Earthquake Preparedness Awareness! Trivia Quiz

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Earthquake Preparedness Awareness! Trivia Quiz

Earthquake is a natural phenomenon that can cause disasters? Do you understand how to prepare for an earthquake? Do you think you can pass this quiz? If you have ever been present for an earthquake, you know how scary it is. It is best to have a plan in mind in case nature strikes. According to this quiz, you must know the most significant danger indoors during an earthquake and other trivia about earthquake preparedness. Good luck with this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    While we cannot predict exactly when an earthquake will occur, we can take preventative measures (such as strapping high shelves to the walls) to promote safety and well-being.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Which of the following are the 5 steps to earthquake preparedness discussed in the safety presentation?
    • A. 

      Take first aid training; Prepare for the worst-case-scenario; Think ahead; Set up a network; If you build it he will come

    • B. 

      Secure it now; Make a plan; Make disaster kits; Drop, cover, and hold on; Check it out

    • C. 

      Hope it doesn't happen; Build a bomb shelter; Look around at the animals; Move to another state; Be all that you can be

  • 3. 
    According to the Seismology Lab at Berkeley, it is a good idea for Californians to get in the door frame during an earthquake.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Because local phone service will be disrupted in the event of a major earthquake
    • A. 

      Everyone should have a skype account.

    • B. 

      There is no point in trying to call anyone after a quake.

    • C. 

      Hand-written mail is the best way to maintain contact with others.

    • D. 

      You should have a long-distance contact and know their number.

  • 5. 
    Because falling debris is probably the biggest danger indoors during an earthquake, it is advisable to run outside as quickly as possible.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Which of the following should you do if you are indoors during an earthquake?
    • A. 

      Get under a table or desk.

    • B. 

      Use your arms to protect your head and neck.

    • C. 

      If you are under a desk, hold on to it throughout the shaking.

    • D. 

      If you cannot get under a desk, duck and cover along an interior wall.

    • E. 

      Face the windows so you can see what is going on.

  • 7. 
    According to the video, who will win - you or the brick?
    • A. 

      You

    • B. 

      The Brick

  • 8. 
    As a result of this safety presentation, what is one action that you intend to take to promote your own earthquake preparedness?
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