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Nr Questions Choice1 Choice2 Choice3 Choice4
What is the position
obtained by applying only
Probable
1 your vessel's course and Fix Applied position Dead-reckoning
position
speed to a known
position?
What is the position
obtained by applying
Estimated Dead-reckoning Assumed
2 estimated current and Applied position
position position position
wind to your vessel's
course and speed?
A barometric pressure
reading of 29.92 inches of 1012.35 1015.25 1010.35 1013.25
3
mercury is equivalent to millibars millibars millibars millibars
__________.
difference in
Apparent altitude is inaccuracies in
double-second chronometer assumed
4 sextant altitude corrected the reading and
reference level difference error and dip latitude and
for __________.
actual latitude
Where can the data
relating to the direction Nautical Tidal Current
5 Tide Tables Mariner's Guide
and velocity of rotary tidal Almanac Tables
currents be found?
What is the speed of 1.5 kilometers 0.8 kilometer 1.1 kilometers 1.3 kilometers
6
sound in the water? per second per second per second per second
What is the frequency of
7 the low frequency pulse of 33.3 kHz 24 kHz 18 kHz 27.5 kHz
the echo sounder?
On an echo sounder,
which of these is used to
Unt selector
8 draw a line on the paper Range switch Event marker Timing device
switch
to mark a specific time of
an occurrence?
When the water salinity
It remains the
9 increases, what happens It increases. It decreases. It fluctuates.
same.
to the speed of sound?
What is the nature of the
10 beam transmitted by echo Linear Hyperbolic Parabolic Directional
sounder?
Which of these is an echo
11 Magnetostriction Diesel-electric Piezo-hydraulic Blue-diode
sounder transducer type?
Turbulence from
Which of these may cause Bioluminescent the interaction of
Schools of big Protruding rocks tidal streams
12 false echoes in an echo microorganisms with solid
fish from the seabed
sounder? in the water particles in
suspension
What is a phenomenon in
which the axis of an object Torque-induced Equinoctial Gyroscopic
13 Wobble parallax
wobbles when torque is precession eccentricity inertia
applied?

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What is an error in a
gyrocompass caused by
rapid changes in course, Error of
14 Parallax error Stream error Rapid error
speed and latitude causing collimation
deviation before the gyro
can adjust itself?
It compensates
for the error It allows the It corrects the
Which statement about
caused by the It reduces the magnetic semi-quadrantal
the Flinders bar on a
15 vertical deviation into compass to error at
magnetic compass is component of half. move freely in intercardinal
correct? the earth's the fluid. headings.
magnetic field.
Your vessel's heading is
330pgc and 345psc with
a 2E gyro error. If there
16 4E 7W 3W 0
is a variation of 10W,
what is the deviation on
this heading?
Your vessel's heading is
330pgc and 345psc with
a 2E gyro error. If there
17 7W 4E 3W 0
is a variation of 6W, what
is the deviation on this
heading?
Your vessel's heading is
330pgc and 345psc with
a 2E gyro error. If there
18 4E 7W 3W 0
is a variation of 13W,
what is the deviation on
this heading?
The shortest distance
between any two points
19 Great circle Rhumb line Mercator Small cirle
on earth defines a
__________.
What is a chart that Small scale
20 General chart Coastal chart Large scale chart
covers a large area? chart
Isogonic lines are lines on the Magnetic Ponits of Zero Points of equal
21 Magnitic dip
a chart indicating: Latitude variation variation
The revision of a chart is any clear area
22 printed on what area of Lower left center Top center part of the title around the neat
the chart? line
height of the
The visibility of lights Geographic
observer's eye Luminous range Charted range of
23 indicated in the charts is range of the
15 feet above of the light the light
in nautical miles for: light
the water
Cylindrical Polyconic Simple conic Rectangular
24 A Mercator Chart is a:
projection projection projection projection
Which chart symbol
25 indicates that the bottom R Sh Cl Co
is coral?

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What publication contains
ocean current information Guide to port Sailing World port
26 Coast pilot
for voyage planning from entry Directions index
Tokyo to San Francisco?
What do you call the
Apparent Observed Computed
27 altitude after applying the altitude
Sextant altitude
Altitude altitude
Dip and index error?
A phase correction is
28 Stars The Moon Planets The sun
applied to observations of:
When using GPS, you may
expect your position to be
29 accurate 95% of the time 50 m 20 m 10 m 100 m
within a radius of
__________ meters.
When navigating using
DGPS, you may expect
30 your position to be 10 m 20 m 50 m 100 m
accurate to within a radius
of __________ meters.
The angle between the
grid and magnetic
31 meridians is called grid Declination Variation Grivation Deviation
variations or __________
.
The reaction of a gyro
Gyroscopic
32 compas to an applied Precession Earth rate Gravity effect
inertia
force is known as:
What navigational
instrument used to
33 indicate direction by Pelorus Sextant Azimuth circle Compass
measuring course and
bearing?
The compass rose on a
nautical chart indicates Annual rate of
34 variation change
Deviation precession Compass error
both variation and
__________ .
The standard atmospheric
35 pressure in millimeters of 23.25 29.92 960 760
mercury is:
Your ship is steaming at
night with the gyro-pilot
engaged when you notice Shift steering to
Switch to hand Notify the
36 that the vessel's course is Call the Master. the emergency
steering. engineroom.
slowly changing to the steering station.
right. What action should
you take FIRST?
How many degrees north
37 or south of the Tropic of 23 27 South 44 06 North 44 06 South 23 27 North
Cancer is the Arctic Circle?

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Automatic device for
steering a vessel by means
gyroscopic
38 of control signals received gyropilot gyro repeater automatic pilot
steering
from a gyro compass is
called _____.
What is the length of a
39 5,280 meters 1,760 yards 6,076 feet 1,850 meters
nautical mile?
The interval between the
suns upper limb being in Astronomical Observational
40 Nautical twilight Civil twilight
the horizon and its center twilight twilight
being 12 below is called:
The dividing meridian
between zone
41 75 00 E 60 00 E 67 30 W 60 30 W
descriptions +4 and +5 is
_____.
align the
Physical checks of gyro, synchronize ensure azimuth
align peloruses compass north
azimuth circle and pelorus gyro repeaters circle and
42 with fore-and-aft to the fore and
include the following, line of the ship with master peloruses are in
aft line of the
EXCEPT: gyro good condition
ship
The bending of a wave as
43 it passes an obstruction is persistence refraction diffraction attenuation
called _________.
While voyage planning
and navigating, a mariner
Sailing
44 must refer to both texts Light Lists Sight Reduction Almanac
Directions
and tables. Tables includes
the following EXCEPT:
Black band with Black band
In the IALA Buoyage Black band Black band
above and above and
45 System, what is the color above yellow below yellow below yellow
below yellow
of an East Cardinal Mark? band band band
band
The person who
Who is responsible for the The navigation
46 The owner has done the The Master
voyage plan? officer
planning
When relieving the helm, Course per Maximum
magnetic
47 the new helmsman should Variation Gyro error rudder angle
steering
know the __________. compass previously used
Out of the 57 navigational
stars tabulated in the
48 Nautical Almanac, how 23 21 6 19
many are of the first
magnitude?
Out of the 57 navigational
stars tabulated in the
49 Nautical Almanac, how 38 19 25 48
many are of the second
magnitude?

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"Night effect" is
Which statement is TRUE During "night "Night effect" is "Night effect" is caused by all of
concerning "night effect" effect", caused by rapid
50 changes in the
most prevalent the polarized
and the reception of radio polarization is at
ionosphere late at night ground waves
signals? a minimum
being vertical
"squat" will
"squat" will "squat" will "squat" will
cause a cause an cause an cause a
What is a common
decrease in increase in increase in decrease in
occurrence when a vessel
51 bottom bottom bottom bottom
is running into a shallow clearance and clearance and clearance and a clearance and a
water? an increase in an increase in decrease in decrease in
draft
draft draft draft
Polaris is always within
52 how many degrees of the 0.1 degree 0.2 degree 1 degree 0.5 degree
north pole?
As a general rule, a ULCC
should not have a speed in
53 any direction greater than 0.10 knots 0.20 knots 0.25 knots 0.15 knots
what speed when
touching berth?
A vessel is following a
range to keep herself
within a narrow channel.
54 The chart indicates the 359deg. T 000deg. T 001deg. T 180deg. T
range to be 001deg. The
vessel is "on range" when
she is steering a course of:
The standard time
55 meridian for zone 15deg. E 7 1/2deg. W 0deg. 7 1/2deg. E
description -1 is:
The mean distance
1 astronomical
56 between the earth and 1 parsec 4.3 light years unit ( AU )
1 celestial unit
the sun is:
One complete turn of the
drum of the sextant 1/10th of a
57 1 degree 1 minute of arc 1 second of arc
moves the index arm degree
along the arc is equal to:
Out of the 57 navigational
stars tabulated in the
58 Nautical Almanac, how 6 19 21 23
many are of the first
magnitude?
Out of the 57 navigational
stars tabulated in the
59 Nautical Almanac, how 38 19 25 48
many are of the second
magnitude?
Polaris is always within
60 how many degrees of the 0.2 degree 0.1 degree 1 degree 0.5 degree
north pole?

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As a general rule, a ULCC
should not have a speed in
61 any direction greater than 0.15 knots 0.25 knots 0.20 knots 0.10 knots
what speed when
touching berth?
A vessel is following a
range to keep herself
within a narrow channel.
The chart indicates the
62 001deg. T 359deg. T 000deg. T 180deg. T
range to be 001deg. The
vessel is "on
range" when she is
steering a course of:
The standard time
63 meridian for zone 0deg. 7 1/2deg. E 15deg. E 7 1/2deg. W
description -1 is:
The mean distance
1 astronomical
64 between the earth and 1 parsec 1 celestial unit 4.3 light years
unit ( AU )
the sun is:
One complete turn of the
drum of the sextant 1/10th of a
65 1 minute of arc 1 degree 1 second of arc
moves the index arm degree
along the arc is equal to:
The sun is the central
body of the solar system. 12 miles per 1,000,000 miles 1,000 miles per 100 miles per
66 second
It moves in the direction per second second second
of Vega at:
A harbor chart could have not more than not less than
67 1:35,000 1:150,000
a scale of: 1:25,000 1:500,000
A sailing chart could have not more than
68 1:700,000 1:35,000 1:100,000
a scale of: 1:25,000
A general chart could have not more than
69 1:1,000,000 1:200,000 1:50,000
a scale of: 1:25,000
The GPS provides 95%
70 accuracy within a range 100 meters 300 meters 10 meters 150 meters
of:
In Meteorology, the unit
of atmospheric pressure
used in synoptic charts is
71 100 millibars 10 Pascals 1000 millibars 1 millibar
the hectoPascal. One
hectoPascal (hPa) is equal
to:
The standard sea level 1013.25 1013.52 1012.35 1012.45
72 pressure of the millibars of millibars of millibars of millibars of
atmosphere is: mercury mercury mercury mercury
The observer is at Equator
and the celestial body is at
the First Point of 20 degrees 15 degrees
73 360 degrees 180 degrees
Capricorn, the bearing of South North
the celestial body during
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A one knot current has
approximately the same
74 10 knot wind 15 knot wind 20 knot wind 30- knot wind
effect on a given surface
area as a:
What is the circumference
of the earth at the
75 equator of the equatorial 21,739.29 miles 22,439.29 miles 22,639.29 miles 21,639.29 miles
radius is taken at 3,444
nautical miles?
What is the latitude of a
place where the sun is
exactly at the zenith of the
76 23deg. 27' S Tropic of Cancer 23deg. 27' N at the equator
observer at Local
Apparent Noon (LAN) of
December 22?
What is the latitude of a
place where the sun is
exactly at the zenith of the
77 23deg. 27' S South Pole 0deg. Latitude 23deg. 27' N
observer at Local
Apparent Noon (LAN) of
September 22 or 23?
Determine the latitude of
a place where the sun is
exactly at the zenith of the
78 23deg. 27' N 0deg. Latitude 23deg. 27' S South Pole
observer at Local
Apparent Noon (LAN) of
September 22 or 23.
What is the latitude of a
place where the sun is
exactly at the zenith of the
79 23deg. 27' S 0deg. 90deg. 23deg. 27' N
observer at Local
Apparent Noon (LAN) of
June 21?
The arctic circle is how
many degrees north or 23deg. 27'
80 44deg. 06' North 44deg. 06' South 23deg. 27' South
south of the tropic of North
cancer?
When the body is on the
81 rational horizon, what is 270deg. 000deg. 180deg. 090deg.
its zenith distance?
A vessel is following a
range to keep herself
within a narrow channel.
The chart indicates the
82 243deg. T 063deg. T 270deg. T 234deg. T
range to be 243deg. The
vessel is "on
range" when she is
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What is the geographical
latitude of a body whose
83 27deg. 33' N 23deg. 27' S 23deg. 27' N 66deg. 33' S
declination is 23deg. 27'
N?
What is the highest
more than 60
84 sustained surface wind 34 to 63 knots 30 to 55 knots 28 to 50 knots
knots
speed of a Tropical Storm?
18.5 nautical 29.8 nautical 16.1 nautical 900 nautical
The orbital speed of the
85 miles per miles per miles per miles per
earth is: second
second second second
1deg. while the 1deg. while the
2deg. while the
Heeling error is defined as vessel is on a 2deg. and is vessel is on a
vessel is on an
86 the change of deviation compass constant on all compass
heading of intercardinal
for a heel of: headings heading of
000deg. heading
180deg.
Due to the revolution of
the earth around the sun, 3 mins and 26 3 mins and 06 3 mins and 36 3 mins and 56
87
a sidereal day is shorter secs secs secs secs
than a solar day by about:
Tropical Depression has a
88 maximum sustained 33 knots 28 knots 30 knots 35 knots
surface wind speed of:
The visible diameter of the
89 sun as seen from the Earth 42.0' 10.0' 32.6' 51.5'
during perihelion is:
Polar distance can never 180deg. from 90deg. N or S of 45deg. N or S of
90 either poles
360deg. only
be more than: the equator the equator
Internationally used value
760 mm column 14.7 lbs per
91 of the atmospheric 29.92 inches 1,013 millibars
of mercury square inch
pressure in metric system.
When the index mirror
and the horizon mirror of
92 0deg. 60deg. 90deg. 120deg.
the sextant are parallel,
the sextant should read:
The apparent wind can be ahead and equal astern and equal ahead and equal astern and equal
93 zero when the true wind is to twice the to twice the to the ship's to the ship's
from: ship's speed ship's speed speed speed
You are proceeding along
the right bank of a narrow
channel aboard a right-
increase speed back full with decrease speed stop engines
handed single-screw
94 and put the rudder and put the and put the
vessel. The vessel starts rudder right full amidships rudder right full rudder left full
to sheer due to bank
suction/cushion effect.
You should:
Decreased The bow and Increased
Increased effect
The effect we call velocity and stern wave velocity and
of gravity due to
95 "squat" increased water make the ship decreased water
closeness of the pressure around
occurs. Why? pressure around sink lower in the
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You are the Master of a
single-screw vessel. You
are docking at a port
you should
which has no tugs 1 1/2 to 2 times 5 to 7 times the equal to the
NEVER use the
96 available. You decide to the depth of the depth of the depth of the
water anchor to help
drop the offshore anchor water water
in docking
to help in docking. The
amount of chain you
should pay out is:
The squat effect of a large
in excess of two in excess of two
vessel travelling at high in excess of one in excess of two
97 meters by meters by
speed will caused an meters by mean meters by mean
foreward astern
increased of her draft by:
The rules concerning lights shall be shall be set at need not be need not be
displayed in
shall be complied with in low power when displayed when displayed by
98 restricted
all weathers from sunset visibility during used during no other vessels unmanned
to sunrise. The lights: daylight hours daylight hours are in the area vessels
A coastal chart could have not more than
99 1:500,000 1:100,000 1:35,000
a scale of: 1:25,000
Prior to getting underway secure all
log the density take on fresh clean the sides
100 in fresh or brackish water, overboard
of the water water ballast with fresh water
the Master must: discharges
If your vessel is dragging increase the shorten the
dropped put over a stern
101 her anchor in a strong scope of anchor scope of anchor
another anchor cable anchor
wind, you should: cable
The actual speed of the
vessel over the surface of speed over the speed of speed of speed on the
102 ground
the earth at any given intention advance water
time.
Increase in draft
The speed of to the point on Decrease in Squat is not
How will you define
103 your ship will your ship which draft of your relevant on your
"squat"? is closest to the
increase ship ship
bottom
From those listed, which
would be the preferred Taking a radar Taking a radar
Taking several taking several
104 method of position fixing range and visual range and radar
bearing radar bearings radar ranges
for greatest accuracy and bearing
certainty of position?
After sailing for several
minutes (making 10 knots
through the water) and in
constant monitoring of the radar is the contact is on
your radar screen, you showing false the contact is on the contact is a reciprocal
the same course
105 noticed that a contact has echoes and is and speed as
dead in the course at the
remained in the same probably your vessel water same speed as
position relative to yours, defective your vessel
what could be the
possible conclusion of the
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with the current
The best time to work a when the wind with a cross
106 at slack water setting against
boat into a slip is: is against you current
you
A spinning wheel which is
free to turn about two axis
that are at right angles to simple complex closed
107 free gyroscope
each other and the gyroscope gyroscope gyroscope
spinning axis is known as a
_________.
In the time diagram , the
angle at the pole between
the hour circle of the First Sidereal Hour
108 GHA of Aries SHA of Aries Right Ascension
point of Aries to the Angle
meridian of the observer
at Greenwich is called:
Magnets in the binnacles
of magnetic compasses all of the
109 variation deviation local attraction
are used to reduce the choices
effect of ______.
Stage of tropical cyclone
with decrease of pressure depression
110 mature stage decaying stage immature stage
and no increase of wind stage
force.
The process of turning a
gravity controlled
111 precession damping tilting torque
gryroscope into a compass
is called__________.
Two navigational hazards
are located near to each
one system one system
other, but each is marked
using horizontal having odd
by an individual cardinal the difference in
bands while the the differing numbers while
112 buoyage system. The the periods of
other system light colors the light the other
buoys of one cardinal
uses vertical system has even
system may be identified
stripes numbers
from the other system by
__________.
Under the IALA cardinal
system, a mark with quick
white light showing 3
east side of the west side of the north side of the south side of the
113 flashes every 10 seconds
mark mark mark mark
indicates that the safest
water in the area is on the
__________.
its error is not its accuracy it is electrically
Which statement is NOT
affected by remains the and it seeks the true
114 correct regarding the gyro
deviation and same in all mechanically north
compass?
variation latitudes operated
Which term refers to the
115 direction a current is Set Drift Stand Vector direction
flowing?

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variable favorable
Generally speaking, a ship
adverse currents currents having favorable currents in the
steaming across the North
for practically no significant currents for summer months
116 Pacific from Japan to
the entire effect on the practically the and adverse
Seattle is likely to entire crossing
crossing total steaming currents in the
experience __________.
time winter months
How many high waters
usually occur each day on
117 Two One Three Four
the East Coast of the
United States?
How many navigational
118 planets are tabulated in 5 9 4 2
the Almanac?
In a river subject to tidal
currents, the best time to when there is a
119 dock a ship without the at slack water following at high water at flood tide
assistance of tugs is current
__________.
The Flinders bar and the
They are not
quadrantal spheres should
subject to
120 be tested for permanent Annually Semi annually Every five years
permanent
magnetism at what
magnetism
interval?
The force that will cause
121 Precession Friction Torque Rigidity
the axis of a spinning.
difference
between the difference difference
depth of water depth of the between the between the
The height of tide is the at a specific water at high depth of the depth of the
122
__________. time due to tidal tide and the water and the water and the
effect depth of the high water tidal areas tidal
datum
water at low level
tide
The point where the
vertical rise or fall of tide the stand of the the reverse of
123 the rip tide slack water
has stopped is referred to tide the tide
as __________.
Horizontal Vertical
What does the term tide Mixing tendency Salinity content
124 movement of movement of the
refer to? of the water water of the water
the water
What is the category of a
125 chart with a scale of coastal chart sailing chart general chart harbor chart
1:80,000?
The vertical The vertical
The vertical The vertical
distance from difference
difference distance from
What is the definition of the tidal datum between a
126 between the the surface of
height of tide? to the level of datum plane
heights of low the water at any the water to the
and the ocean
and high water time ocean floor
bottom

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When the moon is new or
127 full, which type of tides Spring Neap Diurnal Apogean
occur?
When there are small
differences between the
heights of two successive
128 solar semidiurnal diurnal mixed
high tides or two low tides,
in a tidal day, the tides are
called __________.
Where will you find the American
Tidal Current
129 information about the Tables
Tide Tables Sailing Directions Practical
duration of slack water? Navigator
Which information must
automatic identification
systems (AIS) automatically
130 ETA Draught Destination Vessels course
provide to appropriately
equipped shore stations,
vessels and aircraft?
A Binnacle is a stand used
for housing a ________ so radio direction
131 compass steering wheel radar
that they may be used finder
conveniently?
A flywheel in a universal
mounting where the axis is
132 gyrosphere phantom wheel gyroscope gimbals
free to point in any
direction is the_________.
A free gyroscope is said to
have three degres of
133 freedom . From those Spin axis. Latitude axis. Altitude axis Azimuth axis.
listed which is NOT one of
these?
A GPS satellite transmits a
134 signal thru the first carrier 1755.42 mHz 1575.42 mHz 1572.75 mHz 1574.75 mHz
on _________.
A GPS satellite transmits a
135 signal thru the second 1227.60 mHz 1272.60 mHz 1722.60 mHz 1727.60 mHz
carrier on ___________.
A great circle track easterly courses
southerly
provides the maximum easterly courses westerly courses in low latitudes
136 courses in high in high latitudes
saving in distance on in low latitudes that cross the
latitudes
__________. equator
A gyro compass error in
which damping is
accompanied by offsetting
tangent latitude
137 the point of error
quadrantal error damping error ballistic error
application of the force
from a mercury ballistic is
known as__________.
A gyro compass has a
138 feature that decreases with precession dip directive force attractive force
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the equator and zero at the
geographical poles known
as ____.
A hurricane has recurved
to the northeast and its
forward speed is 20 knots.
Your MODU is located 600
miles northeast of the
139 30 hours 10 hours 50 hours 80 hours
hurricane s center. How
long will it take for the
hurricane center to reach
your position if it holds its
present course and speed?
A knowledge regarding
own ship various methods
available and how to steering and piloting and steering and steering and
140 conning
change over to secondary maneuvering conning piloting
from primary methods
is___.
A line of position from a
circle of equal parallel of parallel of
141 celestial observation is a vertical circle
altitude declination altitude
segment of a __________.
A position adjusted for the
estimated effects of Estimated
142 Set position position
DR position Fix position
leeway tidal stream
currents and surface drift.
a combination of
taking multiple
taking multiple a line position taking two lines lines of position
lines of position from one object of position from from one object
A running fix is a position
143 from different and a range and different points at different times
obtained by __________? and advancing
objects at distance from of one object at
different times another object at different times them to a
common time
different times
A sail plan including the
vessel s itinerary name
a responsible
144 number and persons the FAA U.S. Customs the Coast Guard
person
aboard should be filed
with __________.
A sextant having an index
positive negative semidiameter
145 error that is on the arc dip error
correction correction error
has a ________.
A ship has a ______
146 sub-permanent permanent induced sub-induced
magnetism.

A single line of position


combined with a dead- estimated
147 position
fix running fix assumed position
reckoning position results
in a(n)_____

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instrument used instrument used instrument used
A sling psychrometer is type of cargo
148 in celestial to measure to measure
a(n) __________. gear relative humidity
navigation specific gravity
A star is observed at lower
transit. The line of position of no special on the prime
149 a latitude line a longitude line
derived from this sight is significance vertical
__________.
A swift current occurring in
a narrow passage
connecting two large
bodies of water which is
produced by the rectilinear
150 rotary current harmonic current hydraulic current
continuously changing current
difference in height of tide
at the two ends of the
passage is called a
__________.
the high tide and the high tide is only one high
and one low two high tides
A tide is called diurnal low tide are higher and the
151 water occur occur during a
when __________. exactly six hours low tide is lower during a lunar lunar day
apart than usual day
A tropical storm is a
tropical cyclone that between 34 and None of the between 20 and
152 over 63 knots
generates winds of 63 knots stated options 33 knots
__________.
A tropical storm is building
strength some distance
from your MODU. Waves
are coming from the east
with periods increasing To the west of To the east of To the north of To the south of
153 you
from 5 seconds to 15 you you you
seconds. The swell is from
the east. Where was the
storm when these new
swells were generated?
A vertically-striped buoy lighted with a lighted with a red striped black and striped black and
154 white light
may be __________. light green yellow
A yellow buoy may mark
155 middle ground wreck anchorage area shoal area
a(n) _________.
frigid arctic air
Advection fog a common air comes in
relatively warm moves across the cool air contacts
occurrence on the Great contact with a
156 air flows over lakes and warm river
Lakes forms when cooler water rapidly cooling
becomes currents
__________. land surface
saturated
An automatic identification
system (AIS) transponder 10 cm S-band 3 cm X-band VHF maritime
157 UHF L-band band
transmits and receives radar radar
information broadcasts on:

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sound waves radar signals
An electronic depth finder radio signals pressure
travel at a travel at a
158 operates on the principle reflect from a increases with
constant speed constant speed
that ________. through water solid surface depth
through water
The most probable position
of the object of a search at dead-reckoning
159 incident position reported position datum position
any given time is the position
__________.
You are on watch and the
pilot has just anchored the escort the pilot
make a round of
vessel. The next thing that plot the vessels to the
160 position on the stop the engines the weather
you should do after the chart accommodation
decks
anchor has been let go is to ladder
__________.
You are on watch at night
in clear visibility and the
lower the turn off the
vessel has just been take bearings to accommodation running lights
161 anchored. The first thing stop the engines obtain ships
position ladder and and turn on the
that you should do after
illuminate it anchor lights
the anchor has been let go
is to __________.
The distance that a vessel
travels from the time that
the order to put engines
162 head reach advance surge transfer
full astern until the vessel
is dead in the water is
known as __________.
The total The shortest
Which statement, The distance distance from the
The distance measurable
concerning offshore supply from the point of port of departure
from the point of distance from
163 vessel operations, correctly departure to the to the port of
departure to the arrival, not the port of
defines the length of a most distant
vessels first stop departure to the
voyage? point offshore including stops at
offshore points port of arrival
The owner or Master of a
towing vessel shall ensure
that each person that
directs and controls the installed depths soundings
all available aids
164 movement of the vessel buoys alone navigational and hydrographic
to navigation
can accurately fix the equipment contour lines
vessels position using all of
the following EXCEPT
_________.

When the faces of the


sextant shade glasses and
165 centering error prismatic error index error graduation error
mirrors are not parallel,
the error is called
One of the two stars
166 pointing to Polaris in the Dubhe Alioth Alphecca Kochab
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The horizontal direction of
a point on the celestial
167 amplitude prime vertical zenith distance azimuth angle
sphere is called
__________.
The tabulation data in the
168 3 days 4 days 2 days 1 day
Nautical Almanac is for:
difference in
Apparent altitude is inaccuracies in
double-second chronometer assumed latitude
169 sextant altitude corrected the reading and
difference error and dip and actual reference level
for __________.
latitude
The opposite of the
170 elevated pole is the depressed pole centripetal pole circumpolar pole nadir
________.
What is the difference
between the observed
171 Position line Refraction Dip Intercept
altitude and the computed
altitude?
This is the tabulated
interpolated for Computed Apparent Observed
172 altitude
True altitude
increments of latitude, altitude altitude
declination or hour angle.
In the celestial equator
system of coordinates of
173 what is equivalent to the Declination Co-altitude Zenith distance Polar distance
co-latitude of the Earth
system of coordinates?
Vertical circle with passes
prime vertical principal vertical
174 through the east and west hour circle vertical circle
circle circle
point of the horizon.
improperly the horizon glass human error in the horizon glass
Index error of a sextant is
correcting the not being parallel taking the not being parallel
175 primarily caused by
errors in the to the horizon celestial to the index
___________. mirror
sextant mirror observation
Error in an instrument due
to inaccurate pivoting of a
176 Centering error Index error Graduation error Prismatic error
moving part, as the index
arm of a marine sextant.
In general, the most
effective period for
astronomical
177 observing stars and planets sunset nautical twilight civil twilight
twilight
occurs during the darker
limit of ___.
The most reliable form of
Nav satellite Celestial
178 navigational system in the Navigation
Loran-C Omega
system
high seas, is __________.
A sextant having an index
negative positive semidiameter
179 error that is on the arc has correction
dip error
correction error
a ________.
The index error is
180 determined by adjusting horizon glass sextant frame index mirror micrometer drum
the ____________.

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The optical principle of a
marine sextant is , when a
ray of light is reflected Angle of Angle of Angle of Angle of
181
from a plane surface, the incidence deflection refraction interaction
angle of reflection is equal
to the:
There are seven sources of
errors in a marine sextant . Error of
182 Prismatic Error Graduation Error Centering Error Collimation
Of the four errors listed,
which one is adjustable?
What sextant correction
corrects the apparent
183 altitude to the equivalent Parallax Semi-Diameter Augmentation Phase
readings at the center of
the Earth?
Zenith is the point on the
celestial
184 __________vertically celestial equator celestial pole celestial sphere
meridian
overhead of the observer.
At what season is the sun
185 farthest from the Earth at Summer Winter Fall Spring
northern hemisphere?
In the celestial equator
system of coordinates of
186 what is equivalent to the Declination Zenith distance Polar distance Co-altitude
co-latitude of the Earth
system of coordinates?
In the horizon system of
coordinates what is
187 equivalent to the meridian Azimuth angle Zenith distance Co-latitude Altitude
angle of the celestial
equator system?
In the time diagram , the
angle at the pole between
the hour circle of the First Sidereal Hour
188 SHA of Aries Right Ascension GHA of Aries
point of Aries to the Angle
meridian of the observer at
Greenwich is called:
In what order should the
following sextant
adjustment be made: I
Make telescope parallel to
frame of sextant II See
horizon glass perpendicular
to frame of sextant III
189 I, II, III, IV I, IV, II, III III, II, IV, I IV, II, III, I
Make index mirror and
horizon glass parallel to
frame of sextant when
index arm is set to zero
IV Set index mirror
perpendicular to frame of
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In the daily pages of the
almanac, the un-shaded
190 circle in the lower right Full moon New moon First quarter Last quarter
hand corner of the
almanac means;
One of the two stars in the
191 Ursa Minor pointing to Alioth Alphecca Dubhe Kochab
Polaris is:
to the left of its to the right of its
position in the position in the
Astronomical refraction Northern Northern
higher than its lower than its
192 causes a celestial body to Hemisphere and Hemisphere and
actual position actual position
appear __________. to the right in the to the left in the
Southern Southern
Hemisphere Hemisphere
At evening stars, the last
stars that should be
193 Eastern Southern Western Northern
observed are those with an
azimuth in what quadrant?
One point is near
In which voyage, between The two points The two points
The two points is the equator, one
two points, is the are in high are in low
near the equator, point is in a high
194 rhumbline distance NOT latitudes in the latitudes in the
same but in different latitude and both
approximately the same as same
hemisphere hemisphere are near the
the great circle distance? hemisphere
180th meridian
What is a position obtained
by applying estimated Dead-reckoning Assumed Estimated Estimated
195
current and wind to your position position positon positon
vessels course and speed?

Where can the data


relating to the direction Tidal Current
196 Mariners Guide Tide Tables Nautical Almanac Tables
and velocity of rotary tidal
currents be found?
What is a phenomenon in
which the axis of an object Torque-induced Equinoctial Gyroscopic
197 precession
Wobble parallax
wobbles when torque is eccentricity inertia
applied?
When you are steering on
wait until the
a pair of range lights and
continue on the lights are no
198 find the upper light is come right come left
present course longer in a
above the lower light you
vertical line
should__________.
A single line of position
combined with a dead- estimated
199 fix running fix assumed position
reckoning position results position
in a(n)_____

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If the light is The buoy should
When using a buoy as aid The buoy should flashing, the be considered to
to navigation which of the be considered to buoy should be be in the charted The buoy may
200 not be in the
following should be always be in the considered to be position if it has charted position
considered? charted location in the charted been freshly
location surveyed
The height of the The depth of the The depth of the
Why is the height of the tide may be If the height of
water at any water at any
tide in the Tide Table checked readily the tide is equal
time is obtained time is obtained
essential in determining by taking to the charted
201 by adding the by subtracting
the true depth of water at soundings to be depth is an alarm
height of the tide the height of the
any time than shown in the sure of the keel that the ship may
clearance from to the charted tide if it is
chart? touch bottom
the bottom depth negative
The nominal range of a
light may be accurately under existing
with 10 miles with 15 miles under perfect
202 defined as a maximum visibility visibility visibility visibility
distance at which a light conditions
may be seen:
In mercator sailing,
DMP and Cosine Dlat and Cosine Dlat and Sine Dlat and Secant
203 distance is obtained by Course
Course Course Course
multiplying ___________.
The direction of tidal
204 current in the open ocean rotary non-rotary horizontal vertical
is _________.
Which is used to ensure
that a ship remains within geographical
205 clearing mark parallel indexing head mark
a safe area or is not range
approaching a danger?
A position adjusted for the
estimated effects of Estimated
206 Set position Fix position DR position
leeway, tidal stream position
currents and surface drift.

The visibility of the lights


geographic range charted range of
207 indicated in the charts is in luminous of light the light
of the light
nautical miles for:

a combination of
taking multiple
lines of position taking two lines taking multiple a line position
from one object of position from lines of position from one object
A running fix is a position
208 at different times different points from different and a range and
obtained by __________? and advancing of one object at objects at distance from
them to a different times different times another object at
common time
different times
You plot a fix in three lines
may be inside or is the geometric
of position and find they is outside of the maybe anywhere
209 outside of the center of the
intersect in a triangle. The triangle in the triangle triangle
triangle
actual position of the

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vessel _______________ .

toward the
center of the
For the deepest water
river just before
when negotiationg a bend toward the toward inside or
toward the inside the bend, then
210 in a river, you should outside bend of outside bend of
the river bend of the river change course
always navigate your the river
for the rivers
vessel__________.
center after the
bend
no horizontal
The water is said to be a no vertical no horizontal
a weak ebb or and vertical
211 slack when there motion of the motion of the
flood current water motion of the
is__________. water
water
Data relating to the
direction and velocity of Tidal Current
212 Tide Tables Nautical Almanac Mariners Guide
rotary tidal currents can be Tables
found in the __________.
On an Atlantic Ocean
voyage from New York to
Durban, South Africa, you fair or following
213 onshore set head current offshore set
should expect the Agulhas current
Current to present a strong
__________.
Under the IALA-A Buoyage
System, a buoy indicating
214 horizontal bands a pillar shape an even number an odd number
the preferred channel is to
port would have _______.
IN REGION A of the IALA
Buoyage System, when
entering from seaward, green conical
215 green can buoy red can buoy red conical buoy
the starboard side of a buoy
channel would be marked
by a __________.
A vertically-striped buoy lighted with a lighted with a red striped black and striped black and
216
may be __________. white light light green yellow
At 0000 you fix your
position and plot a new DR
You must
track line. At 0200 you The current The current is
increase speed to The drift is 0.25
217 again fix your position and knot.
cannot be westerly at 0.5
compensate for
it is 0.5 mile east of your determined. knot.
the current.
DR. Which statement is
TRUE?
Meridians
Distance is Parallels, except
Which statement about a appear as curved A rhumbline
measured at the the equator,
218 gnomonic chart is lines converging appears as a
mid-latitude of appear as curved
CORRECT? toward the straight line lines.
the track line
nearer pole.

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Chart legends printed in
capital letters show that a radio a government
219 conspicuous inconspicuous
the associated landmark is transmitter facility or station
__________.
A chart with a scale of
220 1:80,000 would fall into the sailing chart harbor chart coastal chart general chart
category of a __________.
A sailing chart could have a not more than
221 1:700,000 1:100,000 1:35,000
scale of __________. 1:25,000
Which nautical charts are
intended for coastwise
222 Approach charts Sailing charts Coast charts General charts
navigation outside of
outlying reefs and shoals?
What is the area wherein
hazardous
223 the dredged materials are spoil ground wrecked ground dumping ground
ground
thrown or dumped?
Magnets in the binnacles
of magnetic compasses are
224 all of the choices deviation variation local attraction
used to reduce the effect
of ______.
The datum from which the the same as that
given in table
predicted heights of tides used for the the highest
225 three of the tide mean low water
are reckoned in the tide charts of the possible level
locality tables
tables is ____.
composite composite
Under the IALA Buoyage quick-flashing, Q
group-flashing, group-flashing, white Morse (A)
226 Systems, safe water marks (9)15s, white
F1 (2+1), red F1 (2+1), green light
may show a ________. light
light light
One of these countries are
227 marked with IALA-B Brazil Norway Tanzania New Zealand
buoyage system:
A yellow buoy may mark
228 shoal area middle ground anchorage area wreck
a(n) _________.

In the IALA Buoyage Black band Black band with


Black band above Black band below
229 System, what is the color above and below above and below
yellow band yellow band yellow band
of an East Cardinal Mark? yellow band
In the IALA Buoyage
System, buoys with
the preferred
230 alternating red and green spoil grounds fishing areas isolated danger
channel
horizontal bands are used
to indicate ______.
Which information does
the outer ring of a compass Magnetic Annual rate of
231 True direction Variation
rose on a nautical chart direction variation change
provide?
You are planning a voyage Sailing Directions
Sailing Directions
232 from San Francisco to Coast Pilot ( Planning Guide World Port Index
( Enroute ) )
Japan. Which publication

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contains information on
the ocean routes?

On a nautical chart, the


magnetic
233 inner ring of a compass true direction compass error deviation
direction
rose indicates _______.
On an admiralty chart, a
line joining places of equal
variation is known as an
Isogonic line. On special
234 Aclinic lines Isoclinic lines Isallogonic lines Isodynamic lines
charts, lines of equal
change of variation may be
printed. This is known as
___.
You are required to enter a
lock on your voyage. Corps of
Information on the lock Engineers the publication
235 Bowditch Coast Pilot
regulations, signals, and Information Key to the Locks
radio communications can Bulletin
be found in __________.
The DGPS provides
236 accuracy within a range of 10 meters 150 meters 100 meters 300 meters
__________.
There are 12
Two position It cannot be used It may be
Which statement functioning GPS
237 lines are used to in all parts of the suspended
concerning GPS is TRUE? satellites at without warning
give a 2D fix world
present.
The accuracy for civilian
GPS users can be
238 Tri band GPS Differential GPS Integral GPS Navsat GPS
significantly improve by
using:
It is a space-based
navigation system
providing global 24 hours a
day, all weather access to Global Differential
Global
precise position, velocity Navigation Global
239 Positioning NAVSTAR
and time information to a Satellite System Positioning
(GLONASS) Satellites (GPS)
properly equipped user. Its System (DGPS)
operating altitude in 3
orbital planes is at 19,000
kms. altitude.
Which theoretical
minimum number of
measurements from
240 satellites does a GPS Five Three Four Two
receiver need in order to
provide an exact three-
dimensional position?

