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The following equipment is required by law on a 28' sailing vessel
You can obtain a copy of Rules of the Road, published by the US Coast Guard, from
A safe water marker is
A power driven vessel must give way if another vessel is coming closer and appears
Which chart would show the most detail?
If you meet another vessel head on in a channel and wish to pass port to port, you should
The US Coast Guard has determined that the most common cause of small boat accidents is
Which of the followingis an example of the correct use of the term "knot"?
You are the OOD on a 40' Sea Scout sailboat underway under sail only during the day. You are on course 005. Your lookout reports a power vessel approaching you at a speed of 10 knots on a relative bearing of 177. Under rules of the road you must
A yellow diamond shaped marker near a channel is
Under rules of the road, sailboats under sail only always have the right of way
A powerboat at anchor in the fog will sound
When setting the anchor, be sure that you
A sailboat at night under sail only observes a power boat with 360 degree red over white over red lights on its mast Which vessel is stand on?
When your vessel is taking on water, you should first
You are the OOD getting underway. You are in a 40' power vessel with one screw. You are alongside with your port side to the pier. You have a 20 knot wind on your starboard beam. You desire to back out into the wind. You attach a port side spring line to the bow and then order
You are the OOD on a 40' power vessel underway in a channel. You see a vessel displaying a black conical shape in the rigging with apex down. This vessel is
when repairing fiberglass, it is important to
You are underway on a 24' sailboat under sail only during the day. You see a power vessel procceding inbound on the channel and displaying a black cylinder in the rigging. The day shape indicates the vessel is
A radio signal of Morse Code- two shorts, three longs, two shorts, is the distress signal SOS.
The most widly used anchor on a small craft is
When computing speed, time and distance, use the formula
You are the boatswain of your ship, preparing to get underway on a week cruise. Your vessel is a 44' sailboat, the weather prediction was winds 10-15 knots out of the east and a 3-5 foot sea, you check the weather again and the prediction has changed. Now the weather is 35-50 knots wind out of the east and a 12 foot sea. Your vessel can handle that weather if necessary; you should
Safety aboard a vessel includes many things- rules, equipment, judgement, skill, preperation, foresight and practice
On any vessel 12 meters or longer, you are required by law to have a copy of the rules of the road.
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