Sailing Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Words Do You Know?

Have you sailed through the seven seas?

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Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures
 Mar 27, 2018
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Question: 1/18Choose one!


If something is located aft, it is at the _____ of the sailboat.
Front
Back
Base

Question: 2/18Choose one!


What do you call the front of the ship?
Starboard
Bow
Driver

Question: 3/18Choose one!


Port signifies the left-hand side of the boat.
False
True

Question: 4/18Choose one!


What term is used to signify the right-hand side of the boat?
Starboard
Boom
Direction

Question: 5/18Choose one!


Which of the following is used to steer a ship?
Anchor
Leeward
Rudder

Question: 6/18Choose one!


What is the oppsite of windward?
Leeward
Bayfront
Offward

Question: 7/18Choose one!


This sailing maneuver refers to turning the stern of the boat through the wind.
Jibing
Tacking
Boom

Question: 8/18Choose one!


What do you call the horizontal pole which extends from the bottom of the mast?
Boom
Polar
Rudder

Question: 9/18Choose one!


What body of law that deals with maritime cases?
Parliamentary law
Admiralty law
Cryptography law

Question: 10/18Choose one!


This means cease or desist from whatever is being done.
Avast
Ahoy
All Hands

Question: 11/18Choose one!


What do you call the floating object, which is anchored and aids in navigation?
Buoy
Anchor
Booby

Question: 12/18Choose one!


This happens when a ship or boat lists too far and rolls over.
Capsize
Jibing
Cat O Nine

Question: 13/18Choose one!


What do you call a crew member in command of a boat?
Lead Wheeler
Coxswain
Admiral

Question: 14/18Choose one!


This is an idiom for the bottom of the sea.
Ariel's landing
Bottom of the 9th
Davy Jones (Locker)

Question: 15/18Choose one!


Who is second in command of a ship?
First mate
Royal navy
First Lieutenant

Question: 16/18Choose one!


Where can you usually find food in the ship?
Galley
Founder
Flank

Question: 17/18Choose one!


Which of the following is a nickname for a Royal Marine?
Jollies
Royals
Captain's Daughter

Question: 18/18Choose one!


A land lubber is a person unfamiliar with being on the sea.
False
True
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