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When using GPS, how
many position lines are
241 required for a 3D 1 4 2 3
(dimensional) fix that takes
into account altitude?
A vessel may use any it is one of those
the signal cannot the vessel signals
sound or light signals to red and green listed under
be mistaken for a such intentions
242 attract the attention of lights are not Annex IV of the
signal authorized over the
another vessel as long as by the Rules used Collision
radiotelephone
__________. Regulations
Which signal, other than a
Continuous Calling "Mayday"
distress signal, can be used
243 Searchlight beam Burning barrel sounding of a fog on the
by a vessel to attract
signal apparatus radiotelephone
attention?
Which light(s) is(are) Any available In the forepart of In the after part
AMONG those shown by a working lights to All-round red or
244 illuminate the
the vessel, a 225 of the vessel, a
200-meter vessel at green light
decks white light 135 white light
anchor?
Which vessel would NOT
A vessel
sound a fog signal of one A vessel being A vessel not
245 towed
constrained by A vessel sailing
prolonged and two short under command
her draft
blasts?
One prolonged,
Which signal may be one short, one
At least five short
246 sounded ONLY by vessels Four short blasts Two short blasts prolonged, and
and rapid blasts
in restricted visibility? one short blast,
in that order

You are underway on the


high seas in restricted
visibility. You hear a fog
signal of one prolonged engaged in constrained by
247 being towed minesweeping
and two short blasts. It fishing her draft
could be any of the
following EXCEPT a vessel
__________.
one prolonged
Your vessel is backing out
blast followed by
of a slip in a harbor. one long blast one prolonged
248 the danger signal three short blasts blast only
Visibility is restricted. You only
when leaving the
should sound __________.
slip
You are in sight of a power-
the vessel
driven vessel that sounds the vessel is you should
intends to leave you should alter
249 two short blasts of the altering course to sound the
port you on her course to port.
whistle. This signal means danger signal
starboard side
that ______.

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The light which may be used prior to
used only at used when the
250 used with a vessel's whistle a white light sounding the
night whistle is broken
must be __________. whistle
A light used to signal
a searchlight or an all-round all-round white alternating white
251 passing intentions must be white light
beam or yellow light and yellow light
an __________.
One short, one
Which signal is sounded One prolonged
One short blast Four short blasts prolonged, and
252 ONLY by a vessel in sight of blast on the
on the whistle on the whistle one short blast
another? whistle
on the whistle
Which whistle signal may
One short, one
be sounded by one of two One prolonged
253 One short blast Four short blasts prolonged, and
vessels in sight of each blast
one short blast
other?
Which signal is sounded
ONLY by a vessel in sight of One short, one
One prolonged
254 another and NOT in or near One short blast prolonged, and Four short blasts
blast
an area of restricted one short blast
visibility?
A signal meaning
A signal meaning, A signal
that the vessel A signal sounded
Which signal is required to "I intend to meaning, "I am
sounding it is in when
255 be sounded by a power- overtake you on altering my
doubt as to the course to approaching a
driven vessel ONLY? your starboard
other vessel's starboard." bend.
side."
actions.
Vessel "X" is overtaking
vessel "Y" on open waters will not sound should sound should sound should sound the
256 and will pass without any whistle
signals two short blasts one long blast danger signal
changing course. Vessel "X"
__________.
When two vessels are in
sight of one another and one prolonged,
NOT in or near an area of one short, one a light signal of at
two short whistle four short whistle
257 restricted visibility, any of prolonged, and blasts
least five short
blasts
the following signals may one short whistle and rapid flashes
be given EXCEPT blasts
__________.
What whistle signal, if any,
would be sounded when
Five or more No signal is
258 two vessels are meeting, Two short blasts One short blast required.
short blasts
but will pass clear
starboard to starboard?
You are in sight of another
vessel in a crossing
situation, and the other
sound no whistle answer with one answer with two sound the
259 vessel sounds one short
signal short blast short blasts danger signal
blast. You are going to hold
course and speed. You
should __________.

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Two power-driven vessels
are crossing within one half
mile of each other, with
Vessel "P" as the stand-on
Five short and
260 vessel, and Vessel "Q" as None of these Two short blasts One short blast
rapid blasts
the give-way vessel. Vessel
"P" sounds two short blasts
on the whistle. What signal
should vessel "Q" sound?
Vessel "A", a power driven Vessel "A" must Vessel "A" must Vessel "B" must Both vessels are
vessel underway, sights keep out of the keep out of the keep out of the required by the
261 vessel "B" which is a vessel way of vessel "B" way of vessel "B" way of vessel "A" Rules to keep
underway and fishing. because "B" is because "B" is to because "A" is to clear of each
Which statement is TRUE? fishing. port. starboard. other.
The prohibition against
From sunset to Only when
displaying lights which may Only when other
Only when under sunrise and operating in a
262 be confused with required vessels are in the during restricted
tow traffic separation
navigation lights applies area visibility scheme
__________.
When the
When can an officer of the To avoid bearing of the
Only if there is
263 watch deviate from the immediate Never vessel does not
danger. risk of collision.
Rules of Road? appreciably
change.
Your intention is to
overtake a vessel moving in
a parallel course in a the vessel's will the vessel will you will gain both vessels will
264 drift together
narrow channel. As you drift apart speed gain speed
approach the other vessel's
stern _______
You are transiting a narrow The bow will be The stern will be The bow will be
None of the
265 channel. What can happen pushed away pushed away sucked towards
from the bank options
in this situation? from the bank the bank
You intend to overtake a
vessel in a narrow channel. both vessels will the vessels will the vessels will you will gain
266 drift together
As you approach the other gain speed drift apart speed
vessel's stern __________.
A vessel heading SSE is on a
267 157.5deg. 135.0deg. 112.5deg. 180.0deg.
course of:
What is the minimum Any means of
sound signaling equipment making an A bell and a
268 A whistle only efficient sound
A bell only
required aboard a vessel whistle
10-meters in length? signal
A black diamond A black cylinder A black cylinder
A black cylinder
having a having a having a having a
For a vessel constrained by
diameter of not diameter of not diameter of not diameter of not
its draught, describe the
269 less than 0.6 m less than 0.6 m less than 0.5 m less than 0.6 m
day signal with its and a height and a height and a height and a height
corresponding size. twice its twice its twice its equal to its
diameter.
diameter. diameter. diameter.

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A towing vessel pushing a
a power driven
barge ahead and rigidly
a barge being a power driven vessel and a a power driven
270 connected in a composite vessel not towing
pushed ahead vessel towing vessel being
unit shall show the lights
towed
of:
Whenever a course
a succession of supplemented by any of the
271 alteration is made to avoid a large change
small changes speed change choices is correct
collision, it should be:
In trouble and
A commercial airline in the A special purpose not specifically
272 A vessel A seaplane
water is: vessel addressed by the
navigation rules
Of the listed vessels, which
A vessel with a
is to be regarded as a
draft of such A vessel A vessel which
vessel "restricted in her A vessel fishing
273 depth that she engaged in has lost her
ability to maneuver" in with trawls mineclearing
cannot change rudder
accordance with the
her course
Navigation Rules?
a vessel having
As defined in the Rules,
an accident in a vessel affected
which vessel would qualify a vessel with her her machinery by severe a vessel fishing
274 as a "vessel not under anchor down but
not holding forcing her to weather with trolling lines
command" among the
reduce her speed conditions
listed?
drastically
A vessel of less
Any vessel over Signals must be
than 12 meters Manual sounding
Which statement is TRUE 12-meters in able to be
in length need of the signals
275 regarding equipment for length must be sounded
not have any must always be
bell and gong signals? provided with a manually and possible
sound signaling
gong automatically
equipment
Of the listed, which vessel
A vessel engaged A vessel
is NOT classified as vessel A vessel picking
A vessel whose in mine transferring
276 "restricted in her ability to up a navigation
anchor is fouled clearance cargo while
maneuver" in accordance mark
operations underway
to the Rules?
A rapid ringing of
a bell for 5
seconds, A whistle signal A rapid ringing of A long blast of
A 95-meter vessel aground
preceded and of 1 short, 1 a bell for 5 the whistle at
277 shall sound which fog
followed by 3 prolonged and 1 seconds, every 2 intervals to
signal? separate and short blast minutes exceed 1 minute
distinct strokes
on the bell
The competence and
avoiding adhering with
vigilance of the officer of avoiding close posting proper
278 dangerous the Master's
the watch provide the quarter situation lookout situations order
most direct means of:
All vessels upon All power-driven
the high seas All power-driven
The "collision avoidance All vessels upon vessels ONLY
and in all waters and sailing
279 rules" shall apply to which the high seas upon the high
connected vessels upon the
of the following vessels? therewith ONLY seas and in all
high seas ONLY
navigable by waters

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seagoing vessels connected
therewith
navigable by
seagoing vessels

Your vessel is underway in


fog and you hear two
prolonged blast on your Alter course to Hold your course Alter course to
280 and speed
Stop your engine
starboard quarter. What port starboard
appropriate action should
you do?
You are underway on a
power driven vessel in
open water when you
observe a crossing power Call him on VHF Maintain course
Reduce speed to and speed with
driven vessel before deciding
281 let him pass caution as he is
approximately 8 miles on what action the give way
ahead
away at 22 degrees on to take vessel
your port bow. Bearing
steady, what action do you
take?

In ANNEX III of the


International Rules, if can be switched
can both be
whistles are fitted at a are not sounded an be sounded on only if the
282 simultaneously
sounded at the
distance apart of more simultaneously other in not in
same time
than 100 meters, it shall be operation
arranged that they:
To which of the following
annexes of the Collision
Regulations is titled as
283 Annex 3 Annex 4 Annex 2 Annex 1
Additional Signals for
Fishing Vessel Fishing in
Close Proximity?
action taken to
any action to when in sight of
a succession of avoid collision
avoid a close another vessel
Which statement applies to small alterations with another
quarter should any action taken
284 Rule 8 (b) of the 1972 of course and/or vessel shall be
speed should be not result in must be
Colregs? such as to result
avoided another close accompanied by
in passing at a
quarter situation sound signals
safe distance
any airplane on a any air craft
The word "seaplane" designed to helicopter flying commercial
285 flight over a large
means it includes: maneuver on the over water aircraft
body of water water
Power-driven vessel "A" is any speed if full speed with
fitted with radar and is there are no full speed only in the engines on
286 a safe speed
making way in fog. Under targets showing open waters stand-by, if a
the collision regulations, on the PPI radar watch is

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vessel "A" should proceed kept
at:

The presence of a pilot on


board does not relieve the
master and the officers of Adviser to the
their responsibility for the Required as per Pilotage is Master because As customary
287
safe the navigation of the Charter Party compulsory of his local port regulations
vessel. If that notion is knowledge
correct, what is the use of
having pilot on board?
A vessel heading SSE is on a
288 157.5deg. 135.0deg. 112.5deg. 180.0deg.
course of:
What is the minimum Any means of
sound signaling equipment A bell and a making an
289 A whistle only A bell only
required aboard a vessel whistle efficient sound
10-meters in length? signal
A black diamond A black cylinder A black cylinder
A black cylinder
having a having a having a having a
For a vessel constrained by
diameter of not diameter of not diameter of not diameter of not
its draught, describe the
290 less than 0.6 m less than 0.6 m less than 0.5 m less than 0.6 m
day signal with its and a height and a height and a height and a height
corresponding size. twice its twice its twice its equal to its
diameter.
diameter. diameter. diameter.
A towing vessel pushing a
a power driven
barge ahead and rigidly
a barge being a power driven vessel and a a power driven
291 connected in a composite
pushed ahead vessel not towing vessel being vessel towing
unit shall show the lights
towed
of:
Whenever a course
a succession of supplemented by any of the
292 alteration is made to avoid a large change
small changes speed change choices is correct
collision, it should be:
In trouble and
A commercial airline in the not specifically A special purpose
293 A seaplane A vessel
water is: addressed by the vessel
navigation rules
Of the listed vessels, which
is to be regarded as a A vessel with a
vessel "restricted in A vessel A vessel which draft of such
A vessel fishing
294 her ability to engaged in has lost her depth that she
mineclearing with trawls
maneuver" in rudder cannot change
accordance with the her course
Navigation Rules?
a vessel having
As defined in the Rules,
an accident in a vessel affected
which vessel would qualify
her machinery by severe a vessel fishing a vessel with her
295 as a "vessel not anchor down but
forcing her to weather with trolling lines not holding
under command"
reduce her speed conditions
among the listed?
drastically

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A vessel of less
Any vessel over Signals must be
Manual sounding than 12 meters
Which statement is TRUE 12-meters in able to be
of the signals in length need
296 regarding equipment for length must be sounded
must always be not have any
bell and gong signals? possible provided with a manually and
sound signaling
gong automatically
equipment
Of the listed, which vessel
A vessel A vessel engaged
is NOT classified as vessel A vessel picking
A vessel whose transferring in mine
297 "restricted in her up a navigation
anchor is fouled cargo while clearance
ability to maneuver" mark
underway operations
in accordance to the Rules?
A rapid ringing of
a bell for 5
A rapid ringing of A whistle signal seconds, A long blast of
A 95-meter vessel aground
a bell for 5 of 1 short, 1 preceded and the whistle at
298 shall sound which fog
seconds, every 2 prolonged and 1 followed by 3 intervals to
signal? separate and
minutes short blast exceed 1 minute
distinct strokes
on the bell
The competence and
avoiding adhering with
vigilance of the officer of avoiding close posting proper
299 dangerous the Master's
the watch provide the situations quarter situation lookout
order
most direct means of:

All power-driven
vessels ONLY
All vessels upon
upon the high the high seas
The "collision All power-driven
All vessels upon seas and in all and in all waters
avoidance rules" and sailing
300 the high seas waters connected
shall apply to which of the therewith vessels upon the
ONLY connected
following vessels? navigable by high seas ONLY
therewith
seagoing vessels
navigable by
seagoing vessels
Your vessel is underway in
fog and you hear two
prolonged blast on your Hold your course Alter course to Alter course to
301 and speed
Stop your engine
starboard quarter. What port starboard
appropriate action should
you do?
You are underway on a
power driven vessel in
open water when you
observe a crossing power Call him on VHF Maintain course
and speed with Reduce speed to Alter course to
driven vessel before deciding
302 caution as he is let him pass port and pass
approximately 8 miles on what action the give way ahead around his stern
away at 22 degrees on to take vessel
your port bow. Bearing
steady, what action do you
take?

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In ANNEX III of the
International Rules, if can be switched
can both be
whistles are fitted at a are not sounded an be sounded on only if the
303 sounded at the
distance apart of more simultaneously simultaneously other in not in
same time
than 100 meters, it shall be operation
arranged that they:
To which of the following
annexes of the Collision
Regulations is titled as
304 Annex 1 Annex 2 Annex 4 Annex 3
Additional Signals for
Fishing Vessel Fishing in
Close Proximity?
action taken to
any action to when in sight of
a succession of avoid collision
avoid a close another vessel
Which statement applies to small alterations with another
quarter should any action taken
305 Rule 8 (b) of the 1972 of course and/or vessel shall be
speed should be not result in must be
Colregs? such as to result
avoided another close accompanied by
in passing at a
quarter situation sound signals
safe distance
The word any air craft any airplane on a
helicopter flying designed to commercial
306 "seaplane" flight over a large
over water maneuver on the aircraft
means it includes: water body of water
Power-driven vessel
"A" is fitted full speed with
any speed if
with radar and is making the engines on
there are no full speed only in
307 way in fog. Under the a safe speed stand-by, if a
targets showing open waters
collision regulations, vessel radar watch is
on the PPI
"A" should kept
proceed at:
The presence of a pilot on
board does not relieve the
master and the officers of Adviser to the
their responsibility for the As customary Master because Required as per Pilotage is
308 of his local
safe the navigation of the port regulations Charter Party compulsory
vessel. If that notion is knowledge
correct, what is the use of
having pilot on board?
on a heading so
on a heading as at a speed and that her track
Rule 10 states that is a nearly as heading that will on a heading that will be as nearly
practicable at
vessel is obliged to cross a cause the least will cause her to as practical at
309 right angles to
traffic lane then she shall the general encounters with spend the least right angles to
do so: direction of traffic vessels within time in the lane the general
flow the lane direction of
traffic flow
At a speed
A vessel shall navigate with At maneuvering commensurate At moderate
310 At slow speed
caution at what speed? speed with steerage speed
way

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Under Annex III of the
Collision Regulations, the
the appropriate
sidelights of a vessel of 20
311 matt black blue red and green enamel black
meters or more in length
colors
shall be fitted with inboard
screens painted:
In restricted visibility, a
power-driven vessel
underway but stopped and
312 GOLF CHARLIE MIKE BRAVO
making no way through the
water shall sound which of
the following fog signals?
Clear instructions are
issued in writing by Master
Call him to the Call the Master Call the Master
at night order book, which Call the master in
313 bridge when when you change when there is a
is the most important case of doubt
meeting a vessel your course distress alert
reminder that he always
wrote?

Call the Master Commence As the radar is


You are on a power driven and wait for him sounding the fog clear proceed as
vessel when you suddenly to arrive before signal, engines normal for the Stop engines and
314
run into a fog bank. What taking any action on standby, call time being as the call Master
action would you take? if it appears to be for lookout, call fog will probably
Master
all clear lift
What prudent action As the radar is Start sounding Call the Master
would you take if you are clear proceed as the fog signal, and wait for him
the officer on watch on normal for the Stop engines and engines on to arrive before
315
board a power driven time being as the call Master standby, call for taking any action
vessel and you suddenly fog will probably lookout, call if it appears to be
Master
run into a fog bank? lift all clear
Action to avoid collision.
Any alteration of the
course and or speed to
316 avoid collision shall if the Colreg 8(b) Colreg 8(d) Colreg 8(a) Colreg 8(c)
circumstances admit, be
large enough to be readily
apparent to another vessel.
A vessel transferring cargo
restricted in her
while underway is in special constrained by not under
317 ability to
classified by the Rules as a circumstances maneuver her draft command
vessel:
What is the action to take determine if the alter course to
each vessel to
while in fog if a vessel contact the other other vessel is a starboard if the
318 comply with the
ahead is detected by rules vessel by VHF give-way or a other vessel is a
radar? stand-on vessel stand-on vessel

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Under the Rules, any vessel
Attract the Allow more time
may slacken her speed, Create a crossing
319 All of these attention of to asses the
stop, or reverse her situation situation
another vessel
engines to:
A vessel is deemed to be in
what situation when she
approaches another vessel any of the
320 overtaking crossing meeting
from more than 22.5 choices is correct
degrees abaft other
vessel's beam?
When the range of the
target is decreasing and
321 parallel course diverging course collision course opposite course
the bearing remains
constant, the ships are on:
Looking straight ahead at
night you observe the One ship shall
Each ship alter Each ship shall You stand on as
masthead lights and both alter course to
322 course to alter course to the other ship
side lights of another starboard starboard and
port will alter course
vessel. What action should the other to port
be taken?
A vessel which is
"restricted in her
not under engaged in
323 ability to maneuver" mineclearing at anchor
command fishing
under the Rules, is a vessel
which is:
if such crossing
impedes the
passage of
Rule 9 A vessel shall not fishing vessel another vessel fishing vessel
324 cross a narrow channel or man of war engaged in which can only engaged in
fairway if: trawling safely navigate fishing
within the
channel or
fairway
The Night Orders Book
maintain ship's ship's navigation
325 includes the following speed at all times
fix intervals minimum CPA
policy
except?
In addition to the required
four prolonged
326 fog signal, pilot vessels may four quick blasts four short blasts four long blasts
blasts
sound which of the listed?
From sunrise to
All lights mentioned in the From sunset to From sunset to
sunset in
327 Rule be exhibited during 24-hour period sunrise in clear sunrise in all
restricted weathers
what hours? weathers only
visibility only
From a fishing vessel by From the double From the single From the basket Any direction is
328 day, at what direction do cone towards the cone towards the towards the
single cone applicable
long nets lie? double cone single cone
A light showing one or
more flashes at regular
329 intervals, the duration of quick flashing group occulting occulting light flashing light
light being less than that of
darkness.

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The vessels engaged in
fishing with purse seine
gears may exhibit two
yellow lights in a vertical
hampered by
line. These lights shall flash hampered by its hampered by its hampered by its
330 fishing gear
underwater
alternately every second tow steering gear
operations
and wit equal light and
occultation duration. These
lights may be exhibited
only when the vessel is:
In order for a stand-on
has not changed
vessel to take action in a is not taking is restricted in
course since risk has sounded the
331 situation, she must first appropriate her ability to
of collision was action danger signal
determine that the other maneuver
determined
vessel:

A vessel engaged in
trawling, in addition to its
her nets have
identity lights, is exhibiting
332 shooting her nets hauling her nets come fast an she is in distress
two white lights in a
obstruction
vertical line. What is she
doing?
He should be
He should ensure
aware of any He ensure that
that the planned He should keep
Which of the following is his watch on the work being an efficient
passage is
333 not true in respect to the bridge but can carried out in lookout is
properly carried leave anytime if
OOW? vicinity of the maintained at all
out during his necessary radar and radio times
watch
signals
her gear extends she is using
she has any fishing apparatus she is using any
A vessel is "engaged more than 100
334 fishing gear on which restricts type of gear
in fishing" when: meters from the her
board other than lines
vessel maneuverability
A look-out is best posted in forward as low as in the bridge
335 high on the mast inside the bridge
which location? possible wings
Three short blasts on a I am moving I plan to I am a operating
336 I am going astern
whistle means: astern maneuver astern astern propulsion
What is the meaning of the
two white lights displayed
by a fishing vessel, visible
I am shooting I am grabbing any of the
337 all round the horizon, nets
I am hauling nets
nets choices is correct
vertically disposed, in
addition to normal fishing
lights?
Which light(s) is (are) In the after part Any available In the forepart of In the forepart of
AMONG those shown by a of the vessel, a working lights to the vessel, a the vessel, a
338 illuminate the
200-meter vessel at 135deg. white 225deg. white 112.5deg. white
anchor? light decks light light

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As per Annex II of the
International International International International
Rules, the additional
339 code flag code flag code flag code flag
signals for trawlers when "G"
"Z" "P" "H"
hauling their nets is:
International International International
Vessels engaged in pair code flag code flag No necessary code flag
340 trawling show what day "T" "P" signal to be "PT"
signals? flown at the flown at the shown flown at the
foremost foremost foremost
As per Annex II of the
Rules, which of the International International International International
following is the additional code flag code flag code flag code flag
341
day signal for trawlers "TANGO&q "PAPA&qu "GOLF&qu "ZULU&qu
when the net has come uot; ot; ot; ot;
fast an obstruction?
is a specialist is solely
hired for his or responsible for relieves the relieves the
While the Pilot is
342 her local the safe officer of the Master of his
embarked he or she: navigational navigation of the watch duties
knowledge vessel
What does this signal It signifies,
It signifies,
displayed by a small craft It signifies, "I have a It signifies,
"I am
signify when in passage up "I have a diver down, I am "I have a
maneuvering
343 a river, she is showing a diver down, I proceeding at diver down, keep
with difficulty, well clear at slow
rigid replica of the require maneuvering
keep out of my speed"
international code flag assistance" speed, keep clear
way"
"A"? of me"
Rule 9 A vessel proceeding keep a near the is privilege to
maintain her
344 along the course of narrow outer limit of the keep clear keep her course
channel speed
channel or fairway shall: and speed
A high intensity all-round
flashing red light is any of the in flight near
345 taking off landing
exhibited by a WIG craft choices is correct surface
only when:
Which of the following
Lights and Steering and
346 provisions pertains to PART Sound Signals General Sailing Rules
Shapes
B of the Rules of the Road?
What lights and shapes are
Lights prescribed Lights prescribed Lights prescribed Lights prescribed
347 to be shown if a vessel is in Rule 30(d) in Rule 30(a) in Rule 31(a) in Rule 31(b)
aground?
As far as Rule 9 of the keep as near to
Rules of the Road is maintain her the outer limit of
be privileged to
concerned, a vessel all of the choices course speed the channel or
348 keep her course
proceeding along the is correct while in the fairway which lies
and speed on her starboard
course of a narrow channel channel
side
or fairway, shall:

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One of the most important
innovations in the 1972
Regulations (COLREG) was
the recognition given to maneuvering
crossing traffic stopping in the none of these
349 traffic separation schemes. while inside
lanes traffic lanes choices
Under Rule 10 of this traffic lanes
Regulation states that in so
far as practicable, a vessel
must avoid:
The stated limits of the
Maximum of Minimum of
danger area about a mine Maximum of Minimum of
1,000 m 1,000 m
350 clearance vessel when 1,000 m radius 1,000 m radius
diameter about diameter about about the vessel
engaged in minesweeping about the vessel
the vessel the vessel
operations is:
may direct the
may direct the
In order to attract the beam of their high intensity
may switch on
attention of an search light in the light in the
the deck light to
351 approaching vessel, what direction of a direction of a all of the choices
danger to the illuminate their
lights may a vessel danger to the
approaching decks
engaged in fishing show? approaching
vessel
vessel
A vessel may exhibit lights May impair the
Do not interfere Have a lesser
other than those visibility or Are not the same
with the keeping range of visibility
352 prescribed by the rules as distinctive color as either
of a proper than the
long as the additional character of the lookout side light
prescribed light
lights: prescribed lights
Must sound a
one and Is the stand-on
A power-driven vessel is Must keep out of prolonged, two vessel when
353 underway and fishing with the way of sailing short blasts overtaking a All of the above
trolling lines. This vessel: vessel signal in power-driven
restricted vessels
visibility
For a vessel at anchor, No additional
354 what are the additional and optional TANGO ROMEO SIERRA
and optional fog-signals? signal required
allowed when
necessary to
355 Deviation from Colreg is: avoid not allowed unwise unnecessary
immediately
danger
What is the vertical
distance between the
shapes shown by a 50-
meter passenger ferry that not less than 2.5 No specified not less than 1.5 not more than 1
356
has lost her propulsion m vertical spacing m m
while underway and she
has to display her signals
by day?

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A bell or a gong, or other
device having similar sound
characteristics and at a not less than 110 not more than not less than 220
357 at least 160 dB
distance of one meter from dB 210 dB dB
it, shall produce a sound
pressure level of:
The required audibility of
whistles for vessels 75
two nautical two and a half one and a half
358 meters but less than 200 one nautical mile
miles nautical miles nautical miles
meters in length as
prescribed in Annex 3 is:
When pushing ahead in one prolonged
one prolonged two prolonged
359 fog, a vessel towing shall and two short one short blast
blasts blast blasts
sound:
Your vessel is proceeding
along a narrow channel
displaying the signal
required by the rule 28. A
1 prolonged, 1
small vessel commences to
short, 1 at least 5 short
360 cross the channel from one short blast three short blasts and rapid blast
prolonged, 1
starboard to port. It
appears that she will impede
short
your passage. What signal
should you give under the
circumstances?
Fog signals, required under Only when
At the intervals of Only on the At intervals of
the Rules for vessel vessels are in
361 not more than approach of not more than
underway, shall be two minutes sight of each
another vessel one minute
sounded: other
The masthead light of an
air-cushion Over an arc of Over an arc of Over an arc of
air-cushion vessel must be
vessel does not the horizon of 20 the horizon of 10 the horizon of 12
362 visible and shown over points of the
require points of the points of the
how many points of the compass
masthead light compass compass
compass?
In which of the following
situations should a fishing
vessel fishing in close Shooting her any of the
363 Hauling her nets pair trawling
proximity exhibits one nets choices is correct
white light over red light in
vertical line?
As prescribed in what rule
shall a vessel aground give paragraph (g) of paragraph (f) of paragraph (f) of paragraph (h) of
364 Rule 35
the bell signal and if Rule 35 Rule 36 Rule 37
required the gong signal?
As stated in the Collision
Regulations,
365 Part E Part F Part D Part C
"Exemptions"
is contained in what part?
Pre-departure Check List
Bridge standing Navigational
366 includes the following, Weather Report Passage Plan
Order Equipment
EXCEPT:

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These are methods of Preserving Preserving Altering course, Simultaneous
course,
367 Collision Avoidance, maintaining
course and maintaining alternation of
except: speed altering speed speed course and speed
Being the OOW navigating
in an area of restricted
visibility, a single-letter
signal "MIKE" power-driven
368 was heard being sounded Vessel at anchor vessel, not NUC vessel RAM vessel
at an interval of not more making way
than two minutes. You
have determined that this
signal is coming from a:
Rapid ringing of a
gong in the Rapid ringing of a
Rapid ringing of a bell in the
forepart of the
bell in the forepart of the
vessel for about vessel for about
forepart of the
The fog signal for a pilot 5 seconds, and a 5 seconds, and a
vessel for about
vessel more than 100 any of the bell signal gong signal
369 5 seconds. She
meters in length at anchor, choices is correct sounded in the sounded in the
may also sound
on station is: after part of the after part of the
an identity signal
vessel. She may vessel. She may
of four short also sound an
also sound an identity signal of
blasts
identity signal of four short blasts
four short blasts
What can be the possible
course when you notice
that the range between converging
370 course
reciprocal course diverging course parallel course
two ships is decreasing
while their bearing remains
constant?
What action would you Give a wide berth
to the craft, and Reduce your
take as OOW, while in up-
reduce your own Keep your vessel vessel to
river passage you see a
371 All of the choices vessel's speed to the starboard steerage way
small craft showing a rigid on approaching side of the river until the other
replica International code and passing the vessel pass
flag ALPHA? area
Report to the Report to the
What would an OIC-NW bridge in order to bridge in order to Read and sign
adjust his Report to the
should do prior to relieving familiarize the order book
372 eyesight for at bridge just on
an officer incharge of least 10 mins himself with the and check
time
navigational watch? prior to taking the instruments and vessel's position
watch equipment
Free to Required to
Required to
maneuver in any maintain course
and speed in a Required to give sound the first
crossing or
373 A stand-on vessel is: crossing situation way in a crossing passing signal in
meeting but may take situation a meeting
situation as it has action to avoid
situation
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In what rule in the Collision
Regulations can you find
the provision made with
374 Rule 9 Rule 10 Rule 11 Rule 12
respect when navigating in
narrow channels by power-
driven vessels?
This Rule states that any
subsequent alteration of
the bearing between two
vessels shall not make the
overtaking vessel a
375 crossing vessel within the Rule 10 ( I ) Rule 13 ( d ) Rule 13 ( b) Rule 13 ( a )
meaning of these Rules of
relieve her of the duty
keeping clear of the
overtaken vessel until she
is finally past and clear.
A vessel restricted in her
ability to maneuver when
engaged in an operations
for the maintenance of
376 safety of navigation laying, Rule 10 Rule 11 Rule 12 Rule 13
serving or picking up a
submarine cable is
exempted from complying
under:
Under what rule in the
Rules of the Road
contained this scenario
377 when two sailing vessels Rule 18 Rule 15 Rule 13 Rule 12
are approaching one
another so as to involve
risk of collision?
What rule indicates the
378 actions of a give-way Rule 16 Rule 13 Rule 14 Rule 15
vessel?
This rule states that when
two power driven vessel
are meeting on reciprocal
or nearly reciprocal
379 courses so as to involve Rule 14 (c) Rule 14 (d) Rule 14 (b) Rule 14 (a)
risk of collision each shall
alter he course to
starboard so that they will
pass port to port.

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Whilst calling attention to
all the usual precautions to
be taken, it also calls for
the exercise of personal
380 intelligence on the arising Rule 2(a) Rule 2(b) Rule 3(a) Rule 3(b)
of any unforeseen
circumstances. In what
other rule conforms with
this statement?
What rule applies when
inspite all the precautions
made the vessel can
381 Rule 2(b,i) Rule 2(b,ii) Rule 2(b) Rule 2(b,iii)
deviate from these rules
necessary to avoid
immediate danger?
In what rule in the Collision
Regulations does the
Nowhere in the
382 responsibilities of a Rule 18 Rule 23 Rule 31
Rules
seaplane on the water is
stated?
The term
"trawling"
which means the dragging
383 of the dredge net or other Rule 28 Rule 26 Rule 27 Rule 29
apparatus through the
water is defined in which
Rule?
In what Rule are the lights
prescribed for a vessel is
restricted in her ability to
384 deviate from her course Rule 28 Rule 27 Rule 26 Rule 29
because of her draught and
the available depth of
water?
In what rule does it
prescribes that a vessel
engaged in dredging shall
385 exhibit the lights and Rule 27(a) Rule 28 Rule 27(d) Rule 27(e)
shapes to indicate to other
vessels the obstructed
area?
A vessel engaged in
underwater operations and
386 at anchor is required to Rule 35( c ) Rule 33(d) Rule 34(a) Rule 34(e)
sound the fog signal as
contained in which rule?

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The signal for a power-
driven vessel required to
make on her whistle when
387 Rule 35 (b) Rule 34(d) Rule 34(a) Rule 35(e)
the vessels are in sight of
one another are prescribed
in what rule?
In what rule can you find
388 concerning the Rule 34(b) Rule 35(d) Rule 33(a) Rule 32(e)
maneuvering light?
This rule states that, action
taken to avoid collision
389 with another vessel shall Rule 8 (e) Rule 8 (c) Rule 8 (d) Rule 8 (b)
be such to result in passing
distance.
The Rules of the Road
stated that any alteration
of course is made in good
390 Rule 8 (c) Rule 8 (d) Rule 8 (b) Rule 8 (e)
time, and substantial and
does not result in close-
quarters situation.
What rule is this "A
vessel shall slacken her
391 speed or take all way off by Rule 8 (c) Rule 8 (d) Rule 8 (e) Rule 8 (b)
stopping or reversing her
means of propulsion"?
Your vessel is proceeding
along the course of a
narrow channel, under this
Rule your are mandated to
392 keep near to the outer Rule 9 (a) Rule 9 (b) Rule 9 (c) Rule 10 (a)
limit of the channel or
fairway which lies on her
starboard side as is safe
and practicable, this is:
A single-letter signal
"TANGO" was
power-driven power-driven
heard at an interval of not sailing vessel, towing vessel,
393 vessel not vessel, making
more than two minutes in making way not making way way
making way
restricted visibility. This
means that the vessel is a:
No lights and Same lights and Same lights and Same lights and
A seaplane underway on
shapes shapes as shapes as shapes as
394 the water shall carry which
prescribed for prescribed in prescribed in prescribed in
lights and shapes? Rule 23
seaplanes Rule 31 Rule 24
The action necessary to
transfer the steering always place the
align the trick set the six-way open the power
control from the rudder in the
wheel to the control valve in transfer switch
395 wheelhouse to local rudder angle
midship position
the trick wheel before engaging
control in order to use the position to engage the
position the trick wheel
steering gear room trick trick wheel
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A sailing vessel under 7 she must have a she must have a she must have
meters or a vessel under combined combo lights ready at hand a
No necessary lighted lantern or
396 oars shall carry which light lantern showing showing red,
lights to carry an electric torch
if she does not carry red and green white and green showing a white
sidelights and a sternlight? lights lights light
A vessel proceeding under
Signal prescribed Signal prescribed Signal prescribed Signal prescribed
397 sail and under power shall
in Rule 23(d) in Rule 25(e) in Rule 25(a) in Rule 23(a)
show which day signal?
Uncertain whether you are maintain course
overtaking or in crossing and speed and
sound one long assumed that
situation, your are sound two blasts establish
398 blast and turn to you are
approaching another and turn to port overtaking communication
starboard
vessel, What would you with another
do? vessel
In fog, you observe your
sound the
radar and determine that a Take proper and
avoiding action stop your take all way off, danger signal at
399 risk of collision exist with a
as soon as engines immediately two-minute
vessel 2 miles off your port possible intervals
bow. You should:
A vessel navigating in
separation scheme should deep draught
400 submarine naval vessel fishing vessel
NOT intervene the passage vessel
of:
Additional
As prescribed in the Rules,
Technical Details Positioning and Signals for
Annex I of the Navigation Technical Details
401 of Sound Signal of Lights and
Distress Signals Fishing Vessel
Rules pertains to which of
Appliances Shapes Fishing in Close
the following?
Proximity
That all
What will be your first
The arrival navigation and
preparation one hour prior The Master on The engine room
402 ckecklist is maneuvering
to your arrival at the properly attended equipments are the bridge notified
anchorage area?
in order
Under COLREGS Annex III,
that it will not it will surely hit it has a diameter
403 a power-driven bell striker constant force
get rusty the bell of 300 mm
is recommended to ensure:
A vessel is equipped with
twin propellers, both
turning outboard with the The vessel will The vessel will The bow will
The bow will
404 engines half ahead. If there steer a fairly steer a zigzag swing to
straight course swing to port
is no wind or current and course starboard
the rudders are amidships,
what will happen?

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After sailing for several
minutes (making 10 knots
through the water) and in
the radar is the contact is on
constant monitoring of the contact is on
showing false a reciprocal the contact is
your radar screen, you the same course
405 echoes and is course at the dead in the and speed as
noticed that a contact has
probably same speed as water your vessel
remained in the same
defective your vessel
position relative to yours,
what could be the possible
conclusion of the scenario?
As a stand-on vessel in a action taken by the other vessel the other vessel
the give way the other vessel
crossing situation, you may gets to within a gets to within
406 vessel alone will takes necessary
hold your course and not prevent quarter mile of half a mile of
action
speed until: collision your vessel your vessel
A sailing vessel before The signal The signal The signal
The signal
407 reaching a bend in river prescribed in prescribed in prescribed in
prescribed in
shall sound what signal? Rule 34(c) Rule 34(e) Rule 34(d)
Rule 34(a)
By day, a vessel servicing a The three shapes The three shapes The three shapes The three shapes
408 buoy, when also at anchor prescribed in prescribed in prescribed in prescribed in
shall display which shapes? Rule 28 Rule 29 Rule 27 Rule 30
What does it mean when a
The vessel is
fishing vessel exhibits two The vessel is The vessel is The vessel is
fishing with nets
409 yellow lights, vertically fishing with seine fishing with an fishing with pair
nets fast on an
disposed, and flashing extended gear trawl
obstruction
alternately?
As an OOW, you heard a the vessel is the vessel has
continuous sounding of a warning other the vessel is in completed the vessel is
410
fog-signal apparatus. What vessel of her distress loading anchored in fog
does this indicate? passage dangerous cargo
As defined in the Rules,
the vessel shows
which of the following the vessel may 2 lights in a the vessel may all of the choices
411 statements is CORRECT be using nets,
lines or trawls vertical line, be trolling is correct
concerning a "vessel
white over red
engaged in fishing"?
By day, when it is
impracticable for small
vessels engaged in diving a rigid replica of
operations to display the two red balls in a the International three black balls
412 Code flag
a black cylinder
shapes for a vessel vertical line in a vertical line
engaged in underwater "A"
operations, she shall
display:
You are underway and
approaching a bend in the
one continuous
channel where vessels three blast, 4 to one blast 8 to 10
one blast 4 to 6 blast until you
413 approaching from the seconds duration
6 seconds seconds in
are able to see
opposite direction cannot duration duration
around the bend
be seen. What sound
signal should you make?

