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Test Type: Bike - Safety margins
Number of Questions: 10
Pass Mark: 10
Motorcycle Theory Test Section Four - Safety margins

1) Overall stopping distance is made up of thinking and braking distance.
You are on a good, dry road surface with good brakes and tyres.
What is the typical BRAKING distance from 50 mph?

2) When riding in heavy rain a film of water can build up between your tyres and the road.
This is known as aquaplaning. What should you do to keep control?

3) Your overall stopping distance will be longer when riding

4) Motorcyclists are only allowed to use high intensity rear fog lights when

5) In good conditions, what is the typical stopping distance at 70 mph?

6) To avoid a collision when entering a contraflow system, you should
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7) By how much can stopping distances increase in icy conditions?

8) You are overtaking a motorcyclist in strong winds.
What should you do?

9) On a wet road what is the safest way to stop?

10) In very hot weather the road surface can become soft.
Which TWO of the following will be most affected?

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