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QUIZ 11: Interference near the start?

In a big boat series, Class A started their race in a light breeze. One boat didn't have a great start, tacked and was heading slightly above the anchorline of the race committee boat on port tack. When she was almost to the anchorline,  a boat in Class B came around the committee boat on starboard tack. If both boats maintained their heading there would have been a collision -- so the port tacker (in Class A) tacked and kept clear. This happened about 40 seconds after the Class A start (which was 4:20 before Class B's start). Did either boat break a rule?

The Class A boat broke a rule
The Class B boat broke a rule
Both boats broke rules
Neither boat broke a rule