As signal supervisor under way, you should
report all but which of the following incidents to
A ship in company putting up a signal
A casualty to a 12" searchlight
Maintenance to a 12" searchlight
The flagship executing a signal
Before becoming a Signalman supervisor, you
should complete the PQS for visual
Before you are assigned as a Signalman of the
watch, you should be knowledgeable in all of
the following subject areas EXCEPT which one?
Special meanings of flags and pennants
Procedure signs and signals
Being able to maneuver the ship for
During which of the following periods should
you slack off halyards?
Which of the following actions should you
always take if equipment fails while you are on
Repair the equipment immediately
Report the failure immediately
Tag the equipment out of service
Order repair parts
How often should you air your bunting?
As needed to prevent mildew
Permission to air your flags must be obtained
from what individual?
With regard to flaghoist communications, which
of the following actions is NOT indicative of an
alert signal force?
Hoisting and hauling down signals
Bending on flags correctly the first time
Speed in hauling up the hoist
Hauling down signals in such a manner
that they are allowed to stream to leeward
or over the side
When you are signaling another ship at night
using a 12" searchlight, what precautions should
Illuminating the ships bridge and aircraft
Pointing the light straight up
Directing the light off water
Signaling without the use of a reducer
You are aboard a carrier engaged in night flight
operations. The commanding officer wishes to
replenish at first light. If at all possible, what
equipment should you use to signal the AO in
What should you use as a formation plot to keep
track of ships in company?