line.
  • Stay on the outside line.