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  *** TEST GLOBAL ***  
 
  The unit used at sea for distances is the Nautical Mile which represents  
 
  One minute of Latitude.
  One minute of Longitude.
 

  When using an automatic pilot and you push the +10 button, the boat will turn ...  
 
  right
  left
 

  18 61,23' N - 061 13,76'W. Are these coordinates plausible ?  
 
  No.
  Yes.
 

  When navigating with heavy weather, you will be wearing a life jacket and a harnass. Where would you attach yourself ?  
 
  To a shroud
  At the chain plate of a shroud
  To the frame around the compass
  To a lifeline
  To a stanchion
 

  To go from a beam reach course to a closed hauled course, you  
 
 
  Bear away
  Pull in
  Tack
  Luff up
 

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

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

  We are at a East cardinal "D1" (5113,8N-00238,6E). It is May 15 2001 at 1145H. Norther wind and foreseen speed is 5,5 knots. What course will you indicate to the helmsman to go to Nieuwpoort ?  
 
 
  151°
  140°
  145°
  150°
 

  Our sailing vessel is navigating close hauled port tack at 60. The drift due to the wind will ...  
 
  consequently make sure our course is more towards the North.
  consequently make sure our course is more towards the South.
 

  What kind of tides do we have on May 12 2001 ?  
 
  Neaps
  Spring
  Mean tide