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Combination of questions from all the basic sailing theories

Test Summary

  • 5 Questions in a Test
  • 120 Average Time
  • 1891 Tests Taken
  • 81% Average Score
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Example Questions

  • Q. Which of the following describes the sailing term "Windward"?
  • Q. Which of the following sailing terms is described as "Used to steer the boat through the water"?
  • Q. Which of the following describes the sailing term "Leech"?
  • Q. Which of the following images correctly identifies the forces applied to a boat when travelling upwind?
  • Q. Lift is a force generated by the air travelling faster around the outside of the sail than the inside. True or False?
  • Q. The following describes which part of a sail "Front leading edge of a sail"?
  • Q. Which of the following sailing terms is described as "A horizontal spar attached to the aft of the mast just below the sail."?
  • Q. Which of the following sailing terms is described as "Performs the same job as the Forestay but is attached to the stern of the boat as opposed to the bow"?
  • Q. The following image identifies which part of a sail?
  • Q. A starboard tack is when the wind is coming from the port side of the vessel?