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1. A wire rope that has been over strained will show __________.

 
 
 
 

2. A wooden float placed between a ship and a dock to prevent damage to both is called a __________.

 
 
 
 

3. A wooden plug fitted tightly in the vent of a damaged tank may prevent the tank from __________.

 
 
 
 

4. Aboard ship, vertical flat plates running transversely and connecting the vertical keel to the margin plates are called __________.

 
 
 
 

5. According to 33 CFR, on board which type of vessel described below is required to maintain Part II (Cargo/Ballast Operations) of the Oil Record Book?

 
 
 
 

6. According to Pollution Prevention Regulations (33CFR), after every designated operation, the Oil Record Book is to be signed by ________.

 
 
 
 

7. According to Pollution Prevention Regulations (33CFR), each completed page in the Oil Record Book is to be signed by ________.

 
 
 
 

8. According to regulations when, if ever, may cargo hatches on Great Lakes vessels, with more than 6 feet of freeboard, be left uncovered or open while the vessel is being navigated?

 
 
 
 

9. According to the IMO Code, what are the minimum number of securing points that should be on each side of a "road vehicle", whose gross vehicle mass is between 20 tons and 30 tons, when carried on Ro-Ro vessels?

 
 
 
 

10. According to the IMO Code, what are the minimum number of securing points that should be on each side of a "road vehicle", whose gross vehicle mass is between 3.5 Tons and 20 Tons, when carried on Ro-Ro vessels?

 
 
 
 

11. According to the IMO Code, what are the minimum number of securing points that should be on each side of a "road vehicle", whose gross vehicle mass is between 3.5 tons and 20 tons, when carried on Ro-Ro vessels?

 
 
 
 

12. According to the IMO Code, what are the minimum number of securing points that should be on each side of a "road vehicle", whose gross vehicle mass is between 30 tons and 40 tons, when carried on Ro-Ro vessels?

 
 
 
 

13. Adequate horsepower is of great importance when a ship is navigating independently in ice. Adequate horsepower is generally considered to exist when the horsepower to length ratio is at least __________.

 
 
 
 

14. Advection fog holds longest over which portions of the lakes?

 
 
 
 

15. Advection fog, a common occurrence on the Great Lakes, forms when __________.

 
 
 
 

16. After a seaman is discharged, at the end of the voyage, the final payment of wages due must be made, whichever is earliest, either within 24 hours after the cargo has been discharged, or __________.

 
 
 
 

17. After an explosion, repair of emergency machinery and services should be accomplished __________.

 
 
 
 

18. After an IOPP Certificate is issued to an inspected vessel, how many other surveys of the vessel's pollution prevention equipment are conducted during the period of validity of the certificate?

 
 
 
 

19. After casting off moorings at a mooring buoy in calm weather, you should __________.

 
 
 
 

20. After each operation involving the transfer of oil or oily mixture, an entry shall be recorded in the Oil Record Book ________.

 
 
 
 

21. After having been pulled aloft in a bosun's chair on a mast, you must now make yourself fast in the chair prior to painting the mast. You should first __________.

 
 
 
 

22. After inventorying the Naval Control of Shipping publications you find there is no copy of ATP-2, Volume II "Allied Control of Shipping Manual - Bridge Supplement". You should ask for a replacement from the __________.

 
 
 
 

23. After riveting is completed, the joints on the shell of a vessel are generally made watertight by __________.

 
 
 
 

24. After splicing an eye in a piece of wire rope, the splice should be parceled and served to __________.

 
 
 
 

25. After your vessel has been involved in a casualty, you are required to make your logbooks, bell books, etc., available to __________.

 
 
 
 

26. All entries in the Official Logbook must be signed by the Master and

 
 
 
 

27. All entries in the Official Logbook must be signed by the Master and __________.

 
 
 
 

28. All handling and stowage of packaged hazardous materials on board a domestic vessel engaged in foreign trade shall be done under the supervision of __________.

 
 
 
 

29. All inspected vessels on unrestricted ocean routes must have equipment on board for testing an individual's __________.

