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1

With the engine in neutral, outboard motors, stern drives and jet drives have ______ steering.
a) poor
b) good
c) excellent

poor

2

The sideways force generated by a propeller is called _____.

prop walk

3

Steering a boat at minimum control speed requires _____ of power.
a) no pulses
b) gentle pulses
c) strong pulses

b) gentle pulses

4

A boat will produce maximum wake in the ______ mode.

semi-displacement

5

A line running from a bow cleat to a cleat on the dock near the stern of a boat is called a/an _____ spring line and when you motor against it, the boat's _____ will swing away from the dock.

after; stern