Whipping is used to keep the ends of rope from unraveling.
The Square Knot is used for tying packages, for tying shoelaces that have broke, and is used as a finish knot at the end of lashings.
A Figure Eight Knot is used as a stopper knot at the end of a rope, and can be used for hand holds on a climbing rope, also used to decorate the end of a rope.
The Bowline Knot is a loop that can be used to tie a boat up, it can also be used to lift people out of holes pits or sides of cliffs.
The Clove Hitch is used as a quick way to attach rope to a post and is the starting knot used for lashing.
A Taut Line Hitch is used to secure loads in pickups or to tie tent guide lines.
A Sheet Bend is used to tie ropes of unequal sizes together.
A Two Half Hitch knot is used to tie rope to trees or a boat or to ties rope to a metal ring, hook or loop.
The Sheep Shank is used to shorten rope, and to take the slack out of line.
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