You send a message by flashing light but you
You are in formation and you lose a man
do NOT wish the ships in the convoy to answer.
overboard; you should maneuver your ship to
What prosign preceding the call should you use?
pick up the individual.
Which of the following situations warrants the
use of the executive method of signaling?
A report to all ships that the convoy is
entering enemy waters
An order to assume plane guard
An order to refuel
An order to all ships to make a
simultaneous course change
What pyrotechnic signal should a ship fire if she
sights a previously undetected enemy
Two red rockets
Two white rockets in quick succession
Two white rockets in 1-minute intervals
Two white rockets in 2-minute intervals
To what individual does the master report all
defects in communications equipment that can
NOT be repaired on board?
The three-letter signal vocabulary in chapter 12
of ATP 2, volume II, begins with what letter?
What kind of time is used in all convoy
Greenwich mean time
What is the yardarm arrangement required by an
examination ship at night to indicate that the
port is closed?
Three fixed white lights
Three fixed green lights
Three fixed red lights
Three fixed blue lights
QUESTIONS 9-43 THROUGH 9-74 PERTAIN TO
SIGNALMAN WATCH STANDING DUTIES.
What should be your primary concern(s) as a
Always keeping a person available at the
Traffic handling and watch discipline
Keeping a close check on signal
publications in use
Which of the following requirements is NOT
necessary for personnel assigned as signal
Knowing watch standers duties in various
Being thoroughly familiar with applicable
instructions and publications pertaining to
Being proficient in all forms of visual
Being able to locate and use all radio
Under what conditions should the signal
supervisor conduct training for watch personnel?
On a scheduled basis only
As practicable under operating conditions
lmmediately after every signal sent and
When maneuvers begin and the pace is