Safe Boating Week 2018 – Test #1 Answers

*Correct answers in red. 


QUESTION 1

The single white light on a vessel means you are seeing

A. its sternlight

B. a power-driven vessel less than 12 meters long

C. a vessel under oars

D. any of the above √


QUESTION 2

Direction can be determined on a Mercator chart by using the

A. direction scale

B. variation

C. compass rose √

D. chart block


QUESTION 3

A hazard can be created in jet-drive boats by

A. hull vibration

B. debris caught in the intake √

C. corrosion

D. slow reaction time caused by jet propulsion