Camping Survival Techniques! Trivia Quiz

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You are on a camping trip with friends in the Spring. An unexpected storm comes up during the night and destroys your camp. You have no communication with the outside world and you know that no one expects to hear from you for 3 days. To add to the problem you are in a secluded area and do not expect rangers to check the area any time scene. How will you survive?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The storm is over, you and your friends have surrvived. What is the first thing you need to do.
    • A. 

      Start patting each other on the back and congratulating each other.

    • B. 

      Make sure your clothes arent torn and you still look good.

    • C. 

      Check each other for injuries and apply first aid if needed.

  • 2. 
    Everyone has been checked for injuries and any needed first aid has been applied. What should be your next step for survival.
    • A. 

      All the excitement has made you hungry. You find whats left of your food.

    • B. 

      The rule of 3s says you can go 3 hours without shelter - so you start working on a way to shelter you and your friends from the elements.

    • C. 

      You decide that if you and your friends can yell loud enough someone might hear you and come to your rescue.

  • 3. 
    Its dark. You and your friends have been through a huge ordeal and depression is beginning to set in. What can you do to provide comfort, security and lift everyone's spirits
    • A. 

      Lead your friends in a round of camp songs.

    • B. 

      Tell everyone to get some sleep and they will feel better in the morning.

    • C. 

      You build a fire, even if its small.

  • 4. 
    Morning comes. Being familiar with the rule of 3s you know that you are going to need water.  You rumble through the rubble and fine a satisfactory container for the water. Since there is a nearby stream you collect water in the container. The stream is a mountain stream so you and your friends take a good drink knowing you are safe from harm. 
    • A. 

      True - Water from mountain streems is always safe to drink.

    • B. 

      False - You need to purify the water before drinking.

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Knowing that you are expected home in 3 days and that you left a note as to your location, you suggest staying put in the camp until help arives.

    • B. 

      You and your friends pack up what little gear you can and begin the long journey civilization.

    • C. 

      You draw straws to decide who will hike out and who will stay.

  • 6. 
    Even though you arent expected for 3 days and you dont expect park rangers to come by any time soon. It is a good idea to build a large signal fire that can be lit in the case that you do see a passing air plane or helicopter.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False