|Q. How much anchor line should a 30 ft. powerboat
put out to anchor overnight in Potter Cove?
A.Actually you canít anchor in a mooring field, but generally 5:1 to
7:1 line to depth.
Q. What is the cause of most fatal boating
A. Operator error
Q. State law requires all children under what age to wear a PFD
when on in the cockpit of an underway powerboat?
Q. Thunderstorms form ahead of what kind of front?
A. Cold front
Q. Which type of approaching front generally has the most severe
A. Cold Front
Q. If you are heading to port after dark and see ahead of you a
vessel displaying two white lights one higher than the other, and a
green light lower, what is it?
A. Tug with a tow
Q. On a chart, lines of longitude are known as?
Q. You hear five blasts ahead of you at night. What does that
A. Danger signal
Q. What popular anchor for recreational boats is
good for mud and sand, but not for grassy or rocky bottoms?
Q. How big is Narragansett Bay?
A. 120 sq miles
Q. Cumulonimbus clouds are also called