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due to adverse through some
weather exceptional from the nature
A vessel "restricted of her work is
has lost steering conditions is circumstance is
in her ability to unable to
414 and is unable to unable to unable to maneuver as
maneuver" is one
maneuver maneuver as maneuver as required by the
which:
required by the required by the rules
rules rules
All available High intensity
What lights may be shown
working lights to Two anchor lights to
415 by a vessel of 100 meters illuminate her
One anchor light
lights illuminate her
or more that is at anchor? decks decks
You are towing a vessel
and the total length of the One diamond
Two diamond
416 tow is more than 200 No day shape shape, and one Diamond shape
shape
meters. Which day shape black ball
must be exhibited?
Additional Vertical Vertical
Technical Details
As stated in the Collision Signals for Positioning and Positioning and
of Sound and
417 Regulations, which of the Fishing Vessel Technical DetailsTechnical Details
Fishing in Close Light Signal
listed refers to Annex II? of Lights and of Lights and
Proximity Appliances
Shapes Shapes
Vertical Additional Vertical
As prescribed in Annex III Positioning and Technical Details Signals for Positioning and
418 of Rule of the Roads, what Technical Details of Sound Signal Fishing Vessel Technical Details
does it pertain to? of Lights and Appliances Fishing in Close of Lights and
Shapes Proximity Shapes
when her anchor when she is
Under Rule 3 ( i ) a vessel is she is dragging when she is
419 her anchor
is down and riding at her
underway when: made fast
holding anchor
stop her engines
when making
operate at a when hearing a
way, sound 1 have her engines
When navigating in speed to be able fog signal
prolonged blast ready for
420 restricted visibility, a to stop in forward of her
at intervals of immediate
power-driven vessel shall: distance of her beam, even if maneuver
not more than 1
visibility risk of collision
minute
does not exist
The Master is allowed by in order to avoid
in order to meet None of the whenever he
421 the rules to depart from immediate
charterer's order choices is correct danger desires
the normal requirements:
As prescribed under
paragraph (f) of Rule 35, a
422 vessel aground shall give gong signal whistle signal light signal bell signal
the bell signal and if
required also the:
To attract the attention of the vessel signals the signal cannot
red and green
other vessel, a vessel may such intentions be mistaken for a white lights are
423 signal authorized
lights are not
use any sound or light over the not used
by the Rules used
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Under COLREGS Annex IV,
signal asking to
what does the orange flag, signal indicating signal indicating
424 distress signal communicate
showing a black circle and danger a course change
with other vessel
a square shape indicate?
A 25-meter vessel trawling
a cone apex two cones
425 will show the dayshape(s) a basket two balls apexes together
downward
consisting of_.
A light signal consisting of My engines are I am operating I am in doubt as I desire to
426 astern propulsion
three flashes means full speed astern to your actions overtake you
A power-driven vessel not
under command at night moored to a making no
427 making headway at anchor
must show her sidelights buoy headway
when_.
A power-driven vessel one prolonged two prolonged two prolonged one prolonged
making way through the blast at intervals blasts at intervals blasts at intervals blast at intervals
428
water sounds a fog signal of not more than of not more than of not more than of not more than
of_. one minute one minute two minutes two minutes
A rigid replica of the
engaged in
International Code flag A engaged in diving transferring pulling a
429 operations
underway
may be shown by a explosives submarine cable
replenishment
vessel_.
A sailing vessel must keep to leeward of crossing a vessel to windward of
430 course and speed when another sailing engaged in another sailing being overtaken
_______. vessel fishing vessel
only the
a masthead light
A single vessel being towed outboard sidelights and a one all-round
431 stern light
sidelights and a
alongside shall show sidelight and a white light
stern light
stern light
separates traffic
A traffic separation zone is is located proceeding in contains all the
is designated as
that part of a traffic between the one direction traffic moving in
432 an anchorage
separation scheme which scheme and the from traffic the same
area proceeding in the
_______. nearest land direction
opposite direction
A vessel 30 meters in
length and aground would three black balls two black balls in
433 one black ball a cylinder
display a day-shape in a vertical line a vertical line
consisting of_.
A vessel being towed
a diamond shape
astern where the length of two balls in a a ball on each
434 no day-shape where it can best
the tow exceeds 200 vertical line end of the tow be seen
meters will exhibit_.
A vessel displaying three
constrained by not under
435 red lights in a vertical line her draft
aground dredging
command
is
A vessel engaged in
trawling will show two red lights in a red light over a a green light over a white light over
436
identification lights of a vertical line white light a white light a red light
_______.

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A vessel is overtaking when The masthead One sidelight and
Only the stern Only a sidelight
437 she can see which light(s) lights of the a masthead light
light of the vessel of the vessel
of a vessel ahead? vessel of the vessel
two all-round
A vessel not under two all-round red two all-round red white lights in a
lights in a vertical anchor lights and
438 command making way at lights in a vertical vertical line
line sidelights sidelights
night would show _______. and a stern light line sidelights and a
stern light
when nearing a keep as near as
not overtake any avoid crossing bend in the safe and
A vessel proceeding along practicable to the
439 vessels within the channel at channel sound a
a narrow channel shall_. limit of the
the channel right angles long blast of the channel on her
whistle starboard side
A vessel showing a rigid
replica of the International mineclearance
440 fishing diving operations dredging
Code flag A is engaged operations
in_.
sounding one
None of the
A vessel that is not prolonged
shining a above; a vessel
equipped with towing followed by two
searchlight on continuously shall not engage
441 lights should show that it short blasts at
the towline of the sounding its horn in towing at night
has a vessel in tow by towed vessel intervals of not
without proper
__________ . more than two
navigation lights
minutes
A vessel underway and
vessel engaged vessel not under power-driven
442 fishing shall keep out of vessel sailing
on pilotage duty command vessel underway
the way of a_.
A vessel which is fishing is
required to show sidelights underway and dead in the
443 making way
anchored underway
and a stern light only when water
_______.
during the day
when making when making three shapes the
A vessel which is unable to
during the day way at night way at night two highest and
maneuver due to some
444 three balls in a masthead lights all-round red lowest being
exceptional circumstance
vertical line sidelights and a lights sidelights balls and the
shall exhibit_. and a stern light
stern light middle being a
diamond
According to the Rules
A vessel servicing
which vessel is NOT A vessel
445 a navigation A sailing vessel A vessel dredging
restricted in her ability to mineclearing
marker
maneuver ?
AMVER is a system which position reporting weather navigational satellite
446
provides __________. service information information communications
An icebreaker assisting a
vessel through an ice field My vessel is
would display a visual stopped and I am operating I am altering my
I am altering my
447 signal consisting of the making no way astern course to
propulsion. course to port.
code letter S (Sierra) to through the starboard.
signify that water.
________________ .

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At night you observe a
vessel ahead show three
intending to approaching a
flashes of a white light. operating astern
448 overtake another in distress bend in the
This signal indicates that propulsion
vessel channel
the vessel ahead is
__________ .
At night which lights
Two red lights
would you see on a vessel A white light A red light over a A green light
449 white light
one over the
engaged in fishing other over a red light over a red light
other
than trawling?
A sailing vessel with the
close hauled on
wind coming from 220 deg close hauled on running before
450 the starboard on a broad reach
relative would be the port tack the wind
tack
__________.
A sailing vessel with the
on a broad reach close hauled on
wind coming from 090deg close hauled on reaching on the
451 on the starboard starboard tack
the starboard
relative would be the port tack
tack tack
__________.
A sailing vessel with the
close hauled on
wind coming from 180deg running before close hauled on on a broad reach
452 the wind
the starboard
relative would be the port tack on a port tack
tack
__________.
A sailing vessel with the
wind coming from 260deg running before on a starboard
453 on a broad reach on a close reach
relative would be the wind tack
__________.
A 20-meter vessel is towing
another vessel astern. The
length of the tow from the
stern of the towing vessel
454 to the stern of the tow is 2 1 3 4
75 meters. How many
white towing masthead
lights shall the towing
vessel show at night?
A towing vessel 35 meters
in length with a tow 100
455 meters astern must show 3 2 1 4
a minimum of how many
masthead lights?
A towing vessel is towing
two barges astern. The
length of the tow from the
stern of the tug to the
stern of the last barge is
456 250 meters. The towing 3 1 2 4
vessel is 45 meters in
length. How many white
masthead lights should be
displayed on the tugboat at
night?

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A list man would expect to
see any of the following
457 one white light two red lights one green light one amber light
light signals EXCEPT
__________.
turn off all lights display two black ring the bell
turn on all
A jack-up drilling rig being that interfere with diamonds in a rapidly for five
458 available working
towed must __________. the navigation vertical line seconds once a
lights lights on deck
during the day minute
A look-out at the bow
sights an object on your
459 One Four Two Three
port side. How many bell
strokes should he sound?
25-meter power- 20-meter vessel
A lantern combining the
driven vessel 10-meter sailing 25-meter pilot engaged in
460 two sidelights and stern
engaged in vessel vessel fishing and
light may be shown on a_.
trolling making way
A short blast on the
461 8 to 12 seconds 4 to 6 seconds 12 to 15 seconds 1 second
whistle has a duration of
A partly submerged vessel
or object being towed
yellow lights at two red lights in
462 which is not readily a diamond shape a black ball
each end a vertical line
noticeable shall show
_______.
A 20-meter power-driven
two all-round red two masthead
vessel pushing ahead or two towing lights a single white
463 lights where they lights in a vertical
towing alongside will in a vertical line line light forward
can best be seen
display _______.
A power-driven vessel
pushing ahead or towing two masthead an all-round red two yellow
a single white
464 alongside will show lights in a vertical light where it can masthead lights
line light forward
sidelights a stern light best be seen in a vertical line
and __________ .
A 30-meter tug is
two masthead three masthead one masthead
underway and NOT towing. a stern light
465 lights and a stern lights and a stern light and a stern
At night this vessel must ONLY light
light light
show sidelights and_.
A single towing light will be
if the towing only if the tow
carried above a vessel s at any time when only if she is
466 vessel is part of a towing astern
exceeds 200
stern light under which of towing
composite unit meters
the following situations?
at night and only during
A proper look-out shall be
467 at all times during restricted only at night restricted
maintained
visibility visibility
A 22-meter sailing vessel
when also being propelled
468 black diamond basket black ball black cone
by machinery shall show
during daylight hours a_.
A pilot vessel may continue
not under
469 to sound an identity signal aground at anchor being towed
command
if she is _______.

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red light over a
A 20-meter sailing vessel combined
470 stern light green light at the All of the above
underway must exhibit a_. lantern
masthead
A signal of one prolonged
one short one prolonged being overtaken
engaged on
471 and one short blast in that in distress at anchor in a narrow
pilotage duty channel
order is given by a vessel
__________ .
avoid crossing keep as close as
the channel if it possible to the anchor only in not overtake any
A vessel approaching a
472 impedes another edge of the the middle of the vessels within
narrow channel shall vessel navigating channel on her channel the channel
in the channel port side
A tug is towing three one prolonged
one prolonged one prolonged
manned barges in line in one short and
473 and three short no fog signal and two short
fog. The third barge of the one prolonged blasts blasts
tow should sound_. blast
A self-propelled dredge not be required to be required to be required to
not be required
engaged in dredging but show the lights of show the lights show the lights
474 a power-driven
to show any
proceeding to a dredging characteristic of of a stationary
vessel underway lights
location at night would_. a dredge dredge
You are navigating in a
narrow channel and must
remain in the channel for
You must stop You must sound
safe operation. Another You must stop
your engines and one short blast of You must sound
vessel is crossing the your vessel, since
475 you may sound the whistle and the danger
channel ahead of you from signal. the other vessel
the danger turn to
your starboard and you is the stand-on.
signal. starboard.
doubt whether your vessel
will pass safely. Which
statement is TRUE?
What is the required
whistle signal for a power- One prolonged Two prolonged
476 blast
Two short blasts One short blast
driven vessel leaving a blasts
dock or berth?
In a narrow channel, you
are underway on power
driven vessel A and desire hold your relative answer the five
to overtake power driven position, and short blast signal slow or stop and
pass with caution
vessel B . After you sound then sound then stop your expect radical
477 on the port side
two short blasts on your another signal vessel until the maneuvers from
of vessel B after the situation
whistle, vessel B sounds other vessel B
has stabilized
five short and rapid blasts initiates a signal
on the whistle. You should
__________.
You are overtaking a attempt to
power-driven vessel in a contact her on proceed to
narrow channel and wish the sound five short overtake her
478 radiotelephone to
All of the above
to leave her on your blasts without sounding
starboard side. You may arrange for the whistle signals
passage
__________.

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When power-driven
vessels are crossing, a I intend to I intend to leave I am altering
I intend to hold
479 signal of one short blast by change course to you on my port course to
side course and speed
either vessel means starboard starboard
__________.
If you were coming up on
another power-driven
vessel from dead astern Two prolonged
and desired to overtake on blasts followed One prolonged
480 Two short blasts One short blast
the other vessel s by two short blast
starboard side, which blasts
whistle signal would you
sound?
A vessel having a
following current
You should keep
will propose the
Which statement is TRUE You should avoid to that side of
manner of
481 concerning narrow anchoring in a All of the above the channel
narrow channel. passage in any
channels? which is on your
case where two
port side.
vessels are
meeting.
When you are overtaking
another power driven two prolonged
vessel and desire to pass blasts followed
482 one long blast one short blast two short blasts
on her left or port hand, by two short
you should sound blasts
__________.
Your power driven vessel
is meeting another vessel
sound one
head-on. To comply with sound the exchange two exchange one
483 prolonged and
the steering and sailing danger signal short blasts short blast
two short blasts
rules, you should
__________.
You have made your
vessel up to a tow and are
moving from a pier out into One prolonged
Five or more One prolonged
484 the main channel. Your and two short Three long blasts
short rapid blasts blast
engines are turning ahead. blasts
What whistle signal should
you sound?
Under the Inland
Navigation Rules, what is
I intend to leave I intend to leave
the meaning of the two I am turning to I am turning to
485 you on my you on my port
short blasts signal used starboard side. starboard. port.
side.
when meeting another
vessel?

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Your vessel is proceeding
down a channel, and can
safely navigate only within
You should
the channel. Another The sounding of The sounding of You should
sound one
486 vessel is crossing your bow the danger signal the danger signal sound two short
is mandatory. prolonged and
from port to starboard, is optional. blasts.
two short blasts.
and you are in doubt as to
her intentions. Which
statement is TRUE?
The stand-on vessel in a
crossing situation sounds is changing intends to leave
is changing intends to hold
487 one short blast of the course to the other on her
course to port course and speed port side
whistle. This means that starboard
the vessel __________.
You are crossing the
course of another vessel
which is to your starboard.
You have reached an None of the sound one short sound two short change course to
488
agreement by above blast blasts starboard
radiotelephone to pass
astern of the other vessel.
You MUST __________.
a towing vessel
when meeting a power-driven
all vessels upon vessel when
another towing
Passing signals shall be sighting another crossing less
vessel on a clear
489 sounded on inland waters vessel rounding a All of the above than half a mile
day with a 0.6 ahead of another
by __________. bend in the
mile CPA (Closest power-driven
channel
Point of vessel
Approach)
Your power driven vessel one short blast, two short blasts,
one short blast, two short blasts,
is meeting another vessel alter course to alter course to
alter course to alter course to
490 head-on. To comply with port, and pass port, and pass
starboard, and starboard, and
the rules, you should pass port to port starboard to starboard to
pass port to port
exchange __________. starboard starboard
Which signal must a
power-driven vessel give,
in addition to one
No additional
491 prolonged blast, when 3 short blasts 1 blast 2 short blasts
signal
backing out of a berth with
another vessel in sight 0.5
nm away?
You are overtaking a attempt to
power-driven vessel in a proceed to contact her on
narrow channel and wish overtake her sound four short the
492 All of the above
to leave her on your without sounding blasts radiotelephone to
starboard side. You may whistle signals arrange for the
passage
__________.

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You are on vessel B and
vessel A desires to
alter course to
overtake you on your slow your vessel
hold course and alter course to the left or right
493 starboard side. After the speed
until vessel A
the left to give vessel A
vessels have exchanged has passed
more sea room
one blast signals, you
should __________.
You are operating a vessel
through a narrow channel
and your vessel must stay
should sound
within the channel to be
one short blast
navigated safely. Another are required to may sound the must sound the
494 to show that you
vessel is crossing your back down danger signal danger signal
are holding
course from starboard to
course and speed
port, and you are in doubt
as to her intentions. You
__________.
Your power driven vessel one short blast, two short blasts,
one short blast, two short blasts,
is meeting another vessel alter course to alter course to
alter course to alter course to
495 head-on. To comply with the left, and pass the left, and pass
the right, and the right, and
the rules, you should starboard to pass port to port starboard to
pass port to port
exchange __________. starboard starboard
Two vessels in a crossing
situation have reached
agreement by required when required if
not required, but
496 radiotelephone as to the required crossing within crossing within
may be sounded
intentions of the other. In one mile half a mile
this situation, whistle
signals are __________.
You are meeting another
power driven vessel head-
on and sound one short
Pass on the other
blast as a passing signal. Sound the Pass astern of Hold your course
497 danger signal.
vessel s
The other vessel answers the other vessel. and speed.
starboard side.
with two short blasts.
What should be your next
action?
At night, a barge moored
show a white show a flashing show a red light
in a slip used primarily for not be required to
498 light at each be lighted
yellow light at at the bow and
mooring purposes shall
corner each corner stern
__________.
A power-driven vessel,
when leaving a dock or one prolonged No signal is
499 blast
four short blasts one long blast
berth, is required to sound required.
__________.

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You are on power driven
vessel A and power driven
vessel B desires to alter course to
slow your vessel
overtake you on the alter course to the left or right hold course and
500 until vessel B
starboard side. After the the left to give vessel B speed
has passed
vessels have exchanged more sea room
one blast signals you
should __________.
Your vessel must remain in
a narrow channel for safe
operation. Another vessel stop your vessel, sound one short stop your
is crossing the channel sound the danger since the other blast of the engines, and you
501
from your starboard. You signal vessel has the whistle, and turn may sound the
do not think she will pass right of way to starboard danger signal
safely. You MUST
__________.
When power-driven
vessels are in a crossing I request a I intend to leave I intend to
I intend to hold
502 situation, one short blast departure from you on my port change course to
side course and speed
by either vessel would the rules starboard
mean __________.
Two power driven vessels must be must be
are meeting on a clear day exchanged if exchanged only if
and will pass less than half passing must be may be
503 agreements have
course changes
a mile apart. In this exchanged exchanged
not been made are necessary by
situation whistle signals
by radio either vessel
__________.
A power-driven vessel
intends to overtake
another power-driven
vessel on the overtaken 2 prolonged and 2 prolonged and
504 1 short blast 2 short blasts
vessel s port side. Which 1 short blasts 2 short blasts
whistle signal should be
sounded in order to state
this intention?
A power-driven vessel,
when leaving a dock or one prolonged
505 blast
two short blasts one long blast the danger signal
berth, is required to sound
__________.
A light used to signal
a searchlight or an all-round alternating white all-round white
506 passing intentions must be
beam white light and yellow light or yellow light
an __________.
A vessel may use any it is one of those
the vessel signals the signal cannot
sound or light signals to red and green listed under
such intentions be mistaken for a
507 attract the attention of lights are not Annex IV of the
over the signal authorized
another vessel as long as used Collision by the Rules
radiotelephone
__________. Regulations
The light which may be used prior to
used only at used when the
508 used with a vessels whistle a white light sounding the
night whistle is broken
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Two power-driven vessels
are crossing within one half
mile of each other, with
Vessel P as the stand-on
Five short and
509 vessel, and Vessel Q as the Two short blasts None of these One short blast
rapid blasts
give-way vessel. Vessel P
sounds two short blasts on
the whistle. What signal
should vessel Q sound?
Vessel A, a power driven Vessel A must Both vessels are Vessel A must Vessel B must
vessel underway, sights keep out of the required by the keep out of the keep out of the
510 vessel B which is a vessel way of vessel B Rules to keep way of vessel B way of vessel A
underway and fishing. because B is clear of each because B is to because A is to
Which statement is TRUE? fishing. other. port. starboard.
Vessel X is overtaking
vessel Y on open waters will not sound
should sound the should sound should sound
511 and will pass without any whistle
danger signal one long blast signals two short blasts
changing course. Vessel X
__________.
When two vessels are in
sight of one another and one prolonged,
NOT in or near an area of one short, one a light signal of at
two short whistle four short whistle
512 restricted visibility, any of prolonged, and least five short
blasts blasts
the following signals may one short whistle and rapid flashes
be given EXCEPT blasts
__________.
A signal meaning
A signal A signal meaning,
that the vessel A signal sounded
Which signal is required to meaning, I am I intend to
sounding it is in when
513 be sounded by a power- altering my overtake you on
course to doubt as to the approaching a
driven vessel ONLY? your starboard
starboard. other vessels bend.
side.
actions.
Which signal is sounded
ONLY by a vessel in sight of One short, one
One prolonged
514 another and NOT in or near One short blast prolonged, and Four short blasts
blast
an area of restricted one short blast
visibility?
One short, one
Which signal is sounded One prolonged
One short blast Four short blasts prolonged, and
515 ONLY by a vessel in sight of blast on the
on the whistle on the whistle one short blast
another? whistle
on the whistle
One prolonged,
Which signal may be one short, one
At least five short
516 sounded ONLY by vessels Two short blasts Four short blasts prolonged, and
and rapid blasts
in restricted visibility? one short blast,
in that order
Which signal, other than a
Continuous Calling Mayday
distress signal, can be used
517 Searchlight beam Burning barrel sounding of a fog on the
by a vessel to attract
signal apparatus radiotelephone
attention?

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Which vessel would NOT
A vessel
sound a fog signal of one A vessel not A vessel being
518 A vessel sailing constrained by
prolonged and two short under command towed
her draft
blasts?
Which whistle signal may
One short, one
be sounded by one of two One prolonged
519 Four short blasts One short blast prolonged, and
vessels in sight of each blast
one short blast
other?
You are in sight of a power-
the vessel
driven vessel that sounds the vessel is you should
intends to leave you should alter
520 two short blasts of the altering course to sound the
port you on her course to port.
whistle. This signal means danger signal
starboard side
that ______.
You are in sight of another
vessel in a crossing
situation, and the other
answer with two sound the answer with one sound no whistle
521 vessel sounds one short
short blasts danger signal short blast signal
blast. You are going to hold
course and speed. You
should __________.
You are underway on the
high seas in restricted
visibility. You hear a fog
signal of one prolonged engaged in constrained by
522 being towed minesweeping
and two short blasts. It fishing her draft
could be any of the
following EXCEPT a vessel
__________.
one prolonged
Your vessel is backing out
blast followed by
of a slip in a harbor. one prolonged one long blast
523 three short blasts the danger signal
Visibility is restricted. You blast only only
when leaving the
should sound __________.
slip
sound signals safe speed
COLREG Rule No 35
524 signals at anchor proper look-out during reduced during reduced
specifies? visibility visibility
The approach crossing TSS almost always with
525 diagonal perpendicular
parallel
shall be: caution
mooring
The International signals that must procedures for
Regulations for Preventing be sounded minimum hawser lights that must
support vessels
526 Collisions at Sea contain when being lengths when be displayed on
towed in when
the requirements for being towed anchor buoys
restricted visibility transferring
__________.
cargo
An overtaking situation at
One sidelight,
night would be one in
the masthead Masthead lights
527 which one vessel sees Both sidelights Stern light
lights and stern and sidelights
which light(s) of a vessel
light
ahead?

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vessel engage in
It is an example of a vessel dredging None of the
528 restricted in her ability to surveying or minesweeper hospital ship
underwater stated options
maneuver
operations
Vessel when engaged in
trawling, when net has one red light (all one red light
two red lights in a two white lights
529 come fast upon an round the vertical line
over white light
in a vertical line
obstruction may exhibit horizon) in a vertical line
________
An icebreaker assisting a
vessel through an ice field My vessel is
would display a visual stopped and I am operating I am altering my
I am altering my
530 signal consisting of the making no way astern course to
course to port starboard
code letter E (Echo) to through the propulsion
signify that water
________________.
An icebreaker assisting a
vessel through an ice field My vessel is
would display a visual I am operating I am altering my stopped and
I am altering my
531 signal consisting of the astern course to port
course to making no way
code letter I (India) to propulsion starboard through the
signify that water
___________________.
An icebreaker assisting a
vessel through an ice field My vessel is
would display a visual stopped and I am altering my I am operating
I am altering my
532 signal consisting of the making no way course to astern
through the course to port.
code letter M (Mike) to starboard. propulsion.
signify that water.
________________.
An icebreaker assisting a
My vessel is
vessel through an ice field
I am altering my stopped and I am operating
would display a visual I am altering my
533 course to making no way astern
signal consisting of the course to port. propulsion.
starboard. through the
code letter S (Sierra) to
water.
signify that ___________.
An icebreaker may use the
code letter K to remind
ships of their obligation to
534 listen continuously on their radiotelephone sound signal light signal visual signal
radio. This signal may be
made by any of the
following EXCEPT _______.
What is the daytime signal The company A special anchor
535 No particular Anchor ball
of a vessel at anchor? flag flag
the masthead
A head-on or end-on the masthead
lights of the
situation shall be deemed lights of the
both sidelights other vessel are
536 to exist at night when a are visible
other vessel are all of the options
not in line with
vessel sees the other vessel in line with one
both sidelights
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Which vessel is to keep A vessel A vessel engaged A vessel
A vessel not
537 out of the way of the engaged in in underwater constrained by
under command trawling
others? operations her draft
What lights must be
Sidelights and a A white light at A white light fore
538 shown on a barge being stern light
A stern light only
each corner and aft
towed astern at night?
A vessel engaged in fishing
a cone, apex two cones with two cones,
539 during the day would show one black ball
downward bases together apexes together
__________.
Two navigational hazards
are located near to each one system
one system using
other, but each marked by having odd
horizontal bands the difference in
an individual cardinal the differing light numbers while
540 while the other the periods of the
buoyage system. The buoys colors light the other system
system uses
of one cardinal system may has even
vertical stripes
be identified from the numbers
other system by __.
Black and above
What is the color of a west Black bands with Black band below Black band above
541 yellow bands and below yellow
cardinal buoy? above and below yellow band yellow band
band
Which of the following
Well defined Cable or
542 features is not indicated by Spoil grounds channel
Traffic separation
pipelines
special marks?
Which buoy is NOT Preferred
543 Red lighted buoy Green gong buoy Green can buoy
numbered? channel buoy
A symbol described as tint,
3 mm wide used in Traffic
Separation Scheme (TSS) recommended separation established
544 separation lines
and between TSS and routes scheme traffic flow
inshore traffic zone is
called__________.
A system aimed at
reducing risk of accidents
including TSS 2-way routes,
recommended tracks,
Separation zone
545 areas to be avoided, Routing system Ships routing TSS
or time
inshore traffic zones,
roundabouts,
precautionary areas and
deep water routes is called
You are enroute to
Jacksonville, FL, from San
Juan, P.R. There is a fresh smoother seas
steeper waves,
546 Nly wind blowing. As you cirrus clouds and warmer long swells
closer together
cross the axis of the Gulf water
Stream you would expect
to encounter __________.

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You are enroute from
Puerto Rico to New York. A
hurricane makes up and is
in the dangerous in the navigable directly in the in the storm
547 approaching. If the wind semicircle semicircle path of the storm center
veers steadily, this
indicates that your vessel is
__________.
Solid green arrows on the
prevailing wind probable surface shortest great prevailing ocean
548 main body of a pilot chart
directions current flow circle routes current directions
indicate __________.
General information on
the Sailing
enroute weather and the Local Notice
549 Directions and a weather fax the Light List
climate is found in the Coast Pilot to Mariners
__________.
The safest and most
always navigate
prudent procedure to batten down and take positive continue to
towards the
550 follow while navigating in prepare to ride steps to avoid it if navigate farther
coast by the possible
the vicinity of a tropical out the storm from the coast
most direct route
cyclone is to __________.
You are planning a voyage
from San Francisco to
Sailing Directions Sailing Directions
551 Japan. Which publication Coast Pilot World Port Index
(Enroute) (Planning Guide)
contains information on
the ocean routes?
The Sailing Directions
offshore traffic
(Enroute) contain coastal well-charted
552 port facilities separation
information on anchorages inner dangers
schemes
__________.
You are planning a voyage
from New York to Norway
via the English Channel.
Channel Pilots Sailing Directions
553 Which publication contains Coast Pilot World Port Index (Enroute)
Guide
information on the dangers
to navigation in the English
Channel?
Increase
What is the purpose of the Remove wash
Reduce the sea Intensify sea brilliance of large
554 anti-clutter "sea" control echoes
return from the
return echoes against
on the radar? propeller
sea
X-band radar is the name
for __________ radar and
555 6 cm - 10 cm 10 cm - 6 cm 3 cm - 10 cm 10 cm - 3 cm
S-band is the name for
__________ radar.
Radio detection
What does RADAR stand Radio detection Radio display and Radio Director
556 and
for? and ranging reconnaissance and reviewer
reconnaissance
The components that
generate the radio-
557 frequency energy in the Modulator Receiver Magnetron Indicator
form of short powerful
pulse is the:

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What is the IMO Acquisition Performance not Detection should
No special
558 requirement for ARPA should be inferior to the be done
requirement radar display
detection? automatic manually
An increase in temperature
559 with an increase in altitude Super-refraction Sub-refraction Attenuation Diffraction
would tend to cause:
In a Polar region with very
cold wind blowing over
560 Diffraction Sub-refraction Attenuation Sub-refaction
warmer sea, you would
expect__________ .
A large ship close by may Increased range
561 Multiple echoes Diffraction Refraction
cause _________ . resolution
Which of the following
North-up, North-up, True Ship's head-up,
562 radar displays is not True motion
Relative motion motion Relative motion
stabilized?
Does the COLREGS give any
Only during Only in Good
563 preference to ships No Yes
reduced visibility visibility
equipped with ARPA?
With regards to ARPA,
Computer Target can no
564 what does the "lost target" Display failure Radar failure
failure longer be plotted
warning tell?
It is the term used at the
instant an electro-magnetic
565 wave is passing by an Diffraction ducting Attenuation Refraction
obstruction between two
places?
What is equivalent to one
566 Frequency amplitude Cycle One wavelength
complete oscillation?
An indirect radar echo is
Their bearing is
caused by a reflection of They always almost constant,
the main lobe of the radar appear on a The indirect When plotted,
even when the
beam of the observers bearing of 90 echoes usually their movements
567 from the true
true bearing of
vessel. Which of the appear in are usually
bearing of the the contact
following is NOT a shadow sectors abnormal
contact. changes
characteristic of indirect
appreciably.
echoes?
Increase the Increase the Navigate as Increase the STC
When using the ARPA in though the
range of the radar gain to pick setting to reduce
568 heavy rain, which action effective range of
inner and outer up weak echoes the radar has close-in spurious
should you take?
guard rings. through the rain. been reduced. signals.
This is a radar transponder
which emits a None of the
569 RACON RECON BEACON
characteristics signal when stated options
triggered by ship's radar
The SART's blips
The SART can The SART signal
on the PPI will provide an appears as a The DSC unit will
How can rescue personnel
become arcs and approximate target which react to the
detect that a SART is
570 eventually location to within comes and goes; SART's signal and
transmitting in the become a two nautical the effect of respond with the
immediate vicinity? concentric mile radius, per heavy swells on a two-tone alarm.
circles.
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The trial
The target
You cannot maneuver Navigational
When using an ARPA, what vessel's
determine if a feature will constraints may
should you consider in generated course
571 small target has automatically require a target
order to evaluate the and speed are vessel to change
been lost due to determine a
information displayed? based solely on course.
sea return. course that will
radar inputs.
clear all targets.
The radar control that
reduces weak echoes out sensitivity time receiver gain
572 to a limited distance from brilliance control control (sea- fast time control
clutter control) control
the ship is the
__________._
Which ARPA data should
you use in order to
determine if a close Relative track Set and drift of Predicted time of Initial range of
573
quarters situation will information the current CPA acquisition
develop with a target
vessel?
Your ARPA has automatic
speed inputs from the log.
The range on
Due to currents, the log is The generated
The generated initial target
indicating a faster speed TCPA will be later The targets true
574 CPA will be than acquisition will course vector will
than the speed over the than the actual be in error.
the actual CPA be less than
grounds. What should you TCPA
normal
expect under these
circumstances?
To ensure that a RACON rain clutter 10 cm radar
gain control radar should be
signal is visible in the 3cm. control should be should be placed
575 should be placed placed on low if stabilized, head
radar, one should ensure on standby or
on maximum necessary or off up
that the: turned off
As per Solas V regulations
safety of navigation a ships
of 10,000 gross tons and 12 GHz 10 GHz 9 GHz frequency 16 GHz
576
above shall be fitted, with frequency band frequency band band frequency band
radar capable of operating
in the:
The common frequencies
3,000 and 9,000 3,000 and 9,000
577 used in merchant radar are 30,000 cycles mega cycles
30,000 kilocycles
micro cycles
approximately:
What does an automatic
identification system (AIS) 156.525 MHz,
3000 MHz and 2182 KHz and 1575.42 MHz and 161.975 MHz
578 transponder use to and 162.025
9200 MHz 2187.5 KHz 1227.6 MHz
transmit and receive MHz
information broadcasts?

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If the Radar scanners of
one vessel are in the same
horizontal plane as the
cargo deck of the other
during transfer operations, Both a 10 and a 3 Neither a 10 or a
579 a 10 cm radar a 3 cm radar
which type of radar cm radar 3 cm radar
emissions would pose a
greater danger of the
induced ignition of
flammable vapors?
intersection of a radar range
Which is the most accurate radar range and
580 two radar two radar ranges and a radar visual bearings
position by radar fixes?
bearings bearing
This type of radar enhance
to maximum visibility in
581 S-band X-band ARPA Z-band
marginal weather
condition.
Echoes in radar from two
or more targets close to
each other at the same
attenuation in refraction in diffraction in resolution in
582 range may emerge to form bearing
bearing bearing bearing
a single echo. The ability of
a radar to separate this is
called:
The ability of a radar to
separate targets close resolution in diffraction in attenuation in refraction in
583 range
together on the same range range range
bearing is called:
intersection of a radar range
Which is the most accurate radar range and
584 two radar two radar ranges and a radar
position by radar fixes? visual bearings
bearings bearing
This type of radar enhance
to maximum visibility in
585 ARPA S-band Z-band X-band
marginal weather
condition.
Echoes in radar from two
or more targets close to
each other at the same
resolution in diffraction in attenuation in refraction in
586 range may emerge to form
bearing bearing bearing bearing
a single echo. The ability of
a radar to separate this is
called:
The ability of a radar to
separate targets close attenuation in refraction in resolution in diffraction in
587
together on the same range range range range
bearing is called:
The characteristics on
horizontal beam scanner speed of bearing to the
588 which bearing resolution width
range
rotation target
depends is:
Which indicates that your Serrated range
589 Indirect echoes Blind sector rings
Multiple echoes
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Which radar control is used
to shorten all echoes on
590 the display and reduces the fast time constant gain control brilliance
clutter caused by the snow
or rain?
Charts used OOW should be
When navigating in coastal Position fixes
should be the Radar is only able to identify
waters which of the should be taken
591 most suitable for supplement to all relevant
following is not considered at a regular visual fixing
the planned navigational
as a factor? interval
passage marks
composed of a digitized
the only format organized into "picture&qu
files that are
592 Raster-scan chart data is: recognized by many separate ot; of a chart in
smaller than one format and
IMO/IHO files
vector files one layer
This may occur when a
strong echo is received
593 multiple echoes false echo diffraction clutter
from another ship at close
range.
This is the decrease in the
strength of a radar wave
resulting from absorption,
594 Diffraction Refraction Persistence Attenuation
scattering and reflection by
the medium as it passes
the atmosphere.
The unit which sends
power supply
595 returning target echoes to scanner unit transmitter unit display unit
unit
the receiver is the:
What do you call the
marker in the radar PPI
596 which the operator can put PPI EBL Guard zone Plotter
in any direction to watch
the incoming target?
The difference in intensity
of the illumination of the
597 radar scope between radar contrast brightness focus brilliance
images and the
background of the screen.
In confined waters which
Radar X band
of the following equipment Radar S band and
598 ECDIS and visual GPS
becomes more reliable in method visual method
obtaining vessel's position?
An identification of ships,
coastal areas and other make
increase the help indicate decrease the
599 targets, good range and presentation maximum detail
range range
range resolution are brighter
important because they:
Most commonly, ship's
600 X- BAND Q-BAND L - BAND S-BAND
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Which of the following is
the best to obtain vessel's
601 Loran Decca Radar GPS
position during poor
visibility?
Which bridge equipment is
used in determining the
distance to and direction of
602 objects by sending out a ECHO-SOUNDER RADAR LORAN GPS
beam of microwave radio
energy and detecting the
return reflections?
While underway, a vessel
over 100,000 gross tons
with an automatic
identification systems (AIS) navigational
603 rate of turn name of vessel ship's heading
is expected to broadcast all status
of the following
information every 1 to 10
seconds EXCEPT:
On a relative motion radar,
after the contact immediately only if the radar by an occasional
the closest point of
604 has been marked when the contact scope is watched glance at the
approach (CPA) of a at least twice is noted on radar constantly radar
contact is determined:
When may the automatic At anytime as Only when the At the Master's Under no
605 identification system (AIS) long as it is vessel is at professional
judgement circumstance
be switched off? properly logged anchor or in port
This radar unit performs a
dual function both in
606 scanner reflector oscillator duplexer
transmission and
reception.
Navigation at coastal
607 waters, radar is generally Echo sounder Parallel indexing Visual fixing GPS
used to supplement
The intensity of the varying the passing a current
the action of the a signal from the
608 election beam in the C.R.T. potential on the through the
grid first anode time unit
is controlled by: deflection coil
The minimum range at
which a target can be
pulse repetition
609 detected is basically persistence pulse length rotation rate
rate
determined by which of
the following?
The transmission time
duration of a single pulse pulse repetition
610 pulse length persistence resolution
of radio-frequency energy rate
is a function of the:
In marine navigation, radar antenna
611 pulse generated pulse modulated circuit generated
signal is: generated
PPI display of a radar plan position perimeter pulse position practical power
612
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The description
radar radar
"Racon" beside circular radio radar calibration
613 transponder conspicuous
an illustration on a chart beacon beacon beacon
beacon
would mean a:
Which of the following is
NOT recommendable to
614 Floating aids Racons Ramark Lighthouse
obtain vessel's position as
radar target?
RAMARK is a
radar RAMARK is a
transponder radar beacon
Which of the following is
which emits a which transmits
615 correct concerning Both B and C Neither B or C either
characteristics
RAMARK? continuously or at
signal when
intervals
triggered by a
ship's radar
This is defined as the radar
sensitivity time fast time
control that reduces weak receiver gain
616 control (sea- brilliance control constant
echoes to a limited clutter control) control
(differentiator)
distance from the ship:
The scattering and
absorption of the energy in
617 the radar beam as it passes diffraction refraction attenuation resolution
through the atmosphere is
called:
Which is the name of
movable, radial guide line
618 VRM PPI RML Cursor
used to measure direction
in the radar?
Countries are producing
unique digital charts based
619 S-52 standards S-100 standards S-57 standards S-75 standards
on their interpretation of
IHO standards:
Which device emits a
620 characteristic signal when RACON Beacons SART RAMARK
triggered by a ship's radar?
This safety device when
activated in a distress
situation responds to radar
Search and
interrogation by
621 Smoke signal Epirb beacon All of these rescue radar
transmitting a swept transponder
frequency signal which
generates 12 blips code on
a radar screen.
Which term refers to the
622 combination of a Radar ARPA T/R box transceiver remitter
transmitter and receiver?
targets
random, pie- no targets
Spoking would be indicated appearing 180 spiral lines or
623 shaped wedges showing up
on the radar receiver by: on the PPI degrees from dots on the PPI
beyond 3 miles
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in a collision
once the targets
course observed
are properly successive
in radar during the nearest
marked, course bearings of a pip
fog, the vessel target on the
In ARPA, which of the and speed of in radar does not
624 which has the radar screen is
following is TRUE? same can be necessarily give
right of way the most critical the course and
deduced from
should continue one speed of that pip
these
her course and
observations
speed
The radar The safe speed of
She must use The use of a
Which statement is TRUE equipment is such a vessel will
this equipment to radar excuses a
concerning a vessel only required to likely be greater
625 obtain early vessel from the
equipped with operational warning of risk be used in than that of
need of a look-
radar? collision restricted vessels without
out
visibility radar
The relative motion line,
line of true
when extended past the true speed of true course of
626 movement of CPA
represented position of the other ship other ship
other ship
observer's ship, shows:
This is a shadow area when
ship structures at equal
627 height with the scanner, blind sector reflected sector tuned shadowed sector
causing areas behind
scanner to be un-scanned.
Incoming target echoes are
628 I.F amplifier mixer crystal Local oscillator video amplifier
detected by the:
A choppy sea produces this Second trace Normal radar
629 Sea Clutter Weather echoes
unwanted echo. echoes echoes
The following are Second Trace Normal Radar
630 Sea Cluster Weather Echoes
unwanted echoes, except: Echoes Echoes
A useful method of
monitoring cross track maneuvering
631 parallel indexing all of these arpa mapping
tendency in both poor and board
good visibility is
Echoes in radar from two
or more targets close to
each other at the same
attenuation in resolution in refraction in diffraction in
632 range may emerge to form bearing
bearing bearing bearing
a single echo. The ability
of a radar to separate this
is called ________.
If a layer of cold moist air
over rides a shallow layer normal Increase of radar
633 Sub-refraction Optical horizon
of warm dry air which of refraction range
the following may occur?
reduce the beam enhance the
suppress weak
If you turn on the fast time width to provide reduce clutter for weak target
targets to a the entire PPI by
634 constant differentiator a map-like echoes and
limited distance shortening the
control of a radar it will: presentation for echoes brighten them on
from the ship
navigation the PPI

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In confined waters WHICH
of the following Radar X band Radar S band and
635 equiptment becomes more and visual GPS ECDIS
method visual method
reliable in obtaining vessels
position?
In modern fathometers the
sonic or ultrasonic sound
636 waves are produced transceiver transducer transmitter amplifier
electrically by means of a
_______.
Navigation at coastal
waters radar is generally
637 Visual fixing parallel indexing GPS Echo sounder
used to supplement the
____________.
Radar makes the most
direction of a distance to a
638 accurate determination of size of a target shape of a target
target target
the __________.
The ability of a radar to
distinguish separate
targets on the same
Ranging
639 bearing but having small Range resolution Range elongation Propagation
resolution
differences in range is
called which of the
following?
The characteristics on
scanner speed of bearing to the horizontal beam
640 which bearing resolution range
rotation target width
depends is _______.
The Component of the IBS
that allows a navigator to
see an integrated System display Tactical display
641 RADAR Control system
navigation and tactical unit unit
display and to avoid
navigational hazard is:
The radar control used to
fast time sensitivity time pulse length
642 reduce sea return at close gain control control
constant control
ranges is the __________.
What is the meaning of the
643 lost target collision target new target target acquired
flashing diamond in ARPA?
What is the purpose of Increase The ARPA
tracking only Reduce number No special
644 digitizing the radar echoes accuracy of the
works with digital of radar echoes purpose
in ARPA? system signals
The display is
In the true one of the
presentation it It provides a It provides a
primary inputs
What is TRUE of the history provides a quick graphic display to graphic display of
and must be in
645 display of a targets past visual check to emphasize which a target vessels
determine if a use when using
positions on an ARPA? vessel is on a relative course
vessel has the trial
collision course. speed and CPA.
changed course. maneuver
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When radar waves are
trapped in a layer of the
Large loss of Radar range of
atmosphere called a Decrease of Increase of radar
646 energy to the energy would
surface radio duct which radar range range
radio waves remain
of the following would be
created?
Which component of the
647 RADAR system must a Antenna Magnetron Receiver Wave guide
returning echo strikes first?
Radar should be
checked The ability of
radar to detect Radar bearings Raising the
regularly during
Which general statement objects is are less accurate antenna height
648 clear weather to
concerning radar is FALSE? unaffected by than radar increases the
ensure that it is weather ranges. radar range.
operating conditions.
properly.
Night effect is
Which statement is TRUE During night Night effect is
Night effect is caused by all of
concerning night effect effect caused by rapid
649 most prevalent the polarized
and the reception of radio late at night polarization is at changes in the
ground waves
signals? a minimum ionosphere
being vertical
Which tend to cause the
rapid decrease of
650 Super-refraction Attenuation Sub-refraction Diffusion
temperature as the
altitude increases?
Which term refers to the
651 bending of the wave as it Diffraction False Echo Multiple Echoes Clutter
passes an obstuction?
You are underway at 10
knots. At 1800 you note a
radar contact dead ahead
at a range of 10 miles. At
652 15 knots 5 knots dead in the water 10 knots
1812 the contact is dead
ahead at a range of 8
miles. The estimated speed
of the contact is ______.
You are underway at 5
knots and see on your
radar a contact 10 miles
directly astern of you. 12 Dead in the
653 15 knots 1 knot 10 knots
minutes later the contact water
is 8 miles directly astern of
you. What is the estimated
speed of the contact?
A Doppler log in the
depth of the bottom speed over the velocity of the
654 bottom return mode ground
water characteristics current
indicates the __________.
A Doppler log in the
volume reverberation speed through speed being the set of the the depth of the
655
mode indicates the water made good current water
__________.

