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6 When your canoe encounters rough water (waves or rapids), it is best to: a) Kneel in the canoe. b) Sit in the canoe. c) Lower the center of gravity. Whether you sit or kneel depends upon the height of your seats and the width of your paddling station. d) Sit down on the bottom of the canoe.


7 Which of these is not essential for safety on a canoe trip? a) A ring buoy b) Grab loops or short lines attached to each end of the canoe c) Individual PFD, whistle and knife d) First-aid kit


8 You are canoeing a rapid. Which statement is false? a) If you see an upstream V in the water, there’s a rock below it. A downstream V indicates safe passage. b) The best way to get around obstacles in a fast-moving river is to steer around them.


c) You should paddle through rapids as slowly as possible.


9 The fastest current in a river is always found: a) On the inside bend b) In the middle of the river c) On the outside bend d) At the bottom of a rapid


10 What should you do if your canoe grounds on a rock in a strong current? a) Lean downstream and try to push the canoe off the rock. b) Lean upstream and try to push the canoe off the rock. c) Get out of the canoe on the upstream side and push the canoe off the rock. d) If the water is deep, jump out on the downstream side and try to pull the canoe off the rock. ¿


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