 
 
 
 

30. All of the following records are usually maintained by the watch-standing officers aboard a vessel EXCEPT the __________.

 
 
 
 

31. All of the following steps are taken in starting a centrifugal pump, EXCEPT to __________.

 
 
 
 

32. All U.S. Flag vessels engaged in foreign trade are required to have a(n) __________.

 
 
 
 

33. All wire rope used in shipboard cargo gear must be identified and described in a certificate. The certificate shall certify all of the following EXCEPT the __________.

 
 
 
 

34. Allied Naval Control of Shipping (NCS) has been established. Which statement is TRUE?

 
 
 
 

35. An advantage of nylon rope over manila rope is that nylon rope __________.

 
 
 
 

36. An advantage of the modified Christmas Tree towing method is to __________.

 

37. An advantage of the modified Christmas Tree towing method is to __________.

 
 

38. An advantage of the modified Christmas Tree towing method is to __________.

 
 
 
 

39. An advantage of using chain lashing on heavy vehicles aboard Ro-Ro vessels is that it __________.

 
 
 
 

40. An alien crewmember with a D-1 permit leaves the vessel in a U.S. port and fails to return. The first report you make should be to the __________.

 
 
 
 

41. An example of a messenger is a __________.

 
 
 
 

42. An example of a modern anchor which has a stock is a(n) __________.

 
 
 
 

43. An example of an anchor which has a stock is a __________.

 
 
 
 

44. An icebreaker assisting a vessel through an ice field would display a visual signal consisting of the code letter "E" (Echo) to signify that "__________".

 
 
 
 

45. An icebreaker assisting a vessel through an ice field would display a visual signal consisting of the code letter "I" (India) to signify that "__________".

 
 
 
 

46. An icebreaker assisting a vessel through an ice field would display a visual signal consisting of the code letter "M" (Mike) to signify that "____________".

 
 
 
 

47. An icebreaker assisting a vessel through an ice field would display a visual signal consisting of the code letter "S" (Sierra) to signify that "__________".

 
 
 
 

48. An icebreaker may use the code letter "K" to remind ships of their obligation to listen continuously on their radio. This signal may be made by any of the following EXCEPT __________.

 
 
 
 

49. An icebreaker displaying a flag hoist which consists of the code letters "WO" (Whiskey Oscar) is indicating that __________.

 
 
 
 

50. An implied warranty of seaworthiness on the part of the vessel's owner lies in the __________.

 
 
 
 

51. An intermediate spring is __________.

 
 
 
 

52. An International Tonnage Certificate will be issued to a vessel when it meets several requirements, one of which is that the vessel must __________.

 
 
 
 

53. An IOPP Certificate on an inspected vessel is valid for what period of time?

 
 
 
 

54. An ocean tow is sinking in deep water. Attempts to sever the towing hawser are unsuccessful. Which action should now be taken?

 
 
 
 

55. An ocean towing bridle should __________.

 
 
 
 

56. An ocean towing bridle whose legs are of equal length, but too short, may __________.

 
 
 
 

57. An Official Logbook is required on which vessel?

 
 
 
 

58. An underwriter is liable for __________.

 
 
 

59. Anchors are prevented from running out when secured by the __________.

 
 
 
 

60. Angular motion about the longitudinal axis of a vessel is known as __________.

 
 
 
 

61. Angular motion about the vertical axis of a vessel is called __________.

 
 
 
 

62. Another name for coal naphtha that would appear on a dangerous cargo manifest is __________.

 
 
 
 

63. Another name for the garboard strake is the __________.

 
 
 
 

64. Any vehicle to be loaded aboard a Ro- Ro vessel must __________.

 
 
 
 

65. Anyone voluntarily surrendering their license to a U.S. Coast Guard investigating officer signs a statement indicating that __________.

 
 
 
 

66. Argon is classified as a __________.

 
 
 
 

67. As a rule, ships of most configurations, when drifting in calm water with negligible current, will lie __________.

 
 
 
 

68. As a ship moves through the water, it causes a wake, which is also moving forward relative to the sea. In addition to a fore and aft motion, this wake also has a(n) __________.

