What Do You Know About Climbing? Trivia Quiz

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What Do You Know About Climbing? Trivia Quiz

When a person uses his hands, feet or other part of the body to ascend a steep object, he or she is said to be climbing. This activity is done for exercise as well as for sport. It's also present in emergency cases such as rescuing a fire outbreak victim from a building and it can also be witnessed in military operations. Generally, every human climbs one thing or the other daily, especially staircases.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The climbing ropes provide how many percent of the tensile strength?
    • A. 

      About 80%

    • B. 

      Up to 90%

    • C. 

      Less than 70%

    • D. 

      About 65%

  • 2. 
    Ropes used for climbing can be divided into how many classes?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      1

  • 3. 
    The main purpose of which of the following is to allow the rope to be locked off with minimal effort to arrest a climber's fall?
    • A. 

      Harnesses 

    • B. 

      Quickdraws 

    • C. 

      Carabiners

    • D. 

      Belay devices 

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is an item of climbing equipment consisting of a tied or sewn loop of webbing that can be wrapped around sections of rock, hitched to other pieces of equipment or even tied directly to a tensioned line?
    • A. 

      Ascenders 

    • B. 

      Rappel devices 

    • C. 

      Sling

    • D. 

      Harnesses

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is another name for Jumars?
    • A. 

      Ascenders 

    • B. 

      Rappel devices

    • C. 

      Belay devices

    • D. 

      Quickdraws

  • 6. 
    Aid climbing is mainly different from Speed climbing because of which of the following?
    • A. 

      Speed climbing is for speed 

    • B. 

      Aid climbing is slow 

    • C. 

      Aid climbing provides help for climbers 

    • D. 

      Speed climbing is the same as Free climbing 

  • 7. 
    What's the main aim of Clean climbing? 
    • A. 

      Measurement of rock heights 

    • B. 

      Seeing who can climb in a clean manner 

    • C. 

      Not damaging the rock

    • D. 

      Speed 

  • 8. 
    Which of the following doesn't leave a scar?
    • A. 

      Pitons

    • B. 

      Bolts 

    • C. 

      Slings

    • D. 

      Copperheads 

  • 9. 
    The first artificial climbing structure was constructed in what year?
    • A. 

      1938

    • B. 

      1939

    • C. 

      1940

    • D. 

      1941

  • 10. 
    Modern artificial climbing began where?
    • A. 

      United States

    • B. 

      Switzerland

    • C. 

      United Kingdom

    • D. 

      Hong Kong

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