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A Doppler speed log in the volume
in the bottom only when there
656 indicates speed over reverberation at all times return mode is no current
ground __________. mode
A Doppler speed log in the volume in the bottom only when there
657 indicates speed through reverberation at all times
mode return mode is no current
the water __________.
A line of position derived
by radar range from an line parallel to
658 parabola straight line arc
identified point on a coast the coast
will be a(n) __________.
A marine radar system for
surface navigation must be
659 fitted on all ocean or 1 600 GT 1 500 GT 1 400 GT 1 700 GT
coastwise vessels of over
__________.
should only use
must use can use radar radar bearings
A navigator fixing a vessel
information from information from when the range should never use
660 s position by radar
targets forward one object to fix exceeds the radar bearings
__________. the position
of the beam distance to the
horizon
A radar based constant up-
Track Made Distance Off
661 date of cross track Parallel Indexing Clearing bearing
Good Danger
tendency.
A radar contact will remain on a reciprocal on the same
at the same on the same
stationary on a relative course at the course and
662 speed as your speed as your
course as your
motion radar display only same speed as
vessel vessel vessel
when it is __________. your vessel
A radar display in which
North is always at the top unstabilized composition
663 stabilized display relative display
of the screen is a(n) display display
__________.
A radar display which is
oriented so that north is
composite unstabilized
664 always at the top of the stabilized display relative display
display display
screen is called a(n)
__________.
A radar range to a small
charted object such as a
665 Arc Straight line Parabola Hyperbola
light will provide a line of
position in which form?
A wide vertical scanner
increase the decrease sea reduce loss of
666 beam is important in heavy lower refraction
range return beam targets
weather to _______.

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After sailing for several
minutes (making 10 knots
through the water) and in
the contact is on the radar is
constant monitoring of the contact is on the contact is a reciprocal showing false
your radar screen you the same course
667 and speed as
dead in the course at the echoes and is
noticed that a contact has
your vessel water same speed as probably
remained in the same
your vessel defective.
position relative to yours;
what could be the possible
conclusion of the scenario?
An increase in temperature
668 with an increase would attenuation sub-refraction super-refraction diffusion
tend to cause _________.
An upper layer of warm
dry air over a surface layer normal
669 super-refraction sub-refraction propagation
of a cold moist air causes refraction
which of the following?
Coral atolls or a chain of
islands at right angles to
the multiple-
the radar beam may limitations on the pulse length the effects of
670 target resolution
show as a long line rather range resolution of the radar beam width
factor
than as individual targets
due to __________.
Gibraltar port Control or
Lloyd signal station is
controlled by United If any dangerous
Name of
Kingdom. They normally Vessel s name Vessels IMO cargo on board
671 Ownerws/Operat
monitor the vessel thru Nationality ors number &
radar surveilance. What quantity
particular questions they
do not require?
How many targets can an
Electronic Plotting Aid
672 20 10 5 2
(EPA) track at the same
time?
If a layer of cold moist air
over rides a shallow layer normal Increase of radar
673 Sub-refraction Optical horizon
of warm dry air which of refraction range
the following may occur?
If the Radar scanners of
one vessel are in the same
horizontal plane as the
cargo deck of the other
during transfer operations
674 a 3 cm radar. a 10 cm radar. a 6 cm radar. a 9 cm radar.
which type of radar
emissions would pose a
greater danger of the
induced ignition of
flammable vapours?

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The bending of a wave as it
675 passes an obstruction is diffraction refraction attenuation persistence
called _________.
Bend radar rays Bend radar rays Bend radar rays Bend radar rays
What is the effect of super downward and upward and downward and upward and
676
refraction? decrease radar increase radar increase radar decrease radar
range range range range
A useful method of
monitoring cross track maneuvering
677 parallel indexing arpa mapping all of these
tendency in both poor and board
good visibility is
A radar range
compared to the The radar Only a radar All radars have
If there is any doubt as to actual range of a resolution expert can indicator lights
the proper operation of a known object can
678 detector must be determine if the and alarms to
radar, which statement is be used to
check the energized to radar is signal improper
TRUE?
operation of the check the radar operating operation
radar
A sandy beach
Which statement Radar ranges are Navigation buoys Small wooden
will show up
679 concerning the operation less accurate in will always show boats may not
clearer on radar show up on radar
of radar in fog is TRUE? fog up on radar
than a rocky cliff
provide better
range
The 10 cm radar as have more sea be more suitable
have a wider performance on
compared to a 3 cm radar return during for river and
680 horizontal beam low lying targets
of similar specifications will width rough sea harbor
during good
_____. conditions investigation
weather and
calm seas
reduce the beam enhance the
suppress weak reduce clutter for
If you turn on the fast time width to provide weak target
targets to a the entire PPI by
681 constant differentiator a map-like echoes and shortening the
limited distance
control of a radar, it will: presentation for brighten them on echoes
from the ship
navigation the PPI
In order to insure that a turn off the
RACON signal is displayed interference switch off rain adjust the effect adjust the gain
682
on the radar, you should controls on the clutter control of beam width and brilliance
__. radar
The PPI display of a radar practical power plan position pulse position perimeter
683
mean ____. indicator indicator indicator position indicator
Bend radar rays Bend radar rays Bend radar rays Bend radar rays
What is the effect of super downward and upward and downward and upward and
684
refraction? decrease radar decrease radar increase radar increase radar
range. range. range. range.
Surfaced radio ducts
685 usually occur over land, at night time daytime noontime anytime
what time of the day?

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An indirect radar echo is a
Their bearing is
cause by a reflection of the They always
almost constant,
main lobe of the radar appear on a The indirect When plotted,
even when the
beams off the observers bearing of 90 echoes usually their movements
686 true bearing of
vessel. Which of the degrees from the appear in are usually
the contact true bearing of
following is NOT a shadow sectors abnormal
changes the contact
characteristics of indirect
appreciably
echoes?
should only use
must use can use radar radar bearings
A navigator fixing a vessels
should never use information from information from when the range
687 position by radar
radar bearings targets forward one object to fix exceeds the
__________. the position
of the beam distance to the
horizon
A radar display in which
composite unstabilized
688 north is always at the top stabilized display relative display
display display
of the screen is called a (n)
The closest point of
approach (CPA) of a only if the radar after the contact by an occasional immediately
689 contact on a relative scope is watched has been marked glance at the when the contact
motion radar may be constantly at least twice radar is noted on radar
determined __________.
When using a radar in an
unstabilized mode, fixes objects that are
690 ranges center bearings tangent bearings
are determined most easily close aboard
from __________.
Your radar is set on a true
motion display. Which of Echo from a ship Own ships Echoes from land
691 all of the options
the following will appear to at anchor marker masses
move across the PPI scope.
Your radar displays your
ship off center. As you
proceed on your course,
your ships marker moves
692 true motion head up stabilized display off center
on the PPI scope while
echoes form land masses
remain stationary. What is
this display called?
You have been observing
your radar screen and
notice that a contact on The contact is on The radar is
the screen has remained in a reciprocal showing false The contact is The contact is on
the same course
693 the same position, relative course at the echoes and is dead in the and speed as
to you, for several minutes. same speed as probably water your vessel
Your vessel is making 10 your vessel defective
knots through the water.
Which statement is TRUE?

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Your radar indicates a
target, however, there is
no visible at the point
indicated. At large
mountain, approximately Ionospheric skip a submerged
694 ducting sub-refraction
50 miles away on the same waves submarine
bearing as the target is
bearing the horizon. You
should suspect the radar
target is caused by
You are scanning the radar Starting with a Starting with a Starting with a
screen for a buoy fitted As a broken line dot and dash and dash and
695 with racon. How should from center of extending extending to the extending radially
this signal appear on the PPI to the target radially inward right of the outward from the
PPI display? from the target target target
radar should be
checked the ability of
raising the radar to detect radar bearings
regularly during
Which general statements antenna height objects is are less accurate
696 clear weather to
concerning radar is FALSE? increases the unaffected by than radar
ensure that it is weather
radar range ranges
operating conditions
properly
This is a radar transponder
which emits a None of the
697 BEACON RECON RACON
characteristics signal when stated options
triggered by ships radar
A knowledge of the
limitations of a radar
equipment being used on a to interpret data
to distinguish to acquire
698 vessel is essential to enable to detect targets provided by
between targets targets
the observer to estimate ARPA
the danger of failure
___________.
The ARPA may swap
are tracked on
targets when automatically are tracked on are tracked at pass close
699 reciprocal
tracking if two targets the same bearing the same range together
bearings
__________.
Which ARPA data should
you see in order to
determine if a close relative track predicted time of set and drift of initial range of
700
quarters situation will information CPA the current acquisition
develop with a target
vessel?
the display is one
In the true
of the primary it provides a presentation, it it provides a
What is TRUE of the history inputs and must graphic display of provides a quick graphic display to
701 display of a targets past be in use when a target vessels visual check to emphasize which
positions on an ARPA? using the trial relative course, determine if a vessel is on a
maneuver speed and CPA vessel has collision course
changed course
capability

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A target being A tracked target
What will cause the ARPA An acquired A tracked target
initially detected entering your
702 to emit a visual alarm, target entering lost for one radar
within a guard preset CPA-
audible alarm, or both? TCPA limits into a guard zone scan
zone
a target being a tracked target
What will cause the ARPA an acquired a tracked target
initially selected entering your
703 to emit a visual alarm, target entering lost for one radar
within a guard preset CPA-TCPA
audible alarm or both? into a guard zone scan zone limits
A type of radar required so
the maximum visibility in
704 S-band X-band Tri-band Q-band
marginal conditions is
available is called?
should take should use radar
When fixing a vessel should take as should take
bearings only on info from one
705 position by radar, a many bearings as bearings only on
un-stabilized object to fix the
navigator: he can stabilized mode position
mode
A radar range
compared to the The radar Only a radar All radars have
If there is any doubt as to
actual range of a resolution expert can indicator lights
the proper operation of a
706 known object can detector must be determine if the and alarms to
radar, which statement is be used to check energized to radar is signal improper
TRUE? the operation of check the radar operating operation
the radar
You are underway at 10
knots. At 1800 you note a
radar contact dead ahead at
a range of 10 miles. At 1812
707 5 knots 15 knots dead in the water 10 knots
the contact is dead ahead at
a range of 8 miles. The
estimated speed of the
contact is ______.
You are underway at 5 knots
and see on your radar a
contact 10 miles directly
astern of you. 12 minutes Dead in the
708 15 knots 1 knot 10 knots
later, the contact is 8 miles water
directly astern of you. What
is the estimated speed of
the contact?
The radar control that
fast time sensitivity time
reduces weak echoes out receiver gain
709 constant ( brilliance control control ( sea-
to a limited distance from control clutter control )
differentiator )
the ship is the ________.
When using a radar in a
unstabilized mode, fixes objects that are
710 ranges center bearings tangent bearings
are determined most easily close aboard
from __________.
Coral atolls, or a chain of
islands at right angles to
the multiple-
the radar beam, may show the pulse length the effects of limitations on
711 target resolution
as a long line rather than of the radar beam width range resolution
factor
as individual targets due to
__________.

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a circle
You are approaching a light a coded signal a dashed line
appearing on the running from the an audible signal appearing on the
fitted with a RACON. The
712 same bearing at when the sweep scope
light may be identified on a greater range center of the
crosses the light surrounding the
the radar by __________. than the light scope to the light
light
A line of position derived
by radar range from an line parallel to
713 parabola arc straight line
identified point on a coast the coast
will be a(n) __________.
With regards to ARPA,
target can no
714 what does the lost target display failure longer be plotted
computer failure radar failure
warning tell?
What is the purpose of Increase The ARPA
No special Reduce number tracking only
715 digitizing the radar echoes accuracy of the
purpose of radar echoes works with digital
in ARPA? system signals
What is the IMO Detection should Detection should Performance not
No special
716 requirement for ARPA be done be done inferior to radar
display requirement
detection? manually automatically
What is the meaning of the
717 lost target new target target acquired collision target
flashing diamond in ARPA?
If you input gyro course to Error in other Error in other
Error in other
718 the ARPA, what can you ships calculated ships calculated No problem
ships speed
expect? speed range
In ARPA, how many targets
are the IMO minimum
719 20 targets 30 targets 50 targets 10 targets
continuously tracking
requirements?
With regards to ARPA,
The tracking
what is the difference The tracking gate The tracking gate It is the same
720 window is more
between a tracking gate is longer is more accurate thing
accurate
and a tracking window?
What is the meaning of
ARPA in trial Acquisition area Approaching
721 XXT at the bottom of the mode
Lost target
active danger area
display in ARPA?
What is the most used
Displaying Displaying
geographical presentation Relative or true Digital
722 predicted areas predicted
of target speed and course speed vector presentation
of danger position areas
in an ARPA?
Your ARPA has been
tracking a target and has
The ARPA will
generated the targets
The ARPA has generate data The ARPA will
course and speed. The The ARPA will
lost all memory based on sea generate data as
radar did not receive a give an audible
723 of the target and return echoes if the target is still
target echo on its last two and / or visual
must recompute from the vicinity being tracked by
scans due to the weather. lost target alarm. radar.
the target data. where the target
What should you expect
was lost.
under these
circumstances?

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Vessels required to have an speed of the time of the next
Automatic Radar Plotting vessel over the distance to the ETA to the next
724 navigational
Aid must have a device to ground or next port port
through the water satellite pass
indicate the_________.
What is the IMO minimum
725 range requirement for 3, 6 and 18 NM 1.5, 3 and 12 NM 6, 12 and 24 NM 3, 6 and 12 NM
ARPA?
Which ARPA data should
you use in order to
determine if a close Relative track Predicted time of Initial range of Set a drift of the
726
quarter situation will information CPA acquisition current
develop with a target
vessel?
Increase the STC Increase the Increase the Navigate as
When using the ARPA in though the
setting to reduce range of the radar gain to pick
727 heavy rain, which action effective range of
close-in spurious inner and outer up weak echoes the radar has
should you take?
signals. guard rings. through the rain. been reduced.
The ARPA may swap are tracked on
pass close are tracked on are tracked at
728 targets when automatically together
reciprocal
the same bearing the same range
tracking if two targets bearings
The trial
The target
maneuver You cannot Navigational
When using an ARPA, what vessels
feature will determine if a constraints may
should you consider in generated course
729 automatically small target has require a target
order to evaluate the vessel to change and speed are
determine a been lost due to
information displayed? course. based solely on
course that will sea return.
radar inputs.
clear all targets.
Your ARPA has automatic
speed inputs from the log.
The range on
Due to currents, the log is The generated The generated
The targets true initial target
indicating a faster speed CPA will be less TCPA will be later
730 course vector will acquisition will
than the speed over the be in error. than the actual than the actual
be less than
grounds. What should you CPA TCPA
normal
expect under these
circumstances?
Your ARPA has been
tracking a target and has
generated the targets the ARPA has lost
course and speed. The the ARPA will the ARPA will the ARPA will all memory of
generate date as give an audible
radar did not receive a generate date the target and
731 if the target was
target echo on its last two based on sea still being tracked and/or visual lost must
scans due to the weather. return by radar target alarm recomputed the
What should you expect target date
under these
circumstances?
With regards to ARPA,
Target can no
732 what does the lost target Display failure Radar failure Computer failure longer be plotted
warning tell?

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Your ARPA has automatic
speed inputs from the log.
The range of
Due to currents, the log is The generated The generated
The targets true initial target
indicating a faster speed CPA will be less TCPA will be later
733 course vector will acquisition will
than the speed over the be in error. than the actual than the actual
be less than
ground. What should you CPA. TCPA.
normal.
expect under these
circumstances?
Guard against Warn of small Alert the watch
Sound an alarm
Your ARPA has two guard target loss during targets that are officer that a
for targets first
734 zones. What is the purpose critical initially detected vessel is
detected within closer than the
of the inner guard zone? maneuvering approaching the
the zone. outer guard zone.
situations. preset CPA limit.
The display is
In the true one of the
presentation, it It provides a It provides a
primary inputs
What is TRUE of the history provides a quick graphic display to graphic display of
and must be in
735 display of a targets past visual check to emphasize which a target vessels
determine if a use when using
positions on an ARPA? vessel is on a relative course,
vessel has the trial
collision course. speed, and CPA.
changed course. maneuver
capability.
Elecronic chart Electronic chart
Electronic chart Electronic chart
display and digital and
736 What does "ECDIS" mean? information
data information direction and
information
system system injection system
system
ECDIS is set with
737 performance standard by TX 50 DT 40 DX 90 DP 90
IMO called:
This is the ship's electronic
Electronic
738 data base used in the maps Digital Chart Chart data base
Nautical Chart
ECDIS Sytem
The Component of the IBS
739 which contains the heart of Chart data base Planning station Control system RADAR
the whole sysytem is the:
The Component of the IBS
that allows a navigator to
see an integrated System display Tactical display
740 Control system RADAR
navigation and tactical unit unit
display and to avoid
navigational hazard is:
ECDIS must have the
capability to preserve the
741 6 hours 12 hours 24 hours 18 hours
record of the track for the
previous __________.

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AIS can be used
to make passing AIS can be used
arrangements via AIS cannot be to make passing AIS cannot be
ship-to-ship text used to make arrangements via used to make
massaging thus passing ship-to-ship text passing
Which of the following messaging but a
relieving a vessel arrangements arrangements
statements is TRUE vessel operator is because the ship-
operator from because the
742 regarding automatic not relieved from
making such system is not the requirement to-ship text
identification systems (AIS)
arrangements via capable of this to sound whistle messaging
?
bridge-to-bridge type of ship-to- signals or make feature is for
radiotelephone ship arrangements via emergency use
or signaling communications. bridge-to-bridge only.
radiotelephone.
intent to pass via
whistle signals.
An ECDIS is required to Meteorological
743 Waypoints Radar targets Soundings
display which information? data
AIS provides
AIS will not AIS is designed to
near real-time AIS can be relied
provide information replace ARPA,
Which of the following upon as the sole
information on regarding maneuvering
statements is TRUE means to
another vessel if another vessel's boards, and
744 regarding automatic determine
that vessel is speed over visual bearings as
identification systems ground and course changes
indistinguishable a means to
(AIS)? heading due to other AIS
in radar sea ascertain the risk
regardless of equipped traffic.
clutter. visibility. of collision.
Chart information details
to be used in ECDIS should
be the latest edition of
International International
information originated by a
745 NASA US Coast Guard Hydrographic Maritime
government-authorized Organization Organization
hydrographic office and
conform to the standards
of (the) __________.
The database information
that should be shown
standard display chart display system electronic display base
746 when a chart is first information information nautical chart information
displayed on ECDIS is the
__________.
Which data must ECDIS be
Course made Estimated time Speed through
747 able to record at one- Shaft RPM good history of arrival the water
minute intervals?
Which information must
automatic identification
systems (AIS) automatically
748 Vessel's course ETA Destination Draught
provide to appropriately
equipped shore stations,
vessels and aircraft?

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While underway, a vessel
over 100,000 gross tons wi
th an automatic
identification systems (AIS)
navigational
749 is expected to broadcast all rate of turn ship's heading name of vessel
status
of the following
information every 1 to 10
seconds EXCEPT
__________.
While underway,
automatic identificat ion
systems (AIS) broadcast all
course over latitude and speed over
750 of the following ship's scantlings
ground longitude ground
information every 1 to 10
seconds EXCEPT the
__________.
Chart information details
to be used in ECDIS should
be the latest edition of
International nternational
information originated by a
751 Hydrographic Maritime NASA US Coast Guard
government-authorized Organization Organization
hydrographic office and
conform to the standards
of (the) __________.
a digitized composed of
the only format "picture" of a organized into
Raster-scan chart data is files that are
752 recognized by chart in one many separate
__________. format and one smaller than
IMO/IHO files
layer vector files
ECDIS units incorporate
753 Digital Chart Data Formats, vector and raster imposed viewing raster only vector only
which include __________.
An ECDIS is required to Meteorological
754 Soundings Radar target Waypoints
display which information? data
Hydrographic
An ECDIS is required to data, RADAR Temperature, Pressure, Brightness,
755
display which information? targets, ARPA Density, Distance Vibration Darkness
vectors
An ECDIS is required to Hydrographic
756 ARPA vectors data
Radar targets All of these
display which information?
The database information
System
that should be shown Chart display Standard display
757 Standard Display electronic
when a chart is first information information
nautical chart
displayed on ECDIS is the:
Convert
Determine true
"graphical
Determine bearing and
ECDIS must be able to coordinates&quo Transform a local
magnetic distance
758 perform all of the following t; to datum to the
compass between two
EXCEPT: deviation "display WGS-'84 datum
geographical
coordinates&quo
points
t;

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Electric Chart Electronic Chart Electronic Chart Electric Chart
Display and Display and Data and Data and
759 ECDIS means:
Information Information Information Information
System System System System
Reduce the
Eliminate the Computerize
The primary function of Contribute to number of
760 need to use shipboard
ECDIS is to: safe navigation persons on the
paper charts navigation
bridge.
It is define as the level of
SENC info shown when
ECDIS first turned on; used
761 Standby Display Full Display Standard Display Soundings
for route planning and can
be modified by mariner
depending on needs.
Which of the following Ship Notice to
Hydrographic
762 data layer categories is SENC hydrodynamic Mariners
Office data
NOT displayed on ECDIS? information information
With respect to automatic
identification systems
Location of None of the
763 (AIS), which information is Time stamp Destination
antenna above
required to be broadcast
every 1 to 10 seconds?
Chart data is organised into
many separate files. It
contains layer information
to produce certain
symbols, lines, area, Vector Chart Raster Chart
764 Chersoft VPF Maptech BSB
colours, and other (ENC) (RNC)
elements. With this data, it
can change individual
elements with additional
data.
With respect to automatic
identification systems
765 (AIS), which information is Name of ship Ship's heading Vessel's draft IMO number
expected to be broadcast
every 1 to 10 seconds?
Ship
An ECDIS is required to Meteorological
766 Soundings Radar targets hydrodynamic
display which information? data information
Which of the following is Positional
mandatory equipment that navigation Track control
767 sensors (e.g.,
Radar/ARPA AIS
must be connected to (autopilot)
ECDIS? GPS)
Which of the following
mode of operation for
ECDIS has been recently
768 NEC DSRC RSDC RCDS
approved by the IMO
under Resolution
MSC.86(7)?

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ECDIS database issued by
hydrographic office that
contains all chart info
769 ENC SENC ECS ECN
needed for safe navigation
and may contain
supplemental info.
ECDIS level in info that
cannot be removed from
770 display; required at all Standard Display Standby Display Display Base Full Display
times and not intended for
safe navigation.
The level of database
information which cannot
be removed from the
ECDIS display and consists System
Display base Standard display Chart display
771 of information which is information
electronic
information information
required at all times in all nautical chart
geographic areas and
under all circumstances is
the:
An ECDIS is required to Water Speed of
772 Climatology data Depth contours
display which information? temperature advance
An ECDIS is required to Hydrographic
773 data
ARPA vectors Radar targets All of these
display which information?
The database information
System
that should be shown Standard display Chart display
774 Standard Display electronic
when a chart is first information information
nautical chart
displayed on ECDIS is the:
Convert
Determine true
"graphical
bearing and Determine
ECDIS must be able to Transform a local coordinates&quo
distance magnetic
775 perform all of the following datum to the t; to
between two compass
EXCEPT: WGS-'84 datum deviation "display
geographical
coordinates&quo
points
t;
Electronic Chart Electric Chart Electronic Chart Electric Chart
Display and Display and Data and Data and
776 ECDIS means:
Information Information Information Information
System System System System
Reduce the
Computerize Eliminate the
The primary function of number of Contribute to
777 shipboard need to use
ECDIS is to: persons on the safe navigation
navigation paper charts
bridge.
It is define as the level of
SENC info shown when
ECDIS first turned on; used
778 Soundings Full Display Standard Display Standby Display
for route planning and can
be modified by mariner
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Which of the following Ship Notice to
Hydrographic
779 data layer categories is hydrodynamic SENC Mariners
Office data
NOT displayed on ECDIS? information information
With respect to automatic
identification systems
Location of None of the
780 (AIS), which information is Time stamp Destination
antenna above
required to be broadcast
every 1 to 10 seconds?
With respect to automatic
identification systems
781 (AIS), which information is Name of ship IMO number Ship's heading Vessel's draft
expected to be broadcast
every 1 to 10 seconds?
Ship
An ECDIS is required to Meteorological
782 hydrodynamic Radar targets Soundings
display which information? information data
Which of the following
mode of operation for
ECDIS has been recently
783 RSDC NEC RCDS DSRC
approved by the IMO
under Resolution
MSC.86(7)?
ECDIS level in info that
cannot be removed from
784 display; required at all Standard Display Display Base Standby Display Full Display
times and not intended for
safe navigation.
The level of database
information which cannot
be removed from the
ECDIS display and consists System
Chart display Standard display Display base
785 of information which is electronic information
information information
required at all times in all nautical chart
geographic areas and
under all circumstances is
the:
An ECDIS is required to Water Speed of
786 Depth contours Climatology data
display which information? temperature advance
Auto Automatic Automatic
Automatic
787 AIS stands for _______. Investigation Identification investigation
System Identity System
System Security
ECDIS is set with a
788 performance standard by DX90 DT40 DP90 TX50
IMO called _______.
GPS satellites continually
transmit their own precise
789 SSM Almanac HDOP ephemeris
orbital data called
_______.

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IMO Resolution A817 (19)
recommends Governments
to ensure that what chart
used on ships entitles to fly British Admiralty Hydrographic
790 Electronic Chart US chart
their flag conform to the Chart Chart
performance standards not
inferior to those set out in
annex to this resolution?
It describes the minimum
Performance Standards for
ECDIS systems references International
to both hardware and ECDIS Certified IHO Special IMO Resolution Electrotechnical
791
software ENC updates Systems Publication S52 A.817(19) Commission (IEC)
user interface and the standard 61174
integration of external
devices.
a digitized compose of files
organized into the only format
Raster -scan chart data is picture of a chart that are smaller
792 many separate recognized by
_______. in one format and than the vector
files one layer IMO/IHO
files
The following units of
measure will appear on the
793 Depth Height Position Course
ECDIS chart display except
_______.
The Integrated Bridge
System that complies with
the up-to-date chart
794 ECDIS ECDISK ECDB EK1S
carrying requirements of
international law is
_______.
The position obtain from Wave and pulses World Geodetic Cross position
795 GPS are normally referred of sattelite System 1984 Sattelite transits fixes with other
to _______. system datum sattelites
The purpose of this course
is to enhance safety of
navigation by providing the
IMO Model IMO Model IMO Model IMO Model
796 knowledge and skills
Course 1.37 Course 1.47 Course 1.27 Course 1.07
necessary to fully utilize
the features of ECDIS is
called _______.
This is the digital picture of Electronic chart Raster Chart
797 ECDIS ECDISK
a chart _______. system Data
Those chart display that do
not meet the IMO
requirements for the ECDIS
798 ECS ECDIS both a and b neither a nor b
and cannot be used to
replace a paper chart is the
_______.

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What contains all the chart
information necessary for
safe navigation and may Electronic
contain supplementary Electronic Chart Navigational
799 Standard display Base display
information in additioned Systems (ECS) Chart (ENC)-S-
to that contained in the 57 vector
paper chart (e.g. sailing
directions)?
What do you call this
combination of systems
which are interconnected Raster Chart
Integrated Bridge Local Area Electronic Chart
800 to allow centralized access System (IBS)
Display Systems
Network (LAN) System (ECS)
to sensor information or (RCDS)
command/control from
workstations?
What does not contribute Atmospheric/Ion
801 to the commercial GPS Satellites orbits ospheric Ships speed Satellite clock
receiver position error? propagation
What is define as the level
of SENC info shown when
ECDIS first turned on; used
802 ENC display Display Base Standard Display none of these
for route planning and can
be modified by mariner
depending on needs?
What is the level of
database information which
cannot be removed from the
Complicated
ECDIS display and consists of Full display Display base Standard display
803 display
information which is information information information
information
required at all times in all
geographic areas and under
all circumstances?
When navigating using GPS
what is an indicator of the Horizontal Selective
804 geometry of the satellites Dilution of Doppler Shifting Precision Coding
Precision Availability
that your receiver is locked
onto?
When the electronic chart
is part of an ECDIS it must
display the minimum data Aids to Regulatory
805 Hydrography Tidal currents
required by IMO/IHO to navigation boundaries
include all of the following
except _______.
When the gyro-pilot is
used for steering what
Weather Lost motion
806 control is adjusted to Sea control Rudder control
adjustment adjustment
compensate for varying sea
conditions?
Which data must ECDIS be
Speed through Estimated time Course made
807 able to record at one- Shaft RPM
the water of arrival good history
minute intervals?

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Which is the basic
operating principle of the
808 Doppler shift Echo Phase difference Time difference
satellite navigation
system?
The selected When a chart is
Which of the following is a The smaller the The smaller the safety contour is first displayed
performance standard for wavelength is wavelength is displayed with the Standard
809
the display of SENC the more intense the weaker the greater emphasis Display at the
information? radiation is signal than other smallest scale is
contours presented.
Which of the following is
correct about GPS? ( I - it
810 maybe suspended without I only II only none of the given I and II
warning ll - It can be used
in all parts of the world)
Aside from the
requirements for the
Display Base and Standard The hydrographic
811 Display who selects the Port state control The mariner bosun office issuing the
display categories of the All ENC data
other information display
level?
In terms of ECDIS voyage
recording, what major
types of data that must be
recorded at one-minute
intervals during the
previous 12 hours?
812 I only I, II and III I and II I and III only
I. Record of own ships track
II. Record of own ships
time, position, heading,
speed
III. Record of official data
used (e.g., ENC)
A facsimile image of an
existing paper chart and all
the information and
symbology on the paper
813 chart is reproduced Mercator chart Raster Chart Composite chart Vector chart
identically on the
electronic chart and this
type of chart has no
layering of information.
A large database of
geographical information
and accesses this database Electronic
Electronic chart
814 to create a custom Vector chart Navigational Raster chart
system
electronic chart based on Chart
operator selected
parameters.

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A navigational information
system which with
adequate back-up
arrangements can be
accepted as complying
with the up-to-date chart Navigational Electronic Chart
Navigational Integrated Bridge Display and
815 required by regulation Raster Type
Satellite System System (IBS) Information
V/19_2.1.4 of the 1974 Systems System (ECDIS)
SOLAS Convention by
displaying selected
information from a system
electronic navigational
chart.
An ECDIS is required to
Hydrographic
816 display which among the Radar targets ARPA vectors All of these
data
following information?
An electronic or electric
device that indicates the magnetic
817 gyro-compass swing meter odometer
rate of turn of a vessel compass
defines a/an _________.
Can be considered any
other type of electronic Electronic
charts that does not Electronic Chart Navigational
818 Systems (ECS)
Standard display Vector chart
comply with the IMO Chart (ENC)-S-57
Performance Standard for vector
ECDIS.
Chart informations details
to be used in ECDIS should
be the latest edition of
information originated by International International
819 the government- Maritime NASA Hydrographic US Coast Guard
authorized hydrographic Organization Office
office and conform to the
standards
of(the)___________.
Countries are producing
unique digital charts based
820 on their interpretation of S-55 standards S-57 standards S-59 standards S-52 standards
IHO standards
____________.
ECDIS level in info that
cannot be removed from
complicated
821 display; What required at Display Base None of these Standard Display
displays
all times and not intended
for safe navigation?
Electric Chart Electronic Chart Electronic Chart Electric Chart
ECDIS means Data and Data and Display And Display and
822
_____________. Information Information Information Information
System System System System

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determine true
bearing and determine
ECDIS must be able to
make navigation make navigation distance magnetic
823 perform all of the following
safer more efficient between two compass
EXCEPT __________. deviation
geographical
points
Charted buoy
Physical buoy
If it is thought or known positions may locations are
ECDIS is not up
that floating aids to differ from always more
None of the to date it must
824 navigation (buoys) have charted locations reliable than own
given choices be updated by
shifted how should this be on ECDIS as ships GPS
with any type of the class
interpreted on ECDIS? position
chart information.
information.
If the electronic chart is
part of an ECDIS it must
display the minimum data aids to regulatory
825 hydrography tidal currents
required by IMO/IHO to navigation boundaries
include all of the following
EXCEPT __________.
In the ECDIS what do you
call this opportunity to and
by scrolling through the
charts to acquaint the
826 Look ahead Safety checking Cross track Error Chart selection
OOW with potential
danger areas alterations
of course crossing traffic
and so on?
It describes the ECDIS International
operational and Electrotechnical
IHO Special IMO Resolution ECDIS Certified
827 performance requirements Commission
Publication S52 A.817(19) Systems (IEC) standard
and provide methods for
the required results. 61174
ECDIS must have the
capability to preserve the
828 6 hours 24 hours 12 hours 18 hours
record of the track for the
previous __________.
ECDIS units incorporate
829 Digital Chart Data Formats, vector only vector and raster imposed viewing raster only
which include __________.
a digitized picture composed of
the only format organized into
Raster-scan chart data is of a chart in one files that are
830 recognized by many separate
__________. format and one smaller than
layer IMO/IHO files
vector files
Which of the following Notice to Ship
ECDIS warnings Hydrographic
831 data layer categories is Mariners hydrodynamic
and messages information Office data
NOT displayed on ECDIS? information

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The database resulting
from (1) the
transformation of the
electronic navigational
chart (ENC) by ECDIS for System
Chart display Standard display Display base
832 appropriate use, (2) the electronic
information information information navigational chart
updates to the ENC by
appropriate means, and (3)
the additional data added
by the mariner, is called
the ..?
The database information
System
that should be shown Standard display Display base Chart display
833 electronic
when a chart is first information information information
nautical chart
displayed on ECDIS is the..?
The level of database
information which cannot
be removed from the
ECDIS display and consists
chart display display base standard display system electronic
834 of information which is
information information information nautical chart
required at all times in all
geographic areas and
under all circumstances is
the __________.
If the ship is When the speed If the ships ETA
ECDIS must give an alarm going to reach a of a dangerous has changed All of these
835 for which of the following critical point on
the planned target exceeds a beyond the set choices
cases?
route. set limit. limit.
If the ships ETA When the speed When the
ECDIS must give an alarm specified limit for
has changed of a dangerous None of the
836 for which of the following deviation from
beyond the set target exceeds a above the planned route
cases?
limit. set limit. is exceeded.
Chart information details
to be used in ECDIS should
be the latest edition of
International International
information originated by a
837 Hydrographic Maritime NASA US Coast Guard
government-authorized Organization Organization
hydrographic office and
conform to the standards
of (the) __________.
An ECDIS is required to All of these Hydrographic
838 ARPA vectors Radar targets
display which information? choices data
Which data must ECDIS be Electronic
Course made All of these
839 able to record at one- Position choices
navigational
good history
minute intervals? chart source
An ECDIS is required to Meteorological
840 Soundings Waypoints Radar targets
display which information? data
An ECDIS is required to Water Speed of
841 Depth contours Climatology data
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Which data must ECDIS be
Course made Estimated time Speed through
842 able to record at one- good history
Shaft RPM
of arrival the water
minute intervals?
Calculation of
Conversion of
true azimuth and
Which of the following graphical Transformation
All of these distance
843 must an ECDIS system be coordinates to of local datum to
choices between two
able to perform? display WGS-84 datum
geographical
coordinates
points
Determine true
Convert
Determine bearing and
ECDIS must be able to graphical Transform a local
magnetic distance
844 perform all of the following compass
coordinates to datum to the
between two
EXCEPT. deviation. display WGS-84 datum.
geographical
coordinates.
points.
Which of the following
must the electronic chart Regulatory All of these
845 Ferry routes Hydrography choices
of an ECDIS display, as boundaries
required by IMO/IHO?
Which of the following are Notice to
All of these Hydrographic ECDIS warnings
846 data layer categories to be Mariners
choices Office data and messages
displayed on ECDIS? information
If the ship, within
When the If the ship, within
a specified time
specified limit for a specified time
ECDIS must give an alarm set by the watch
deviation from All of these set by the watch
847 for which of the following officer, is going
the planned choices officer, is going
cases? to cross the
route is to cross a safety
boundary of a
exceeded. contour.
prohibited area.
An ECDIS is required to hydrographic
848 radar targets ARPA vectors all of these
display which information? data
The database information
that should be shown
standard display chart display system electronic display base
849 when a chart is first
information information nautical chart information
displayed on ECDIS is the
__________.
Which data must ECDIS be
Speed through Course made Estimated time
850 able to record at one- Shaft RPM
the water good history of arrival
minute intervals?
The database resulting
from (1) the
transformation of the
electronic navigational
chart (ENC) by ECDIS for
display base standard display chart display system electronic
851 appropriate use, (2) the navigational chart
information information information
updates to the ENC by
appropriate means, and (3)
the additional data added
by the mariner, is called
the __________.

