Do you know what are towing vehicles? If yes, get ready for this test and refresh your knowledge with the 'Towing Endorsement Questions Trivia Quiz.' When a vehicle has to be taken to another place by pulling it behind another vehicle (usually tied with a rope or chain), that is called towing. The quiz given below tests your understanding of towing endorsement and its rules and methods. So, get ready to test your knowledge. Best of luck to you!.
Provide a quick release of the hawser
"Gaff-on" a tow when it is coming alongside.
Attach a hawser to a tow that has no bitts or pad eyes.
Join two hawsers for lengthening a tow
It automatically maintains towline tension
It prolongs the life of the hawser by distributing chafing as the hawser is paid out and taken in
As tension on the hawser increases, more line is taken in by the automatic towing engine
As tension on the hawser decreases, more line is taken in by the automatic towing engine
From the ship's propeller when making up aft
From being overrun if making up forward
Hull damage while alongside passing the hawser
has great strength
Is very simple
Absorbs shock by stretching
Attached to an "H" bitt
Attached to a self-tensioning winch
Held amidship by a gob rope
Connected to a swivel
Take the wear should the towline drag bottom
Assure that if the towline is over-stressed, it will part close to the bridle
Prevent the towline from whipping should it part
Put spring into the towline
Here's an interesting quiz for you.