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WHAT FLAG IS USED FOR DIVERS OVER THE SIDE?
CODE ALPHA
WHAT IS THE BRAVO FLAG USED FOR?
FUEL AND AMMUNITION
WHAT DOES IT MEAN WHEN BRAVO IS PLACED AT THE DIP? CLOSED UP?
WHEN AT THE DIP IT MEANS THAT WE HAVE TEMPORARILY STOPPED RECIEVING FUEL. CLOSED UP MEANS THAT FUEL IS BEING TRANSFERRED.
WHAT FLAG WOULD BE USED FOR A MAN OVERBOARD?
OSCAR
WHAT FLAG WOULD BE USED FOR PERSONNEL WORKING ALOFT?
KILO
WHAT FLAG WOULD BE USED FOR HERO CONDITIONS?
LIMA
WHAT IS THE ROMEO FLAG USED FOR? EXPLAIN HOW IT IS USED DURING UNREPS.
ROMEO IS USED FOR UNREPS. IT IS PLACED AT THE DIP ON THE RECEIVING SHIP WHEN IT IS PREPARING TO COME ALONGSIDE AND HAULED UP WHEN WE ARE READY TO COME ALONGSIDE AND HAULED DOWN WHEN FIRST MESSENGER IS IN HAND.
WHAT IS THE PAPA FLAG USED FOR?
PERSONNEL RECALL
WHAT IS THE QUEBEC FLAG USED FOR?
BOAT RECALL
WHEN DO WE USE THE PREP FLAG? AND FOR WHAT?
PREP IS USED 5 MINUTES BEFORE MORNING AND EVENING COLORS. IT IS ALSO USED FOR UNREP. IT WILL BE AT THE DIP WHEN THERE IS A FIFTEEN MINUTE STANDBY AND CLOSED UP WHEN UNREP IS COMPLETED AND WER ARE DISENGAGING AT FINAL STATION.
WHAT PENNANT IS USED IN THE ABSENCE OF THE COMMANDING OFFICER?
3RD SUB
WHAT ARE THE 3 WAYS TO RECOVER A MAN OVERBOARD?
SHIPBOARD, HELO, AND SMALL BOAT
WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF THE LOW VISIBILITY DETAIL?
TO BE EXTRA EARS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR VESSELS THAT WE ARE UNABLE TO SEE IN LOW VISIBILITY.
WHAT IS ADVANCE AND TRANSFER?
ADAVCNE IS THE DISTANCE THE VESSEL MOVES ALONG ITS ORIGINAL COURSE FROM THE TIME THE RUDDER IS PUT OVER UNTIL THE NEW COURSE IS REACHED. AND TRANSFER IS THE DISTANCE THE VESSEL MOVES PERPENDICULAR TO THE ORIGINAL COURDE DURING THE TURN.
WHAT IS LATITUDE?
DEGREES MEASURED FORM NORTH TO SOUTH
WHAT IS DR? AND WHAT IS THE PURPOSE?
DR IS DEAD RECKONING? THE PURPOSE IS TO SEE THE HAZARDS THAT ARE AHEAD OF YOU.
NAME 3 THINGS YOU WOULD FIND ON A CHART?
LATITUDE, LONGITUDE, NAVIGATIONAL AIDS, DEPTH OF THE WATER, SHORELINES TO LAND
DESCRIBE SET AND DRIFT.
SET IS THE DIRECTION IN WHICH THE SHIP IS BEING PUSHED OFF COURSE AND THE DRIFT IS THE SPEED IN WHICH WE ARE BEING PUSHED AHEAD OR BEHIND THE INTENDED SPEED.
EXPLAIN GREENWICH MEAN TIME.
ZULU TIME
HOW MANY TIME ZONES ARE THERE?
24 TIME ZONES. THERE IS NO JULIET. MIKE AND YANKEE SHARE A TIME ZONE.
WHAT IS VARIATION?
IT INDICATES THE DIRECTION OF MAGNETIC NORTH FROM TRUE NORTH
WHAT IS DEVIATION?
INDICATES THE DIRECTION IN WHICH THE NORTHERN END OF THE COMPASS CARD IS OFFSET FROM MAGNETIC NORTH
EXPLAIN IALA A/B BUOYAGE SYSTEM.
IALA A IS GREEN RIGHT RETURNING MOST OF ASIA, AUSTRALIA, AND NEW ZEALAND. IALA B IS RED RIGHT RETURNING JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, PHILLIPINES, NORTH, SOUTH, AND CENTRAL AMERICA USE THIS.
WHAT IS THE CARDINAL SYSTEM?
NORTH IS 000, EAST IS 090, SOUTH IS 180, AND WEST IS 270.
WHAT ARE SOME WAYS OF OBTAINING A FIX?
-CELESTIAL/VISUAL.
-ELECTRONIC WHICH INCLUDES RADAR NAVIGATION
-DEAD RECKONING
WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF RANGE AND CHANNEL MARKERS?
THEY HELP NAVIGATE THROUGH CHANNELS
WHAT DAY SHAPE IS SHOWN FOR ANCHORAGE?
ONE BALL
WHAT DAY SHAPE IS SHOWN FOR RESTRICTED MANVUERING? WHAT LIGHTS WILL DELAY FOR RESTRICTED MANUEVERING AT NIGHT?
DAY SHAPE IS BALL DIAMOND BALL AND THE LIGHTS FPR NIGHT TIME DISPLAY WOULD BE RED OVER WHITE OVER RED.
