Sea 1 Midterm (40 Items)

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  • 1. 
    What is tonnage
    • A. 

      The actual weight of the vessel

    • B. 

      It's volume of all confined spaces

    • C. 

      The total weight of the vessel where 100 cubic feet equals to 1 ton

    • D. 

      Measure of volume capacity of the vessel in tonnes

  • 2. 
    What is common on derrick, crane, sling, blocks and shackle
    • A. 

      They are ship equipment

    • B. 

      Safe working load

    • C. 

      They are cargo gears

    • D. 

      Same breaking stress

  • 3. 
    You are a japanese ship owner and plan to have your vessel classified by Lloyd's register, in what country you are allowed your vessel to be built
    • A. 

      Japan

    • B. 

      Great britain

    • C. 

      Any country on the owner's choice

    • D. 

      The country on the classification society's choice

  • 4. 
    How was the formation of the IMO initiated
    • A. 

      By influence of the great britain

    • B. 

      By the voting power of the U.N.

    • C. 

      It was the idea of the international sea-borne

    • D. 

      Through a resolution submitted by shippers

  • 5. 
    It is the inclination of the stem line from the vertical of the vessel
    • A. 

      Stem rake

    • B. 

      Sheer forward

    • C. 

      Flare

    • D. 

      Keel rake

  • 6. 
    What is the governing body of the IMO
    • A. 

      The maritime safety council

    • B. 

      The assembly

    • C. 

      The safety committee

    • D. 

      The maritime safety management

  • 7. 
    How does the Lloyd's Register find or determine its lenght between perpendicular
    • A. 

      Drawing the aft and forward perpendicular, the distance between is the LBP

    • B. 

      96% - 97% of the summer loadline

    • C. 

      Drawing the midship part and divide the LOA by two

    • D. 

      96 - 97 meters from the midship part towards the fore and aft

  • 8. 
    Who may issue an International Tonnage Certificate to a vessel
    • A. 

      It's classification society

    • B. 

      The maritime authority of the country where the vessel is registered

    • C. 

      The IMO

    • D. 

      The maritime authority of the country where she is built

  • 9. 
    What is the term given to the support wire between the two derricks of a union purchase holding them tight when strongly secured
    • A. 

      Topping lift

    • B. 

      Slewing guy

    • C. 

      Side guy

    • D. 

      Preventer stay

  • 10. 
    How does an unclassed vessel acquire its safety construction certificate
    • A. 

      When the maritime authority approved the design as to the standard of ships

    • B. 

      When the classification society she choose is not a member of IACS

    • C. 

      Is she possess the requirements for a classification society

    • D. 

      If she possess sufficient strength for assignment of loadline

  • 11. 
    Which of the following vessel uses the traverse method of cargo handling
    • A. 

      General cargo

    • B. 

      Geared bulk carrier

    • C. 

      Partial container

    • D. 

      Gearless bulk carrier

  • 12. 
    You want to measure the extreme draft of the vessel, what are the references of measurement
    • A. 

      Base line / SLL

    • B. 

      Lowest part of the vessel and waterline

    • C. 

      Lowest part of the vessel / SLL

    • D. 

      Upper part of keel / SLL

  • 13. 
    What is the importance of a net tonnage
    • A. 

      It is the volume capacity of the cargo

    • B. 

      It is cargo carrying capacity of the vessel

    • C. 

      It can be one of the bases in determining the port dues

    • D. 

      It is where the displacement tonnage derived

  • 14. 
    What is true about butterfly derrick rigging
    • A. 

      Booms can be swing with the side guys

    • B. 

      Derricks from the adjacent cargo hold are utilized

    • C. 

      It has a lifting capacity of 30 tonnes

    • D. 

      One of the booms can be plummed on the quay side

  • 15. 
    Who can directly issue an International Tonnage Certificate to a vessel
    • A. 

      The country where the vessel is classified

    • B. 

      IMO as the governing body

    • C. 

      The maritime authority where she is registered

    • D. 

      The classification society who sets the standard

  • 16. 
    What statutory rules sets out the requirements for a minimum freeboard
    • A. 

      Classification society

    • B. 

      Loadline rules

    • C. 

      IMO rules and regulation

    • D. 

      SOLAS

  • 17. 
    What is gross register tonnes
    • A. 

      Measures of volume capacity of the vessel in tonnes

    • B. 

      It's the volume of all confined spaces

    • C. 

      The total volume capacity of the vessel in tonnes

    • D. 

      The total weight of the vessel where 100 cubic feet equal to 1 ton

  • 18. 
    What does the two letters painted on the plimsoll line stands for
    • A. 

      Initials of port of registry

    • B. 

      Initials of the owner

    • C. 

      Initials of the classification society

    • D. 

      Shipyard's initial

  • 19. 
    How do you find deadweight tonnage of the vessel
    • A. 

      By adding all the weights of the cargo, ballast, freshwater, machinery and provisions

    • B. 

      By subtracting light displacement from loaded displacement

    • C. 

      By subtracting net tonnage from gross tonnage

    • D. 

      By adding all the weights on board

  • 20. 
    Which of the following is one of the primary purposes of the classification society
    • A. 

      Issues a loadline certificate

    • B. 

      To make a vessel acceptable to international trade

    • C. 

      Sets out standards on strength of vessel

    • D. 

      Sets out the requirements for a load line

  • 21. 
    How are you going to make a rig putting a purchase to the disadvantage
    • A. 

      Standing part of the fall will be attached to the moving block

    • B. 

      The hauling part comes off from the standing block

    • C. 

      The hauling part should be secure to a strong point

    • D. 

      The hauling part comes off from the standing part

  • 22. 
    What derrick rigging are you going to use when a cargo booom can be raise to an angle up to 85 degrees
    • A. 

      Hallen universal

    • B. 

      Stulcken derrick

    • C. 

      Yo-yo

    • D. 

      Urion purchase

  • 23. 
    If you are going to draw the thumblehome, where will it start to be drawn
    • A. 

      From the bottom

    • B. 

      From the summer loadline

    • C. 

      From the loadline mark

    • D. 

      Only at the edge

  • 24. 
    You are a french ship owner and plan to have your vessel built in Korea and classified by French auhtority, under what classification society should you register
    • A. 

      Bureau of veritas

    • B. 

      Lloyd's register

    • C. 

      Det norske veritas

    • D. 

      Francois register

  • 25. 
    What is the purpose why IMO is created
    • A. 

      To develop unity among shippers

    • B. 

      To have control over the shipping industry

    • C. 

      To provide intergovernmental cooperation among maritime nation

    • D. 

      To provide rules and regulations concerning ship management

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