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  What is the strength of the current in front of Nieuwpoort on June 23 2001 at 1045H?  
 
  1,1
  0,7
  1,5
  1,8
 

  050N 13,453'N - 002 56,789'W. Could you confirm these coordinates are reported correctly ?  
 
  Yes.
  No
 

  What kind of warp would you use to leave a windward quai ?  
 
  a spring
  an aft breast rope
  a bow line
 

  After having calculated a course of 180 I want to give indications to the helmsman. The variation in the area is 10W. What do I tell the helmsman ?  
 
  190°
  170°
 

  What do you do with the sheets when bearing away ?  
 
  Pull in the sheets
  Leave the sheets alone
  Ease the sheets
 

  We are taking in a lot of water (leak) and decide to ask for help. We will emit the following message via the radio  
 
  PAN PAN
  MAYDAY
  SECURITE
 

  Reefing the mainsail  
 
  will diminish the tendency to luff up
  will increase the tendency to bear away
 

  What kind of tides do we have on Feb. 9 2001 ?  
 
 
 

  How would you answer the following call: "Sailing vessel in position five one degree one three minute north zero zero three degree four five minute east heading zero nine zero come in please."  
 
  Station calling sailing vessel Setra, switch on channel sixty eight, six eight., over.
  Yes, it's me over
  Setra Setra Setra calling the station, roger, over.
 

  On June 4th we passed the cardinal buoy "LST 420" (pos 5115,5N - 00240,6E) at 2030H and were on compass course of 100, speed over water of 4 knots and a SSE wind (take 5 drift). At 2130H, will I be nearer to  
 
  Oostende
  Nieuwpoort