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1. Motorcycling is the act of riding a
motorcycle. Motorcycling can done as an economical and effective mode of
transportation, because motorcycles are cheaper to purchase, maintain
and use than cars.
2. A motorcycle club (MC) is an
organized club of dedicated motorcyclists who join together for
camaraderie, strength of numbers, and peer group acceptance. Motorcycle
clubs have a group of elected officers, a probationary period for new
members, and a measure of privacy about their internal structure,
bylaws, and membership. As part of becoming a full member, an individual
must pass a vote of the membership and swear some level of allegiance to
the club. Each club has a unique club patch (or patches) adorned with
the term "MC" that are worn on the riders vest.
What is the term
3. Motorcycle club (MC) are historically
divided into two types.
What is NOT a type?
- everyone else (or 99-percenters)
- The HOGS
4. What is the year the oldest Motorcycle
club (MC) in the United States began?
5. MC members are not usually referred to
by their given names, but instead refer to each other by nicknames, or
___________, sometimes even displaying it on the club vest.
- road names
- game names
- pilot names
6. One of the earliest and most notorious
biker event occurred in Hollister, California in 1947 and is now dubbed
the Hollister riot.
What was the movie made based on the event?
- Easy Rider
- The Wild Ones
much publicity for their activities and misdeeds, there are many, many
more motorcycle clubs and bikers.
They instead identify themselves as
- The do-gooders
- Ninety-nine per-centers
- The Patriots
Hell's Angels: The
Strange and Terrible Saga of the Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs, giving
readers their first inside glimpse into the most notorious motorcycle
club of all?
- Peter Fonda
- Dennis Hopper
- Hunter S. Thompson
9. Who designated four motorcycle clubs
as Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs (OMGs), which are the Pagans, Hells Angels,
Outlaws MC, and Bandidos?
- Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
- Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
10. The 2007 Disney film
tells the story of four friends who have an encounter with the fictional
Del Fuegos MC. The original script used what motorcycle gang's name,
causing them to sue Disney for trademark infringement.
was the gang?
- Hell's Angels