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Sailaway - Questionnaire - First Part - Manoeuvres

  First Part - Manoeuvres  
 
  Is this sailing vessel ready to tack ?  
 
 
  Yes.
  No.
 

  How do you coil a sheet around a winch ?  
 
 
  anticlockwise
  clockwise
 

  To lower the traveller of the mainsail will make the vessel  
 
 
  bear away
  luff up
 

  To give a slant to the mainsheet you have to  
 
  ease the mainsheet
  tighten the clew outhaul
  pull in the backstay
  ease the boom vang
 

  A spring is  
 
  a warp
  a sheet
  a halyard
  a strap
 

  What do you check immediately after having started the engine ?  
 
  Whether the tension of the driving belt is adjusted properly.
  Whether the oil level is correct.
  Whether water is coming out of the exhaust.
 

  What is the main disadvantage of a bowline ?  
 
  That it is difficult to untie after having been under load for some time.
  A bowline cannot be untied under load.
  It slides.
 

  What course should you sail to reef while navigating ?  
 
  Head to wind.
  Beam reach.
  Training run.
  Close hauled course.
 

  When tacking the sail you mainly work with is the  
 
  mainsail
  spinnaker
  headsail
 

  When gybing you pull in the mainsheet completely ...  
 
  No.
  Yes.