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Fishing is an amazing activity to do during a camping trip! How many of these fishing terms do you know of?

 Apr 18, 2019

1 of 18Pick One!

Worms, minnows, insects, and crabs can be used as ___.
Bredo
Bait
Buffer

2 of 18This is a:

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Catfish
Trout
Beta

3 of 18Pick One!

A fisherman would want to "draft" when they:
Place their lure to dive underwater
Release their fish
Angle their boat to drift in the wind

4 of 18Pick One!

True or False: The livewell is a compartment in a boat that holds water.
False
True

5 of 18This is a:

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Fishing Rod
Hook Roller
Fish Hanker

6 of 18Pick one!

A ___ has the ability to slide up and down on the line rather than being locked in place.
Loop-sinker
Drop-sinker
Slip-sinker

7 of 18Pick One!

To signal that they have taken the bait, fish will ___ by pulling on the fishing line.
Stamp
Skatt
Strike

8 of 18This is a:

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Trout
Clownfish
Guppy

9 of 18Pick One!

If you're going to go "trolling" you are:
Fishing in populated areas
Purposely not catching fish
Fishing from a moving boat

10 of 18Pick One!

A ___ is a wire tied between the end of the line and the hook.
Leader
Lamentor
Ladel

11 of 18Pick One!

When fishing, every fisherman knows to wear a ___ jacket.
Life
Denim
Cotton

12 of 18Pick One!

True or False: Active fish feed heavily and strike bait more frequently.
False
True

13 of 18This is a:

Perch fish
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Salmon
Perch
Catfish

14 of 18Pick One!

True or False: By placing a weighted bait hook at the bottom of the sea you're bait casting.
True
False

15 of 18Pick One!

What is the "Creel Limit"?
State regulations for the number of fish that angles can keep or carry
Fishing while drifting with the current
Working a lure up and down in the same spot

16 of 18Pick One!

True or False: Bullet sinkers are shaped like cones and slide up and down the fishing line.
True
False

17 of 18This is a:

catfish
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Catfish
Trout
Zander

18 of 18Pick One!

When taking a safe navigational route, a ___ connects two bodies of water.
Lapond
Sand dune
Channel
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