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  When the weatherforecast announces 'gale', how much Beaufort can we expect ?  
 
  Force 9
  Force 7
  Force 8
  Force 6
  Force 10
 

  On June 6th 2001 at 0945H we are navigating in front of Nieuwpoort. The current is pushing us to SW, when will the tide turn ?  
 
  1054H
  1144H
  1244H
  1354H
 

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

  For safety it is always better to close all valves before leaving.  
 
  Yes.
  No.
 

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

  The tension of the batteries should not go below  
 
 
  10,0V
  12,2
  11,8V
 

  By studying this weather map can you tell how much wind there is at the belgian coast ?  
 
 
  NW 15 knots
  SW 15 knots
  NW 10 knots
  NW 25 knots
  SE 15 knots
 

  At which sailing course will the apparent wind be at its strongest ?  
 
  At a training run course
  At a running course
  At a close hauled course
  At a beam reach course
 

  At beam reach, the depression creates a force which is bigger than the pushing/driving force.  
 
 
  False
  True
 

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