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Sea Kayak Quiz


Compiled by Dave Brown



Question 1

Which of these is classed as an expedition sea kayak by P&H?

 
 

Question 2

What is the VHF channel used to call up the coastguard for a radio check?

 
 

Question 3

What do Pains Wessex manufacture?

 
 

Question 4

Where does the predominant weather pattern come from that affects the UK ?

 
 

Question 5

What is the translation of the term 'neaps' ?

 
 

Question 6

Which is the appropriate coloured flare for warning of collision?

 
 

Question 7

What is the NOAA ?

 
 

Question 8

What is Latitude?

 
 

Question 9

What is a tidal stream?

 
 

Question 10

What is an EPIRB ?

 
 

Question 11

What is the name of the Highway Code for vessels at Sea?

 
 

Question 12

What does the beaufort scale measure?

 
 

Question 13

What is weather cocking?

 
 

Question 14

Which area of the Sea on the shipping forecast encompasses the Isle of Tiree?

 
 

Question 15

Where is Lyonesse?

 
 

Question 16

What does XTE stand for in relation to GPS?

 
 

Question 17

What does the beaufort scale range from?

 
 

Question 18

Which of these is a Cetacean?

 
 

Question 19

Which of the following, in addition to the admiralty, produce charts?

 
 

Question 20

In which colour seaweed would you find the xanthophyll pigment fucoxanthin?

 
 

Question 21

What is chart datum?

 
 

 

 


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