WHAT DAY SHAPE WOULD WE SHOW IF THE BOAT WAS NOT UNDER COMMAND? AND FOR AGROUND?
-TWO BALLS.
-THREE BALLS.
WHAT IS THE TELL TALE PANEL?
A PANEL OF ALL NAVIGATIONAL LIGHTS.
EXPLAIN THE PURPOSE OF A BAROMETER?
IT MEASURES ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE. MEASURED IN INCHES OF MERCURY.
WHAT IS PSYCHROMETER?
THE DRY AND WET BULB. USE TO GET AIR TEMPERATURE AND HUMIDITY OF THE AIR.
WHAT IS TRUE BEARING?
BEARING RELATIVE TO TRUE NORTH
WHAT IS RELATIVE BEARING?
BEARING RELATIVE TO HEADING O FTHE VESSEL. WITH HEADING BEING 000 TO 359.9 DEGREES COUNTER CLOCKWISE
WHAT IS DIW?
DEAD IN THE WATER
WHAT IS HEAD ON?
WHEN TWO POWER DRIVEN VESSELS ARE MEETING ON RECIPRICAL OR NEARLY RECIPRICAL COURSES.
WHAT IS CROSSING?
WHEN TWO POWER DRIVEN VESSELS ARE CROSSING SO AS TO INVOLVE RISK OF COLLISION.
WHAT IS STAND ON?
WHERE ONE OF TWO VESSELS IS TO KEEP OUT OF THE WAY WHILE THE OTHER MAINTAINS COURSE AND SPEED.
WHAT IS GIVE AWAY?
JUST WHAT IT IS STANDING CLEAR AND OUT OF THE WAY.
WHAT LIGHTS DO WE SHOW WHEN UNDERWAY? AND WHAT IS THE ARC OF VISIBILITY?
-PORT AND STBD RUNNING LIGHTS-112.5
-FORWARD AND AFT MAST HEAD-225
-STERN-135
WHAT LIGHTS DO WE SHOW WHEN ANCHORED AND INPORT?
ALL DECK LIGHTS, ANCHORED LIGHTS (JACK STAFF, FLAG STAFF) AND AIRCRAFT WARNING
WHAT IS A STADIMETER?
AN INSTRUMENT USED IN DETERMINING THE DISTANCE OF AN OBJECT OF KNOWN HEIGHT
WHAT IS A SEXTANT?
A DOUBLE REFLECTING INSTRUMENT FOR MEASURING ANGLES, PRIMARILY ALTITUDE OF CELESTIAL BODIES.
WHAT IS A CHRONOMETER?
IT IS A NAVIGATIONAL TIME PIECE SET FOR GMT TIME.
WHAT IS A BEARING CIRCLE?
IT'S A RING FOR THE COMPASS REPEATER TO GIVE COMPASS BEARINGS.
WHAT IS A TELESCOPIC ALIDADE?
OPTICAL MEASURING INSTRUMENT. QMS USES IT TO SHOOT BEARING TO FIXED OBJECTS.
WHAT IS A PARALLEL MOTION PROTRACTOR (PMP) USED FOR?
IT IS USED TO PLOT LINES OF POSITION ON A CHART. LOCATED ON THE BRIDGE AT THE QMS TABLE.
WHAT IS PARALLEL RULER?
USED TO PLOT ON A CHART.
WHAT IS GYRO COMPASS REPEATERS?
THERE ARE 16 REPEATERS THROUGHOUT THE SHIP. PRIMARY GYRO IS THE WSN-2 AND SECONDARY IS THE MK-27 LOCATED IN IC GYRO.
WHAT KIND OF MAGNETIC COMPASS DO WE USE AND WHAT IS ITS PURPOSE?
DIGITAL FLUXGATE AND IT IS USED IN THE EVENT THE PRIMARY OR SECONDARY GYRO IS LOST.
WHAT RADARS DO WE USE ON THE BRIDGE?
THE SPS 73 AND SPS 67 WHICH INPUTS INTO THE SPA 25G
WHICH RADAR IS PRIMARY FOR NAVIGATION?
SPS73
WHAT IS THE FATHOMETER?
A PIECE OF EQUIPMENT TO FIGURE OUT THE DEPTH OF THE WATER BENEATH THE KEEL OF THE SHIP. THE TYPE THAT WE HAVE ON =BOARD IS FURUNO.
EXPALIN THE GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM (GPS)?
IT GIVES YOU THE LATITUDE AND LONGITUTE. WE HAVE TWO TYPES ONBOARD. THE WRN-6 WHICH IS THE PRIMARY AND THE PSN-11 WHICH IS THE SECONDARY. THE WRN-6 FEEDS OFF OF 24 SATTELITES 21 OPERATIONAL AND 3 IN STANDBY.
Most types of flowers and trees: Birke, Chrysantheme, Eiche, Rose
usually feminine (die/eine)

except: der Ahorn, (maple), das Gänseblümchen (daisy), der Baum (tree)
WHAT IS THE PRIMARY DUTY OF THE OFFICER OF THE DECK?
THE BMOW IS IN CHARGE OF THE UNDERWAY WATCH TEAM.
WHAT IS THE RESPONSIBLE OF THE HELMSMAN?
THE HELMSMAN IS RESPONSIBLE FOR KEEPING THE SHIP ON COURSE.
WHAT IS PIVOT POINT?
THE AXIS AT WHICH THE SHIP TURNS...TYPICALLY LOCATED ABOUT ONE THIRD THE WAY AFT CENTERLINE OF THE BOW. OURS IS AFT OF THE PILOTHOUSE.