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Which of the following Ship Notice to
ECDIS warnings Hydrographic
852 data layer categories is hydrodynamic Mariners
information and messages Office data
NOT displayed on ECDIS? information
ECDIS units incorporate
853 Digital Chart Data Formats, vector only raster only imposed viewing vector and raster
which include __________.
The level of database
information which cannot
be removed from the
ECDIS display and consists
display base standard display chart display system electronic
854 of information which is information information information nautical chart
required at all times in all
geographic areas and
under all circumstances is
the __________.
If the electronic chart is
part of an ECDIS, it must
display the minimum data regulatory aids to
855 hydrography tidal currents
required by IMO/IHO, to boundaries navigation
include all of the following
EXCEPT __________.
When the speed If the ship is If the ships ETA
ECDIS must give an alarm
of a dangerous going to reach a has changed
856 for which of the following all of the options
target exceeds a critical point on beyond the set
cases? the planned route
set limit limit
Bridge officers have three
main duties as set forth in
the ECDIS and the
integrated bridge system.
857 II only III only I and II only I and III
Which of the following
system is NOT included? I.
Navigation II. Chart Work
III. Ship Management
Which of the following
statement is/are true with
regards to the ECDIS in the
integrated Bridge System? I
This will not lower the
Neither I nor II
858 overall worked load of the II only I and II are true I only
are true
bridge officer II It increases
the percentage of the time
that bridge officers can
devote to collision
avoidance
The following units of
measure will appear on the
859 Course Position Depth Height
ECDIS chart display
EXCEPT:
RNC charts can be used for Only if approved Only together
860 FALSE TRUE
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Put the rudder
Initiate a
hard over to the
What should you do when "Mayday" call to
Throw a red flare side where the Call for help and
861 you see a person fall alert other keep the victim in
to the victim victim fell and sight
overboard at night? vessels in the
start the
vicinity
Scharnow turn
Immediately after
abandoning a vessel,
Survivors in the
862 lookouts should be posted Food and water Land Bad weather
water
aboard liferafts to look for
__________.
After abandoning ship, you
Keep personnel
should deploy the sea Navigate against Stay in the keep the liferaft
863 from getting general location
anchor from a liferaft to the current from capsizing
seasick
__________.
No additional
Which step should be Program the Place the SART steps are needed Alert the U.S.
taken, if possible, when the SART and EPIRB and EPIRB in the as the SART and Coast Guard by
"ON" position
864 vessel must be abandoned to transmit the EPIRB will both using the survival
and secure them
because of a distress vessel's location to the survival automatically craft's portable
situation? and situation. craft. float free and INMARSAT unit.
operate properly.
When abandoning ship,
take a vote on go in one
after launching the motor plot a course for stay in the
865 which direction direction until
lifeboat you should the nearest land immediate area
you should go fuel runs out
__________.
You must shore up the
collision bulkhead due to
solid flooding forward. The
bulkhead approximates an approximately evenly over the approximately
two-thirds of the at the bottom of
866 inverted triangle. The surface of the halfway up the
way up the the bulkhead
center of pressure of the bulkhead bulkhead bulkhead
shores on the bulkhead
should be located
__________.
You are trying to rescue at a speed of at
at a speed of at to windward of
survivors from a wrecked most one-half to leeward of the
867 least that of the the wrecked
vessel on fire. You should that of the vessel wrecked vessel
wrecked vessel
approach __________. wrecked vessel
You are underway when a
fire breaks out in the put the vessel's keep going at abandon ship to
868 forward part of your stern into the call for assistance
wind half speed windward
vessel. If possible you
should __________.
Wait until the
A crew member has just stern is well clear
Immediately put Immediately put Immediately put
fallen overboard off your of the man and
869 the rudder over the engine the rudder over
port side. Which action hardleft. then put the
hardrigth. astern.
should you take? rudder over hard
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A report of casualty to a The name of the
An evaluation of The amount of The estimated
870 vessel must include owner or agent of
who was at fault ballast on board cost of damage the vessel
_____________ .?
You collide with
Which situation requires Your vessel is at Storm damage to A seaman slips a buoy and drag
anchor and the cargo winch on ice on deck it off station with
you to furnish a notice of
871 grounds at low motors requiring and sprains his no apparent
marine casualty to the tide with no repairs costing ankle, requiring damage to the
coast guard? apparent damage $19,000 an ace bandage vessel or to the
buoy
The abbreviation HEL-H of
helicopter radius of action 100 nm and 200 nm and 500 nm and 150 nm and
for rescue purposes. What capacity for capacity for capacity for capacity for
872 evacuating more
are the radius and evacuating more evacuating more evacuating more
evacuating capacity of the than 10 persons. then 15 persons. than 25 persons. than 12 persons.
helicopter?
Reports to the After logging the Report to the
What will be the action of Charterers the other vessel's Owners the The stable vessel
should standby to
873 each vessel after the incident and name, leave and incident and
assist the vessel
collision accident? continue the continue the continue the in most distress
voyage voyage voyage
When a crew member who
is conscious has fallen
Astern and the Just off the bow Ahead and the Just off the bow
overboard is being picked
874 victim just off the and the victim to victim just the and the victim to
up by a lifeboat, how leeward
bow bow windward
should the boat approach
with the wind?
The shipboard general
alarm system must receive
the emergency an auxiliary the ship's service
875 its main source of power a storage battery
generator generator generator
from which of the
following?
A continuous sounding of a requesting the
without engines
876 fog whistle by a vessel anchored in distress draw span bridge
and drifting
indicates that a vessel is: to be opened
Which of the following
smoke signals can be given orange colored green colored
877 smoke
black smoke blue smoke
off by a vessel in distress or smoke
in need of assistance?
When beaching a vessel
and the vessel is heavily
parallel to the
878 trimmed by the head, head on bow first stern first
beach
beaching __________ may
be advantageous.
What will be your first
Sound the
action to alarm the persons Call the Bosun to Call the Engine
879 Call the Master general alarm
on board when your vessel dropped anchor system room
runs aground?
What would be your stop engine and
put engine call the coast call your ship
880 immediate action upon astern, if tide is
call at tug boat
guard owner
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change from low change from high
When vessel is stranded, the always keep the level water level water
change watch
881 engineers should be warned engines at full intakes to high intakes to low
every 4 hours
to: astern level water level water
intakes intakes
After grounding, the extent checking if the taking sounding testing if the
sounding of all
882 of the damage to the vessel engine room of around the engine is still
compartments
can determined by: flooded vessels working
Upon colliding with another
vessel in calm weather, the
engines should be stopped. close watertight inform the crew put the engines sound general
883
Which of the following doors of the situation astern alarm
would NOT immediately be
done?
Your vessel have been in
collision with an other Send a distress Assist your
message and Collect your own Just jump over
vessel. You are taking in friends to collect
884 collect survival personal board and be
water and you have to suits / thermal their personal
belongings ready
prepare for leaving the bags belongings
vessel. How will you act?
come astern in
If the ship's bow has
order to get clear stay in place in communicate
penetrated the side of the order to plug the lower lifeboat in
885 of the other hole on the other
with the other
other ship in a collision it the water
vessel to avoid vessel vessel
would be safe to:
further damage
Which of the following is Continuous
Flames from the
886 NOT considered as distress Green star shells sounding of a A flag over a ball
vessel
signal? whistle
Among the listed, which one Continuous
Flames from the
887 is NOT a way to signal A flag over a ball Green star shells sounding of a
vessel
distress? whistle
The abbreviation HEL-H of
helicopter radius of action 150 nm and 200 nm and 100 nm and 500 nm and
for rescue purposes. What capacity for capacity for capacity for capacity for
888
are the radius and evacuating more evacuating more evacuating more evacuating more
evacuating capacity of the than 12 persons. then 15 persons. than 10 persons. than 25 persons.
helicopter?
Reports to the After logging the Report to the
What will be the action of The stable vessel Charterers the other vessel's Owners the
should standby to
889 each vessel after the assist the vessel
incident and name, leave and incident and
collision accident? in most distress continue the continue the continue the
voyage voyage voyage
When a crew member who
is conscious has fallen
Just off the bow Astern and the Ahead and the Just off the bow
overboard is being picked up
890 and the victim to victim just off the victim just the and the victim to
by a lifeboat, how should
windward bow bow leeward
the boat approach with the
wind?
The shipboard general alarm
system must receive its a storage the emergency an auxiliary the ship's service
891
main source of power from battery generator generator generator
which of the following?

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A continuous sounding of a requesting the
without engines
892 fog whistle by a vessel in distress draw span bridge anchored
and drifting
indicates that a vessel is: to be opened
Which of the following
smoke signals can be given green colored orange colored
893 blue smoke black smoke
off by a vessel in distress or smoke smoke
in need of assistance?
When beaching a vessel
and the vessel is heavily
parallel to the
894 trimmed by the head, stern first bow first head on
beach
beaching __________ may
be advantageous.
What will be your first
Sound the
action to alarm the persons Call the Bosun to Call the Engine
895 Call the Master general alarm
on board when your vessel dropped anchor system room
runs aground?
What would be your stop engine and
call your ship call the coast put engine
896 immediate action upon call at tug boat
owner guard astern, if tide is
stranding your vessel? falling
change from low change from high
When vessel is stranded, level water level water always keep the
change watch
897 the engineers should be intakes to high intakes to low engines at full
level water every 4 hours
warned to: level water astern
intakes intakes
After grounding, the extent testing if the checking if the taking sounding
sounding of all
898 of the damage to the engine is still engine room of around the compartments
vessel can determined by: working flooded vessels
Upon colliding with
another vessel in calm
weather, the engines sound general put the engines close watertight inform the crew
899
should be stopped. Which alarm astern doors of the situation
of the following would NOT
immediately be done?
Your vessel have been in
collision with an other Send a distress Assist your
message and Collect your own Just jump over
vessel. You are taking in friends to collect
900 collect survival personal board and be
water and you have to suits / thermal their personal
belongings ready
prepare for leaving the bags belongings
vessel. How will you act?
come astern in
If the ship's bow has
communicate order to get clear stay in place in
penetrated the side of the lower lifeboat in order to plug the
901 with the other of the other
other ship in a collision it the water hole on the other
vessel vessel to avoid vessel
would be safe to:
further damage
Which of the following is Continuous
902 NOT considered as distress Green star shells A flag over a ball sounding of a
signal? whistle
Among the listed, which Continuous
Flames from the
903 one is NOT a way to signal Green star shells sounding of a A flag over a ball
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Which of the following
information is NOT direct dangers to
904 Ice derelicts engine failure
required in reporting navigation
danger messages?
What is the possible Starboard tank / Center tank is Due to the wind Normal causes
damaged of a vessel ballast is
905 breached and blowing from for she is
aground listing to breached and
taking in water taking in water portside grounded
starboard side?
This system divides the
crew into teams which
should be trained in their emergency emergency
emergency gear
906 various functions so that maneuver back-up team segregation
system
when an emergency system system
occurs, the whole crew
swings into actions.
If you cannot get
clear Run the engine Switch to the
Your vessel has grounded immediately, full astern to high suction for
all of the choices
907 on a bar. What should you lighten the ship keep from being condenser
are correct circulating water,
do? by pumping all set further onto
ballast the bar. if it is submerged.
overboard.
While your vessel is
underway at sea and one immediately
of your crew member falls immediately immediately position your
throw the crew immediately
908 overboard from the begin backing vessel to
member a life apply left rudder
starboard side. What preserver your engines windward and
should be the FIRST thing begin recovery
to do?
Wait until the
Which of the following
stern is well clear
action should you take if a Immediately put Immediately put Immediately put
of the man and
909 crew member has just the engines the rudder over the rudder over
then put the hard port
fallen overboard off your astern hard starboard
rudder over hard
port side?
starboard
Wait until the
A person has just fallen stern is well clear
Immediately put Immediately put Immediately put
overboard off your of the man and
910 the engines the rudder over the rudder over
starboard side. Which then put the hard starboard
astern hard port
action should you take? rudder over hard
port
Upon stranding, the
engines should be stopped.
It should be put astern if
the tide is falling to see if
it may stir up it may make
the engines will it may damage it may damage
911 sands that may tremendous
immediately re-float. the rudder block condensers the propeller
vibrations
However, under no
circumstances will be
engines be put astern for a
long period. Why?

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You are Senior Deck Officer
onboard a merchant Alarm the rescue Call the
vessel. During the night centre and Leave the
Just wait for company, explain
912 you have been in collision commence position as fast
assistance the situation and
with a sail boat. There is no searching for any as possible
survivals ask for orders
sign of life in the water.
What will you do?
What a rescue person use
if he has to jump into the survival suit and
913 lifeline survival suit lifeline
lifejacket
water in order to assist a
survivor?
When vessel is stranded,
discharge or probable nearest
nearest coast nearest NCB nearest US coast
914 discharge of harmful classification
radio station surveyor guard
substances should be society
reported to the:
discharge or
probable survival craft
discharge of should be made owners to be
Which of the following immediately sail
harmful ready for informed of all
915 actions is NOT to be taken away from the
substances to be abandoning ship scene details about the
following a collision:
reported to the or assisting crew collision
nearest coast of the other ship
radio station
When a parallel track
search pattern is being
In the same In the opposite Perpendicular to
carried out, the course of
916 direction as the direction of the the line of Downwind
the search units should anticipated drift anticipated drift anticipated drift
normally be which of the
following?
When beaching a ship to
avoid immediate danger of
foundering, it is ideal to do
so at/on __________ so high water or
917 spring tide full moon neap tide
that the ship settles slowly, falling tide
rather than drive her hard
ashore and strain the
bottom plating.
What action should the
Check tank
engineers take when your Stop main engine Standby engine
sounding to Change over to
918 vessel is underway in a and engage for any order
turning gear determine do supply
channel and all of a sudden from the bridge
damages
the vessel runs a ground?
This emergency team may
be needed to provide
support by carrying if all efforts to
save the vessel support control
919 additional equipment to control team reserve team
prove to be team
the fist team, to provide unsuccessful
stretcher bearers and to
relieve injured or tire men.

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swing out
transmit lifeboats, ensure
In the event of a collision, hoist the three
MAYDAY or that no
after the impact, which of close all red lights in a
920 PA_PAN signals, premature vertical line, one
the following should NOT watertight doors
even if not in abandonment above the other
be done?
distress takes place and
prepare life rafts
You should In small, shallow-
always place The ship pickup
Which of the following draft vessels, the The ship pickup
your vessel is difficult with
statements concerning a man overboard is faster than
921 upwind of a very large vessels
man overboard emergency survivor in the should be picked using a small
due to the lack of
is FALSE? water to create a up on the boat
maneuverability
lee weather bow
If a crewmember has fallen
overboard during the The turn
The turn enables You will have You will be in a
hours of darkness and you provides the
you to reverse enough time to reciprocal course
immediately execute a maximum
922 course in the maneuver to and nearly on the
Williamson turn, what is coverage of the track line run
shortest possible close in on the
the primary advantage of area to be during the night
time man for rescue
this maneuver under these searched
circumstance exams?
to allow crew
members and to allow another
In the event of collision in ship time to to allow coast
passengers to the colliding ship
calm weather, the colliding assess the guards to assess
923 transfer from the must pull out
ship should generally damage or who is to blame
holed vessel to immediately prepare to
remain embedded: on the collision
the colliding abandon ship
vessel
What is NOT correct while Report the Watertight doors Lights / shapes
924 the vessel is dealing with accident to the Engine stopped
Charterers closed exhibited
emergencies in stranding?
Find out from
officers and crew
Your vessel has been Write down the who have been in
Write down all
involved in a collision. As story as connection with
the facts you the collision,
master you have to write favorable as
have collected, Write continually what they have
about the accident in the possible seen
and also write in the log-book seen, so that
925 log-book. In order to only from your own
down your own as soon as the detailed and
write the facts in the log- point of view. complete
opinion about accidents happen
book, which of the Make sure that description of the
the
following procedures do your log-book sequence of
circumstances events can be
you find most correct? tells your story
entered in the
log-book
A report of casualty to a The name of the b. the amount of a. the estimated an evaluation of
926 vessel must include owner or agent of
the vessel ballast on board cost of damage who was at fault
__________.
According to the rules of
GMDSS the frequency regular
927 piracy attack alerting distress traffic
2187.5 kHz is used for communication
_______.

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Fire in an engine
Closing the Increasing the air
compartment is best Completely Leaving the
compartment flow to the
928 extinguished with carbon closing the compartment
compartment except for the compartment by
dioxide gas (CO2) and by open to the air
ventilators blowers
_______.
If your ship is in collision in Go as soon as
Inform the other
the waters of a foreign Render possible to the Enter a
vessel of the
nations which of the assistance to the nearest witnessed
929 name of your appropriate port
following is NOT a legal other ship if statement in the
ship and other to report to the
responsibility for the practicable official log book
details authorities
MASTER?
On a falling tide The engineers
On stranding the following The general should not
Watertight doors the engines
930 are measures to be taken alarm be change to high
be locked. should be put full level water
except _______. sounded.
astern. intakes.
There has been The man can be The turn is
The Scharnow turn should sufficient time The vessel has
kept in sight started
be used in a man elapsed since the twin screws to
931 man went over to
from the bridge immediately
overboard situation only assist in making
complete the while when the man
when? the turn.
maneuver. maneuvering. goes over.
What condition under the
main propulsion plant
low voltage Dead ship power surge
932 boilers and auxiliaries are condition
Critical condition
condition condition
not in operation due to the
absence of power?
That people
What is most important That people That people
That people are know where to
933 when preparing for know where to listen to orders
well trained. find designated
emergencies? muster. given.
equipment.
What is one of the most
dangerous state of a
934 human being may suffer if Hypothermia Influenza Cold Broken limb
in sea water awaiting
rescue?
What must be accurately
The operation of
determined to assess the The capacity of The integrity of the machinery
935 potential for progressive the water All of the above. the watertight
boundaries. space bilge level
flooding after your vessel sprinkler system.
alarms.
has been damaged?
What safety devise when
activated in a distress
situation responds to radar
Search and
interrogation by
936 smoke signal rescue radar Epirb beacon All of these
transmitting a swept transponder
frequency signal which
generates 12 blips code on
a radar screen?
What sound signal shall be
3 long blasts 6 short blasts 2 short blasts 4 short blasts
937 used on ships whistle when repeatedly. repeatedly. repeatedly. repeatedly.
man-over-board?

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When a rescue vessel
approaches a lifeboat in wait for calmer
approach on the do not approach weather before approach on the
938 heavy seas the person in transferring
windward side the lifeboat leeward side
charge of the lifeboat personnel
should :
When abandoning ship in utilize inflate the life
embarcation wear a type II do not abandon
cold waters what actions raft on deck
ladders or a fire PFD and carry an the vessel until
939 can be taken to minimize hose to lower
board the raft
immersion suit help arrives on
the effects of entering the yourself to a and wait for the
with you scene
water? survival craft vessel to sink
When personnel are lifted take in the sea deflate the floor inflate the floor
remove their life
by a helicopter from an anchor to of the raft to of the raft to
preservers to
940 inflatable liferaft the prevent fouling reduce the provide for
prepare for the danger of the raft
personnel on the raft of the rescue additional
transfer overturning
should __________. sling stability
When receiving station can
Keep Code Raise and lower
not distinguished the signal
941 pennant at the Hoist ZL Hoist ZQ the answering
what signal flag is to be dip pennant
hoisted?
Which emergency A self-contained A boat hook and
A Stokes litter A fire ax and/or
942 equipment should you breathing a spanner cutting torch
basket
keep near the towing bitts? apparatus (SCBA) wrench
Which type of emergency
equipment is independent
AllService Gas service gas mask Oxygen
of outside air and suited
943 Masks (Navy used by caost face mask Breathing
for use in a compartment Apparatus
type) guards
readiness for launching
with oxygen?
Who makes decisions on
how the operation has to Pilot of the Master of the
944 Shipowner Superintendent
be carried out in a helicopter ship
helicopter rescue?
If the towline is Order minimum
Order minimum Order minimum properly turns until the
turns until the
turns until the catenary almost adjusted and towing hawser is
You are attempting to take
towing hawser is breaks the water weighted you just clear of the
a dead ship in tow. All
taut and then then stop. Order can order slow or water then
945 lines have been passed and more turns as the dead slow and
continue at that reduce speed to
secured. How should you hawser slackens the towline will
speed until that necessary to
get underway? but keep the
towing speed is act as a spring to keep the line
catenary in the
attained. water. absorb the initial clear of the
shock. water.
The anchor cable
You are on a vessel that The anchor cable The anchor cable
The strain of the should be veered
has broken down and are should be veered should be led out
tow is taken by enough to allow
preparing to be taken in enough to allow through a chock
the riding pawl the towline
946 tow. You will use your chain stopper
the towline if possible to
connection to be
anchor cable as part of the and anchor connection to be avoid a sharp nip
immediately
towline. Which statement windlass brake. just forward of at the hawsepipe
astern of the
is TRUE? your bow. lip.
towing vessel.

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You are proceeding to a
distress site where the Steering a zigzag Dumping debris
survivors are in liferafts. course with 5 to Steering a over the side to Making smoke in
947
Which action will assist in 10 minutes on sinuous course. make a trail to daylight.
making your vessel more each leg. your vessel.
visible to the survivors?
You are proceeding to the
area of reported distress.
When you arrive at the
reported position you find
two other vessels have also Parallel track Expanding
948 Sector search Track crawl
arrived in the area but the search square
vessel in distress is not
sighted. What type of
search should be
conducted?
His/her
He/she must
You are signing on a deck You must consult Merchant have an STCW He/she must
officer who will be the List of Mariners certificate present either an
designated as one of the Qualifications on Document must endorsed as FCC-issued
949 Valid for Service license or a Coast
GMDSS operators before the reverse of have an added
sailing foreign. Which his/her FCC- endorsement as on Vessels Guard-issued
Operating in the
statement is true? issued license. Radio Electronics license.
GMDSS System.
Officer.
You are the Senior Deck
Check with the
Officer of a vessel involved
pilot or any
in a collision. All necessary Dont talk to the
That you are witnesses about Name and Port of
actions to ensure safety of Sen. Deck Off. on
950 sorry for the their registry of your
crew and vessel has been the other vessel vessel.
collision. consideration of
taken. What shall you then at all.
whom to blame
tell the Sen. Deck Off. on
for the collision.
the other vessel?
Your sailing vessel is
docked during a storm and
midway between
is in continuous motion. If where it is made
951 at the chock at the eye the vessel and
a mooring line parts due to fast on the vessel
the dock
vessel motion it will most
likely do so _______.
Your ship has run aground
and it is necessary to open the tap the bulkhead
open a hatch dog
determine whether or not feel the bulkhead watertight door with a hammer
952 on the side of the
a compartment has to see if it is hot hinges and take a quick to check for a
flooded. Therefore you look water level
should _______.
A DSC distress alert
For a good
message received contains For a good connection
the connection aerial none of the The ship has
953 transmitting
information__________ transmitting has above grounded
to be earthed receiving has to
GROUNDING. This means
be earthed
that __________.

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A proper working of the
406 MHz Cospas-Sarsat
EPIRB can be tested: I.
Monthly test transmissions I and II are
954 II only Neither I nor II I only
from RCCs as per correct
regulation II. Test-
transmissions from Cospas-
Sarsat satellites.
A distress alert has
accidentally been sent with
turn on alwys the wait until an RCC any of these turn off the
955 the Inmarsat-C installation.
transmitter reports options transmitter
One should
now__________
A distress alert on board
may only be transmitted the navigating
956 the captain The chief officer The Charterer
on explicit order officer on duty
of__________.
A distress alert sent by
957 Inmarsat to an RCC is sent NCS LUT VHF INMARSAT
via__________.
OSC from the
A distress-call onboard via the O.O.W RCC concerned the master
958 RCC may only be given deems it all of the options
necessary invites the allows
Receipt if__________.
vessels
A DSC distress alert single
automatically automatically automatically
frequency call attempt is
not repeated repeated after 2 repeated after 1 repeated after 3
959 awaiting to 1 and a half
automatically to 1 and a half to 1 and a half
acknowledgement_______ minutes
minutes minutes
___.
A DSC-notice should be
960 sent on VHF- 16 37 57 67
channel__________.
A MF/HF-DSC multi- be repeated after be repeated after be repeated after
961 frequency call attempt 1 to 1 and a half not be repeated 1 to 2 and a half 2 to 3 and a half
may__________. minutes minutes minutes
immediately run to the radio
A person who sees go to the bridge call for help and
jump in the room to send an
962 someone fall overboard for the distress keep the
water to assist emergency individual in sight
should __________. flares
the individual message
A received DSC distress
alert contains the following
information__________ any of these the position is altitude is
963 time is unknown
UNDESIGNATED DISTRESS options unknown unknown
Of this distress
case__________.
A SART must be visible on
the ship s radar from a
964 30 miles 50 miles 20 miles 10 miles
distance of at
least__________.

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A ship in distress should
transmit the appropriate
alarm signal followed by
the distress call and
message on one or all of
the international distress
frequencies. Which of the I and II are
965 Neither I nor II I only II only
frequencies are in correct
accordance with the
present
recommendations? I. 500
kHz 2182 kHz and 156.8
MHz II. 550 kHz 2182 kHz
and 121.5 MHz
According to the rule of
on-scene any of these
966 GMDSS channel 70 is used distress traffic alerting
communication options
for__________.
According to the rules of
GMDSS all vessels have to on both sides an at least three life rings on both
967 EPIRB
all of the options
be equipped mariphones side of the wings
with__________
According to the rules of
GMDSS the frequency regular
968 piracy attack distress traffic alerting
2187.5 kHz is used communication
for__________.
According to the rules of
GMDSS the required radio- the sea area of the l.o.a. of the
969 the vessel
their tonnage type of vessel
equipment depends mainly vessel
on__________.
According to the rules of
GMDSS vessels are
equipped with certain the l.o.a. of the the sea area of
970 their tonnage type of vessel
radio-communication vessel the vessel
devices depending
on__________.
According to the rules of
GMDSS on behalf of a safe
navigation continuous
971 16 70 15 87
listening service must be
maintained on mariphone
channel__________
What condition does a
weather-tight door on a
none of the In any sea In 100 knot
972 vessel must not allow In 70 knot winds
above condition winds
water to penetrate into the
unit?
What is a maritime radio
warning consisting of a Maritime Safety
Digital Selective
973 series of coast stations Information AMVER NAVTEX
Calling (DSC)
transmitting radio teletype (MSI)
safety messages?

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What is the channel used
for Digital selective calling
974 Channel 70 Channel 16 Channel 13 Channel 69
for Distress Safety and
Calling?
run to the radio immediately
A person who sees go to the bridge call for help and
room to send an jump in the
975 someone fall overboard for the distress keep the
emergency water to assist individual in sight
should __________. flares
message the individual
Seeing that all hands are
familiar with their duties,
department
976 as specified in the muster Chief Mate Master safety officer
heads
list, is the responsibility of
the __________.
Preparation of muster lists
and signing of same is the Master of the Chief Officer of owner of the United States
977 vessel
responsibility of the the vessel vessel Coast Guard
__________.
Listing of Duties and Use and
Which information MUST
approved station of each Names of all application of
978 be entered on the muster person during
emergency crew members special
list? emergencies
equipment equipment
When a man who is
conscious has fallen
just off the bow astern and the ahead and the just off the bow
overboard is being picked
979 and the victim to victim just off the victim just off the and the victim to
up by a lifeboat, the boat leeward bow bow windward
should approach with the
wind __________.
You are picking up an
unconscious person that
has fallen overboard in a
wind on your victim to wind on your
980 fresh breeze. For safety windward
victim to leeward
starboard side port side
reasons a small craft
should approach with the
__________.
following
Control of flooding should only if a threat following control
981 restoration of of fire
first
be addressed __________. exists
vital services
A person has fallen
overboard and is being
picked up with a lifeboat.
the most direct an approach an approach an approach
982 If the person appears in
approach from leeward from windward across the wind
danger of drowning, the
lifeboat should make
__________.
The Muster List (Station
Bill) shows each persons
instructions for the time each
lifeboat station, duties all emergency
983 work schedule lowering the weekly drill will
during abandonment, basic signals
lifeboats be held
instructions, and
__________.

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Each crewmember has an
assigned firefighting Certificate of
984 muster list fire fighting plan shipping articles
station. This assignment is Inspection
shown on the __________.
The muster list must be
Coast Guard
posted in conspicuous
985 Officer approving safety officer owner Master
locations and signed by the
the bill
__________.
You are on watch at sea at Proceed to the Sound the fire
Shut down the
night, and a fire breaks out space and alarm signal to
986 cargo hold Call the Master.
in #3 hold. What would inspect the extent rouse out all
of the fire. ventilation.
you NOT do immediately? hands.
If you saw flames aboard a vessel was
vessel was being
vessel but could see the attempting to vessel required
crew was trying illuminated for
987 vessel was not on fire, you attract the immediate
to get warm assistance identification by
would know that the attention of a
aircraft
__________. pilot boat
If you cannot get
Switch to the clear Run the engine
Your vessel has grounded high suction for immediately, full astern to
988 on a bar. What should you All of the above condenser lighten the ship keep from being
do? circulating water, by pumping all set further onto
if it is submerged. ballast the bar.
overboard.
Wait until the
A crew member has just stern is well clear
Immediately put Immediately put Immediately put
fallen overboard off your of the man and
989 the rudder over the rudder over the engines
port side. Which action hard left. then put the
hard right. astern.
should you take? rudder over hard
right.
You receive word that a
person has fallen
sound the man put the engines put the wheel
990 overboard from the notify the Master
overboard alarm full astern hard right
starboard side. You should
FIRST __________.
Pay out the Immediately
Which action should be
towline until the Sever the head for the Contact the
991 taken FIRST if your tow is sunken tow towline. nearest Coast Guard.
sinking in shallow water? reaches bottom. shoreline.
If theres a fire aboard your have passengers
notify the Coast cut off air supply
992 vessel, you should FIRST put on life sound the alarm
Guard to the fire
__________. preservers
If you have a fire in the secure the fuel discharge the
maneuver your have all of your
engine room, your FIRST supply and fixed CO2 system
993 ventilation to the
vessel into the crew get into the
act should be to into the engine
engine room wind liferaft
__________. room
What should be used to
steer an open lifeboat if
994 Daggerboard Steering oar Spare rudder Sea anchor
the rudder becomes lost or
damaged?

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A fire starts on your vessel attempt to
sound the stop the determine the
995 while refueling. You general alarm
extinguish the
ventilation source of the fire
should FIRST __________. fire
attempt to put
There is a fire in the crews ventilate the close all the fire out
prepare to ventilation to the
996 quarters of your vessel. quarters as much quarters if
yourself before
abandon ship
You should __________. as possible possible sounding the
alarm
If your vessel is aground at
the bow, it would be
997 preferable that any weight All of the above stern mid-section bow
removals be made from
the __________.
You have abandoned ship. separate the
There are several rafts in secure the rafts rafts as much as transfer all transfer all the
together to keep
998 the water. One of the possible to supplies to one injured to one
them from drifting
FIRST things to do is apart increase chances raft raft
__________. of detection
Your vessel has been holed
in #1 hold and partially
flooded. The hole is
plugged against further Factor of
Lost buoyancy Compartment Added weight
999 flooding. In calculating the subdivision method
method standard method
effect of the flooding on method
your transverse stability,
you should use which
method?
Lifeboat covers
or canopies Fresh water may
Which statement Fresh water may should be be collected from Seawater should
1000 concerning the sources of be obtained from washed with rain condensation never be
drinking water is FALSE? fish. before drinking inside the consumed.
water is liferaft.
collected.
What should be your FIRST Confine it by
Attempt to put
1001 action if you discover a fire Call the Master. Sound the alarm. closing doors,
out the fire.
aboard ship? ports, vents, etc.
You are underway at sea
when a fire is reported in change course to
remain on course change course
the forward part of the remain on course put the wind on
1002 but decrease and put the stern
vessel. The wind is from and hold speed either beam and to the wind
speed
dead ahead at 20 knots. increase speed
You should __________.
After a collision or accident
involving an uninspected
vessel, regulations require serious danger to
further damaging creating a panic
1003 that the operator assist his or her own undue delay
vessel the other vessel on either vessel
persons affected, but only
if the operator can do so
without __________.

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You are Senior Deck Officer Make sure your
Start an vessel and crew
/ Duty officer onboard one Continue the
Call the Company argument with are safe and then
1004 of the vessels involved in a voyage to your
Office. the other vessel offer your
collision. How will you act destination. assistance to the
about fault.
just after the collision? other vessel.
You are Senior Deck Officer
When wind and
on a laden tanker. You Level in the tank current are taken
have just been in a to be reduced as Shut down non- into
collision, and have a big much as possible Call company for
1005 essential air consideration,
leakage under waterline. to reduce/stop advice.
any further oil intakes. estimate the
What should you do to
spill. expected oil slick
reduce the pollution as
movement.
much as possible?
Check your own
You are Senior Deck Officer vessel for any Commence
Leave the other
on a vessel and you have Stay close to the loss of life, arguing with the
vessel because
been in collision with an other vessel and danger of other
1006 the other vessel
other vessel. The other commence fire explosion and Sen.Off.Deck
offer your was to blame for
vessel is on fire. What will fighting. about the reason
assistance to the the collision.
you do? for the collision.
other vessel.
You are Senior Deck Officer
onboard a merchant Alarm the rescue Just do nothing Call the
vessel. During the night centre and Leave the
on your own; company, explain
1007 you have been in collision commence position as fast
searching for any wait for the situation and
with a sail boat. There is no as possible.
survivals. assistance. ask for orders.
sign of life in the water.
What will you do?
You are the Senior Deck
Check with the
Officer of a vessel involved
pilot, or any
in a collision. All necessary Dont talk to the
That you are Name and Port of witnesses, about
actions to ensure safety of Sen. Deck Off. on
1008 sorry for the registry of your their
crew and vessel has been the other vessel vessel.
collision. consideration of
taken. What shall you then at all.
whom to blame
tell the Sen. Deck Off. on
for the collision.
the other vessel?
You are the Senior Deck
Officer on vessel A and you
have been involved in By doing nothing By putting the
collision with vessel B. Your Asking any other and hope that vessel mooring
by throwing
cargo is fuel oil. The oil vessel for the current will ropes as an oil
1009 chemicals on the
cargo is leaking out and the immediately move the oil slick boom around the
water. vessel and the oil
weather condition is good. help. into the open
slick.
What will you do to avoid sea.
the oil to reach and pollute
the coast line?

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Do not tell
anybody
Your vessel has been To make sure
Do not reply to anything, except
involved in a collision, and any questions that all parties
You shall only tell representatives
at first opportunity a lot of from outside are informed
them the truth from the main
1010 people from outsides parties, except about the facts,
the Solicitor and nothing but newspapers,
parties are asking show them the
appointed by the truth. radio and TV.
questions. What shall you extracts of the
your company. Remember, the
tell them? log-book.
people have the
right to know.
Find out from
officers and crew
Your vessel has been Write down the who have been in
Write down all
involved in a collision. As story as connection with
the facts you the collision,
master you have to write favourable as Write continually
have collected, what they have
about the accident in the possible seen in the log-book
and also write seen, so that
1011 log-book. In order to only from your own as soon as the
down your own detailed and
write the facts in the log- point of view. accidents complete
opinion about
book, which of the Make sure that happen. description of the
the
following procedures do your log-book sequence of
circumstances. events can be
you find most correct? tells your story.
entered in the
log-book.
Your vessel has run
aground and is touching
bottom for the first one-
quarter of its length. What Flood an after Discharge
Pump out the Shift deck cargo
1012 is the LEAST desirable double bottom forward deck
tank. forepeak tank. aft.
method from the cargo.
standpoint of stability to
decrease the bottom
pressure?
Your vessel has run hard
aground in an area subject Flood empty
Shift weight aft tanks to increase Continue backing Wait for high tide
to heavy wave action.
1013 to reduce the bottom pressure to scour out the and then try
Backing full astern failed to and prevent
forward draft. bottom. backing.
free her. Which action inshore creep.
should be taken next?
After grounding, the extent
Checking if the Testing if the Taking sounding
of the damage to the Sounding of all
1014 compartments.
engine room is engine is still around the
vessel can be determined
flooded. working. vessels.
by:
The engineers On a falling tide,
On stranding, the following should not The general
Watertight doors the engines
1015 are measures to be taken change to high alarm be
be locked. level water should be put full
EXCEPT: sounded.
intakes. astern.
To turn over an inflatable
liferaft that is upside down,
1016 righting strap canopy manropes sea painter
you should pull on the
__________.

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What is one of the most
dangerous state of a
1017 human being may suffer if Influenza Cold Broken limb Hypothermia
in sea water awaiting
rescue?
When a rescue vessel
approaches a lifeboat in wait for calmer
do not approach approach on the weather before approach on the
1018 heavy seas, the person in
the lifeboat windward side transferring leeward side
charge of the lifeboat personnel
should :
What shall a rescue person
use if he has to jump into survival suit and
1019 lifeline
lifejacket lifeline survival suit
the water in order to assist
a survivor?
When personnel are lifted Take in the sea Deflate the floor Inflate the floor
Remove their
by a helicopter from an anchor to of the raft to of the raft to
lifejackets to
1020 inflatable life raft, the prevent fouling reduce the provide for
danger of the prepare for the
personnel on the raft of the rescue additional
raft. transfer.
should: sling. stability.
Attempt to call Approach with
the vessel on Proceed on Attempt to call
You are approaching caution because
VHF present course the vessel on
another vessel and see that the vessel is
radiotelephone and speed since VHF
1021 it has the signal flag O and begin a
stopped and
the vessel is radiotelephone
hoisted. What is your next search because making no way
requesting a because it is
action? the vessel has a through the
pilot. disabled.
man overboard. water.
It is the best turn It requires the It returns the
It is the slowest
Which statement about to use when the highest degree of vessel to the
of the methods
1022 the Williamson turn is victim is not in shiphandling original track-line
used in turning skills to
FALSE? sight due to on a reciprocal
the vessel. accomplish.
reduced visibility. course.
You are picking up an
unconscious person that
has fallen overboard in a
wind on your victim to wind on your
1023 fresh breeze. For safety victim to leeward
starboard side windward port side
reasons a small craft
should approach with the
__________.
While your vessel is docked
port side to a wharf, a
sudden gale force wind
Obtain assistance
causes the vessels stern Let go the port
Shut down any from the Notify the engine
lines to part. The stern anchor and veer
1024 cargo transfer terminal to put room of the need
begins to fall away from thats in progress. to a short scope
new stern lines for propulsion.
the dock, and no tugs are of chain.
out.
immediately available.
Which measure(s) should
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You are duty officer on the
bridge. A person is
reported missing. Which of
1025 the following actions are to Williamson Turn Direct Turn Scharnow Turn Evinrude Turn
be considered as the
correct maneuver in this
situation?
You are duty officer on the
bridge. An eye-witness is
reporting man-overboard.
1026 Which of the following Williamson Turn Direct Turn Scharnow Turn Evinrude Turn
actions are to be
considered as the correct
maneuver in this situation?
Distress signal is indicated
by rockets or shell, 2 minutes equally spaced
1027 1 minute interval short interval
throwing red stars fired interval intervals
one at a time at
After start of man-over-
1028 board maneuver, whom Engine Room Chief Officer Galley Electrician
shall be informed?
The maneuver which will
return your vessel to a
Two 180 degree A Williamson Engine(s) crash A single turn with
1029 person who has fallen hard rudder
turns turn astern, no turn
overboard in the shortest
time is:
There has been The man can be The turn is
The Scharnow turn should sufficient time The vessel has
kept in sight started
be used in a man elapsed since the twin screws to
1030 man went over to
from the bridge immediately
overboard situation only assist in making
complete the while when the man
when? the turn.
maneuver. maneuvering. goes over.
Survivors in the You should stop
An inflatable If the survivors
water should liferaft secured to windward of
You are proceeding to a are in inflatable
never be alongside can be the survivors in
distress site and expect rafts you should
permitted an effective the water and
1031 large numbers of people in approach from
alongside due to boarding station only use the
the water. Which for transfer of windward to
the possibility of ships boats to
statement is TRUE? survivors from create a lee for
injury from the recover the
the boats. the survivors.
vessel. survivors.
You are proceeding to a
distress site where the Dumping debris Steering a zigzag
survivors are in liferafts. Making smoke in Steering a over the side to course with 5 to
1032 daylight.
Which action will assist in sinuous course. make a trail to 10 minutes on
making your vessel more your vessel. each leg.
visible to the survivors?
You are proceeding to a
Dumping debris
distress site. The survivors Turning on all
Steering a over the side to Steering a zig-zag
1033 are in liferafts. What will available deck
sinuous course. make a trail to course. lights at night.
make your ship more
your vessel.
visible to the survivors?

