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The type of electrical system most powerboats use for starting, instruments, pumps and lights is a _____.
a) 6-volt
b) 9-volt
c) 12-volt

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Except for distress and safety calls, when contacting the U.S. Coast Guard on a marine VHF radio, the preferred channel to use is _____.
a) 16
b) 22A
c) 71

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When a person of vessel is in grave and imminent danger; the VHF distress call is preceded by the word _____ spoken three times.

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Before using a manual or electrical pump on a marine toilet, make sure the raw-water _____ is open.

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Propane gas must be handled with care because it is _____ than air and can settle in the bilge.

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