Sailing Quiz

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Your score was: 60 %

Question Results

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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:

Which is the point of sail that a sail boat will stop?

Response:

head to wind

tail to wind

by the lee

close-hauled

reaching

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Question:

The stability of a sail boat is defined as its resistance to:

Response:

roll in a heavy sea

capsize

yawing

an accidental jibe

ability to heal

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Question:

The following call type is a felony and will incur a stiff penalty:

Response:

Securite call

request for a radio check

a hoax Mayday call

a Pan-Pan call

none of above

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Question:

The corner of the sail which is secured to the outermost end of the boomis called the:

Response:

head

tack

clew

hoist

gaff