Category: Boats

canoe and kayak

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A canoe is an open boat while a kayak is enclosed by a deck.

A canoeist uses a short paddle with a single blade whereas a kayaker’s paddle is longer with a blade at each end.


rudder and tiller

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A rudder on a boat is a flat piece of wood or other material attached to the boat’s stern (back end). It is positioned vertically in the water and is moved to the left or right in order to steer …