Engineer Officers gain experience through looking after the ship’s main engines during their watch and by checking, maintaining, and repairing the numerous components of the engine room. Their experience in marine engineering can be accessed through taking the following nautical trivia quiz.
Marine engineering is a vast subject; I served my apprenticeship as a marine fitter, then spent many years at sea as a ship’s engineer before retiring after nearly fifty years. I am still learning through keeping up to date through various publications and the Internet. I hope the following quiz will add to your experience in marine engineering.