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Use a chain as a Throw a
Attempts to sever the
double to the Slip the towline preventer under Pull the towing
towing hawser are
1034 towline to and allow it to run the towing hawser to
unsuccessful. Which action off the drum.
prevent it from hawser and tighten.
should now be taken?
breaking. engage it.
Order minimum If the towline is
Order minimum Order minimum turns until the properly
turns until the
turns until the towing hawser is adjusted and
You are attempting to take catenary almost
breaks the water, towing hawser is just clear of the weighted you
a dead ship in tow. All
then stop. Order taut and then water, then can order slow or
1035 lines have been passed and more turns as the
continue at that reduce speed to dead slow and
secured. How should you hawser slackens speed until that necessary to the towline will
get underway? but keep the
towing speed is keep the line act as a spring to
catenary in the
water. attained. clear of the absorb the initial
water. shock.
The anchor cable
You are on a vessel that The anchor cable The anchor cable
should be veered
has broken down and are should be veered The strain of the should be led out
enough to allow
preparing to be taken in enough to allow tow is taken by through a chock,
the riding pawl, the towline
1036 tow. You will use your the towline chain stopper,
if possible, to
connection to be
anchor cable as part of the connection to be and anchor avoid a sharp nip
immediately
towline. Which statement just forward of windlass brake. at the hawsepipe
astern of the
is TRUE? your bow. lip.
towing vessel.
Check if your
What is the Masters main ship has Proceed at
Proceed to
responsibility when sufficient highest speed to Informing Head
1037 nearest Coastal
receiving a distress signal bunkers for a the distress Office.
Radio Station. source position.
from any source? rescue
operation.
Any act or activity
undertaken to assist a
Salvage Emergency Distress Rescue
1038 vessel or any property in operations assistance assistance operations
danger in any navigable
water is considered as:
At sea red rocket signals
are seen. This is not
reported by radio. You
1039 MAYDAY MAYDAY RECU Dont know MAYDAY RELAY
have to begin the distress
alert procedure via VHF
with the term__________
You are berthed with a
steady offshore beam wind
of 30 knots. This wind
suddenly increases to 60
1040 quadrupled doubled tripled quintupled
knots. When this happens ,
the force driving the vessel
off-berth will
be__________ .

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While your vessel is docked
port side to a wharf, a
sudden gale force wind
Slip the stern
causes the vessels bow Obtain assistance
Call the Master lines, let the
lines to part. The bow Let go the and attempt to
1041 and the deck starboard anchor.
vessel drift into
begins to fall away from put some new
gang. the river, and
the dock, and no tugs are bow lines out.
then anchor.
immediately available.
Which measure(s) should
you take FIRST?
Direction/Instructi Ask the opinion Give them food
Give the crew
What should be given to ons are given to of officers and and blankets to
safety
1042 officers and crew when an officers and crew crew as to how keem them
to manage the equipments to
emergency occur? to manage the warm and
emergency. protect them.
emergency. contented.
What is the smallest area
containing all possible Expanding Dangerous semi- Containment
1043 Possibility area
survivors and search object square circle area
locations?
Only when there
Immediately is a chance of
When should you use At half-hour At one-hour
1044 upon abandoning their being seen
distress flares and rockets? intervals intervals by rescue
the vessel
vessels
An airplane should NOT Opening and Flashing the
Rocking the
1045 send which signal in reply closing the navigational Flashing Morse T
throttle wings
to a surface craft? lights off and on
Survival craft
EPIRB's that VHF transceivers
Which equipment is not a COSPAS-SARSAT SARTs operating
1046 transmit on 406 that provide a
source of locating signals? beacon on 121.5 EPIRBs on 9 GHz
MHz
MHz
The Operator
should The operator
should No action is
immediately set
immediately set necessary, as the
continuous The Operator continuous watch DSC control unit
What is the action that a watch on the should on the will
GMDSS Radio Operator NBDP frequency immediately set radiotelephone
1047 frequency that is
automatically
should take when a DSC that is associated continuous
associated with switch to the
distress alert is received? with the watch on VHF
the frequency NBDP follow-on
frequency band channel 70.
band on which communications
on which the the distress alert frequency.
distress alert was was received.
received.
form a small send the
If there are a number of circular group to tie themselves to form a raft by
strongest
survivors in the water after create a warmer the unit so they lashing their life
1048 pocket of water in won't drift with
swimmer to
abandoning ship, they preservers
the center of the shore for
should __________. the current together
circle assistance
International A smoke signal Directing the A whistle signal
Which signal is recognized
1049 Code Signal giving off orange beam of a of one prolonged
as a distress signal? colored smoke
"PAN" spoken searchlight at and three short

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over the another vessel blasts
radiotelephone

No additional
Which step should be Program the Alert the U.S. Place the SART steps are needed
taken, if possible, when the SART and EPIRB Coast Guard by and EPIRB in the as the SART and
"ON" position
1050 vessel must be abandoned to transmit the using the survival EPIRB will both
and secure them
because of a distress vessel's location craft's portable to the survival automatically
situation? and situation. INMARSAT unit. craft. float free and
operate properly.
You are trying to rescue at a speed of at
at a speed of at
survivors from a wrecked most one-half to leeward of the to windward of
1051 least that of the the wrecked
vessel on fire. You should that of the wrecked vessel vessel
wrecked vessel
approach __________. wrecked vessel
What is the smallest area
containing all possible Expanding Dangerous semi- Containment
1052 Possibility area
survivors and search object square circle area
locations?
Only when there
Immediately is a chance of
When should you use At half-hour At one-hour
1053 upon abandoning their being seen
distress flares and rockets? intervals by rescue intervals
the vessel
vessels
An airplane should NOT Opening and Flashing the
Rocking the
1054 send which signal in reply closing the navigational Flashing Morse T
throttle wings
to a surface craft? lights off and on
position will
automatically be position will MMSI will
When sending a DSC call, None of the sent if the vessel
1055 automatically be indicate its ocean
the vessel's __________. above is sending a
"Distress Hot sent region
Key" alert
It will initiate the . It will initiate
DSC distress alert the DSC distress
but, as no alert, but any
What does the DSC control It will abort the It will initiate the
information will station receiving
unit do if the GMDSS Radio transmission and DSC distress
be transmitted, it will have to
Operator fails to insert set off an audible alert and default
1056 rescue personnel establish contact information will
updated information when alarm that must
will not be able with the automatically be
initiating a DSC distress be manually
to identify the distressed vessel transmitted.
alert? reset.
vessel, its to determine its
position or its identity, position
situation. and situation.
The receiving
The transmission
The transmission is aborted and an The transmission station will poll
If a GMDSS radio operator
will be made with alarm sounds to the DSC unit of
initiates a DSC distress is not initiated
"default" the vessel in
1057 transmission but does not indicate this data and "ERROR" is
information distress to
insert a message, what provided must be indicated on the
download the
happens? automatically. provided by the display readout.
necessary
operator.
information

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Listen for any
follow up
Which action should be Read the display
voice/TELEX Silence the
1058 taken on receipt of a All of the above screen and/or
transmission on alarm.
GMDSS Distress alert? printout.
the appropriate
frequency.
To ensure that
To ensure that To ensure that a interference on a
only voice distressed vessel To ensure that particular
What is the fundamental communications will have a interference to frequency or
1059 purpose for imposing radio can be effected "window" twice proprietary channel to
silence? on the distress each hour for communications communications
frequency or transmitting is minimized concerning
emergency traffic
channel routine messages
is minimized
Routine
communications After
can resume after determining that
If, in the Master's the Rescue
geographic
opinion, Coordination After
distance from
When can routine communications Center transmits determining that
a message on the distress
communications be on that the frequency or
1060 the frequency or situation will
resumed when radio frequency will channel being channel appears
prohibit any
silence has been imposed? interfere with used for to be no longer
other signal from
emergency emergency in use
interfering with
communications communications
stating that such emergency
traffic has communications
concluded.
Two three-
minute silent
Communications
Stations not periods, at 15
directly involved
on a distress
and 45 minutes
with the on-going Stations frequency or
after the hour,
Distress remaining off the channel is
What is meant by the term that provide a
1061 communications air to safeguard banned for 24
"radio silence"? may not transmit transmitting
proprietary hours following
on the distress "window" for
information the cessation of
frequency or distressed
the distress
channel vessels to
traffic
transmit distress
alerts using J3E
It is imposed by
It is imposed by
the Public
the High Seas By the Coast
Correspondence
Service (HSS) Earth Station
Station (PCS)
controlling the By the On Scene (CES) controlling
How is "radio silence" controlling the
1062 distress Coordinator the Distress
imposed? (OSC) distress
communications communications
communications
on that on that
on that
frequency or frequency
frequency or
channel
channel

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What is the most
appropriate action for a Notify the RCC Transmit Distress
GMDSS Radio Operator to Transmit Distress (Rescue call by activating
Switch off EPIRB
take in a distress situation call by MF/HF, Coordination the
1063 and SART
where immediate help is VHF or Center) through radiotelegraph
INMARSAT. manually.
needed, but the vessel is VHF FM on automatic alarm
not sinking nor needs to be Channel 13. signal.
abandoned?
To recover a man
overboard in a racetrack
turn, the vessel is steadied
1064 for the SECOND time after 180 degrees 135 degrees 60 degrees 360 degrees
a turn of how many
degrees from the original
heading?
The VHF radiotelephone
1065 frequency for Channel 14 156.0 MHz 156.6 MHz 156.7 MHz 156.8 MHz
is:
The VHF radiotelephone
1066 frequency for Channel 13 156.65 MHz 156.70 MHz 156.60 MHz 156.80 MHz
is:
Channel 70 for digital
selective calling for
1067 159.526 MHz 158.526 MHz 157.526 MHz 156.526 MHz
Distress, Safety and Calling
frequency operate at:
Channel 16 - Safety and
1068 calling frequency which 159.800 MHz 156.800 MHz 157.800 MHz 158.800 MHz
operates in:
An urgent marine storm 157.10 MHz 156.80 MHz None of the
1069 warning message would be (VHF-FM Ch. 2670 KHz
22A) (VHF-FM Ch. 16) above
broadcast on:
When planning the search,
the CSS will first need to only when there
plot the datum and the is chance of them
1070 15 miles 5 miles 2 miles
initial most probable area. being seen by
The radius of the center of rescue vessels
datum is:
To recover a man
overboard in a racetrack
turn, the vessel is steadied
1071 for the SECOND time after 135 degrees 180 degrees 360 degrees 60 degrees
a turn of how many
degrees from the original
heading?
The VHF radiotelephone
1072 frequency for Channel 14 156.7 MHz 156.8 MHz 156.6 MHz 156.0 MHz
is:
The VHF radiotelephone
1073 frequency for Channel 13 156.70 MHz 156.80 MHz 156.65 MHz 156.60 MHz
is:

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Channel 70 for digital
selective calling for
1074 156.526 MHz 158.526 MHz 157.526 MHz 159.526 MHz
Distress, Safety and Calling
frequency operate at:
Channel 16 - Safety and
1075 calling frequency which 159.800 MHz 158.800 MHz 156.800 MHz 157.800 MHz
operates in:
An urgent marine storm 157.10 MHz
None of the 156.80 MHz
1076 warning message would be 2670 KHz (VHF-FM Ch.
above (VHF-FM Ch. 16) 22A)
broadcast on:
When planning the search,
the CSS will first need to only when there
plot the datum and the is chance of them
1077 2 miles 5 miles 15 miles
initial most probable area. being seen by
The radius of the center of rescue vessels
datum is:
The Coordinator Surface a red light, white a distinctive
Search (CSS) in a SAR light, and blue deck lights a white light over signal
1078
situation should display by light in a vertical forward and aft two red lights promulgated by
night: line the CSS
Digital selective calling for
1079 Channel 70 Channel 16 Channel 13 Channel 69
Distress, Safety and Calling.
Distress, Safety and Calling
1080 Channel 69 Channel 16 Channel 70 Channel 13
Channel.
The Coordinator Surface Code flag A black ball over Two black
The code flags
1081 Search in a SAR situation Quebec over a a black diamond diamond shapes
FR
should display by day: black ball shape in a vertical line
You saw a man aboard a
vessel and he is raising and make a direct
all is clear, it is danger, stay
1082 lowering his outstretched a distress signal approach, the
safe to pass away
arms to each side. This man is drowning
means:
For 6 minutes For 6 minutes
For 3 minutes For 3 minutes
When are the Silence starting on the starting at
1083 every hour on after each Hour
Periods on 2182 kHz MF? hour and half and Half hour quarter past and
the hour
hour. 45 minutes past.
An airplane wants a vessels
to change course and
crossing ahead flashing the heading in the
proceed towards a vessel circling the vessel
1084 and rocking the navigation lights direction of the
in distress. The actions of on and off at least once
wings distress location
the aircraft to convey this
message will NOT include:
How would the letter
"I" be
1085 IN DEE AH I VAN HO IN DEE GO I EE
pronounced over the
radiotelephone?

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In fog, if the turn
In a man overboard is started as soon
situation, besides saving as the man goes It can be used in It returns the
distance along the track over, the vessel both the vessel to the
1086 line, what is the other will be at the immediate action original track line It is faster
advantage of the Scharnow point where he and the delayed on a reciprocal
Turn over the Williamson went over when action situations course
Turn? the turn is
completed
An aircraft has indicated
Make an
that he wants you to
change course and follow Send the Morse Fire a red flare at Make a round "S"
signal night or a red turn (360 turn (hard right
1087 him. You cannot comply "N" by smoke signal by degrees) and then hard left)
because of an emergency flashing light day resume course and resume
on board. What signal
course
should you make?
What is the telephony
1088 RESCUE-RESCUE MAYDAY SECURITE PAN-PAN
urgency message like?
MAYDAY
SECURITE Pan-Pan Pan-pan
MAYDAY
SECURITE Pan-Pan All
MAYDAY All
SECURITE All stations, all
stations, all
stations, all stations, all
stations, all stations, all
stations. This is
Using VHF 16 What would stations. This is stations. This is
SHIP X, SHIP X, Any of the
1089 you say in a SAFETY call SHIP X, SHIP X, SHIP X, SHIP X,
SHIP X. For SHIP X. For choices
and message? SHIP X. For
Navigational Navigational
Navigational
Warning listen _ Warning listen _
_ (working
Warning listen _
_ (working
frequency) This frequency) This is _ (working
is SHIP X frequency) This is
SHIP X
SHIP X
What is the safety call
Emergency
when giving warning to the Mayday spoken 3 Securities PAN spoken 3
spoken 3 times
1090 vessel in the vicinity when times at frequent spoken 3 times at times at frequent
frequent intervals at frequent
your vessel had the engine intervals intervals
intervals
breakdown?
During a search, a RU would
like to communicate by VHF
1091 radio telephone on channel YY GH MI MG
indicated, she must signal
what code group?
How should the letter
"O" be
1092 OCK TOW BER OSS CAH OA KAM O RIAN
pronounced over the
radiotelephone?

There are three levels of


radio traffic which have PAN-PAN, MAYDAY, SECURITE,
MAYDAY, PAN-
1093 priority over ordinary traffic. MAYDAY, SECURITE, PAN- MAYDAY, PAN-
PAN, SECURITE
Which among these is TRUE SECURITE PAN PAN
in their decreasing order?

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How is the letter
"Q"
1094 KEH BECK QUE BACK QWE BEK QU UE
pronounced when spoken
on the radiotelephone?
R/T Primary R/T Primary
Intership, Maybe Intership, Maybe
What is the purpose of VHF Public traffic used in co-
1095 Don't know used in co-
Channel 06? channel ordination of SAR
ordination of SAR ship to ship and
ship to ship only. ship to aircraft.
One major advantage of
is easy for a requires the least
the round turn maneuver is the fastest can be used in
1096 method
single-screw shiphandling
in a man overboard reduced visibility
vessel to perform skills to perform
situation is that it:
In a rescue operations, a
helicopter uses a special
device which patients, in
1097 most cases, are being rescue net rescue litter rescue basket rescue seat
disembarked. It can quickly
and safely be hooked on
and off.
In a distress situation, the spoken words ship's call letters
two tone alarm signal "Mayday, ship's name and ship's last known
1098 and Flag of
should be followed Mayday, nature of distress distress position
Mayday" registry
immediately by the:
What is the telegraphy and
FFF/ RESCUE-
1099 telephony urgency SOS/ MAYDAY XXX/ PAN-PAN TTT / SECURITE
RESCUE
message like?
How is the letter
"T"
1100 TEE TEEE TAHO TANG GO
pronounced when spoken
over the radiotelephone?
On-scene communication
among the rescue ships the Master of the
On-scene the Master of the the Master of the
1101 and aircraft in the vicinity Commander
ship being
ship in distress rescue ship
of distress should be under rescued
the control of whom?
What safety message
prefix is used to include a
ship has important
1102 message to transmit Mayday Pan Pan Urgent 10 miles
concerning safety of
navigation or
meteorological warming?
What should be used when
language difficulties exist
which cannot be resolved VHF International Communicate to Changing
1103
by the used of the IMO watchkeeping Code of Signals coast stations channels
Standard Marine
Communication Phrases?

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When using the
International Code of
Signals to communicate,
1104 AR CQ YZ WA
the end of a radio
telephone transmission is
indicated by the signal:
If you are forced to
let the persons in remain in the
abandon ship in a liferaft head for the head for the
1105 the boat vote on immediate
your course of action nearest land vicinity closest sea-lanes
what to do
should be to __________.
remain together
If for any reason it is get away from in the area separate from
necessary to abandon ship the area because because each other as immediately
1106 while far out at sea it is sharks will be rescuers will start this will increase head for the
important that the crew attracted to the searching at the the chances of nearest land
members should: vessel vessels last being rescued
known position
On what wave band does
the search and rescue
1107 9 GHz 2182kHz 6 GHz 8 GHz
radar transponder
operate?
The distress message of a
ship should include be transmitted as ALWAYS be
be sent to a
considerable information include the a series of short included in the
1108 Coast Guard messages if time
which might facilitate the vessels draft initial distress
station FIRST allows
rescue. This information message
should __________.
The procedure of
strengthening damaged
1109 structures on a MODU by shoring battening blocking bracing
using wood or steel is called
__________.
To assure safe boarding and removing any
testing to assure side protective testing the spring
launching of a davit- load testing the
that the required rails and loaded drum to
launched liferaft from a davit arm and
1110 lamps are checking that the assure it will
MODU preparation should overside and the painter
functioning retract the fall
include which of the surface level are system
following choices? properly release hook
clear
The vessel is not
carrying a
The vessel is
The vessel is not The vessel has a GMDSS radio
carrying more
What are the conditions capable of temporary maintainer but
than the
under GMDSS whereby a performing all waiver of its has provided for
1111 required number
ship is NOT allowed to required distress radio license and shoreside
and safety of qualified
depart from any port? Safety maintenance
functions. GMDSS radio
Certificate. plus duplication
operators.
of equipment if
required.
What is one of the methods
used by an aircraft to attract
Dropping smoke Diving from high Flashing landing
1112 a vessels attention for Circle the vessel.
signal. attitude. lights.
participation in a rescue
operation?

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What is the search pattern
1113 system called using more Parallel System Cross System Circle System Triangle System
than one ship?
Repeat the Key the
What should you do if you Turn up the
message using microphone
have transmitted a distress volume on the
any other several times
1114 call a number of times on receiver before
channel on which before
channel 16 and have you might attract transmitting
transmitting
received no reply? attention. again.
again.
The rescue The rescue
What would most likely Signal absorption
personnel were personnel were
1115 prevent a SARTs signal by the Heavy sea swells
monitoring the monitoring the 3-
from being detected? 10-cm radar ionosphere
cm radar
When a vessel signals her
distress by means of a gun
or other explosive signal
1116 1 hour 3 minutes 10 minutes 1 minute
the firing should be at
intervals of approximately
__________.
jump feet first
When abandoning ship and covering your dive head first
nose and mouth jump feet first hold your arms
jumping into the water using your hands
with one hand holding your firmly at your
1117 from a substantial height and grasping the
to break the
knees to your sides and jump
without a life jacket you opposing upper surface of the
chest feet first
should __________. arm with the water
other
With the wind
dead ahead
A course that will A course that will
When evacuating a seaman Downwind so because the
have the hoist keep a free flow
by helicopter lift which that the helicopter is
1118 area in the lee of of air clear of
course should the ship apparent wind is more smoke over the
the
take? close to nil. maneuverable hoist area.
superstructure.
when going into
the wind.
When will the float-free After about one
Only when
emergency position hour when the Only when keyed
Immediately after daylight activates
1119 indicating radio beacon be salt water by the radar of
floating free the photovoltaic
activated after abandoning activates the another vessel
cell
ship? battery
Distress alerting
to and from
vessels search
and rescue
Which communications All coordination on-
functions must all vessels communications scene Communications
be capable of performing possible within Radio direction communications in each of the
1120
under GMDSS as defined the International finding signals for operational
by the International Safety-NET locating Maritime ocean areas
Safety
Maritime Organization? service
Information
general and
bridge-to-bridge
communications.

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If no answer is
It is advisable to
received on the
Which of the following
follow a distress designated Distress
statements about Channel 16
message on distress messages should
transmitting distress (156.8) may be
1121 2182 kHz by two frequencies first be
messages by dashes of 10 to used for distress
repeat the transmitted on
radiotelephone is 15 seconds messages.
distress call on 2182 kHz.
INCORRECT? duration.
any frequency
available.
It returns the It requires the It is the best turn
It is the slowest
Which statement about vessel to the highest degree of to use when the
of the methods
1122 the Williamson turn is original track-line shiphandling victim is not in
used in turning skills to
FALSE? on a reciprocal sight due to
the vessel. accomplish.
course. reduced visibility.
While at sea
adjustments to
Communications Each compulsory and the
involving safety vessel must carry maintaining of
of life at sea do Each compulsory
at least two GMDSS
not have to be vessel must carry
licensed Radio equipment may
Which statement concerning logged as long at least two
Operators at all be performed by
1123 GMDSS Radio Operator as the licensed GMDSS
times while at sea the GMDSS Radio
requirements is FALSE? compulsory Radio Operators
vessel was not and may elect to operator as long
at all times while
involved in such carry a GMDSS as the work is
at sea.
communications Radio Maintainer supervised by an
. as well. onboard licensed
GMDSS Radio
Maintainer.
Which step should Determine
Check Take anti-
normally be taken FIRST by Ration food and position and
1124 pyrotechnic seasickness pills
those who have boarded a water supplies. closest point of if available.
supplies.
liferaft in an emergency? land.
Which system provides Digital Selective
1125 maximum communications INMARSAT Calling on MF SITOR VHF ARQ
range? 8414.5KHz
Inspecting and
cleaning the Placing the SART
Ensuring the
SARTs container in the test mode Measuring the
Which task is NOT the SARTs batteries
and clearing the and verifying that SARTs
1126 responsibility of the GMDSS are replaced
immediate the nearby PPI transmitted
Radio Operator? before their frequency.
storage area of shows concentric
expiration date.
any debris or circles.
obstacles.
You are in a lifeboat
broadcasting a distress Your position by
The nature of the Your radio call
1127 message. What information latitude and The time of day
distress sign
would be essential to your longitude
rescuers?
You are on watch and
receive word that a person
put the wheel put the engines sound the man
1128 has fallen overboard from notify the Master
hard right full astern overboard alarm
the starboard side. What
should your first action be?

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You have abandoned your
vessel. You are in a liferaft
identify the
and have cleared away take measures to search for prepare and use
1129 person in charge
from your vessel. One of maintain morale survivors radio equipment
of liferaft
your FIRST actions should
be to __________.
You have hand launched an
inflatable liferaft. What
Decide on food Cut the sea
should be one of your Open the Inflate the
1130 and water painter and clear
FIRST actions after all equipment pack. liferaft floor. the vessel.
rations.
persons have boarded the
liferaft?
Wait until the
A crew member has just stern is well clear
Immediately put Immediately put Immediately put
fallen overboard off your of the man and
1131 the rudder over the rudder over the engines
port side. Which action hard left. then put the
hard right. astern.
should you take? rudder over hard
right.
A distress alert has
accidentally been sent with make contact wait until an RCC turn of the
1132 Any of the above
the Inmarsat-C installation. with an RCC reports transmitter
One should now:
A distress alert sent by
1133 Inmarsat to an RCC is sent Any of the above NCS LUT LES
via:
A distress frequency used
1134 on radiotelephone is 2182 kilohertz 400 kilohertz 8221 kilohertz 2728 kilohertz
__________.
is used to may be used
consists of 5 or consists of the
indicate doubt individually or in
A distress signal more short blasts raising and
1135 about another conjunction with
__________. of the fog signal lowering of a other distress
vessel's
apparatus large white flag signals
intentions
A distress-alert call from an
RCC or coast-station, MAYDAY MAYDAY RELAY
1136 Any of the above PAN PAN (3x)
preceding distress alert PRUDENCE (3x) (3x)
relay, begins with:
automatically
A DSC distress alert single automatically repeated after 3
frequency call attempt is repeated after 1 not repeated
1137 to 1 and a half
and a half to 4 All of the above
awaiting automatically
minutes and a half
acknowledgement:
minutes
A DSC-message of the
safety category is received
by another vessel on 70.
1138 Conform to the GMDSS 70 7 16 Any of the above
rules, for the continuation
of the safety traffic, change
to VHF-channel:

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A man aboard a vessel,
signaling by raising and
danger, stay all is clear, it is all is clear, it is
1139 lowering his outstretched a distress signal
away safe to pass safe to approach
arms to each side, is
indicating __________.
A man was sighted as he
fell overboard. After
completing a Williamson
Parallel track Datum-drift
1140 turn, the man is not Sector search Expanding circle
pattern search
sighted. What type of
search should be
conducted?
A message giving warning
of a hurricane should have Pan-Pan (3 Securite Securite
1141 No special prefix TTT TTT TTT Securite
which prefix when sent by times)
radiotelephone?
A message warning of a
1142 tropical storm or ice in the distress message safety message urgency message routine message
area should be sent as a(n):
A person who observes an call for help and run to the radio immediately jump
go to the control
individual fall overboard keep the room to send an into the water to
1143 room for the
should do which of the individual in emergency assist the
distress flares
following? sight message individual
A plane circles your vessel,
crosses your course at a low
altitude opening and closing Emit large Hoist the
Hoist the Flash the Morse
his throttle and heads off in quantities of black international
1144 answering Code procedure
a direction which you are to smoke from your code flag
pennant. signal T.
be directed. How you stack. November (N)
indicate your INABILITY to
comply?
A racetrack turn would be the sea water is the wind was
the man has been
better than a Williamson very cold and from astern on
1145 missing for a there is thick fog
turn in recovering a man the man is the original
period of time
overboard if __________. visible course
A rescue helicopters hoist
6 feet of clear 10 feet of clear 25 feet of clear 50 feet of clear
1146 should have a radius of at
deck deck deck deck
least______?
A seaman is reported
missing in the morning and
was last seen after coming
1147 off the mid-watch. Which Williamson Racetrack 180deg turn Anderson
type of turn would you use
to return to the track-line
steamed during the night?
A vessel is flying the signal
an aircraft is an aircraft is
BJ-1 from her starboard the aircraft is still there is no danger
1148 ditched in circling over an
halyard. The signal means afloat of explosion
position indicated accident
_____.
After abandoning ship which
Issue anti-
action should be taken Dry the liferaft Get clear of the Open equipment
1149 seasickness
IMMEDIATELY upon floor and inflate. ship. pack.
medicine.
entering a liferaft?

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After abandoning ship, you
keep personnel
should deploy the sea navigate against stay in the keep the liferaft
1150 from getting
anchor from a liferaft to the current general location from capsizing
seasick
__________.
After having activated the
turn it off and on turn it off for 5
emergency position leave it on turn it off during
1151 at 5 minute minutes every
indicating radio beacon, continuously daylight hours
intervals half-hour
you should __________.
All designated SAR aircraft
and civil aircraft carry
equipment operating on
the international 127.8 MHz 121,3 MHz 123,8 MHz 243,1 MHz
1152 aeronautical distress and/or 349.6 and/or 243,0 and/or 247,6 and/or 486,2
frequencies (amplitude MHz MHz MHz MHz
modulation). The
aeronautical distress
frequencies are?
the repeated
All of the following are
raising and
recognized distress signals orange-colored a green star
1153 lowering of red flares signal
under the Navigation Rules smoke
outstretched
EXCEPT __________.
arms
An aircraft passes nearby
an isolated island and sees
a flag V being signaled Require Require food Please Require medical
1154
conspicuously ashore. assistance rations acknowledge assistance
What message is being
sent?
An uncontrolled flow of
gas, oil, or other well fluids
1155 kick blowout breakout flow
into the atmosphere is
called a __________.
If you are in urgent need of
1156 a helicopter, which signal BZ BT1 BR BS
code should you send?
A vessel is flying the signal an aircraft is
an aircraft is there is no
BJ-1 from her starboard ditched in the aircraft is still
1157 circling over an danger of
halyard. The signal means accident position afloat
explosion
_____. indicated
You are proceeding to the
area of reported distress.
When you arrive at the
reported position, the Parallel track Expanding
1158 Sector search Track crawl square search
vessel in distress is not search
sighted. What type of
search should be
conducted?
When is the appropriate Only when there
is chance of them During daytime During night time
1159 time for setting off distress Anytime.
being seen by only. only.
flares and rockets? rescue vessels.

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remain together
If, for any reason, it is get away from separate from in the area
necessary to abandon ship immediately the area because each other as because
1160 while far out at sea, it is head for the sharks will be this will increase rescuers will start
important that the crew nearest land attracted to the the chances of searching at the
members should: vessel being rescued vessels last
known position
You are the OOW at sea. Alarm the rescue
During your watch, you Stay calm and coordination Proceed to your
Call the company
collided with a sailing instruct your center and voyage as if
1161 and ask for
vessel and no sign of life lookout to keep commence nothing has
searching for orders
seen in the water. What quiet happened
survivors
action would you do?
A rescue unit
A vessel, other The first vessel
than a rescue The land based designated to co-
arriving on the
unit, designated centre which are ordinate surface
Who is the Co-ordinator scene and
to co-ordinate co-ordinating the search and
1162 Surface Search? (MERSAR surface search
starting the
search and rescue
0.6) and rescue search and
rescue operations
operations within rescue
operation. within a specified
a specified area. operation.
search area.
During search and rescue
operations an aircraft
crosses the wake of your
Please call me on
vessel close astern at low Please remain
VHF 16 as you Your assistance Follow my
altitude. What does it where you are
1163 are not is no longer direction to the
indicate, if the aircraft required and await further
answering my ship in distress
rocks its wings, opens and instructions
calls
closes the throttle or
changes the propeller
pitch?
Several merchant ships are CSS duties are
arriving at the scene of a always assumed A tank vessel The CSS must The first vessel to
distress incident. One of by passenger should never be be established by
arrive at the
the them must assume the vessels, dry cargo assigned CSS mutual
1164 distress incident
duties of the Coordinator vessels, or duties unless agreement
between the is designated as
Surface Search (CSS). tankers in that only tank vessels
ships concerned. the CSS.
Which of the following order of are present.
statements is TRUE? precedence.
When no RU (Rescue Unit),
but a number of merchant
vessels are participating in
a search and rescue Mutual
operation, one of the agreement RCC (Rescue Co- First vessel
RSC (Rescue Sub-
1165 vessels should be between ordination arriving on the
participating Centre)
designated as CSS ( Co- Centre). scene.
ordinator Surface Search), vessels.
Which practice should be
followed in designation of
the CSS?

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Where several rescue units
(RU) are engaged in a
search and rescue
operation, one of the RU OCS to be
OSC to be the
should be designated as OSC to be the permanently OSC to be
ship with the
OSC (On Scene first rescue unit appointed within designated by an
1166 best
Commander). Which one to arrive at the each SRR (Search appropriate RCC
maneuvering or RSC.
of the listed practices for scene. and Rescue
performance.
designating an OSC does Region).
correspond to the
guidance provided by
MERSAR?
An area of
An area of defined
An area of
defined limited dimension where
An area where a
dimensions dimension in an international
What is a Search and search and
1167 within which which rescue organization is
Rescue Region (SRR)? search and rescue operation
vessels are responsible for
rescue services is ongoing.
permanently search and
are provided.
stationed. rescue
operations.
What is the search system
1168 pattern called using 1 Square System Sector System Lonely System Single System
vessel?
What is the search pattern
1169 system called using more Triangle System Circle System Parallel System Cross System
than one ship?
Search and Search and Safety and
SART is short
1170 Rescue Radar Rescue Radar Dont know Rescue Radar
for__________ Transponder Transmitter Transmitter
A man was sighted as he
fell over board. After
completing a williamson
Parallel track Datum-drift
1171 turn, the man is not Expanding circle Sector search
pattern search
sighted. What type of
search should be
conducted?
You have abandoned ship Use the voice
and after two days in a Turn on the Use visual transmission
Switch the EPIRB
raft, you can see an aircraft strobe light on distress signals capability of the
1172 to the homing
near the horizon the top of the in conjunction EPIRB to guide
with the EPIRB signal mode
apparently carrying out a EPIRB the aircraft to
search pattern. You should: your raft
The Coordinator Surface a distinctive a red light, white
Search (CSS) in a SAR signal a white light over light, and blue deck lights
1173 promulgated by
situation should display by two red lights light in a vertical forward and aft
night __________. the CSS line

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When a number of
merchant vessels, but no
Good radio
rescue units or warships,
communication
are participating in a facilities
search and rescue Senior deck (preferable 2182
operation, one of the The maneuvering officers rescue Service speed of kHz and/or 156.8
1174 MHz (channel
vessels will have to assume of the vessels. operations the vessels.
the duty as co-ordinator experience. 16)
radiotelephony
(CSS). Which one of the
and 500 kHz
listed items is most radiotelegraphy).
important when
designating a CSS?
You are proceeding to the
area of reported distress.
When you arrive at the
reported position, the Expanding Parallel track
1175 square
Sector search Track crawl
vessel in distress is not search
sighted. What type of
search should be
conducted?
You are proceeding of the
area of reported distress.
When you arrived at the
reported position, the Expanding
1176 Track crawl Sector search Initial search
vessel in distress is not square
sighted. What type of
search should be
conducted?
Search for
missing persons. Make sure that
Your vessel have been in
Continue to Wait and see Leave the vessel the life boat has
collision and you are not
monitor situation how the and stay not as much bunker
1177 sure if your vessel is sinking
and prepare for situation is closer than 5 as possible and
or not. How will you handle abandonment in
developing. nautical miles. make you course
this situation? case it become for nearest land.
necessary.
a fully a survey of
automated vessels
system for favourably a book of
directions for
1178 The MERSAR is__________ Dont know mutual located for search and
assistance and possible rescue rescue at sea
rescue of during SAR
persons at sea operations
When carrying out a
parallel track search In the same Perpendicular to In the opposite
1179 pattern, the course of the direction as the the line of Downwind direction of the
search unit normally be anticipated drift anticipated drift anticipated drift
which of the following?

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In establishing the most
probable area within the
search target is most likely
to be, and all, a radius of
1180 15 miles 20 miles 5 miles 10 miles
_________ miles is drawn
from the datum and
squaring it off with
tangents.
The Coordinator Surface
A black ball over Code flag Two black
Search in a SAR situation The code flags
1181 FR
a black diamond Quebec over a diamond shapes
should display by day
shape black ball in a vertical line
__________.
The most probable position
of the object of a search at dead-reckoning
1182 datum position reported position incident position
any given time is the position
__________.
The search
You should conduct a
An aircraft is More than one object is a target The search target
sector search under which
1183 available to assist vessel is available that will be is sighted and
of the following then lost.
a surface vessel. for a search. readily detected
circumstances?
by radar.
reduce the
spread out to number of rafts
If more than one raft is tie the rafts go in a different increase the by getting as
manned after the vessel together and try
1184 to stay in a single
direction in possibility of a many people as
has sunk, you should
group search of land search aircraft possible into as
__________.
finding you few rafts as
possible
For short range
communication, which of
the following VHF channel
1185 frequency is used for 518kHZ 2182kHZ 1568kHZ 500kHZ
distress, search and rescue
and on-scene coordination
by radio telephony?
On what wave band does
the search and rescue
1186 6 GHz 9 GHz 2182kHz 8 GHz
radar transponder
operate?
Responsible for the on- Flight
scene coordination during On Scene On Scene Information
1187 Dont know
search and rescue Commander Coordinator Rescue-
operations is__________ coordinator
A national search
A center A unit and rescue centre
A centre for
established to subordinate to a subordinate to an
What is a Rescue Sub-Centre underwater
1188 assist the main rescue co- international
(RSC)? search and rescue
national rescue ordinating search and rescue
operation. centre.
centre. co-ordinating
centre.

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A unit composed
of trained A unit
personnel specializing in
A permanently
What is a Rescue Unit suitably equipped search and
1189 manned rescue for expeditious
(RU)? rescue
vessel. search and operations at
rescue
sea.
operations.
You are doing a Williamson Stop the engines
turn. Your vessel has Put the rudder and prepare to
Increase to
1190 swung about 60degrees Shift your rudder amidships and maneuver to pick
maximum speed
from the original course check the swing up the man in
heading. You should: the water
The search
You should conduct a
object is a target The search target An aircraft is More than one
sector search under which
1191 that will be is sighted and available to assist vessel is available
of the following then lost.
readily detected a surface vessel. for a search.
circumstances?
by radar.
A rescue helicopters hoist
10 feet of clear 25 feet of clear 6 feet of clear 50 feet of clear
1192 area should have a radius
deck deck deck deck
of at least __________.
HEL-H is the abbreviation
of a heavy helicopter
200 nm and 500 nm and 150 nm and 100 nm and
radius of action for rescue
capacity for capacity for capacity for capacity for
1193 purposes. What do you evacuating more evacuating more evacuating more evacuating more
think the radius and then 15 persons. than 25 persons. than 12 persons. than 10 persons.
evacuating capacity of the
helicopter is?
Have a rescue
If a helicopter is going to
Stop your ship Clear the landing Sail into the wind team ready in
land on board your ship, site and mark it
1194 and pour fuel to at the highest case the
what measure should you with a large white
dampen the sea. H. speed possible. helicopter falls
take?
into the sea.
If requested by a coastal
radio station to participate Your position, Your own cargo Your crews
1195 in a rescue operation, what name, call sign Your destination
and speed owner nationality
is the most important
information you may give?
Inflatable rescue boats
shall be so constructed as
1196 to be capable of 50 days 30 days 15 days 40 days
withstanding exposure for
_____ in all sea condition.
Under the GMDSS, to avoid
all ships in a large sea area
being alerted, a
transmission mode is made
Selective distress Distress vicinity
1197 by the rescue coordinating Area check Area call
alerting message
center so that only those
ships in vicinity of distress
are alerted. This is called
_________.

