California Wildfires Quiz

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California Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is thought to have started the Cedar Fire?
  • 2. 
    How many people died as a result of the Cedar Fire?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      15

    • D. 

      18

  • 3. 
    What caused the Zaca Fire of 2007?
    • A. 

      A boy was playing with matches

    • B. 

      A man got lost and started a signal fire

    • C. 

      Severe drought

    • D. 

      Sparks from machinery

  • 4. 
    How many acres were burned as a result of the Zaca Fire?
  • 5. 
    Which was not a cause of the October 2007 Fires?
    • A. 

      Santa Ana winds

    • B. 

      Lightning

    • C. 

      Drought

    • D. 

      Heat

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    How many people were injured as a result of the October 2007 Fires?
  • 7. 
    Which was not an area affected by the Summer 2008 Fires?
    • A. 

      Santa Barbara County

    • B. 

      Mariposa County

    • C. 

      San Diego County

    • D. 

      Foothills of the Sierra Nevada

  • 8. 
    How many acres were burned by the Summer 2008 Fires?
  • 9. 
    How many fatalities resulted from the Summer 2008 Fires?
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      15

    • D. 

      None