Canoes & Kayaks Test

  1. The most important safety precaution you can take while paddling is to:

  2. When you find yourself in front or in the path of a powerboat, the best and safest course of action is to:

  3. While paddling, in order to avoid unnecessary capsizing, what is the best procedure to take when a wave from another vessel or the wind is headed your direction?

  4. Which of the following statements is incorrect regarding safe use of a canoe or kayak at night?

  5. Which of the following statements is true as it pertains to preparing for your paddling trip?

  6. What is the purpose of buoys, markers, and lights that you may encounter on your paddling journey?

  7. What is the safe and proper way to board a canoe or kayak?

  8. Why is it important to wear proper footwear when paddling?

  9. Which of the following statements is incorrect regarding the risk of hypothermia while paddling?

  10. In the case of capsizing, which of the following is recommended and safe procedure?