Sailing Quiz

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Your score was: 60 %

Question Results

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Question:

A major safety concern when sailing on a run is:

Response:

accidental jibe

coming about

tipping over

entering about

reaching out

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Question:

Once the sail has been raised, the line which is used to control it is called:

Response:

painter

halyard

sheet

shroud

leach

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Question:

Navigational markers can be identified at night by their sound characteristics and:

Response:

height

light

shape

width

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Question:

If you want the bow of the sailboat to swing to port,

Response:

go to the port side of the boat.

put the tiller to port.

let go of the tiller and the bow will swing to port.

put the tiller to starboard.

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Question:

When stepping into a small boat, always step into the center, never on the

Response:

fender.

boom.

gunwale.

beam.

seats.