Sea 1 Finals (60 Items)

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Final quiz


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  • 1. 
    What is true about a right hand lay rope
    • A. 

      The yarn is twisted clockwise, strand twisted counterclockwise

    • B. 

      The yarn and strand are twisted on the same direction clockwise

    • C. 

      The yarn is twisted counter clockwise, strand twisted clockwise

    • D. 

      The yarn and strand are twisted on the same direction counterclockwise

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Bowline on a bight

    • B. 

      Double bowline

    • C. 

      French bowline

    • D. 

      Hangman's knot

  • 3. 
    It is that part of a rope which leads through a fairlead, moves through pulleys or which comes first away from coil.
    • A. 

      Hauling part

    • B. 

      Standing part

    • C. 

      The end

    • D. 

      Running ends

  • 4. 
    The rope you use on your block breaks, what splice are you going to make?
    • A. 

      Long splice

    • B. 

      Back splice

    • C. 

      Cut splice

    • D. 

      Short splice

  • 5. 
    In laying a rope, what is the term use to fibers combed into long ribbons which are later twisted up into yarns 
    • A. 

      Silver

    • B. 

      Strands

    • C. 

      Fibers

    • D. 

      Line

  • 6. 
    A kind of rope lay which is also termed as Z-twist
    • A. 

      Sennet laid

    • B. 

      Left hand-lay

    • C. 

      Shroud lay

    • D. 

      Right hand lay

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Sheepshank

    • B. 

      Heaving line

    • C. 

      Sheepshank with reef

    • D. 

      Sheetbend

  • 8. 
    In splicing a nylon rope, what is the minimum tucks required so it can hold better
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      3

  • 9. 
    What lay is used for where the yarn is twisted the same direction as the strand?
    • A. 

      Senneth lay

    • B. 

      Shroud lay

    • C. 

      Eight strand lay

    • D. 

      Unkinkable lay

  • 10. 
    A kind of splice of splice used for making a permanent eye in the bight of a rope
    • A. 

      Eye splice

    • B. 

      Chain splice

    • C. 

      Short splice

    • D. 

      Cut splice

  • 11. 
    A type of rope lay which experience shows combines pliability, strength and has an ability to withstand chafe to the best advantage for all general work.
    • A. 

      Soft lay

    • B. 

      Standard lay

    • C. 

      Sennet lay

    • D. 

      Shroud lay

  • 12. 
    What is the direction of twist of a right handed fiber rope?
    • A. 

      Clockwise

    • B. 

      Counter-clockwise

    • C. 

      Downwards

    • D. 

      Upward

  • 13. 
    A method of joining ends of two ropes together by interlocking the strands
    • A. 

      Knot

    • B. 

      Hitch

    • C. 

      Bends

    • D. 

      Splicing

  • 14. 
    When manila rope was scarce, what was the alternate hard fiber rope?
    • A. 

      Sisal

    • B. 

      Hemp

    • C. 

      Coir

    • D. 

      Jute

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      Fisherman's bend

    • B. 

      Fisherman's eye

    • C. 

      Fisherman's knot

    • D. 

      2 half hitches

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      Masthead knot

    • B. 

      Tomsfool knot

    • C. 

      Jugslig knot

    • D. 

      Fisherman knot

  • 17. 
    The term used to describe the nature of twist that produces the complete rope.
    • A. 

      Lay of rope

    • B. 

      Seamanship

    • C. 

      Rope work

    • D. 

      Knot tying

  • 18. 
    What country produces the most of fiber from coconut to make a coir rope?
    • A. 

      India

    • B. 

      Russia

    • C. 

      Philippines

    • D. 

      Java

  • 19. 
    Part of the rope nearest to the eye, bend or hitch
    • A. 

      Bight

    • B. 

      End

    • C. 

      Running end

    • D. 

      Standing part

  • 20. 
    What rope lay is commonly used as mooring line?
    • A. 

      Senneth laid

    • B. 

      Eight strand lay

    • C. 

      Regular lay

    • D. 

      Shroud lay

  • 21. 
    What is true about a short lay rope?
    • A. 

      The angle of lay is less than normal

    • B. 

      The angle of lay is normal

    • C. 

      The angle of lay is more than normal

    • D. 

      It has an increased breaking strength

  • 22. 
    What rope lay is a four strand, right-handed rope?
    • A. 

      Senneth laid

    • B. 

      Eight strand lay

    • C. 

      Regular lay

    • D. 

      Shroud lay

  • 23. 
    • A. 

      French bowline

    • B. 

      Spanish bowline

    • C. 

      Tomsfool knot

    • D. 

      Double carrick bend

  • 24. 
    A type of rope lay which experience shows combines pliability, strength and has an ability to withstand chafe to the best advantage for all general work.
    • A. 

      Soft lay

    • B. 

      Shroud lay

    • C. 

      Standard lay

    • D. 

      Senneth laid

  • 25. 
    This is the term given to the method of preventing the ends of the rope from fraying or becoming unlay.
    • A. 

      Back splice

    • B. 

      Seizing

    • C. 

      Short splice

    • D. 

      Whipping

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