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Where is the hull of a boat?

A hull is the watertight body of a ship or boat. Above the hull is the superstructure and/or deckhouse, where present. The line where the hull meets the water surface is calle (MORE)

Why do boats and planes go missing from the Bermuda Triangle?

The planes dissappear because of strong electrical forces that cause the planes to fall down and sink into the ocean. The boats dissappear because the strong electrical forces (MORE)

Do you drive a boat or steer a boat?

A traditionalist would say that the word drive, when used in  a nautical context, has a bad connotation, generally meaning out of  control, as in "driven ashore," the curren (MORE)

Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

What is a mizzen on a boat?

A Mizzen or also known as a Mizzenmast is a trim or balance sail rather than one that has more driving force.
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Do boats have friction?

Yes, a boat moving on the water has some friction with the water and some with the air through which it moves, although very little.
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What are boats made of?

Construction materials for ships and boats is as varied as the jobs  the vessels do. Some materials used have been:    wood  metals, such as steel and aluminum  fiber (MORE)

Does a boat have wheels?

Of course they have wheels. but not 4 or 3 they have 1. And the wheel is to conduct the boat. so if you want to turn the boat to the right you turn the wheel to the right. and (MORE)

What does the stern of A BOAT DO?

The stern of a boat is the rearmost portion of the boat or ship.  The stern usually has a tiller or other steering device that helps  the boat turn, The stern might also hav (MORE)