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What is one of the
methods used by an
Dropping smoke Flashing landing Diving from high
1198 aircraft to attract a vessels Circle the vessel.
signal. lights. attitude.
attention for participation
in a rescue operation?
What is the centre for Maritime Rescue
Ship Distress Emergency Ship Rescue Co-
1199 overall co-ordination of Co-ordination ordination Centre
Centre Distress Centre
rescue operations called? Centre
What is the vessel that has Commander of
Commander of Local Rescue On Scene
1200 the local command in a Commander
Rescue
Operation Commander
rescue operation called? Operation
If, for any reason, it is remain together
in the area separate from get away from
necessary to abandon ship
because each other as the area because immediately
while far out at sea, it is
1201 rescuers will start this will increase sharks will be head for the
important that the crew ing at the vessels the chances of attracted to the nearest land
members should last known being rescued vessel
__________. position
If possible, the
SART should be
The SART should
mounted
be placed in Switch the SART The SART
How can a SARTs effective horizontally so
1202 water into the high should be held as
range be maximized? that its signal
immediately power position. high as possible.
matches that of
upon activation.
the searching
radar signal.
A plane circles your vessel,
crosses your course at a
low altitude opening and Emit large Hoist the
Flash the Morse Hoist the
closing his throttle and quantities of international
1203 Code procedure answering
heads off in a direction black smoke code flag
signal T. pennant. November (N)
which you are to be from your stack.
directed. How you indicate
your INABILITY to comply?
All designated SAR aircraft
and civil aircraft carry
equipment operating on
the international 121,3 MHz 123,8 MHz 243,1 MHz 127.8 MHz
1204 aeronautical distress and/or 243,0 and/or 247,6 and/or 486,2 and/or 349.6
frequencies (amplitude MHz MHz MHz MHz
modulation). The
aeronautical distress
frequencies are?
An airplane wants a vessel
to change course and
proceed towards a vessel heading in the flashing the crossing ahead
circling the vessel
1205 in distress. The actions of direction of the navigation lights and rocking the
at least once on and off
the aircraft to convey this distress location wings
message will NOT include
__________.

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During a helicopter
evacuation, the helicopter
All of the Secure it to a Secure it to the
lowers its winch wire to Touch the wire
1206 mentioned strong point on deck with a weak
the deck. Which of the with bare hands. actions. deck. link.
following should NOT be
done with the winch wire?
With the wind
With the wind
During helicopter astern so that
as instructed by fine on the bow
evacuation of an injured directly into the the effect of the
1207 the helicopter opposite to the
man, what course should pilot wind wind is reduced
helicopter
the ship steer? as much as
operating area
possible
During helicopter winching
operations over the deck of
a vessel needing injury caused by
being grounded
assistance, the handler the heat from hock from static Injury caused by
1208 by helicopter
should be equipped with helicopter discharge the winch lines
currents
electricians gloves and engines
rubber soled shoes to
avoid _____________.
Remove their life Stand on the Enter the water
When a helicopter is lifting Remain seated
jackets to outside to in case the
a person from an enclosed inside to provide
1209 prepare for their prepare for their person being
lifeboat, the others in the body weight for
transfer to the stability transfer to the lifted slips from
boat should:
helicopter helicopter the sling
With the wind
dead ahead
A course that will
When evacuating a seaman A course that will because the Downwind so
keep a free flow have the hoist
by helicopter lift, which helicopter is that the
1210 of air, clear of area in the lee of
course should the ship smoke, over the more apparent wind is
the
take? hoist area. maneuverable close to nil.
superstructure.
when going into
the wind.
The hoist area
The drop line Flags should be The vessel should should be
should be flown to provide a be stopped with located as far as
When evacuating a seaman
grounded first visual reference the wind dead possible so the
1211 by helicopter lift, which as to the
then secured as ahead during the pilot will have a
statement is TRUE?
close to the hoist direction of the hoisting visual reference
apparent wind.
point as possible. operation. while
approaching.
If the hoist is at
the stern, booms
The vessel should Evacuation
When evacuating a seaman The litter should extending aft at
not be touched be slowed to should be from
1212 by helicopter lift, which until it has been
the stern should
bare an area forward
statement is TRUE? grounded. be cradled with
steerageway. of the bridge.
the topping lifts
hove taut.

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The tending line
The ship should
of the litter
be stopped with The basket or The hoist line
basket should be
You must evacuate a the wind off the stretcher must should be slack
secured to the
1213 seaman by helicopter lift. beam while the not be allowed before the basket
ship beyond the or stretcher is
Which statement is TRUE? helicopter is to touch the
radius of the hooked on.
hovering deck.
helicopter
overhead.
blades.
Throw them
When rescuing persons Standby to throw lifejackets so
from a disabled ship or a Use a scrambling Woit for fiber ropes to the they can float
net where they
1214 wreck, what is another can climb to the
assistance from persons in the while waiting for
option if you cannot launch rescuing vessel. RCC. water to pull rescue boats
your boats? them up. from other
rescuers.
The AMVER system for
Minerals
vessels in the Gulf of Department of Corps of U.S. Coast
1215 Management
Mexico is administered by Energy Engineers Guard
Service
the __________.
AMVER is a system which Position reporting Weather Navigational Satellite
1216
provides __________. service information information communications
When making VHF radio
calls to nearby stations,
1217 Extra high power Medium power High power Low power
what level of transmitting
power should you use?
When sending and
receiving messages on the
Standard
marine radio, confusion High power Low power
1218 phonetic Delimiter switch
over unusual words can be switch alphabet switch
avoided by using the
__________.
Which satellite system
INMARSAT-M
1219 promulgated Maritime SafetyNET AMVER NAVTEX
SES
Safety Information?
By the Public
By the High Seas By the Coast
By the Rescue Correspondence
Service (HSS) Coordination Earth Station
Station (PCS),
controlling the Center (RCC) (CES) controlling
controlling the
How is "radio silence" distress controlling the the distress
1220 distress
imposed? communications distress communications
communications communications
on that on that
on that frequency on that
frequency or frequency or
or channel frequency or
channel. channel
channel
How does a coast radio
station communicating by By its subscriber
1221 By its MMSI By its MID By its call sign
HF radio normally identify number
itself?
The AMVER system for
Minerals
vessels in the Gulf of U.S. Coast Department of Corps of
1222 Management
Mexico is administered by Guard Energy Engineers
Service
the __________.

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When making VHF radio
calls to nearby stations,
1223 Extra high power High power Medium power Low power
what level of transmitting
power should you use?
When communicating on
the radiotelephone using
plain English, what
1224 procedure word indicates Over Out Roger Wilco
the end of my transmission
and that a response is
necessary?
If you are transmitting a follow the
always use the
distress message by preface it by the transmission use English
1225 International language
radiotelephone you should word "Interco" with the radio
Code
__________. alarm signal
Any person maintaining a
listening watch on a speak a language
1226 bridge-to-bridge send Morse Code the vessel's crew speak English repair the unit
radiotelephone must be will understand
able to __________.
have on board an
use the bridge-
operator who
You are piloting a vessel, to-bridge VHF-
holds a restricted maintain a
which is required to have a FM designated
radiotelephone listening watch
radiotelephone, on the frequency only to
1227 All of the above operator permit and
navigable waters of the exchange
or higher license, communicate in
United States. You must navigational
as well as a FCC English
__________. information or
ship station
necessary tests
license
You wish to communicate
by radiotelephone with a
foreign vessel using the
1228 . "Code" "Interco" "Kilo" "Charlie Quebec"
International Code of
Signals. This is indicated by
the signal __________.
What is the International
Code signal for calling an
1229 UNK CQ AA AA STA
unknown station using
flashing light?
The radiotelephone safety
message urgently
1230 concerned with safety of a Pan Mayday Safety Interco
person would be prefixed
by the word __________.
The signal "AS" when used
in signaling by the
Finished with
1231 International Code of Over Wait Repeat this signal
transmission
Signals means
"________________".

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When using the
International Code of
Signals to communicate,
1232 the end of a YZ WA CQ AR
radiotelephone
transmission is indicated
by the signal __________.
If you receive the signal
over radiotelephone of
continue since he
"Romeo Papa Tango" while repeat your last report to the end the
1233 transmission
received your
using the International caller transmission
last transmission
Code of Signals, you should
__________.
You are calling another
vessel by radiotelephone
you should send
using the International you should send he cannot accept you should
your message in
1234 Code of Signals. He your message in traffic proceed with
International immediately
responds with the words plain language your message
Code
"Alpha Sierra". This
indicates that __________.
must be followed
always indicates should include
When signaling a course by "T", "M" or
should be a true course the compass
using the International "C" to indicate if
1235 preceded by the unless indicated deviation if a
Code of Signals, the signal otherwise in the it is true,
letters CSE compass course
__________. message magnetic or
is signaled
compass
In restricted visibility, a
power-driven vessel
underway but stopped and
1236 MIKE BRAVO GOLF CHARLIE
making no way through the
water shall sound which of
the following fog signals?
What is the fog-signal for a
power-driven vessel
1237 underway but stopped and GOLF CHARLIE MIKE BRAVO
making no way through the
water?
How should you, as
helmsman, give feedback You don't have
By saying: "Yes By repeating the
1238 to the OOW (officer on order
By saying: "OK" to give any
Sir"
watch) that his orders are feedback
understood?
When you are steering on
wait until the
a pair of range lights and
continue on the lights are no
1239 find the upper light is come left come right
present course longer in a
above the lower light you
vertical line
should:
The fog-signal for a vessel
No signal
1240 being towed (last vessel of PAPA BRAVO ECHO
required
the tow, if manned) is:

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For a vessel engaged in
No signal
1241 fishing, what is her fog FOXTROT MIKE DELTA
required
signal?
Improve the
Reduce maritime Make more use Improve the use
What is the main purpose navigator's
1242 communication of standard of IMO Standard
of seaspeak? problems communication
english Vocabulary
skills
International International International
By day, vessels engaged in No necessary
code flag "PT" code flag "T" code flag "P"
1243 pair trawling may display signal to be
flown at the flown at the flown at the
which of the following? foremost shown
foremost foremost
If the helmsman changes
from right rudder to left
rudder, or vice versa, in swing your
1244 shift your rudder ease the rudder meet her
equal number of degrees. rudder
What is the helm
command?
What is the equivalent fog
signal of a "power-driven
1245 vessel, making way" in the MIKE ROMEO TANGO DELTA
International Code single-
letter Signal?
What will you do if you are
helmsman and the OOW Turn the rudder Put the rudder all
Put the rudder to towards midship,
(officer on watch) gives Put the rudder to the way to
1246 starboard to ease but normally not
you the order: "Port 20" all the way to midship position starboard to stop
the turn
and after a while the order: midship position the turn
"Ease your helm"
In a narrow channel or
fairway, the maneuvering
and warning signal of a single letter single letter single letter single letter
1247
vessel intending to signal "ZULU" signal "TANGO" signal "ECHO" signal "BRAVO"
overtake another vessel on
her port side is:
The last vessel of the tow
(if manned) shall sound Single letter Single letter Single letter Single letter
1248
which of the following fog signal GOLF signal ECHO signal BRAVO signal DELTA
signals?
A vessel approaching a
bend shall sound which of
the following signals where Single letter Single letter Single letter Single letter
1249 signal TANGO
other vessels may be signal X-RAY signal WHISKEY signal VICTOR
obscured by an intervening
obstruction?
In the following
International Code single-
single-letter
letters, which is the single-letter single-letter single-letter
1250 signal
equivalent fog signal of a signal "DELTA" signal "JULIETTE" signal "KILO"
"FOXTROT"
"vessel restricted in her
ability to maneuver"?

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A vessel when she is
1251 towing shall sound what WHISKEY TANGO DELTA VICTOR
fog-signals?
It is the equivalent fog
signal of a "vessel not
1252 under command" in the MIKE UNIFORM SIERRA DELTA
International Code single-
letter Signal.
What is/are the content of
table #1 of radiotelephony
procedures? I. Nature of
distress in code from the
International code of
1253 signals II. Phonetic I only II only III only I, II & III
alphabets and figure
spelling III. Position in
code from the
International code of
signals
In restricted visibility, a
power-driven vessel
underway but stopped and
1254 MIKE BRAVO GOLF CHARLIE
making no way through the
water shall sound which of
the following fog signals?
What is the fog-signal for a
power-driven vessel
1255 underway but stopped and CHARLIE BRAVO MIKE GOLF
making no way through the
water?
How should you, as
helmsman, give feedback You don't have By saying:
By saying: By repeating the
1256 to the OOW (officer on to give any "Yes
"OK" order
watch) that his orders are feedback Sir"
understood?
When you are steering on
wait until the
a pair of range lights and
continue on the lights are no
1257 find the upper light is present course
come left come right
longer in a
above the lower light you
vertical line
should:
The fog-signal for a vessel
No signal
1258 being towed (last vessel of ECHO BRAVO PAPA
required
the tow, if manned) is:
For a vessel engaged in
No signal
1259 fishing, what is her fog DELTA FOXTROT MIKE
required
signal?
Improve the
Reduce maritime Improve the use Make more use
What is the main purpose navigator's
1260 communication of IMO Standard of standard
of seaspeak? communication problems Vocabulary english
skills

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International International International
By day, vessels engaged in code flag No necessary code flag code flag
1261 pair trawling may display "P" signal to be "PT" "T"
which of the following? flown at the shown flown at the flown at the
foremost foremost foremost
If the helmsman changes
from right rudder to left
rudder, or vice versa, in swing your
1262 shift your rudder meet her ease the rudder
equal number of degrees. rudder
What is the helm
command?
What is the equivalent fog
signal of a "power-
driven vessel, making
1263 MIKE DELTA TANGO ROMEO
way" in the
International Code single-
letter Signal?
What will you do if you are
helmsman and the OOW
Put the rudder all Turn the rudder
(officer on watch) gives Put the rudder to towards midship,
Put the rudder to the way to
1264 you the order: "Port starboard to ease but normally not
midship position starboard to stop all the way to
20" and after a while the turn
the turn midship position
the order: "Ease your
helm"
In a narrow channel or
fairway, the maneuvering single letter single letter single letter single letter
and warning signal of a signal signal signal signal
1265 "ZULU&quo "TANGO&q "ECHO&qu "BRAVO&q
vessel intending to
overtake another vessel on t; uot; ot; uot;
her port side is:
The last vessel of the tow
(if manned) shall sound Single letter Single letter Single letter Single letter
1266 signal BRAVO
which of the following fog signal DELTA signal ECHO signal GOLF
signals?
A vessel approaching a
bend shall sound which of
the following signals where Single letter Single letter Single letter Single letter
1267
other vessels may be signal X-RAY signal TANGO signal WHISKEY signal VICTOR
obscured by an intervening
obstruction?
In the following
International Code single-
single-letter single-letter single-letter single-letter
letters, which is the
signal signal signal signal
1268 equivalent fog signal of a
"KILO&quo "FOXTROT "DELTA&q "JULIETTE&
"vessel restricted in uot;
t; " quot;
her ability to
maneuver"?
A vessel when she is
1269 towing shall sound what DELTA TANGO VICTOR WHISKEY
fog-signals?

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It is the equivalent fog
signal of a "vessel
1270 not under command" MIKE SIERRA DELTA UNIFORM
in the International Code
single-letter Signal.
What is/are the content of
table #1 of radiotelephony
procedures? I. Nature of
distress in code from the
International code of
1271 signals II. Phonetic II only I only III only I, II & III
alphabets and figure
spelling III. Position in
code from the
International code of
signals
A message warning of a
1272 tropical storm should be distress message safety message routine message urgent message
sent as a(n) __________.
All VHF marine band radios
only two persons
operate in the simplex only one person the radio only the radio only
1273 may talk at the
mode which means that may talk at a time receives transmits
same time
__________.
How should the number 1
be pronounced when
1274 NEW-MAL-WON NUM-EV-WUN OO-NAH-WUN OO-NO
spoken on the
radiotelephone?
If a crew member that was
ill has died which code
1275 MPO MPR MPK MPJ
should your message
contain?
Repeat ... - I say again ... - I reiterate ... - Take note ... -
If any part of the message
followed by the followed by the followed by the followed by the
are considered sufficiently
1276 corresponding corresponding corresponding corresponding
important to need part of the part of the part of the part of the
safeguarding say: message. message. message. message.
It should be expressed in the
24 hour UTC notation; if
1277 local time will be used in Interval Periods Times Phase
ports or harbours it should
clearly be stated.
Message Markers. This
indicates that the following
1278 message is restricted to Advice Information Warning Instruction
observed facts situations
etc..
Preferably to be expressed
in nautical miles or cables
1279 (tenths of a mile) otherwise Distances Space Expanse Vastness
in kilometres or metres the
unit always to be stated.

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The Coordinator Surface
a black ball over two black
Search in a SAR situation code flag Quebec
1280 a black diamond diamond shapes the code flags FR
should display by day over a black ball
shape in a vertical line
__________.
The national distress
safety and calling
1281 16 22 13 18
frequency is channel
__________.
The VHF radiotelephone
156.7 MHz 156.65 MHz 156.6 MHz 156.8 MHz
1282 calling/safety/distress (channel 16)
(channel 14) (channel 13) (channel 12)
frequency is __________.
What is the calling and
distress frequency on a
1283 1492 kHz 2182 kHz 2082 kHz 1892 kHz
single side band (SSB)
marine radiotelephone?
What is the lifesaving
Horizontal
signal for You are seen - Code letter K by 3 white star Vertical motion
1284 motion with a
Assistance will be given as blinker light signals of a white light
white flag
soon as possible ?
What is the radiotelephone
1285 pan pan mayday securite seelonce feenee
urgency signal?
What would be used to call
Calling all
1286 all stations in your vicinity Kilo Charlie Quebec Alpha Alpha
stations
by radiotelephone?
The hoist area
The drop line The vessel should should be Flags should be
should be be stopped with located as far aft flown to provide a
When evacuating a seaman
grounded first the wind dead as possible so the visual reference
1287 by helicopter lift which
then secured as ahead during the pilot will have a as to the
statement is TRUE? direction of the
close to the hoist hoisting visual reference
apparent wind.
point as possible. operation. while
approaching.
When it is accepted to Standing by on Waiting on VHF Staying on VHF Keeping watch
1288 remain on the VHF channel VHF Channel ... / Channel ... / Channel ... / on VHF Channel
/ frequency indicated say: frequency ... frequency ... frequency ... ... / frequency ...
When the information Information
Information not
1289 requested cannot be I do not know .... cannot be No information.
available.
obtained say: obtained.
Which of the signals listed
is required to be displayed A red and yellow
1290 A red light A red flag A yellow flag
during the day while flag
bunkering?
Which radiotelephone
SOS Received
1291 signal indicates receipt of a Mayday roger Roger wilco
acknowledged mayday
distress message?
Which spoken emergency
signal would you use to call None of the
1292 Urgency signal Distress signal Safety signal
a boat to come assist a above
man overboard?

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While proceeding to a
Resume base Acknowledge Relay the original
distress site you hear the Monitor the
course and speed receipt and distress message
words Seelonce mayday radiotelephone
1293 as your advise your as no other
on the radiotelephone. but do not
assistance is no course speed vessel has transmit.
Which action should you
longer required. and ETA. acknowledged it.
take?
While proceeding towards
Resume base
a distress site you hear the Relay the initial
course and speed Resume normal Do not transmit
message Seelonce Feenee communications distress message
1294 because the on the guarded
over the
over the radiotelephone. to the nearest
distress situation frequency. radiotelephone.
Which action should you shore station.
is over.
take?
You are the first vessel to
arrive at the scene of a
distress. Due to the volume Key the
Broadcast Broadcast
of traffic on the radio you Switch to flag microphone
1295 Seelonce Charlie Quebec-
are unable to Distress . hoists. three times in
Mayday-Quiet .
communicate with the quick succession.
vessel in distress. Which
action should you take?
You are using VHF channel
16 (156.8 MHz) or 2182
kHz. You need help but are ASSISTANCE
1296 MAYDAY PAN-PAN SECURITE
not in danger. You should NEEDED
use the urgent signal
__________.
A call between any two
ship stations on an
intership working
1297 3 minutes 2 minutes 4 minutes 5 minutes
frequency shall have a
maximum duration of
__________.
A Coast Guard
radiotelephone message
about an aid to navigation
1298 PAN-PAN MAYDAY SOS SECURITY
that is off station is
preceded by the word
__________.
A crew member suddenly
becomes blind in both
1299 MNI MNJ MNO MNM
eyes. Which code should
your message contain?
A long pole with a hook at
one end used to reach for
1300 pike pole hooker line rod jack staff
lines is known as a
__________.
A message giving warning
of a hurricane should have Pan-Pan (3 Securite Securite
1301 TTT TTT TTT No special prefix Securite
which prefix when sent by times)
radiotelephone?

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A signal indicating a code hoist to
Greenwich mean time indicate
1302 the letters GT the letter Z the letter G
would be preceded with Greenwich mean
__________. time to follow
A vessel in distress should
send by radio telephone spoken words
1303 the two tone alarm signal distress position ship s name ship s call letters Mayday Mayday
followed immediately by Mayday
the __________.
A vessel which is being
assisted by an icebreaker
sounding five sounding one
should indicate that he is displaying code displaying code
1304 letter Y (Yankee)
short blasts of his prolonged blast
ready to cast off the numeral 5
whistle of his whistle
towline (if one is used) by
__________.
A vessel which is being
assisted by an icebreaker
would display a flag hoist receives ice speed begins to becomes
1305 stops icebound
consisting of the code damage drop
numeral 4 when the vessel
__________.
Daily statement
According to the Vessel
Times of Distress and about the
Bridge-to-Bridge Routine
beginning and alarm signals condition of the
1306 Radiotelephone Act what navigational
end of watch traffic transmitted or required
is NOT required in the
period intercepted radiotelephone
radiotelephone log?
equipment
All towing vessels of 26
feet or longer while At least two A radio direction None of the
1307 A radiotelephone
navigating are required to lifeboats finder above
carry which item?
Always to be expressed in
360 degree notation from
north (true north unless
1308 otherwise stated). Route Courses Tract Direction
Whether this is to TO or
FROM a mark can be
stated.
An icebreaker assisting a
vessel through an ice field My vessel is
would display a visual I am altering my stopped and
I am operating I am altering my
1309 signal consisting of the astern propulsion
course to making no way
course to port
code letter S (Sierra) to starboard through the
signify that water
________________.
generally located
fitted in each leg between the
An intermediate spring is usually made of secured at the H
1310 of the towing fishplate and the
__________. manila hawser bitts main towing
bridle
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An oiler was badly burned
and you are
communicating with a
passenger ship that has a
doctor and hospital on
board. You want to
1311 MAB MAF MAA MAE
rendezvous in a certain
position so the oiler can be
evacuated for medical
treatment. Which code
should your message
contain?
By regulation you MUST
keep a record of the use of
1312 thirty months six months two years one year
your radiotelephone for a
minimum of __________.
exchange
Channel 13 (156.65 MHz) exchange navigational exchange
operating
the designated bridge-to- information conduct navigational
1313 schedules with
bridge channel may NOT company between a vessel necessary tests information
be used to __________. dispatcher and a shore between vessels
station
remove and
remove a barge moor a barge to
Hanging a barge off means deliver a loaded tow an empty
1314 while locking the bank and
to __________. barge from a barge astern leave
through
multiple tow
How many VHF Survival
Craft Transceivers are
1315 2 3 4 5
required aboard passenger
ships?
How should the letter Q
be pronounced when
1316 KEH BECK QU UE QWE BEC QUE BACH
spoken on the
radiotelephone?
How should the letter Z be
1317 pronounced when spoken ZEE BR AH ZEE ZE ZE HE ZOO LOO
on the radiotelephone?
How should the letter D be
1318 pronounced when spoken DA VID DUKE DELL TAH DOG
on the radiotelephone?
If you are transmitting a follow the
always use the
distress message by use English preface it by the transmission
1319 language
International
radiotelephone you should word Interco with the radio
Code
__________. alarm signal
Any person maintaining a
listening watch on a speak a language
1320 bridge-to-bridge repair the unit send Morse Code the vessels crew speak English
radiotelephone must be will understand
able to __________.

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When establishing primary
contact between vessels, if
English is the language
International
agreed upon for working Bridge Standard Marine
Oxford Concise Safety Guide for
1321 and a minor understanding Procedures Navigational
Dictionary. Vocabulary. Tankers and
difficulty arises, which Guide.
Terminals.
book would you use to
help overcome
this__________ .
If you wished to transmit a
message by voice
concerning the safety of
1322 Securite Mayday Pan-pan Safety
navigation, you would
preface it by the word
__________.
a ship is
the message threatened by a calling station
In radiotelephone the message
following the grave and has an urgent
communications, the prefix following is a
1323 prefix will be imminent danger message about
PAN-PAN indicates that meteorological the safety of a
about the safety and requests
__________. warning person
of navigation immediate
assistance
In radio telephony what is
the URGENCY CALL which
should be used to indicate
Victor Victor (3 Pan Pan (3 Securite Securite Mayday Mayday
1324 that you have a very urgent
times) times) (3 times) (3 times)
message to transmit
concerning the safety of
another vessel or person?
A vessel in distress should
send by radio telephone spoken words
1325 the two tone alarm signal Mayday, Mayday, distress position ships name ships call letters
followed immediately by Mayday
the __________.
Right, .... - Ok, .... - followed Affirmative, .... - Yes, .... -
When the answer to a
followed by the by the followed by the followed by the
1326 question is in the
appropriate appropriate appropriate appropriate
affirmative, say: phrase in full.
phrase in full. phrase in full. phrase in full.
When the answer to a No, .... - followed Negative, .... - Not at all, .... - I do not know, ....
by the followed by the followed by the - followed by the
1327 question is in the negative,
appropriate appropriate appropriate appropriate
say: phrase in full. phrase in full. phrase in full. phrase in full.
Wait - followed Wait a minute - Hold - followed Stand by -
by the time followed by the by the time followed by the
When the information
interval within time interval interval within time interval
1328 requested is not within which the
which the within which the which the
immediately available, say: information will
information will information will information will
be available.
be available. be available. be available.
When the information Information
Information not
1329 requested cannot be No information. cannot be I do not know, ....
available.
obtained, say: obtained.

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When an INSTRUCTION
(e.g. by a VTS-Station,
Affirmative ... - Ok ... - followed Yes ... - followed I will/can ... -
Naval vessel or other fully
followed by the by the by the followed by the
1330 authorized personnel ) or instruction or
instruction or instruction or instruction or
an ADVICE is given, advice in full.
advice in full. advice in full. advice in full.
respond if in the
affirmative:
It is use to announce a
1331 MAYDAY PAN - PAN SECURITY SOS
distress message.
It is use to announce an
1332 SOS SECURITY PAN - PAN MAYDAY
urgency message.
It is use to announce a
1333 SECURITE SOS MAYDAY PAN - PAN
safety message.
When it is advisable to Wait on VHF Stand by on VHF Keep watch on Stay on VHF
1334 remain on a VHF Channel / Channel ... / Channel ... / VHF Channel ... / Channel ... /
frequency say: frequency ... frequency ... frequency ... frequency ...
When it is accepted to Standing by on Staying on VHF Keeping watch Waiting on VHF
1335 remain on the VHF channel VHF Channel ... / Channel ... / on VHF Channel Channel ... /
/ frequency indicated, say: frequency ... frequency ... ... / frequency ... frequency ...
When it is advisable to Kindly shift to Please adjust to Advise (you) Please change to
change to VHF
1336 change to another VHF VHF Channel ... / VHF Channel ... / Channel ... /
VHF Channel ... /
Channel / frequency, say: frequency ... . frequency ... . frequency ... . frequency ... .
Going up / down
When the changing of a Changing to VHF Shifting to VHF Moving to VHF
to VHF Channel
1337 VHF Channel / frequency is Channel ... / Channel ... / Channel ... /
frequency ... . ... / frequency ...
accepted, say: frequency ... . frequency ... .
.
I say again ... - Take note ... - Repeat ... - I reiterate ... -
If any part of the message
followed by the followed by the followed by the followed by the
are considered sufficiently
1338 corresponding corresponding corresponding corresponding
important to need part of the
part of the part of the part of the
safeguarding, say: message.
message. message. message.
Always to be expressed in
360 degree notation from
north (true north unless
1339 otherwise stated). Direction Tract Route Courses
Whether this is to TO or
FROM a mark can be
stated.
Preferably to be expressed
in nautical miles or cables
(tenths of a mile)
1340 Space Distances Vastness Expanse
otherwise in kilometres or
metres, the unit always to
be stated.
To be expressed in knots:
15.1 without further
1341 Speed Velocity Rate Momentum
notation meaning speed
through the water.

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It should be expressed in
the 24 hour UTC notation;
1342 if local time will be used in Periods Times Interval Phase
ports or harbours it should
clearly be stated.
Place names used should
be those on the chart or in
Sailing Directions in use. Topographical Geographical
1343 Local names names
Terrestial names
Should these not be names
understood, latitude and
longitude should be given.
It is used in order to
especially facilitate shore-
to-ship and ship-to-shore
communication or when Message Message
1344 Message Pointer Message Symbol
one of the Standard Markers Indicator
Marine Communication
Phrases will not fit the
meaning desired.
Message Markers. This
indicates that the following
message implies the
1345 Intention Instruction Advice Information
intention of the sender to
influence others by a
Regulation.
Message Markers. This
indicates that the following
message implies the
1346 Warning Instruction Advice Information
intention of the sender to
influence others by a
Recommendation.
Message Markers. This
indicates that the following
message implies the
1347 Instruction Intention Advice Warning
intention of the sender to
inform others about
danger.
Message Markers. This
indicates that the following
1348 message is restricted to Information Warning Advice Instruction
observed facts, situations,
etc..
Message Markers. This
indicates that the following
1349 Inquiry Question Request Query
message is of interrogative
character.
Message Markers. This
indicates that the following
1350 Answer Response Reply Reaction
message is the reply to a
previous question.

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Message Markers. This
indicates that the following
1351 message is asking for Advice Instruction Order Request
action from others with
respect to the vessel.
Message Markers. This
indicates that the following
message informs others
1352 Plan Information Intention Instruction
about immediate
navigational action
intended to be taken.
If a receiving station keep the Raise and lower
cannot distinguish a signal answering
1353 Hoist ZQ pennant at the
the answering Hoist ZL
sent by flag hoist it should
dip pennant
__________.
A vessel in distress should
send by radio telephone spoken words
1354 the two tone alarm signal Distress position Ships call letters Mayday, Mayday, Ships name
followed immediately by Mayday
the __________.
According to the "Vessel
The home
Bridge-to-Bridge a summary of all A record of your
address of the A record of all
1355 Radiotelephone Act", your distress calls and transmissions
messages vessel's Master routine calls
radiotelephone log must only
or owner
contain __________.
If no answer is
It is advisable to
received on the
Which statement about Channel 16 follow a distress designated Distress
transmitting distress (156.8 MHz) may message on distress messages should
1356 messages by be used for 2182 kHz by two frequencies, first be
radiotelephone is distress dashes of 10 to repeat the transmitted on
INCORRECT? messages. 15 seconds distress call on 2182 kHz.
duration.
any frequency
available.
A message warning of a
1357 tropical storm should be distress message urgent message routine message safety message
sent as a(n) __________.
A message giving warning
of a hurricane should have Securite Securite Pan-Pan (3
1358 Securite
TTT TTT TTT No special prefix
which prefix when sent by times)
radiotelephone?
If you wished to transmit a
message by voice
concerning the safety of
1359 Mayday Pan-pan Safety Securite
navigation, you would
preface it by the word
__________.
The VHF radiotelephone
156.65 MHz 156.8 MHz 156.6 MHz 156.7 MHz
1360 calling/safety/distress (channel 16)
(channel 13) (channel 12) (channel 14)
frequency is __________.

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The radiotelephone safety
message urgently
1361 concerned with safety of a Mayday Interco Pan pan Safety
person would be prefixed
by the word __________.
How is the International
1362 Code Signal of distress N.C S.O.S D.S Interco
indicated?
A bell or gong, or other
device having similar sound
characteristics shall 110 dB at 1 100 dB at 1
1363 80 dB at 1 meter 50 dB at a meter
produce a sound pressure meter meter
level of not less than
________
The Rules concerning the
display of lights starts and
1364 sunrise to sunrise sunset to sunrise sunrise to sunset sunset to sunset
ends under which of the
following?
Vertical motion of Code flags
Which is NOT a distress Dye marker on Flames on a
1365 a white lantern at "November" and
signal? night the water vessel
"Charlie"
Distress alerting
to and from
vessels, search
and rescue
Which communications All coordination, on-
functions must all vessels Communications communications scene
be capable of performing in each of the possible within Radio direction communications,
1366 signals for
under GMDSS as defined operational the International finding
by the International ocean areas Safety-NET locating, Maritime
Safety
Maritime Organization? service
Information,
general and
bridge-to-bridge
communications.
The VHF radiotelephone
1367 frequency for Channel 14 156.8 MHz 156.6 MHz 156.7 MHz 156.0 MHz
is:
The VHF radiotelephone
1368 frequency for Channel 13 156.65 MHz 156.70 MHz 156.60 MHz 156.80 MHz
is:
Channel 70 for digital
selective calling for
1369 158.526 MHz 156.526 MHz 157.526 MHz 159.526 MHz
Distress, Safety and Calling
frequency operate at:
Channel 16 - Safety and
1370 calling frequency which 159.800 MHz 157.800 MHz 156.800 MHz 158.800 MHz
operates in:
An urgent marine storm 157.10 MHz 156.80 MHz None of the
1371 warning message would be (VHF-FM Ch. 2670 KHz
22A) (VHF-FM Ch. 16) above
broadcast on:

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When bunkering at a dock A yellow flag by A green flag by A red flag by day,
A red flag by day,
1372 which of the following day, red light by red light by night
day, green light a blue light by
signals must be displayed? night by night night
About 40-70 About 50-100 About 30-70 About 60-120
In shore-ship use, what is
1373 miles "Line of miles "Line of miles "Line of miles "Line of
useful range of VHF? sight"
sight" sight" sight"
In case a vessel seeks
medical advice including
the onward transmission of
medical messages by radio
According to the
or satellite communication Shall be available None of the
1374 free of charge to Per minute basis seriousness of
between a ship and those all ships choices
the case
ashore giving advice, how
does the payment for such
medical advice being
made?
In the International Code
of Signals, the code signal
1375 DX CB CP AE
meaning "I require
immediate assistance" is:
If you wanted to ask a
nearby vessel if he had a
1376 AL MA AM AN
doctor on board, you
would hoist the flag signal:
Approaching the
anchorage to pick up pilot, Nothing call the
1377 Golf flag Hotel flag Bravo flag
what will be your required pilot thru VHF
signal during daylight?
Distress, Safety and Calling
1378 Channel 69 Channel 16 Channel 13 Channel 70
Channel.
When using the
International Code of
Signals to communicate,
1379 the end of a WA CQ AR YZ
radiotelephone
transmission is indicated
by the signal:
Hoist which relates to
phrases that are very Double letter
1380 Single letter hoist Three letter hoist Four letter hoist
urgent, important and of hoist
common use is a:
My ship is infected with
infectious disease, what
1381 DQ QQ DR Ql
international flag signal will
I hoist?
The appropriate landing
signals for small boats with horizontal
code flag S as a firing of a white letter K in Morse
1382 crews or persons in code given by motion of a
hoist star signal light
distress to indicate "this white flag
the best place to land" is:

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How would the letter "I" be
1383 pronounced over the IN DEE AH I VAN HO IN DEE GO I EE
radiotelephone?
A high intensity all-round
flashing red light is any of the in flight near
1384 landing taking off
exhibited by a WIG craft choices is correct surface
only when:
The Master is allowed by in order to avoid
in order to meet whenever he None of the
1385 the rules to depart from immediate
charterer's order danger desires choices is correct
the normal requirements:
As per Annex II of the
Rules, which of the
International
following is the additional International International International
1386 code flag
day signal for trawlers code flag "PAPA" code flag "ZULU" code flag "GOLF"
"TANGO"
when the net has come
fast an obstruction?
As per Annex II of the
Rules, the additional International International International International
1387
signals for trawlers when code flag "P" code flag "Z" code flag "G" code flag "H"
hauling their nets is:
What does this signal It signifies, "I
displayed by a small craft It signifies, "I am have a diver It signifies, "I
It signifies, "I
signify when in passage up maneuvering down, I am have a diver
have a diver
1388 a river, she is showing a with difficulty, proceeding at down, keep well
down, I require clear at slow
rigid replica of the keep out of my maneuvering
assistance" speed"
international code flag way" speed, keep clear
"A"? of me"
While at sea, a tug is seen keep well clear
displaying a black square render as the tug is keep clear as she keep clear as she
1389 flag below a black ball on assistance to the restricted in her is towing a is escorting a
its mast. What action tug ability to dracone submersible
should be done? maneuver
Keep well clear Keep well clear
At sea you sight a tug Keep well clear as the tug is Give assistance as she is
1390 displaying this signal. as she is towing a restricted in her as the tug is in escorting a
What should you do? dracone ability to distress submersible
maneuver vessel
Three letter hoists that
Meteorological Maneuvering
1391 begin with the code flag Master's advise Medical signals
warnings signals
MIKE signifies:
If a "man overboard" is
1392 heard over the radio, what MAYDAY CQ CQ SECURITE PAN PAN
precedes the message?
During a search, a RU
would like to communicate
by VHF radio telephone on
1393 YY GH MI MG
channel indicated, she
must signal what code
group?

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In restricted visibility, a
power-driven vessel
1394 making way through the ROMEO TANGO ZULU MIKE
water shall sound which of
the following fog signals?
International International International
Vessels engaged in pair No necessary
code flag "PT" code flag "P" code flag "T"
1395 trawling show what day signal to be
flown at the flown at the flown at the
signals? shown foremost
foremost foremost
A vessel being towed shall No signal
1396 BRAVO ECHO PAPA
sound a fog-signal of: required
How should the letter "O"
1397 be pronounced over the O RIAN OSS CAH OA KAM OCK TOW BER
radiotelephone?
RT message giving warning
of a hurricane should have Mayday, Pan -Pan (3 Securite Securite
1398 CQ, CQ, CQ
which of the following Mayday, Mayday times) Securite
prefixes:
The signal consist of three Patient has
Patient is found Patient is unable Patient appears
1399 letter signals "MCW" mental to be in a state of
unconscious to sleep shock
means: symptoms
How is the letter "Q"
1400 pronounced when spoken KEH BECK QUE BACK QWE BEK QU UE
on the radiotelephone?
R/T Primary R/T Primary
Intership, Maybe Intership, Maybe
What is the purpose of VHF used in co- Public traffic
1401 used in co- Don't know
Channel 06? ordination of SAR channel
ordination of SAR ship to ship and
ship to ship only. ship to aircraft.
To attract the attention of the vessel signals the signal cannot
red and green
other vessel, a vessel may such intentions be mistaken for a white lights are
1402 lights are not signal authorized
use any sound or light over the not used
used by the Rules
signals as long as: radiotelephone
When a vessel is sounding a
single-letter signal any of the
1403 she is at anchor she is in distress she is towing
"ROMEO", this indicates choices is correct
that:
Signaling by flag hoist is
answering
1404 completed by the vessel signal AR code flag R code flag N
pennant
hoisting the:
The maneuvering and
warning signal of a vessel
intending to overtake
single letter single letter single letter single letter
1405 another vessel on her port
signal "TANGO" signal "ZULU" signal "ECHO" signal "BRAVO"
side when in a narrow
channel or fairway shall be
a:
Approaching a bend where
other vessels may be
Single letter Single letter Single letter Single letter
1406 obscured by an intervening
signal TANGO signal VICTOR signal WHISKEY signal X-RAY
obstruction, what signal
shall a vessel sound?