 
 
 
 

69. As a ship moves through the water, it drags with it a body of water called the wake. The ratio of the wake speed to the ship's speed is called __________.

 
 
 
 

70. As Chief Officer of a vessel underway, it comes to your attention that the vessel is, in some manner, unseaworthy. Under such circumstances the Master is required to take action upon receiving __________.

 
 
 
 

71. As defined in the regulations governing marine casualties a "marine employer" may be the __________.

 
 
 
 

72. As look-out, you spot an object 45° off your port bow. You should report the object as __________.

 
 
 
 

73. As Master or person in charge, you must notify the U.S. Coast Guard if an injury leaves a crewman unfit to perform routine duties for more than __________.

 
 
 
 

74. As operator of a 199 GT towing vessel sailing foreign, it shall be your duty to enter in the Official Logbook or other permanent record __________.

 
 
 
 

75. As seen from the tow, what should connect the leading ends of both towing bridle legs to the main towing hawser?

 
 
 
 

76. As the propeller turns, voids are formed on the trailing and leading edges of the propeller blades causing a loss of propulsive efficiency, pitting of the blades, and vibration. These voids are known as __________.

 
 
 
 

77. As you hold a piece of manila line vertically in front of you, the strands run from the lower left to the upper right. Which type of line is this?

 
 
 
 

78. As you hold a piece of manila line vertically in front of you, the strands run from the lower right to the upper left. Which type of line is this?

 
 
 
 

79. Assume that your vessel has just entered Lake Erie by way of the Welland Canal and is proceeding in a southwesterly direction. Which statement about the aids to navigation you can expect to encounter along the route is TRUE?

 
 
 
 

80. Assume that your vessel has just entered Lake Michigan via the Straits of Mackinac and is proceeding south to Chicago. Which statement is TRUE with respect to the aids to navigation you will encounter along this route?

 
 
 
 

81. At least one reinspection shall be made on each vessel holding a Certificate of Inspection valid for two years. This inspection shall be held between the tenth and fourteenth months of the duration period of the certificate and shall be __________.

 
 
 
 

82. At the establishment of Naval Control of Shipping (NCS), ships at sea will __________.

 
 
 
 

83. At the outbreak of war your ship is caught in an enemy port. Which statement is FALSE?

 
 
 
 

84. At the required fire drill, all persons must report to their stations and demonstrate their ability to perform the duties assigned to them __________.

 
 
 
 

85. Atmospheres laden with coal dust or grain dust caused by loading these cargoes __________.

 
 
 
 

86. Back-up wires on a towed vessel provide __________.

 
 
 
 

87. Barges and vessels are ballasted before departure to __________.

 
 
 
 

88. Battens are fitted in cargo holds across the frames of the vessel from the turn of the bilge upward. The purpose of these cargo battens is __________.

 
 
 
 

89. Beams are cambered to __________.

 
 
 
 

90. Because of the arrangement of the cell guides, the MOST important factor while loading containers is the __________.

 
 
 
 

91. Before a Master relieves a Pilot of the conn, the __________.

 
 
 
 

92. Before a tank is to be crude oil washed, the oxygen content in the tank must be measured at a position __________.

 
 
 
 

93. Before arriving at the first U.S. port from foreign, you must fill out a Crewman's Landing Permit for each __________.

 
 
 
 

94. Before being certified by the American Bureau of Shipping, anchor chains must undergo __________.

 
 
 
 

95. Before entering an ice area, the ship should be __________.

 
 
 
 

96. Before leaving port on an ocean tow, a tug captain should assure himself of all the following EXCEPT __________.

 
 
 
 

97. Before letting the anchor go, you should check that the __________.

 
 
 
 

98. Before loading bulk grain, bilge wells must be covered to __________.

 
 
 
 

99. A whipping on a fiber line

 
 
 
 

100. A wildcat is a __________.

 
 
 
 

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