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SHIP CONSTRUCTION (Trim and Stability) Quiz

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Category: MASTERS – SHIP CONSTRUCTION – Trim and Stability

The definition of transverse metacenter is:

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Which of the following statements is true regarding a stiff vessel?

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Category: MASTERS – SHIP CONSTRUCTION – Trim and Stability

A stiff vessel would have which of the following?

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The condition of a vessel that rolls slowly and sluggishly in a seaway would indicate that the vessel:

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The detrimental effect of free surface, as the displacement of a vessel increases, likely:

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Category: MASTERS – SHIP CONSTRUCTION – Trim and Stability

Free surface is not affected by the:

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A tender ship would have which of the following?

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Metacentric height may be considered an indication of a vessel’s stability:

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Category: MASTERS – SHIP CONSTRUCTION – Trim and Stability

What is Metacentric height a measure of?

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The distance between the line of force through B and the line of force G when a vessel has positive stability is called:

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Category: MASTERS – SHIP CONSTRUCTION – Trim and Stability

How can the initial stability of a vessel be improved?

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Category: MASTERS – SHIP CONSTRUCTION – Trim and Stability

What is the point to which G may rise and still permit the vessel to have positive stability called?

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The weight of the cargo in a vessel referred to as tender would be:

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Which of the following statements is true in regard to the force of buoyancy?

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Category: MASTERS – SHIP CONSTRUCTION – Trim and Stability

To maintain a stable vessel you should:

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