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Use these questions to test your mates.

  1. What does the Papa flag mean?
  2. “To drown the miller” means:  lower the anchor; water down your rum ration, use the head, or drink too much
  3. A vessel proceeding to London, England, from New York makes an unscheduled call at the port of Hamilton, Bermuda. What term is used to denote departure from the usual course?

 

 

 

 

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  1. The Papa flag means the ship is about to sail.
  2. “To drown the miller”  means to add water to your rum ration.
  3. Deviation

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