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Q. 1) Situations: when you are entering TSS and found a vessel crossing from you are port bow action ?

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    take the series of brg if risk of collision does not exist the maintain co and speed if roc exist the i will give five sort and rapid blast, check nav lights, inform master,inform engine room,put helms men and still she is not taking an action then one short blasta/co to stbd if depth available or reduce speed

    Vinaykumar Tandel | | EDIT | REPLY
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      if the cpa matters , and collision cant be avoided by the give way vsl alone then i will alter other wise , maintain co and speed.

      Jude Buy | | EDIT | REPLY



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        Q. 2) What are the errors of sextant ?

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          INDEX ERROR
          ERROR OF PERPENDICULARITY
          COLLIMINATION ERROR
          SIDE ERROR

          Vivek Misra | | EDIT | REPLY
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            in addition there are some non-adjustable erroes
             graduation error,shade error,optical error, prismatic error,telescopic error

            Jude Buy | | EDIT | REPLY
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              Sextant Errors are of 2 Types:
              1) Adjustable error,
              2) Non Adjustable errors
              1)Adjustable errors:
                a)error of perpendicularity,
                b)Index error,
                c)Side error,
                d)Error of collimination
              2)Non adjustable Errors:
                a)Graduation Error,
                b)Shade Error,
                c)Optical Error,
                d)convex Error..

              Mantri Sridhar | | EDIT | REPLY

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                Q. 3) What is the visible horizon ?

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                  IT BOUNDS THE VISIBILITY OF THE OBSERVER AT SEA

                  Vivek Misra | | EDIT | REPLY
                    Arunkumar Moorthy
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                    bounding the observer field of vision at sea

                    Arunkumar Moorthy | | EDIT | REPLY

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                      Q. 4) What are errors of echo sounder ?

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                        VELOCITY ERROR
                        DRAFT ERROR
                        CROSS NOISE
                        TRANSMISSION ERROR
                        MULTIPLE ECHO
                        FALSE ECHO

                        Vivek Misra | | EDIT | REPLY
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                          velocity of propagation in water, stylus speed error, pythagoras error, multiple echoes, thermal and density layers, zero line adjustment error, cross noise, Aeration.

                          Arunkumar Moorthy | | EDIT | REPLY

                            Asked 1 time (Latest on 21-Aug-2011)

                            Q. 5) How do take a sight ?

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                              using instruments like sextant..with some simple navigational calculations...

                              Joison Joy | | EDIT | REPLY

                                Asked 1 time (Latest on 21-Aug-2011)

                                Q. 6) What are the differences between raster and vector charts ?

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                                  raster chart is the photo copy of the paper chart,vector chart is electronic form of chart

                                  Vikas Tiwari | | EDIT | REPLY

                                    Asked 1 time (Latest on 21-Aug-2011)

                                    Q. 7) How do take bearings when approaching a hourbor or berth ?

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                                      BY A FIXED OBJECT OR A SHARP BEND
                                      LEADING LIGHTS

                                      Vivek Misra | | EDIT | REPLY

                                        Asked 1 time (Latest on 21-Aug-2011)

                                        Q. 8) How do you know TRS has formed ?

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                                          SWELL
                                          ATMOSPHRIC PRESSURE DECRSIN
                                          WIND INCRESE
                                          LIGHTINING
                                          SATELITE IMAGE

                                          Vivek Misra | | EDIT | REPLY

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                                            Q. 9) Code the rule no1 & 38

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                                              CODE AS PER ROR... THATS IT..

                                              Mantri Sridhar | | EDIT | REPLY

                                                Asked 1 time (Latest on 21-Aug-2011)

                                                Q. 10) What is TRS ?

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                                                  Tropical Revolving Storms which forms in  Tropical regions. Northern hemisphere it moves towards north and vice versa in Southern hemisphere.

                                                  Shunmugasundaram Chockalingam | | EDIT | REPLY