Seamanship Quiz

Welcome to your Seamanship Quiz

Who gives way A or B?

Marine forecasts use many terms which have specific meanings.
What is meant by the expression "Imminent ” in a
Shipping Forecast?
BBC Radio broadcast of weather reports and forecasts for the seas around the coasts of the British Isles. It is produced by the Met Office and broadcast by BBC Radio 4 on behalf of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency.There are four broadcasts per day.

At what time is the 3rd shipping forecast?

What kind of clouds are these?

What is the light colour and sequence?

Weather System in the northern hemisphere.

seamanship courses


Sternlight means a white light placed as nearly as practicable at the stern showing an unbroken light over an arc of the horizon of degrees.

If two power-driven vessels are approaching each other HEAD ON, what must happen to prevent a collision?

What does SOLAS stand for?

Power-driven vessel intending to overtake another power-driven vessel shall indicate her intention by the following signals on her whistle: Two short blast to mean "I intend to overtake you on your.  

Name The Rule?

Every vessel shall at all times maintain a proper look-out by sight and hearing as well as by all available means appropriate in the prevailing circumstances and conditions so as to make a full appraisal of the situation and or the risk of collision.

Name the Navigation symbol. C?

The magnetic compass can be affected by nearby electrical equipment of ferrous masses that deflect the compass card away from magnetic north. This effect is called?
True or False

In the northern hemisphere, a wind is said to veer when it shifts to blow from more anti-clockwise direction and to back if shifts to blow from a direction more clockwise.

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