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New Resident Guide for Motorcycle Riders

by Kathy Teel on

When you relocate to a new state, one of the first things you have to do is learn about the differences in traffic laws. Motorcycle riders especially need to be aware of how they might be affected by motorcycle laws in their new home state. While many people will move easily from one state to […]

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Get Revved Up to Study with Free Motorcycle Practice Tests by Kat Saks on

Want to ride a motorcycle? You’ll need a motorcycle permit, endorsement, or license, depending on your state’s rules and regulations. Most likely, your state will require you to take a written exam as part of your licensing tests. Get revved up for your written test with a motorcycle practice test and a road sign practice […]

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Get Ready to Ride with a Motorcycle License Practice Test by Kat Saks on

In many states, if you want a motorcycle license, you need to complete two tests: a motorcycle driving skills test and a written test. To prepare for a skills test, you’ll want to spend time behind the handlebars of a bike, and consider completing a motorcycle rider education course. The Motorcycle Safety Foundation is a […]

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Graduating From a Drivers Permit to a Restricted Drivers License by Kat Saks on

The road to obtaining full driving privileges for the first time can be long and winding. Depending on your age and state-dictated rules, you might need a drivers permit and then a restricted drivers license before you can apply for a full driver’s license. This is called the Graduated Driver’s License (GDL) program, and is […]

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The ABCs of Pavement Markings and Road Signs by Cara Hopkins on

In addition to mastering the feel and control of a vehicle, beginning drivers must also learn a brand new language – the language of road signs and pavement markings. For those of us who took our license exam way back in the 20th Century, or who have been driving for at least a year or two, deciphering […]

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Avoid Mixed Signals By Learning Basic Traffic Signals by Nadia Ibanez on

If unfamiliar traffic signals leave you feeling like a deer in the headlights, you might want to boost your traffic signal IQ. When you fully understand the traffic signals you encounter on the road, you stand a better chance of driving safely and avoiding traffic citations. Read on to learn the meaning behind basic traffic […]

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How to Read Traffic Signs: Recognizing Shapes and Colors by Nadia Ibanez on

Traffic signs come in many shapes, sizes, and colors. With so many different traffic signs on the road, you might lose track of what each one means. Fortunately, the shapes and colors of traffic signs can help you understand their meaning. Shape up your traffic sign knowledge with these tips. Traffic Sign Color Tips Traffic […]

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