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  A vessel sailing beam reach port tack has right of way according to the rules when encountering  
 
  a sailing vessel sailing a training run course starboard tack.
  a sailing vessel sailing beam reach starboard tack
  a sailing vessel sailing close haued port tack
  a sailing vessel sailing a training run course port tack.
 

  To tighten the boom vang when you are on a close hauled sailing course is of no use.  
 
  False.
  True
 

  At what time is the first HW of Dunkerque on March 3 2001 ?  
 
  0003H
  0530H
 

  The degrees used to indicate a tidal stream give information as to...  
 
  where the current is going to.
  where the current is coming from.
 

  At what time is the last high water of Nieuwpoort on May 17 2001 ?  
 
  2225H
  2155H
  2205H
  2055H
 

  At some point our position was 5120'N-00250'E, during one hour we sailed at 050 at 4 knots.Southern wind (please include 2 drift). Now it is 1350H and today it's March 11 2001. At what distance have we passed the cardinal N Oostendebank-N ?  
 
  We're just next to it.
  The distance to the buoy is more than 0,2M
  The distance to the buoy is more than 0,4M
 

  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.
 

  Between 1000H and 1200H today, the barometer went up from 1009HPa to 1015HPa. What does that mean ?  
 
  A warm front is approaching
  Lots of wind
  The weather will improve
  It will rain
 

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

  When taking a compass bearing I will have to take into account  
 
  deviation
  variation and deviation
  variation