4a. Show how to tie a square knot, two half-hitches, and a taut-line hitch. Explain how each knot is used.

Knots / Lashings:

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4b. Show the proper care of a rope by learning how to whip and fuse the ends of different kinds of rope.

How to Whip and Fuse Ends of a Rope (Video)

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View all the Scout rank requirements here. The list below is not all-inclusive, and most requirements are better completed in-person. The links below are provided for Scouts and parents to review while meetings and activities are suspended. The Scouts BSA Handbook is another great resource! 

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