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Determine among the
International Code single-
single-letter
letters the equivalent fog single-letter single-letter single-letter
1407 signal
signal of a "vessel signal "KILO" signal "DELTA" signal "JULIETTE"
"FOXTROT"
restricted in her ability to
maneuver".
swing out
transmit lifeboats, ensure
In the event of a collision, hoist the three
MAYDAY or that no
after the impact, which of red lights in a close all
1408 PA_PAN signals, premature
the following should NOT vertical line, one watertight doors
even if not in above the other abandonment
be done?
distress takes place and
prepare life rafts
How is the letter "T"
1409 pronounced when spoken TANG GO TEE TAHO TEEE
over the radiotelephone?
For a vessel at anchor, No additional
1410 what are the additional TANGO and optional ROMEO SIERRA
and optional fog-signals? signal required
The merchant
The flags MV
ship's identify The code
A warship indicates that it close up until The national
signal and pennant, and
wishes to communicate acknowledged ensign of the
1411 keeping it keeps it during
with a merchant ship by and then vessel at the the entire
hoisted during
hoisting: lowering them to starboard yard communication
the entire
the dip
communication
In the event of a collision, to alert the
it will alert to warn the
why is it important to to justify that consignee/s that
shipping to a other ship
1412 transmit MAYDAY or possible future
you are not at their cargoes
involved in the
PAN_PAN signals, even if distress call fault may not arrive
collision
not in distress? on time
What channel is
designated by the Radio MF/HF
1413 VHF channel 16 VHF channel 13 DSC channel 70
Regulations for Bridge-to Watchkeeping
Bridge communications?
What should be used when
language difficulties exist
which cannot be resolved Changing International VHF Communicate to
1414 Code of Signals
by the used of the IMO channels watchkeeping coast stations
Standard Marine
Communication Phrases?
An icebreaker assisting a
vessel through an ice field my vessel is I am operating I am altering my
would display a visual stopped and I am altering my
1415 astern course to
signal consisting of the making no way course to port
through the water propulsion starboard
code letter M (Mike) to
signify that _______ .

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For the purposes of
distress signaling small Three hand red
passenger vessels that flare distress An approved
operate on runs of more A Very pistol signals and
1416 A radiotelephone noise-making
than 30 minutes duration and flare kit three hand
orange smoke device
on lakes bays and sounds
distress signals
and river routes must carry
_______.
With arm
extended
Place both fists in With both arms
Extend arm and front of the body downwards and
extended out
How should you signal the point finger in the forefinger
1417 with the thumbs and palms down
crane operator to swing? direction to move pointing down
the boom. pointing move arms back
move hand in
outward. and forth.
small horizontal
circles.
If there is a possibility of
confusion which signal
1418 should be used to send the B045T 45 B045 A045
group True Bearing 045
Degrees ?
If you make an error while the erase signal
EEE then send the correction then continue the
signaling by flashing light RPT then repeat
1419 the word signal and re- message with the
what action should you last correctly the entire signal
correctly spell the word
take? spelled word
If you were being assisted
that he is
by an icebreaker and he to shorten the that he has his
that his vessel is shortening the
1420 sent you the single letter distance between engines in
vessels healthy distance
Q what would he would reverse
between vessels
be telling you?
In the International Code
a group from the the vessels a group from the
of signals what does a urgency or an
1421 general signal national identity medical signal
group of three letters code emergency
code signal
indicates?
Regardless of the method I wish to
a distance of 4 the wind is from a speed of 4 communicate
1422 it is sent what does he with you by
miles the south knots
signal K4 mean? sound signals
The color of the signal flare
sent up by a submarine
1423 green red yellow white
coming to periscope depth
is _______.
The flag hoist 62.2 would
answering answering answering
be sent as pennant 6 space second
1424 pennant second pennant third pennant first
pennant 2 followed by substitute substitute
substitute substitute
what?
The use of three (3) figure bearing or
1425 longitude distance time
signals denotes _______. azimuth
The vertical dimension of a
1426 Fly Tabling Hoist Tack
flag is called _______.

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What does the signal AS
when used in signaling by Finished with
1427 Wait Over Repeat this signal
the International Code of transmission
Signals mean?
What is indicated by the
You are running I require I have a fire on
1428 flag U or the letter U by into danger.
I require a tug.
assistance. board.
blinker?
What is the international
calling and distress channel
1429 Channel 10 Channel 1 Channel 68 Channel 16
found on all VHF-FM
equipped drilling rigs?
What is the lifesaving code letter K
signal used to indicate firing of a white firing of a red star vertical motion given by light or
1430
Landing here is highly star signal signal of a red light sound signaling
dangerous ? apparatus
What is the meaning of the This is the call
Will you lead me
signal QU RQ when sent by Is anchoring sign of a vessel
1431 Interrogative to a safe
the International Code of prohibited? registered in
anchorage?
Signals? Latvia.
DSC provides
DSC is to be
reception of used for This aids SAR DSC provides
weather and transmitting and
What is the primary authorities in low-cost routine
navigational receiving distress
1432 purpose for Digital alerts to and from
tracking a vessels communications
warnings plus
Selective Calling (DSC)? other ships or position by for the vessel
search and
coast radio satellite. operator.
rescue
stations via radio.
information.
What is the unit of one and one-half
four times the twice the length three times the
1433 duration of a dash in times the length
length of a dot of a dot length of a dot
Morse Code? of a dot
Only when there
When is the appropriate is a chance of
During daytime During night time
1434 time for setting off distress them being seen Anytime
only by rescue only
flares and rockets?
vessels.
When signaling by flag hoist
what signal indicates answering
1435 pennant
code flag N code flag R signal AR
completion of the
communication?
When the letter VICTOR is You are running Do not pass I require
1436 I am disabled.
hoisted it means _______. into danger. ahead of me. assistance.
Which distress signal is
required for a liferaft in
ocean service and could be Orange dye
1437 Red flares The water light Smoke marker
effectively used to attract marker
the attention of aircraft at
night?
Which one of the following
signals is made at night by a Vertical motion Horizontal motion Vertical motion
1438 lifesaving station to indicate of a red light or of a white light or of a white light White star rocket
Landing here highly flare flare or flare
dangerous ?

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While communicating with
a shore station concerning
an injured female your
1439 message should indicate MAJ 32 MAO 32 MAK 32 MAL 32
the subjects age is 32.
Which code would your
message contain?
Attempt to call
You are approaching Give the vessel a Slow your vessel
the vessel on
another vessel and see that wide berth as and keep well
Stop your vessel VHF
1440 she has the signal flag A she is carrying clear because
instantly. radiotelephone she has a diver
hoisted. What should you dangerous
because she is down.
do? goods.
disabled.
Slow to bare
You are downbound in an
steerageway and
ice filled channel. An No action is Move to the right
Stop your be prepared to
icebreaker is meeting you required; the hand side of the
headway and come ahead as
1441 and sounds two short one icebreaker will channel and slow
await further the icebreaker
prolonged and two short signals. move out of the to bare
commences
blasts on the whistle. What channel. steerageway.
escorting your
action should you take?
vessel.
A crew member suddenly
becomes blind in both
1442 MNJ MNI MNO MNM
eyes. Which code should
your message contain?
may be used is used to
consists of the consists of 5 or
individually or in indicate doubt
A distress signal raising and more short blasts
1443 conjunction with about another
__________. other distress lowering of a of the fog signal
vessel s
signals large white flag apparatus
intentions
A message by flashing light
consists of four elements
1444 including the call the destination ending answer time
identity the text and
what fourth element?
A radio telegraph message
commencing with XXX has
the same meaning as a The spoken word The spoken word
1445 TTT PAN
SOS
message sent by radio- URGENCY
telephone commencing
with:
A set of code flags on a
1446 26 pieces 40 pieces 36 pieces 60 pieces
vessel totals _______.
A vessel is flying the signal an aircraft is
an aircraft is there is no
BJ-1 from her starboard the aircraft is still ditched in
1447 circling over an danger of
halyard. What does this accident afloat position
explosion
signal mean? indicated
A vessel is signaling to you
by flag hoist and the wait for further
expect no further
1448 answer pennant is hoisted signals after a hoist flag C hoist flag R
flag hoists
close-up. You should short delay
__________.

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A vessel which sound on
her whistle 7 successive
1449 Fire drill Abandonship Boat drill Man overboard
short blast and followed by
1 prolonged blast means:
the merchant
the flags MV
the national ship s identity the code pennant
A warship indicates that it close up until
ensign of the signal and and keeping it
wishes to communicate acknowledged
1450 merchant vessel keeping it flying during the
with a merchant ship by entire and then
at the starboard hoisted during
hoisting __________. communication lowering them to
yard the entire
the dip
communication
A yellow signal floating in
the air from a small
has fired a
parachute about 300 feet is about to rise to is disabled and is on the bottom
1451 periscope depth
torpedo during a
above the water would unable to surface in distress
drill
indicate that a submarine
_______.
After sending a message
describing the symptoms
Commence Apply ice-cold
of an ill crew member you
Pass catheter artificial compress and
1452 receive a message respiration
Give enema
into bladder renew every 4
containing the code MRL. immediately hours
What is the meaning of the
message?
An airplane wants a vessel
to change course and
proceed towards a vessel circling the heading in the flashing the crossing ahead
1453 in distress. The actions of vessel at least direction of the navigation lights and rocking the
the aircraft to convey this once distress location on and off wings
message will NOT include
_______.
An all-round white light
which flashes
simultaneously with the manuevering
1454 anchor light Morse light signal light
ship s whistle when light
signifying a course change
_______.
An oiler was badly burned
and you are
communicating with a
passenger ship that has a
doctor and hospital on
board. You want to
1455 MAF MAE MAB MAA
rendezvous in a certain
position so the oiler can be
evacuated for medical
treatment. Which code
should your message
contain?

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As per annex IV(2) the use
or exhibition of any signals
listed Annex IV(1) except
for the purpose of
indicating distress and sometimes
1456 not allowed prohibited not accepted
need of assistance and the allowed
use of other signals that
may be confused with
those listed in (1) is
_______.
By day the horizontal
motion of a white flag or
Tail block is
1457 arms extended horizontally Negative Haul away Affirmative
made fast
by a person on the beach
indicates?
By day the signal meaning vertical motion of
vertical motion white smoke
1458 This is the best place to white star rocket a white flag or
of a red flag signal the arms
land is a _______.
Date may be signaled by
1459 two four or six numerals Papa Delta Lima Zulu
preceded by flag _______.
During a training exercise a
submarine indicating that a
torpedo has been fired will
1460 orange yellow black red
send up smoke from a
float. What color will the
smoke be?
Figures preceeded by letter
1461 distance latitude bearing none of these
R indicate _______.
Figures preceeded by the
1462 letter S indicate ship s heading destination a question speed
_______.
Hoist which relates to
phrases which are very
1463 single-letter hoist three-letter hoist four-letter hoist none of these
urgent important and of
common use _______.
by hoisting the by hoisting the
by hoisting the by hoisting the merchant ship s flags MV close up
How does a warship code pennant
national ensign identity signal until
indicates that it wishes to and keeping it
1464 of the merchant flying during the
and keeping it acknowledged
communicate with a
vessel at the entire hoisted during and then
merchant ship?
starboard yard communication the entire lowering them to
communication the dip
omitting the call
How is the call part of a the identity signal
if the name of
1465 signal by flashing light sending CQ of the station
the station is called
made?
unknown
How should a receiving keep the raise and lower
station indicate that it answering
1466 pennant at the
hoist ZQ the answering hoist ZL
cannot distinguish a signal
dip pennant
sent by flag hoist?

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1 answer 1 answer 1 answer
How would the flag hoist N 1 answer
1467 pennant 3 pennant 3 first pennant 3
1.33 be sent? pennant 3 second substitute
third substitute substitute
If a crew member that was
ill has died which code
1468 MPR MPO MPK MPJ
should your message
contain?
What is the International
Code signal for a decimal
1469 TTTT EEEEE AAA AS
point between figures
using flashing light?
While using the
International Code of
Signals, if the receiving
station can distinguish the
flag signal of the
1470 ZL ZP ZR ZK
transmitting station, but
cannot understand the
meaning of it, the station
can hoist the flag signal
__________.
The letter HOTEL when I require a I have a doctor I have a pilot on
1471
hoisted means: doctor. on board. board.
Figures preceeded by the
1472 speed destination ships heading a question
letter S indicate:
Figures preceeded by letter none of the
1473 bearing distance latitude
R indicate: options
In signaling by Internatinal
geographical
Code Flags, what is the common general
1474 signal and signal urgent messages
significance of four-letter messages station vocabulary
signals?
When bunkering or loading
1475 explosives, my flaghoist Bravo Charlie Delta November
should be:
The call for unknown
1476 T C W AA
station and general call:
What will you hoist when
you have a diver down and
1477 Charlie Bravo Alpha Zulu
require ships to keep
clear?
When navigating at night,
you see a vessel flashing by answering in the stopping your calling the changing course
1478
light the letter KILO, you same manner engine master to starboard
will react by:
My ship is
My ship is suspected, I have
My ship is infected, I had a a case of
none of the
1479 Two flag signal QQ means: healthy, I request case of infectious infectious
options disease more
free pratique. disease less than
5 days ago. than five days
ago.

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What international signal
letter is used when calling
1480 Kilo November Delta Bravo
another vessel by light
signal?
The signal of sound
international telegraphic
1481 composed of dots and telephonic signal Morse Code
code signals
dashes is known as:
A set of code flags on a
1482 40 pieces 36 pieces 26 pieces 60 pieces
vessel totals:
In a set of code flags, how
1483 2 pieces 4 pieces 3 pieces 10 pieces
many substitute are there?
When the code flag OSCAR A vessel in I am stopping my I am going A man
1484
is hoisted, it signifies: distress. engine. astern. overboard.
When requesting for free
1485 pratique, which single hoist Quebec Lima X-ray Bravo
is exhibited?
When navigating in a
roadstead, another vessel She is requesting There is a man
none of the She needs a
1486 hoist the letter TANGO on not to pass
options ahead of her. overboard. doctor.
her foremast. What does it
mean?
The use of three (3) figure bearing or
1487 distance longitude time
signals denotes: azimuth
When the letter VICTOR is I require You are running Do not pass
1488 I am disabled. assistance.
hoisted, it means: into danger. ahead of me.
Hoist which relates to
phrases which are very none of the
1489 single-letter hoist three-letter hoist four-letter hoist
urgent, important and of options
common use:
An all-round white light
which flashes
manuevering
1490 simultaneously with the signal light Morse light anchor light
light
ships whistle when
signifying a course change:
The top letter of the
1491 numeral hoist when Tango X-ray Lima Golf
signalling longitude is:
The top letter of the
numeral hoist when
1492 Charlie Papa Alpha Bravo
signalling azimuth or
bearing is:
A vessel which sound on
her whistle 7 successive
1493 Abandonship Man overboard Boat drill Fire drill
short blast and followed by
1 prolonged blast means:
Two prolonged blast
I require I am calling a I request free
1494 followed by one short blast I need a doctor.
assistance. pilot. pratique.
means:
The vertical dimension of a
1495 Hoist Fly Tack Tabling
flag is called:

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The horizontal dimension
1496 Wrap Length Fly Hoist
of a flag is called:
In undergoing a speed trial,
1497 Alpha Bravo Papa Zulu
what will you hoist?
What is indicated by the
I require You are running I have a fire on
1498 flag U or the letter U by I require a tug.
assistance. into danger. board.
blinker?
Date may be signaled by
1499 two, four or six numerals Delta Lima Papa Zulu
preceded by flag:
Time is denoted by the use
of the 24-hour clock. Four
1500 numerals are used Alpha Papa Delta Zulu
proceded by T (local time)
or (GMT).
How would 1030 GMT be
1501 1030Z Z1030 G1030 1030G
sent by bllinker?
Three-letter hoist begin Manuevering Meteorological
1502 Medical signals Masters advise
with the letter M indicates: signals warnings
In flag signaling the Indicate Indicate
Indicate a Indicate medical
1503 answering pennant could meteorological manuevering
decimal point. signal.
be used to: warnings. signals.
The word LOBITH is spelled
Lima, Oscar, Liverpool, Oslo, Lima, Oscar,
conform to the
1504 Bravo, India, Bernhard, India, Dont know Bernhard, Italia,
international phonetic Tango, Hotel Taro, Hotel Tripoli, Havana
alphabet:
The word NAVTEX is
November, Anna, November, Able, November, Alfa,
spelled conform to the
1505 Dont know Victor, Tango, Valencia, Tripoli, Victor, Tango,
international phonetic Echo, X-ray
Eduard, X-ray Echo, Xantippe
alphabet:
What signal flag is the Pilot
1506 Flag (I have a pilot on Z P H C
board)?
Vertical motion of Code flags
Which is NOT a distress Dye marker on Flames on a
1507 a white lantern at November and
signal? night the water vessel
Charlie
As per annex IV(2), the use
or exhibition of any signal
listed Annex IV(1), except
for the purpose of
sometimes
1508 indicating distress and not accepted prohibited not allowed
allowed
need of assistance and the
use of other signals that
may be confused with
those listed in (1), is

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It will initiate the It will initiate the
DSL distress DSC distress alert
alert, but any but, as no
What does the DSC control It will abort the
station receiving information will It will initiate the
unit do if the GMDSS radio transmission and DSC distress
it will have to be transmitted,
operator fails to insert set off an audible alert and default
1509 establish contact rescue personnel
updated information when alarm that must information will
with the will not be able automatically be
initiating a DSC distress be manually
distressed vessel to identify the transmitted.
alert? reset.
to determine its vessel, its
identity, position position or its
and situation. situation.
Emergency Emergency Electronic
Electronic
What is EPIRB an Position Position Pressure
1510 Purpose If
abbreviation for? Indicating Radio Indication Radio Indication Radar
Beacon. Rescue Begins.
Buoy. Buoy.
Only when there
When is the appropriate
During daytime During night time is a chance of
1511 time for setting off distress them being seen Anytime
only only by rescue
flares and rockets?
vessels.
DSC is to be used
DSC provides
for transmitting
reception of DSC provides low- This aids SAR
and receiving
What is the primary purpose weather and cost, routine authorities in
distress alerts to
1512 for Digital Selective Calling navigational communications tracking a vessels
and from other
(DSC)? warnings plus for the vessel position by
ships or coast
search and rescue operator. satellite.
radio stations via
information.
radio.
Shoreside
Search and rescue Shipping in the authorities and
authorities ashore immediate vessels can assist
What is the basic concept of
1513 All of the options can be alerted to vicinity of a ship in a coordinated
GMDSS?
a distress in distress will be SAR operation
situation. rapidly alerted. with minimum
delay.
Distress alerting
to and from
vessels, search
and rescue
Which communications All coordination, on-
functions must all vessels be communications Communications scene
capable of performing under possible within in each of the Radio direction communications,
1514
GMDSS as defined by the the International operational ocean finding signals for
International Maritime Safety-NET areas locating, Maritime
Organization? service Safety
Information,
general and
bridge-to-bridge
communications.
Which message categories Search and
Navigational Meteorological
1515 cannot be disabled by the All of the options Rescue
warnings warnings
GMDSS Radio Operator? information

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If you have to abandon hold the survival send radio
seal leaks in generate orange
1516 ship, the EPIRB can be used crafts head up homing signals to
rubber rafts smoke searching aircraft
to __________. into the seas
may be used is used to
consists of 5 or consists of the
individually or in indicate doubt
A distress signal more short blasts raising and
1517 conjunction with about another
__________. other distress of the fog signal lowering of a
vessels
signals apparatus large white flag
intentions
A SART will
normally
respond to A SART will
interrogation normally
from a searching respond to
It will respond
Which conditions will aircrafts radar if interrogation
only to
normally cause a SART to the radars from a searching
1518 interrogation by All of the options
operate in the active output power is vessels radar if
9-Ghz radar
mode? at least 10,000 the radar
signals.
watts and the antenna is at
aircraft is at a least 15 meters
height of 3000 high.
feet and within
30 nautical miles.
What is the international
calling and distress channel
1519 Channel 16 Channel 1 Channel 10 Channel 68
found on all VHF-FM
equipped drilling rigs?
The distress message of a
ship should include FIRST be ALWAYS be
transmitted as a be sent to a
considerable information include the included in the
1520 series of short Coast Guard
which might facilitate the vessels draft messages, if time initial distress
station
rescue. This information allows message
should:
A vessel in distress should
send by radio telephone spoken words
1521 the two tone alarm signal distress position Mayday, Mayday, ships call letters ships name
followed immediately by Mayday
the:
A radio telegraph message
commencing with XXX has
the same meaning as a The spoken word The spoken word
1522 TTT SOS
message sent by radio- PAN URGENCY
telephone commencing
with:
In acknowledging receipt
of a distress message, what
code would be sent on the
1523 QRT R EL OK
radiotelegraph to let the
vessel in distress know that
the message was received?

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What is the meaning of a
flag hoist consisting of the You should stop I am going Icebreaker Icebreaker
1524 code letters WM (Whiskey your vessel ahead; follow support is support is now
Mike) when displayed by instantly. me. finished. commencing.
an icebreaker?
In the International Code
of Signals, the code signal
1525 meaning I require CB CP AE DX
immediate assistance is
__________.
You are standing the
wheelwatch when you
hear the cry, "Man Give full left Put the rudder Throw a life ring Give full right
1526 rudder
overboard, starboard side". rudder amidships to mark the spot
You should instinctively
__________.
Rudder is put
Man overboard
Rudder must be hard over and the Initial turn
must be not initial turn is
When making a Scharnow put over towards direction is away
1527 more than 300 maintained until
turn, the __________. the side the man about 240 from from the side the
feet astern when
went over the original man went over
starting the turn
course
It is a particular
professional knowledge
regarding own ship various
methods available and how
steering and
1528 to change over to maneuvering conning
propulsion ship handling
secondary from primary
methods. It is the
knowledge on
__________.
In principle of shiphandling
which factor that a master Shallow water reduced engine
1529 factor
wind power ship stops
or a pilot has no direct power
control of the ship
When going astern in a
right-handed propeller ship Rudder to
rudder to port to Rudder amidship
and need to maintain the starboard enough
1530 neutralize the to compensate
to compensate hard port
ship's heading, the rudder
swing the swing the swing
would be place
at__________.
This type of screw is
principally used by fast
coastal craft and some
classes of aircraft carriers.
Triple or multiple
1531 The propeller revolve in twin screw single screw screw
quadruple screw
the same direction, so as to
facilitate engine
installation. This propeller
is __________.

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it is a propeller which is
almost invariably right-
handed. When the ship is
driven ahead, the propeller
revolves in a clockwise
1532 twin screw Single screw triple crew quadruple screw
direction, when viewed
from astern. To go astern
the rotation os the
propeller is reversed. It is
__________.
this propeller consist of the
screws that are out-
turning, are right-handed
1533 on the starboard side and Twin screw quadruple screw triple crew single screw
left-handed on the port
side, this type of propeller
is __________.
Using a sea anchor with keep the survival
aid in recovering increase your reduce your drift
1534 the survival craft will craft from
the survival craft visibility rate
__________. turning over
When steering a tow
downstream around the
swift current cross-currents
shape of a sand bar, and cross-currents
under the bar eddies under the pushing the tow
1535 staying on the proper side pushing the tow
causing loss of bar away from the
of the buoys, an operator into the bar
control bar
should be cautious of
__________.
A ship is having a slow
quick water speed of the ship
speed, by using the backing quick water quick water reaches about is the same
1536 maneuver, the ship is reaches the
amidships reaches the stern 1/4 distance speed as quick
considered to be dead on
from the stern water
the water when the
A ship is not turning
around the center of point of no
1537 point of turning point of radius pivot point
gravity, but another point. return
What is the point called?
A ship is turning around a
point called the "pivot
About same
point". What is the position near the stern of outside of the
1538 position as the near the bow
of this invisible point when the ship center of gravity. center line
the ship is "dead" in the
water?
A single-screw vessel going
ahead tends to turn more
1539 thrust discharge current suction current sidewise force
rapidly to port because of
propeller __________.
Put the sea and Put the sea and
Your vessel is off a lee Put the bow
wind about two wind on either Heave to in the
shore in heavy weather directly into the
1540 points on either quarter and trough of the
and laboring. Which action bow and reduce sea and proceed
proceed at sea.
should you take? speed. at full speed.
increased speed.

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Your vessel is backing on
the starboard screw, and
move ahead on a back on a swing to
1541 going ahead on the port swing to port starboard
straight line straight line
screw. The bow will
__________.
Your ship is going full Somewhere aft of
astern and making At 1/6 of the At 1/6 of the the center of
gravity, but it is at the center of
1542 sternway. Where will the ship's length ship's length off impossible to pin- gravity
"pivot point" be located? from the stern the bow point the exact
No wind, current. location
Your ship is going full
ahead as you start to slow
It will move aft as It will move to Same position as The "pivot point"
down. Where is the
1543 the ship slows the side of the when the ship is will move to the
position of the "pivot down center line on full ahead stern
point" now? No wind,
current.
Your ship is drifting in open
sea with temporary engine Use the
ask the chief Go to bed and
malfunction. You are opportunity to
engineer when wait for the call the company
1544 equipped with precise plot direction and
the engine will rate of drift for engine to be immediately
navigation equipment.
be ready later use ready
What should you do in this
situation?
Your ship is dead in the
water with the rudder
amidships. As the right- as influenced by
1545 to starboard to port straight ahead
handed screw starts to the tide and sea
turn ahead, the bow will
tend to go __________.
You have made a turning
test on full speed in deep
No, the turning Yes, the turning No, the turning Yes, it will be the
water. You are now going
diameter will be diameter will be diameter will be same provided
1546 to make a test in shallow increased in the same for all smaller in the UKC is 25 % -
water. Do you think the shallow water. depths. shallow water. 50 %.
turning diameter will be
the same?
Your ship is equipped with
a single, right-handed fixed She will most She will most She will most
screw. Steaming full ahead She will stop on likely sheer to likely continue likely sheer to
1547 you reverse the engine to 1,5 times the starboard and
gradually loose on a straight port and stop
stop the ship. How will the ship's length
headway course rather quickly
ship react? No wind or
current.
Your ship is equipped with
a right-handed propeller. Put the rudder Put the rudder
As you go full astern from hard to port to hard to port to
I can swing the
full ahead, the ship is no, there is reduce the water reduce the water
1548 rudder from side
sheering to starboard. Is nothing I can do flow to the right flow to the left
to side side of the
there anything you can do side of the
propeller
to reduce the change in propeller
heading?

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Yes, by putting
the rudder hard
Your ship has right handed starboard. it will
Yes, by putting
No the rudder
propeller and is on half shield water flow No, the rudder the rudder hard
must be put
ahead when you put her to the starboard. should always be to port the ship
midships,
1549 full astern to stop her. Do side of the amidships when will go to port,
propeller and otherwise it
you think the rudder will the propeller is even if the
vice versa to could be
have any effect while the going astern. propeller is going
port. This will destroyed.
ship is making headway? effect turning of
astern.
the ship.
Your engine is going astern
and you pick up sternway.
The rudder is midships, and She will most She will most The stern will be She will most
likely change
1550 you are operating on a likely change heading to
lifted to likely go straight
single, right-handed fixed heading to port starboard starboard astern
screw. How will your ship
react?
Use the rudder
You want to stop your ship hard over both
as quickly as possible sides while
do a zig zag make a complete put the engine
1551 without too much change reducing engine
maneuver turning circle full astern power, so-called
in the heading. What can
you do to achieve this? "high frequency
rudder cycling".
You have made a turning
test on full speed in deep
No, the turning Yes, the turning No, the turning Yes, it will be the
water. You are now going
diameter will be diameter will be diameter will be same provided
1552 to make a test in shallow
increased in the same for all smaller in the UKC is 25 % -
water. Do you think the shallow water. depths. shallow water. 50 %.
turning diameter will be
the same?
You have anchored in a Drop the second
mud and clay bottom. The Shorten the Drop the other anchor, veer to a
Veer cable to the
1553 anchor appears to be scope of the anchor good scope, then
anchor. weigh the first
dragging in a storm. What cable. underfoot.
action should you take? anchor.
You are sailing in shallow
water, with 15% Under
The RPM will
Keel Clearance. With full
1554 slower faster drop with 15% of stay the same
RPM, what will your speed
full
be compared to deep
water?
You are sailing in shallow
water, with 15% Under
The same as in all about 1 ship-
1555 Keel Clearance. How will shorter longer
depths length longer
the stopping distance be,
compared to deep water?
A nylon mooring rope
undergoes a decrease in
1556 strength of how many 5% 50% 20% 30%
percent if it gets wet by
immersion?

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A vessel's bow thruster is
usually quite effective at a
1557 8 3 7 5
speed of up to how many
knots?
Find the scope of an
anchor cable with eight
1558 7.5 4.8 5.4 6.7
shackles paid out in a
depth of 96 feet.
The aft emergency towing
arrangement should be
pre-rigged and be capable
1559 of being deployed in a 5 15 20 10
controlled manner in
harbor conditions in not
more than:
One shackle of anchor
1560 chain is equivalent to how 6 60 15 90
many fathoms?
Quickwater begins to move
forward, up the ship's side,
when the ship is making a
speed approximately
1561 ________ knot, and the (1/0) (2/0) (2/1) (3/1)
quickwater reaches the
ship's midships section
when the ship moving at a
speed of ________ knots.
As a general rule, a ULCC
should not have a speed in
1562 any direction greater than 0.15 knots 0.25 knots 0.20 knots 0.10 knots
what speed when touching
berth?
Aft towing arrangement
should be rigged and be
capable of being deployed
1563 10 minutes 30 minutes 15 minutes 20 minutes
in a controlled manner in
harbor conditions in NOT
more than:
How long will a 12 knot
steamer normally complete
1564 8 minutes 10 minutes 13 minutes 16 minutes
one circle turn at full rudder
angle?
The auxiliary steering gear
shall be capable of putting
the rudder over from 15 deg
on one side to 15 deg on the
other side in not more than
1565 15 seconds 28 seconds 38 seconds 60 seconds
_________ at its seagoing
draft and service speed of 7
knots or half of the
maximum ahead speed
whichever is greater.

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the compass
At the moment of impact heading and
cargo damage on the Nationality of the Nationality of
1566 of collision, the following approximate
the other ship the other vessel angle between the crew
should be noted:
the two ships
A nylon mooring rope
undergoes a decrease in
1567 strength of how many 20% 5% 50% 30%
percent if it gets wet by
immersion?
A vessel's bow thruster is
usually quite effective at a
1568 8 7 5 3
speed of up to how many
knots?
Find the scope of an
anchor cable with eight
1569 4.8 5.4 7.5 6.7
shackles paid out in a
depth of 96 feet.
The aft emergency towing
arrangement should be
pre-rigged and be capable
1570 of being deployed in a 5 10 20 15
controlled manner in
harbor conditions in not
more than:
One shackle of anchor
1571 chain is equivalent to how 15 6 90 60
many fathoms?
Quickwater begins to move
forward, up the ship's side,
when the ship is making a
speed approximately
1572 ________ knot, and the (3/1) (1/0) (2/0) (2/1)
quickwater reaches the
ship's midships section
when the ship moving at a
speed of ________ knots.
As a general rule, a ULCC
should not have a speed in
1573 any direction greater than 0.20 knots 0.25 knots 0.15 knots 0.10 knots
what speed when touching
berth?
Aft towing arrangement
should be rigged and be
capable of being deployed
1574 30 minutes 15 minutes 20 minutes 10 minutes
in a controlled manner in
harbor conditions in NOT
more than:
How long will a 12 knot
steamer normally
1575 8 minutes 10 minutes 13 minutes 16 minutes
complete one circle turn at
full rudder angle?

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The auxiliary steering gear
shall be capable of putting
the rudder over from 15
deg on one side to 15 deg
on the other side in not
1576 28 seconds 60 seconds 38 seconds 15 seconds
more than _________ at its
seagoing draft and service
speed of 7 knots or half of
the maximum ahead speed
whichever is greater.
the compass
At the moment of impact heading and
the Nationality of cargo damage on the Nationality of
1577 of collision, the following approximate
the crew the other ship the other vessel angle between
should be noted:
the two ships
The use of an anchor to the sign of a to be used only
good
1578 assist in turning in seamanship
a last resort novice with a single-
restricted waters is: shiphandler screw vessel
When proceeding with 8
knots and reversing to full I can find out The stopping
1579 astern, what will be the quarter of a mile 800 meters from sea trials or distance will be 8
stopping distance of your test on my own ships length
ship?
Most naval ships and some
merchant vessels are fitted
with steam turbines in
1580 full half fourth third
which the astern power is
equal to what part of the
ahead power:
to allow crew
to allow another
members and
In the event of collision in ship time to to allow coast
passengers to the colliding ship
calm weather, the colliding assess the guards to assess
1581 transfer from the must pull out
ship should generally remain damage or who is to blame
holed vessel to immediately
embedded: prepare to on the collision
the colliding
abandon ship
vessel
With rudders amidships and
negligible wind, a twin-
in a circular in a fairly straight
1582 screw vessel moving astern to port to starboard
motion line
with both engines backing
will back:
A twin-screw vessel moving
astern with both engines
in a fairly straight in a circular
1583 backing, with rudders to starboard to port
line motion
amidships and negligible
wind, will back:
An item of mooring
equipment used to maintain
or change the direction of a
1584 Fairlead Topping wire Windlass Panting
rope or wire in order to
provide a straight lead to
winch drum.

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toward the
center of the
For the deepest water river just before
toward the
when rounding a bend in a the bend, then toward the inside in the river's
1585 outside of the
river, you should navigate change course of the bend center
bend
your vessel: for the river's
center after the
bend
How many turns of wire
normally mark either side
1586 7 turns 3 turns 2 turns 6 turns
of the shackle 105 fathoms
from the anchor?
The capability of towing
vessel is BEST measured by
1587 maneuverability, towrope pull propeller design stability displacement
horsepower, bollard pull
and:
From the point where the
rudder is put over to any
point on the turning circle,
1588 transfer kick advance head reach
the distance a vessel
moves parallel to the
original course is known as:
either trimmed
Before entering an ice trimmed down trimmed down
1589 on an even keel by the head or
area, the ship should be: by the head by the stern
the stern
When approaching
squadrons, convoys,
Stop your vessel
aircraft carriers under way Adopt early Turn reciprocal
as soon as you None of the
1590 or at anchor, and other measures to keep to your original
out of the way
see them choices is correct
warships at sea, what course
approaching
precautions would you
take?
use as little
use as much
consider steering rudder as advise his relief
When steering a vessel, a rudder as possible
1591 a vessel a highly possible to keep of the course
good helmsman does NOT: to keep the vessel
responsible job the vessel on on course being steered
course
The tendency of a vessel
being attracted bodily
1592 Bank suction squat Veering Bow cushion
towards the bank is known
as:
When maneuvering and you Do sternway then
Wheel hard over Wheel hard over Wheel hard over
1593 like to make short turning wheel hard over
slow ahead full ahead half ahead
point, what should you do? full ahead
with the current
The best time to work a boat when the wind is with a cross
1594 setting against at slack water
into a slip is: against you current
you
The helmsman should before the while the before executing while executing
1595
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Over what length of time a
diesel powered vessel
1596 should be slowed down 1 hour 4 hours 20 minutes 10 minutes
from full sea-speed to
maneuvering speed?
You are drifting with a
loaded VLCC in open sea.
You can change You can trim the You can apply
1597 Can you do anything to No
the angle of heel ship by the stern rudder
change your direction and
rate of drift?
Your engine is going astern
and you pick-up sternway.
The rudder is amidships You stern will be You will change
You will change You will go
1598 and you are operating on a pushed to heading to
heading to port starboard straight astern
single, right-handed fixed starboard
screw. How will your ship
react?
You are on a large vessel
You may lose The stern will You will probably The stern will
fitted with a right-handed rudder control immediately slew have full immediately slew
controllable-pitch until the ship's to port due to directional to starboard due
1599 propeller. When making speed has
dropped to unbalanced control to unbalanced
large speed changes while
correspond to forces acting on throughout the forces acting on
decreasing pitch, which
propeller speed. the propeller. speed change. the propeller.
statement is TRUE?
A twin screw vessel is
easier to maneuver than
single-screw vessel with
Permits the Can suck the Can return
the engines half ahead. If Generates more
1600 rudder to move water away from without using her
there is no wind or current power rudder
faster the rudder
and the rudder is
amidships, which of the
following will happen?
How many degrees is the
limit to avoid stalled
1601 35 degrees 15 degrees 25 degrees 45 degrees
condition in a rudder
angle?
What is the frequency of
checking the steering gear 6 hours before 12 hours before 1 hour before 3 hours before
1602
and its auxiliaries prior to departure departure departure departure
departure?
If a ship of 15,000 tons
deadweight fitted with
steam turbine has an
1603 8 knots 16 knots 12 knots 4 knots
astern power of 60,000
knot tons, what is speed of
the ship?
In anchoring, using the
scope of 6, determine the
1604 number of shackles to be 5 shackles 7.5 shackles 6.5 shackles 4 shackles
used if the depth of water
is 35 meters?

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The length of mild steel
cable to use in meters
maybe taken as
approximately 25 times the
1605 9.7 shackles 6.7 shackles 8.7 shackles 7.7 shackles
square root of the depth of
the water in meters, thus
for 90 meters depth the
chain, to be laid out is?
The anchor's holding dependent upon
7 - 8 times the 9 - 10 times the 5 - 6 times the
1606 power in tons on good the size of the
anchor's weight anchor's weight anchor's weight
anchoring ground is about: vessel
When using anchor on
conventional mooring
1607 buoy, anchor shots on the 8 shackles 7 shackles 10 shackles 9 shackles
bottom should not be less
than:
Which statement
A fully loaded
concerning the handling A fully loaded A light vessel
vessel will be A light vessel will
characteristics of a fully vessel will loses more
1608 slower to be more affected
loaded vessel as compared maintain her rudder effect in by the wind.
respond to the
with those of a light vessel headway further. shallow water.
engines.
is FALSE?
about one-third of about two-thirds
The pivot point of a vessel
the vessel's of the vessel's
1609 when going ahead is at the hawsepipe at the bow
length from the length from the
located: bow bow
In ship handling as the
beam of the vessel
Remains the
1610 increase for a given length , Decreases Accelerates Increases
same
it is apparent that
directional stability:
How will you act if you are
helmsman and the OOW
(officer on watch) gives Alter course to Let the ship turn Don't let the ship Don't give port
1611 turn to port
you the order: starboard to starboard rudder
"Nothing to
port"
anchor should be anchor should be
lowered to the lowered to scope should be
You are coming to anchor
bottom then the within 2 fathoms less than 3 times anchor may be
1612 in 8 fathoms of water. In dropped from the
ship backed and of the bottom the depth of the hawsepipe
this case, the:
the remainder of before being water
the cable veered dropped
When ship-to-ship Anchor watch
operations are being Anchor watch responsibility
responsibility Anchor watch Anchor watch
carried out at anchor, rests with the
rests with both not kept as duty responsibility
1613 irrespective of which ships vessels, each
discharging
officer will be on rests with the off
anchor is down, anchor with its own vessel (which, we
deck take vessel
watch duties are as watch shall assume, has
follows: its anchor down)

OIC NAVIGATIONAL WATCH


OIC NAVIGATIONAL WATCH
While approaching berth
without the assistance of
tugs, what is the usual Approach slowly Have both any of the
1614 stand by engine
precautions made by pilot with safe speed anchors ready choices
to make sure that your
vessel is in safe situation?
A ship turns around a point
called the 'pivot point'. At about 1/4 of At ab