Ship Construction And Dsign 2005 Objective Paper

8) On a small passenger vessel the collision bulkhead is __________.

A) amidships forward of the engine room

B) just forward of the steering compartment

C) in the engine room

D) A distance of 5% to 15% of the waterline length abaft the stem measured at the load waterline


9) The fore and aft run of deck plating which strengthens the connection between the beams and the frames and keeps the beams square to the shell is called the __________.

A) garboard strake

B) limber strake

C) sheer strake

D) stringer strake


10) Camber, in a ship, is usually measured in __________.

A) feet per feet of breadth

B) feet per feet of length

C) inches per feet of breadth

D) inches per feet of length


11) A partial deck in a hold is called a(n) __________.

A) weather deck

B) orlop deck

C) shelter deck

D) main deck


12) The floors in a vessel's hull structure are kept from tripping, or folding over, by __________.

A) face plates

B) bottom longitudinals

C) longitudinal deck beams

D) transverse deck beams


13) floors aboard ship are __________.

A) frames to which the tank top and bottom shell are fastened on a double bottomed ship

B) transverse members of the ships frame which support the decks

C) longitudinal beams in the extreme bottom of a ship from which the ship's ribs start

D) longitudinal angle bars fastened to a surface for strength


14) Aboard ship, vertical flat plates running transversely and connecting the vertical keel to the margin plates are called __________.

A) floors

B) intercostals

C) girders

D) stringers


15) Frames to which the tank top and bottom shell are fastened are called __________.

A) floors

B) intercostals

C) stringers

D) tank top supports


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