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

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 Mar 27, 2018
1 of 18Choose one!
If something is located aft, it is at the _____ of the sailboat.
Front
Back
Base
2 of 18Choose one!
What do you call the front of the ship?
Driver
Bow
Starboard
3 of 18Choose one!
Port signifies the left-hand side of the boat.
False
True
4 of 18Choose one!
What term is used to signify the right-hand side of the boat?
Boom
Starboard
Direction
5 of 18Choose one!
Which of the following is used to steer a ship?
Rudder
Anchor
Leeward
6 of 18Choose one!
What is the oppsite of windward?
Bayfront
Leeward
Offward
7 of 18Choose one!
This sailing maneuver refers to turning the stern of the boat through the wind.
Jibing
Boom
Tacking
8 of 18Choose one!
What do you call the horizontal pole which extends from the bottom of the mast?
Rudder
Boom
Polar
9 of 18Choose one!
What body of law that deals with maritime cases?
Parliamentary law
Cryptography law
Admiralty law
10 of 18Choose one!
This means cease or desist from whatever is being done.
All Hands
Avast
Ahoy
11 of 18Choose one!
What do you call the floating object, which is anchored and aids in navigation?
Buoy
Anchor
Booby
12 of 18Choose one!
This happens when a ship or boat lists too far and rolls over.
Jibing
Cat O Nine
Capsize
13 of 18Choose one!
What do you call a crew member in command of a boat?
Coxswain
Lead Wheeler
Admiral
14 of 18Choose one!
This is an idiom for the bottom of the sea.
Bottom of the 9th
Davy Jones (Locker)
Ariel's landing
15 of 18Choose one!
Who is second in command of a ship?
First mate
First Lieutenant
Royal navy
16 of 18Choose one!
Where can you usually find food in the ship?
Galley
Flank
Founder
17 of 18Choose one!
Which of the following is a nickname for a Royal Marine?
Royals
Jollies
Captain's Daughter
18 of 18Choose one!
A land lubber is a person unfamiliar with being on the sea.
False
True
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