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When lighting an alcohol fuel stove, the correct procedure is to first strike a match and hold it near the burner, then turn on the stove valve slightly. When the fuel ignites, leave the valve open slightly and continue your food preperation while monitoring the flame.
Whan vessels are approaching each other head to head, the general rule is that neither vessel may:
The minimum tensile strength of a rope on a vessel is [____] times rated
To prevent heat exhaustion, everyone on board should
A right side channel marker returning from sea is commonly called a
The portion of a block that the bight of the line passes over is called a
Aboard a 27' sailing vessel with an outboard engine, you are required by law to have
The ship's compass has readings from 000 to 360. When expressing the compass headings always give the heading in
When fueling a gasoline vessel, you always hold the fuel nozzel in the center of the fuel intake and avoid having the nozzel contact the edge of the fuel pipe so as not to cause a spark.
A power vessel underway in sight of your power vessel, in meeting situation within 1/2 milef your vessel, sounds three short blasts They intend to
Safety aboard a vessel includes many things- rules, equipment, judgement, skill, preperation, foresight and practice
a 27 foot sailing vessel underway at night must exhibit sidelights of red and green, or a red, green, white tri-color light; the green light is visible on which side of the vessel?
To secure a small rope to the boght of a larger rope, you would use
A line that will assisst in breaking an anchor lose when set hard is called
The best device to hold line securely but release is quickly would be a
You are the OOD on a 40' sailboat underway during the day at a speed of 6 knots on a course of 005M. Your lookout reports a power vessel approaching your vessel from a relative bearing of 090 at a range of 400 meters at a soeed of 5 knots. The vessel is displaying two black balls in a vertical line in the rigging. Your vessel should
A Marlinspike is
Information regarding Marlinspikes [here].
You are operating a power vessel in a channel. A power vessel behind you sounds one short blast. This vessel intends to pass on your
Which chart would show the most detail?
The correct black shape for a vessel aground is a
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?
An aid to navigation is floating in a channel T intersection and painted red over green; you should consider
When establishing a danger bearing, the line of position is labeled with the degrees and NMT or NLT
The first best choice for bottom conditions when anchoring is
Two power driven vessels are meeting bow to bow in a channel. Which is stand on?
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