Buzz·Posted on Jun 9, 2016Do You Know Enough Knots To Be A Boy Scout?Maybe you know them, maybe KNOT.by Anjali PatelBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Anjali Patel / BuzzFeed Pretzel Knot Correct Incorrect Pretzel Knot Overhand Knot Correct Incorrect Overhand Knot Silly Knot Correct Incorrect Silly Knot Simple Knot Correct Incorrect Simple Knot Correct! Wrong! Overhand knot This basic knot is the foundation for many other complex knots. Via Anjali Patel / BuzzFeed Anjali Patel / BuzzFeed Figure 8 Loop Correct Incorrect Figure 8 Loop Anchor Hitch Correct Incorrect Anchor Hitch Dropper Loop Correct Incorrect Dropper Loop Alpine Butterfly Loop Correct Incorrect Alpine Butterfly Loop Correct! Wrong! Alpine Butterfly Loop The loop in this knot is great for securing a carabiner when you're rock climbing! Via Anjali Patel / BuzzFeed Anjali Patel / BuzzFeed Bowline Knot Correct Incorrect Bowline Knot Perfection Loop Correct Incorrect Perfection Loop Gnat Hitch Correct Incorrect Gnat Hitch Eye Splice Correct Incorrect Eye Splice Correct! Wrong! Bowline Knot A simple yet efficient knot that's easy to tie and untie. It's one downside is that it can slip or come a bit loose when it's not attached to a load. Via Anjali Patel / BuzzFeed Anjali Patel / BuzzFeed Davy Knot Correct Incorrect Davy Knot Slip Knot Correct Incorrect Slip Knot Surgeon's Loop Correct Incorrect Surgeon's Loop Rapala Knot Correct Incorrect Rapala Knot Correct! Wrong! Slip Knot When you pull on the tail, the knot comes undone! Simple as that. It's great for when you need ropes that can hold weigh, but can also quickly be untied. Via Anjali Patel / BuzzFeed Anjali Patel / BuzzFeed Carrick Bend Correct Incorrect Carrick Bend End Knot Correct Incorrect End Knot Square Knot Correct Incorrect Square Knot Sheet Bend Correct Incorrect Sheet Bend Correct! Wrong! Square Knot The square knot, or reef knot, is a great way to tie rope around an object, such as a bundle of objects, a belt, or furled sails. Via Anjali Patel / BuzzFeed Double Fisherman's Correct Incorrect Double Fisherman's Blood Knot Correct Incorrect Blood Knot Hunter's Bend Correct Incorrect Hunter's Bend Albright Knot Correct Incorrect Albright Knot Correct! Wrong! Blood Knot A blood knot is a great way to join two lines together, such as when your fishing line breaks. Anjali Patel / BuzzFeed Double Overhand Correct Incorrect Double Overhand s Knot Correct Incorrect s Knot Ashley Stopper Knot Correct Incorrect Ashley Stopper Knot North Star Knot Correct Incorrect North Star Knot Correct! Wrong! Ashley Stopper Knot Stopper knots are great if you need resistance at the end of the rope while pulling it through an opening. Sheet Bend Correct Incorrect Sheet Bend Hunter's Bend Correct Incorrect Hunter's Bend Zeppelin Bend Correct Incorrect Zeppelin Bend Ashley Bend Correct Incorrect Ashley Bend Correct! Wrong! Sheet Bend The Sheet Bend knot is a great way to join two ropes that are different sizes.